Gabriela Lorraine Herstik

Journalist and Blogger

Latina Culture Writer at HelloGiggles. Writer with a penchant for occult, fashion and lifestyle pieces with a witchy or feminist twist.
Her work has been published by Nylon, Broadly, i-D, Fashionista, Refinery29, Complex, The Numinous, The Hoodwitch, and more.

United States of America

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The Fashion Law

Everyone is Talking about Craig Green

There are a handful of designers who manage to create collections rooted in a single concept that are also chock-full of breathtaking looks. Craig Green is well versed in this...

Deux Hommes

J JS Lee Autumn/Winter 2015 LFW - Deux Hommes

An unyielding exploration of form and figure seep into every piece J JS Lee sent out at her Autumn/Winter 2015 show at London Fashion Week. Effortless sexiness was defined by...

The Fashion Law

Designer Series: Lucas Nascimento

Brazilian designer Lucas Nascimento is making a name for himself with his unorthodox treatment and use of knitwear. The London-based fashion designer graduated from The London...

Deux Hommes

Faustine Steinmetz Spring/Summer 2016

Faustine Steinmetz Spring/Summer 2016 collection at London Fashion Week delivered an assemblage of deconstructed garments in a severely monochrome color palette of blue and...

Deux Hommes

Each x Other

A collection amply titled "Mystic European Dreamtime" promises notes of poetry and an imbedded sort of strength found in the garments. Lucky for label Each x Other, their Spring...

Deux Hommes

Simon Ekrelius Autumn/ Winter 2015

Oftentimes the most innovative of designers exist in the space between past, present and future finding inspiration for their own style in a place that subsists solely for them....

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Surreal But Nice (SRBN) Fall/Winter 2015 - Deux Hommes

Korean design duo Su-Hyong Lee and En-Kyoung Lee of womenswear label, Surreal But Nice, or SRBN for short, have cultivated a brand that's rooted in the idea of surrealism and...

Deux Hommes

Kit Neale Spring/Summer 2016 LFW - Deux Hommes

London-based designer Kit Neale has a penchant for decadence and the classic exuberance, which was overly apparent in his Spring/ Summer 2016 collection for London Men's Fashion...

MOD Magazine

Rodarte's Latest Is a Dream

The 70s revival is back, and it's back with a vengeance. This time, think classic 70s silhouettes paired with elegant, oversized accessories to help bring the looks down to...

Deux Hommes

Deliquesce by Jenevieve Lyons AW15

With a clear penchant for concepts and aesthetic alike, South African-based designer Jenevieve Lyons is creating a label that's rooted in the idea of visual parables. Lyons, who...

Deux Hommes

Fingers Crossed AW15 Presentation New York Fashion Week

The Fingers Crossed man probably takes himself seriously, but all in good fun. After all, there’s nothing strict about a drop waist jumpsuit with patchwork pockets or bright...

The Hoodwitch

Tarot of the Shadows: How to Invite the Light In.

"Even though tarot is an intuitive practice, there are some cards that just hurt. They're scary- and very often they're the scariest because they speak of our deepest human...

Deux Hommes

Y/Project AW15 Collection Review

With his clever use of textile and color, Yohan Serfaty of French label, Y/Project, is ditching the concept of classic menswear in lieu of something more exciting. For the...

Deux Hommes

James Long AW15 Collection Review

There is an interesting balance that is present in menswear label, James Long's latest offering. The London-based designer has a clear penchant for playing with silhouette and...

Deux Hommes

Byungmun Seo AW15 Collection Review

There’s a rigid strength to Byungmun Seo’s Autumn Winter 2015 womenswear collection—a tailored masterpiece inventive in both silhouette and style.

The Fashion Law

LCM: Christopher Shannon S/S 2015

Today is the first day of the annual London Collections: Men Spring/Summer 2015 shows, and we are kicking off our coverage with Liverpool-born, London-based menswear designer...

Deux Hommes

Sandro Marzo Autumn/Winter 2015 Collection

Where Sandro Marzo's latest collection lacked in opulent embellishments and bright colors, it more than made up for it with its angular style.

Mod Magazine

The Chelsea Boot: 15 Styles for Under $50!

The time has come. The cool, chilly winter air is finally nipping at our skin, beckoning us to venture deep, deep into our dresser and drawers to grab thick sweaters and knitted...

MOD Magazine

Gold for It

Beauty should never come second to a decadent outfit. Whether or not you're already cloaked in jewel tones and your most stylish ensemble, you can make sure that your makeup...

MOD Magazine

Comfort Dressing: The Oversized Sweater

Whoever said fashion comes at a price was probably just bitter and wearing uncomfortable shoes. This season is all about comfort dressing, taking the old idea of dressing for...