Gemma Carter

Fashion, OldVenue

Fashion in Film

The catwalks of Milan, Paris and London often give birth to iconic trends, however it isn’t only high fashion that creates monumental looks – the silver screen is also capable of this. Outfits in film have a great influence on the fashion world and inspire classic looks that stand the test of time. Cinema is…

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Fashion has feelings

For some it’s a pair of heels, others a little black dress or a lipstick – we all have that go-to item in our wardrobe or make up bag that picks us up. On the flip side there are also THAT pair of joggers or baggy jumper we turn to when we just want to…


Beat the deadline pressures: Solutions for sleepless nights

As the end of term approaches, our routines are transformed into endless days sat in the library, surrounded by books and sat staring at our laptop screens desperately awaiting the arrival of some intellectual inspiration. The inevitable all-nighters many of us are familiar with mean that we don’t get nearly as much sleep as we…


Social media: personal or impersonal?

Long gone are the days of writing letters to our nearest and dearest to tell them about our days and any news we have, good or bad. Instead we have Twitter, Facebook and other forms of social media that we use to share – or overshare – our news and thoughts. Social media makes the…


On the Scene with the Geo Queen

Stephanie May Isle is a Postgraduate student studying for a PGCE at UEA, in order to fulfil her lifelong dream of teaching geography. However, Stephanie transforms the age old geography teacher stereotype having recently been awarded the title of Miss Cambridge Inspiration. We caught up with her to find out more… What made you want…

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Winner’s Choice

Take yourself back to Norwich Fashion Week, when family-owned opticians Dipple & Conway hosted a designer sunglasses night, complete with a photo-booth, at their Castle Street practice. Allowing the public to try on a variety of designer shades worth an estimated £500,000 and take pictures of their favourites. Designer shades, champagne and appetisers on tap…

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January 2022
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