Fashion

About Olivia’s iconic outfit

Last week, singer-songwriter Olivia Rodrigo visited the White House to deliver a speech encouraging young people to get vaccinated. The 18-year-old received attention not only for her speech but for her perfectly selected outfit.

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Why Plato’s Closet Makes Buying Secondhand Fun and Easy

Fall is coming, which means it is time to revamp your wardrobe. Whether you live in a state that has hot weather or chilly temperatures, you deserve new signature pieces to your clothing collection. With the detriments of fast fashion on the environment and human rights, buying secondhand is becoming increasingly popular and more secondhand stores are expanding. One chain retailer that I highly recommend is Plato’s Closet. With more than 475 North American locations, Plato’s Closet is good for the environment and carries the latest trends.

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Becoming a Ring Person

This year, I learned about the power of jewelry ¬– especially, of keeping a few staple pieces that you wear all the time that can elevate your outfit (and also give you a nice signature look). Necklaces and bracelets are some obvious go-to’s. Earrings can be nice too. But one especially fun and trendy option is a nice collection of rings.

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5 Reasons Why ‘Midi’ is the New ‘Mini’

Throughout my teenage years, I was dedicated to mini dresses. Anything that fell below the knee I deemed boring, unflattering, and out of style. However, the mid-length dress’ recent rise in popularity has led me to have a change of heart. After being gifted a gorgeous green midi dress from sustainable clothing store The Reformation, I have realized that midi dresses might be better than mini ones. Here’s why:

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The Absolute Best Nail Colors

I’ve been painting my own nails for as long as I can remember. Not only does it allow me to avoid spending time and money getting them done professionally, but it allows me to set aside time for myself where I can channel my creative energy into something constructive. I wasn’t always good at it, but over time, I improved, and after years of experimenting, I’ve found a handful of colors that I cannot put down.

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Wary of crisscrossed denim? This is your sign not to be

Jeans and shorts are essential in every closet – they pair well with t-shirts, flannels, button-ups, halter tops; just about anything, to be frank. I myself am a proud owner of skinnies, straight legs, boot cuts, flared, girlfriend, and boyfriend jeans. However, I have been quite wary of the newest trend in jeans: the crisscrossed jeans.

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The future is upcycled: Trends in upcycled clothing

Upcycling clothes is the process of repurposing old, worn-out, or damaged materials into brand new items. Upcycled clothes, also known as repurposed clothing, reused clothing, and recycled clothing, are gaining popularity in the modern fashion business.

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Kim Kardashian’s Label Will Supply Team USA For Olympics

Kim Kardashian announced on social media that her clothing brand, Skims, will be supplying Team USA with undergarments, loungewear, and pajamas for the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics. The womenswear collection features sports bras, shirts, vests, cycle shorts, and high waisted briefs, all printed with American flags, Team USA branding, and the Olympic rings.

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The Return of the Claw Clip

Several 90s trends have made comebacks in 2021, one of which is the claw clip. I was absolutely thrilled when I saw the claw clip reemerge on my Instagram and Tik Tok a few months ago, as these statement clips are the perfect tool for an easy updo. Claw clips are elegant, yet effortless: perfect for summer especially in hot, humid weather.

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Designer Eric Eremita on past, upcoming projects and lucky number 13

Celebrity contractor and designer Eric Eremita, who has previously appeared on more that 70 episodes of home improvement network HGTV’s Love it or List It and Brother vs Brother, has launched his own line of fashion called “THIRTEEN by Eric Eremita,” combining his inventive background and talent in interior design, and innovative building dexterity with his primal love of fashion.

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Goodbye Dainty Jewelry, Hello Chunky Rings for Summer ’21

Chunky rings are on the rise! This fashion trend is one of the latest to take over Instagram, with celebrities such as Dua Lipa, Emma Chamberlain, and Bella Hadid wearing large, colorful rings in their recent posts. The best part? Even the designer versions sported by celebrities are under $100.

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Why the “Cheugy” TikTok Trend is Harmful for Young Women’s Self-Esteem

“Cheugy” is essentially a word used to describe anything that has gone out of style and is embarrassing to wear. My TikTok ‘For You’ page has recently been consumed by videos pointing out clothing items or trends that are now considered “cheugy.”

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