UVU winter fashion do’s and don’ts

UVU winter fashion do’s and don’ts

Whether or not you’re much into fashion, you should know—it’s not going anywhere.  But as you’re getting dressed for the day, whether you’re donning your best outfit or throwing on whatever is comfortable, do you ever wonder what the opposite sex thinks of your fashion choices?  UVU students were asked what they do and don’t […]

‘Tis the season for bundling

‘Tis the season for bundling

Living in Utah, a good, warm coat is an absolute necessity for the winter season, but finding a cute coat that won’t cramp your style proves to be a challenge at times. There are a few things to consider when you’re looking at purchasing a winter coat.   1. Figure out what your body shape […]

Pants are not the only option

Pants are not the only option

Getting dressed for winter this year is going to be different. My favorite pair of blue jeans is starting to look worn and they may not survive the winter. But that is okay, because I have another new found favorite: skirts and tights. The combination, when worn with boots offers another palette to paint any […]

Tip your hat

Tip your hat

The season for berets, beanies, caps, trilbies, boots, scarfs and hats has come. And it’s hard to keep up with fashion especially when the cold won’t permit, but guess what has taken over the fashion industry and making winter clothes more stylish? Fedora hats.   Fedoras dates back to the 19th century and it became […]

Emma Watson’s take on modesty

Emma Watson’s take on modesty

Vivian Westwood is one of the goddesses on the Mt. Olympus of fashion designers. Westwood is famous for being a major contributor to the 1970s punk scene. One of Westwood’s most famous statements is, “Fashion is about eventually being naked.”   Given the popular trends and direction of the fashion industry worn by celebrities, Westwood […]

Q&A: Satchels, backpacks or briefcases for men?

Satchels, briefcases or backpacks for men–when is it appropriate to wear what?     “It is more practical to use a backpack for school. There is no way for a satchel to work [for school].” -Anthony Bertrand, a sophomore studying English   “The bag can’t look too much like a purse…but some guys can pull […]

Freshmen and seniors have a dress-off

Freshmen and seniors have a dress-off

To be stylish, or not to be stylish? That is the question. However, seniors and freshmen at UVU answer this question very differently.   After taking a poll in the halls and food courts a general consensus rang out from the students. According to popular opinion, the incoming freshmen at UVU, appear to “dress up” […]

Backpacks & Purses: pick one and commit

Ladies, please listen to me. This is for your own good.   There is an outbreak of idiotic excess permeating throughout our sex, an epidemic dripping with stereotypical commentary on the materialistic nature of women. I am, of course, talking about this habit of women walking around campus with both a backpack and a purse. […]