Crafting with Feminism: 25 Girl-Powered Projects to Smash the Patriarchy

Craft hasn’t always been associated with feminism. Evocative of floral aprons, frilly curtains and cross stich samplers, it was for a long time considered more submissive domestic wife than anything else. But really, if you stop and think, some of its key principles are the same. Personalisation, making things for yourself by yourself, challenging normsContinue reading “Crafting with Feminism: 25 Girl-Powered Projects to Smash the Patriarchy”

My Mother Said I Never Should

St James Theatre Running until May 21st 2016 It’s the first time Charlotte Keatley’s play has been performed in London in 25 years, but this production of My Mother Said I Never Should, produced by Tiny Fires and running at St James Theatre, suggests that the capital has been waiting that long. It’s easy  toContinue reading “My Mother Said I Never Should”

Feminist and under thirty

Book review – I Call Myself A Feminist: The View from Twenty-Five Women Under Thirty  First published on Alt. The f word has become something of dangerous one to utter. Far more controversial than the other f word, feminism is no longer something to be proud of, a mark of political and social awareness, butContinue reading “Feminist and under thirty”