Tuesday, July 16, 2024

Fashion

Feature: Annabelle Brame’s senior fashion collection

The university’s fashion community has come together to create UD Fashion Week. Annabelle Brame, the co-president of Synergy Fashion Group, displayed her collection at the fashion show.

Queer art and representation at the university

The university’s programming board hosted an event with drag queens Alyssa Edwards and Shea Couleé. Many students were excited to hear that they were coming to perform on campus but also believe the university can do more for queer appreciation.

A look into the university’s fashion department

While the university has a largely fashionable population, there are only a small number of students and faculty in the fashion department. Take a look at the tight-knit fashion community on campus and how they expand their reach around the university.

University students open sustainable streetwear company Funky Rat

Student-owned Funky Rat, a sustainable streetwear company, aims to stylize and design over typically plain unisex clothing. Owners Amanda Membrado and Hunter Wills are hoping to expand upon their entrepreneurship as the business gains more traction.

Feature: A look into the S4E flea market

The Students for the Environment (S4E) club hosted their second flea market of the year on Oct. 6. Founded in the 1970s, S4E is the oldest environmental RSO on campus whose mission is to educate the university community about how to protect and promote the environment.

Fashion experts consider the life and legacy of Ann Lowe and her role in American history

The university’s Department of Fashion and Apparel Studies hosted a panel discussion on the importance of Black couturier, Ann Lowe. Lowe struggled to receive public acknowledgment during her time as a designer in 1950s America because of her race. Panelists broke down her legacy and impact on the fashion industry.

Commentary: A deep dive into Staud and Ralph Lauren’s New York Fashion Week collections

From the quintessential all-American designer Ralph Lauren to the breath of fresh air that is Sarah Staudinger, the runways of New York recently found themselves captivated by timeless charm and vintage flair. Staff Reporter Alexandra Millman takes a look into New York Fashion Week’s Spring 2024 collections.

New challenges emerge as fashion continues to change

Staff Reporter Tess Williams discusses fashion on campus and its connections to global changes in the fashion industry. The growth of knock-off brands and fast fashion present new challenges with branding and conflicts between new and old cultural norms.

UDress Magazine hosts fall fashion show with theme, “New York Minute”

UDress members celebrated their fall magazine release with their Fall Fashion Event on Dec. 3. Members reflected on their time working on the fall issue and the show and discussed the uniqueness of UDress.

Fast fashion’s impacts on the environment, society, and the economy

Staff Reporter Tess Williams explores the fast fashion industry and its impacts on the environment, society and the economy. Kelly Cobb and Nokyeon Kim, experts on fashion sustainability, provide insight on these topics and share their personal experiences.

Bari White portrays his years at the university through his clothing collection

BY DANI BEAMISHManaging Arts and Culture Editor Graduating senior Bari White was inspired by his father's work as a hardscaler and a landscaper to...

RSOs aim to increase representation amidst lacking opportunities for LGBTQ students to connect

Along with the RSOs advertised as being LGBTQ-focused RSOs, some spaces where LGBTQ people can express themselves while engaging in an activity they are interested in are less conventional.