Feature Interview: Simone Michelle Neilson

Simone, the quintessential Misim Beach Babe

We’ve previously had a virtual chat here with the designer behind the MisimBeachBabe swimwear brand who is now also a carnival costume designer. Today, we are catching up with her because there has been a lot of new developments since we last spoke.

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Artist Spotlight: Elizabeth Karlson

Elizabeth Karlson popped on to my radar as I was scrolling through Instagram one day and saw a video of her painting watercolor coasters. Her paintings yelled out to me and I just had to share them with you. You’re probably already aware of the fact that I am a huge fan of abstract art. Her ability to pair complementary colors so well makes for some very stunning pieces.

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Social Media Etiquette

Social media is this really weird virtual world where people can become a whole new and completely different persona. This is something that you know if you’re a blogger because so many people preach about being “authentic” because there are so many people that aren’t.

I am so happy that platforms like Snapchat and Instagram did not exist when I was a teenager because I am pretty sure I would have had some major self esteem issues. I went through high school being reminded about how flat my chest was and safe to say it has been almost 10 years and nothing has changed. Now, imagine being an insecure 6 year old with a flat chest seeing all the likes these big bootied, big tittied girls are getting and I’m just here with my small kite frame.

To be honest, social media has its pros and cons. It has created a global connection for people who would not have been able to have any contact with each other a few decades ago. I have met many great bloggers thanks to social media, and discovered lots of artists and fashion designers thanks to Instagram.  Heck, Read More