Skirt + New Balance Shoes

In 2003 my uniform was skirt and sneakers, a result from my volleyball playing university days, when all I cared about was being comfortable and ready to play. It was the winning combo (back then fashion was never a factor). I’m not sure when I stopped wearing that uniform. But it was probably when I graduated and I realized no one would even hire a girl in skirt and… Read more »

Shit I bought

Bottle: H&M Stones: Street I don’t always have a story to tell about the shit I buy. I bought the bottle cause it looked cool, but when I came home and looked at it I thought, “and what the hell do I do with it?”. So I put a flower in it. I guess it’s a bottle vase.

Hipster work light

El Vikingo says he remembers this lamp from his childhood. It hung on the open hood of his dad’s Volvo while his dad was leaning over the engine with a cigarette hanging from the side of his mouth mumbling things like “you little piece of shit, now what the fuck’s wrong with you?” and other words a man uses to show his appreciation for his car. It’s strange how time makes us see… Read more »

Paris, I still love you but…

I’ve wanted to live in Paris since before it was in fashion. OK, maybe dreaming about Paris has always been in fashion, and maybe my grandma was once doing her laundry in Leon while listening to Charles Trenet on the radio and imagining herself dancing down Champs-Élysées on her way to eating a baguette under the Eiffel tower. And maybe her grandmother did the same. So… it’s not exactly a new thing…. Read more »