What I Learned After a Summer Working in Retail

This summer I worked as a brand associate at Athleta, a women’s workout, yoga and athleisure brand, owned by Gap Inc.  While I never imagined myself working as a sales associate, and although it wasn’t the glamourous New York City internship I had envisioned, I feel as though I walked away with an invaluable experience.  I truly believe at some point in life everyone should … Continue reading What I Learned After a Summer Working in Retail

Reusable Face Masks to Instantly Upgrade Your Outfit

Phone? Check. Wallet? Check. Car Keys? Check. Face Mask? Check.  When getting ready to leave the house, a new essential has been added to everyone’s checklists. Within the past few months, our daily routines have had to shift dramatically due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. The sterile, blue face masks seemingly worn only by doctors and dentists flew off the shelves and became … Continue reading Reusable Face Masks to Instantly Upgrade Your Outfit

From Collages to Career: How Corey Paige Turned Her Designs into a Business

It’s safe to say that we have all doodled in our notebooks before, whether it was during a particularly boring class or just filling time at home. By now, a lot of us have mastered drawing our name in bubble letters and perfecting a smiley face, but have you ever seen your doodles come to life?  Corey Paige has.  It all started with some poster … Continue reading From Collages to Career: How Corey Paige Turned Her Designs into a Business

Bandanas: The Trend that Keeps on Coming Back

With COVID-19 on the rise across America, my summer routine has looked much different than I thought it would. Instead of getting ready to go out and catch up with hometown friends, I’m sticking to sweats and barely leaving the house— the fridge being as far as I’ll go.  Yet, when I do decide to leave my house to run essential errands, I’ve noticed the … Continue reading Bandanas: The Trend that Keeps on Coming Back

Reinvent Your Style with These Thrifting Tips

Compliment me on any outfit and I am sure to excitedly tell you exactly where I got the items and for what cost. There’s a certain pride that comes from finding cute clothes at a thrift store, and I am vocal about this. It’s validation that my patience and numerous trips have paid off.  In recent years, thrift stores have entered the mainstream, popularized as … Continue reading Reinvent Your Style with These Thrifting Tips

2000’s Trends Making a Comeback in Summer 2020

You know how it goes… “what’s old is new again.”   If the best part of your childhood was helping your mom clean out her closet in the hopes of finding her old Levi’s or a distressed college hoodie- and wearing those items nonstop- that was your first glance into the art of bringing old styles back years later. We’ve seen this cycle countless times. Something … Continue reading 2000’s Trends Making a Comeback in Summer 2020

Streetwear: The Style that Proves Comfort and Self-Expression are not Mutually Exclusive

Right now on GOAT, there is a pair of sneakers that retailed for $140 with a current auction tag of $97,584. Any search through websites like GOAT, StockX and Grailed will display streetwear pieces being sold for hundreds, if not thousands, more than their release prices. Why? Because the items are culturally rich, exclusive and just plain cool. Streetwear is more than just a style … Continue reading Streetwear: The Style that Proves Comfort and Self-Expression are not Mutually Exclusive

#PayUp: The Hashtag that is Transforming the Fashion Industry

If you haven’t already heard, there’s a fashion revolution on the rise. You may have seen the #PayUp hashtag circulating around the internet recently. But what exactly is this movement, and why should I care?  The #PayUp movement surfaced in late March 2020 after Remake, a fashion advocacy organization founded by Ayesha Barenblat, launched the campaign via Instagram. Ever since its creation, the hashtag has … Continue reading #PayUp: The Hashtag that is Transforming the Fashion Industry

Five Shops Where Petite Women Can Find Their Perfect Fit

As I come close to starting my junior year of college, I’ve recognized a pattern that has stayed consistent throughout my entire educational experience so far. As I run across campus to catch up with friends and stand on my tiptoes to reach books at the library, I’ve accepted the fact that I am one of the smallest, most petite students in my classroom.  Measuring … Continue reading Five Shops Where Petite Women Can Find Their Perfect Fit

How Remi Lubcher Snipped and Styled Custom College Wear into a Career

When the fashion industry was lacking in creative college apparel, Remi Lubcher responded by building Snipped and Styled, one of the original college tailgate and everyday wear brands that have inspired a new trend for students. Snipped and Styled features cut up and redesigned shirts, joggers, sweatshirts and bandeaus that have transformed the way millennial and Gen Z students represent their campuses. Each piece is … Continue reading How Remi Lubcher Snipped and Styled Custom College Wear into a Career