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Innerstyle Vol.4

At Shores we are purveyors of Outerwear, but we are also champions of ‘Innerwear’.

What’s ‘Innerwear’ you may ask? Simply put it’s the stuff you hang on the inside – you know the things that make you YOU, the stuff that inspires you, the stuff that makes you inspire others, that makes you smile, that moves you. INNERSTYLE is our little weekly ‘innerwear’ newsletter gift to you, and this is Volume One’s offerings.

Home Alone – Kalsarikannit Style


So last week we shared ideas about Hygge, the Danish attitude of cosiness. This week though we’re hearing all about the Finnish movement ‘Kalsarikannit’ which basically translates to ‘drinking home alone in your underwear, with no intention of going out.’ Friday nights may have just changed forever!

Good Morning


The best health advice has always emphasised the importance of breakfast and this brilliant website My Morning Routine shares once a week a different yet inspirational breakfast routine from a wide variety of people all across the globe.

Carrie Fisher – Tributes In Art


We are all still reeling from the sad news of Carrie Fisher’s death late last year and so a collection of artists have paid the ultimate tribute to her through their art and this article highlights some of the most beautiful, poignant and moving of all their work. You really must see this.

Time Changes You 


You’re a completely different person at 14 and 77, the longest-running personality study ever has found.

Free Art For Everyone


New York City’s world famous Metropolitan Museum of Art has recently announced that 375,000 of its pieces in the public domain are now available online without any restrictions of use. Help yourself!

160 Characters


When Victoria Mapplebeck charged her old Nokia again after many years, a compelling and challenging part of her life was revealed all over again. This powerful film, which she shot entirely on her iPhone 6 unfolds in just 100 texts and tells the story of how two people meet, date, break up and deal with an unplanned pregnancy.

The Golden Flower

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There is a simple ancient trick to transforming your perspective on life and it’s been ‘hidden’ in the ancient Chinese guide The Secret Of The Golden Flower.

The Most Dangerous Writing App


For the creatives out there who have ever suffered with the flow of ideas or even writer’s block, THE MOST DANGEROUS WRITING APP could be the answer. Set the amount of time you want to write for, but if you stop writing your work begins to fade and if you aren’t careful it can disappear entirely. It definitely ignites that creative spark, with an added hit of adrenalin for good measure.

Whisky In The Jar


Whisky is having a huge surge in popularity over recent years as bar and restaurant culture continues to rapidly grow, but for the uninitiated whisky drinker this beginner’s guide tells you everything you ever need to know.

Picture Perfect


With mobile technology and photo based social media apps dominating the way we share our lives and communicate with one another, photography is the fastest growing hobby people now cite. This infographic cheat sheet provides everything you need to know to vastly improve your images in an instant.

Careless Whisper


George Michael may be gone but he will never be forgotten thanks to the legacy of his music. This acoustic guitar, instrumental version of Careless Whisper is both jaw droppingly brilliant and hair raisingly touching and moving.

The Internet Of Silly Things


There has been an online craze row late whereby adding or subtracting letters from film titles creates an entirely new film concept. This artist decided to illustrate what would happen if you added ‘ing’ to the end of film titles and the results are brilliant.



With the Gorillaz announcing their imminent comeback and first ‘proper’ studio album since 2010’s Plastic Beach, Dazed decided to celebrate by revisiting how this incredible alternate universe came into existence in the first place.

Filming The Dragon


The phenomenal success to David Attenborough’s recent series Planet Earth 2 is essentially down to the incredible footage that the cast and crew managed to shoot. Obtaining that footage wasn’t without it’s hazards and dangers, as cameraman Mark McEwan shares in this incredible article about filming the Komodo dragon’s sequence.

One To Watch – Exit Through The Gift Shop


Exit Through The Gift Shop is an unbelievably powerful documentary directed by street artist Banksy and following the life of fellow street artist Thierry Guetta and provides an incredibly insightful look at the world of contemporary art from some of it’s most controversial figures.