Archive for April 27th, 2017

  • Culture

    the Look Book Club

      As a lover of both literature and lipstick, for me, anything that combines the two is a happy occurrence. There is no shortage of beauty bloggers and fashion pages to be found online today and fashion journalism in the form of Vogue, Stellar, Xposé and the likes are our immediate fixes for all things …

  • Culture Fashion

    Culture Couture

    Fashion is a huge part of many people’s lives, what we wear defines who we are. Fashion and culture go hand in hand, and therefore what is in style changes from country to country and even from religion to religion. Each country has its own distinct style, even looking at a certain style or fabric …

  • Fashion

    A Thread for Thought

    This article appeared in the first 2016/2017 issue of the Look magazine Fashion can sometimes be a superficial industry that taints ones opinion, based on the clothes you decide to put on your body. However, it also has this indescribable power to provoke concern and awareness through messages it conveys in campaigns and designs. When …

  • Fashion

    5 Irish Designers You Need to Know

    This article appeared in the first 2016/2017 issue of the Look magazine Although Dublin has yet to join the likes of Paris and Milan as one of the most stylish cities, the Irish design industry is an ever-growing one. Young Irish fashion designers are increasingly sought out by international celebrities on the red carpet, and …

  • Culture

    Feminism vs. Victoria’s Secret

    This article appeared in the first 2016/2017 issue of the Look magazine Growing up so many girls look to the Victoria’s Secret (VS) Angels as just that, visions of beauty, the embodiment of all things our society branded beautiful and sexy, they are truly angels. So many young women and girls dream of one day …

  • Culture Fashion

    The Bodies of Fashion: Tattoo Taboo

    This article appeared in the first 2016/2017 issue of the Look magazine The world of fashion would have us believe that the days of not being able to become a model because you have tattoos are over. However, in a world where models are viewed as blank canvases to display clothes on, there is still …

  • Beauty Culture

    Bold Brows, Blusher, and Boys

    This article appeared in the first 2016/2017 issue of the Look magazine The makeup industry has changed drastically due to social media and the rise of beauty bloggers. Within mere seconds of logging onto Instagram, you can see the same pose from expertly painted faces. With the rise of the beauty blogger, came the rise …