Tag: style

Book Review: Personal Style Blogs: Appearances That Fascinate by Rosie Findlay

Rose Deller , February 15th, 2018


In Personal Style Blogs: Appearances That Fascinate, Rosie Findlay analyses the development of personal style blogs from their early origins, situating this sub-genre of fashion blog within a ‘l…


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Nyla’s hair extensions: Caring for artificiality

mxschnepf , January 12th, 2018


Mavi, the apprentice at Mastercut, had told me about her side business in hair extensions long ago, but we had never managed to schedule an appointment which I…


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Four points why hairdressing is a great research topic

mxschnepf , September 4th, 2017


How did I happen to study hairdressing and what is it that interests me about the hairdressing salon? Let me answer the first part of the question very…


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Purikura: a ‘kawaii’ phenomenon in Tokyo

standplaatswereld , July 29th, 2015


by Sophie Vilé On the 26th of June, I handed in my Master’s thesis at the department Social and Cultural Anthropology. I have written my thesis about socalled…


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American Music. Listening with numbers

Grant , April 20th, 2015


Thanks to Thomas Ball, I am looking at a wonderful article that uses big data to examine American music over 50 years. Here are a couple of excerpts….


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