Tag : shopping

Bitcoin: To Classify as a Currency?

7 months ago / 0 comments

Mark Carney – the Governor of the Bank of England – has said that bitcoin has failed as a currency. Speaking to students at the London Regent University, Carney told students that bitcoin “has pretty much failed thus far on the traditional aspects of money. It is not a store … Read More

Window Shopping: Treat or Torture?

11 months ago / 0 comments

There are two types of people in this world: those that shop for fun, and those that shop for necessity. If you’re the first, you may well be inclined to argue that window shopping is a joy; a leisurely activity that requires no expenditure, provides all the inspiration you need … Read More

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: The student friendly gift guide

2 years ago / 0 comments

Most student budgets are hard enough to stick to at the best of times, and near impossible come Christmas. From endless socials to completely unnecessary Christmas party outfits, our bank balances seem to be ever decreasing. Buying presents is yet another unavoidable Christmas money-guzzler; however there’s no need to go … Read More

Trinity in UK’s biggest mannequin challenge attempt

2 years ago / 0 comments

Trinity Leeds shopping centre is to attempt the UK’s biggest mannequin challenge, inviting everyone from families to office workers to don their best Christmas Jumper and strike – and hold – a pose In Trinity Kitchen this Friday. Trinity will be hoping to publicly usurp its closest shopping rival, Manchester, … Read More

Student pop-up orchestra thrills Christmas shoppers

2 years ago / 0 comments

Saturday’s Christmas shoppers were treated to the powerful sounds of a Leeds College of Music pop-up orchestra. The students were raising awareness and funds on behalf of Canopy Housing, a Leeds based charity that works to provide homeless people with temporary shelter by renovating derelict buildings. The pedal-powered musicians played and sang … Read More

Seeing double: Hyde Park’s Sainsbury’s situation

2 years ago / 0 comments

A new Sainsbury’s supermarket opened on the 1st December on Royal Park Road, only 0.2 miles away from the 24 hour Sainsbury’s on Brudenell Road. The Brudenell Road ‘Sainos’ has become a student institution, dominating the student-packed Hyde Park area when it comes to big supermarket brands. Which leads nicely on … Read More

Your Christmas fashion fix…

2 years ago / 0 comments

You’ve made it. The longest semester is nearly over. Essays are being handed in and reminders of the Christmas socials you’d forgotten you’d paid for are popping up all over the shop. Then, a question. Can I drag out ‘the party dress’ for a third year in a row? If … Read More

The Depop Fix

2 years ago / 0 comments

Sarah Ashford- Brown tells you how to get your shopaholic fix – without leaving your room @itssophiexo is the perfect seller if you like extremely cheap clothes and going out. Her closet is full of great items, from Topshop to Dr Martens and if you message her, she will most probably … Read More

The ethical brands to follow

2 years ago / 0 comments

Monki  Fresh, edgy and unique, Monki is a youthful and energetic brand that ensures an ethical code of conduct for its workers as well as being committed to minimising its environmental footprint with their Monki Cares garments. Their motto is all about caring for those who work for them, and … Read More

What to buy if you’re a guy

2 years ago / 0 comments

Why fear colour? Here’s our five best buys.  Green Long line Bomber – TopMan- £50:  This green long line bomber jacket is perfect for this winter weather. It incorporates the classic ‘in style’ bomber jacket with the sophisticated long line length to keep you extra warm. The green/teal shade is also … Read More