Category Archives: Fashion

The Significance of Androgynous Clothing in Luxury Fashion

When the former creative director at Saint Laurent, Hedi Slimane, titled his 2013 spring summer menswear campaign “The Saint Laurent Boy is a Girl”, he sparked controversy and debate that continues to burn in the fashion community to this day.  Slimane’s campaign was centered around Saskia de Brauw, a female model that Slimane dressed in […]

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The Imminent Death of Skinny Jeans and How to Deal

It’s been a full decade since skinny jeans took hold of the market – likely since the time you were beginning to form an actual fashion sense if you’re in college now – and they still have an obvious grip on most peoples’ wardrobes. Look around at the bar, or in class, and odds are […]

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Out With the Old, In With the New

Out With the Old, In With the New

Let us give thanks for lace chokers, sheer body con dresses, ripped jeans (that could easily be classified as see through stockings) and our favorite accessory of all: the thigh-high boot that can give every girl a little “uff” to her strut. It is inevitable that with the glams of fashion, there are some trends […]

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How to Get Over a Style Rut

How to Get Over a Style Rut

Fashion at its best will always be playful, inventive and fun. Throwing together an outfit from scratch that makes you feel and look cool can serve as an escape, a creative outlet, and it can even boost your confidence. So when the dreaded morning comes and you find yourself staring at a closet full of […]

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Dos and Don’ts of College Fashion

Dos and Don’ts of College Fashion

The University of Illinois is known for its world renowned engineering program, a top school for accounting, an immense student body, and fantastic greek life. It is also known for being a party school (complete shocker, I know). So, despite wearing sweatpants and a baggy sweatshirt to class every day, I like to consider myself to […]

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High Fashion on a College Budget

High Fashion on a College Budget

With the holidays quickly approaching, an unfortunate aspect about this time of year is that our wallets and bank accounts are seriously suffering from the post-winter shopping season. Getting everyone gifts can be a difficult feat, especially for the fashion lover. Style is unique because everyone’s take on it varies, but many trendy individuals look […]

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