Up close with the founders of Toco Swim

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We met with the gorgeous Charlotte and Olivia, founders of Toco Swim; they’re full-time accountants and make kick-ass bikinis in their spare time… FINALLY, a cheeky bikini brand in the UK, so us girls can show off our booty gains on the beach! Their Story… We’re a sister team who…

We go 1 on 1 with Fitty LND founder, Laura – the monthly health and fitness box that fuels your sweat game.

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Laura Fullerton is the founder and director of Fitty London, The monthly health and fitness box fuelling your sweat game. Her business brings you a premium selection of the latest health and fitness products. Expect everything from protein powders and superfoods to skipping ropes and muscle rubs. She loves all things fitness – from weightlifting…

Corn kernels packed with love

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If you ordered from us last month you would have got to try some BBQ goodness! Smothered in smokin’ hickory, and ever so crunchy and moorish…What are we talking about? LOVE CORN! They believe in simple and clean ingredients, which sits well with us, ticking all the boxes – being high in fibre, vegan, gluten…

Caroline’s top-picks from our summer sale

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We are having a massive sale, with up to 75%-off on selected styles! If you’re feeling slightly overwhelmed, don’t worry – we’re here to help, giving you the low-down on the sales’ top style picks from our founder Caroline.   Adidas Pure Boost Xpose Clima Shoes RRP; £95 now £60 Why we’re obsessed…

Must haves for that summer holiday

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There’s nothing like the excitement of packing your suitcase for a Euro summer getaway… pre-plan and you’ll avoid that panic when you realise that you don’t have the right things to take with you. Scroll on down to see our picks!   Image by @onzie  Our top essentials to pack Swimwear…

Cauliflower Burgers By Wildblend

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We love a healthy alternative to our favourite foods, so these cauliflower burgers by Wildblend are the perfect option. They are paleo, gluten-free, grain-free, anti-inflammatory, low-carb & finally fiber rich. So, not only are they packed full of health benefits, they’re also going to bring some serious summer vibes to your insta page…

The Countdown to Summer is on!

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A LUXURY GIVEAWAY   To celebrate the countdown until the official first day of Summer, we’re offering you the chance to win over £3,000 worth of prizes to get you summer ready!   From designer activewear from yours truly to luxury monogrammed pyjamas from the iconic Jasmine & Will, all…

Feel the Freedom to Move in Warp Knit by Karlie Kloss

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The Warp Knit Collection is here and it’s nothing short of stunning. If you’re a sucker for monochrome, longer crops and mesh detailing, check out babe-of-life Karlie sweat-testing the must-have pieces.     The collection is inspired by finding the space to create, whatever that might look like to you.   “adidas…

London’s most tranquil studio

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If you follow us on Instagram and watch our Insta stories, you may have got a glimpse of the beautiful lifestyle shoot we recently did with talented babe Rhiannon Bailey and Kamala Devi at the stunning Total Chi Yoga Studio on Baker Street.   We were drawn to Total Chi by…

Because music makes you want to move

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Now that the sun is naturally waking us up a little earlier than before it’s inspired us to hop out of bed and get our workouts done in the morning. It’s the perfect way to set yourself up for the day with fresh air in your lungs, sunshine in your…

We chat to inspiring babe Natalia Bojanic

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We love meeting inspiring woman, so when we had the pleasure of meeting Natalia Bojanic a few months back we just knew we wanted to share her inspiring story with our fitfam.  Tell us who you are, where you’re from, and how you’ve got to where you are today… Who…

Our go-to granola for fuelling morning workouts

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Homemade granola is one of the quickest and tastiest snacks you can make. If using organic, unsweetened ingredients, it contains a fraction of the sugar than that found shop bought granola. Making anything from scratch allows you to gain control over what you put into your body. Try our quick and easy…

The Baby Body Bootcamp by Korin Nolin

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Ok, mummys this is it! Summer is just around the corner and whether you’ve had a baby recently or not, if you’re tired and lacking in energy, if your dream is to get fit, strong and healthy, then step this way….we are super excited to shout about Korin Nolin’s Get Mamma…

We welcome three new brands to our fam

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It’s that time again, our brand fam is expanding… we couldn’t be more excited for you to get to know these perfectly selected collections! Don’t worry, we’ve sweat tested, street styled, & even binged watched series in some of the pieces, as we wanted to ensure that we would fall in…

Kendall Jenner reveals her 11 minute home workout

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Despite training with some of the worlds leading personal trainers and nutritionists, even the rich and famous have to resort to a quick and effective at-home workout just like the rest of us. Supermodel and reality TV star Kendall Jenner recently revealed her 11 minute at-home workout on her website, and we thought…

