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Dreaming of Summer Lounging in Delcor's  Metro Chair covered in a Christian Lacroix Print

Object of Desire: Delcor Metro Chair à la Christian Lacroix

Object of Desire: Delcor Metro Chair à la Christian Lacroix  In the window displays at Delcor, on the King’s Road, sits a fifties-inspired Metro chair dressed in a sub tropical print designed by Christian Lacroix.  We celebrate the marriage between vintage utility design and a Lacroix masterpiece print in this Made in Britain, artisanal design classic. I’ve always thought that there is a […]

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Plantastic Organic Summer Survival Guide

Plantastic Organic Summer Survival Guide by Monica Wilde from Napiers, Scotland. Photo by E. Landoni We’re in the midst of summer now – the time of sun and holidays. It should be a marvellous relaxing, lazy, catch-up-on-a-book sort of time – or fun and action packed in the great outdoors if that’s how you prefer it! Whatever […]

Organic Health and Beauty

Alison Jane at The Philanthropy Club, Hair by Theo Bambacus, Using Colourherbe Natural Hair Colour

Goddess Natural Hair Colour Tips: The Jane Asher Sixties Chick Look

Goddess Natural Hair Colour Tips: The Jane Asher Sixties Chick Look Theo Bambacus, Colour Maestro for Herbatint and Grip Salon, Wimbledon Village, Shares His Top Tips for Achieving Fab Natural Hair Colour at Home.   Hands up, who wants to look like a latterday Jane Asher? With her mirror, strawberry blonde locks, gazelle like grace, […]

A Creme to Nourish Skin Harmony

A Reader Reviews MyChelle Clean Skincare

A Reader Reviews MyChelle Clean Skincare Julie, a dental receptionist from Surrey, tried a trio of anti-ageing beauty elixirs from Mychelle Clean Skincare with a marriage of plant stem cells, super foods and sea vegetables prized for their rejuvenation properties such as: Blue green algae, camu camu and bamboo. MyChelle is a 21st Century, pioneer, […]

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Brilliant, sustainable shelving in a Child's Bedroom

Tristan Titeux Furniture Guru: Eco Friendly Kids Bedroom for Marco

  Tristan Titeux Furniture Guru: Eco Friendly Kids Bedroom for Marco   IntroducingTristan Titeux, the founder and head of design at Empatika, the sustainable contemporary fitted furniture business he established in London in 2003. He is the author and publisher of “Furniture for the Future: How what you buy can change the world.” A trailblazer […]

Interviews

Eleanor Tomlinson  as Demelza in Poldark, BBC 9pm Sundays.

The Poldark Women – Role Models for Girls Everywhere!

The Poldark Women – Role Models For Girls Everywhere! Want to Read More Reviews and Iconic Features by Alison Jane? Donate to Our Magazine Paypal Button on the Homepage – Thank you. While the BBC have done a brilliant job of colonising Aidan Turner’s manly chest – and turning it into an international franchise, all […]

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Wandering Troubadour Rescues Cat from Canal!

Wandering Troubadour Rescues Cat from Canal! So, it was a dreamy summer’s day, with golden light on the sleepy, London waterways….. and I was right in the middle of doing a tales from the riverbank interview with wandering troubadour, folk singer, and off the grid canal boat enthusiast, Steve Folk, when his cat, Charlotte suddenly […]

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Slow Luxe Fashion

Paloma Faith in the Final of The Voice, dressed in an angelic, couture chiffon gown

Paloma Faith – Ice Queen Angel in Silvan Couture Dress

Paloma Faith just gets better and better.  She’s fiercely talented, exudes charm and grace as a woman and I just loved this Flight of Fantasy angelic chiffon, couture gown chosen for her appearance on the Final of The Voice on BBC 1. This is pure, theatrical, showgirl couture! The structure of the gown is startling […]

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Sustainable Lace Maxi Dress at Young British Designers

Sustainable Lace Maxi Dress By Kirsty Ward at Young British Designers Young British Designer Kirtsy Ward’s distinctive collection features a long lacy beacon of divine, sustainable style elegance. Written and researched by Femke Gow. Edited By Alison Jane Reid “Fashions fade – style is eternal.” – Yves Saint Laurent The Sustainable Lace Maxi Dress  – […]

