Instagram and SimplicityCity

Have you heard of the instagram page SimplicityCity? I have been following this page since I started an instagram for my website. Nicole Rice started out as an anonymous instagram and Vogue.com wrote an article on her after the page had attracted quite a lot of followers. The Instagram page is genius. Rice posts photos that she finds…

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92 Degrees Review

I basically live in 92 degrees – ok not literally, but I spend a lot of time there, a lot. It is 12.30pm now and I have just stopped by for a couple of hours before my next lecture on Modernist Literature. So, naturally I have ‘The Good Soldier’ by Ford Madox Ford with me…

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Photography in Laynes

As you may have seen in my review of Laynes Espresso, an independent coffee shop in Leeds, I included some photos which were taken by a kind gentleman who was a cameraman. I was close by and overheard them mentioning camera angles and shooting something – this caught my attention. I was writing a review…

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Review of Laynes Espresso

Whenever I go to Leeds I always stop by Laynes Espresso for a coffee. Today I went to Laynes to do some studying and (excitedly) visit the new extension. The exposed brick creates an urban vibe and the lighting is low which adds a relaxed yet sophisticated feel. The furniture is minimal which I absolutely…

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Malmaison Manchester

This post was written on my previous blog aminimalobsession, published December 27th 2016. On 23rd December 2016 my sister Emily, mum and I picked up my dad from the airport. He lives in Bahrain so he has flown back for the Christmas period. We stayed for one night in the Malmaison Hotel in Manchester and…

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