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Fashion Week comes to the Big Apple

By Deirdre Cedrone

September 11, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Fashion

There are only a few times throughout the year when the fashion industry displays its core essence and since Thursday, one of the fashion world’s most significant showcases has been doing just that. New York Fashion Week...

Five spring essentials that should be in every man’s closet

By Ryan Ford

March 28, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Fashion, Lifestyle

It is that time of year when the days get longer and the sleeves get shorter. Yes, it is springtime. Although there are still lingering patches of snow, the ground is starting to thaw. Have no fear: here are five essentials to help put...

Spring 2013 fashion trends

By Alexa Hoyle

March 22, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living Blogs, Blogs

Finally spring is approaching and we can shed our coats and boots for clothing items that are a little lighter. There are a lot of spring trends that are pretty typical: pastels, florals, clean whites. But every season some new...

Fashion Trends for 2013

By Steph Cann

February 7, 2013

Filed under Archives, Arts & Living, Fashion

Although the warm weather of spring may feel like a faint fantasy, fashion trends for spring 2013 are already here and waiting. There are plenty of new styles to pick and choose from for this up-and-coming season, as well as a nu...

How to switch up your wardrobe for the new year

By Stephen Margelony-Lajoie

January 24, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Fashion

Everyone wants to start off the new year looking good, and end the new year looking better. They want to hit the perfect weight, where they look skinny, but not deathly ill. However, reaching the perfect weight is hard, and sweets are ...

Chang’s fashions turn heads

By Conor Murphy

November 28, 2012

Filed under Arts & Living, Fashion

It is hard not to notice Jeffrey Chang as he makes his way to class in his usual skinny jeans, fur and beloved 6-inch studded Jeffrey Campbell platform boots, adding a jolt of high fashion to the University of Massachusetts campus. It w...

In-Store or Online: A Shopping Guide

By Ashley Beam

November 27, 2012

Filed under Arts & Living, Lifestyle

As the winter season begins, so does the infamous holiday shopping frenzy. While in the past customers had to wait hours in line and fight amongst crowds in their favorite stores, the rise of technology has lead to the increase in online shopping. Which mode of shopping you choose depends on your pre...

Ten essentials for an alternative style

By Emily Brightman

November 20, 2012

Filed under Arts & Living, Fashion

In a world where individualism prevails, the last thing you want to do is conform stylistically. Getting an edge in life begins with making a statement with what you wear. If you never considered yourself a trendsetter, here are a few suggestions to break away from the mainstream fas...

Best dressed television character

By Jennifer Schreer

November 8, 2012

Filed under Arts & Living, Culture, Fashion, Movies, Television

We all have those go-to television shows that we just can’t get enough of. Sometimes it’s for the storyline, the insanely good-looking cast or just as a guilty pleasure. But what about the fashion? Some characters just stick out among the rest as...

‘Lesbian chic’ reduces sexual identity to fashion trend

By Allie Connell

November 7, 2012

Filed under Columns, Opinion

According to, “lesbian chic” is in vogue right now. By making lesbianism a fashion statement of wearing Doc Martens and having a pixie cut, it is reducing the choice of sexuality to a passing fad. In reviewing “lesbian...

Sock It to ‘Em

By Ryan Ford

October 30, 2012

Filed under Arts & Living, Fashion

Dressing well is all about the details – the way a scarf is knotted, the crispness of a sliver of white pocket square and the striped contrast of a sock against a selvedge jean. Attention to detail is what sets men apart ...

Video slideshow: Fall apparel

By Ashley Beam

October 23, 2012

Filed under Arts Multimedia, Arts Videos, Web-Exclusive

Ashley Beam displays the latest fall fashion trends.   Fall Fashion on Campus from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....