Her Universe and shopDisney Join Forces to Bring You Disney, Star Wars, and Marvel Fashions for the Holiday Season
Longtime readers of TMS should know how much we love Her Universe around here for being an awesome, female-focused destination for anyone who wants to express their fandom through their fashion. Well, the company has a big announcement today that should appeal not only to fans of the brand, but to fans of all things Disney (yes, including Star Wars and Marvel).Read More
In 'Thor: Ragnarok,' Thor's cunning adopted brother Loki plays a big part in the story, much to fans' delight. Long a crowd favorite even when he was the villain in 'The Avengers,' Loki's mercurial loyalties shape him into a character who is always compelling, and a fine foil for the upright Thor. Her Universe has a new line of Loki-inspired clothes that are absolutely gorgeous, and I really am going to need someone to take my credit card away from me.Read More
Her Universe Founder Ashley Eckstein Talks Body Diversity, Partnering with Disney, and How Ravioli Helped Her Write a Book
You might know Ashley Eckstein as the voice of Ahsoka on Star Wars: The Clone Wars, but these days, she lends her voice to the company she founded: Her Universe, designers of quality apparel for geeky women. Last year, then-TMS editors Carolyn Cox and Sam Riedel tested Her Universe's first line of activewear; this year, we sent Sam to New York Comic-Con to talk with Ashley about her forthcoming memoir, It's Your Universe, and what's next on her radar.Read More
Things We Saw Today: Short Film Starring Amber Valetta, Hari Nef and Others Examines Femininity for Planned Parenthood
Filmmaker Harley Weir directed a short film called A Film for Planned Parenthood of New York City, in which prominent women like Amber Valetta, Hari Nef, Jemima Kirke, Grimes, Hanne Gaby Odiele, Paloma Elsesser, Selena Forrest, and Stella Tennant discuss the ins and outs of femininity: what it means, and what it doesn't mean, all to encourage donations and help to Planned Parenthood in New York and nationwide.Read More
Ashley Eckstein is an unabashed Disney fan from way back, and that love of Disney permeated everything at last night's 4th annual Her Universe Fashion Show at San Diego Comic-Con giving "geek couture" a magical night.Read More
My dear daughters (and sons! and everyone!) of Themyscira, if you were, well, wondering what you should wear to the theater to see Wonder Woman, a line of clothing designed by Her Universe is here to offer some options. There's a lot to look at, and an encouraging range of sizes.Read More
I feel a little bad for griping about Hot Topic's Darth Vader and Rey-inspired dressy dress ensembles. There's not nearly enough merch, especially connected to blockbuster properties, that is marketed with women in mind. And I know I'm about 20 years past Hot Topic's target demographic. But I'm pretty sure 13-year-old me would have had the same reaction: whyyy.Read More
Her Universe and Hot Topic collaborated on a new fashion collection inspired by the heroes and villains of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. It's on sale today!Read More
I try not to say this too lightly, but I truly believe that if any one of us were put under the excruciatingly awkward spotlight of a Kiss Cam, and we had food with us, we would all be this woman double-fisting slices of pizza like there was no tomorrow.Read More
On your left!
Last Thursday, Sam Riedel and I played hooky from The Mary Sue's offices to head to Bryant Park and test out some items from Her Universe's new Captain America: Civil War active wear line.Read More
Today, we give you the conclusion to our three-part in-depth video interview with Ashley Eckstein; in the first part, she discussed Her Universe, and in part 2, she went into detail about Ahsoka, the character she voices in Star Wars Rebels. In this third section, Eckstein discusses her upcoming appearance as the English voice actor for Yaeko Okajima in Studio Ghibli's Only Yesterday.Read More
What Would Ahsoka Do?
Yesterday we shared Part 1 of our contributor Ashley Barry's interview with Ashley Eckstein, the founder of Her Universe and the voice of Star Wars Rebels' Ahsoka. In Part 2, they discuss Ahsoka in-depth, and examine what makes her a compelling, complicated female character.Read More
Ashley meets Ashley.
We're so hype to be able to present part 1 of a 3-part interview from The Mary Sue contributor Ashley Barry! Ashley recently had the chance to speak with Ashley Eckstein, founder of Her Universe and voice of Star Wars Rebels' Ahsoka. In this first installment, the two Ashleys talk voice acting and career advice for fangirls. Enjoy!Read More
Help your friends and family wear their geeky passions on their sleeve! Below, we've highlighted all the jewelry, makeup, and clothing you need for the sweetest Christmas ever.Read More
The Mary Sue spoke to Ashley by phone about what first gave her the idea to create Her Universe back in 2009, the fashion and published works we have to look forward to in the next year(!), and what she's geeking out about right now.Read More
Last night Our company had a party to launch Our TV division. Very exciting. MERC CITY is a show that will follow the Mercs and Bounty Hunters of the Riddick Universe. Next Month, DT begins writing the next Chapter in the Chronicles of Riddick… FURIA. #HappyFurianFriday A photo posted by Vin Diesel (@vindiesel) on Nov […]Read More
Her Universe at Hot Topic has announced they're adding Spirited Away designs to their Studio Ghibli collection, with also includes My Neighbor Totoro and Kiki's Delivery Service. The new tops feature No-Face, Haku, and Chihiro.Read More
[UPDATED] Death Star Dress, Sailor Moon Couture, Black Widow Gown, and Other Must-See Looks From Her Universe’s 2015 Geek Fashion Show
MAGICAL GIRL TRANSFORMATION DRESS ALERT
As part of TMS' coverage of SDCC, former editor Sam Maggs attended Her Universe's annual geek fashion show last night and came away with tons of pics! (Me, jealous? Pshaw!)Read More
Take my money, please!Read More
Her Universe Releases Sneak Peek of SDCC Fashion Show Designs, and Holy Cats Would You Look at That Black Widow Dress
Geek on fleek. On gleek?
Earlier this year Her Universe announced it would be returning to San Diego Comic-Con for another fashion show following their triumphant debut in 2014, and now we finally have a look at some of the geek couture Ashley Eckstein will be showing off come July.Read More