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The Perfume Society Jo Fairley

25 Sep 2014

The Perfume Society Jo Fairley Beauty genius and uber entrepreneur, Jo Fairley – we are forever grateful for the The Beauty Bible and Green & Black’s chocolate – has a new venture: The Perfume Society. Scent unlocks our deepest memories but how to choose a new perfume? Why not sidestep the “guerilly-spritzing” at the counter…

Young feminist we ask Charlie Brades what’s happening? on GORGEOUS GOSSIP

23 Sep 2014

Josephine talks to YOUNG FEMINIST Charlie Brades Also, Can we have it all? Do we even want it? Josephine and Donna discuss Nathalie Loiseau’s new book: Choissez Tout! She is under the impression that women, in trying to be the perfect wives and mothers, are holding back their careers. Stop helicoptering, enough with the breast…

Body Confidence Tips – Meet Donna & Tora the BODY CONFIDENCE COACHES on Gorgeous Gossip

27 May 2014

Body Confidence Tips Have you tried on your swimwear yet? I have and it is always a shock as you imagine that you will look so good in your costume when in reality most body parts are sadly sagging. What to do? Meet Donna and Tora the body CONFIDENCE coaches they have a book, DVD…

BALLET BARRE Can you really do Ballet at your age?

21 May 2014

BALLET BARRE As we all know, (our) Donna is used to holding onto the bar for dear life, but the barre? More maladoit than graceful, more too too much than tutu, she gave it a go and is now enrolled. Donna Schoenherr tells us how she (a fellow New Yorker with an identical knee injurty…

Diamonds Darling! Bling Bling Gorgeous Gossip with Amanda E-G Jeweller and Josephine and Donna

22 Jan 2014

PRESS the White triangle above to hear/ Length  21.35 Problems with the LINK ABOVE or WANT A PODCAST ? PRESS  THIS LINK   Our Gorgeous Gossip was suggested when Donna met the delightful J Courtney Sullivan – our Author of the Week – and we immediately started discussing engagements rings. Although her book, The Engagements, is…

Treat Yourself Natural – Make Your Own Beauty Products with Sof McVeigh

15 Jan 2014

PRESS the White triangle above to hear/ Length  25.5 Problems with the LINK ABOVE or WANT A PODCAST ? PRESS  THIS LINK     Don’t we all want to look good naturally? Sof McVeigh is a homeopath, gardener and keen herbalist she is also a mother and founder of The Homemade Company. Sof’s great friend called…

LOSE Weight at SLIMMERIA Retreat

  LOSE Weight at SLIMMERIA Retreat LOSE Weight at SLIMMERIA Retreat. Josephine and Donna discuss their 2014 health regimes Josephine goes on the wagon and Donna vows to be more active. Josephine talks to Galia Grainger Director of Slimmeria a gorgeous Georgian house Hastings, East Sussex. Galia explains how her guests are put through their…

EXTRAVAGANCE – its all relative GORGEOUS GOSSIP with Josephine and Donna

19 Dec 2013

PRESS the White triangle above to hear/ Length 11.54 Problems with the LINK ABOVE or WANT A PODCAST ? PRESS  THIS LINK EXTRAVAGANCE Tis the season to go over the top: chuck caviar on your breakfast oats, drape yourself in swags of jewels and gold or as Josephine does: double up. If you love that cashmere…

Rigby and Peller Lingerie Specialists for the Queen on RADIO GORGEOUS

05 Dec 2013

PRESS the White triangle above to hear/ Length 27.28 Problems with the LINK ABOVE or WANT A PODCAST ? PRESS  THIS LINK   What size bust are you? You probably have not be measured up properly for years. The Queen knows a thing or two about looking good and she has been using this UK company…

EYELASH EXTENSIONS – Donna goes the whole way GORGEOUS gossip

14 Nov 2013

PRESS the White triangle above to hear/ Length 11.18 Problems with the LINK ABOVE or WANT A PODCAST ? PRESS  THIS LINK Do you want bigger eyes? No more cakey mascara running down your cheeks? Donna felt the same and she wanted to look fab for a wedding so she dared to go to a salon…

