Tag: Fashion

18 Podcasts to Listen to on the Go

I have been wanting to do this for awhile, but my list keeps multiplying. I have become a true podcast-er, if there is such a title. On my long drives to work, on the nights where I can’t sleep and when I need a moment to hear other’s voices besides my own, podcasts are my go-to. I’ve realized a few…

Fashion FAQ: Why are Magazine Photos so Strange?

The other day I was sitting at the dinner table while my mom was reading through this month’s issue of Glamour magazine. She stopped at a photo shoot spread with Jaden Smith and model/actor, Jasmine Sanders wearing extremely over-sized clothing with loud, mix-matched prints. She stared at it and said “interesting…” with a sarcastic tone. I snapped back and asked…

10 Reasons the Devil Wears Prada is the Best Fashion Film

Happy 10 year anniversary Devil Wears Prada! I thought it would be fitting to celebrate by highlighting the reasons why this movie really is a fashion girl’s favorite. I also want to clarify when I say film I mean movie played in theaters and bought in stores, this by all means doesn’t mean the Devil Wears Prada is the best…

A Working Girl’s Guide to Conquering Business Casual

I would say business casual is an oxymoron. You have the word business which implies professionalism, being proper, and conservative. Then, there’s the word, casual meaning laid back, chill, and requiring little effort. Now how am I supposed to combine these two opposites into an outfit, you ask. Good question. You can’t be cautious and dress more business-formal because it…

6 Summer Trends that will Improve your Style Game

Oh trends, some people love the word, some people stay away from it. You hear the word trendy and classic meaning two different things and describing two different types of people. I would like to consider myself a classic dresser, steering away from a lot of the fast moving micro trends (I’ll get to that word in a minute), but…

7 of the best books to put in your apartment coffee table AND styling inspiration

“A bookshelf is as particular to its owner as are his or her clothes; a personality is stamped on a library just as a shoe is shaped by the foot.” ― Alan Bennett Although I am still living in a dorm (I know the college life is hard-knock), I often fantasize how I would decorate my potentially luxurious apartment. You…

The Best Advice I EVER Received: Jan Strimple

I have had many fabulous encounters with fashion show producer and Dallas socialite, Jan Strimple. Her vibrant red hair and genuine smile are a spotlight for the beautiful image she portrays as a person, leader and brand. She has her own company, Jan Strimple Productions where she produces, plans and hosts fashion shows and events all in the DFW area.…

The Most Frequent Question Asked About Fashion Shows

For as long as I have been interested in fashion this is the question that always comes up. “So who actually wears the clothes from the fashion shows??” This question comes from family, friends, acquaintances, pretty much anyone that I have said I want to work in fashion to. I have decided this question has been unanswered long enough, along…

7 Fashion Campaign Favorites for Fall 2015

For all you fashion fans, I’m sure you know September and March reign supreme when it comes to magazines and fashion week. This September I wanted to really highlight the fashions and designer brands that have been so popular and influential throughout these past few years. With the help of my newly delivered and rather ginormous Vogue Magazine I have…

12 Times Alexa Chung Taught Us How to Dress

Alexa Chung is one I believe will always be a fashion icon. Everything she wears is demonstrated with prep and a seemingly cool style. Furthermore, I chose to reveal the best of her outfit phenomenons, while stating how we too, as low budget college students can mimic her revered fashion approach. 1. The mixing of patterns is easier said than…