Robyn Oswald

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bleach painted shoes

I love using bleach to dye fabric <i>(bleach discharge is the technical term)</i> to create surfaces filled with pattern. Bleach chemically pulls pigment …

8 great career tips from (nearly) the most powerful woman in the world

• MC@Work<p>Sheryl Sandberg is CEO of Facebook and one of the youngest billionaires in the world. So do we want to know what’s on her mind? Erm… yes! Sit …

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Step-by-step along the Inca trail to Machu Picchu

4 Days.52 Kilometres. 1 Destination: Machu Picchu. Join our featured blogger, Greg Goodman as he takes you on an ancient journey on Peru’s Inca Trail.<p>…

Sheffield: Britain's cheapest city break? Sounds about right

I can’t say I expected too much from the Ibis Sheffield City. After all, for the princely sum of £44.80 I had - at short notice - secured a twin-bedded room for my son and I - and for just £6.95 each extra, a full English breakfast to go with it.<p>The room was perfectly comfortable, spacious and …

Travel news roundup: Essex raft retreat, and time to return to Haiti?

Plus: the Aspen Art Museum, Greek island-hopping made easy, and ski slope dronies<p>Take a leaf out of Huckleberry Finn’s book and while away sunny days on a raft. A moored raft with a two-storey wooden cabin, that is. Sleeping four, The Raft at Chigborough, Essex, has a rowing boat for splashing …