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 […]

Leaps and Bounds in Model Diversity During Fall 2017 Fashion Week →  March 18, 2017

   or the past month, the fashion world has been in a flurry with Fashion Weeks occurring in New York, Milan, London, and Paris.  Besides the fact that the athleisure trend may be coming to an end – due to the polished look showing up on runways like The Row, Céline, and Tory Burch, a […]

BTS: Christopher Kane →  March 17, 2017

ach season we see new collections come down the runway, and we’re blessed with fashion inspo and ideas for the coming year. Some looks and trends seem like pure genius, while we seriously question who would ever wear others. Either way, every look and every collection has an idea and a message behind it. Designers […]

Spring Trend: Gingham →  March 16, 2017

ith a new season approaching – hello warmer weather! – comes a plethora of spring trends. One classic print that seems to be making its way into every store is gingham, but with some much needed updates. In the past, gingham has been undeniably preppy: think your classic button-down shirt. This season, it proves to […]

Should Students Be Worried About the EU Visa Mandate? →  March 15, 2017

h, springtime. As usual, it’s arrival awakens those sun-filled fantasies of post-hibernation getaways, spring break extravaganzas, and summertime excursions…. If you’ve found yourself stuck in this familiar dreamy state, it might be time to wake up. In fact, it’s not only the lingering chill in the air that might keep you from feeling those happy […]

Oscars 2017: Best Dressed →  March 14, 2017

   he 89th Academy Awards had it all–suspense, plot twists, and of course, pretty dresses!  Here are the top five looks from this year’s red carpet. Actress Hailee Steinfeld shimmered in an effervescent Ralph & Russo Couture gown with peony detailing. Moana actress Auli’i Cravaho dazzled in a origami-inspired piece by designer Rubin Singer. Cynthia […]

Fashion Speaks Volumes →  March 10, 2017

ashion is the silent killer. But killer in a good way; as in fashion can speak millions of words without saying one thing. It can stop an army, instill peace, inflict conflict, and bring a nation together. Statements are made every day by people who select what pieces to put together, showing themselves in a […]

Studying Abroad in Milan: Fashion Realizations →  March 10, 2017

he main realization I made about clothing at Penn now that I am studying abroad in Milan is that black predominates most girls’ wardrobes. I first noticed this when an Italian told me my outfit looked sad, which at first offended me, since I had been told this was a nice outfit, but I then […]