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Miu Miu's Impact on Body Image

Paris Fashion Week always gives us unforgettable looks, runways, and garments. Pieces that have made history like the Chanel itsy bitsy bikini that Stella Tennant wore in their 1995 show. This year one show stood out to me in particular, the Miu Miu Spring 2022 Ready-To-Wear.

I’M TIRED OF SEEING YOUR SHEIN HAULS

If you’re like me and like to watch fashion TikToks from analysis videos to trend
forecasting, then you have definitely seen the viral trend of spending an immense
amount of money (think $800 +) on fast fashion hauls for our viewing pleasure. But what confuses me is that I thought we were on the road to kill fast fashion?

Beauty Summit: A Conversation with Rachel Rigler

Rachel Rigler, a fellow SCAD student Beauty and fragrance major, has found great success as a TikTok influencer, having the opportunity to work with her favorite brands, discover new brands and gain a following. She spoke at the TikTok and Beauty panel at the Beauty Summit, and I had the pleasure of sitting down with her after gaining an inside look at her experiences.

The Ghost of Barneys Past: NYC’s Newest Spirit Halloween Location

It’s a crisp October day. There’s an autumnal aura in the air as fashion lovers take a walk down Seventh Avenue in the heart of Manhattan, past the gaping void that was once the notorious department store, Barneys New York. However, this time, it looks different. Is that an orange sign hanging from the scaffolding?

Beauty Summit: Men in Beauty

On Wednesday, September the 29th SCAD held a Beauty Summit that spanned many important conversations about the beauty industry. A recurring theme was Men in Beauty. Many influential men from differing sides of the industry were interviewed and had insightful opinions about where men fit in beauty.

The Cartoon Democratization of Balenciaga

"Since he was appointed the Creative Director at Balenciaga in 2015, Demna Gvasalia has become a trailblazer bringing streetwear to high fashion. Balenciaga has set a precedent in sending semi-functional oddities down the runway from outrageously large sneakers to sweatshirts that sell for four figures."

The Fate of Faux Freckles

“The days of putting on a full face of foundation to cover freckles and birthmarks are no more. From getting freckles tattooed to a whole brand founded around the art of freckles, this new beauty trend is hard to miss.“

The Category is: Freedom in Opulence

Another year marks yet another MET Gala leaving a trail of memorable fashion in its wake. With the gala’s cancellation in 2020, it is only natural that this was one of the most anticipated red carpet events post-quarantine.

Dear LVMH, Please Hire Me

The world’s biggest luxury conglomerate is looking to hire YOU. Well, maybe. The French corporation announced last week that they plan on hiring 25,000 people under the age of 30 by the end of 2022. Yes. You read that correctly 25,000. What is being called a hiring “spree,” the corporation hopes to find the best and brightest for the future of LVMH.

Confessions of a Shopaholic: I am a Chronic Returner

It’s another sweltering summer day in the city of New York. I worked all day— assessing various new designer collections, as well as making equally as enticing Excel spreadsheets.

And yes, I love designer fashion. But I am not a Rebecca. I am worse. I am a returner.

Behind the Scenes of Tibi Summer 2021 with Founder Amy Smilovic

Amy Smilovic and husband Frank made the move from New York City to Hong Kong in 1997, finding themselves inspired by breaking free from American fashion norms and the fearless approach the city brought to the fashion world. From this, Tibi was born.

Confessions of a Makeup Artist with Dusten Perry

I’ve always wondered what life is like for beauty influencers to receive or packages, film, and edit youtube videos.

Is the VS Collective the bare minimum?

"Ever since I've been a teenager,
I've been haunted by Angels."

Importance of Beauty in the LGBTQIA+ Community

Beauty is a way for so many to express themselves and allows them to be their true self. As an industry and an artform, beauty can be skincare, makeup, hair care and wellness. I love how beauty allows people a way to find themselves, which made me interested in the impact beauty has on different communities. I had the pleasure of interviewing 4 current SCAD students who identify as a part of the LGBTQIA+ community.

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