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Finding Joy this Christmas

It’s a difficult time of the year: nights are getting longer, it always seems to be dark and rainy, and there’s not even the consolation of a warm flat when heating is so expensive. It’s easy to feel a bit down, but luckily December is drawing closer, and Edinburgh does Christmas particularly well. So, why […]

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Sephora is here!

After years of waiting, Sephora is finally landing (back) in the UK. Having taken over FeelUnique, Sephora is officially online and will hit British high streets soon – and people are reacting. The French brand did briefly appear on our shores over 20 years ago, but they left shortly after. So, after years of hype […]

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How to be the Ultimate Watch-Party Host

As the days get shorter and the weather more miserable, the idea of heading off on a night out isn’t always appealing. If you want a fun evening but can’t quite face the cold or the club, a watch-party is a great way to get together whilst saving money. So, gather your friends and flatmates, […]

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Five Free Things to do in Edinburgh!

There is always something fun to do in Edinburgh, but if your budget is holding you back the options seem to shrink rapidly. Here are some ways to make the most of this wonderful city without spending a penny. Pack a Picnic and Head Outside When the library starts to feel suffocating, Edinburgh’s natural landscape […]

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Refreshers: Here I Go Again

It’s that time again, when the chaos of Freshers’ Week fades into the swing of a new academic year. New courses, new lectures, and unfamiliar University buildings that you just can’t seem to find 10 minutes before your lecture. Some students might be thrilled that the much-hyped, incredibly daunting Fresher’s Week is finally over – […]