“Subcultures bring together like-minded individuals who feel neglected by societal standards and allow them to develop a sense of identity.”
- Dick Hebdige
Hijras, Coimbatore, India - The Third Gender
Day 15...Read More »
“There is nothing so immediate as fashion in terms of an expression of ones values and one’s state of mind.”
- Andrew Bolton
Gothic Lolitas, Amsterdam
Day 20 -
Despite its roots placed firmly in Japan, Lolita fa...Read More »
“We are the only species which consciously, deliberately alters its appearance. This has been true throughout human history and will always be so because bodily expression can communicate things which words never can. Far from a superfic...Read More »
“Even when we say nothing our clothes are talking noisily to everyone who sees us.”
- Alison Lurie (The Language of Clothes)
Matchy Matchy Fashion. Seoul, South Korea - How does matching outfits make you feel more connect...Read More »
“Fashion provides one of the most ready means through which individuals can make expressive visual statements about their identities.”
- A Bennett ( Culture and Everyday Life)
Decora Fashion. Tokyo, Japan - Why do they take this fash...Read More »
Kinda obsessed with chia seed at the moment, they are finding their way into a lot of the things that i make. Packed with omega-3 fatty acids, lots of fiber and calcium, chia seeds are a wonderful add...Read More »
We all covet glowing skin, and too often its easiest to reach for the chemical based products that promise you a flawless complexion. When in fact some of the best results can be achieved using simply...Read More »
Ahh im snug as a bug in a rug! (or so my mother used to say to me as she tucked me in at night). I have a new favorite bed time drink, it warms my soul, its comforting, relaxing and soothes me to slee...Read More »
Oh wowza, I can't begin to tell you how unbelievably excited i am to have been included in season 13 of the Emmy winning show, Project Runway.
I can't give away too much, but i will appear as a guest...Read More »
Ahhh-vocados! You super little food, you!
These green beauties are so gosh damn good for us, studies even show that avocado-eaters are healthier overall than those who skip it. We should feel justifi...Read More »
Fate made Crosby Tailor and I cross paths, the cookies are keeping us together!
When I met Crosby it was pretty evident he was a model, what I was fascinated to discover was that he was also a reno...Read More »
Its 530am on a saturday morning and my alarm chimes. Not very many things would part me from my precious slumber, but today I was to make the journey down to Compton in Los Angeles to join 160...Read More »
Yes, yes, I love eating healthy! But I'm still a girl, and sometimes you just NEEEEEEEDDDDDDD chocolate.
I had weaned myself of the milk chocolate variety (which now just tastes like sugar to me), an...Read More »
Red Lentil Pasta with corn, edamame and green beans: edamame contains as much protein per serving as eggs and milk, and are also a good source of iron, zinc, and B vitamins.
1 pound red le...Read More »
Every so often I am fortunate enough to model for with talented individuals that help shape the fashion industry, who keep it fresh and constantly evolving.
This weekend i shot a GOOOOOrgeous be...Read More »