After a month that’s been… rocky, it was a seriously good week around here. Maddie and I took a super fun Instagram class at San Francisco’s Makeshift Society, which we then found out was being co-taught by Sarah Deragon, the woman behind The Identity Project (which you might remember from happy hour a few weeks back). Then we took a work road trip to Sonoma for a really exciting future project and cleared a Target out of crop tops and maxi dresses in the process (the crop tops and future project are, sadly, unrelated).
Great links, open thread, let’s do it.
Highlights of APW This Week
All the settling down with none of the mortgage.
The lead up to the little wedding that could. ALSO, intern Hayley’s getting married tomorrow! Follow us on Instagram to see the first pictures this weekend, SQUEEE!
Blue Ridge Mountains wedding. So. Damn. Pretty.
The non-wicked, non-replacement stepmother.
High-fashion flower girls, because we can.
Sing it with us! “Let it go, let it goooo…” Let your timeline go.
Recently, while discussing crop tops, David said, “God. When will normal clothes be in fashion so you’ll just wear those?” Joke’s on you, David: Normcore.
In defense of Girls, which I will defend till… forever: Since when do people act like this? … Since always?
Kids these days… are so inspiring. #GodBlessTeenageGirls
“We do not need to make our children’s childhood magical. Childhood is inherently magical.” Also file under: I’m way too lazy for that shit.
Beyoncé and Kim Kardashian, and a discussion of the labor it takes to create celebrity. Love, hard.
NPR’s perfectly executed April Fools’ Day joke.
My theory as to why entrepreneurs fetishize failure—in some small way, we like it. If you’re not dancing ever so slightly on the edge, it’s not very interesting, is it?
In “of course creatives are still working, they have bills to pay” news.
A simple typeface change could save the government millions.
Photographing the butch women of San Francisco.
Being a crazy cat lady is now cool.
Inside the fridges of eleven top New York chefs.
And the only thing that should be done with hateful tweets/ comments/ and forums. Make something from it.
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