It’s rather niche, perhaps very niche, but the thing I was looking forward to most and will continue to look forward to, as we crawl towards a sense of normality and shops reopen, is fabric shopping. Life after lockdown seemed so far away when the cold and dark winter months crawled on, but we are here (well, sort of). Of course, I’m most looking forward … Continue reading Life after Lockdown: Fabric Shopping
The perfect gift this Christmas
Explore, discover and support Exeter, city of independents.
The InExeter Independent Gift Card is the perfect gift for Christmas. With a choice of over 70 independent businesses to spend the card in, it is a great way to explore Exeter’s best loved indie cafes, restaurants, artisan producers, hairdressers, jewellers, homeware and fashion shops, makers and crafters. With so much choice it really is the *gift of all gifts* for someone special this festive season. Continue reading The Perfect Gift This Christmas: InExeter Independent Gift Card
Mark Tuesday 1st October in your diaries because Strictly Students is back, and we are giving one of you the chance to win a £50 Princesshay gift card to spend on the night!
From 6:30pm to 9:30pm, over 35 stores in Princesshay will be exclusively offering students up to 30% off their products. There will be live music from local musician Adam Moran as well as free glitter face painting, a live DJ, beauty lounge and a photobooth to make it a fun night for everyone. Continue reading Win £50 to spend at Strictly Students, Princesshay!
Although we as a planet have always been aware of our waste output, in recent years the crippling truth and responsibility have become a reality for individuals. Consumers are becoming more educated about what products are made from and their impacts. In the media we are quick to highlight the high quantity of plastic items used at home, single-use plastic packaging in stores and the waste produced by fast fashion. Yet, because these things are such a regular part of our lives, it seems almost alien to consider a life without them. Continue reading ZERO: Exeter’s Progress Towards Zero-Waste
Strictly Students, Princesshay, 2 October 2018 For one night only on Tuesday 2nd October, Princesshay opens its doors exclusively to students for an evening of live music, giveaways, beauty and up to 25% off the best brands. Between 6.30pm and 9.30pm, Princesshay will be in party mode with DJ sets and live music from local favourites such as Adam Moran, Leigh Coleman and Richard James … Continue reading Strictly Students, Princesshay 2018
To celebrate Princesshay’s Strictly Student event we are offering one lucky person the chance to a win £50 Princesshay gift card to spend at the exclusive Strictly Student shopping event on Tuesday 2nd October!
For one night only on Tuesday 2nd October, Princesshay opens its doors exclusively to students for an evening of live music, giveaways, beauty and up to 25% off the best brands. Continue reading Win £50 To Spend at Strictly Students, Princesshay!
On a crisp, clear Saturday, just off of Exeter’s main high street, Barnfield Theatre was not offering your average theatre performance but alternatively a Christmas market with a difference. The stalls on offer were not from commercial companies nor were there items for sale which you could easily find in the likes of Princesshay. Instead, the market offered handmade goods, ranging from eye-catching tie-dye socks to animals crafted … Continue reading Miss Freda’s Alternative Xmas Market
Update your wardrobe for charity! All in the aid of the charity, Enabling Evie 11 Oct 2012, 12-3pm. Free entry! Need a new winter wardrobe, but struggling on a student budget? Need a clothes clear out? Donate, swap and shop at Exeter’s Clothes Swap Shop. Enabling Evie is a charity set up to support baby Evelyn Shears. She has a current diagnosis of Cerebral Palsy, a movement … Continue reading Exeter’s Clothes Swap Shop
Constantly, when bouncing around various artist’s websites, do you see a link to their ‘etsy’ shop – shops I’ve often appreciated without further thought until eventually it struck me…what actually is etsy!? It’s been described as a ‘crafty cross’ between ebay and amazon – a place where you can dig through vintage and handmade items (ranging from clothes to art) and buy them safely online … Continue reading Etsy: A treasure trove – start trawling!
Exams are DONE, as are results for most people (hope everyone got what they wanted!), so some much needed arty rewards are needed… here’s what’s on my wish list, just a few beautiful bits and pieces to celebrate the end of the academic year with: 1. A Grady McFerrin Notebook Grady McFerrin is a New York based illustrator who studied art at College and now … Continue reading Post-Exam Presents