Fashion

What Happened When I Went Nude for Mude

At the end of last month, I was looking through Instagram stories when I came across one from Jaz Moodie, an artist that I had recently started following. I was shocked to learn that her business account had been deleted for ‘inappropriate content’ and she was looking for bloggers or journalists to talk to about […]

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Music

Valentine’s Day Tracks

Whether you’re pining for that special someone or simply lonely and heartbroken, here are 5 RnB/Soul tracks to accompany your Valentine’s day. 1. Hello Stranger- Barbara Lewis The song which arguably made the film Moonlight. It is the oldest of the five tracks yet remains just as relatable and affecting as yesteryear. If the quintessentially […]

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Affairs and Opinions

Jade Hameister: Girl On Ice

At age 14, Jade from Melbourne, Australia, became the youngest person in history to ski the North Pole from outside the last degree. She was awarded the title of ‘Young Adventurer of the Year’ by the Australian Geographical society and has since used her platform to challenge attitudes towards women and girls, advocating a shift […]

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LEEDS

Leeds Guide A-Z (J-L)

A-C D-F G-I J- Jumbo Records by Saffron Ward Bringing together two of Leeds’ highlights – a love of music and an appreciation of all things vintage – vinyl shops have cropped up all across the city and even much loved eateries such as LS6 have embraced the 12” format (boxes of £1 classics can […]

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LEEDS

The Much Awaited Beyond Photography Exhibition Opens Its Doors

Experience an evening of art, food and music at Left Bank Leeds RightNow Studio invites art lovers and creative minds interested in exploring the world of post photography to its exhibition Beyond Photography, taking place at Left Bank Leeds on 24th February. The event opens at 18.00 and runs until midnight, with food and DJs […]

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LEEDS, Music

Barbagallo at Hyde Park Book Club Review – Valentine’s Day

It’s Valentine’s Day in Leeds and you’re alone – what’s the solution? You could hit up Tinder and find a date for a night of awkward drinking, or you could go somewhere where you’ll feel so cultured that you’ll transcend the need for a relationship, living completely off class and cool surroundings. This place is […]

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Fashion

LIPPY X LRFS – Meet the Directors

The expansion of men into high realms of fashion has been at the forefront of the industry in the past few months. Edward Enninful broke the boundaries of high fashion through becoming the first black, male Editor in Chief of British Vogue, creating a statement of diversity and a celebration of talent over traditional archetypes […]

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Fashion

Five Ways to Wear: High Fashion (LRFS x LIPPY)

Fashion shows- they bring to mind supermodels strutting the catwalk in gorgeous yet intimidating garments, a fantasy wardrobe you wouldn’t dare to wear. This week we challenged ourselves to make high fashion wearable, stripping away the wild hair and outlandish makeup and styling pieces in an everyday fashion. We got the chance to have a […]

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Affairs and Opinions

The Banning of ‘Deepfake’ Videos

The emergence of the advanced superimposing of female celebrities’ faces onto pornography videos is a new symptom of male entitlement to women’s bodies This week Twitter, Pornhub, and Reddit have changed their community guidelines to ban the non-consensual face-swapping of celebrities into porn videos. This comes after the emergence of some extremely convincing online videos […]

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Music

Lippy Review: Bongo’s Bingo’s

Bongo’s Bingo’s at Canal Mills is one of Leeds most sought after nights out, continually selling out every week. With the doors opening at the early hour of 6pm and the event ending at 11.30 it is a great event to go to before heading out elsewhere or a perfect night out option if you […]

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