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The new Tavi. Or not.

Posted on February 15, 2010

I just saw this via The Cut. Before I rant about that, I have to mention Tavi. Okay, so I like Tavi. You already know this. I don’t care that she’s 13, I think she’s a really good writer – super clever, funny, etc etc. That’s why I like her. So her age is a little bit of a novelty perhaps, but I really do think if she was older I’d like her just the same, and I’d still subscribe to her blog. 5 year-old ‘Katie‘ however, I am not down with. She’s FIVE for god’s sake! I mean, how eloquent and informative is this?: “For me, it’s really all about Love, Hate, or Like. I liked the messy hair. Some of the models had really…

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Tavi on Rodarte for Target.

Posted on December 10, 2009

You either love her or you hate her, but there’s no denying that Tavi Gevinson is an unstoppable force in the world of fashion. The girl is friends with Rei Kawakubo for gods sake. The 13 year old blogger just posted a thing about Rodarte for Target, in video form. I don’t care what you say, I like her. I think she’s adorable. Check it out. I would post the video on my blog but for some reason I can’t. Fail.

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Highs and Low(e)s.

Posted on December 8, 2013

Highs: FOUR NOMINATIONS THO. Hey so I finally got my hands on a pair of those Docs I blogged about last week or the week before or whatever. They kind of hurt but I’m wearing them in and I know they’re going to be perfect in a couple weeks. I got them from Pat Menzies so shouts to those guys for being the only store that had a UK6 (not including The Iconic which won’t ship that style to New Zealand) This Tavi talk (if you haven’t seen it already). The above photo of Grace Hollows (Red 11) by Harriet Were, and the rest of the series by her here. Did you know that you can buy (if you’re in New Zealand) mini versions…

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Highs and Low(e)s.

Posted on June 9, 2013

Highs: The person who called me back from the IRD on Friday morning. She was so nice! I have never had nicer on-phone customer service, especially on-phone customer service from the IRD. Happy. I haven’t really spent too much time with Vine yet, but this is one of the best Vine videos I’ve ever seen. (Turn the sound on!) I rediscovered that video of Tavi singing Justin Bieber’s ‘Baby’ with her acapella group, ‘No Strings’. I rediscovered it and I liked it. Yeap I did. This is kind of gross, but when I was in high school I went through this obsession with those deep pore cleansing strips that you get, I think Clearsil or Clean and Clear made them. You basically wet your…

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Highs and Low(e)s.

Posted on June 3, 2013

Highs: James purchased a Canon 6D, which means I get to borrow it sometimes. I used it the other day to take a few photos – it was pretty awesome. Haven’t taken a photo of anything with a real camera (ie. not my iPhone) in ages, remembered why I like it. Ask a Grown Man with the ultimate of all the ‘grown man’s’ on Rookie – Tavi Gevinson’s dad, Steve. Hey I’m part of this Shop One Night thing which is happening on Wednesday from 5pm – Midnight so, you know, come online and grab some deals and stuff. More on my specific deal tomorrow. Where will YOU be when the LSD kicks in? Homemade Winter food I’ve been eating this week, including mushroom…

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I'm sick, can't have my photo taken, look at these links instead.

Posted on April 12, 2012

Today I had planned to post some kind of outfit post of some of the new clothes I’ve acquired recently, but then on Tuesday night at precisely 8:22pm, the darkness hit. I swear to god I have never caught a cold so quickly. It’s like, one minute (at 8:21pm) I was feeling right chipper and the next I had that gross feeling in the back of my throat and my brain was pounding the inside of my skull. Anyway, fast forward a couple of days and I am currently in bed still (it’s 12:47pm) – which is not really much of a difference to my usual day if I’m being completely honest – but this time I am surrounded in tissues and teacups and…

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