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“I Am” Alexander Jackman

We caught up with the young but wise writer, as he refreshes us with his real-life story "I Am".Giving priceless advice for any troubled person Alexander talks family, ambitions, life, and how we can make a change from even the worst situations.He also reveals that Michael Jackson's messages in music have helped him like so many people. So, let's...

The DOs & DONTs of Dip-Dying Like Drew

Love it or loathe it, you can’t deny that dip-dye makes a style statement of its own! As rocked by Drew Barrymore promoting her directional debut Whip It in Boston – a skater movie inspired by the true story of a Texan roller derby league – what’s certain is that the dip-dying trend isn’t for the faint hearted.Francesca Davies,...

Rio Ferdinand Joins LXY’s Fashion Brand

Guys, if you’re looking to enhance your style with a slick, clean cut look then Rio Ferdinand’s new brand FIVE is the one for you. Football legend Rio is keeping it smooth on the pitch as well as off, and with FIVE he has become a fashion icon.Rio has collaborated with Strutt Men, part of the LXY Brand group...

Win a copy of Love Marvin by the legendary Marvin Gaye

One of the most distinctive and unforgettable voices to emerge from the Motown era, UMTV / Island Records presents “Love Marvin” a collection of songs from the legendary, Marvin Gaye and we have 5 copies to giveaway.From "How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved by You)" to "I Heard It Through the Grapevine," and from "What's Going On" to...

Win a Sony digital camera with Brooklyn’s Finest

From director Antoine Fuqua (TRAINING DAY) DON CHEADLE, RICHARD GERE, ETHAN HAWKE and WESLEY SNIPES are BROOKLYN’S FINEST. This gritty urban thriller follows three doomed New York police officers, each trying to overcome their own demons whilst working in the city’s most dangerous precinct run by ruthless drug-running gangsters.Detective Salvatore "Sal" Procida (HAWKE), desperate for money to feed and...

British creatives illustrate their British Black History icons using Adobe Stock

Kia Amoa - Female Black History Icons

To mark Black History Month this October, Adobe Stock has teamed up with three young British illustrators, DorcasCreates, Josh-u-art and KeeksTheLabel to bring to life the people they think are shaping the UK’s black history in iconic art styles.  From newsreader Sir Trevor McDonald to Black Panthers’ Leticia Wright and dub poet Benjamin Zephaniah, these young artists reveal the British people past or present that have resonated with them. This campaign...

Going on holiday? Pack up your personals like a professional

With summer steadily approaching many of us are already thinking about hitting the gym, to make sure that when the sun comes out to play, you know, you look your best. This is closely followed by thoughts of distant lands, somewhere to escape to, to get some rest and relaxation and to forget about the everyday troubles that plague...

Harness the Power of Emotional Intelligence to Boost your Poker Skills

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Everyone is familiar with the term Poker Face even if they’ve never played a hand of Omaha or Texas Hold ‘Em in their lives. The act of staying calm under pressure and not letting your body language influence your thoughts is as much a key to success as the skill involved in playing poker itself.The term is just part of an...

VIP ticket giveaway to Carnival Friday

To celebrate the release of Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married Too? (in Cinemas September 3rd), Lionsgate and Poison UK have teamed together with Flavour to offer you two VIP tickets to the Carnival Friday event featuring Donaeo, Busy Signal, Kes and more!Why Did I Get Married Too? reunites the same charismatic cast and characters from his hit...

Win a Triple 9 Merchandise pack including DVD.

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Entertainment One (eOne) is pleased to announce that action-packed heist thriller TRIPLE 9 is coming to Blu-ray and DVD 27 June 2016; available digitally from 20 June 2016. To celebrate its release, we have 3 x DVDs and 1 special Triple 9 pack to give away! Full of twists and turns that will leave you on the edge-of-your-seat, the film...

SPARTANFAM INVITES LONDON TO GET FIT FOR FEBRUARY

Your New Years resolution was to lose weight, get healthy? You joined a gym and already losing motivation? Sounds familiar? The best way to over come the January hump and give your resolution a kick start is to set yourself a challenge and we've found just that.Fitness fanatics and first-timers alike are set to flock to Upminster for a...

Strike a pose to win in ASUS & Comet promotion

Striking a pose in a Comet Store could lead to a walk-on role in a new Brit film and nearly £200 of Christmas Shopping vouchers.ASUS, is a leading enterprise in the new digital era, and Comet have launched a cracking new promotion in the run-up to Christmas, offering busy shoppers the chance to win a walk-on...

Win Horrible Bosses on DVD

Yes, we will all experience the boss from hell once in our lifetime - at least now you can laugh about it with the new movie Horrible Bosses. The DVD is out on November 21 and be available on Blu-ray triple play including extended versions of the movie and much more. To celebrate the release, Flavour have 3 copies of...

Win tickets to see Teedra Moses in London 27 02 14 @TeedraMoses

After Teedra Moses dropped that seminal album Complex Simplicity (2004) I (along with a legion of others) became fans of this brilliant New York singer who just made damn good music.So for all Teedra fans she is back with another London performance at KOKO on the 27 03 14 and as luck would have it I have a pair...

Money Matters with MC Harvey

With his arresting good looks, unapologetic cool and looking the part for a summer’s day, sporting a grey tee, shorts and sunglasses, Harvey sits down with Flavour and talks music, women, family and Alesha Dixon...‘I don’t like hurting people,’ says former So Solid Crew frontman Harvey. ‘That’s what people don’t understand about me. I’m not this bad guy people...

