Fashion, Books, and (Sometimes) Bikes

Loads of Links 4/3/13

+ Erin is giving away a copy of Robin McKinley’s Chalice to celebrate her blog move! It’s great, go win it GO WIN IT

+ For that matter, don’t forget that I’m giving away a book too! There’s still a week left to enter, so hustle your bustles and do it already. I mean, unless you don’t want to. No pressure.

Fat, trans, and (working on) being fine with it.

+ Yvonne, a cis-woman with hirsutism, explores our gendered view of hair in a series of beautiful photographs.

+ “Like it or not, fashion and style are primarily a women’s art form. And I think it gets treated as trivial because women get treated as trivial.”

+ Cartoonist Lucy Knisley got custom outfit pieces made for her book tour, and I want them all. But especially that dress. But especially that tunic.

+ Illustrated Bites is a beautiful blog that’s about just what it sounds like! (Not, like, dog bites or whatever, but food. Ya dummies.)

+ I didn’t wear any perfume at all as a young adult–mostly because I thought ratty jeans and 3XL anime-themed t-shirts were the height of cool for a skinny teenage kid–but I’m still super-fascinated by the creepy cultural history of Love’s Baby Soft and its fetishization of innocence.

+ And finally, an amazing animated short film, just because:

Comments on: "Loads of Links 4/3/13" (3)

  1. ladychalice said:

    That vid is so freaking amazing…I don’t even have words for how awesome it is!

  2. rubybastille said:

    AUGH I love that film. So gorgeous.

  3. Trillium13 said:

    That was really lovely! Thank you for sharing it!

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