Break University: Mia & Marina

The best of the Midwest has arrived in New York City. These two angels, Mia and Marina, moved to the city almost two years ago from Michigan to attend University. With impeccable style and an eye for interiors like no other, Mia and Marina moved in together this fall, creating a space that radiates warmth and light (and boasts mostly vintage pieces). Read on to get to know the duo and catch a glimpse of their beautiful home.

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Soundtrack to Evolution: Donna Missal

Remember her name because Donna Missal is a force to be reckoned with. With more than 11 million combined streams to date, Missal’s message of fearless self-acceptance is already making major waves. Fresh off the release of her first studio album and with a string of tour dates on the books, Missal takes the time to slow down with us. Read on to learn about her pre-show ritual, her philosophy on success, and why she’s been wearing the same sweatshirt for ten days straight.

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Break Babe: Maggie White

I first met Maggie in 2015 when we were both young store managers in Soho. Thankfully she forgave me for the time I threw her shade in our office group chat for wearing flip-flops to work, and we’ve been close friends ever since. Life of the party, a real natural beauty, and lethally hilarious, Maggie is the type of friend you can always count on— whether it’s shotgunning a beer or taking care of your dog. Discover her love for dad rock, Saved By The Bell, and where she goes for the best burger in the city below.

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Break University: Hannah Taurins

The newest feature for Behind The Break occurred to me after meeting countless Break Babes who walk through our doors with impeccable style, wisdom, and grace. A lot of these ladies, who have quickly become dear friends, maintain part time jobs, internships, attend university all while living in the most chaotic city in the world. I often find myself wondering how they do it while preserving a smile and impressively cohesive wardrobes… First up in her class at Break University is Hannah Taurins.

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Isabelle Estrin
Team Angel's Music Video Debut

A Large Bag embodies the “I am going to eat your soul” aesthetic of Jennifer’s Body: a walk in the woods, a devoured boy and a demonic Team Angel. With footage shot by Shane Allen and Nick Blanco, Brooklyn-based artist Team Angel’s premiere music video combines ethereal visuals with her entrancing hit song, which by the way, is now available on all streaming services. We caught-up with the rising star for a quick shoot and interview in anticipation of her debut today, and all that is to come.

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Get Ready with Jenny Welbourn

To the world she's known as Wearilive, YouTuber extraordinaire. Her YouTube channel is a safe-space for over a hundred thousand subscribers who follow Jenny as she talk about sustainable fashion, veganism, and everything in between. Read on to get to know the beautiful soul behind Wearilive.

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Style Curator Elizabeth Tamkin

She's beauty and she's grace, she's Miss Elizabeth Tamkin for The Break. A regular since the beginning, Elizabeth has been a Break Babe (and my best friend) for years. Her unique personal style and fiercely hard working character has made her a leader in the industry and a fashion icon for friends and fans alike. Find out where she buys her bike shorts, what she's bringing to the deserted island, and why she's definitely 50% psychic below.

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