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Kalyxa Roman  |  kalyxa@wharton.upenn.edu  |  10 posts



Tips on Creating the Perfect Wardrobe

Tips on Creating the Perfect Wardrobe

→  June 12, 2017 0

ot to worry, this is not going to be another post about items your wardrobe must have. No wardrobe essentials here. Just a couple of tips you may want to keep in mind when building your wardrobe so that it truly feels like your safe space. Because, let’s face it, for anybody who loves fashion, […]

The Big Question: Can Fashion be Sustainable?

The Big Question: Can Fashion be Sustainable?

→  June 8, 2017 0

et’s face it: the fashion industry is super powerful. It affects every single one of us. As long as you wear clothes you are involved in the industry. I always feel like Meryl Streep and her infamous speech in The Devil Wears Prada when I make this argument — “Okay, I see. You think this […]

BTS: Thierry Mugler

BTS: Thierry Mugler

→  April 14, 2017 0

s another installment of Behind the Show, I’d like to explore Thierry Mugler’s Autumn 2017 collection. As this semester’s theme of The WALK is The Blue Issue, it’s a fitting choice, since Mugler’s collection is dripping with blue. Thierry Mugler is actually not currently the head designer of the brand. David Koma was appointed creative […]

How to be Trendy Without Being Mainstream

How to be Trendy Without Being Mainstream

→  March 24, 2017 0

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 […]

BTS: Christopher Kane

BTS: Christopher Kane

→  March 17, 2017 0

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 […]

4 Times Michelle Obama Looked Like Literal Art

4 Times Michelle Obama Looked Like Literal Art

→  March 6, 2017 0

f you don’t live under a rock, then you know that today’s political atmosphere is buzzing like never before. Not only has this past election been one of the most controversial, but it has also been one of the most broadcast. Social media is at its peak, and that means it’s played a huge role […]

Inside the Brain of a Fashion Lover

Inside the Brain of a Fashion Lover

→  January 12, 2017 0

s a fashion lover myself, I can speak from experience when I say that your brain operates a bit differently from normal folks if you have a particular interest in clothing. It never became clear to me until a few years ago, but fashion occupies a different space in my head than it does in […]

The Real Way to Watch a Fashion Show

The Real Way to Watch a Fashion Show

→  November 23, 2016 0

Chances are that 50% of the reason you go to a fashion show is to dress up. The other 50% is simply to see what other people are wearing (including the models on the runway). Fashion shows are fun and glamorous, and a perfect event to go to if you’re looking to be creatively and […]

Inside the Blog: The Blonde Salad

Inside the Blog: The Blonde Salad

→  November 15, 2016 0

nother edition of Inside the Blog awaits, with featured blog The Blonde Salad. Most of you may know the face behind the blog more than the blog itself – Chiara Ferragni. Chiara is an international fashion icon, hailing from Italy and making significant impact in Europe and America. Similar to the previously featured Leandra Medine […]

Inside the Blog: Man Repeller

Inside the Blog: Man Repeller

→  October 6, 2016 0

  ashion bloggers have become their own pocket of the fashion industry. Blogging operates as a career in and of itself. This is similar to how modeling has become a full-time job — Instagram has allowed models to extend their face time beyond the runway. They market their looks, their style and their lifestyle. Just […]