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Japanese school renames boys, girls uniforms as “Type I” and “Type II” in gender identity reform

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Japanese school renames boys, girls uniforms as “Type I” and “Type II” in gender identity reform

New dress code allows choice of bottoms for female students only. Though the word uniform literally means “one form,” on any given day at a school in Japan you’ll see two different uniforms: one for boys and one for girls. For example, at Yokota Prefectural High School in Shimane Prefecture the boys’ uniform has slacks, while the girls’ has a skirt. However, when next school year starts in the spring, Yokota will no longer have boys’ uniforms and girls’ uniforms. That’s not because they’re going to a single identical uniform that all students will wear, though, but because the school...


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Creating During COVID: Chatting with DRYAD Artist Justin Osterling

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Creating During COVID: Chatting with DRYAD Artist Justin Osterling

While many of us are finding new ways to entertain ourselves during the pandemic, content creators are wrestling with how to make our shows, comics, games and books safely. The challenges for each industry are unique, as are the challenges faced by individual creators. Justin Barcelo Osterling is the co-creator and artist for Dryad, published by Oni Press. He also does fantasy illustrations for Wizards of the Coast and Roll 20 shows. He spoke to us to discuss the impact COVID had on his work, and on the larger comics industry. Sean Z: How has your day to day job...


Daisy Ridley is about to make a splash with her next project under Disney, a true-story drama about the first woman to swim across the English Channel, Young Woman and the Sea

Daisy Ridley is about to make a splash with her next project under Disney, a true-story drama about the first woman to swim across the English Channel, Young Woman and the Sea

Ridley is set to star in the Disney+ feature film as Gertrude “Trudy” Ederle, who made the 21-mile swim in 1926 and set a record that stood for 81 years. Deadline reports that Daisy Ridley is in talks to star in the Disney live-action film Young Woman and the Sea, which will be directed by Joachim Rønning (Maleficent: Mistress of Evil) and written by Jeff Nathanson (2019’s The Lion King). The film will be based on the book by Glenn Stout, which chronicles the amazing journey of the first woman to ever swim across the English Channel. It will produced by Jerry Bruckheimer and Chad Oman, is intended...


*Image above via Agua Bendita, featuring this skirt and this top.

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*Image above via Agua Bendita, featuring this skirt and this top.

Botanical prints have been a major vibe for awhile now, owing partly to the wild popularity of the grandmillennial trend. Today, I thought I’d round up a few amazing botanical print finds… ERDEM CAPE DRESS GARDEN SAGE PLACEMATS (FOUR FOR $26 — GREAT DEAL) PRETTIEST KURTA (ON SALE FOR $59!) STUNNING SALAD PLATES BY RILEY SHEEHEY HAND-PAINTED SNOWDROP CARD HOLDER BORGO DE NOR MAGIC HAND-EMBROIDERED CHILD’S CARDIGAN RIFLE PAPER WALLPAPER NEARLY ANYTHING FROM AGUA BENDITA, BUT ESPECIALLY THIS, THIS, OR THIS (ON SALE!) EVERY LITTLE LETTER STATIONERY CREWNECK SWEATER WITH FLORAL EMBROIDERY SCALLOPED DINNER NAPKINS ($72 FOR FOUR) PERSONALIZED FLORAL...