Store profile: Legacy boutique

As winter arrives, we naturally start to transition our wardrobes from vibrant summer colors to ethereal black hues. Sometimes it can be difficult to find trendy and classy clothing pieces for a reasonable price. Located on the corner of 40th Street and Lancaster Avenue, a few blocks from Drexel University,… Continued

Five ways to conquer winter static

Forget the whistle of below-freezing winds, the sound of teeth chattering and premature holiday songs, I know that winter is coming when I start hearing crackles of static coming from my head. From my hair, to my sweaters, all the way down to my warm pink fuzzy socks, static is… Continued

Winter staple: The turtleneck

As the temperature begins to drop, many of us are starting to prepare our wardrobes for the harsh winter. In order to stay warm during this season, staples that are guaranteed to keep you warm include a long wool coat, a puffer jacket, a fleece jacket, a blanket scarf and… Continued

Students show work at Urban Outfitters

  Urban Outfitters wrapped up its College Marketplace event at its store on The University of Pennsylvania’s campus Oct. 24. Throughout the month of October, Urban Outfitters welcomed local students at 10 different campus store locations to showcase their work to the community. This event gave them an opportunity to… Continued

In Her Bag

Madi Dare, a junior in design and merchandising, never leaves her apartment without these must-haves that get her through the day! Banana Republic bag: “I like it because it was my grandma’s but it was brand new. It’s functional, diverse, and stylish.” A planner that keeps track of her life,… Continued

Street Style

Sara Martone, freshman, psychology major Wearing: Goodwill sweater, Urban Outfitters pants, Goodwill shoes Q: What is your thought process when picking your outfit each morning? Sara Martone: I usually try to dress for the weather and hope for the best. Q: What’s your favorite store to shop at? SM: Goodwill,… Continued

Fashion tech startup: Colabination

Starting a new business is intimidating for any new entrepreneur, let alone a new fashion designer. Colabination’s founder Scott Latham’s passion for fashion has allowed him to be close to the problem that new designers are facing today. He noted that, “the relationship between designers and customers is underutilized in… Continued

Life and legacy of Oscar de la Renta

On Oct. 20, legendary Dominican designer Oscar de la Renta passed away at the age of 82. Based in the United States, the designer died after a battle with cancer at his estate in Kent, Connecticut. De la Renta was mostly known for bringing the worlds of high society and… Continued

DIY: Choker

Take one look around, and there is no denying that the ’90s are back! From the ever-popular crop top, jelly shoes and halter, a selective few of the decade old fads are making a big return to the fashion world. Based on a quick glimpse of my Etsy shopping cart,… Continued

DIY: Phone Case

When it comes to personalizing electronic gadgets, the clear phone case is my best friend. Not only because it is relatively inexpensive, but also because it is extremely versatile when it comes to easy and painless do-it-yourself projects. In this tutorial, we will be creating a pressed flower phone case.… Continued