The Netflix Series You Need to Watch

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We cannot contain our excitement for the highly anticipated Netflix release of Girlboss. An incredible journey of female entrepreneurship is brought to life in the new series, inspired by New York Times best selling book #Girlboss and published in 2014 by online fashion retail founder Sophia Amoruso.     The series…

This years Coachella sees a rise in athleisure inspired trends

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Like always, Coachella festival was inundated with the freshest fashion. This year we spied an influx of the athleisure trend; fringed boots swapped for court side trainers and floral bandeaus for sports bras, creating a boho, sporty look.     Check out some of our top picks:   https://www.instagram.com/p/BS43pC7D9Wb/?taken-by=katyperry #ootd…

Your athleisure trend guide

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With summer just around the corner we can’t help but get just a little bit excited about planning trips away, afternoon picnics at the park and long walks along the canal breathing in fresh sunny air.   It’s no doubt that your active wardrobe will need a bit of an…

Get Fit with K

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We had the pleasure of shooting dancer, model, personal trainer, instructor AND YouTuber, Kirsten Wojciechowski a few weeks ago and got the low-down on her busy, but active life. Who is Kristen? She likes to think of herself as a creative, smart, funny, bubbly, witty person that spends way too…

Anyone for an Afternoon Tea, H + H Style?

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‘LBB’ contributors Jasmine and Melissa Hemsley have recently started serving the ultimate afternoon tea at their Hemsley + Hemsley cafe at Selfridges.The menu is thoughtfully sourced, wholefood, nutrient-dense and made without gluten, grains, refined sugar or hydrogenated vegetable oils. Now you can enjoy this classic British tradition, H+H style –…

Zanna’s go to workout

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Our Little Black Book Contributor, Zanna Van Dijk gives us her favourite short workout. “A sneaky short workout is just the thing you need to get your heart rate pumping. It’s workouts like these that you can find in my new book, STRONG. It features loads of weighted workouts, tonnes…

Couples who train together…

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We are all a bit guilty of getting too comfortable when settling into a relationship – eating ice cream and watching a movie whilst snuggled up with your other half sounds all too appealing during these cold months. We’re not telling you stop the cuddles and treats, but trust us when we…

5 Healthy Food Swaps

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We are always looking for ways to make healthy eating easier – let’s face it, after you’ve finished work, been to the gym, showered then finally decided to cook dinner, it’s already 9pm! Having ready to cook ingredients and recipes is a dream, taking all of the planning and prep…

The Perfect Wine & Nibbles Evening

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There are few better ways we can think of spending a chilly winter’s evening than sat with your fave gal pals enjoying a glass of wine (or two) and some tasty nibbles. Whether you are giving Veganuary a whirl or just trying to eat a little healthier this month, a cheese…

A Q&A With WOW Founders, Oliver & Rory

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Is anyone else a little wary of all the choices on the juice market at the moment? One minute juices and smoothies are the solution for modern day busy folk, a quick and easy way to pack in your 5-a-day, the next you’re bombarded with warnings on how they’re overpriced, high-in sugar and low-in fibre,…

London Fashion Week: Your Survival Guide

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UK’s love affair with fashion is stronger than ever before, and rightly so after its been reported it’s a £27 billion industry. It’s fair to say, we just can’t get enough of it from activewear to ready-to-wear to beauty and accessories. We scroll through the #OOTD tag on Instagram, we flick through countless magazines…

Alo Yoga Now Available Instore At Active in Style

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Direct from sunny California, Active in Style welcomes Alo Yoga as an instore exclusive brand. We invite the women of London to experience the high-performance collection that has been designed and tested by yogis, promising you the finest, most slimming, move-with-you fit.  From this July, we are proud to introduce the global power…

Q&A with Xtend Barre London founder Catie Miller

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How do you get the strong, sculpted body and poised elegance of a dancer? Well, you can either put in hundreds of hours dedicating yourself to the practice, learn all the moves, push yourself to the very limits and become an actual dancer…or you could try out Xtend Barre. Taking inspiration from ballet,…

The Tall Girls Guide to Workout Leggings

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Are you a girl like me who is always trying to find a pair of leggings that reach your ankles? Do your full lengths end up ‘fashionably’ cropped? Lets not get started on a 3/4 length.  The struggle is too real my friends. While a 7/8 legging can be cute and casual…

Activewear Trend Edit – Make Prints Work For You!

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Think prints aren’t for you? Well maybe it’s time for you to reconsider the non-printed path you currently run, because this Activewear trend edit will make you realise prints pretty much are perfect. With 70’s inspired printed-trends recently showing on the catwalks at London Fashion Week, it got us thinking…

How to Flat Lay your Activewear

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Social media has changed the way we shop in a lot of ways. When we do our morning scroll through Instagram and spot a cute pic of a top, we instantly screenshot it and track it down. Then once we do and we place our order online, we eagerly await…