Interview with Jessica Clavin of Bleached

Last November, I saw Bleached play in San Francisco with the Japandroids at the Fillmore. They were the openers of the show, but after watching the Japandroids play one song, I was a bit confused as to why Bleached was the opening act for a band with such a different sound. Needless to say, I … Continue reading Interview with Jessica Clavin of Bleached

Exclusive Madewell x BARE Magazine Shopping event May 5!

This Sunday, May 5, Jamie from the Editorial Team will be hosting an exclusive Madewell shopping event for BARE staff members, supporters, readers, and friends! There will be snacks and drinks served at the event. Attendees of the event will receive 20% off their purchases of $125 or more! We are extending the invitation to … Continue reading Exclusive Madewell x BARE Magazine Shopping event May 5!

Rethinking the statement “Real Women Have Curves”

  I recall being a junior at my all-girls private high school when my teacher made the entire class watch the movie “Real Women Have Curves.” This movie, of course, supplemented the teacher’s lecture and discussion about self-image and the self-esteem issues that many woman face today; teenaged girls seemed like the perfect audience for … Continue reading Rethinking the statement “Real Women Have Curves”

Concert Review: La Sera

 Seeing a band perform live for the first time always makes me anxious—especially if it’s one of my favorite bands. To me, it could either be a hit or miss—the performance either confirms my love for the band, or it can turn me into a disappointed critic that listens to their music secretly. It’s safe … Continue reading Concert Review: La Sera