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Replacing the Hallways for Runways

Replacing the Hallways for Runways

Ashley Ramynke, Feature Editor

September 9, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Style

The fashion industry unites in New York City from September 8th to the 15th, to release designer’s Spring/Summer 2017 collections. Fashion prodigies and industry elites alike crowd into runway shows and scour social media to see the visual masterpieces that will shape their wardrobe for the upcoming...

Behind Fast Fashion

Samantha Venegas, Media and Arts Editor

September 9, 2016


Filed under Style

The term ‘Fast Fashion’ is an expression “used by fashion retailers to express that designs move quickly from the catwalk in order to capture current fashion trends.” Fast fashion stores do come as a convenience to those like myself shopping on a budget, there are some serious humane and enviro...

Conflicts of Conformity

Conflicts of Conformity

Francesca Sarmiento, Photographer

May 22, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Style, Uncategorized

   We are at a critical age of epicurean ideals where all we care about is our appearance in the eyes of others. Unfortunately, this consumes most girls, and they will go to great lengths to look good, or rather, to look like the latest trending Instagram guru. Painted eyebrows, ridiculously long la...

Ways to Purge the Clothes Monster

Ways to Purge the Clothes Monster

Jordan Cowdell, Front Editor

May 17, 2016


Filed under Columns, Showcase, Style

It’s a known fact that almost everybody loves getting new clothes. There’s nothing like the feeling of walking around in a new outfit’s entirety, or wishing you could wear that new comfy striped long sleeved shirt for the rest of your life. However, the more you buy, the more clothes from the past...

The In-Things of Spring

The In-Things of Spring

Presley Lozano, Style Editor

May 6, 2016


Filed under Style

Structured and Geometrical Loose-and-flowy have always been a trend in past spring times. Despite its, still, current appeal, new pieces to look at have more structure and many appear to suit geometrical patterns and cut. Many of these looks appear in slanted hem, and a fitted or boxed bodice. Off...

How the rich recycle

How the rich recycle

Fatima Shamsi, Online Manager

April 28, 2016


Filed under Style

Have you ever noticed an outfit on a celebrity that stole your heart away? Have you ever fantasized about wearing one just like it? It comes as no shock that most celebrities only wear a single outfit once. Yes, only once. Never to be repeated again. You must wonder, where do these clothes go? Celebrities...

Can the Tan

Can the Tan

Presley Lozano, Style Editor

April 8, 2016


Filed under FrontlineFeed, Style

The stagnant aroma of sun protect lotion lingers in the air throughout the hot days of outside interactions. Spring break is the perfect opportunity for students to refresh their bodies with vitamin D as the sun rays glaze their unexposed, winter skin. With the right forecast adolescence will get their...

Simple Style for a Real Man

Simple Style for a Real Man

Justin Spitzer, Sports Editor

March 16, 2016


Filed under Style

As a guy have you ever struggled with choosing what to wear because you have no idea what looks good and doesn’t look good? Admit it as men we’ve all just picked up a semi clean shirt off the floor and thrown it on to go out for a night with friends. However, you want to step your fashion game up...

The Beauty in Difference

The Beauty in Difference

Lauren Kliewer, Editor-in-Chief

March 15, 2016


Filed under Style

In Scarlet Edward’s “One Size Does Not Fit All,” she pinpoints the negative display of how beauty equals a size zero. But not all brand or stores try to capture the essence that beauty is equivalent to being thin. It is true that Brandy Melville is a “one size fits most” kind-of brand, but...

One Size Does Not Fit All

One Size Does Not Fit All

Scarlet Edwards, Staff Writer

March 15, 2016


Filed under Style

  The phrase “one size fits all”, is often seen on the tags for hats, scarves, sunglasses, amongst other accessories. This makes sense, because these don’t really have much to do with the actually size of the body. But then what about the articles of clothing that are given that label? Does one...

Nailed It

Natalia Huanosto, Staff Writer

February 28, 2016


Filed under Style

  Many girls know about gel nails, a more durable than regular nail polish that lasts up to two weeks.      Gel nails need to be dried quickly, so salons use these nail lamps. They either have  LED or UV light bulbs.   So what’s the difference? Well, while UV is more affordable, it takes long...

The Art Of Makeup

The Art Of Makeup

Sarah Davenport, Staff Writer

February 16, 2016


Filed under Columns, Style

Makeup has always been used as an enhancement for one's natural features, yet what does it mean for the female individual? From scarlet lips to shimmering eye shadow, makeup is diverse when it comes to what is applied. Although its physical purpose is quite general, makeup takes on a different meaning...

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