Monthly Archives: November 2003

Models with Hoops

We are seeing more and more hoops being used as props in fashion modeling. Kayo Mitsuyama of Kayo Anime Street Wear has used a hoop as a weapon in a fashion show, featured alongside my favorite new hoop quote: she…

A trick for the holidays

I have a new trick for you to work on over the holidays. It’s fun and really works out your leg muscles. You start out by hand-hooping on your side. Then you stick in one of your feet. When you…

Big in Taiwan

A friend of mine moved to Taiwan recently, and reports that the park nearest his home in Taipei features “public hoops” set out along the walking paths. Folks walking or jogging by will stop and hoop as part of their…