BY Darcy Sturges in Style File on May 30, 2013 |
Oh my God. I need all of these. Fab.com currently has a swimwear collection from Mr. Gugu and Miss Go (an amazing, hyper-graphic clothing company we featured in our June/July issue) that features—stay calm—cats, giraffes, panda bears, burgers, and spacemen. These adorable suits are perfect for anyone. Worried about having a bikini body? Take this good advice, then go to Fab.com and buy one or five or all of these!
I plan on mixing and ... Read More
BY Darcy Sturges in Music Stuff on May 24, 2013 |
She's pretty much everything we love.
If the name “Mary Lambert” sounds familiar, it’s because you may have heard her on a little track called “Same Love." Her vocals (she wrote the chorus) were featured on the song by Ryan Lewis and Macklemore (yes, the Macklemore of “Thrift Shop” fame).
Hailing from Seattle, the lesbian-slam-poet-songstress sings haunting ballads of loving one’s self and overcoming pain. According ... Read More
BY Darcy Sturges in General on May 24, 2013 |
At five weeks old, Justin was found in North Pennsylvania on April 26 after being purposefully doused with an accelerant and lit on fire. On fire. A small, tiny, adorable kitten. I don’t understand this. Look at this face! Who could viciously attack this cuteness?While I may not be partial to the name Justin (hello, ex-boyfriend!), this particular Justin has my heart all ooey and gooey. I want to love him and hold him and feed him and care for him forever. ... Read More
BY Darcy Sturges in Feminizzle on May 09, 2013 |
Women at the Western Wall wearing prayer shawls on April 12.
Good news! A court in Jerusalem just ruled that women who wear prayer shawls at the Western Wall aren’t doing anything illegal. Before now, women would be arrested for wearing the shawls at the Wall, because that item of religious garb was considered exclusively menswear. Talk about gender policing.
According to Time Magazine this is a really big win, as it sets the stage for more equality at ... Read More
BY Darcy Sturges in Crafty on May 09, 2013 |
As a rather recent transplant to NYC, I learn new things every day. Today I learned that Coney Island hosts a parade of mermaids in the summertime! What’s more, these mermaid parades have been happening for the past 30 years! WHAT. So cool! It sounds like a slice of nirvana, like a little sliver of Burning Man (which I went to and loved and talk about whenever I can—but back to Mermaids!).
What is this parade, you ask? It is a parade of ... Read More