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On the hunt for a pair of vegan trainers? These are the brands to know

Put a plant-based spring in your step this World Earth Day

The Escapist

Earth Day: 16 environmental influencers to follow on Instagram

From eco warrior royalty Greta Thunberg to the fashion editors disrupting their pollution-heavy industry, hit follow for all the inspiration you need for a waste-free lifestyle 


A cool girl's guide to bridesmaid dresses

Being a bridesmaid needn't mean looking like a blancmange...

Food + Drink

How to make Clodagh McKenna’s Irish Tea Brack

A sweet yet savoury loaf packed with juicy fruits

UK Holidays

16 secluded holiday cottages and huts to escape to this summer

Whether you want your own private beach or thousands of acres of woodland to explore, Laura Hampson rounds up the best socially-distant stays for summer


Best medical pedicures in London

Beauty with a side of serious podiatry for feet that look good, and feel even better


Lamu: why Londoners flocked to the Kenyan hotspot during the pandemic

Hidden coves, boho boutiques and sunset parties at eco-lodges — it’s no wonder Kate Moss, Adwoa Aboah and the Obamas are fans of holidaying on this tranquil African archipelago. You’ll wish you were here, says Tibbs Jenkins

UK Holidays

The best beaches in the UK

Day trips to the beach are allowed! Here are the most beautiful stretches of coast in the UK

Health & Fitness

6 expert tips for how to become a morning person

An expert explains how you can train yourself to be a morning person


World Sleep Day: meet Matthew Walker, the man of your dreams

It’s World Sleep Day today and as lockdown lack of sleep continues to be one of the nation’s biggest battles, neuroscientist and author of Why We Sleep, Matthew Walker shares his top tips with Katie Law for how to get a better night’s kip


Best hotels in Portugal

With Portugal now removed from the UK's travel ban ‘red list’, summer sunshine on the Algarve is that little bit closer. Here’s where to stay in style

ES Magazine

Mother of Pearl founder Amy Powney on her new sustainability platform

The Mother of Pearl founder and creative director talks to us about the future of the creative industry, fashion’s impact on climate change and her new platform, Fashion Our Future

ES Magazine

Billy Porter on London Pride and being a fashion icon

The Pose star opens up about how far Pride has come since it began, and the roots of his iconic dressing

ES Magazine

Jordan Firstman on impressions, Instagram and internet fame

Some people went rather quiet during lockdown — not so Jordan Firstman, who became a hilarious Insta sensation. Jessica Benjamin meets the internet’s new funniest person

ES Magazine

A dark romantic soul: meet Lauren Auder

Far more than just a purveyor of irresistible neo-gothic pop, Lauren Auder is an important new voice who won’t allow the trans community to be ‘swallowed up and tamed’. Jessica Benjamin meets her


50 best hotels in the UK

Overseas holidays are off, so a staycation it is. These are the best hotels in the land…


Tomorrow Will Be A Good Day by Captain Tom Moore: upbeat and engaging

Captain Tom Moore caught the public imagination at a time when the world was in dire need of positive news, says Susannah Butter


Gay dating in a pandemic: ‘It feels like I’ve completed Grindr’

X-rated Skype calls, saucy pictures and dealings with a catfish — newly single Martin Ahearne on his dating dos (and don’ts)

UK Holidays

12 of the best country spas near London

The best luxury country spas for a day trip or a weekend getaway


14 self-help books to get you through times of uncertainty and change

In search of some guidance to get you through all this ? Wellness warriors share their top reads

London Life

Kay Burley: 'I’ll never say no to more plastic surgery'

Sky News superstar interviewer Kay Burley talks to Susannah Butter about flirting with Matt Hancock (‘I didn’t!’) turning 60 and beating Covid


How to do an at-home facial, according to a pro

Create that salon glow in your bathroom at home


The affordable menswear brands to know

From cult classics to genderless garms, the menswear labels that hit the sweet spot between high street and high end 


The chic but affordable jewellery brands you need on your radar

From £25 to £250, the perfect pieces for treating your loved one... or yourself


How to take gel nails off at home

And no, peeling them off is not the answer


7 homeschooling tips - plus how to create a timetable

Here we go again… so we've enlisted experts to share their wisdom


Meet the man who founded Peloton - and made millions

The exercise bike inventor John Foley tells Susannah Butter about having a great pandemic, taking on London's gyms and making sure he doesn't break his son's heart


The best fitness, wellness and nutrition podcasts

Nourish your mind, body and soul with our top picks 


The joyful spring/summer 2021 trends to invest in now

Cutout details, acid brights and badass bralettes, here’s what to shop in the sales, says Chloe Street


Chrissy Teigen will save lives by sharing her devastating miscarriage

The model and entrepreneur has explained why she shared photos of her baby loss. Bri Martinez says we shouldn't have judged her at all

Health & Fitness

Mistakes you're making in your at-home workout and what to do instead

From not engaging your core correctly to overdoing it on the HIIT front and skipping rest days, these common errors can lead to a wasted workout


Nailing it: your at-home manicure masterclass

From tortoiseshell talons to the gothic French mani - Chloe Street has an expert guide to adding some polish

ES Magazine

Celeste won’t let anything — not even a pandemic — stand in her way

Celeste is set for very big things and is not going to let anything — least of all a pandemic — stand in her way


These are the best dating apps to use in 2020

With Covid bringing fewer opportunities to meet people IRL, dating apps are having their biggest boom yet. Here are the best to try out