The world of fashion advertising is a fast-paced enterprise where the most effective marketing conventions are always changing. Conventions change as a reflection of the change in society’s values. The inclination to use sex as a sales pitch in advertisements has always been a hot topic, that manifests itself into other social issues such as […]

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As temperatures have been fluctuating throughout the past few months, I’ve been experimenting with layers, specifically the layering of pants since that’s not something that’s usually done. We always pile on sweaters and jackets or double up on our socks, but we generally leave our legs armed with only a single layer for winter’s chills. […]

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Beauty in Diversity

By: Joanna Ho

We live in a world of anger. We’re all humans and inherently, we all have our flaws. We can see throughout history what we can accomplish when we make decisions with grace in our hearts (Women’s suffrage, 1920, and the Civil Rights Act, 1964) and we have also witnessed the inhumane destruction mankind has committed […]

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We have all heard about the issue of fast fashion driving overconsumption, but today I want to share my thoughts on why we continue to buy clothes (regardless of the price point) even after being educated on the negative effect this has on the environment. As one of many lucky retail workers who had the experience […]

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By Joanna Ho Now that Halloween is officially over and retail stores have started to set up their holiday displays, we can begin to pump ourselves up for Christmas! We are beginning to see more and more of knitted sweaters, cozy blanket scarves, cute beanies, cinnamon scented candles, and fully decorated Christmas trees around the […]

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