Thursday 26 January, 2012

Anyone feeling (just a tad) adventurous?

 By Olivia Mcleod / Tha-One.Newsness Writer A  surprising trend to hit the runways for Spring 2012 is the exposed midriff. Above the belly-button but below the bust, this is a trend paying homage to the 50’s american woman. D&G Spring/Summer 12 Topshop Flower Print Corset  Make the look casual with cropped tees and shorts. The […]

Wednesday 25 January, 2012

Body Modification!

The Script

By Natasha Coombes-Liddle / Tha-One.Newness Writer While flicking through my stack of fashion magazines and surveying the mammoth load of pictures that accompany the Spring/Summer collections I noticed one micro trend that seems to be reoccurring, albeit in a slightly different form – body modification. Chanel, who last season introduced fashionistas to elaborate tattoo transfers, […]

Wednesday 25 January, 2012

J K Rowling – Our Tha-One.Icon

By Stacey Cass/ Tha-One.Icon Writer When Rowling started writing Harry Potter, she was living on Social Security, and would soon become a single parent. She described herself as “the biggest failure I knew”. Now she is the 12th richest woman in the UK, but it’s not been plain sailing. Rowling has been a story teller […]

Tuesday 24 January, 2012

YOYO – Notting Hill Arts Club

By Shams Albadri / Tha-One.Music writer To walk on site, and to hear “The Seed” by The Roots, at roughly 21:30 on a cold Thursday evening, is undoubtedly enough to account a Hip-Hop head as ‘drunk in love.’ The Notting Hill Arts Club knows exactly what is needed to get the crowd down and dirty […]

By Olivia McLeod / Tha-One.Newness writer A friend recently asked me, ‘You see these outrageous looks on the catwalk, but can you really tell me that people actually wear them?’ Well, the answer is a resounding yes, and who better to use as an example than Anna Dello Russo. Fashion director at Vogue Japan, blogger […]

Monday 23 January, 2012

The Help – Book Review

 By Stacey Cass/ Tha-One.Icon Writer The Help, by Kathryn Stockett, was published in 2009 and released as a film in 2011. Described as “The other side of gone with the wind”, the book and film have both seen massive success. I usually make a point of trying to read a book before I see the […]

Saturday 14 January, 2012

My minds playing tricks on me…..

Love these things and just had to share it with my Family! Note: Stare at the red nose for 20 seconds then  look away at a wall…it all becomes clear.  Click the link to open it in its own window.  

RIP to a true legend of UK 80’s tv. Former Blockbusters host Bob Holness has died at the age of 83. His family said in a statement he had “died peacefully in his sleep” early on Friday morning. Holness,  suffered from a series of strokes, had been in a nursing home. He is survived by […]

Tuesday 03 January, 2012

2011’s Most Eccentric Dressed Females

Who was 2011’s Most Eccentric Dressed Females?      “….more eccentric than her alter egos!”     Lady gaga There are no surprises that the Born This Way singer is number 1 when it comes to standing out in the crowd. This year she turned up to the Grammy Awards in an egg, ‘grew’ prosthetic […]