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Its 2021, and there’s no better way to start a new (hopefully better) year than with an Ikea-fuelled room reincarnation. But you don’t need to go all out Grand Designs, and you don’t need to spend a lot of money – it only takes a few, subtle changes. Plus, with a seemingly endless parade of…

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Chess

Lockdown is boring. There seems to be nothing much to do save the daily routine of food, Zoom, emails, work, and maybe a walk if we’re lucky. Bound to our homes every day, we lack the excitement, fun, and socialising that we used to take for granted. And, with Christmas coming up, we all need…

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Lockdown workout

How to get fit during lockdown We all know how tough it is at the moment to stay in shape. In a bout of post-lockdown optimism, we garnered the courage, bit the bullet, and bought a gym membership (or started attending The Studios Gym, free for all residents!). And then – ‘Lockdown 2.0’. The gyms…

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Vintage Films

For over a century now, films have engulfed popular culture with their multi-dimensional nature. They make us laugh, cry, cheer, sing, dance, and shudder with terror. Whether it’s an oldie-but-a-goodie, or a brand new blockbuster, everyone loves that moment when the lights go down, and the opening titles blare on the big screen. But there’s…

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morning sunset

“The early bird catches the worm” is a saying of age-old wisdom, forewarning those who wish to seize an opportunity, that to arrive early and prepared will grant them a greater chance of success. Today’s most influential people aren’t shy to share the secret of their success: they are habitual early risers, their day having…

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Hidden Chef

This far into lockdown, sharing some grub and a few drinks with friends in a romantic restaurant or a cosy cafe seems a lifetime away, a hazy dream-sequence from the distant past. We have long given up on chosing whether to conjure up yet another resourceful meal with the scraps of food we scrounged after…

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TheStudios Co living Birmingham

How to keep organised in an Apartment If you have just rented your first property in a city centre somewhere, chances are it is a Studio Flat. These residences are convenient, as they are usually quite central, and a cheaper alternative to renting a one-bedroom place. However, living in one room can seem quite daunting…

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Working From Home

The current unprecedented times have caused major disruption to all our lives in some way. In line with the Government advice for us all to stay at home, it is important to find ways to keep positive and maintain good mental health. Read some of our tips on ways to occupy yourself, even in a…

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TheStudios Co living Birmingham

It’s finally here- the new decade. Whilst 2019 was certainly a turbulent time for many, it was especially notable for the retail industry- with it seeing sales fall for the first time in 25 years. With many eyes in Wolverhampton falling on the much-delayed Westside Development (with work projected to pick up momentum this year),…

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Football table

and any other questions you might have… We live in an extraordinarily busy world- everywhere one goes there is stimuli. Whether it be the persistent propaganda of the high-street billboard, the caterwaulic clamour of commuter conversation, or the incessant pinging of an Instagram inbox. It is the age of the digital nomad and of the…

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