features, Lifestyle

House of Silky’s Basjia Shares the Importance of Chosen Family

It’s gay Christmas, Sydneysisters (also known by many as Mardi Gras), and we’re gearing up for the festivities. This year, Absolut is celebrating queer Chosen Families and has enlisted editorial photographer, Liz Ham, to document a string of portraits by notable queer chosen families. Taking part in the series are QTBIPOC collective, House of Silky, […]

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Music & Film, news

Sissy Ball Returns to Sydney Mardi Gras 2019

This morning Red Bull Music and Sydney Mardi Gras announced the return of Sissy Ball, Australia’s biggest vogue competition at Carriageworks on Saturday, 23 February, revealing the initial participating houses, head judge & Sissy Ball MC. After a sold-out 2018 debut, Sissy Ball invites people together for an exhilarating night of movement & flair as houses and local talent battle it out on […]

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