Lifestyle Industry

#BlogHour: Life As A Blogger | Debenhams | Tuesday 24th March 2015

To continue with the industry themed #BlogHour’s, this Tuesday 24th March from 9-10pm, we will be joined by co-host and UK Blog Awards Lifestyle category sponsor, Debenhams. As you may already be aware, Debenhams is the second largest department store in the UK, leading the way in fashion and lifestyle. Debenhams […]

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Debenhams Moodboard Competiton: WIN £300 Debenhams Voucher and tickets to attend the UK Blog Awards

Competition Fashion and Retail Industry Lifestyle Industry National UK Blog Awards 2015 It is competition time again here at UK Blog Awards HQ and the theme of creativity continues. In preparation for the awards, we have teamed up with Lifestyle Category Sponsor, Debenhams. As the evening of the UK Blog Awards […]

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Lifestyle UKBA15 Judge, Alina Isaev | Your Voice: Your Perspective

Alina Isaev, Lifestyle UKBA15 Judge is the Digital Marketing Assistant at Debenhams. Alina joined the Debenhams team earlier this year and being a blogger herself, at The Fairytale Pretty Picture, she’s able to relate to both blogging and the brand to bring the two tightly together. We asked Alina about her thoughts […]

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Guest Post: Sophie Fox | Sophie, She Wrote | 7 Things I wish I’d known about blogging

UK Blog Awards 2015 – submission from Sophie Fox, Sophie, She Wrote (nominated for Best Individual/Freelance Most Innovative Blog: http://www.blogawardsuk.co.uk/candidates/sophie-she-wrote/ and Lifestyle Blog: http://www.blogawardsuk.co.uk/candidates/sophie-she-wrote-2/). Twitter:  @Sophie_A-Fox This is not a definitive guide.  This isn’t even really a guide.  I promise you l do not consider myself any kind of expert on blogging.  In fact I am […]

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Guest Post: Lucy Ruthnum | Absolutely Lucy | How Blogging and Social Media has Changed my Life

UK Blog Awards 2015 – submission from Lucy Ruthnum, Absolute Lucy (nominated for Best Individual/Freelance Lifestylehttp://www.blogawardsuk.co.uk/candidates/absolutely-lucy-2/ and Travel Blog http://www.blogawardsuk.co.uk/candidates/absolutely-lucy/ ). Twitter: @Absolutely_Lucy “This time last year, I had only been blogging for around three months, I had barely told anyone about my new lifestyle blog and was still trying to figure out how I wanted […]

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Guest Post: Abbie Dando | A Mummy Life | Juggling Mummy and Blogging Duties

UK Blog Awards 2015 – submission from Abbie Dando, A Mummy Life (nominated for Best Individual Lifestyle Blog  http://www.blogawardsuk.co.uk/candidates/a-mummy-life/). Twitter: @AbbieDando I wanted to write this post as I’m in complete and utter awe how many mummy bloggers, and other bloggers that are mummies, manage to post something interesting and great to read every […]

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Guest Post: Victoria Jackson | I-Heart Fashion | Suffering from Blog Fog?

UK Blog Awards 2015 – submission from Victoria Jackson, www.i-heart-fashion.co.uk(nominated for Best Lifestyle Blog). Twitter: @Victoria_IHF There are some mornings when not only do you struggle to wake up, squint against the bathroom light and stub your toe on the door frame, but your brain almost forgets what its like to blog. […]

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NicsNutrition: Hear the story of one of UKBA14’s shortlisted Bloggers

Having gained a first class BSc Honours degree in Sport & Exercise Science from Loughborough University I decided that I wanted to turn my passion into a job and went on to study the Post-Graduate Diploma in Nutrition & Dietetics in Leeds to become a Registered Dietitian. After qualifying and […]

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Are charity shops becoming too greedy?

By Laura Pedley www.cause4opinion.co.uk Vote for Laura in the #UKBA14 here: http://www.blogawardsuk.co.uk/blog-entries/cause4-opinion/ We had a debate in the Cause4 office about this article in the Guardian questioning whether charity shops are becoming too greedy with prices beyond the means of the poor. The article describes a situation that appears to becoming increasingly common: […]

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#BEDN > Newsflash – UK Blog Awards

It is sooo exciting reading some of the fantastic blogs entering the UK Blog Awards each day.   The UK has a fantastic array of bloggers and the gathering together the blogger community both virtually (e.g. via #BlogHour) and in person (e.g. at the Awards Dinner) is mindblowing. Today for […]

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