Gap was founded in the 1960s and initially targeted at young shoppers, the name supposedly referring to the 'Generation Gap' in the 1960s, between parents who had experienced economic depression and war and teenagers who had grown up during the Golden Age of Capitalism. As such, it originally sold LPs alongside Levi jeans, promoting its stores as a cool alternative to wherever your parents shopped. In the decades since, Gap has expanded its remit to appeal to families, not just teenagers, with several Read more [...]
For many people, the only place to get married is in a church. A church wedding can be traditional or contemporary, elaborate and fancy or simple and sweet. And in Oxford you have a wealth of choice on offer when you are looking for the perfect place to tie the knot. If you dream of an Oxford church wedding, here’s what you need to know.
Step 1: Find a Church
It used to be quite difficult to find the perfect church to get married in but a new law makes it easier. Your first step Read more [...]
Sometimes it’s hard to find clothing that you feel both comfort and confidence in. Either you have to dress like a stiff to feel as though you have the power of confidence. For guess that can mean a red tie. For women that can mean the perfect pair of heels.
However, for most guys, a suit and tie isn’t something comfortable to wear. For women, heels may not not be the most comfortable thing to wear either. In fact, not all women can wear heels. Does that make them any less feminine or Read more [...]
When you read the word “Fashion”, what does that evoke in your mind? If I’m playing this game, I picture a thin woman with wide set eyes, full red lips, brown hair styled in such a way that would make you think What is that? if you saw it on the street, all gracing the cover of a magazine selling makeup and underwear. Fashion, in the commercial sense, is at once elite and for the masses. It’s an idea, the notion of perfectly novel and alluring beauty, that drives the millions to buy this Read more [...]
Did you know that money is one of the top causes of arguments in relationships? And, what’s more, studies have even shown that finance related tensions can increase the risk of divorce!
This may sound dramatic but there’s no getting away from the fact that money and financial issues can put an extra strain on any relationship – and let’s face it, they can be difficult at the best of times!
The good news is that Mrs Moneypenny from Channel 4’s Superscrimpers has some great tips about Read more [...]
Kitchens are crammed enough as it is, without pointless things that you have no use for adding to the problem.
A cluttered kitchen can actually have a negative impact on your mental health, according to Life Hacker, ‘physical clutter overloads your senses, making you feel stressed, and impairs your ability to think creatively.’ So if you want a clear mind and a clear home, it’s time to say your goodbyes and get rid of the useless items in your kitchen, that really have no reason to be there Read more [...]
Alright ladies, you have to admit that sometimes men just don’t know how to dress. Not all of them, of course, but there are a few that would prefer to wear a t-shirt and jeans to the opera. What do you do with them ladies?
There is one thing you can do to help the man in your life adopt a little style. That is to help him shop. You don’t need to pick out his whole wardrobe, but giving him a few suggestions on accessories and pairings won’t harm a thing and he just might learn something Read more [...]
House cleaning. For some people it’s a simple task that you do on a regular basis. For others it’s something they dread doing and simply wait until they have to. Are you one of those people that schedule your cleaning chores as though they are just a normal part of life? Or, are you one of those people that simply make a mad rush to clean house whenever guests are announced? Whichever you are, here are three things you just might be forgetting about when you do your clean sweep.
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To live a happy life, it’s important that you also live a healthy life. Feeling fit and in shape can work wonders on your quality of life and your mental and emotional health. Taking just 30 to 60 minutes a day focusing on your physical health can bring improvements in almost every aspect of your life.
However, it’s vital that you exercise in a safe way in order to prevent any injury or damage to your body. To keep you looking great while feeling great, here are some tips for avoiding Read more [...]
Online shopping is one of the most preferred ways to shop for many people around the world. With the advancements in technology and web operations, online shopping has become very popular. From mobile phones to clothes and from jewellery to shoes, almost everything that you want is available online. But a lot of people are wary of shopping online due to many reasons like safety issues, payment issues, lack of examining the product and other such reasons. But with a few tips and suggestions, you Read more [...]