Posts Tagged ‘Sylvie Rosokoff’

Sweet Nothings 2018 holiday: The Lady of Shalott. (c) Sylvie Rosokoff

Women of Prophecy: The Lady of Shalott

The Pre-Raphaelites loved the Lady of Shalott. Oh they loooooved her, couldn’t get enough of her, painted her multiple times, continually re-conceiving and reworking her story and image. Even Tennyson published two separate versions of his great poem, one in 1833 and one in 1842. The Lady of Shalott is loosely based in Arthurian legend […] Read more…

Sweet Nothings 2018 holiday: Cassandra. (c) Sylvie Rosokoff

Women of Prophecy: Cassandra

A Trojan priestess lies sleeping in a temple dedicated to Apollo. Apollo sees her lying there, desires her, and assaults her. She awakens and cries out, pushing him off of her. He grants her the gift of prophecy, hoping she’ll accept his advances in return. She resists him still, and he rapes her. Afterwards he […] Read more…

Broad Lingerie: Lingerie for Your Life

[This post is sponsored by Broad Lingerie] I’m really excited to share today’s post with you, commissioned specially to mark Broad Lingerie’s 2nd birthday. If you’re not following Broad Lingerie’s blog, written by Broad Lingerie’s own Shavaun, or social media channels, I really think you’re missing out! Based in Toronto, Broad Lingerie specializes in offering expert […] Read more…

Sweet Nothings x Broad Lingerie. Photo (c) Sylvie Rosokoff

Broad Lingerie: The Black and White Edit

[This post is sponsored by Broad Lingerie] I’m really excited to share with you today a taste (hee, unintentional cake reference, but I’m keeping it) of an upcoming collaboration with Broad Lingerie. If you wear larger cup sizes and haven’t yet read their outstanding blog, or if you’re not yet following Broad’s excellent Instagram, you’re […] Read more…