It’s a bling thing

  ‘Peely wally’, ‘belter’ and ‘taps aff’ are phrases we’d usually say, not wear. That’s until Bonnie Bling exploded onto the scene and put Scots slang in style. Rachael Fulton caught up with jewellery designer Mhairi Mackenzie to find out more… Fresh from dusting the uc   uckles of celebs like Lana Del Rey and Rizzle Kicks, Mhairi Mackenzie is up for the prestigious Accessory Designer of the Year Award at the Scottish Fashion Awards for her funky Scots slang jewellery. With a host of celebrity followers, a product design award under her belt and Bonnie Bling’s success rapidly sky- rocketing, it’s hard…

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Sounds Bites with Ally McCrae

  Hey, I’m Ally I’m 24 and so, so lucky to do what I do. My life is completely absorbed by music. I present on Radio 1, I DJ, I put on my own gigs, I run a video blog and I even do the tannoy announcements at my beloved St. Mirren FC. And now I’m writing for Source! Here’s some new music I love that you have to check out… It’s my job to find bands and artists in Scotland to put on BBC Radio 1 with the hope that their careers will progress and important people will hear…

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What are you drinking?

Summer means one thing for lots of students – it’s time to let your hair down, let loose and party hard! As we all know, no party is complete unless the alcohol is flowing – or is it? When you hear that 25 people die in Scotland every week as a direct result of their drinking, it might be time to think again before you reach for the bottle opener… 

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Summer with a difference

  If your college and uni holidays are looking a little bare, read on to find out how you could be having fun, travelling, learning and improving your CV all at the same time…  Packing your bags and leaving Scotland for a year sounds like a dream come true, but it’s not exactly feasible for everyone. While gap years offer fantastic experiences, they can also be pretty costly. Lots of savvy students are catching on to this, with ‘summer gap’ and short-term travel options growing in popularity. Whether you fancy doing some conservation work in Thailand or working at a…

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New Source magazine – out now!

  The day has finally arrived! The latest issue of Source is hitting schools, college and universities as we speak. Can’t wait to get your hands on the real copy? You can view the digi version right here.  

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