Ni hao from Dolothy Perkins I have something to show you, and it’s Dorothy Perkins’ Oriental-looking mannequins. Will you take a look at this! This photo was taken from their branch at Manchester’s Arndale. First TOPSHOP did it with black models, now look where they’ve “progressed” to. It’s positively racist BUT wicked! Reminds me ofContinue reading “Fashion ni hao”
Connect Hotel review
On our last legs we checked in to Connect Hotel, situated two miles on the outskirts of Stockholm in a place called Aljvo. The hotel is busy all year round catering to Stockholm International Fair patrons, a conference venue that gathers designers and businesses under one roof to clinch deals. Psychedelic: Surreal foyer greets patronsContinue reading “Connect Hotel review”
West Side Story musical review
Friday 12th September Royal Northern College of Music SHE’S a Sharks girl, he’s a Jets boy. They fall in love amidst gang rivalry and tragedy befalls the star-crossed lovers. This Romeo and Juliet -themed musical is no stranger to audiences worldwide. Simply replace the Capulets and the Montagues with Puerto Rican immigrant rival gangs SharksContinue reading “West Side Story musical review”
Ready for something new
What a horrible sight, captured on my Samsung during freshers’ week. All I can say is that I am glad not to be a part of university anymore, not that my experiences were completely unworthy. I am just ready for something new.
Du Juan for Chinese VOGUE
Du Juan is my favourite Chinese model, in fact, she is also China’s favourite model. Du Juan is in almost every issue of VOGUE China, on top of other international fashion shoots she does. I think it’s time for other Chinese models to rise to the ranks, don’t you think? But we still can’t getContinue reading “Du Juan for Chinese VOGUE”
The story of Balaam
I have been reading the story of Balaam, found in Numbers 22 -24. Balaam son of Beor was sent by Balak, son of Zippor, king of Moab, as a messenger to go and curse the people of Israel. This is because King Balak wants to drive the Israelites out in order to conquer them, butContinue reading “The story of Balaam”
Home by Perry Miyake
“I love the smell of rice cooking in the evening. It don’t smell like death no more.I sit in our kitchen, on the same old chair I sat on since I was a kid. Mom’s at the sink chopping vegetables, wearing that same old apron she always wears. Dad comes in the back door andContinue reading “Home by Perry Miyake”
I love gifts!
Happy things, happy things. The package mailed from London has arrived. I went to go pick it up at five to 6pm today, after having checked that there was no package for me first thing in the morning when I woke up. So here it is! Pressies on IKEA bedsheets Every Woman’s Battle by ShannonContinue reading “I love gifts!”