Rebirth and Renewal Photo shoot: Behind the Scenes

For the print magazine photo shoot we decided on the theme of Vintage Renewal, as the idea of second-hand, upcycled clothing fitted perfectly with the overall Rebirth and Renewal concept of the magazine. With this in mind, Beverly and I headed to the various vintage shops dotted around Exeter a few days before the shoot to source outfits. The Vintage Store had the perfect selection … Continue reading Rebirth and Renewal Photo shoot: Behind the Scenes

Style Guide: Secret Santa Edition

Term has finally drawn to an end. We’ve survived the dreaded deadlines and now it’s time to wave goodbye to our beloved Exeter for a few weeks. Oh Firehouse pizza how you will be missed and Arena your renowned smell of feet and too much vodka will linger in our thoughts throughout the festivities. I for one am ready to return home to a heated … Continue reading Style Guide: Secret Santa Edition

In Print: Rebirth & Renewal

Our winter issue Rebirth & Renewal is now out & on sale at the Guild Shop (next to the RAM)! For your dose of colour injected into an increasingly dreary winter, grab one for just £2. Check out our fabulous photo shoot & behind-the-scenes post coming up soon! Also in the magazine: poetry, writing & reviews. In the meantime, Razz blog will be continuously updating over … Continue reading In Print: Rebirth & Renewal

Review: Cafe Culture Poetry Night

Cafe Espresso is a charming little coffee shop right next to Timepiece, so if nothing else, my visit to the Cafe Culture poetry event was worthwhile just for discovering the venue. I’d been to a few spoken word events in Exeter already this year but mostly with local poets, so I was looking forward to seeing what students would come up with. The Cafe is … Continue reading Review: Cafe Culture Poetry Night

Review: The Imitation Game

Photo credit: Optimum Screenings Based on a true story, the Imitation Game follows a group of men and one woman (played by Keira Knightley) who set out to crack the German coded messages during World War II. Acting wise, the film is almost flawless. Benedict Cumberbatch’s performance as mathematic genius Alan Turing is truly mesmerising. He captures the poignancy of Turing’s life, intermingling his social … Continue reading Review: The Imitation Game

Christmas closet: Onesies & Sequins

And so it begins. The best month of the year. Hectic hot chocolates and OTT wrapping paper. A rush of overflowing shopping centres and ice rinks. December creates a collage of knitted jumpers, sequinned skirts and fur trims. As the Christmas countdown begins the thought of tinsel and turkey will get us through the mass of deadlines. It’s officially acceptable to be excited and to … Continue reading Christmas closet: Onesies & Sequins