Dirt under our polished nails, skinned knees under pleated skirts, we’re breaking boyish boundaries with our femininity intact. Fearless, progressive and out past dark.
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Pumping Iron: The South Korean Women’s Edition

Female Bodybuilders Challenge Traditional Views of Femininity in South Korea.

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Bopping: Chicago Style

I am on the hunt for my next fefe because bopping is where its at….

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The Practice of Head Binding

What is considered beautiful is subjective and personal, so at Tomboy we love to understand beauty ideals and body modification rituals from all over the world from the past to the present. It is a great way to underplay modern day western beauty standards. Lets take our first journey with the tradition of head binding….

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The History of Gold Teeth

From pharaohs to Madonna and everyone in between, golds have transcended race and culture to become one of the most popular body modifications around the globe. Take a trip with Tomboy BLKYN down memory lane for the history of gold teeth and a roundup of some of our favorite historical moments.