I’m not a Democrat or a Republican. What I’m against is the bullying coming from the right. Always from the right. Always. This is a flat-out attempt to ridicule the bullies and throw some light on the heroes. I've got lots to work with.

I don't own any of these images but the snark is all mine.

7th September 2014

Photo reblogged from OMG that dress! with 69 notes

omgthatdress:

If any of you show up at my funeral with elaborate purple faux-hawks, bouncers will be kicking your ass out.  I am so over the whole half-shaved head thing.  IT WASN’T EVEN THAT ATTRACTIVE ON SKRILLEX.

omgthatdress:

If any of you show up at my funeral with elaborate purple faux-hawks, bouncers will be kicking your ass out.  I am so over the whole half-shaved head thing.  IT WASN’T EVEN THAT ATTRACTIVE ON SKRILLEX.

Tagged: Joan riversKelly Osbournefuneralmemorial service or whateverhate speechfashion

6th September 2014

Post reblogged from オバマ with 163,879 notes

animedub:

euo:

if ur not boycotting urban outfitters after this i dont want to talk to youimage

if you’ve ever not been boycotting urban outfitters i don’t want to talk to you

i mean it’s sold racist games and costumes in the past, a transphobic card (warning for slurs), stolen from artists, and appropriated countless cultures and now this

urban outfitters is disgusting tbh 

Tagged: urban outfitterstheftboycottclothingfashionracismtranslgbteating disorders

Source: euo

3rd August 2014

Photoset reblogged from Consider This with 38,983 notes

belaquadros:

Unveiling Frida Kahlo’s Closet

When the Mexican painter Frida Kahlo died in 1954, her husband muralist Diego Rivera locked her clothes and jewelry- all personal possessions- into a bathroom. Diego instructed that the room to be unlocked fifteen years after his own death. Forgotten, they stayed there for fifty years.

No one knew what was behind that locked door. Staring back from a life more notorious than most, were 300 items of Frida’s. Her jewelry, clothing, hair accessories, a  prosthetic leg, leather corsets, painted plaster casts and body molds. 

All the physical and emotional pain, joy and vitality is told through stories carried in Frida’s clothing and accessories. This treasure trove is organized into an exhibition titled Appearances Can Be Deceiving: The Dresses of Frida Kahlo,featuring eleven of Kahlo’s ensembles rotating every three months, showing forty outfits over the course of a year.

Conservators and curators said while excavating the hidden room, it was as if Frida was alongside them in the room. Her colorful clothing emitted a sense of happiness, while her hospital items, the casts and even medicine, were powerful to witness and held onto her sadness. 

Vogue Mexico is producing a room for the exhibition that will feature commissioned work from contemporary designers who have been influenced by Kahlo. A rep for the magazine declined to reveal the specific designers working on the project, but said that “they are international designers and one Mexican designer — all of them are very recognized in the fashion industry.”

The fashion curator Circe Henestrosa dug through the time capsule and organized the exhibition. Henestrosa says,"Garments are very powerful tools for social and cultural interpretation. These objects and garments tell you so much about the wearer and yes, the items do have a smell….how to describe the smell….it’s her. It’s a unique, beautiful smell, of her skin." 

Focusing on the issues of “disability” and “ethnicity,” the exhibition will be displayed in Frida Kahlo’s former home in Coyoacan, a suburb of Mexico City, the Frida Kahlo Museum (Casa Azul) through November 2013

Tagged: Firda KahloArtartistdisabilityfashionstylemuseumMexicoDiego Rivera

Source: belaquadros

1st August 2014

Photo reblogged from bitter, like the tea i drink with 12,258 notes

timaeustestified:

I can’t believe this. I’ve literally ascended to a new level of online shopping. “Meggings” everybody. In case the word “leg” is too feminine for you.

timaeustestified:

I can’t believe this. I’ve literally ascended to a new level of online shopping. “Meggings” everybody. In case the word “leg” is too feminine for you.

