Y2K Menswear: Skins Generation One

Well well well, I did not think we would be in the middle of a self-quarantine during half the month of March and indefinitely into April... so I'm continuing my "Behind the Scenes/Seams" of Skins.  Chris, Sid, Maxxie and Tony (not pictured: Anwar) Since we are all watching Netflix in between working from home, getting outside, … Continue reading Y2K Menswear: Skins Generation One

Effy: the rebellious little sister

Elizabeth Stonem, better known as "Effy" throughout Generation 1 and 2, is Tony's quiet little sister. The first time we see Effy is in the pilot when she arrives home appearing to have been out all night. Smudged metallic makeup, bags under her eyes, skull and bones earrings, and platform boots... I mean how COULD … Continue reading Effy: the rebellious little sister

Michelle: the troubled smoke show

"Stop calling me Nips!" you can hear her say on the phone with her pretty, albeit fuckboy, boyfriend Tony. Michelle got a bad rap for being the physically gifted, all consumed girlfriend of manipulative Tony Stonem, whom penned the name "Nips" for her alleged uneven boobs. Seriously, drop it like a hot plate and move … Continue reading Michelle: the troubled smoke show

Cassie: the fairy on acid

We're going to break down our fashionable, yet hedonistic high schoolers of E4's Skins one by one. Ever since a friend told me about the show, I binge watched every season while I was in college, and thats "university" in America. Along with angsty drama and dark humor that carry most storylines of this show, there … Continue reading Cassie: the fairy on acid