Designer Creates Wearable Cityscapes With 3D Modeled Rings

June 19, 2017 by

Jewelry designer and goldsmith Ola Shekhtman learned her craft as a student living in St. Petersburg, Russia. Then, after relocating to the U.S. and completing a 3D modeling course in New York City, she added another skill to her arsenal, which inspired her to combine her love of travel and architecture with her designs. The result... an awesome collection of 3D ... [Read More]

Rapper-Songwriter Chika Turned Ed Sheeran’s “Shape Of You” Into A Pride Anthem

June 16, 2017 by

Jane Oranika, aka Chika, a rapper-songwriter from Montgomery, Alabama, rewrote the lyrics to Ed Sheeran's mega hit Shape of You,  and turned it into a Pride anthem.  Earlier this week Chika posted a 1-minute clip of the song to Twitter, in it she sings: "I will not be ashamed. This is just who I am, and who I was meant to be. Right here I stand. I'm out on my own two feet. No, you ... [Read More]

Young Woman Cycles The World… 5 Years, 66 Countries, 37,000 Miles

June 16, 2017 by

In 2011, with a passion to see the world, Jin got on her bicycle and has been on the road ever since. When she first started pedaling her way out of San Francisco, she never imagined where the journey would take her. Today, more than 5 years later, Jin has visited more than 60 countries and covered almost 40,000 miles. Before going off to school to ... [Read More]

Watch: They Finally Made A Handmaid’s Tale For Men (It’s A Parody)

June 15, 2017 by

"I was asleep before. When they didn’t date us because of feminism, we didn’t wake up. They ruined Ghostbusters, and we didn’t wake up then either. And when they were being shrill bitches 24-7, we didn’t wake up. And now we are Handmen." Now, only on dudehulu, The Handman’s Tale is the story of Manfred, "a man just trying to survive in a world under the harsh rule ... [Read More]

Girls Garage: Where Emily Pilloton Is Cultivating A Community Of ‘Fearless Builder Girls’

June 15, 2017 by

Meet Emily Pilloton. She’s a designer, a builder, and the creator of Girls Garage, a super cool concept and space in West Berkeley, California that offers hands-on after-school programs, summer camps, and a full range of workshops designed to inspire girls and young women to… "Fear Less. Build More." Within the 3,600 ... [Read More]

“Because I Moved 5 Shirts”… Portrait Of An Unexpected Twitter Storm

June 15, 2017 by

By Katie Hinde - Woooo buddy, it’s been quite the 34 hours. Sunday night I was looking for super hero t-shirts in the “girls” section at a Big Box Store, not finding them, and then unwittingly jumped down a rabbit hole. From the home, to the classroom, to the store, our culture reinforces limitations on children due to their sex/gender. As a scientist who works on inclusivity in academia and ... [Read More]

Audience At All-Women Screening Of Wonder Woman Gets Absurd, Un-Wonder-Filled Goody Bag

June 15, 2017 by

So you’re invited to an all-women screening of Wonder Woman. The credits roll and you’re feeling inspired, fired-up, and ready to take on the world, Amazon-style. Then, on your way out of the theater, you’re handed a thank-you-for-watching-this-empowering-movie-with-us goody bag. Awesome, right? Nope... not if it's the bag ... [Read More]

The Mythology Behind Wonder Woman’s Bracelets

June 14, 2017 by

In Wonder Woman, shortly after our super heroine, the amazing Gal Gadot, rescues Steve Trevor (Chris Pine), the first man she has ever met in her life, she gets a glimpse of his World War I style wristwatch. When he explains, “It tells the time. It tells you when to sleep, to eat…” She replies, “You let that tiny thing tell you what to do?” No wonder she is bewildered by the little timepiece’s supposed ... [Read More]