CARDBOARD TEA SET

I recently took a trip to Ikea (without kids because I’m not insane) and in possibly a world first, managed to get in and out with exactly what I needed in less than 30 minutes! Fair enough I spent the next three hours assembling my purchase and had waaay to many screws left over, BUT… Read more »

THE DAY IRANIAN GIRLS BECOME WOMEN

Iranian girls are girls, and then they aren’t. Such is the implication, at least, of a ritual practiced all over the Islamic Republic. This is the Jashn-e taklif, a “celebration of puberty” that officially marks the transition from childhood to adulthood and which lays out, with perhaps alarming clarity, the role a woman is expected… Read more »

NAILS FROM SPRING/SUMMER FW 2016

As we move out of the cusp of spring and in to the heat of summer we look to the fashion runway for a bit of inspo. While the ready to wear runway can be out of our budget we look for inspiration from different angles. For me, I was inspired when I saw the… Read more »