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6 Instagram accounts to follow if you have a sense of humor

There has been a lot of scandal around Instagram this week. We know this social platform has became a place where nothing is real, the pictures have turned into marketing tools and there is even an Instagram Mafia, whatever that is, but since we choose to look at the bright side of everything and Instagram helps us a lot when insomnia hits, we’ve decided to dedicate some nice words to this platform. The truth is that there is excellent content on Instagram. From talented photographers to great recipes, and of course it’s a great tool if you want to do some research before travelling.  But today we wanted to share with you 6 brilliant, sharp, fun artists that have amazing feeds. If you are a woman and have a sense of humor, we are sure you will love their accounts. They share cartoons, vignettes and comics that reflect the struggle of being a woman. Mari Andrew: humour with a touching sensitive twist: vulnerability, homesickness and happiness. She also does a hilarious series on A Cup …

Fashion role models

Some days ago I was reading this paragraph in Closer, the second book of Scott Schumann, The sartorialist, where the author talks about fashion role models. He explains how we should find style icons or style references with a similar body shape to ours. It totally makes sense: that way we can get inspired by the cuts, fabrics and pieces he/she uses to emphasize his/her body shape in order to look at his/her best. So I started thinking about it (and I’m still thinking about it today). Is there any famous actress/celebrity/singer/anyone with a body shape that I can identify with? (Please notice that I’ve avoided the models, because, well, they are like unicorns, beautiful unique creatures not like us mortals). The truth is that I haven’t found it… I’m quite small and weigh five kilos more than I should. But I don’t consider myself fat. I can easily find clothes that fit in every store, they just don’t look as good as they look on skinnier taller girls. In a world where all the …