Reclaim the Night

On Friday 20th April women across Liverpool united in a powerful protest against gendered violence in all its forms. As a committee member of the Feminist Society at the University of Liverpool I was given the opportunity to be a steward and on the committee for Reclaim the Night which is a night for women…

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Running with IJM

International Justice Mission are an incredible organisation working to fight against slavery. I have mentioned them many times over my social media, especially Instagram. But I wanted to have a post on here dedicated to the half-marathon I ran on 25th March in Liverpool. I raised £125 for them – thank you so much!  …

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A rare pair of Vintage Levis

A few weeks ago I stumbled across these incredible burgundy Levis. I was told in Pop Boutique Liverpool that they were rare find as they never get pairs like this. I wore them for the first time yesterday and oh my word, they’re the comfiest jeans I’ve ever owned. They’re not thick either which makes…

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Vintage Shirts

The classic shirt. Baggy shirts are possibly one of the cosiest and most comfortable pieces to wear. If I’m having a lazy day reading this is what I will opt for. I recently bought this forest green one from Pop Boutique Liverpool. The hour before I had been to a Just Love Liverpool lunch and…

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24 hour Stand For Freedom

In the early hours of this morning Just Love Liverpool completed their 24 hour Stand For Freedom. This event was done with the support of IJM (International Justice Mission). It is about raising awareness for the 40+ million people still trapped in slavery today. The event began at 8am on Church Street before moving to…

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Homelessness from Multiple Perspectives: an event by Help the Homeless Society

On Tuesday 6th February I went to an event run by the Help the Homeless Society at the University of Liverpool. It was incredibly significant as it was a chance to hear from and have an informal chat with people who have experienced it and also people who are working to tackle this issue. Jacq.…

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Sparkly Enough?

Alright so you’re probably thinking about your Christmas Eve/Day/New Year’s Eve outfit, right? Well, if you’re looking for classy and sparkly you’ve clicked on the right article! The Oxfam piece here is the midi-skirt with those fabulous gold stripes. The stripes are very thin, like a pencil line which makes them not too overwhelming combined…

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A Patterned Jumper Can Be Versatile?

I have a love for minimalist clothing. One of my absolute favourite looks is a baggy jumper over a long skirt and oh my goodness did I find an outfit that I will be wearing for a very long time. This jumper was from Oxfam on Bold Street in Liverpool. I have found some amazing…

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‘’Masculine Mystique’’?

Journalist Mark Rice-Oxley published an aricle for the Guardian on Tuesday 21st November which explores the vitally important issue that men also face oppression, not to the extent of women as Rice-Oxley highlights, but it has to be acknowledged if we are ever to achieve gender equality. This is such an important article to read in…

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