I use zines to cram in all the things that I don't normally see in magazines, into my very own minuscule version. I've always adored scrapbooking since a child, and zines are perfect for cramming all your favourite bits and bobs into your own magazine. As a child, I always tried to make a magazine with friends, but in the end, it always ended up a failure; with just me writing, editing and publishing! Much to my dismay, no matter what I tried, I could never ensemble a magazine without it being a one-man show: I even tried running numerous online magazines/blogs with friends, but the passion was never mutual. I eventually accepted the fact that there was nobody around who was as passionate as I was to create a small-scale publication. After explaining this little anecdote to you all, you can probably all see why zine-making became a rapid obsession for me.
This issue's Eastern Pearl zine is all about summer, including a decorative moodboard and summer playlist. Feel free to "flick through" the
Another little announcement - unfortunately I will not be posting for a while, due to exams and excessive school work; I'm finding it difficult to find time to blog. But do not fret! I will only be gone temporarily and till then you can follow my little anecdotes and updates on Twitter and Instagram.
Miss Iffa ★