I wrote a preview of this film a month ago as soon as I heard that it was due for release over here. Fresh from its debut at Cannes, The Bling Ring is getting a lot of hype in the underground world. It is about a group of teens in California who decide to raid [...]
On Tuesday I was invited by 3 Monkeys PR to see the unveiling of the Nokia Lumia 925. There was a time when Finish brand Nokia seemed dead in the water after being taken over by a flurry of Blackberrys and iPhones but thanks to a fantastic partnership with Windows, Nokia have found a new lease [...]
I have been to a lot of blogger events, some good, some bad and some ok(ish). The launch for Velvet Rope by Lipstick Queen was right up there as one of the best events I have been to. It was held at The Electric cinema on Portobello Road which is one of the most opulent [...]
Kiss Me First is Lottie Moggach’s debut book and the gripping tale about a close friendship that is created online. Nothing unusual about that except that the two ladies in question plot to one to take the others identity. As great as the book sounds it is the book trailer that blew me away. The team [...]
As you know I am a great fan of Mara and Salim Brock Akil, the TV production duo who are partners in work and life. Their back catalgoe speaks for itself – Girlfriends, The Game, Jumping the Broom, Biker Boys and Sparkle. Since signing a massive deal with BET in 2011 they have been working [...]
This Sunday, the lovely Gina from Natural Belle and I will be hosting a chat on Twitter about women of colour and the beauty industry. It is part of a initiative to raise awareness about the issues we face. Please feel free to join us at 8pm (GMT) on Sunday.
Guess what? The Clothes Show is coming back – again. The iconic fashion show of the 80s that ran for 14 years is making a reappearance but this time it will be on YouTube. You might remember that The Clothes Show was hosted by TV presenter, Selina Scott, designer Jeff Banks, fashion editor Caryn Franklin [...]