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Monthly Archives: January 2015

Ankh of The Dead

January 30th, 2015

Skelly-Blog-PicI’ve been fascinated by Ancient Egypt ever since I was a child. I used to nag my parents to take me to the British Museum and the Ashmolean where I could stare at mummified objects and ogle at tomb paintings; I even had a pencil case based on Tutankhamun’s famous death mask! So imagine my surprise when I recently discovered that I’d been walking past a museum that housed one of the largest collections of ancient Egyptian artefacts without ever realising it was there! I decided it was about time I paid a visit to the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology.

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Dead Sexy

January 23rd, 2015

california-deathrock-front-cover-450x600There can be few people better qualified to document California’s Deathrock scene than Amelia G and her partner Forrest Black. Lifelong devotees of the dark side, Amelia and Forrest’s long association with the West Coast’s most ghoulishly glamorous subculture has recently borne fruitin the shape of an arresting, new full-colour photobook.

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Models Wanted!

January 21st, 2015

Halo1D’you look good in your Alchemy? How d’you fancy featuring as an Extraordinary Face in Alchemy’s promotional campaigns? If so, we’d love to hear from you!

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January 16th, 2015

When I was human I wanted…no, I dreamed of becoming something extraordinary. I dreamed of becoming strong, tough, feared, possess super powers and live an exciting life outside my little apartment.

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Gothic Beauty & Cosmetics

January 9th, 2015

BPAL perfumesWe’re well and truly in the midst of winter now but don’t let the colder weather cramp your dark style. Here are my top five essential alternative beauty buys and what’s more, they’re all cruelty-free so no ravens, bats or spiders were harmed in their creation!

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