Category: Fashion

Loose clothing stands up to summertime heat

Well, everyone, it is almost here. By “it,” I mean summer. The school year is finally winding down, and there is only about one week left until we move out. For some, this means celebrating surviving freshman year, while for others it means graduation and the end of an era. Regardless, the thought of summer brings everyone a sense of […]

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UA fashion majors to bring designs to fashion week

As the semester comes to a close, many fashion students are anxious to see their hard work transform into a final product. For some, this hard work will be flourishing on the runway of Birmingham Fashion Week as part of the Emerging Designers competition. Mallory Hardiman, a junior majoring in textile design and art and digital media, has enjoyed developing […]

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Nostalgic trends making fashion comeback

Nostalgic trends making fashion comeback

We have all prided ourselves on being “’90s babies” at some point in our lives. Whether we wore the obnoxious “Born in the ’90s” T-shirts or shared endless articles about the things from the ’90s that we all remember (or don’t remember, but will pretend to for the sake of our vanity), people born in the 1990s have a sense […]

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Fashion show promotes recycled ensembles

Fashion show promotes recycled ensembles

Models strutted down the cement sidewalk in front of Doster Hall on Wednesday, sporting designer-esque ensembles from wedding gowns made of coffee filters to dresses made of caution tape. The annual Tee Time fashion show, organized by Fashion Inc., was every bit the “Project Runway” extravaganza for the College of Human Environmental Sciences. Many students were able to showcase their […]

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Thrift, discount stores provide savings

When shopping for new clothes, I have a constant struggle determining how much money I am willing to spend. After all, college is expensive, gas is expensive, and I prefer my clothes not to be. In the past few months, I have almost completely abandoned the mall so taken my shopping to better deals: thrift shops and discount stores. Yes, […]

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