An Interview with The Loft Girls

Niki Hodgskiss and Claire Bouvier both knew that they would never have traditional careers; entrepreneurship always called them. Their business, the Loft Girls is a second hand clothing shop located in a pale pink truck that is bringing a new style to thrifting.

MUSE: Tattoo Artist Jacqueline May

After a bachelor’s in Fine Arts in Auckland, a year of graphic design in New York, and a couple years of what May calls “janky stick and pokes” in her Melbourne apartment, the idea of an giving tattooing a real go finally stuck.

Self Help’s Bad Reputation

Reading self help doesn’t have to be about changing your life. It can be about hearing another viewpoint on a topic and gaining a little more knowledge. It can also be about being moved by the experiences of others and valuing their opinions.

PLAYLIST: MOD PRE

It’s our favourite day of the week- Tuesday! Get ready to bounce, rock, roll, and shake at MOD night at The Brooklyn. From Little Richard to Amy Winehouse, MUSE has got you covered with the greatest hits to get you in the mood for MOD!

I Documented My Outfits for 3 Weeks: Here’s What I Learned

Sartorial choices say a lot about who we are, what we’re going through, but it takes an exercise like this -documenting a month of one’s choices of presentation- to step back and properly reflect. When I was brainstorming features for MUSE this fall, I figured it would be the right time to do it. I also figured that documenting my outfits in the first few weeks of school might be more interesting than the ones I’ll (soon) have to put together in below freezing weather.