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The Western Illinois University Department of Dietetics, Fashion Merchandising and Hospitality held its second Style Swap from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 28 in the Union Concourse.
Bailey Lucas, a spokesperson for the event, encouraged union frequenters to attend and either donate or pick up clothes from the booth.
The merchandise was
Del Ackerman didn't announce from the altar his special of two dozen bait shrimp free with a $25 grocery order, but just barely.
Once a promoter, always a promoter, and Ackerman is a showman extraordinaire. So it was second nature for him, on the occasion of his wedding to Theresa Parent on Oct. 24, to "go big." Longtime area retailer Ackerman
Rita Ora's outfit choice on the X Factor certainly got viewers talking - but for all the wrong reasons.
The talent judge faced a tough choice as she put her girls through their singing paces to find her top three.
But sadly viewers could focus on one thing - her "disastrous" choice of dress.
"Rita Ora needs to sack her fashion designer for giving
Music equipment laid out on an ironing board, DJ Evans Mireku Kissi waves his drum sticks as he plays his tunes to a small audience on an Accra street.
The crowd in the Ghanaian capital watches as he mixes beats and dances around his stand – complete with old iron – during the show.
As well as the music, it is his quirky outfit – shirt and tie
This morning I woke up and thought, “I hate Mondays.” Then something clicked in my mind and I realized this was not going to be a regular Monday.
Forty minutes later, I was sitting in a cab in the middle of Tel Aviv’s traffic, wearing a suit and tie and my beloved press pass. As Get Lucky was playing on the radio, the car turned into
HEY there Fashion. I wonder if we can have a chat.
I don’t want to sound like I’m not a fan, because truly, I’m a fashion tragic. I’m a stereotypical shoe fetishist, I say ‘vintage’ instead of op shop, I once even described green as chartreuse. But seriously, there are things I’ve read lately — looks that are apparently hot and trends that I’m
On October 19, World MasterCard Fashion Week sets up camp in Toronto (white big top and all) and with it comes the cast of characters who help elevate the event from an industry trade show to a must-attend social spectacle. As is often the case with any great performance, fashion week’s supporting cast is essential to helping its stars – in...
Black and white. Masculine and Feminine. Devils and Angels. Outerwear and Underwear. In his new Ready-to-wear spring 2016 collection for Dior, Raf Simons contrasted all-black austere, almost clerical jackets, coats and pantsuits, with light tops, shorts and ethereal dresses, all inspired by Victorian lingerie in virginal white and pink...
Last week’s 9th Annual Latino Fashion Week kicked off with a blast at Chicago’s Block Thirty Seven located in the heart of the State Street shopping district. Co-founders and producers, Arabel Alva Rosales and Cesar Rolon, Jr. are the creative engineers behind the weekly program that features some of the top Latino fashion designers from the...
Fashion often comes with a litany of rules, where certain dates, seasons, and social settings mandate a preferred way of dressing. That said, shopping doesn’t have to be a guessing game. The key is finding styles that flatter your figure—but are still in line with your fashion taste. Cue Dressbarn, a retailer that specializes in occasion...