Clothing

Forward Fashion: Dress to Impress

Forward Fashion: Dress to Impress

02/08/2018 By Anna Walnoha | Staff Writer Some say it’s what’s on the that inside truly matters, but when the time comes to find a job or internship, your appearance matters quite a bit. Afterall, a polished ensemble can say a thousand words for a person before they even introduce themselves. Two women from Duquesne […]

Local designer finds success, battles mental health

Local designer finds success, battles mental health

11/30/2017 By Sean Armstrong | Staff Writer When many people hear the phrase fashion designer, they think of someone in high society who has his or her line of clothing unveiled at fashion shows in Milan, New York City or Paris. Stew Frick, a Pittsburgh native, is giving the term a new definition. Frick is […]

Fashion for all: A look into the summer experience of plus-sized women

Fashion for all: A look into the summer experience of plus-sized women

By Anna Walnoha | Staff Writer Most people look forward to summer, the hot weather and the sun on their skin. However, others have to prepare themselves for the weather before they can leave the house. Summer is a great time because there is no school, you get to see your friends and stay out […]

Spring Fashion 2017: What to do when winter won’t leave

Spring Fashion 2017: What to do when winter won’t leave

By Elsa Buehler | Staff Writer If the pessimistic memes on Twitter about bizarre weather conditions weren’t enough to inform you, Spring 2017 is here. This year, the typically cheerful season promises sporadic sunny days and absolutely zero consistent weather patterns. Already, we’ve seen extreme wind, countless rainy days and have even been affected in […]

A new spin on life: Doing your own laundry

A new spin on life: Doing your own laundry

By Nina Saluga | Staff Writer It happens to the best of us. Your alarm goes off, you flop out of bed and shuffle over to your dresser, only to find that your favorite sweats — let’s be honest, at this point in the semester we’re all guilty of bumming it — are in your […]

Fall Fashion 2015: Men’s and Women’s

Fall Fashion 2015: Men’s and Women’s

By Gabriella Vaccaro | The Duquesne Duke The Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte is back, pumpkins are popping up here and there and the temps will be dropping soon. This can only mean one thing: it’s time to ditch the sandals and shorts and pull out the fall wardrobe. The timeless look of black and white […]

Retailer showcases ignorance towards history

By|Carrie Garrison Zara, a leading retailer on the high street, reflected today’s generation of ignorant Millennials on Wednesday, Aug. 27, when it unveiled, and quickly revoked, its children’s pajama shirt that closely resembled a Nazi Holocaust uniform. The pajama shirt, entitled the “Sheriff” shirt, was white with blue horizontal stripes and a yellow star on […]