Happy belated birthday, Bowie! (It was yesterday.) I watched this mesmerizing GIF by Helen Green for at least five minutes straight, can can definitively say that Bowie's primary fashion missteps are all correlated with facial hair. Keep it clean, you pretty thing.
Joan & Joni! Which of my creative sheroes will get the high-fashion treatment next? I'm on the edge of my seat.
"It is the only subscription I did not unsubscribe from in unroll.me. And I unsubscribed from a lot." -Caroline Gray. For real, unroll.me is a life/inbox-changer.
"So why did I wait to savour my Ann Friedman emails over Christmas break?Just discovered all your great gift ideas that I could have used about 2 weeks ago!" -Karin Smith. Hey, there are always birthdays.
"It was especially nice to read it last Friday when I did NOT want to be back at work after the holidays and needed something to keep me going instead of just staring at the clock." -Erica Taddeo. I relate. I actually don't feel like I came back to work at all. My body spent the week upright in front of a computer, but my brain is still on the sofa in leggings, eating snacks.
This newsletter plays it left hand and takes it too far.
Forward it to your flamboyant alter ego.