Your New Year’s resolution might be anything - from learning Portuguese to breaking out of prison – but the core principle behind it is the same: you have many shortcomings that must be addressed, one at a time, in a superficial, annual format.
So in 2018, my new year’s resolutions isn’t to diet or to take care of my skin or to lose weight. It’s to see myself as a whole human being, complete without the aid of any external fads or products. It is to treat myself with the respect that I deserve.
Fashion may be fickle. But like history, fashion repeats itself. Although no one would be thrilled to see another Global Financial Crisis, for fashion, repetition can be a fabulous thing. Trends may arise and expire faster than your FedEx arrives— but only to come back again.
James Dingley is a second year science student at UWA - Majoring in Mechanical Engineering and Finance. He runs Atomic Frontier - a science channel on Youtube that explores the exciting scientific projects around Western Australia, and the concepts behind them.