When Nicole Martin Larson’s daughter wanted to be Toothless from How To Train Your Dragon for Halloween, she knew that a store bought costume just wasn’t going to cut it. So the photographer and all around creative talent took matters into her own capable hands and fabricated ... [Read More]
Earlier this year a Swedish subway ad for the beauty brand Apolosophy got a lot of attention by showing a woman's hair blowing in the wind whenever a train arrived. The agency that came up with the ad, and developed the technology, is back with a new version.
Partnering with ... [Read More]
Want to add a dash of WYSKy style to your Halloween decorations this year? Then skip the ghoul and goblin faces, and carve HER into that prized pumpkin you just picked. Having Wonder Woman on your doorstep is sure to make the neighborhood pranksters think twice about egging your house. ... [Read More]
Yesterday, an all-female panel made up of industry powerhouses behind some of this year’s top pro-women ad campaigns gathered in New York for an AdWeek discussion. They came to talk about what women want more of from brands, and concluded the following, "Marketing campaigns that empower women and girls rather than ... [Read More]
Last October, accomplished artist Isaiah "Izzy" Stephens, a recent Media Arts and Animation graduate of the New England Institute of Art, combined his love of drawing with his love of strong female heroes to create a special Disney Princess Halloween series that caught our attention. ... [Read More]
Earlier this week Geraldine “Jerrie” Mock, the first woman to fly solo around the world, died at her home in Quincy, FL. She was 88.
In 1964, Jerrie was a 38-year old housewife from Columbus, OH when she set out on the 29 day, 23,000 mile journey, accomplishing what her childhood hero ... [Read More]
Following her UN Speech, Emma Watson was threatened with the release of nude photos. After criticizing the use of women as background decoration in video games, particularly in violent and sexual ways, prominent media critic Anita Sarkeesian received death and rape threats that forced her out of her own home. Menacing and senseless barbs hurled through digital space by faceless, misguided ... [Read More]
Gloria Steinem once said, "Every time a woman passes a mirror and criticizes herself, there’s a girl watching." It’s this sentiment that the beauty brand Dove captures in its latest Self-Esteem Project film Legacy.
Produced by Ogilvy Paris, the video opens with five women being asked to write a list about what they like and what they don’t like about their bodies. ... [Read More]