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Jaden Smith for Louis Vuitton Womenswear Line

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Jaden Smith has been known to wear skirts. That is not news. Most recently, though, he has been making headlines for his new campaign ad. Jaden was named as the new face for Louis Vuitton. That may not be a shocking thing, except he is the face for womenswear. Yup. You read right. Jaden Smith will lead Louis Vuitton’s womenswear …

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A Different Kind of Barbie

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As of Sunday January 28, Matel announced their new collection of Barbie Dolls. They would no longer neglect to add more realistic dolls. The new Barbie Dolls are going to possess different body sizes (tall, petite, and curvy), skin tones, and hair styles. This is a big change for Matel. They also stated they would not include overweight dolls because …

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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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