Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

True Blue; How an Old Hit Can Inspire a New Look

Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

True Blue; How an Old Hit Can Inspire a New Look

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YOU know you are officially getting old when you hear the words 'true blue' and the Madonna song pops into your head, refusing to leave. What reinforces this is when you mention it to your teenage son, who looks at you blankly and asks: "Who's Madonna?" It took every fibre of my being not to download the album and force feed it to him like I used to do with mashed-up broccoli - it's good for him to get to experience different tastes and not just stick to what he knows and thinks he likes.

There's a whole world out there of different tastes to experiment with - and not just in music. Food, clothes and design are just a few that you can try out for yourself at home.

And it's easy to think that you've listened to, tasted, tried on and looked at everything life has to offer, but it would make for a very dull life if that was ever the case.

Sometimes all it takes is the rediscovery of an old classic to give you the push you need to try something new, and a trip down memory lane could take you in a direction you never imagined. Here's my tribute to the iconic True Blue Tumbler, PS3. Soap dispenser, PS5. White bath towel, PS6. Tattoo bath towel, PS6. Striped bath towel, PS6. All George at Asda I BELIEVE that as people, we can't be summed up by just one personality. We are a mixture of all sorts of things that all come together to form one amazing being. We are gentle AND strong, patient AND stroppy, so mix things up a bit and throw straight-laced stripes in with bold tattoo inkings. Even nice girls like to be naughty THEY may not be quite as old as Ming dynasty vases, but these aged ceramic pots may well become a green-fingered family heirloom.

AS striking as a whitewashed wall against a beautiful Greek sea, this vase will bring some instant sunshine to your home.

IF you love the feel of dainty china but need something that holds more than your average cup and saucer, this is the mug you've been waiting for. …

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