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Fashion in full force at DePaul event

Fashion in full force at DePaul event

Chinyere Ibeh, Contributing Writer

April 22, 2019


Filed under Arts/Life, Fashion

Student brands and boutiques showcased their new seasonal clothes on the runway with the DePaul Fashion Show on Tuesday, April 16. The journey toward this show started during the winter involvement fair, where the DePaul Activities Board and the DePaul Fashion Society essentially met. The Fashion Society had j...

Here, we do drag

Here, we do drag

Julia Hale, Contributing Writer

February 4, 2019


Filed under Arts/Life, Fashion, Lifestyle

Last Friday’s Student Drag Show, hosted by Spectrum DePaul, was filled with unconventional acts. In addition to the amazing femme performers, there were several masc performances and even a more gender-neutral performer in clown makeup. Additionally, there were multiple cisgender drag performances. ...

Will Chicago ever have a seat at the fashion table?

Hailey Hinton, Contributing Writer

November 12, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Fashion

Three Chicago fashion entrepreneurs and two Chicago fashion students say they are frustrated that Chicago has never had a seat at the fashion industry table. That can change, but it will take more money and media coverage, they say. Tony Long, the CEO of FashionBar Chicago, said, “We can be leaders...

Zozosuit ushers in custom-fit fashion

Zozosuit ushers in custom-fit fashion

Mackenzie Born, Contributing Writer

October 22, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Fashion

Ordered clothes online lately that didn’t fit? Start Today Co. Ltd., a company based in Japan, wants to help you change that with a futuristic bodysuit. Claiming that the rigid sizing system in the fashion industry is on the way out, Start Today is hoping to revolutionize the way we buy clothes with the...

Crocs make come-back

Crocs make come-back

Jacqueline Brennan, Contributing Writer

October 8, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Fashion

In 2002 founders Scott Seamans, Lyndon “Duke” Hanson, and George Boedecker Jr., introduced the world to one of the most popular brands of “boat shoes” in history, Crocs. 16 years later expanding their brand to more than the original foam clogs, Crocs are here to make their comeback like so man...

Michael Kors to buy Versace

Michael Kors to buy Versace

Hailey Hinton, Contributing Writer

October 1, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Fashion

Michael Kors is expected to buy Versace for $2.1 billion as stated last week, but questions arise of whether this news will help or hurt the company due to the drastic difference in overall design and target audience of both brands. Irene Pavlidis, a sophomore at DePaul and follower of all things...

Think Pink

Think Pink

Isaac Carrasco, Contributing Writer

May 29, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Fashion

Are you trying to switch up your sense of fashion? Trying to make your wardrobe exude confidence? Try the color pink. To think that pink is solely for girls is clearly outdated, according to this spring and summer’s latest trends. e color pink on men used to signify strength and vigor, but s...

St. Patrick’s Day: These will suit you to a T

St. Patrick’s Day: These will suit you to a T

Brenden Welper, Staff Writer

March 12, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Fashion

There are three things that all Chicagoans encounter on St. Patrick’s Day: intoxicated people, beer and thousands of green t-shirts. Some of these shirts display clever phrases like “Whiskey makes me frisky.”  Others are just plastered with clichés.  You’re bound to see the overused “Kiss...

Style for spring and summer

Style for spring and summer

Ross Greer, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Fashion

As the weather begins its slow turn to warmth there may finally be a chance to rock that new outfit you've been planning out since it started snowing. Now that both New York City and London’s spring and summer fashion weeks have passed, it’s time to figure out how you can work the new styles and tr...

#DPUFW: DePaul Fashion Week

#DPUFW: DePaul Fashion Week

Ashley Fedha

September 18, 2017


Filed under Fashion, Focus

Fashion Week is a yearly event in New York City where various designers, fashion icons, and experts come together to display their work. It is usually mistaken as an event solely designated to A-list celebrities, however particular shows are welcome to anyone at a cost. Read More »...

Spring style must haves

Spring style must haves

Ajee Gray

April 30, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Fashion

From bright colors to shorts, spring is here. Read More »

Cubby fashion around campus

Cubby fashion around campus

Taylor Ashmore

October 31, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Fashion

It’s hard to ignore the overwhelming amount of bright blue Cubs hats that are not only filling DePaul’s campus, but also the entire city of Chicago. World Series fever has spread, and people from all over the United States are rooting for the Cubs to break their 108 year-long drought. Students at DePaul U...

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