Let’s build a community!

On Wednesday I had the pleasure of giving a keynote at my alma mater, Simmons College, during their Bread and Roses event for the Women and Gender Studies department (one of my minors in college). I was able to talk about my passion for community building and intersectional activism in relation to my decision to start this project, FEMMEVIOLET. While…

TREND ALERT: D.I.Y.-inspired Jackets

Have you missed me? I sure missed you! Lets just say I’ve been incredibly busy in my work life and move forward, shall we? Promise, I haven’t┬ájust been too lazy to post. This has probably been a long-time trend by now, but D.I.Y. jackets that you can buy instead of creating them yourself has got to be the biggest offense…

The Evolution of an Industry: Trans models and designers take the fashion world by storm

Self described as a “fire-breathing trans femme dragoness golden lily with callused fingers and a home sewing kit”, Gogo Graham is one of the many trans individuals who are taking on gender diversity and trans acceptance in the fashion industry. A New York City-based designer who recently debuted a collection at Manhattan’s Ace Hotel during New York Fashion Week this…