The Blue Issue: Teaser 4 →  March 25, 2017

hat’s in a hue? Found out in Spring 2017, when The WALK releases The Blue Issue! Take a behind-the-scenes look at the fourth photo shoot, showcasing featured student group Omar’s Hat, in the exclusive teaser below, and keep watching the site for more updates!   Video courtesy of Karen Yang

Embroidered Denim →  March 25, 2017

here is nothing more Americana than denim. Cowboys, suburban moms, and off-duty super models all wear the classic fabric, and there is a pretty good chance that you have a pair or two of these quintessential pants hanging in your closet. You might even have a denim skirt (the early 2000′s are in!) or jean […]

How to be Trendy Without Being Mainstream →  March 24, 2017

f there’s one thing I’ve always disliked, it’s looking like everyone else. What’s the fun in wearing your clothes if it could have been plucked out of anyone’s closet? The thing about fashion is that it allows you to express yourself — YOURself — and not anyone else. Of course, people express themselves in different […]

Find Your Perfect Sunscreen →  March 23, 2017

  t’s always nice to get our tan on, especially when the weather is beginning to warm up. But, are you using sunscreen? If so, is the one you use effective? Sunscreen is super important for our beauty rituals. According to Healthy Beautiful Online Magazine, studies have shown 90% of wrinkles and skin aging is […]

Beating the Weekday Hangover →  March 22, 2017

  s busy Penn students, we are constantly working to live up to the ever-present challenge of balancing our social lives with our academic and extracurricular responsibilities. Most of us, not wanting to have to pick one over the other, have experienced that weekday hangover after a rowdy date night or a spontaneous trip to […]

A Broader Perspective: Lyon →  March 21, 2017

hen I decided to join the WALK, I had just gotten back from a semester abroad. So naturally, my experiences overseas were perfect fodder for a rookie writer who was desperate for content. You would think, though, that the city I lived in—Lyon, France—would be at the top of my list as a story to […]

#Hurtbae: What We Can Learn From the Viral Video →  March 21, 2017

   en ain’t sh***t” is a common phrase iterated from women after watching the infamous #hurtbae video. If you haven’t seen it by now, take a look at the six minute clip by the Scene where two exes discuss the fall of their relationship. It mainly attempted to get at the heart of why the […]

A Movie-Music Mixtape →  March 21, 2017

nless you’ve been actively avoiding all forms of communication for the past few months, you’ve probably heard about Hollywood’s newest show-stopping, blockbuster film, La La Land. This homage to the classic Hollywood movie musical has had both audiences and awards charging towards it like a stampede. Although there is much controversy over whether or not […]

IMHO: Golden Goose sneakers ain’t so golden →  March 21, 2017

f you’ve ever wondered why Golden Goose sneakers look like they’ve been pulled straight out of the dumpster, it’s because they basically have been.  According to the Pop Fashion podcast, the “signature distressing technique” used to create these “effortlessly cool” sneakers is to bury them in an Italian garden!  No joke. Give me half an […]

Street Style Essentials →  March 20, 2017

aybe you’ve heard of “street style,” but you might be wondering what the hell it actually is. It’s exactly what it sounds like: style found on the streets, most commonly during fashion week when models, buyers, and bloggers can be seen roaming the sidewalks in places like New York City, London, and Milan. This is […]