August is here! One more month of summer bliss before the first phase of post-fashion school real life sets in. I spent my afternoon browsing the candy-colored deities lining the shelves at Pearl River Market in Soho. It might sound disrespectful but… they’re so pretty!

While I was there, I grabbed a new dumpling steamer and then proceeded to march around SoHo with Sab and Zooey.

How agonizingly I longed for a purple Bodhisattva to match my H&M T-shirt as I poked my soda straw in Zooey’s hair…




Written by Mishka
Michelle Christina Larsen (a.k.a. Mishka) founded in 2008, and has since documented her love of DIY, vintage, and creative living here. She curates and sells vintage fashion at Hey Mishka Vintage and runs the annual Sugar x Spice Holiday Makers Market in Brooklyn each holiday season. When she's not blogging, hunting for vintage, or doing DIY projects, Michelle Christina writes marketing copy for fashion brands and helps freelance writers grow their careers at Day Job Optional.