SmartBuy Glasses Talks Contact Lenses

Contact lenses are very easy to wear but they can cause a lot of problems if you don’t choose the right ones. With so many types of contact lenses available today, it can be a…

Walking the Courses

FARQUHAR’S RACE TO £350,000 TO MARK 350 YEARS OF MAKING HISTORY AT NEWMARKET! In just over three weeks’ time, charity walker Richard Farquhar will stride up the Rowley Mile to complete ‘Walking The Courses’, his…

Cambridge Style Week 2016

We were lucky enough to attend Cambridge Style Week’s catwalk show this month for an evening of the city’s best fashion. The evening was the perfect opportunity to celebrate local fashion under one roof and…

Velvet’s Guilt-Free Granola Bars

We’ve shared with you our take on a healthy and guilt-free snack made with completely natural ingredients. Makes 20 bars.  Ingredients: 350g of chunky rolled oats 400g of pitted medjool dates 200g of dried fruit…

Theatre Review: Hairspray The Musical

The international smash hit musical comedy, ‘Hairspray the Musical’, played at Cambridge Corn Exchange from Monday 15th to Saturday 20th February, in a brand new production on tour nationally since September. All those involved had…

Star Chef: Jeremy Medley

Velvet Magazine talks favourite spring ingredients and plans for the season with Jeremy from Infusions4Chefs and Ice Cook School… What’s your favourite spring ingredient to cook with and what would you make? Spring brings some…

Beauty Insider: Lucy Pettitt

We speak to hair stylist Lucy Pettitt, owner of Lucy’s Locks, about the upcoming season…. What hair trends do you think will be popular in spring/summer 2016? Very much continuing on from the existing trends,…