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SAIC Fashion 2015 and THE WALK Return to Millennium Park May 8

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The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), one of the nation’s leading art and design schools, is thrilled to announce the 81st edition of its annual runway show, Fashion 2015. Presented Friday, May 8 three times throughout the day at Millennium Park’s Chase Promenade, Fashion 2015 will culminate with THE WALK, SAIC’s annual benefit supporting the production of student work and scholarships. This …

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Pink Hair, Don’t Care

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We have seen pink hair before: dyed tips, strands or all over. But this time it’s more runway that streeter. It’s not only cool girls at coffee shops and the California mermaid girl, but models at Louis Vuitton and Gucci that carry the (pink) torch. You don’t have to go all the way, but there are some products that can …

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Alexa Chung for AG Jeans

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It Girl Alexa Chung has created her imagined wish-list for the lifestyle brand AG Jeans. The 21 piece collection includes darkened denim dresses, mini skirts, flare pants, and every style Chung could not find going into the coolest thrift or vintage stores. Inspired by her childhood- we remember the90′s, right?- like the button-up skirt and overalls. This will be  an ongoing …

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Electronic Couture: The Spider Dress

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Robotics and 3D printing have hit a high this past 2014, and yet fashion has been waiting to cut a piece of the cake too. Anouk Wipprecht, the Dutch designer and engineer is specialising in electronic couture, giving fashion a futuristic twist. The Spider Dress was created using a 3D printer and embellished with 20 proximity sensors and wireless bio-signals …

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Man-Up Monday: Stylish Cuts

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Going to Gabby’s Barbershop is like traveling back in time for an hour—Big band jazz classics, pistachio green walls, beards long overdue and too much testosterone. This neighbourhood men’s salon has been in business since the mid-eighties in Belmont, one of Chicago’s hippest areas. You go in, write your name in the chalkboard and wait for your name to be …

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San Antonio Spurs: First Female Coach

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  The world of NBA has forever changed with the recent addition of Becky Hammon, a veteran in the WNBA, as the new assistant coach for the San Antonio Spurs. This is a first for any female to work in the NBA as an acclaimed part of the staff. However, even though it’s a first for the NBA, Becky Hammon …

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New Lego: Female Scientist Set

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You may remember a few months back on the news of how 7 year old Charlotte Benjamin wrote a letter to the Lego company to improve their vapid female Legos to a more intellectual kind (shown above). Well, it turns out that, recently, the Lego Group has complied and come up with a new set!    The set includes three …

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Marvel’s Big Change for Thor

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In this world, change is inevitable – not only in fashion, hair, and the likes, but in other aspects as well. This time, we get to see something different! With Marvel’s recent announcement, it’s clear that celebrities aren’t the only ones who get makeovers. The titular comic book character of Thor is now being depicted as a woman!     …

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Billboard Music Awards: 2014

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In case you missed the 2014 Billboard Music awards, look no further! We have rounded up the best looks from the night! The red carpet was scattered all over the fashion scale. Unlike the Oscars, and the Golden Globes where  the gowns had obvious trends, the Billboard Music awards carpet left you guessing who was going to wear what! Kesha, …

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