Sam Diss

The Associate Editor of New Projects at ShortList, Sam enjoys making up words to annoy editors, writing features about sports, music, weird things, and cool people, and listening to Mark Morrison's 'Return Of The Mack'. He's also a fairly capable centreback. Follow Sam on Twitter: @SamDiss

Latest Posts

  • Auto Draft 40
    Opinion

    Why I miss getting bruises, the marks of a lost youth

    Remember at school, when a bruise was a badge of honour?

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  • Denim jackets perfect for autumn and winter 11
    Style

    Lined denim jackets perfect for autumn and winter

    For when you don't want to give in to the cold

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    Sam Diss
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  • Big Coat Season is here 2
    Style

    Big Coat Season is here

    It's the most wonderful time of the year

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    Sam Diss
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  • Washing up is the only good chore 1
    Opinion

    In praise of washing up - the only good chore

    Give me a pile of dirty pans and I'll be happy for hours

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    Sam Diss
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  • Why turtleneck is the most flattering thing you can wear
    Style

    Why a turtleneck is the most flattering piece of clothing you can wear

    It's time to start dressing like you mean it

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    Sam Diss
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  • Italian label Paul & Shark reveal their sporty new collection 4
    Style

    Italian label Paul & Shark reveal their sporty new collection

    Yes, we will have one of everything, please

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    Sam Diss
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  • Welcome to the year of Remembrance Poppy oneupmanship
    Opinion

    Welcome to the year of Remembrance Poppy one-upmanship

    It is no longer enough to merely 'remember them' – now you have to 'remember them' more than everyone else

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    Sam Diss
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  • How to not totally f*** up your clothes while doing laundry 3
    Style

    How to not totally f*** up your clothes while doing laundry

    Here's how your mum does it

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    Sam Diss
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  • END Clothing and Diadora collab on a very dramatic pair of trainers 1
    Style

    END Clothing and Diadora collab on a very dramatic pair of trainers

    Subtlety is overrated, anyway

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    Sam Diss
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  • Urban Outfitters introduce very cool (and reasonably priced) new unisex suit 4
    Style

    Urban Outfitters introduce very cool (and reasonably priced) new unisex suit

    One suit for everyone

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    Sam Diss
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