How To Slay Valentine’s Day

It appears extremely difficult for one to avoid the commercial bombardment which surrounds us in our day-to-day lives. Shop windows are being filled with red love hearts, cuddly teddy bears and all kinds of love-related gifts. For the past two weeks or so, one is being constantly reminded of that looming day: 14th of February, Valentine’s Day. The origins of this day vary. The most … Continue reading How To Slay Valentine’s Day

Value and history in damaged art

In Ben Lerner’s novel 10:04, the narrator attends an art gallery dedicated to totalled, “zero value”, art work. He marvels at how even the most negligible damage or mark  has “formally demoted [it] from art to mere objecthood”. Essentially, Lerner is interested in how some things are considered real and how some obtain a status of unreality. What I’m interested here is not so much … Continue reading Value and history in damaged art

The End of the F***ing World: Fashionable Psychopaths

Netflix TV shows just seem to keep getting better and better. After the success of the second season of Stranger Things, Netflix decided to spoil its viewers with the brilliant series The End of the F***ing World. The 8-episode series narrates the story of two out of the ordinary 17 year olds. Saying these two are out of the ordinary would be an understatement. James, … Continue reading The End of the F***ing World: Fashionable Psychopaths

Paris Couture Week – The Highlights

Paris Couture Week has just ended and in case you haven’t been following the fashion shows, you’re missing out. No need to panic, though, as we created a rundown of the most eye-catching looks, both on and off the runway. Bella Hadid in Alexandre Vauthier Alexandre Vauthier’s Spring/Summer collection is powerful, brave, and futuristic, and Bella seems to be the perfect girl to rock this … Continue reading Paris Couture Week – The Highlights

3 Makeup Trends to try in 2018

Trends aren’t just about the clothes and a striking make up look can be just as effective as an outfit. With the likes of Pat McGrath bringing runway makeup to the mainstream, now is the best time to join the party and start experimenting with your looks. Brands like Fenty Beauty and Juvia’s Place are bringing you some killer colours to incorporate into your routines, … Continue reading 3 Makeup Trends to try in 2018

The devil wears Zara

Although it may be hard to accept for many of us, the Christmas holidays are finally over. However, we’re here to cheer you up at theunderlined blog! Saying bye to Christmas means saying hello to the post-Christmas sales. Clothing deals dominate after Christmas, as we typically see some of the best sales of the year during this time; often these sales match or even beat Black Friday … Continue reading The devil wears Zara

The best films of 2017 (by genre)

2017 has come to an end and has given us some cinematographic gems. These films have been selected by myself but unfortunately I couldn’t watch all of the 2017’s films. Thus, my selection can be read as incomplete but I tried my best to expose most of the must-seen movies of the past year. So here are some suggestions for your nights-in. Hopefully, it will … Continue reading The best films of 2017 (by genre)

Some Things to Look Forward To: The Biggest London Art Events in 2018

New year, new you? How about scrapping the goal tracker, the organiser, the meal planner and the calorie counter and focusing on what’s really important, i.e. never missing another cool art event taking place in London? To help you out with this most important resolution for this year, here’s a list of what you should keep an eye out for: You still have time to … Continue reading Some Things to Look Forward To: The Biggest London Art Events in 2018

May The Force Be With You: Sci Fi Fashion

I am the daughter of a software engineer, the nerdiest of nerds, so it isn’t really a surprise that I love all things fantasy and sci-fi. It was actually my dad who inspired this blog post. In anticipation of the release of The Last Jedi– episode VIII in the Star Wars story, fashion powerhouse Rag and Bone did something rather exciting; They collaborated with Lucasfilm … Continue reading May The Force Be With You: Sci Fi Fashion