JCPenney is stepping up its marketing game with the release of its new campaign for its plus-size clothing line, Here I Am. The  campaign features style blogger Gabi Fresh; yogi and Instagram influencer Valerie Sagun; body-positive writer Jes Baker; singer Mary Lambert; and Project Runway winner and designer Ashley Nell Tipton, who has created a line … Continue Reading

Summer is definitely in full swing, and we’re ready to cool off, soak up some sun, and crash our neighbors pool. But, before we do, swimsuit shopping is an absolute necessity. From plunging v-necks, futuristic prints, vintage-inspired silhouettes, and more, this year’s selection of swimsuits offers a little something for everybody. Despite any aversion you may have … Continue Reading

Every month, we roundup the best fashion/style/retail links we find on the web. Peep our picks from May below. The Future of Fashion May Lie in Microbes // Vice  2. The 7 Most Comfortable High Heels According to Editors // ELLE  3. “When I Was 22″—CollegeFashionista’s Founder’s Advice to the Class of 2016 // College Fashionista  4. … Continue Reading

The wait is over – Kenzo has been announced as the next designer collaboration for fast-fashion retailer H&M. The collaborative collection is set to debut in H&M stores and online on Nov. 3 and will include menswear, womenswear and accessories. With previous H&M designer partnerships including the likes of Alexander Wang, Isabel Marant, Versace, and, … Continue Reading

Ethical shoppers – listen up! The Fashion Revolution, an organization that supports and encourages sustainable and ethical practices in the fashion industry, recently released its 2016 Fashion Transparency Index, which reveals that some of the most popular fashion brands aren’t nearly as transparent as they should be. According to the report, big-name brands such as Chanel, Hermes, Prada, Forever … Continue Reading

The Fashion Massacre, an annual Detroit-based fashion presentation now in its 7th year, isn’t like most fashion events. With its unique approach to style,the presentation brings nonconventional, high-fashion flair to the Motor City as well as an opportunity for local, “underground” designers to showcase their work. This year, I had the opportunity to attend two of the three days … Continue Reading

Red carpets aren’t really our thing. They can be flashy, narcissistic and, well, pretty predictable. But the Met Gala red carpet? Well, we suppose we can make an exception. As we’re sure you know, the Met Gala is the fashion event of the year that everybody who’s anybody attends wearing the absolute best outfits. The … Continue Reading

Our favorite summer activity of throwing on a bathing suit and casually exuding our inner Victoria’s Secret Angel may be coming to an end. Rumors are swirling that Victoria’s Secret will drop its swim line after this year- and cue the collective sobs. Just last month, Victoria’s Secret announced plans to restructure its business by cutting … Continue Reading

Spring is the perfect time to bust out unique denim. From destroyed boyfriend jeans to high-waist mom jeans and acid wash flares, there’s a variety of denim options to choose from that pair perfectly with warmer weather pieces. One of the pieces we’ve been eyeing latley is the Urban Renewal Uneven Hem Jean, which, as the … Continue Reading

Spring is upon us which means two things. 1) it’s finally time to break out strappy heels and lightweight jackets, and  2) end-of-season sales are in full force. We’ve touched on how to successfully navigate an end-of-season sale as well as how great of an opportunity they can be to pick up quality pieces at a fraction of the … Continue Reading