Fashion Designer GAIL BERRY Makes you look GORGEOUS with her magic clothes

07 Nov 2013

  PRESS the White triangle above to hear/ Length 25.21 Problems with the LINK ABOVE or WANT A PODCAST ? PRESS  THIS LINK   We all want clothes that are crease free, never bobble, you can pop into the washing machine and ping into shape. Clever Gail Berry who has been designing beautiful clothes for women…

MEN Give up on Looks at 46!!! GORGEOUS GOSSIP with Donna and Josephine

31 Oct 2013

PRESS the White triangle above to hear/ Length 10.30 Donna’s husband (not pictured above!) found an amusing article in the newspaper – shock horror men let themselves go at an average 46 years of age. For example they wear very old underwear, have the cheapest haircuts and grow beards. These are the depressing facts (see…

BITCHES of the KITCHEN/ GORGEOUS GOSSIP

24 Oct 2013

  PRESS the White triangle above to hear Problems with the LINK ABOVE or WANT A PODCAST ? PRESS  THIS LINK   Donna & Josephine This weekend Nigella Lawson talked to The Observer about herself she also made the comment below which has caused outcries….do women really dread cooking? “Feeling comfortable in the kitchen is essential…

Author LINDY WOODHEAD – WAR PAINT Elizabeth Arden and Helena Rubenstein

26 Sep 2013

    Author LINDY WOODHEAD – WAR PAINT Elizabeth Arden & Helena Rubenstein Their Lives, their Times, their RIVALRY We love makeup it covers up the horrid bits, it gives us confidence – a splurge at the make up counter cheers us up and we are always hoping to find the miracle in the jar….

Gorgeous Gossip – What is your Beauty Regime?

Length of Podcast : Problems with the LINK ABOVE or WANT A PODCAST ? PRESS  THIS LINK Today on Gorgeous Gossip Josephine and Donna chat about their beauty routine. Are you a soap and hope girl? Or do you religiously cleanse tone and moisturise? Are you into natural eco products on your skin or are you…

THE PRACTICAL SHOW with guests Hilly Janes, Attica Locke, Mary Killen, Anna Paolozzi

09 Feb 2013

Welcome to radio gorgeous, where as we would love you to listen to the whole show if there is a piece you are particularly attracted to….just press the play button and scroll to your favourite bit. As every GORGEOUS GAL knows – in theory at least – there is a time to be sensible! In…

Toxic Friendships | Amanda Coe ‘What They Do In The Dark’ |Emma Hill: Summer Beauty Tips | Katya Wildman: The Bombshell Dress

05 Jun 2012

We announce an exciting competition to win a copy of Sarah Ruhl’s In The Next Room, or The Vibrator Play (more details at: www.facebook.com/radiogorgeous ) Radio Gorgeous hostesses Josephine and Donna Gorgeously Gossiped as we do each week about Toxic Friends – of course you don’t think you are but if you’ve ever lost friends maybe…

Artist turned gardener Tessanna Hoare| Reclaiming 50 with High 50’s Daniela| Theatre:The Vibrator Play| Susie Rogers: beauty and science

27 May 2012

Artist turned gardener Tessanna Hoare talks us through what food to grow and how not to kill our favourite flowers. She explains why turning away from the world of high art and starting her business Gardens On Site was, in a sense, a return to her roots… http://gardensonsite.wordpress.com/ Next we talk to Daneila Soave, Deputy…

Foraging with Frederica Smith| City girl Vanessa Vallely| The waxing debate| Author: Barbara Zitwer

19 May 2012

Forager, Frederica Smith, tells us that even urbanites can get a taste of the great outdoors if you only know where to look and which weeds you can cook! http://gardenstudioealing.com Donna talks careers, comedy and challenges with city girl and founder the women’s network We Are The City, Vanessa Vallely. www.wearethecity.com To wax or not to wax……

Anne Somerset on Queen Anne| Film news with Liz Hoggard | Kate Pukrik Smells!

25 Apr 2012

We ask why women are being so disproportionately affected by job cuts and why do women pay more than men for products and services. Historian Anne Somerset talks about her acclaimed new biography of Anne Somerset – a monarch whose reign was marked by many triumphs but whose personal life was by tragedy, illness and…