Top home trends for 2021

2020 was a long hard year and for many of us a year that we spent an extraordinary amount of time at home for. With the onset of the global coronavirus pandemic early in the year, the legality of leaving the house has been on and off ever since for…

Rising model Harry Brant dead at 24

Harry Brant, the fashion model son of supermodel Stephanie Seymour and businessman Peter Brant, has died at the age of 24. The cause of death, according to media reports, was an accidental overdose of prescription pills. I was shopping around for a good courier service when I got wind of the…

New Years Eve lockdown party ideas

With many people all over the world facing stricter lockdown regulations this Christmas as the dreaded and feared second wave of the coronavirus begins to take hold in many countries, New Years Eve is set to look very different for a large number of us. So whilst Christmas may have…

Fashion’s tech-positive COVID trend

The coronavirus has brought us what many have called ‘strange and uncertain times’. The world has become unknowable and surreal, and we are left dealing with that shift in the immediacy of our reality. What once stood solid is now adrift. They also say that in art, form follows function,…

Facebook cracking down on ‘implicit hate speech’ in the wake of ad boycott

Facebook has published the sixth edition of its “community standards enforcement report,” and with it some new no-nos as regards content posted by users. Going forward it will be against the rules to post “content depicting blackface, or stereotypes about Jewish people controlling the world.” These, Facebook states, are forms…

The city of Chicago is watching you

The US city of Chicago is raising eyebrows after it was reported that city officials will be spying on people’s social media profiles in order to enforce a new emergency travel order. The order, announced in July, is meant to prevent the rampaging COVID-19 crisis from getting even worse. It…