Penn Fashion Week Recap →  April 16, 2014

Let me start by saying that if you didn’t attend any of the Penn Fashion Week speakers, I shamelessly wag my finger at you.  That being said, since I am the kind of girl who likes helping her friends out, I’ll give you a peek at what you missed out on. As soon as I […]

Monk’s Cafe: Worth the Wait →  April 4, 2014

My good friend has been raving about Monk’s Cafe for months and I finally got to experience it this past Saturday. It had been a long day locked in Starbucks studying, and I thought it would be the perfect remedy for my study-induced FOMO. Our cab pulled up to an unassuming restaurant front. What was […]

Your Playlist for Fling 2014: David Guetta, Ra Ra Riot, & Magic Man →  April 3, 2014

David Guetta The 46-year old French house music DJ and producer needs no introduction. He’s talented, irreplaceable, and knows (better thananyone) the formula for catchy tunes. Our Spring Fling headliner this year, David Guetta, is pretty much a giant in the music industry, having worked with Rihanna, Usher, Pitbull, Afrojack, Tiesto, LMFAO… and we have […]

Wes Anderson’s “The Grand Budapest Hotel” →  April 2, 2014

Wes Anderson’s The Grand Budapest Hotel is the best use of the color purple since the 1982 novel by Alice Walker. Except the year is 1932, and in the winter of fictional eastern-European country Zurbrowka, a hotel concierge (Ralph Fiennes) and his lobby boy protégé (Tony Revolori) embark on an adventure rife with murder, lies, […]

Trendwatch: Penn Fashion Week’s All the Rave →  April 1, 2014

This year’s Penn Fashion Week is all about the five senses – sight, smell, taste, touch, and sound – and though the annual fashion show capping off the week is technically the event for sound, it’s going to smell an awful lot like teen spirit on the runway. That’s right – Fling’s theme this year […]

Philly Spotlight: Marian Hill →  March 29, 2014

Marian Hill, the electro-R&B duo comprised by Jeremy Lloyd (production and writing) and Samantha Gongol (vocals and writing), played their first show ever at Philadelphia’s Boot & Saddle on February 25th. Though these Philly natives took their talents to NYU and Yale, we can thank them for remembering their roots and returning home to launch to […]

The Fashion Essentials: Kimonos →  March 28, 2014

It’s not quite sundress season yet, but it’s never to early to bring out the florals. If you’re itching to bring out all your spring and summer prints, we say fill the void with the perfect substitute – a kimono. Kimonos are perfect for all seasons. They’re an unpredictable choice that will have all heads […]

Comfort Counts: Launching WICK →  March 27, 2014

WICK, founded in June of 2013, is aimed at dressing the “active, independent, and fun-loving woman.” Sanibel Chai, a Penn junior in the college, and her best friend from high school, Liz Lian, a junior at Princeton, became fed up with frustratingly complicated and uncomfortable clothes. We had the chance to ask the two fashionable innovators […]

Eating Healthfully at Penn: Sweetgreen →  March 26, 2014

Sweetgreen may be one of the most popular restaurants on Penn’s campus. Every day for lunch and dinner, many Penn students can be found customizing their own salads or trying the organic frozen yogurt. Although Sweetgreen does offer decadent options, it also offers many healthy ones. The salad bar offers many healthy toppings that can […]

The Five Best Fitness Apps →  March 26, 2014

I often wake up in the morning wanting to exercise but needing just a little bit more motivation. Maybe it’s cold outside, maybe it’s warm outside, or maybe I just want another hour of sleep. Either way, sometimes you just want a fitness buddy that will accompany you everywhere and force you to push yourself […]