Is it Spring Yet?

Olivia Paxson| April 10th 2013 Now that we’re starting to see the sun shine in Chicago, it’s time we pack away those boots and parkas and turn to the runways to help us decide on this Springs hottest trends. The runways were full of different creations from checkered patterns at Louis Vuitton, the minimal black and white at Calvin Klein’s NY show, or the…

Look for Less: Alexa Chung

Jodie Lyons| April 9th 2013 I think we can all agree that at one point or another, we have all wanted to be Alexa Chung. From her gorgeous hair and bone structure to her fabulous career, she’s definitely an inspiration of mine. While I can’t help you magically transform yourself into this lovely Brit, I can help you imitate her expensive style for a…

Spring Shoe Round Up

Willy Subach| DePaul University Spring has arrived and as the weather changes, so does the fashion. One of the most important and obvious differences in the fashion between winter and spring is shoe choice. Gone are the boots and fur-lined shoes of winter. The coming of spring brings a variety of fun trends and patterns for both women and men, and this spring is…

Nike…is a Girl’s Best Friend?

NTC Lincoln Park | April 8th 2013 Photos by Joseph Kerins As a DePaul student, I frequent the street Armitage quite often. Between going there to stop at my favorite boutiques and visiting Glazed and Infused more times then I would like to admit, I discovered my new favorite place to not only shop, but to get whipped into shape. NTC Lincoln Park, which…

Fashion…and Food, with Jena Gambaccini

Joseph and I sat down with someone we really admire a few weeks ago, Jena of ChiCity Fashion. Not only did she give us valuable advice about the real world…but now we know what restaurants to check out in Chicago. Success. ALEX: So what did you study in school?  JENA: Marketing. I just knew that I wanted to do some kind of fashion marketing…

What I Wore

A few days ago, I had the pleasure of attending the Cheeky Fashion Show. Joseph and I had a ton of fun, and enjoyed catching up with our fashionable friends. This is what I wore to the event! Look out for a full post on the show shortly to follow this! Photos by Joseph Kerins

Front Row Fashion Show Seats? What?

Hey guys! Sorry I’ve been a little MIA lately…but maybe it’s because…I’m in the middle of planning a fashion show! If you have not already heard, StreetStyleChi is putting on a fashion show with major Chicago designers on March 9th. We are in crunch time for the show. Joseph and I have been running around having meetings all over the city, getting swag bag…

Street Style at Loyola

This Louis Vuitton employee knows how to dress! Taylor Mathis, currently a Sophomore double majoring in Psychology and Ad PR, is known at Loyola for her fantastic style and knowledge about fashion. She is currently wearing: 1. Boots: Stuart Weitzman 50/502. Jeans: Paige3. Shirt: Givenchy Rottweiler Tee4. Jacket: ASOS5. Purse: Chanel6. Watch: Ice7.Bracelets: Akira & Louis Vuitton ~Christie 

DePaul’s Hottest 22 Under 22: Georgia Makely

I sat down with Georgia Makely, fashion plate and girl with tons of experience in the industry, at Shop 857. While she is now one of my closest friends, I can honestly say that if you are looking to go into fashion, this interview is for you.When: January 22nd 2013Where: Shop 857,  on Armitage  ALEX: So how did you get your start in fashion?…