Category Archives: DIY

A Whole New Crop: Five Ways to Rock this Summer Essential

By: Rachel Rexroth, Blogger It is finally the time of year to put away the sweaters and boots away and pull our summer wardrobes out of the shadows. It is finally warm enough to rock our favorite sundresses, shorts and of course, crop tops. Crop tops can be worn a multitude of ways and have […] Continue reading

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The Best Bathing Suits for Summer

By: Kristina Gaglianese, Blogger After this dreadful winter, it’s hard to not dream about summer while you’re slipping on ice every other day.  Thankfully, spring is slowly creeping up, and before we know it the sun will be melting the makeup off of our faces and we’ll be free by the sea. I can literally […] Continue reading

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NYFW: Street Style Edition

By: Hayley Lind, Associate Web Editor Each season, New York Fashion Week is a celebration of sartorial rebirth, bringing together celebrities, designers, magazine editors–fashion’s  elite, to say the least. I hate to admit this, but there might be one thing I anticipate just a smidgen more than the designers’ collections: the awesome street style. While […] Continue reading

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Editor’s Pick: 7 Stylish Accessories to Suit your Technological Needs

By: Hayley Lind, Associate Web Editor iPhones, iPads, laptops…let’s face it: we all own at least one of these technologies. We rely on them for our everyday sources of news, trends, music, gossip, etc. These are the tools that our generation certainly cannot live without. We must take care of these expensive machines, which means […] Continue reading

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Room Décor DIY: Felt Banner

By: Marie Vassey, Blogger We’ve all been seeing those classic dollar store, “Happy Birthday!” banners at birthday parties since we were kids, right? After coming dangerously close to buying a handmade banner made of adorably colorful felt on Etsy for $25, I figured I’d try to make my own and save some money. It turns […] Continue reading

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BRAG’s Pop-Up Thrift Shop

Last week, as I was strolling by the Kanbar living room, I couldn’t help but be drawn to the eye-catching fundraiser that PhilaU’s own Black Retail Action Group (known as BRAG) was throwing. In a moment I was taken from PhilaU and walked into what was now a thrift store, complete with shoes, accessories, jeans […] Continue reading

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Three Ways to De-Professionalize a Blazer

Blazers are one of the most versatile pieces of clothing out there. They can transition from the expected business-professional to dressy date night or fun and casual looks. Here are three different ways to dress down a blazer. 1. The graphic sweater. For this look, I paired my black H&M blazer with a graphic cropped […] Continue reading

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Alexander Wang X H&M

The creative director of Balenciaga and his own eponymous line, Alexander Wang has proven that he is one to watch. As if he did not have enough on his plate already, the runway renegade has designed the latest collaboration for H&M. Expect his sporty, yet edgy signature on pieces that are nearly identical to his ready-to-wear line. […] Continue reading

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DIY: Houndstooth Nail Art

Put away your crop tops and high waisted shorts ladies and grab your oversized sweaters and combat boots, because autumn is just around the corner. Get with this season’s current fashion must haves — not only should your clothing be up to date with the latest trends, but your nails should be too! (You can’t […] Continue reading

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DIY: Rainbow Ombre Nails

If there’s one thing I love most about life; it’s finding cool new ways to do my nails. When I was younger I would experiment all types of designs and color combinations and now that I’m older, well… I still do the same thing. My most recent design (rainbow ombre) has me so obsessed with […] Continue reading

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