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Falling head-over-heels for fast fashion

Falling head-over-heels for fast fashion

Jenna Link

March 15, 2018

Everyone loves a good statement piece. But whether it be a chunky necklace or a black bomber jacket, some items are only trending for a short period of time. When it comes to trending items that will soon go out of style, so-called “fast fashion” stores are the way to go. Retailers like Forever 21...

Winning wardrobe staples

Winning wardrobe staples

Jenna Link

February 23, 2018

She walks into her closet, scanning the shelves for the correct item. She is looking for a cardigan to pair with her new top that she bought on sale. Maybe, she will wear a jean jacket or a nice hoodie instead; those are in style. Then she picks out her pants, making sure she feels good in what she is w...

Uniforms: hot or not?

Uniforms: hot or not?

Jenna Link

January 26, 2018

Target. Walmart. Culver's. They all have one thing in common. Clearly, customers can tell who employees of an establishment are by the clothes they wear. For example, Target employees wear khaki colored pants of some sort along with a red shirt and name tag. At my workplace, Culver's, my outfit co...

Season for Sheer

Season for Sheer

Jenna Link

December 27, 2017

Primarily seen on the Spring 2018 fashion runways, sheer is the way to go when the cold weather leaves. For many, the only sheer items they own are the stockings they are forced to wear only when they have to dress especially fancy for some occasion or tights for a dance class. But the spring fashion ...

Buckle Up for Bodysuits

Buckle Up for Bodysuits

Jenna Link

November 20, 2017

The bodysuit. Whether you love or hate it, it cannot be escaped. One day, Kim Kardashian is wearing it on a television show, and the next day you see it on every other girl at your local American Apparel. Taking inspiration from the leotard, bodysuits came to the U.S. courtesy of Claire McCardell, ...

Hooked on High-Waisted

Hooked on High-Waisted

Jenna Link

October 20, 2017

Look down the hallways of any high school or mall and you will be sure to see them. With the leaves falling from trees and temperatures dropping, girls have dragged them out from the back of their drawers for the upcoming months. High-waisted jeans are back. We spent all summer seeing high-waisted shor...

All You Need for Winter

All You Need for Winter

Camille Paddock

November 18, 2014

he snow is starting to fall, the temperatures have dramatically dropped, and that means one thing: Winter is coming. The most common thing on anyone’s mind is about staying warm, but what if you could do just that and be stylish at the same time? Layering We all know how cold the winter months ca...

Autumn Staples

Autumn Staples

Camille Paddock

October 17, 2014

he leaves are changing colors and the temperature is dropping. That means your summer wardrobe most definitely has to go. Autumn can be one of the most trendy seasons of the year, but where do you start? Sweaters Sweaters are a girl’s best friend in the fall. Not only do they keep you warm in the ...

myVoice: Past fashion made anew

myVoice: Past fashion made anew

Omo Tseumah

March 15, 2012

Spring is a time of rebirth. The trees turn green, birds chirp and plants begin to grow. New life blooms in the spring; the passing of the season brings not only life, but warm weather. With the changing weather, the clothes worn must transform. This spring, a myriad of different trends are budding, includ...

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