Last weekend I attended the Philadelphia Tattoo Arts Convention–I had a great time! Not only was it fun because I’m a huge fan of body art, but also because I enjoyed some quality time with one of my best homegirls and her amazing crew of friends. The convention itself felt pretty intense. It was held [...]
Be sure to read this article on Fashion Week’s new digital efforts to connect to buyers and customers. Very interesting and very appropriate: I attended the QVC Fashion Week runway show last night, which used similar methods of mainstream broadcast. What do you think of this new trend? Do you think it’s effective? P.S.: The Olsen [...]
I’ll be attending the Philadelphia Tattoo Arts Convention this weekend! I’ve noticed that this event generally goes underreported in the press–I’ll be there with my camera on Saturday and bring you a post next week covering the artists, the events, and the convention-goers. If you’re involved with the convention, or if you’ve attended previous conventions, [...]
WWD reports a new design for Harper’s Bazaar: More ads ( a 15.5 percent increase, the article mentions), thus more pages. However, these new pages includes a cleaner layout and different typography. Changes officially set in on the March issue, which I guess should be out pretty soon. How many of you feel eager to check [...]
I finished reading The Hunger Games trilogy last night in anticipation of the movie’s release in March. I enjoyed reading each book, but felt shocked by the third volume’s unbelievably depressing end. I thought this was supposed to be children-appropriate–something that needs to have a happy ending. If you finished the three books, how did [...]
When the “Shit ____ Say” meme blew up on the Internet a few weeks ago, I got really into it. Each day brought new insight into a new city or subculture (examples: Shit San Franciscans Say, Shit New Age Girls Say, Shit Manarchists Say, Shit Queer Grrrls Say), and I really liked the education that [...]
Hey, y’all. Now that I’m out of graduate school and have more time on my hands, it’s time for me to take my online game to the next level. I’ll be using this front page as a blog, and I’ll be updating it frequently. Onward!