Style & Stuff Editorial
The vinyl revival continues
Vinylize make high quality eyewear from vinyl records. I’ll say that again: high quality eyewear from vinyl records. Oh my! And there’s one optician in Newcastle – with that a...
Going BOLD with style
Italian sportswear firm Diadora have knocked together some beautiful trainers in their time, but their latest tracksuit top is also well worthy of note.
Dusty Duck wants a word…
The Washington Wetland Centre has an enormous amount of what I can only describe as “fun and educational stuff” going on over the summer holidays, and Dusty Duck is currently ...
Earn cash for eating chocolate...
The Brain, Performance and Nutrition Research Centre, a research department within Northumbria University in Newcastle, focuses on investigating how the things we eat affect o...
Neil Armstrong’s actual socks!
These space-age socks not only look rather fetching, but they have been specifically designed for space travel. Fancy that! (Note: not Neil Armstrong’s actual socks.)
Be the Coq of the north
French sportswear firm Le Coq Sportif are not the chicest brand on the block but their latest range contains some really understated beauties like these rather natty trainers,...
Hey! Let’s give Jaeger another look!
Venerable brand Jaeger has fallen on hard times of late, but it was – and I believe the term is – “snapped up” by Edinburgh Woollen Mill recently. Let’s hope those good times ...
I don’t mind if eyedoo
Not only do eyedoo offer very nice specs and sunglasses online, they also manage to help the homeless as they go.
Phew! That was a close shave!
Just when you thought that a new luxurious alternative to shaving gels, creams and moisturisers was never going to materialise, along comes a Durham fella with his Village Bar...
Scandi loveliness from KOTA
You can’t wear these award-winning cardboard lampshades but well-dressed homes are certainly sporting them in 2017. They’re available from KOTA in Newcastle’s Grainger Market,...
A new summer festival! Hooray!
A collaboration between Gateshead Council and the Jesterval Comedy Festival called Q Festival? I don’t mind if I do…
Feel the power of my disco jumper
That’s no jumper! That’s a sweatshirt! And a t-shirt! Still, feel that awesome power nonetheless.
This lot will crease you up
Is origami jewellery a whole new concept in jewellery? I rather think that it is you know…