Tagged: legsmeggingssexismfashionstyle

Source: timaeustestified

14th July 2014

Photoset reblogged from The America Dream with 87,378 notes

medievalpoc:

miloucomehome:

medievalpoc:

beggars-opera:

I’ve seen a few fashion posts trying to expand the “Marie Antoinette is not Victorian” rant, but this stuff can get complicated, so here is a semi-comprehensive list so everyone knows exactly when all of these eras were.

Please note that this is very basic and that there are sometimes subcategories (especially in the 17th century, Jacobean, Restoration, etc)

And people wonder WHY I complain about History/Art History periodization. Note how much overlap there is to the above “eras”, and how many exceptions and extensions there are to these categories.

Oh, and by the way…

Tudor:

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Elizabethan:

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Stuart:

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Georgian:

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Regency:

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Victorian:

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Edwardian:

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Because you wouldn’t want to be historically inaccurate.

Holy shi—the middle lady in the Victorian pic looks like my godmum! And the lady, on the right, in the Edwardian one looks almost like she could pass as one of my relatives!

…this is so eerie…but cool.

^^And that’s a big part of the reason why I do this. Everyone should be able to see images like these and feel like they, too, are a part of history.

People can quibble about minutiae as much as they’d like, and I honestly don’t mind the discussion, but when it comes down to it, medievalpoc is really about making an immediate visual impact that has changed how I view history, and I hope the same can be said for people who read these posts.

Tagged: tumblrhistoryinclusionfashionstereotypeseraswestern civilization

Source: beggars-opera

8th July 2014

Photoset reblogged from Shit Anti-Choice Protesters Say with 19 notes

shitantichoiceprotesterssay:

Also we had this guy.  LMAO.

I’m not taking spiritual, reproductive, OR fashion advice from you, homie.

Womens health clinic “sidewalk counselor” who shouldn’t be allowed w/in 35 feet of ANYBODY.  

Tagged: abortionprochoiceprolifeantichoicewar on womenwomens healthmisogynyfashion

22nd June 2014

Photo reblogged from My Persian-Speaking Friends with 175 notes

farsizaban:

Tehran University students during an exam (1960’s)

farsizaban:

Tehran University students during an exam (1960’s)

Tagged: IranTehran1960sfreedomfashionstyleeducationstudentscollege

14th June 2014

Photo reblogged from So It Goes. with 86,041 notes

banshelydia:

perfectly-modest:

Islamic headscarf 101.

this is really important because I didn’t realize there was a difference and other people should know this 

banshelydia:

perfectly-modest:

Islamic headscarf 101.

this is really important because I didn’t realize there was a difference and other people should know this 

Tagged: islamreligionfashionstyleheadscarf

Source: perfectly-modest

22nd May 2014

Photoset reblogged from Men need yogurt too! with 105,378 notes

spires:

Urban outfitters is ripping me off with the help of a party named ‘Bambam’. This is taken from my original work tryypyzoyd. I’m furious. PLEASE SHARE TO HELP.
http://www.urbanoutfitters.com/urban/catalog/productdetail.jsp?id=30672646&parentid=BRANDS

I will respond in the post to any inquiries: I emailed them and I’m waiting to hear back.

Thanks so much to anyone who reblogs this post. I will follow you if you reblog.

When is the free market really free?  When corporations don’t have to pay artists to design their products. 

Tagged: thefturban outfittersartbambamfashionstylecommercefree marketcompanylibertarian

Source: spires

16th April 2014

Photoset reblogged from Cat Lady In Training with 117,310 notes

queerfabulousmermaid:

girlsgetbusyzine:

dashuri96:

http://www.inglotcosmetics.com/nails/products/141

this retailer sells a halal nail polish. this allows for oxygen and water to go through the nail, which makes it acceptable to wear during prayer. spread the word. 

“Being a relatively modern creation, nail polish remains obviously unaddressed by early Islamic sources. But the general consensus in the Islamic community is that praying with nail polish is impermissible because of the waterproof barrier it creates on nails, which prevents the wudu ritual from being completed five times a day.” (source)

For any Muslim followers.

Tagged: nail polishfashionmuslimreligionhalalstyle

Source: blogs.tribune.com.pk