• March 14Hundreds of El Mo students "lie in" for 17 minutes

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  • March 11'Black Panther' surpasses $1 billion in global box office

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Style is Culture with Joseph Maglipon

Toni Hernandez, Staff Writer

May 10, 2018


Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Uncategorized

Joseph Maglipon, junior, is very well known for having some of the best outfits on campus, but from where does he get all his inspiration? After an interview with the man himself we found out he gets influence from Filipino culture as well as other Asian cultures. Maglipon is so immersed in the fashion...

Replacing the Hallways with Runways

Replacing the Hallways with Runways

Ashley Ramynke, Copy/Music Editor

October 5, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Style

   In early March of 2017, fashion prodigies and industry elites crowded into runway shows and scoured social media to witness the visual masterpieces that would shape wardrobes for the upcoming season of fall and winter.     The runways revived the clothing of the 70s, initially made popular by S...

Films’ Influence on Fashion

Films’ Influence on Fashion

Ashley Ramynke, Feature Editor

March 24, 2017


Filed under Media&Arts, Showcase, Style

Fashion depicted in film is used to introduce its characters before the dialogue begins by acknowledging the periodization and culture of the film. Audience members wanting to embody these characters take influence from their fashions. Illuminating the ability of film to spark contemporary fashion trends. Filmmaker...

Bernie for Balenciaga

Bernie for Balenciaga

Samantha Venegas, Media and Arts Editor

February 10, 2017


Filed under Style, Uncategorized

Remember Bernie Sanders the Vermont Senator with a presidential dream? Well, looks like the democratic darling has taken on a new role as the inspiration for Balenciaga’s Fall Winter collection. In January, male model strut up and down the runway decked out in Sanders inspired clothing, alterna...

Helpful Homecoming Fashion Tips

Helpful Homecoming Fashion Tips

Kara Perkins, El Mo News Editor

October 11, 2016


Filed under Showcase

Keep in mind that you are there to dance, so bring extra shoes that you will be comfortable in Girls tend to wear short dresses instead of long ones, because the gym is always hot this time of year Bring a clutch or a small bag to hold all necessary items, such as your school id Match y...

The Power of Layering

The Power of Layering

Kara Perkins, El Mo News Editor

September 13, 2016


Filed under Showcase

Clothing that will keep you comfortable during the awkward weather

Buying on a Budget

Buying on a Budget

Adeline Sims, Music Editor

September 13, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Style

If you're like most broke high school students, you know the struggle of seeing an article of clothing that’s a must-have to complete your “aesthetic.” And if you’re like most lazy and antisocial people, you spend your free time online shopping. The happy medium between laziness and a fas...

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...

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...

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...

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