Getting To Know Amira, The Content Creator Inspiring Us To Embrace Fashion As A Form Of Expression
We took some time out of our day to catch up with Amira on everything from dressing modestly and expressing yourself through fashion, to how to escape the noise of social media and make time for yourself. read more
In Conversation With The Founders Of Isle Of Eden: The Sunglasses Brand Disrupting The Eyewear Game
To celebrate Whistles stocking Isle of Eden glasses online and in-store, we sat down with the brand's founders Nelson Rayner and Felina Natoli to discuss the brand’s journey, their favourite eyewear moments in pop culture and just what it takes to be a disruptor in the industry.
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Getting To Know Tessa Vermeulen: The Creative Behind Everyone’s New Favourite Brand Hai
After collaborating with Hai this season, we took the chance to get to know the founder Tessa Vermeulen a little better. We visited her partner’s gallery and store, Spazio Leone, in East London to photograph her and talk about how the brand was born, her intrigue in style over fashion and the power of accessories. read more
In Conversation With Foxes On Her Musical Process, Inspiration and Knowing When To Press Pause
After spending an afternoon photographing Louisa around the rainy streets of North-East London, we caught up with the musician to discuss her inspirations, her career so far, and just how good it feels to take back control. read more
Getting To Know Lola Ross: The Nutritional Therapist Focused On Female Health And Cycles
We visited Lola’s eclectic home in Kentish Town to delve deeper into the relationship between nutrition and medicine, how we can further support our hormones and the importance of lifestyle aspects such as sleep patterns and light exposure on our health and wellbeing. read more
Getting To Know Angelica Malin: The Editor, Journalist And Entrepreneur Refocusing us On Female Empowerment And How To Embrace Singlehood
As the founder and editor-in-chief of About Time, one of the UK's leading lifestyle magazines, and an ambitious entrepreneur, Angelica Malin is passionate about a host of elements close to our hearts - from singlehood and friendship to female empowerment. We sat down to discuss the inspiration behind her latest book, the shifting perspectives of being single and what it’s like to be an entrepreneur as a woman today. read more
In Conversation With Lucy Hannah And Zarghuna Kargar On Their Anthology That Amplifies The Voices Of Marginalised Afghan Women
Coming at a pivotal moment in Afghanistan’s history, My Pen Is The Wing Of A Bird amplifies the voices of Afghan women who, until now, have struggled to get their stories out. read more
Getting to know Sharna Jackson And Nadia Shireen: The Authors Dedicated To Bringing More Stories To Children
This World Book Day, we caught up with the childrens authors who are helping bring more fiction and illustrations to children across the UK to discuss the power of storytelling and what the mission means to them. read more
Getting To Know Rusty: The Contemporary Artist Painting Women Under The Female Gaze
As part of our new Whistles Connects series, we caught up with the artist behind Rusty Studio in Deal to discuss painting as a form of storytelling and how to overcome creative challenges. read more
In Conversation With ‘We Are Not Like Them’ Authors Christine Pride And Jo Piazza On Uncomfortable Discussions About Race, Identity Politics And The Importance Of Friendship
Following our last book club event, we couldn’t wait to catch up with these authors together to discuss how they brought their story to life collaboratively, how they navigated difficult conversations about race and why friendship was so important for them to explore. read more
Getting To Know Laura Bell, The Yoga Teacher Changing The Way We Perceive Our Practice
We sat down to talk to the founder of Zest Life about her experience with yoga as a means of rehabilitation, what we can gain from more time in nature and how to start small when building daily habits. read more
Getting To Know Kaiva Kaimins: The Creative Behind London Florist My Lady Garden
We catch up with the creative behind Dalson-based florist My Lady Garden to talk about bouquets, business and her dreams of opening up a flower-shop-meets-speakeasy-bar.
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