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Fashion inspires Halloween costumes

Fashion inspires Halloween costumes

By Lauren Craddock, Staff Writer

October 29, 2014


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

As Halloween approaches, high fashion costumes are proving themselves as easy to create and fun to wear.

Destress with at-home spa treatments

Destress with at-home spa treatments

By Lauren Craddock, Contributing Writer

October 15, 2014


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

With New York Spa Week taking over the final weeks of October, proper pampering for the crafty New Yorker on a student budget means DIY facials, pedicures and all-around relaxation regimes. Treating yourself and turning your home into a miniature spa is an easy alternative to purchasing high-priced, upscale salon packages.

Dina Simao Spring/Summer 2015

By Lauren Craddock, Contributing Writer

September 9, 2014


Filed under Fashion Week

As the music changed from urban upbeat modern tastes to the beats of Angola and the lights came up to a plain white runway, Dina Simao, in true Dina Simao fashion, entered the room with utter confidence accompanied by two male models to open her collection. Sitting atop a zebra print stool, she watched...

Lucrecia Moreira Spring/Summer 2015

By Lauren Craddock, Contributing Writer

September 9, 2014


Filed under Fashion Week

In the world of fashion, buttons serve multiple purposes – one being to fasten two pieces of fabric together or, in a more creative approach, to add a small element of design to a piece. Lucrecia Moreira went outside of the rules of the button to create a top completely out of white buttons of various...

Feelo’je Spring/Summer 2015

By Lauren Craddock, Contributing Writer

September 9, 2014


Filed under Fashion Week

As the Feelo’je Collection took place, the music created an islander vibe composing the heritage of the Anguillan designer and the style of the swimwear collection itself. The Feelo’je collection was complete with bikinis, monokinis and one-piece suits that criss-crossed in every direction. The...