Tuesday, June 3, 2014

News U Can Use: "Mike the Ruler, 13 Year Old Online Fashion Star"

"...Not so long ago, Mike was into Legos. Everything changed when, in 2011, he saw the Alexander ­McQueen show at the Met. “These clothes were very overwhelming,” he says. “They were dark. Some were disturbing and beautiful at the same time. And it felt like they were demanding something. It put this thought into my head that clothes were important and they have their own personalities and they tell stories when you wear them....”

READ MORE AT THE NEW YORKER: THE CUT

* Yet another example of how middle year young people (MS/JH) are influencing culture, creativity, and the world around them.  Why we who have the privilege of work with youth this age are looking at the FUTURE OF THE KINGDOM!?