January 19, 2018

The Advocate's Toolbox

Review: Jem and the Holograms #1

At the beginning of March, I wrote about the reboot of the 80s cartoon Jem and the Holograms as a comic. At the time, I was skeptical about the reboot. Jem and the Holograms is a treasured memory from my childhood and I didn’t want to see it ruined. Fortunately, IDW put the book into […]

The Debut: Serah-Marie McMahon Talks About ‘The Worn Archive’

The Worn Archive collects the best pieces from Worn, an alternative fashion magazine which over the years has featured articles on topics as varied as the chemistry of dry cleaning, the history of the safety pin, the work of a textile conservator, and a glossary of hijab.

Snazzy New Crafts, from Beadmaking to Beekeeping | Series Made Simple

These aren’t the same old “make a pencil holder” crafts you’re used to. Get ready to learn how to compost, work with apps, and raise your own chickens.

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A Passion for Fashion | Make These Curriculum Connections

“If you’re not naked, you’re into fashion,” so states Tom Streissguth in “Getting the Hang of Fashion” one of the titles in our list of style histories and how-tos.