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Cultural Appropriation in Fashion

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Written By: Helena Wares

Recently, Black appropriation has been hitting headlines, but in the fashion industry should there be lines drawn and “rules” that limit what a person wears based on their cultural roots? Trends are constantly changing with what is old becoming new and things that weren’t acceptable to wear in the past becoming the norm. Read More

Five Times Rihanna Wore What You Wouldn’t and Made it a Thing!

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Written By: Helena Wares

For people with the pretty average sense of style and not exciting wardrobe choices, taking ‘fit’ tips from icon Rihanna can kind of be overwhelming and make you really question the fashion industry. Nonetheless, everyone’s got those additions to their closet that wouldn’t be there if it weren’t for the fearless Ri-Ri. Time and time again she took the game by surprise and made the trends that the stores sell. In the eyes of the multitudes, what she wore didn’t exist until she wore it. Now it’s common law: It’s ugly ‘til Rihanna decides it’s not! Read More

Leggings are the Devil’s Work

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Written by: Kyle Holly

Clothes… what we all have to wear to be accepted in today’s society. Most places won’t serve you without them. Yes, there are places where wearing less clothing is acceptable. In the case of a swimming pool, beach or at home, but most of the time, we have to wear some form of clothing. So, we decide what we want to wear. We look in magazines, at the media, or just simply, browse stores and buy what fits us… or in some people’s case. don’t fit us… but, we buy clothes. Read More

Clothes for Cash

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Its officially summer!

I began cleaning out my closet and dresser drawers, realizing I don’t wear half the clothes I own. I  also noticed that some of the clothes I wear are name brands. Usually I give away old clothes/clothes I don’t wear to Goodwill. But these clothes are in great condition. I’ve never been a fan of those resale stores where they buy your clothes due to a bad incident, but I had a change of heart and decided to give it a try again.

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