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Good fad or plain bad?

February 16, 2015

Fashion trends change with the wind and that’s no surprise to any of us. However some of the things these fashion cats drag in with them can be more than a little questionable. Here are

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DCU Style’s Fashion Week

February 16, 2015

DCU Style Society will host their annual fashion week from the 17th to 19th of February. Each year major cities across the globe celebrate the fantastic fashion houses in the industry. From Burberry in London

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Cleantella

February 16, 2015

We’ve battled through the January gloom and emerged from our cocoons, bright-eyed and bushy tailed, ready for spring. However, some of us did better job at sticking to those pesky New Year resolutions than others.

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Top 5 Christmas flicks

December 10, 2014

Love Actually. This movie brings you nicely into the Christmas season with great intertwining storylines during the run up to Christmas. It also leaves you with the heart-warming message that love is all around.  

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Festive Christmas Cocktails

December 10, 2014

With everyone’s favourite time of year just around the corner, here are a few seasonal drinks if you (like me), can’t wait to get your Christmas on. Pomegranate Martinis: 50 grams of sugar 170 mls

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T’is the season of sparkle

December 10, 2014

When it comes to cracking out the bit of sparkle at Christmastime, we are certainly no strangers to the glistening trend. However the downside with this look is that it is extremely easy to go

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The Suss’ Ultimate Christmas Gift Guide

December 10, 2014

Christmas Gift ideas for guys: FCUK gift set  (for the bearded men): In light of the recent surge of facial hair on men, I think this is a very thoughtful as well as very handy

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No paint required

December 10, 2014

We can all agree that college accommodation isn’t exactly like staying at the Hilton. Spending a year in an uncomfortable space isn’t ideal for studying, sleeping or socialising. However, there are cheap, simple ways to

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Remedies for winter skin

December 10, 2014

Winter can be tough on your skin and it’s a difficult task keeping your skin plump, glowing and spot free but it can be done with the combination of a healthy diet and proper skincare

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ManTalk: Say what you will

December 10, 2014

I’m an honest person. Well I like to think I am. I often get in trouble for saying what I want, where I want and not thinking about the consequences of it. Sometimes it’s as simple

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Top 5 indulgent essentials For Winter

November 26, 2014

The winter months have well and truly arrived so here is a list of the top five indulgent essentials you need to survive the cold run up to Christmas:   Lip Balm– The cold weather

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Paul Costelloe for Dunnes Stores

November 26, 2014

Earlier this month leading Irish fashion designer, Paul Costelloe, launched his new womenswear collection for Dunnes Stores. Costelloe, who already has menswear, occasionwear and living collections within the store, unveiled the ‘studio’ collection which comprises

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Growing up in the U S of A

November 26, 2014

At the beginning of the summer, I embarked on my journey back to Ireland after being given a taste of expat life for three years in the United States of America. Moving at the age

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5 top tips for the perfect fake tan

November 26, 2014

Considering we are now approaching the Christmas season and many of us fear the thought of bearing our pale, Irish legs in this Baltic climate, now has never been a better time to perfect our

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Kim versus Keira: The Photoshop debate

November 26, 2014

Last week the internet was indeed broken as Kim Kardashian revealed all on the front cover of Paper magazine. Hundreds of thousands of internet users were shocked to witness the provocative images of Kim K.

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College hacks to prevent the piling pounds

November 26, 2014

As we all start to spend a little more time on campus trying to get those pesky Christmas assignments done and dusted, the temptation to ‘reward’ ourselves with munch for managing to stay a whole

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ManTalk: An Unimaginable World

November 26, 2014

During reading week I was part of a water and public health brigade to Honduras with Global Brigades. This is a country like you cannot imagine. A country where the sky opens up for months

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Food

Cookie-in-a-mug

November 12, 2014

It’s a cold November night and the winds are howling viciously around your shoebox of a bedroom. You’re missing home and you’d kill for some of Domino’s scrumptiously delicious warm cookies. But what’s that you

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All about the Juice

November 12, 2014

Over the past year a new health craze has taken off and consumed the lives of those who swear by it – move over paleo and gluten free, the juice diet has arrived. But why

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Going out versus staying in

November 12, 2014

The perks of going out: The predrinks. Many have said that predrinks may actually be the better part of a night out and I have to say, they just might be right. Drinking games, the

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The Man Bun

November 12, 2014

While men’s facial hair has dominated the style ranks for as long as we can remember, it now must step aside as a new phenomenon has taken over. Enter the man bun. When Conor McGregor

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Alexander Wang x H&M: A Review

November 12, 2014

For their 10th year anniversary of designer collaborations H&M have teamed up with the New-York based fashion designer Alexander Wang, once again bringing designer clothes to the high street at affordable prices. The collection was

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Charity Auction 2014

November 12, 2014

Ladies: Do you lie in bed at night, cold and lonely, praying that someday, just someday, you will find that special someone? Someone who you will stay up having deep meaningful conversations with throughout a

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An insider’s guide to Boston

November 12, 2014

Nestled in the New England region of the U.S, 215 miles north of the Big Apple and just south of the Canadian border, lies Boston Massachusetts. One of the country’s oldest cities and the stage

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The ultimate beauty gadget guide

November 12, 2014

We’ve now entered the Christmas period (and we couldn’t be more excited) so it’s time to stock up on our wintertime go-to products. Be it rich hand-creams, hair treatments or skin masks, we are over-laden