Imagine the September Fashion Week Issue of Vogue. It’s about the size of a college textbook, minus the $200 dent in your wallet. With the alluring trends for the upcoming Fall/Winter season also comes the influx of glossy full page … Continue reading Print Advertising: Effective or Outdated?
Picture this: you’re walking past a shop window when you see the cutest black embroidered top. You saw the same one labeled as a must have in the September issue of Vogue, and you needed one after seeing Gigi Hadid … Continue reading Cost-per-wear: Closet Calculations
From the avid fashion follower to the trendy communications student, Vogue is a central part to every kind of a fashion industry insider’s life. The often coveted magazine is one of the top reigning fashion magazines in the publication dynasty … Continue reading Vogues: A Compare and Contrast Opinion Piece
Note: This article is Part 2 of 2 opinion pieces covering Kim Kardashian and Vogue. Part 1 can be viewed here. It seems that fashion magazines cannot get a break when it comes to controversial covers, or maybe they just … Continue reading Sales and Starlets: Kim Kardashian vs. Vogue
Note: This article is Part 1 of 2 opinion pieces covering Kim Kardashian and Vogue. Part 2 can be viewed here. Media maven and scandal magnet Kim Kardashian has done what many view as unbelievable and landed herself on the … Continue reading Vogue vs. the Kardashians
In the days following the Fall/Winter 2014 season of New York Fashion Week, press outlets and fans alike noticed a strong resurgence in fur and animal skins on the catwalks. From ombré-dyed bomber jackets at Marc Jacobs to thick furry frocks in neutral tones at Michael Kors, it seems as though fur is back to its spot as one of fashion’s most coveted materials. That being said, perhaps the time has come for designers to ditch the fur and leather for chic alternatives. But can it really be done across the entire industry, and should it? I am not so … Continue reading Fur, Faux and a Middle Ground: All Things Considered
Some of the most realistic and imaginative fantasies are found on the pages of a fashion magazine, especially on the cover. We are no strangers to the evils of Photoshop, but the edited images don’t always deserve the harsh criticism … Continue reading Cover Girl Controversies: All Things Considered