#GrabYourWallet? →  December 16, 2016

  My mom and I are bonded by our love of shopping. Our mother-daughter outings consisted of early Saturday morning trips to the mall and lunch at Cheesecake Factory. She  not only taught me how to take a 40% discount at the ripe age of 9, but also taught how to be an ethical and […]

Shattering Boundaries →  December 15, 2016

ollowing recent advances in fashion and beauty (see: Covergirl’s first Cover-guy!), last month saw the introduction of new boundary-breaking models. Inclusion of spokespeople of different races, faiths, and other groups is a process that has been gaining momentum, and hopefully will continue to grow.  Here are three powerful women who stood out—and spoke out—in their […]

How to Keep it Together This Finals Season →  December 14, 2016

t’s that time of year again. Your laundry probably isn’t done, the milk in your fridge is expired, and let’s not even mention the gym. For some of us, perhaps, these are the main casualties of the wrath of finals season. For others, restless nights and anxiety-filled days loom on the horizon of the weeks […]

Product Review: Clinique Moisture Surge Facial Lotion →  December 13, 2016

It can be difficult to find facial products that benefit all skin types, but Clinique has done it with their Moisture Surge Extended Thirst Relief Facial Lotion. Formulated to work will all skin types, this hybrid cream-gel moisturizer provides supplying hydration without overwhelming skin. This product was also created to work in conjunction with makeup, […]

Denim on Denim →  December 12, 2016

When you hear the phrase “denim on denim”, you may flash back to a nightmarish photo of Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake decked out in head-to-toe jean material. You’re not alone. But don’t let this image turn you off from trying a jean jacket + jean pants combo. One rule that seems to persist is that […]

Star of the Stage: Nick Silverio (W’18) →  December 9, 2016

ick Silverio has already lived a dozen lives by the ripe old age of 21. He has been a dancer, a model, a salesman, a financial analyst, and most importantly, a student. However, his passion has always been dancing. Starting young, he enrolled in a jazz studio in his home in Central Massachusetts. At 13, […]

IMHO: Black is the new black →  December 8, 2016

o say that I love black would be an understatement.  I own exactly two colored garments and they are both pajama pants.  So rare are the days when I wear blue denim that comments from friends (and the occasional bold professor) inevitably follow. You don’t do black?  Respect.  But for the lazy among us, black […]

Not Your Mother’s Sequins →  December 7, 2016

hen most people think of sequins, images of pre-teen dance costumes or gaudy 80s formal wear come to mind. But nowadays, sequins are the perfect way to stand out, from unexpected streetwear to glamorous party outfits. Inspired by recent runway looks and street style, here is how to make sequins feel new again. Specifically in […]

Festive Frocks for This Holiday Season →  December 6, 2016

With the holiday season officially upon us, it’s time to restock your wardrobe with dresses fit for any holiday event. From winter formals to dinners with family, here are five new trends that make for the perfect festive frock: Needle & Thread If you’re looking for a more relaxed look for the holidays, embroidered dresses are […]

Polished @ Penn: Faith Cho (C’20) →  December 6, 2016

ummer camps are usually three weeks of fun, new friends, and time away from parents. Penn freshman Faith Cho, however, didn’t have the best experience with camps. In 9th grade, she attended a  program where she had a hard time making friends. Feeling marginalized, she decided it was time for a change: if one positive […]