DePaul’s 22 Under 22: Casey Clemmons

July 15th 2013 This past June, I had the pleasure of sitting down with Casey Clemmons, former Vice President of Student Government. When Casey and I last chatted, he was running for President of SGA. Not surprisingly, he won. Casey is one of the nicest guys around, has made many strides improving our school, and not to mention, looks great in a button up….

Randolph Street Market Exclusive Party, Fashion, and Fun

This past Fashion Focus, I spent two straight weeks attending fashion shows and fashion parties. This is where I came across Randolph Street Market, at the Vintage Apres Noir Fashion Show. While I attended many events, this was one of my favorites not just of those two weeks, but since I started my blog. I was thrilled to be invited back to another Randolph…

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…

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…

Blowtique Internship

Looking for a cool new internship? Then this could be for you! PREPARE TO BE BLOWN AWAY BY BLOWTIQUE’S INTERNSHIP PROGRAM! Who We Are: Blowtique is Chicago’s premier blow-out only salon. We have two levels of our flagship salon in the Gold Coast with the lower level being a dedicated private event space for blow-out parties. We are really passionate about what we do…

Backstage at Lincoln Hall

 A few weeks ago, Joseph and I got a bit out of our element and deviated from the fashion world, to Chicago’s music scene. We were lucky enough to sit down backstage with Kidd Russell, Julian Spark, Nic Bavetta, Cato, and DJ BlazeWright, AKA the “Homeless DJ,” before they performed at Lincoln Hall. The results were words of wisdom and half the recording not…

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?…