Win ABSOLUTELY ANTHING on Blu-ray

All-star comedy ABSOLUTELY ANYTHING lands on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD on Monday 7th December – and, to celebrate, we’re giving you the chance to win one of 3 copies! Directed by Terry Jones, the film boasts an A-list cast of comedy gold including Simon Pegg, Kate Beckinsale, Sanjeev Bhaskar and Rob Riggle, with Eddie Izzard, Meera Syal, Joanna Lumley, and...

7 Bank Holiday Weekend Ideas

Bank Holiday weekend is a great opportunity to spend some quality time with the family, but there is nothing worse than bored kids with bags of energy. Here are seven great ideas for activities that you can do with the little ones to make sure they are fully entertained!Easter egg huntFor kids, Easter is all about one thing: chocolate eggs!...

London homeowners invest in home interior makeover to help their house sell quicker and retain its value

It’s been widely reported that London house prices have fallen for the first time in eight years. However, two London homeowner’s, Lucy and Anthony Hamer-Hodges, have taken matters into their own hands with a £1,000 interior makeover which halved the average time to receive an asking price offer on their property.The makeover service was provided by their estate agent, Housesimple, and...

Get fit by pole dancing

Pole fitness is taking the gym scene by storm! Get the low down here at Flavour on what it involves from an expert. Dance and tutor expert Louise Brown explains the start and rise to a new fitness crazeHow long have you been dancing? I have been dancing in general since I was three years old! I am now...

First Lady enters People’s Most Beautiful List

Michelle Obama has made it into People magazine's new list of 100 most beautiful people, which hits newsstands on Friday.The First Lady says: ‘I had a father and a brother who thought I was beautiful, and they made me feel that way every single day.'‘I grew up with very strong male role models who thought I was smart and...

Using Imagination For Writing A Successful Assignment

Using Imagination For Writing A Successful Assignment

Each student wants to be the best in a class and get an opportunity to build a successful career in the future. In this regard, students try to get good grades, allot much time to the studying process and write all the assignments on the highest level. It’s no secret assignment means a lot when evaluating one or another student,...

Elite Squad

José Padilha’s critically acclaimed blockbuster Elite Squad: The Enemy Within is a compelling action-packed drama, revealing the depths of corruption and brutality from the streets of Rio de Janeiro right through to the heart of Brazil’s political system.Following on from Padilha’s Elite Squad (2007), this gritty sequel is the most successful product of Brazil’s cinematic revival, attracting audiences of...

Cut the Fat: Time to get your Summer Body

The Sun has finally come and that means summer is fast approaching, time to get fit for the summer. This is the time for me as a Personal Trainer where it gets really busy with the last minute rush to get beach body fit for holiday season, the gym is already filling up and not that I’m complaining but...

How to date The Millers Daughter

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Introducing to Flavourmag.co.uk The Millers Daughter. The sisters Christie and Louise Miller have announced the release date of their second single ‘Undeniable’ as August 25th. The album, ‘So Hollywood’ will also be released on Aug 25th.For the album recording sessions, Christie and Louise worked with various producers, but continued to play a big part in the overall sound and...

Professional development for photographers

Photo Imaging Network (PIN) offers specialist business support for up to 180 freelance photographers and businesses working in London's high-growth photo imaging sector, with a particular emphasis on digital and technological innovationThis FREE initiative provides:* Specialist industry talks and master classes* Business skills development* Mentoring and portfolio critiques* Environmental awareness workshops* Networking opportunities* Showcasing events and exhibition opportunitiesIf you...

How Florists Are Becoming the Source for All Creative Gift Wrappers

The ability to wrap a gift in a sophisticated manner is something which bamboozles most people - with many taking to YouTube to learn from the "pros". Most people who struggle with the art do so for the simple reason that they don't have the supplies, but florist and floral craft retailer Michael Dark could have an answer in relation to...

Capital One’s little legend gave away 1000 footballs per day

In the spirit of giving  Capital One, sponsors of the English League Cup, we're giving away 1,000 footballs a day to kids across the country as they continue their work to get the young more involved in the sport. The campaign is part of the company’s ‘Little Legends’ initiative, designed to celebrate the importance of time spent together as a...

More Than Half of all Women Have Gone on Dates Purely For a Free Meal

Tuesday lunchtime in any Central London restaurant is filled with the usual mix of business meetings, lunching ladies and couples, perhaps on a first date with the polite gleam of hope in the eye that this could be leading to maybe more.However in some cases it's pre-determined that the "maybe more" is highly unlikely. Many ladies it seems have...

Win an Earthnicity Mineral Makeup Kit

Sweep Earthnicity's luxurious, premium foundation powder all over your face for a natural-looking finish that effectively covers redness and blemishes.Containing natural, skin-soothing ingredients, Earthnicity Minerals natural mineral cosmetics subtly enhances your natural complexion - you will look like you have naturally great skin - even though you're wearing makeup!Earthnicity mineral makeup contains no parabens, perfumes, bismuth and talc, and...

Tweetwatch

A round up of the weeks most flavoursome tweets. Who’s making a stand and who’s setting the record straight. Let the tweets commence!1. Let’s hope Soulja Boy kept his LOL smiley face on. Just ordered some food and dude freaked out when i opened the door haha "omg soulja boy i know you get this all the time" droppin shit...