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Monthly Archives: April 2013



Fashion: Bare Midriff

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Britney Spears Back in the 1990’s girls showing off some skin was all the rage! Everyone from Britney Spears to the girls from the movie Clueless, were showing off their midriffs. Now, about a decade later the trend is back! It is all over the runway interpreted by different designers and worn by celebs such as Frieda Pinto, and Gwyneth …

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The WALK on Good Day Chicago

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Giving us a sneak peek of The WALK 2013, Barbara Glass featured students from SAIC on today’s Good Day Chicago segment. The three designers, Natalie Brilmyer, Sam Salvo, and Kara Fenoglietto (in order from left to right), all had their own unique visions, but were all equally-deserving of high regards for the construction of their pieces. To catch the full segment, click here! If …

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Man-up Monday: Best Dressed of NFL Draft

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Esquire.com did a little piece on who they thought were the best and worst dressed of the NFL draft. Sticking solely to the best dressed, I gathered a few photos that can be used as inspiration for any formal event this season. College graduations are happening, Mother’s Day is coming up, or whatever event that pops unto your calendar that …

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Big Fish

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Most of us can relate to the stories being told from father to son as childhood is made a little bit sweeter with stories of the Easter Bunny and Santa Claus. Most children don’t learn to listen to their parents until they get older, so from the perspective of the boy, his dad’s stories were nothing to take to heart. …

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Sandals: Flats with an Edge

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Minka Kelly, Blake Livley, Nikki Hilton Sandals have been a girl’s best friend since the beginning of time! Heels may hurt your feet after awhile and, may not be very practical for every occasion, sandals will never let you down! Sandals are easy to travel with and can be worn to the beach, out to dinner after work, sightseeing at …

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Chicago Street Fashion: Bold Geometric Patterns

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A way to bring the 2013 spring fashion trends into your wardrobe is to keep a look out for geometric patterns with bold colors and contrast. Chicagoans have picked up on this trend and have begun to sport it themselves on the streets. This dress brings classic spring colors into the contemporary spring trend of bold contrast and patterns.  Add …

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SAIC’s The WALK & Fashion Show

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On May 3rd, SAIC will be presenting Fashion 2013, the school’s annual fashion show featuring student work. This will be followed by their benefit, THE WALK, which helps supports students through scholarships. This year, THE WALK will be honoring designers Kate and Laura Mulleavy from Rodarte. Click here for ticket information! Snapshot from 2012′s show, featuring work from Senior designer …

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Charlotte Olympia and Tom Binns

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art in Manhattan will be exhibiting “Punk: Chaos to Couture” as it forecasts the return of punk culture in fashion. In honor of this exhibition, designers Charlotte Olympia and Tom Binns have paired up to create some trendy accessories to reflect the powerful punk style. Available on May 2nd, you can visit www.charlotteolympia.com for purchase information. …

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Bathing Suit Trends 2013

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Although this Spring weather feels far from warm, summer will be here before we know it. So its time to start searching for that suit that will suite your personal style. One Piece with cutouts: High-Waisted bottoms: Animal Printed:   Posted by: Kourtney Kershaw        



Perfect Fashion Accessories

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Pop your style with this unique props that can´t get out of your site. Inspired on natural beauties, Alma de Piedra Jewelry have created and amazing collection, bringing in the raw and the beauteous in the perfect communion. Amatist & Pink Quartz Men Cufflinks, Posted By: Roberta von Damm