Philly Finds Vol. 37

Philly Finds Vol. 37

Pulse check on everyone right now - how are you doing? Seemingly everything has been especially heavy as of recent. My world view has been unsurprisingly extremely pessimistic the past week or so. I've been spending more than my usual amount on social media (which is already too much time) and it's been taking a [...]

FemFocused: Philly-based Trumpet Wom

FemFocused: Philly-based Trumpet Wom

The need to attract and attach and react like the fire inside... Growing up surrounded by musical theater, the trumpet was one of those instruments that always drew me in. It's powerful, brassy sound instantly makes an entire theater of people stand up in attention to listen. So what happens when you combine an expert [...]

FemFocused: Philly singer Ang Bocca

FemFocused: Philly singer Ang Bocca

Photo by Justin Green "Art can be all over the place," Proclaims the Instagram bio of Philadelphia artist Ang Bocca. While the world is in turmoil, at least we have art. And I am grateful that we have artists like Ang Bocca. We're continuing to highlight women through the FemFocused series (happy belated International Women's [...]

Announcing a Positive Publicity Collaboration with Fite Fashion

Announcing a Positive Publicity Collaboration with Fite Fashion

Owning a custom, one-of-a-kind dress is something I've always dreamed about. Nay, fantasized about. How extravagant would it be to roll-up to an event, and when someone asks where your outfit is from, you can reply "Oh, it's custom". OK maybe I've been watching too much Real Housewives (there's no such thing as too much), [...]

An Interview with Frames

An Interview with Frames

"I'm one degree of separation from you baby, don't be patient. Say my name," Cries out lead singer and guitarist Sarah Phung of Richmond-based band Frames in Stay. The debut EP, Cursed, is a short and sweet selection of songs written about fleeting crushes and broken relationships. The band is signed to Philadelphia-based independent record [...]

FemFocused: Singer Kennedy Shaw

FemFocused: Singer Kennedy Shaw

Kennedy Shaw is an 18-year-old singer/songwriter residing in Philadelphia, who has already accomplished so much at a young age. From television appearances to Sofar Sounds performances, there's no stopping this singer/songwriter. As this blog continues to grow and evolve, I want to highlight more female creatives in the city, who share a passion for female [...]