[AD] Recently I was invited for an evening of mindfulness and conversation to mark Wagamama’s partnership with mental health charity Mind at Gunwharf Quays in Portsmouth.
This was a gifted dinner but, all opinions are my own otherwise what’s the point?! You can’t buy my opinion and I firmly believe talking about mental health and that breaking the stigma surrounding it is very important!
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How do you wish your loved one a Happy Valentine’s Day? With a Love Sausage of course!
Turns out that a cheeky Valentine’s Day innuendo from the one of the nation’s favourite retailers is what cut through all the noise last week in the PR world.
Take a look at Marks and Spencer’s Love Sausage!
Continue reading “CREATIVE CAMPAIGNS #36 – Marks and Spencer’s Love Sausage”
Henry and I celebrated five years together with a rather sumptuous meal at The Florist.
Take a look at this Bristol foodie hotspot and its beautiful Instagram worthy interior! Continue reading “Anniversary dinner at The Florist in Bristol”
How do you by-pass the minefield that is data law, privacy and protection while still achieving your objectives of training an algorithm for facial recognition technology?
Simple creative PR solutions can be used to solve or navigate tricky communications issues. One of the first examples of this in 2019 is a big one, not only does it creatively solve a problem but it’s also a meme that people, companies and brands can capitalise on.
Continue reading “CREATIVE CAMPAIGNS #31 – #10yearchallenge”
On Instagram who’s got…
✔️ The most likes ever – 43.3 million likes and growing!
✔️ 6.5 million follower and growing!
✔️ One blue tick
✔️ Complete anonymity
An egg. 🥚
Yes you heard right, a picture of a plain egg has beat ‘queen’ Kylie Jenner to the ‘most liked photo’ spot on Instagram.
And, it’s really made the Kardashian’s blood boil that she’s no longer top of the pecking order!
Eggs-pect all the egg jokes FYI!
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Gillette’s latest advert ‘We Believe’ and brand tag line revamp from ‘the best a man can get’ to ‘the best men can be’ is dividing opinions.
It’s made national headlines and has been watched over 5 million times in less than 48 hours and the controversial conversation is up for debate – does this help or hinder the #MeToo movement?
Continue reading “Creative Campaigns #30 – Gillette’s We Believe: The best a man can be”
PR is often about being in the right place at the right time and the latest photobomb stunt from Fiji Water at the Golden Globes is no exception.
‘Fiji Water girl’ aka model Kelleth Cuthbert, a Fiji brand representative, stole the show and upstaged some of the worlds biggest celebrities by making sure she photographed with all the right people while holding a tray of Fiji Water.
This is a classic example of how piggy backing on an event and the perfect positioning can make a brand stand out and give it, and an unknown model, international headlines overnight.
Continue reading “CREATIVE CAMPAIGNS #29 – Fiji Water photobombs the Golden Globes”
After my post ‘Losing my hair and a year of bad hair days’ I said I’d keep you up to date regarding what I was doing to restore my hair to its former glory.
Here is the first post in my hair care ‘chronicles’ and I’m focusing on the shampoo and conditioner brand that has been my go to during these recovery months.
Continue reading “Hair Care Vol.1 – OGX Beauty”
Looking for a new face cream? You might want to try Wake Skincare, the new start up skincare brand that’s creating top quality products and using less plastic packaging.
Wake sent me a lovely face cream to try*, take a look at my thoughts after using it regularly since the end of summer.
Continue reading “Wake up to soft plump skin!”