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Be Inspired to Inspire.

Be Inspired to Inspire.

What is Inspiration ?

The process of being mentally stimulated to do or feel something, especially to do something creative.

We all need inspiration at times. A weekly blog, in itself, requires motivation and maybe just one spark to ignite the dormant imagination.

Fifty One Apparel the Working Horse

Fifty One Apparel the Working Horse

It was a long and unrelenting last week, ahead of a few days in the Lake District, which was just the ticket for a consistently reliable work horse.

I am a guest blogger, an original Karin V neck, separated from my equally talented peers at the moment.

Fifty One Apparel At Wimbledon 2019

Fifty One Apparel At Wimbledon 2019

Having missed the ballot ( as is the norm ) for Wimbledon tickets it is a BIG shout out to #humbug61 who secured tickets for us.

For such events preparation is everything, I find .....

Determined ? Then Keep to the Script .

Determined ? Then Keep to the Script .

For all of those start ups whose background is not pounds and pence the thought can be overwhelming. You are in the thick of getting to grips with so many aspects of a new business be it defining and designing product, identifying suppliers, working and collaborating with new ‘partners, not to mention ordering paper clips and envelopes. and then  expected to know what our projections for the next 5 years will be. Without historical figures, manual or clairvoyants as guidance – a finger in the air it is .. how terrifying
Some People Want to have that Monday Morning Feeling

Some People Want to have that Monday Morning Feeling

We regularly hear of women wanting to get back into the work place after having a family and the difficulties faced trying to get a footing back on the treadmill.

 

It's not what you know - it's what you eat - World Health Day 2019

It's not what you know - it's what you eat - World Health Day 2019

World Health Day 7th April 2019 has a theme of Universal Health. Much has been written this week about the effects of our diet on our life span and...
We all have to do our bit.........

We all have to do our bit.........

The British Government is taking the problem of fast fashion seriously and are making positive moves in addressing the concerns of clothes not being made to last.

The Importance of Celebrity Endorsements

The Importance of Celebrity Endorsements

This week we saw celebrities including Ellie Goulding and Rita Ora change the manner in which they use their media posts.

In total 16 high profile celebrities will clearly state whether they are being paid for their posts or for items they feature or items they have been gifted.

A Laugh A Minute

A Laugh A Minute

Do we want to stop eating chocolates? Do we want to hit the gym 3 times a week ? Do we want to keep the gin secure in the fridge? Realistically the majority of us would tick NO.  Surely there must be a better and more enjoyable way to get the va va voom into the New Year. 

Festive Fun - Was it ?

Festive Fun - Was it ?

So the Xmas festivities are over time off work eating and drinking to one’s hearts’ content seeing family and friends – nothing really not to like, or is there ?

Retailing at it's worst

Retailing at it's worst

It is no longer big news to hear reminders of the issues facing our High Streets and the battle for the retailers. Rising rates and falling footfall, coupled with over supply of products, all competing for the same markets has made retailing a poisoned chalice