Mixed. That’s the category I fall into, being Portuguese and Angolan. Race was never really an issue for me when I was younger. I never really cared about skin colour or really noticed it, considering I have black and white family members. I quickly realized that skin colour and appearance really affect the way people view you. The first time I realized this, was back … Continue reading A Post On Ignorance
Meet Yohannes (known to friends as ‘Yohan’) Daniel, a student at the University of Hertfordshire studying Interior Architecture and Design whose entire presence flaunts relaxed vibes and never ceases to put a smile across your face. It’s all about the trainers nowadays. Not that I’m complaining; well my bank account is. But, they’re a statement piece for a reason. Besides glancing up and down at … Continue reading Boys Lookbook: Yohannes Daniel
For a while I’ve resisted writing and drawing with my feminist cap on, in fear that people (particularly men) would find it unattractive. HA! But that ship has sailed and I am now starting to become more open with my “controversial” ideas. As an illustrator, a lot of my mind is explained through drawings. I started looking at the Male Gaze through a “Fuck Off” … Continue reading Male Gaze City
Glossier is an American beauty brand, their motto is skincare first, make up second. It was created by the founder of Into the Gloss, Emily Weiss. After years of testing and writing about other brands she decided to set up her own. Today Glossier held their first event before their UK launch in October. I was lucky enough to spot Emily at the event and … Continue reading Glossier’s UK Pop-Up feat. an Interview with Emily Weiss
Visit Milan through Zeynep’s eyes. Continue reading Summer in the City: Milan
submitted by Anna Aldridge ‘One belongs to New York instantly, one belongs to it as much in five minutes as in five years.’ – Tom Wolfe I’ve always felt a connection to New York, and I think we all share this connection, a dream with the city. My dream is to live there for a few years and experience life as a true New Yorker. But … Continue reading 72 Hours in New York City
Home isn’t a place—it’s a feeling. Continue reading What is “home”?