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Month: June 2017

Loca Latin American, Whitley Bay – Behind the Scenes

If you’re local to Whitley Bay, if I place the two words South and Parade simultaneously next to each other I know what you’d instantly be thinking. Wild nights and crazy Bank Holidays. With the street once lined with bars…

The Late Lab @ The Alchemist, Newcastle – Can It Redeem Itself?

Earlier on in the year, I visited the newly launched Alchemist in intu Eldon Square’s new restaurant quarter. Think I’ve practically tried all of the other restaurants located here, including Chaophraya, Tapas Revolution and Smashburger to name a couple. Anyway,…

How To Help Your Nervous Dog

Having a nervous dog can be tough. Even though you try to be the best pet owner you can be, it seems like they’re always in a state of distress from the smallest of things. Although you should really go…

La Maison de Furniture: Bespoke styling, reclaimed wood and a whole bedroom overhaul.

Disclaimer: This item was provided complimentary by, all views are our own. Read more about disclosure here. Over the last few weeks, home interiors have played a big part of some of the posts, in particularly bedroom styling. Today. La…

Kindz Leather Makeup Bag, 3 Reasons Why You Need One

With another week brings another set of fabulous product reviews this time from Kinzd. If you’re not aware of Kinzd they’re a brand from Hong Kong, they are new and upcoming. They focus on leather products for both men and…

How to Plan the Perfect Bachelorette Party

So, it’s up to you to plan the perfect bachelorette party for your BFF? She’s finally going to tie the knot. But before she does, you are going to make sure her bachelorette party is going to be a blast!…

The BEST tool you can have when it comes to writing

When you spend your life writing content for both this site and sister site ELLEfluence it’s important to ensure that you are consistent and coherent as well as eliminating as many spelling and grammar errors as possible. I’ve said it…

Summer Rain, Cocktails, Foraging & Botany @ The Botanist; Newcastle

Summer is always such an exciting time when it comes to restaurants in the City. New menus are launched. Chefs and mixologists come alive again with new creations and additions to their menus. We headed to The Botanist a few…

“It’s hard enough being a bachelor at a Wedding. It’s even harder being a bachelor at a Gay Wedding”

When the invite dropped through my letterbox at the beginning of the year. First of all, I opened it up thinking it was an invite to Pippa and James’ wedding. Oh, while I was wrong, this invite was much better….

Monetise your blog – a how to do everything guide with the ELLEfluence Academy

On the 3rd March ELLEfluence officially launched. What was once an idea is now a reality. Since then we have taken time since our launch to redevelop the way in which we operate, building our influencer portfolio to a 2,000+…