Category Archives: Research

Health Effects of the Corset

One of the pages that I am working on is about corsets, this is a way of getting something which many girls have an interest in  (fashion) into a magazine on the topic of medicine.   I considered working on this … Continue reading

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Why Body Snatchers?

Body Snatchers might not be the your first thought after hearing the phrase “girls’ magazine”, but that’s sort of the point. As we have decided to take “Medical” as the theme this issue and body snatching was a common practice … Continue reading

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The Life of Mary Shelley

Mary Shelley was AWESOME. But she had in many ways a very sad life and telling her story in a delicate manner, over only 2 pages has proved far harder than I imagined. Especially bearing in mind the age of … Continue reading

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Inspirational Blogs

A basic list of blogs and other web resources which may inspire the general look and feel of our magazine, they are mainly related to the maker movement, steampunk and Victorian romanatism. http://carolannesboutique.blogspot.com/ http://rosegardenromantic.blogspot.com/ http://www.etsy.com/shop/KiriMothDesigns http://mowrerart.blogspot.com/ http://www.etsy.com/shop/Opafaf http://www.etsy.com/shop/Minasmoke

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Positive Magazines for Girls

Although the main thing motivating us to make this magazine is the poor quality of existing girl’s magazines- it is worth pointing out that there are good titles out there. Here are a few we have looked at: Muse Image … Continue reading

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