Category Archives: college fashion

Fashion Inspiration: J.Crew’s November 2016 Style Guide

Photo Credit: J.Crew

Snag that J.Crew look on a real girl budget.

When it comes to styling outfits, J.Crew reigns supreme. The retailer always nails that “classic with a twist” vibe, and their November Style Guide is no exception.

Since it’s brimming with fresh fashion inspiration that’s perfect for fall, I’ve decided to recreate three of my favorite looks below. Scroll down to check them out:

1. Stripes on Stripes

You probably wear your striped tee often, but have you ever thought of doubling up on the print? 

For this outfit, pair

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How to Survive College as a Procrastinator

Time is running out, oops / Photo Credit: Flickr

Know thyself.

The 11th-hour hits. You get self-loathing panicky feelings as sleep-deprived you watches the sun rise with an untouched assignment. As a fellow procrastinator, you have my condolences. 

Procrastination is terrible because it can overshadow the strengths of an otherwise normal ‘ole person. You kick yourself for turning in quality work late or sub-par on-time or having to do marathon work sessions because you wasted time. You also hate how constantly unhealthy you feel

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Weekly Crossover: Blake Lively x Rihanna

Photos via Elle

Two legendary fashion icons cross style vibes.

What will happen when we take Blake Lively’s cheerful and feminine style and mix it with Rihanna’s badass chick persona? Let’s find out in this week’s Weekly Crossover!

Blake + Rihanna, Round 1:

We begin with these two looks, each of which represents its wearer’s style vibe. Blake looks pretty and polished in a satin shorts suit and tights, while Rihanna looks ultra-cool and unexpected in a patch-covered leather jacket and skinny jeans with bright white boots.

Look #1: Time For Class


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Brand Obsessions: J.O.A. and French Connection

Photo credit: ELLE.

Why I heart these two trendy labels, and how to get their vibes for less.

Lately, I’ve really been digging LA-based label J.O.A. (which stands for Just One Answer, as in one answer to all your wardrobe dilemmas) and British line French Connection.  

Both mid-price lines feature unique dresses, coats, and more that look way more pricey than they are. I love them both because while they have a trendy vibe, their pieces are really fresh and different.

I’ve got the scoop on both these labels, from

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Unexpected Style Inspiration: November Book Covers

Take inspiration from some of the month’s best new books!

As college students, most of our reading is academic. I rarely have time to read for myself, and it’s something I’d like to get back into.

While looking up reviews for good, plain old fiction books (my favorite!), I came across this article over at ELLE. Immediately, I was struck by the book covers. If I wasn’t studying journalism

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6 Plus Size Celebrities Who Are Disney Princesses IRL

Photo Credit: Huffington Post UK

Because crowns should come in every size.

Unless this is your very first day on the Internet – in which case, welcome! It only gets crazier from here! – you may have noticed that Disney Princesses are the Internet’s “thing.” No one’s quite sure why and how we, the online masses, decided to transform the madames of the Mouse House into every form under the sun, from superheroes to parents to elderly women to…hot dogs? 

Really? Wow, okay.

It seems, though, that Disney itself has

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