‘it hurts to be thirteen’

a visual illustration of the blur that was last year and a literate vision of how i lived through it how light affects mood both in reality and picture is too complex to describe in some kind of futile term your photography teacher tells you, and although these photos (below below) were taken last summer, … Continue reading

The pretty lies, the ugly truth.

My favorite model, Xaio Wen Ju Hey guys! In case you’re living under a rock or something, it’s London Fashion Week. Well, the end of LFW. Yeah. And just so you guys know, I won’t be posting any LFW updates on this blog, until the writing is up on The Sunday Times Style website, as they … Continue reading

young feminist musings part 1: slut shaming and victim blaming

Featured image: Arvida by Arvida for The Ardorus So I’ve been meaning for a while to talk about something less frivolous than like, I dunno, whatever I talk about that you guys may consider frivolous. And I generally have alot of meaningful thoughts and confusion in my head. So I thought I’d try once more … Continue reading

vibezzz ‘n’ shiz part 1

Hiya laideeez. Bleh. School. Lyfe. Tings.   My kind of inspiration for this season or whatever seems kinda out of place since it’s coming up to “Spring” and I’m supposed to be all happy and joyful and ‘florals’ and shtuff, but I just spent my ‘winter’ in Australia, where it was infact summer, so I … Continue reading

Fall Vibezzz

At the moment I am feeling a kind of uneasy mix of sad nostalgic and awkwardly perfect vibes. Not that I’ve ever been there, but I am really into that kind of trashy American suburb feeling at the moment. It reminds me of the prettiness of the town in Edward Scissor Hands and the way … Continue reading

I am so feeling the 90’s right now.

LIZZIE. MCGUIRE. Such a legend. Okay. Well, her best friend Miranda is kind of more of a legend, but whatever, okay? The styling is just so out there and crazy! Did people really dress like that in the 90’s?! I have been watching the series non-stop through out the last week and though I am … Continue reading

When black cats are seen it’s near halloween…

Here is a playlist of my favorite spooky tunes for halloween with help from my lil sis (above) It’s halloween: day of the dead, month of the which, basically just an excuse to wear black lipstick. I’m so excited! I think I’m being barbie, but if you can’t think of anything then Taylor-Ruth has loads … Continue reading

Rookie Road Trip….HIGHLIGHTS <3

Last Summer Tavi (DUH- editor in chief of ROOKIE), Petra (contributing photographer), Hazel (staff writer), Petra’s sister Anna, her boyfriend: Avery and ROOKIE fairy godmother, Anaheed, set off on a Road Trip (sponsored by Urban Outfitters) around America. They stopped off in various places to meet their adoring fans and then ended the journey with … Continue reading

hi readers. Aren’t I such a busy bee?

Why do I always feel the need to blog at the awkardest moments? Because I have had all half term to process those photos from my disposable and get a decent look together and mock up something relevant and I fear to admit that I’ve done not one of those things. Oh well. Life goes … Continue reading