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Win a weekend virtual pass to The Baby Show Live @ Home with Lidl

We are offering 50 people the chance to win a weekend virtual pass to The Baby Show Live @ Home with Lidl from 30 October – 1 November 2020 Avoid the queues, sink into your sofa and let The Baby Show Live @ Home come to you! The Baby Show is excited to announce its…

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Black Lives Matter

Dear Precious Community, I want to take a moment to acknowledge the events that have taken place over the last few weeks. I want to make a clear statement on behalf of myself and PRECIOUS. Like many of you, I have been hurting over the most recent outbursts of violence against Black bodies in the…

Five tips to add value to your home

If you are planning to sell your home or just improve the quality of your living space, a key concern will be how to get value for money. Here are a few ways you can add value to your home. Remodel your cellar If you live in a house with a cellar or basement, according…

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In search of the right bra | Natalie Joseph

Picture this – you’re about to get dressed, you stand naked in front of the mirror, then stare hopelessly into your drawer full of stretched out, torn, discoloured, damaged or too small bras. If the truth be told all these bras have seen better days. Nonetheless, you’re left wondering which one of those tired looking…

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The story behind BIND London and why Rihanna’s Vogue cover mattered

What do you think of when you hear the word ‘durag’? Does Vogue magazine come to mind? Probably not. That’s why the latest Vogue cover was such a jaw dropping moment for me. Let me explain. My name is Kayleigh Benoit and I’m the founder of BIND London, a high-fashion sportswear brand. As someone passionate…

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Finalists announced for the PRECIOUS Lifestyle Awards 2019

A national billboard campaign, a book hailed as the ‘Black Girls bible’ and the mum of seven behind a successful East London vegan restaurant, are amongst the diverse range of finalists up for this years PRECIOUS Lifestyle Awards. The awards celebrate the achievements of women of colour across a range of creative industries. This includes…

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Nominations set to close for PRECIOUS Lifestyle Awards 2019

It’s not too late to submit a nomination for the PRECIOUS Lifestyle Awards 2019…  Nominations in our 13 categories will close at midnight (GMT) on 26 May. If you know a woman of colour who deserves recognition for her skincare brand, her hair product, the must listen to podcast she launched or the brilliant book…

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6 ways to winter-proof your skin

With temperatures set to drop further this month, the layers of clothing are likely to increase but it’s also important to up your skincare regime to help protect your skin from the chill. Here are six ways to help combat the cold wreaking havoc on your complexion… Ditch the dryness Central heating on full blast…

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Lisa Bent | Inside Out | It’s not about the coffee

The latest from our columnist, transformational counsellor and blogger, Lisa Bent. As I write this I am in the Cayman Islands. By the time you read this, I will be back in the UK. The trip was spontaneous but definitely came at the right time. How did I know? Let me tell you. I was…

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Winners Announced at Precious Lifestyle Awards 2018 

Held at Google’s headquarters in Central London, the inaugural Precious Lifestyle Awards saw some of  the most creative British women of colour awarded  for their enterprise. The diverse range of finalists included months-old   start-up entrepreneurs, women challenging the status quo and mothers with their children in tow.  Each one reflecting excellence from across the creative…