Style & Stuff Editorial
Toast some new furniture
This 1960s drinks cabinet is the type of delectable item available from homeless charity, Under The Bridge.
Milk? Sugar? Local landmark?
Powder Butterfly make items of pure joy, including this rather lovely crockery.
The best-dressed people in the world
There’s a new book out – What We Wore: A People’s History of British Style – that backs up my assertion that the people of the UK are, and have long been, the best-dressed mov...
Coming to Toon? Stay Tuned
Tune Hotels have cheap rooms on offer from Australia to Thailand, and now they’ve just opened their first place in England outside of London – slap bang in the middle of Newca...
Raptor t-shirt! At last!
Any savvy filmgoer will tell you that this lovely t-shirt was worn by Thora Birch in the 2001 film Ghost World. I’ve waited years to track one down, and now, woo-hoo, I have. ...
It’s a made-up map!
We wouldn’t use Lovely JoJo’s map of Tyneside to plot the best route between, say, Shiremoor and Gateshead International Stadium, but we would use it to find out where “Wor C...
Indie fans: time to button it
Award yourself your own badge of honour with the Indie Rock Button Factory.
Carving out a niiche for themselves
niiche (yep, lowercase ‘n’, two ‘i’s) is a north-east online retailer that supports, showcases and indeed flaunts the work of talented individuals and brands. Oh – and everyth...
Lingerie for the eyes…?
Love Me Sugar make luxury eye lingerie. Huh? (That’s posh facemasks to you and me…)
Base pleasures for the feet
According to many fashion gurus, footwear is going to be MASSIVE this winter with nearly everyone wearing something or other on their feet. And if you’re intending to go with ...
Fashion of the 21st century
Two volumes, 720 pages and 100 fashion designers who are shaping the styles of tomorrow. What’s not to love? (Answer: Nothing; unless you’ve got little interest in the “styles...
Art deco hair… How unmoral is it?
Call it the “new neat”; call it The Great Gatsby Effect; Call it style-writers-can-make-up-any-old-shit-and-some-dummies-will-take-it-as-gospel-truth, but art deco hair is bac...
Attention women! THIS is the modern world.
If you’re hankering after some of the sharpest mod-style attire you’ll find anywhere on the planet, then can we point you in the direction of the amazing Marmalade-Shop.