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We are defined by our style. How we dress, how we speak and how we relate to others. Our presentation of our unique identities is formed through all of these. This blog was started with the intent of unraveling what all of this means - one press release and high-heeled shoe at a time.

Help! I'm a Fashion Intern

Help! I’m a Fashion Intern

If you’ve been following this blog, or my Twitter, then you know I’m coming off of a three month long internship with a large fashion firm in London. Since beginning my internship, I’ve been asked several questions multiple times. Is it like the Devil Wears Prada? Is it really hard?...
I'm Impressed: An Evening With Kiss Products

I’m Impressed: An Evening With Kiss Products

  This past week, I had the privilege to attend Alex Silver PR‘s KISS Products launch party, held in the glorious and historic Home House. It was packed out to the walls with bloggers and fashionistas alike, it was one of the funnest nights I’ve had in London. I got...
Lunch With Danielle Peazer: Fashion's Trifecta - and Ultimate Sweetheart

Lunch With Danielle Peazer: Fashion’s Trifecta – and Ultimate Sweetheart

Danielle Peazer was born in London and has been dancing since she was young, and she formally enrolled in ballet school at the age of sixteen. After an ankle accident that would leave her vulnerable for further damage, Danielle began pursuing commercial dancing. Since then, the highlights of her dancing resume...
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Managing Your Inbox When it Won't Stop Pinging

Managing Your Inbox When it Won’t Stop Pinging

I stumbled upon an editorial last week that claimed the age of the email was dead. Massive corporations such as Google and Facebook are moving away from using emails as their company’s main form of notification. The business model championed by these tech giants is based off of university and classroom settings. The goal is...
Tallia Storm: The Newest Forecast in R&B

Tallia Storm: The Newest Forecast in R&B

This past Friday at the office one of my co-workers, Tessie Hartmann, called for silence and turned up BBC’s Radio 1 that was playing from a tiny PC in the corner. We all dropped our jaw’s as the story of Tessie’s sister, Tallia Storm, hit the presses for the first time. Having just been signed...

Fashion Divided: The Debate Over the Sultan of Brunei

London has been heating up this past weekend with London Collections: Men’s Fashion Week. Editors and models alike have been flocking to Great Britain for the occasion. Once London Collection: Men wraps tomorrow, the glitterati of the fashion world will soon be on their way to Milan for the respective Italian fashion week. Part of...
Moschino Moves to London Collections: Men's Fashion Week

Moschino Moves to London Collections: Men’s Fashion Week

The Big Smoke has pulled in over £20 billion in the past year due to its native fashion scene, so it’s no secret that London is becoming one of the biggest fashion metropolises in the world. Last year, Burberry sparked conversation by changing a four year tradition of showing their men’s collection in Milan by moving...
Profile Series: Lauren Pope, The World's Sexiest DJ

Profile Series: Lauren Pope, The World’s Sexiest DJ

In 2007, Lauren Pope first stepped on the United Kingdom club scene as a DJ, and was quickly named the “World’s Sexiest DJ”. Over the next three years, Pope began to claim ground as a talented mix artist and producer, as well as one of the best club DJs on the circuit. After starting her...
Getting Off a Plane Gorgeous

Getting Off a Plane Gorgeous

As most of you know, in just over fifteen days I’ll be boarding a trans-Atlantic flight to Heathrow for a summer interning in the fashion industry in London. My biggest worry at the moment may be the fifty pound suitcase limit, but a close second is how long flights always seem to bring out the...
Profile Series: Sophia Amoruso, #GIRLBOSS

Profile Series: Sophia Amoruso, #GIRLBOSS

There are women and designers all around the world who have conquered the obstacles in their path to success; using skills such as cunning, business aptitude, and sure will power. Sophia Amoruso, Founder and CEO of Nasty Gal, is not the traditional rags to riches story; unless rags includes a vintage Chanel jacket scored for...
Getting Ahead in the Summer: A PR Guide

Getting Ahead in the Summer: A PR Guide

Everyone counts down to summer vacation, but for some it can be a time of restlessness – especially for public relations students. I have usually found that I am unable to keep still for more than a period of about a week before I have to find something to keep busy. Most public relations students...

Why We Care About the Met Ball

New York City has thousands of social events every year, where hundreds of celebrities and socialites come out dressed to the nines in the name of charity. But there is one event that reigns an undisputed supreme, the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute Gala, informally called the Met Gala or the Met Ball. This...
Renovar Fall 2014: A Diana Vreeland Fashion Show

Renovar Fall 2014: A Diana Vreeland Fashion Show

On Saturday night I was fortunate enough to board a Wicker Park bound L-train to attend the Renovar Fall 2014 Fashion Show at Heaven Gallery, inspired by the “Fashion High Priestess” herself, Diana Vreeland. Alma Wieser began Renovar in Chicago in 2005, and each line chooses an art history theme to pull its inspiration from....

Powerful Women: The Feminist Debate in 2014

Feminism is cool again. With the pop culture popularity of feminist anthems, such as Beyoncé’s “***Flawless” and “Who Run the World? (Girls)”, and songstresses such as Iggy Azalea, Icona Pop, and Lorde, feminism is undergoing a refinement process in the eyes of America’s young women. A movement that was once written off for ‘bra-burners’ and...
Why Buzzfeed's Last 'Uplifting' Article Wasn't

Why Buzzfeed’s Last ‘Uplifting’ Article Wasn’t

Buzzfeed has become one of the most visited websites for the coveted 18-28 demographic in the past year, growing almost 400%. It’s immense popularity is due to its combination of genuine world news, fluff feel-good pieces, and satirical statements of pop culture. Creating a one-stop shopping news experience for young adults. On April 14th, one...