Designers on the Rise: Max Gengos June 7, 2017

orn into a family that worked in the fine jewelry industry, Max Gengos is no stranger to the concept of luxury. From flying to shows with his parents to viewing diamonds on display, Gengos developed an eye for quality, craftsmanship, and elegant design. With a strong Greek heritage, this designer constantly references Greek influences on […]



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Not Branded by Labels: How to Find Your Own Personal Style June 5, 2017

eing an FGLI student (First Generation/Low Income) can be difficult when finding your own style.Having a college budget on top of not having a lot starting off with can be difficult when coming to a college campus. When people think about their own personal style, the first thing that comes to mind is what brands […]



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Connor Wright (C’20) Designs Maybelline’s NYFW Mural Using Lipstick Labels June 3, 2017

onnor Wright has definitely done something wright. Penn freshman, Connor Wright, has been talked about on campus since he stepped on campus, and highlighted in the DP for his exquisite, meticulous, and revolutionary artwork. What started as a budding passion for drawing quickly turned into a mural-making magic show; one that has gotten attention from prominent figures […]



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The Vintage Guide to Beachwear June 2, 2017

here’s nothing better than going to the beach and feeling confident – though it’s much easier said than done. For a lesson in body confidence, look no further than the 1950′s beach babes. Continue reading for four ways to channel your inner vintage vixen. High-Waisted For those of us with less than six-pack abs, meet your […]



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Transition Your Winter Wardrobe to Spring & Summer Street-Style May 28, 2017

The weather is changing, and it’s time to switch up your outfits, too! Here’s how to style your outfits for those warm spring days (and even warmer summer ones). 1. Slowly start to work in floral pieces and lighter colors Photo Inspiration: A lightweight, floral-pattern sundress under a warm winter sweater. Pair the outfit with […]



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How the Founders of StyleLikeU Are Lighting Up the Fashion World May 26, 2017

ight years ago, a woman working in the fashion industry was dissatisfied with what she saw: conformity, and a lack of originality, had stagnated a once inspiring industry. Eight years ago, her daughter was dissatisfied in college, with body image issues wracking her self-esteem and mental health. Mutual dissatisfaction drove these two women to do […]



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Comfort or Style? Airport Fashion Explained May 26, 2017

his has happened to everyone. You get your baggage ready, remember all the essentials, freak out about leaving something behind, and then leave for the airport. However, we have all spent time thinking if we should put effort into our clothing for the airport or if we should just abandon all style we have for […]



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Blue is the Unofficial Color of the 2017 Met Gala May 3, 2017

What was the Met Gala’s theme again?   t was hard to tell at first sight, but the theme of this year’s Met Gala was an homage to Comme des Garçons’ Rei Kawakubo, even though it seems that the color blue could have been the theme instead, with no less than 14 celebrities dressed in the color […]



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Mountain Style May 1, 2017

Athleisure  When you reside in Colorado, having an appreciation for the outdoors is almost a requirement. Athleisure is one of the main looks turned to because of its duality of being both practical and now fashionable. Leggings and a jacket take you straight from the trails to dinner. Make your look more unique by opting […]



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Feeling Blue: A Photo Series April 30, 2017

erhaps the only word in the English language that denotes both a color and an emotion, blue is clearly unique. But the common phrase “feeling blue” merely scratches the surface of the feelings that the color is capable of communicating. With the help of models Amy Juang (C’20), Rose Kong (C’19), Tong Pow (C’19), Teresa […]



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