All posts tagged dressing up

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Whatever you fancy?

Dressing up ought to be a chance to let the imagination run riot, but marketing offers narrow roles for girls and boys to play.  Megan Perryman takes a look.

Are you filled with excitement or dread as you plan your children’s Halloween costumes? For me, it’s a bit of both as I attempt to fight against the sexist messages that saturate the fancy dress industry. Read more…

Father's Day cards - Grant Bierman - http://www.flickr.com/photos/joe_chaos/

Father’s Day – Whose day is it anyway?

Father’s Day – a chance to trot out a few more tired stereotypes, or a chance to do something differently? Graham Paul reflects.

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