This month’s background images.
Grace Denis for The Ardorous.
Busy Philipps as Kim Kelly in Freaks and Geeks.
Valentine Fillol Cordier by Jamie Hince for Jalouse.
The Darjeeling Limited.
Maya Fuhr for The Ardorous.
By our own Petra.
Joan Baez and Bob Dylan at the Newport Folk Festival.
Aëla Labbé for Neil Krug.
The Grand Canyon from Ghost Ship.
From an old issue of National Geographic.
These are sooo pretty!
I can’t believe that August is over!
Ah I love these!
I’m going to miss August though :(
Love. Sad it’s over, but a great fall/winter to come! Sweaters and coffee dates are exciting.
It’s interesting to go through and see what I remember noticing. Also: summer went by SO fast! But I am also super excited for school so… Happiness all around?
Right now “this month” leads to your first month all the swayback in sep and all those artiles. Thought I’d inform you guys of the error
So many spelling mistakes were just made
Figuring it out now. Eek! Thank you!
This just made me realize that September must have started! But well, August had some pretty aweseome backgrounds!
Fashion in Pepperland
well as for australia, WE CAN ALMOST SMELL SUMMER COMING WOOHHOOO
These pictures of summer is so pretty ! not like the summers in ireland T_T :(!
Gotta love the warmth :)
Wow! This month went by entirely too quick, but I was pleased to see all the college articles. Good luck to all the freshmen and those headed back to class, even though you’d probably rather be sleeping now…
This month had the prettiest background images, kgkfjgd. Also, one image repeats itself.
Spring is on the way!!!!!
this captures end of summer so well <3 ahh and darjeeling limited!!!! fangirling at that haha~
It’s like a whole bunch of photos from peoples road trips!
How many teenage girls are there in the world that know who Willliam Eggleston and Verner Panton are? Rookie pays tribute to teen movies AND, you know, somewhat obscure designers, which I find…. refreshing.
Like milk with ice.
the 13th image is Susanna-Cole King’s! http://www.flickr.com/photos/susannacole/
lovely lovely images. I want to go road-trippin’ now.
Love the many backgrounds that were used
Also check out this awesome site, thought I
should share it
Looking forward for what ROOKIE will bring for September
The end of summer means maybe it won’t be 99 degrees in Florida anymore.. please? Also, I’m turning nineteen in September. Oh man..
Gorgeous set of pictures!
I made a denim girl gang jacket using the diy ya’ll posted. Can I send pics your way?
I love all these!!!<3
I have the rainbow wedges in picture #14 and I was so excited to see them on the homepage! I’ve had them for years and they’re all worn out, but I can’t bear to get rid of them. Best pair of shoes I’ve ever owned.
# 14… those rainbow wedges. I have those exact kind of shoes. Literally. It’s a little weird xD
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The sad parts of life are just as important as the happy ones.
A Riot Grrrl playlist.
The New Yorker’s TV critic tells us how to get her job—or not.
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A short story by five authors.
I wanted to be her.
Answers to questions about moles, small boobs, tallness, etc.