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Student fashion designer finds success

Student fashion designer finds success

Kelsey Holmberg, Staff Reporter
April 8
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Style, Top Stories

“Do what you love” is a piece of advice young people hear often. We are each faced with the challenge of finding a passion to pursue—something that we enjoy and can make a career out of. But for some, it is no challenge at all. A friend and fellow first-year student, Esther Otasanya, recently sat...

Style spotlight: Heather Hahn

Allison Duchin, Staff Reporter
March 27
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Style

Before going to Los Angeles and becoming a celebrity stylist and renowned fashion blogger, Heather Hahn was a member of the Cleveland community. Growing up in Westlake, Ohio, Hahn felt her creative outlet was fostered through fashion by being surrounded by a community of people and friends that held...

From fashion week to Cleveland streets

From fashion week to Cleveland streets

Janet Lanman, Staff Reporter
March 20
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Style

Fashion weeks in New York, London, Milan and Paris have just wrapped up, leaving the fashion world buzzing about the latest trends amongst designers. While these are previews of what is to come in fall, fashion is refreshed for this spring season, particularly now that students are back from break and...

The style of working out

Janet Lanman, Staff Reporter
February 27
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Style

This week, I visited Wyant Athletic Center for more than just a quick sweat session. I approached unsuspecting students to ask about their gym attire and its impact on a fulfilling workout. Regardless of clothing choices, students agreed their choices were dictated by comfort more than anything else. Students...

Thanksgiving Style Essentials

Thanksgiving Style Essentials

Janet Lanman, Style Reporter
November 16
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Style, This Week

  The holidays are just around the corner, complete with friends, family, and most importantly: food. Here is a guide of what to wear to make sure your pants still fit after all that turkey and pie. For Women   Essential Cable Sweater Dress in Marina, $19.80 at Forever 21 With o...

Fall Fashion on a Budget

Fall Fashion on a Budget

Janet Lanman, Style Reporter
October 14
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Style

Leather Leather is hot for this season in pants, skirts, and jackets.  This beautiful Theory Caon Leather Skirt for $575 from Saks Fifth Avenue can be emulated with Forever 21’s Pleated Faux Leather Skirt for $22.80. Theory Caon Leather Skirt Pleated Faux Leather Skirt Blazers The structured s...

Spotlight On: Makeup

Janet Lanman, Style Reporter
September 7
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Style

Makeup is my absolute favorite because it is so versatile!  This week, I’ve tried some of the boldest makeup trends for this season. Burgundy Lips For the perfect red lip, apply a small amount of concealer around your natural lip to prevent bleeding. Next, apply lip liner or use a lip brush to ...

Dress Yourself: Burn your wardrobe, kids, a new trend has landed

Janet Lanman, Staff Reporter
August 24
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Style

Monday: We all know Mondays are a drag. Pick simple items to make your morning easy. Guys: You may be wondering why there is a guys’ section here…well, I’m here to help you mix up that wardrobe to avoid wearing a t-shirt and pair of shorts every day. Vineyard Vines’s Saltwater Stripe Collegiate...

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