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The Biggest Celebrity Trendsetters of 2014

The Biggest Celebrity Trendsetters of 2014

Samantha Stenson, Photographer
December 11, 2014
Filed under Style

Many fashion trends have been set this year because of celebrity following. People tend to copy those who they wish to be or look up to and thus, trendsetters are born. This year a variety of things fashionable and not so fashionable have become popular. Hats of many shapes and forms have become a success...

What a Girl Wants, What a Boy Needs

What a Girl Wants, What a Boy Needs

Loretta Cardenas, Staff Writer
December 4, 2014
Filed under Style

Finding the perfect gift can be challenging so we have compiled a list of highly wanted gifts for the holidays.                              Girls: Knit Sweater Infinity Scarf Jewlery Ankle Boots Too Faced Melted Lipstick Frends Taylor Headphones Knee H...

Black Friday Doorbuster Deals

Black Friday Doorbuster Deals

Matt Casillas, El Mo News Editor
November 26, 2014
Filed under Columns, Showcase, Style

Black Friday comes once a year, immediately following Thanksgiving. Ironically, after millions of Americans gather with family members to appreciate the blessings in their lives, they rush to select stores to receive unprecedented sales on virtually any item. However, some stores are more renowned for...

What to Wear to ” I <3 80's Sadie's"

What to Wear to ” I <3 80's Sadie's"

Kieusa Nguyen, Fringe Editor
November 13, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Style

El Mo's Sadie's dance this year will take place on November 21st and is 80s themed. With only a little over a week left, everyone should be acquiring their outfits for this informal dance this weekend! When thinking of the 80s, neon comes to mind. Bright and colorful clothing and accessories were...

Victoria’s Scandal

Victoria’s Scandal

Jordan Cowdell, Staff Writer
November 12, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Style

Victoria’s Secret has always been known for their perfect models that set the so-called standards and expectations for women everywhere. A new scandal has women’s anger rising as they advertised a picture captioned “The Perfect Body”, as if to tell women that if their bodies look perfectly skinny,...

One is Silver, The Other is Gold

One is Silver, The Other is Gold

Alex Clinton, Feature Editor
November 5, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Style

There are several arguments over which is better, silver or gold. However, though in favor of gold, there is no true answer to this. Each goes with a different set of styles and colors that an individual wears. When going for a classier look and style to wear, one should wear silver accessories. Silver...

Style Spotlight: Josh Chopin

Style Spotlight: Josh Chopin

Maria Vital, Copy/Op-Ed Editor
November 5, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Style

If you’ve ever seen senior Josh Chopin around campus, the first thing you notice is his impeccable sense of style. There’s never a day where Chopin looks below average. Chopin refers to his style as a relaxed version of Americana. When he chooses his outfits for the day, he tends to focus more on...

Trends That Are So Ugly, They’re Cute

Trends That Are So Ugly, They’re Cute

Alex Clinton, Feature Editor
October 30, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Style

Styles and types of shoes, bags, and clothing items come in all different colors designs than others do. Some of these styles of clothing items have a design that is commonly known for how ugly it is. These types of items however have a tendency and started a trend of being so ugly that they are actually...

Fashion Loses an Icon: The Life of Oscar de la Renta

Fashion Loses an Icon: The Life of Oscar de la Renta

Andrea Madrid, Girls Sports Editor
October 22, 2014
Filed under Columns, Showcase, Style

For more than four decades of dressing elite socialites, fashion icon Oscar de la Renta passed away at the age of 82. de la Renta passed away surrounded by his family at his home in Connecticut. He dressed every first lady from Jacqueline Kennedy to Michelle Obama, as well as celebrities like Anne H...

Fairy Tale Fantasy of Homecoming Gone?

Fairy Tale Fantasy of Homecoming Gone?

Jordan Cowdell, Staff Writer
October 16, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Style

Isn't it funny how back then the bigger your dress was the better? The long, fluffy dresses with big sleeves that made you feel like Cinderella clearly are way out of style. They seem to be replaced by shorter dresses with hardly any sleeves at all, and not to mention with many slits or cut outs in...

DIY Nails – Ombré Edition

DIY Nails – Ombré Edition

Lauren Kliewer, Style Editor
October 13, 2014
Filed under Columns, Showcase, Style

1. Pick 2-3 colors to apply 2. Grab a make-up sponge (purchasable from Target) 3. Paint each color next to one another on sponge 4. Dab onto fingernail 5. Repeat 3 and 4 until satisfied with darkness of color 6. Clean off excess nail polish on cuticles with Q-tips

From Summer Weather to Sweater Weather

From Summer Weather to Sweater Weather

Katherine Kerr, Staff Writer
September 24, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Style

As summer winds down and the school year is in full swing, the leaves start to fall and autumn is in the air. However the new season of fall approaching has its ups and downs. The upside is we no longer have to sweat through the 100° degree weather. The downside, we have to change our whole wardrobe,...

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