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Style Sunday: Loving your security blanket

Style Sunday: Loving your security blanket

Donna Sarkar, Fashion Blogger
November 12, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Style

Growing up, I always had long locks. In fact, I remember the numerous, dreaded trips to our hairstylist. While others would jump at the chance of a trip to the salon, I would shudder at the thought of my hair being an inch too short.

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Style Sunday: Kathleen Rock on thrift shopping, DIY

Style Sunday: Kathleen Rock on thrift shopping, DIY

Annecy Spencer, A&E Reporter
October 8, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Style

"It just became cool, but we always did it," Rock said.  She would search the racks and shelves for “costume clothes or funky earrings.” Perhaps it was this early influence that helped Rock become such a fashion-forward adult.

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Style Sunday: Fashion Favorites

Style Sunday: Fashion Favorites

Debbie Aderinkomi, Fashion Blogger
August 27, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Style

Madelynn Furlong of Wide Eyed Legless created her blog for a personal project nearly six years ago. Now, the fashion blogger, art director and content creator has over 134K followers on Instagram alone. As a creative based in Minneapolis, Furlong is someone I look up to because the Midwest doesn’t get a lot of credit from the fashion industry. From her blog to social media accounts, her brand is clean, aesthetically pleasing and authentic. Furlong's style is very “fashion it girl” to me, and I’m obsessed.

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Style Sunday: Band tees & head wraps

Style Sunday: Band tees & head wraps

Debbie Aderinkomi, Fashion Blogger
August 27, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Style

The styling possibilities for T-shirts are endless. Tees can be dressy or casual, girly or tomboyish — it all depends on the person.

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Style Sunday: BGM

Style Sunday: BGM

Debbie Aderinkomi, Fashion Blogger
August 6, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Style

From Solange to Zendaya to Lupits N'yongo, BGM always comes with a healthy dose of individual style and a great fashion sense. Clothing has always been a way for people to express themselves. Looking at style icons such as Solange and Zendaya their personalities and sense of self shows through their clothing. Sometimes what they wear is enough to inspire others. Solange's wedding photos (and outfit), for example, inspired this shoot.

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Style Sunday: Off-the-shoulder

Style Sunday: Off-the-shoulder

Debbie Aderinkomi, Fashion Blogger
June 18, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Style

In summer, it is easy to wear different things compared to winter when dressing in layers is essential.

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Style Sunday: Thigh-high boots

Style Sunday: Thigh-high boots

Debbie Aderinkomi, Fashion Blogger
May 7, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Thigh-high boots are pretty much everywhere. In November, model Gigi Hadid wore a pair in Paris. If you remember #BootBae this February, she was wearing fiery red suede thigh-high boots when she blocked a runway model from talking to her partner with her boot. Or more recently, blogger Jenna from eve...

Style Sunday: Culottes

Style Sunday: Culottes

Debbie Aderinkomi, Fashion Blogger
April 23, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Clothing that isn’t form-fitting has been all the rage lately. Culottes are just following the path the fashion world is set on.

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Style Sunday: Model off duty preview

Style Sunday: Model off duty preview

Debbie Aderinkomi, Fashion Blogger
April 9, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The whole idea of "student off duty" comes from the term, “model off duty.” Model off duty is all about the way a model is dressed when she or he is off the clock. During the week, I achieve a laid-back academic look by wearing a knit mock neck, button-up skirt and an oversize men’s shirt. The lense...

Style Sunday: Ode to denim

Style Sunday: Ode to denim

Debbie Aderinkomi, Fashion Blogger
March 26, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Wire Featured

After going somewhere warm for spring break, the bitter truth of the Midwest and its winters really settles in. Dressing appropriately for the cold weather is a big factor in how people dress, although there is the occasional wearer of shorts in 40 degree weather.

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Style Sunday: MINT NEKO at Anime Milwaukee

Style Sunday: MINT NEKO at Anime Milwaukee

Debbie Aderinkomi, Fashion Blogger
March 5, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Milwaukee has its own convention called Anime Milwaukee, which celebrated its 10th anniversary this year. Every year there are activities to participate in such as gaming, panels and cosplay meetups. A fashion show was new for 2017.

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Style Sunday: Women’s march look

Style Sunday: Women’s march look

Debbie Aderinkomi, Fashion Blogger
January 29, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

In the upcoming days, months and years there is sure to be more history making through (peaceful) protests. What is the best way to dress and prepare for a march or protest?

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