How to create a unique wardrobe
Mar10

How to create a unique wardrobe

Don’t overspend at thrift stores Sometimes we can be enthralled by the mediocre because it is surrounded by the totally uninteresting. Something that works is not the same as something that you will wear regularly. Don’t get overly excited, because those “cheap” finds can add up really quickly. My general rule of thumb for thrifting is that I only buy something if I’ll wear it once for every dollar it costs. If I want that ten-dollar...

Bad haircuts are a part of growing up Your sense of self is constantly evolving, the same should apply for your sense of style
Mar10

Bad haircuts are a part of growing up Your sense of self is constantly evolving, the same should apply for your sense of style

By: Sasha Dhesi How many bad haircuts have you gone through before you settled on the one you currently have? If you’re anything like me, your hairstyle choice reflected something about you as you grew out of adolescence into this awkward post-child/pre-adult purgatory. The way in which we present ourselves can say a lot about who we are, after all. I distinctly remember my first truly awful haircut. It was 2010. I had turned 13 a few...

These boots were made for talking Studies show that the shoes you wear are pretty indicative of your personality. Take a look at this list to find your sole mate
Mar03

These boots were made for talking Studies show that the shoes you wear are pretty indicative of your personality. Take a look at this list to find your sole mate

By: Mitali Chaudhary and Christina Ugge Athletic sneakers vs. canvas shoes Are athletic sneakers your thing? If so, comfort for you is obviously key. You care more about keeping your feet snug, as you choose to not jam them into a pair of strappy, pointy little heels. You might be sporty, laid back and you definitely don’t mind a little bit of travelling and exploring. Unlike your other friends, you don’t have to worry about blisters,...

Four outfits for four kinds of dates Lifestyle breaks down how to rock a trendy and hot outfit for any kind of Valentine’s Day date you have planned
Feb11

Four outfits for four kinds of dates Lifestyle breaks down how to rock a trendy and hot outfit for any kind of Valentine’s Day date you have planned

  The bar you’ve never heard of date So you’re going out with a cool cat, eh? But you’re feeling a little scared that they’re going to find out that you have a tendency to talk to your cats for too long and you have an active relationship with the cast of New Girl? Well, first, tell them all of that because you sound like a dream. Second, dare to show them that cat lovers and New Girl diehards are cool too. What screams “I deserve to...

Not yours to fetishize A personal essay on the appropriation and fetishization of Asian culture in North American society
Jan14

Not yours to fetishize A personal essay on the appropriation and fetishization of Asian culture in North American society

I’ve noticed a startling trend on Instagram recently. My blonde-haired, blue-eyed white friend began posting selfies of herself with a Sailor Moon necklace, Hello Kitty stationary and various other Asian artifacts from my childhood. While it goes without question that interests and hobbies transcend race, what alarmed me were the comments under these photos. Friends of all races and ethnicities commented about how “cute,” “cultured”...

Drake’s style evolution The many shades of Drake that the 6 god himself has blessed us with through the years
Nov19

Drake’s style evolution The many shades of Drake that the 6 god himself has blessed us with through the years

Take a moment to reflect on a time in your youth where you were unsure of your identity. If you were anything like the rest of us, you’ve probably made some bad calls re: what you wore. It’s okay. We’ve all had dark times. When one is not yet comfortable in their own skin, they’re more susceptible to the toxic influence of trends, or what everyone else around them is wearing. Remember spending $70 on that moose-adorned, Abercrombie...