Drag has become extremely popular due to shows like Rupaul’s Drag Race, and now people are starting to realize the beauty and artistry of drag culture. One thing that has sparked a lot of controversy, is the practice of cisgendered women practicing drag. Named bio queens, or faux queens, these girls wear the outrageous drag… Continue reading Bio Queens In the Drag Community
New York is to be considered one of the fashion capitals of the world, but recently, New York Fashion Week has been called a bit of a snooze fest by many critics as of late, and large brands like Rodarte, Thom Browne, and Proenza have decided to opt out of NYFW in favor of showing… Continue reading How Can We Save New York Fashion Week?
This post does contain spoilers for RuPaul’s Drag Race, Season 9!! This is just a small rant on my reaction to the Drag Race finale, because I feel like I’ve gotta get all my thoughts out about this. This hasn’t been my favorite season of Drag Race, most of the lipsyncs were lackluster, the challenges… Continue reading Thoughts on America’s Next Drag Superstar
I had my mass media class the other day, and we talked about how people are so vain now, because they like to take selfies, how snapchat has made the world narcissistic, and facebook live and instagram live shows people things that they don’t really want to see. And I was a bit surprised about… Continue reading Self Love VS. Narcissism
FRUiTS Magazine, the bible for japanese street fashion, has announced that they are closing down, and ceasing publication. Lovers of the iconic bright, neon street fashion everywhere are getting upset at this, and wondering why. Their reasoning is that there isn’t anyone interesting to photograph anymore, which as people wondering if Harajuku street fashion is dying out.… Continue reading Kawaii Never Dies!
I’ve gotten really into Janelle Monáe recently. She’s one of the stars in the new movie, “Hidden Figures” and a singer who only dresses in black and white. Janelle wears black and white, not just as a preference, but as a statement. On stage, she told her fans, “When I started my musical career, I… Continue reading A Real Q.U.E.E.N.
I’ve been noticing in fashion people are leaning towards more minimalist styling. Now, I’m not against minimalism, I can definately appreciate clean simple clothing and interesting cuts, but I feel like I’m a little bored with it. I just feel like it’s more of the same color palette, cuts, and styling used over and over… Continue reading Minimalism Vs. Maximalism