Monthly Archives: November 2013

Professor Lagerfeld: “Class is Now in Session”

The well-known and sometimes controversial head designer of Chanel, Karl Lagerfeld, held a master class for the students of the Institute of Political Studies in Paris, France. In his class, he talked about why education was not as important for him as it is for everyone else. “I never studied because I didn’t have time” [...] Continue reading

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Trend Report: Cover Up.. But Show Off Your Legs

With the winter cold rolling in, we all have a natural tendency to stay buried under our covers in comfy sweats. But this year, don’t let the cold steal away your glamour and style. It seems like looking cute, feeling comfy, and dressing warm are an impossible fashion trifecta to meet, but think again. The [...] Continue reading

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4 Most Rad iPhone Cases

1. Artiste Palette Iphone Case, Etsy, $23.50
2. Maze Game Iphone Case (aka “The Procastinator”), Urban Outfitters, $30
3. Antique Book Iphone Case and Wallet, Amazon, $18
4. Dior Nailpolish Iphone Case, Amazon, $11.80
(Hilary Wise: Blogger)
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Look Board: Holiday Gifts

Gifts for Your Guys 1. This sleek, modern watch from Swiss retailer ‘Swatch’ will leave your guy impressed, and your wallet happy. Keep it casual with this monotone black and silver watch- making it simple for him to pair with any outfit. (Swatch.com, $50) 2. If your guy is into music, it’s a great idea [...] Continue reading

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Design Entrepreneurship: PhilaU ID Welcomes Roger Ball

Last evening in the final event of this semester’s Industrial Design Speaker Series, PhilaU ID welcomed design thought leader Roger Ball. An author, designer and professor at Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Ball has been crafting iconic products since 1983 for … Continue reading Continue reading

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Sophomore Designs Chosen for Display at The Philadelphia Museum of Art

Congratulations to sophomore ID undergrads Josh Boyer, Sam Pawlak, and Nicki Topete. The table designs of the three were chosen for display at the Philadelphia Museum of Art through Friday of this week. The designs are also in the running for … Continue reading Continue reading

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Alum’s Work Profiled on Gear Patrol

The product design of 4Moms was recently profiled on Gear Patrol. A 4Moms design team led by PhilaU ID Alum Elijah Wiegmann (BsID’06) won a Red Dot Award earlier this year for their Breeze Play Yard.
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The Way She Sees The World: PhilaU ID Welcomes Designer Chelsea Briganti

Chelsea Briganti recently visited campus as part of the department’s Industrial Design Speaker Series. After graduating from Parsons The New School for Design, where she studied under current PhilaU ID professor Lyn Godley, Chelsea, along with several of her classmates began … Continue reading Continue reading

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“Single Bullet” Exhibition Featured on JFK Anniversary: 6ABC, Fox29 and NBC10

Philadelphia University’s exhibition, “Single Bullet: Arlen Specter & The Warren Commission Investigation of the JFK Assassination,” was featured prominently in the news on Nov. 22, the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President Kennedy, including on 6ABC, NBC10 and Fox29.  …

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Editor’s Pick: Tarte’s Pure Delights Lip Stain Gift Set

When gift shopping for the girls in my life (my mom, sisters, aunts, best friends, etc.) I can always count on Sephora to have something wonderful that they will love. This past Friday, I decided to start my Christmas shopping early (okay, I was really just shopping for myself) and I came across this Pure [...] Continue reading

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