Fashionistas Play Dress-Up This Season in Gatsby-Inspired Clothes

This season, fashion trends inspired by the lush, enchanting silhouettes and textiles of the 1920s are encouraging fashionistas to play dress up. Nothing is more fun that borrowing styles from an iconic period in American history, and many fashion designers have taken cues from the wildly popular cinematic remake of The Great Gatsby. Recently, there […]

Vice Magazine’s Fashion Photography Faux Pas

Sometimes fashion photographers take extreme risks by combining editorial garments with controversial scenarios in order to capture the most provocative shot. When done right, the payoff is huge, and the image is not only beautiful, but also evokes intense emotion in its viewers. A recent editorial fashion spread in Vice Magazine definitely evoked intense emotion […]

Fashion Designers and the Muses Who Love Them

One of the best ways for fashion designers to advertise their garments is for high profile celebrities and socialites to be seen wearing them. While ad campaigns featuring designer clothing have a prominent space in fashion magazines, seeing real-life women styled in designer clothes might just be the best form of publicity a designer could […]

Goddess Braids, Messy Buns, and Tousled Beach Hair: This Summer’s Best Looks for Your Locks

Whether you live seaside, or are landlocked in a Midwestern town, summertime is all about taking it easy, a trend which can definitely translate to your hair. All over the country, humidity is bound to soon take hold, so quit battling with your hair products and blow dryer, and instead, take advantage of the heat […]

On Purses and Policies: The Disadvantages to Women’s Clothing in Politics

Within what felt like moments after Barrack Obama’s 2008 Presidential Victory, his female counterpart, wife and First Lady Michelle Obama, was on the covers of countless publications. Were these magazines dying to interview our First Lady about her political opinions? Her great plans for creating change and being a role model? Some were, but one […]

Not Just Any Old Collaboration: A Match Made With Moda Operandi and Any Old Iron

What happens when you combine acclaimed online fashion retailer Moda Operandi with British music and street style-inspired menswear brand Any Old Iron? You get the best contemporary punk fashions right at your fingertips. Moda Operandi is known for its beautifully curated collection of designer clothing; the online boutique’s attention to detail and ability to deliver […]

In Defense of the “Canadian Tuxedo”

In the 1950s, Hollywood film stars like James Dean made wearing denim look impossibly cool. Major denim labels like Wrangler, Levi Strauss, and Lee gained immense popularity towards the end of late twentieth century with younger wearers and deeply impacted the fashion industry. Enter Brooke Shields’ infamous denim advertisement for Calvin Klein in 1980, and […]