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Student work hits the runway at SAIC Fashion Show

Student work hits the runway at SAIC Fashion Show

Savannah Fish

May 10, 2015

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) presented their 81st annual runway show, Fashion 2015 May 8. Sophomores, juniors and seniors created over 200 original garments, shown in an electrifying runway show throughout the day at Millennium Park’s Chase Promenade. Fashion 2015 culminated The Walk, SAIC’s annual benefit, which aims to support...

Spring styles at DePaul and for the season

Spring styles at DePaul and for the season

Lindsay Goldstein

April 12, 2015

Last fall, hundreds of thousands of fashionable people flocked to New York, London, Paris and Milan, all curious to see what designers and brands would be selling in the spring. So many gorgeous pieces and concepts made audiences ooh and aah with delight, and now the time is finally here to shop for a...

DePaul Street Style: Edition #3

DePaul Street Style: Edition #3

Gabriella Lewis

March 12, 2015

With winter coming to a quick close and spring break in the near future many students opt for denim jackets, pant, skirts and even short-eralls! This edition of DePaul Street Style highlights a few ways to rock denim with students favoring colors like black, white, and burgundy. Remember: Denim is spring's...

New York Fashion Week flaunts ‘70s flair

New York Fashion Week flaunts ‘70s flair

Ally Zacek

February 22, 2015

Fashion Week is not for the faint of heart or those with cheap tastes, an apparent trend as New York Fashion Week kicked off. Read More »...

DePaul Street Style: Edition #2

DePaul Street Style: Edition #2

Gabriella Lewis

February 4, 2015

Besides the last few days, the past couple of weeks were unusually warm for late January. Many DePaul students shed their long layers and opted for their not-so-heavy-duty springtime clothes instead. Read More »...

DePaul street style: Edition #1

DePaul street style: Edition #1

Gabriella Lewis

January 21, 2015

[slideshow_deploy id='8565'] Now that class is back in session and temperatures are often in the single-digits, it’s understandable that most students are bundled up. While earth tones and gray scale seem to be two of the more popular color trends for winter apparel here at DePaul, most students...

Fall into fashion: Revamp your wardrobe for cooler weather

Fall into fashion: Revamp your wardrobe for cooler weather

Colin Sallee

October 19, 2014

As the seasons change in Chicago, our wardrobes must follow suit. No longer will students step out from their apartments in low-cut sneakers, plaid shorts and fitted T-shirts. It’s time to break out the sweaters, jeans, scarves and heavy coats, because winter will soon be nipping at our noses.  These...

Commentary: Elle Magazine’s Timberland trend creates controversy

Commentary: Elle Magazine’s Timberland trend creates controversy

Vanessa Bell

October 12, 2014

Fashion trends come and go as frequently as the weather changes.  One thing that remains consistent in the industry is that most trends repeat themselves. However, Elle magazine’s most recent blast from the past landed them in hot water on social media. On Oct. 7, the magazine tweeted, “Are ...

Socks and sandals are fouling up fashion show runways

Socks and sandals are fouling up fashion show runways

Courtney Jacquin

June 2, 2014

Rules were made to be broken, especially in fashion. Only wear white between Memorial Day and Labor Day? No way. Don’t mix black and brown? Please. But some rules are non-negotiables. These fashion guidelines have been put in place to protect poor, innocent bystanders from the most heinous of loo...

Seasonal disorder: When weather becomes unpredictable, so do fashion trends

Courtney Jacquin

May 27, 2014

April in Chicago: it could be winter, it could be summer. It could be one of the magical five days of spring the Midwest gets each year. It’s probably 50 degrees and raining. But on any given afternoon in the confusing months between a Polar Vortex and heat index warnings, the fashion is as confused...

Suit up: Top Chicago tailors

Raya Sacco

May 19, 2014

Are you a guy that likes custom detailing, one-of-a-kind buttons and colorful, patterned linings? In 2005, Nicolas Joseph launched Nicolas Joseph Custom Suits, a custom clothing business that specializes in custom suits, shirts, coats and polos. “We work with the customer and walk them throughout the st...

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