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Eco-friendly Fashion: How Sustainability has become Mainstream

Eco-friendly Fashion: How Sustainability has become Mainstream
May 19, 2015

This story can also be found in the App Store for iPad!  “What is the difference between organic cotton and regular cotton?” a customer asks. “Well, organic cotton is made with 60 percent...

Resort Fashion 2016: Is it Innovation? Or just location?

Resort Fashion 2016: Is it Innovation? Or just location?
May 13, 2015

From the shores of Seoul, to the backyard of the late Bob Hope’s Palm Springs home, designers are sure trying to garner attention for their Resort 2016 looks based on the place that they are presented....

The Man With the Neon Crown

The Man With the Neon Crown
April 27, 2015

Jim Rizzo of Neon Sign Works shows his collection of signs he has hung up in his shop in Oakland, Calif., Monday, March 16. Photo by Daniel E. Porter. His name may never be in lights, but he will always...

In Search of the Right Label: The Feminism Story

Image courtesy of Calendar Girl via Flickr
April 22, 2015

"Calendar Girl" courtesy of AK Rockefeller via Flickr It is 1968. Women gather at the Atlantic City Boardwalk for the Miss America Pageant, furious and fed up with the stereotypical ideals of beauty...

It’s All About Bridal Fashion Week- For Now.

It's All About Bridal Fashion Week- For Now.
April 22, 2015

Photo courtesy of Carolina Herrera.  If you are affluent in fashion, you know very well of Paris, New York, Milan and London Fashion Weeks, whether it be spring or fall; but are you well-versed with...

Coffee with the Copy Editor: Who vs. Whom & Relative Pronouns

Coffee with the Copy Editor: Who vs. Whom & Relative Pronouns
April 14, 2015

Photo by Meira Gebel   Who vs. Whom and relative pronouns. The first time I ever thought about relative pronouns was when “whomever” and “whoever” was mentioned in The Office. To...

The Sound of Skating: Building Sustainability

The Sound of Skating: Building Sustainability
March 13, 2015

Photo by Katie Lewellyn   With a quick flick of a switch, Nick Pourfard has his work cut out for him. Literally. Pourfard is an industrial design student at SF State, woodworker, skateboarder,...

Coffee with the Copy Editor

Coffee with the Copy Editor
March 1, 2015

Photo by Meira Gebel Greetings! The idea for this column came about quite spontaneously. One day, while in production, I asked our amazing Editor in Chief, Tami, to get me a coffee. When she came...

New York Fashion Week: The Standouts

New York Fashion Week: The Standouts
February 18, 2015

Diane von Furstenberg Fall/Winter 2015. Photo by Yannis Vlamos via Style.com It’s February. No, not February on the west coast, February in New York, which can only mean that it is that time of year...

Katy Perry: A Superstar center stage at the Super Bowl

February 1, 2015

With her eyes on the prize and with all the preparation in tow, Katy Perry will take the big stage this Super Bowl Sunday, calling it the "biggest event" of her career, according to an interview with Billboard...

Paris Fashion Week: The Standouts

Paris Fashion Week: The Standouts
January 27, 2015

Versace's playful lines create a distinct silhouette for the modern woman. Photo by Kim Weston Arnold Paris Fashion Week is a dream come true for fashionistas and couture-cravers everywhere who have...

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