Posts tagged "tavi gevinson"

Tavi Gevinson Talks Feminism With Michael Ian Black

“There’s a stigma around it that many of us have bought into, and I think the only way to remove that stigma is for more and more people to identify with it, which is why

Claire Hannum | February 23, 2015 - 4:30 pm

Simmons College Is Now Trans* Inclusive

Simmons College in Boston is adopting trans* inclusivity. [Boston Globe]
According to the Minneapolis media’s #PointerGate, pointing your finger makes you a gang member. [The Root]

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 7, 2014 - 6:00 pm

Tavi Continues Her Path Of World Domination, Appears In James Gandolfini’s Last Film

Is there anything fashion blogger and firecracker Tavi Gevinson can’t do? She blogs! She sings! She starts magazines! And, she apparently acts. After voicing an animated character in the short

Julie Gerstein | September 5, 2013 - 7:00 pm

Tavi Gevinson Tells Stephen Colbert He’s A Cool Dad

Style Rookie blogger and fashion world phenom Tavi Gevinson was on “The Colbert Report” last night,to discuss her latest feat: the publication of Rookie Yearbook One, a compendium of some…

Julie Gerstein | January 25, 2013 - 11:20 am

Tavi Gevinson Voices The Animated Short “Cadaver”

Adorable Rookie mag EIC Tavi Gevinson has taken on a new role — that of actress extraordinaire. Here, she lends her voice to the main character, a tentative medical student who…

Julie Gerstein | January 22, 2013 - 9:20 am

Tavi Gevinson, On Being Your Own Kind Of Feminist

“When I started Rookie, there were a lot of girls like me who had fashion blogs and loved getting dressed up and thinking about appearance, not in a stressful women’s…

Julie Gerstein | November 29, 2012 - 9:40 am

Alexa Chung, Miranda July & Tavi Sing “You Don’t Own Me” To Mitt Romney

This rocks: Rookie Mag’s Tavi Gevinson, model/presenter Alexa Chung, writer Miranda July, and a whole bunch of other ladies got together for a cover of Lesley Gore’s iconic song…

Jessica Wakeman | October 22, 2012 - 6:00 pm

Tavi Teaches Jimmy Fallon How To Bitchface

It’s been so crazy and fascinating to watch Tavi rise from 11-year-old fashion blogger to the editor of her own magazine, Rookie, and bonafide celebrity. Now she’s working the media…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 12, 2012 - 1:20 pm

Anna Wintour Helped Tavi Gevinson See The Sad Reality Of The Fashion World

“I sat next to Anna Wintour at a Band of Outsiders show, and she asked me, ‘When do you go to school?’ I just felt like, When do your models…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 31, 2012 - 11:20 am

Tavi Is Meh About “Seventeen”‘s No Photoshop Pledge

“I think it’s great that these girls are taking action. I don’t know, however, that Photoshop makes a huge difference with the kind of models they use, or that there…

Jessica Wakeman | July 18, 2012 - 1:40 pm

Tavi Got To Play With A Mini-Horse And I’m Mini-Jealous

So, Tavi Gevinson, and some of her friends from the webzine Rookie have been traveling across country this summer with the gang at Urban Outfitters. It pretty much sounds like a…

Julie Gerstein | July 14, 2012 - 3:00 pm

We’re Jealous: Tavi Gevinson Goes On Epic Road Trip With Urban Outfitters

We’re already big fans of all things Tavi Gevinson and Rookie Magazine, the after school online project she started with a few friends and Paul Rudd. But now we’re totally…

Julie Gerstein | June 25, 2012 - 2:40 pm

Tavi Defends Lana Del Ray

“I don’t understand why it’s so horrible to create an image of yourself, because that’s what pop music is. Even the celebrities who seem to be really real and down to…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 13, 2012 - 9:20 am

Watch Tavi Pack For Fashion Week

It’s not easy being a 15-year-old wunderkind. Aside from the basic responsibilities of going to high school, blogger Tavi Gevinson also runs her own magazine — Rookie Mag — and…

Julie Gerstein | February 10, 2012 - 9:40 am

Tavi Lends Her Voice To A New Animated Short Film

It’s hard not to love Tavi. I’m generally opposed to any and all things “twee,” but Tavi has enough brains and sass to transcend the genre. When I first heard…

Rachel Krause | February 2, 2012 - 9:20 am

Tavi Says Fashion Industry Was “Confused And Angry” At Her

“I went to fashion week for the first time when I was 13. People were confused about my being there for a few reasons; one was that I was a…

Jessica Wakeman | January 20, 2012 - 9:20 am

Look, It’s Tavi In The New Wilco Music Video

Owing to a random train of events, Spencer Tweedy, the son of Wilco’s lead singer, made a music video with Rookie’s Tavi Gevinson for the title track of his dad’s new…'s The Cut | January 9, 2012 - 11:10 am

My Embarrassing Run-In With Tavi Gevinson

Before working at The Frisky, I spent a few years writing for both music magazines and gossip mags. And it was funny, because the people you’d think I’d get nervous…

Julie Gerstein | September 15, 2011 - 3:40 pm

How To Make It Through High School (Or Almost Anything)

You’re allowed to care about stuff. That’s the first thing. Even if you think it’s stupid or weird, like polka music or “being obsessed with mimes.” One day you will…

Julie Gerstein | September 6, 2011 - 5:40 pm

Just Kidding, That Tavi/Jane Pratt Collaboration Isn’t Happening

It seems the love affair between teen wunderkind style blogger Tavi Gevinson and Sassy magazine creator Jane Pratt may be coming to a close. Tavi originally signed on to be…

Julie Gerstein | August 9, 2011 - 11:20 am