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Lovely Links: 3/31/17

Weekly Kitty:

All boxes need inspecting, including HM’s rackmount case.

Punk, Pretty, and Powerful: A History of Fashion Through the Color Pink

Speaking of pink, Chioma looks radiant in a blush pink turtleneck and gold pleated skirt.

Earlier this month, Nike launched a hijab collection for female Muslim athletes. Hoda responds by offering some Muslim-owned and sweatshop-free alternatives.

“Do you find yourself constantly searching and striving, and still feeling empty? Do you find yourself chasing a specific number on the scale, and you can’t really remember why? Do you find yourself powering through a cold, an illness? Do you find yourself feeling sapped and spent? Or feeling guilty for leading a slower life or for wanting to? And questioning whether it’s OK?”

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Lovely Links: 3/24/17

Weekly Kitty:

I love it when she stretches like this.

“We reveal ourselves in the way we treat those who challenge us. Women are generally framed as each other’s competitors, but when we play into this, we are alienated from those who could otherwise be our strongest allies. Rivalry is ultimately a losing game.”

Catherine is fed up with “diverse” fashion editorials that omit older women and being told not to wear trends past a certain age.

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Lovely Links: 3/17/17

Weekly Kitty:

Simon maxin’ and relaxin’ on the comforter while we wash the duvet cover.

Ashi is radiant in monochrome burgundy with leopard accents.

For a lot of people who suffer from low self esteem and low confidence due to body image we constantly go through this procedure of apologising to others for how we look. We may not notice we do it, but it’s definitely a thing that happens. From little things like making excuses as to why a pair of jeans no longer fit, to apologising to someone sitting next to you on a busy bus, we, for some reason, constantly feel the need to apologise for existing.” (Not safe for work viewing)

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