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Akiba Kei gone local

Caty McCarthy

December 17, 2014

Japan has been known as land of the most hard-working people in the world, home of over two hundred flavors of Kit Kats, the anime utopia, but perhaps most notably: a mecca for quirky, diverse fashion. In the past few years, art, street fashion, and the Internet have become a trifecta in cyberspace....

What’s the definition of a hipster? You probably haven’t heard of it yet.

Anais Fuentes

October 25, 2014

  Hipster: This obscure term dates back to the 1940s, when it was used to refer to young people who chose to isolate themselves from the mainstream society. Today, the definition of a hipster has not changed much from what it referred to in the 1940s - hipsters today still ooze a sense of uni...

Dystopian worlds: fiction’s latest trend

Janelle Moncada

October 2, 2014

Imagine a world that is in disorder. A world where a nation is run by a totalitarian government, experiencing oppression, and the thought of death is constantly looming in the minds of citizens. Suddenly, an individual seeking a revolution arises and starts an uprising that will change the nation. D...

Outside Lands 2014: Festival Style & Trends

Farnoush Amiri

August 13, 2014

[widgetkit id=6162] San Franciscans and avid festival-goers came together for one last weekend before the end of the summer season for the 2014 Outside Lands music festival. Undeterred by the cooling temperatures and the return of the ineludible fog, fashion enthusiasts swayed to headliners like K...

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