23rd July 2014

Model and DJ Ruby Rose has released an incredible short film that explores the fluidity of the way humans embody concepts of gender. Called "Break Free," the video, released last week, is a powerful look at the ways that gender is performed and lived -- ...

AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau Just days after he married Kim Kardashian, the controversial singer opened up to the magazine in a stream-of-consciousness interview that included strangely revealing: "I'm a porcupine. I'm a blowfish." Kanye West certainly didn't hold back in a recent interview with GQ magazine for ...

19th July 2014

A group of celebrated female creatives from Ghana consisting of an actress, a model, a singer and a tv presenter have united in a bid to promote self love. Well natural skintone love to be precise. If you love yourself you’ll love the skin you’re in ...

17th July 2014
Meet the Model who's helping to develop Africa in her own way II

Meet Jessica Chibueze:

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Jessica Chibueze first visited Uganda with the intention of exploring an African country other than her native home Nigeria. She figured it’d be an exciting experience as an 18 year old back then to spend the summer before her freshman year in an East African ...

12th July 2014

By Ngozi Cole “…And then we do a much greater disservice to girls, because we raise them to cater to the fragile egos of men. We teach them to shrink themselves, to make themselves smaller. We say to girls, “You can have ambition, but not ...

11th July 2014

"[I]t’s nearly impossible to photograph a story where the main characters are missing," says photographer Glenna Gordon, who works primarily in Africa (and whose work is shown here.) "These girls are missing—and they are missing from these photos too." She is referring, of course, to ...

8th July 2014

By Shannon Whitehead: “Can I meet the sew shop’s minimums?” “How many units should I produce?” “Do you think I’ll be able to sell everything?” These are some of the questions that most independent designers find themselves asking. One of the most difficult steps of ...

3rd July 2014

It started when I was 24, over dinner in the Meatpacking District near the club he owned. “I love you,” he said, “but I promised I would never have kids with anyone but her.” It was so ludicrous, and he was so French, so ce ...

30th June 2014

What’s more summertime than tie-dye? But, brace yourselves—while you might remember throwing a bunch of rubber bands on a ratty t-shirt at summer camp, we’re about to elevate the pastime in a major way. After all, designers from Isabel Marant to Stella McCartney to Raquel ...

28th June 2014

Read this before tattooing your boyfriend's name on your hip. 1. Don't use Google or Pinterest when looking for a tattoo idea. Unless you want your tattoo to look like everyone else's. So many feather tattoos. So. Many. Feather tattoos. 2. Instead, scour Instagram for ...