Sure, the big-screen version (played by Chris Hemsworth) has raked in more than $1 billion at the global box office. But this year, it was Marvel’s printed comic that made waves—after it relaunched with a woman wielding the hammer. It’s not the first Thor recast; in fact, a frog once held the role. But putting a woman at the center of a comic franchise that’s not explicitly about femininity or sexual wiles sent a powerful message about the need for superhero diversity, amplified by the debut of a black Captain America
Kenyan. Digital content creator- Fashion, Photography and Travel.
Blogger and fashion stylist who created the site Style by Silvia in 2013 as a DIY outlet to dress her daughter. She has more than 110,000 followers on her silvianjoki Instagram account.
She studied fashion at University of the Arts London, Central Saint Martin, UK, and Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti Milano, Italy.
She has worked as a fashion journalist for ARISE Magazine and Standard Media Group.
Her daughter was born in 2003.
She and Liz Bryson both started DIY fashion blogs.