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Slow Luxe Travel

Let's All Go Swimmiing! Maldivian Kids At Soneva Fushi for a Swimming Lesson

Soneva Fushi – Learning to Swim in Paradise

  In the shimmering garland of islets, known collectively as the Maldives, its inhabitants and lucky visitors live with the vast Indian Ocean lapping at its palm fringed beaches, just a mere one and a half metres above sea level. The Maldives is the lowest country on earth. Remarkably, despite this proximity to the sea, […]

The Gruner Baum Organic Hotel, Austria

Organic Wine Weekend at Jude Law’s Austrian Getaway

  Organic Wine Weekend at Jude Law’s Austrian Getaway  Austria’s Hotel Grüner Baum introduces organic wine-themed summer breaks Wine connoisseurs! We bring you exciting news of the perfect, organic food and wine tasting getaway this summer! Stay at The Gruner Baum, Jude Law’s best kept secret, fabulously organic hotel, once a royal hunting lodge, and experience Austria’s […]

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Integrated Medicine

What not buy an organic veg box to help kickstart  your detox

Time to Detox and Let Go Says Nutritionist Elizabeth Montgomery

  Time to Detox and Let Go Says Nutritionist Elizabeth Montgomery Springtime has finally arrived. Now is the time when the earth is bursting to life with new growth and ever increasing daylight hours. According to traditional Chinese medicine, the expansive energies of early spring make it the ideal time to detoxify. Here are a […]

Dr Charles Glassman - Coach MD

Five Golden Keys to Attracting More Money By Charles Glassman Coach MD!

  Five Golden Keys to Attracting More Money By Charles Glassman Coach MD!   Practice Gratitude and Transform the Way You Think About Money Now! Dr. Glassman is known the world over as CoachMD. With over 25-years in practice as a medical doctor in the US, he has come to realize that what gets us sick […]

Dating

Mr Wrong -  The Ethical Hedonist's Star Dating Columnist, and Secretly Mr Right!

The Love Couch with Mr Wrong

Dear Mr Wrong, I recently discovered that my husband ‘Alan’ has been having an affair with his PA.   I had no idea – but apparently it started at the Christmas party more than 2 months ago.  He and I are both 42.  She is 27.  I feel utterly betrayed. I have devoted my life to him for […]

Mr Wrong -  The Ethical Hedonist's Star Dating Columnist, and Secretly Mr Right!

The Love Couch with Mr Wrong – Where is Daniel Craig?

Dear Mr Wrong, I’ve been divorced for 5 years now, baggage sorted and ready to move on, hopefully with a grown-up, kind, normal, genuine man. But WHERE IS HE??   I’m not expecting Colin Firth or Daniel Craig (OK, maybe Daniel Craig would be nice – a girl can dream, can’t she?) My friends tell me […]

Astrology

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July EH Horoscope By Alex Trenoweth

 July EH Horoscope By Alex Trenoweth Alex is an acclaimed astrologer, teacher, author and winner of the coveted “Best International Astrologer, 2015” prize from The Krishnamurti Institute of Astrology. Although Alex works with people from all walks of life, she specializes in the astrology of adolescence and works extensively with parents and teachers of adolescents as […]

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June Horoscope By Alex Trenoweth

  Ethical Hedonist June Horoscope By Alex Trenoweth June is a month beginning with a Full Moon in adventurous Sagittarius and ending with both a super charged Jupiter (the planet of fortune and luck) and a super charged Venus (the planet of love and beauty). Both of these planets have been called ‘Benefactors’ since antiquity […]

Eat Local and Organic

Scotch Pancake with Rainbow Trout by Graeme Pallister

Scotch Pancakes with Rainbow Trout By Graeme Pallister

Scotch Pancakes with Rainbow Trout By Graeme Pallister   Introducing Scottish Slow Food Star Chef,  Graeme Pallister, Chef Patron at Tay Street, Perth. Graeme is a Masterchef of Great Britain and belongs to the exciting new brigade of chefs across the UK who care passionately about working with sustainable food producers, farmers, fisherman and artisans. […]

Tasting Authentic Organic and Sulphur Free Wines at The Wine Scout

Hedonistas! Come to Rosewood London Slow Food Market

Hedonistas! Come to Rosewood London Slow Food Market Hedonistas! Food lovers and the most discerning of magpies in need of a pretty new, Made in Britain trinket or two…. lend me your ears…. I’m in love! I’ve found the perfect way for you to spend a heavenly Sunday, do all your organic and local food […]

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