Fashion/Style

Anything about fashion and style for the academician is archived under this category.

The Double Breasted League
The Double Breasted League
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By Igee Okafor | Would you rather a single breasted blazer or a double breasted blazer? For me, the answer to that is a double breasted blazer – by a mile. Double breasted blazers happen to be one of the best creations that has ever graced the menswear industry. The proof can be seen in […]

What to wear as an academic?
What to wear as an academic?
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By Thesis Whisperer | As you may or may not know, I will shortly be heading off to the UK for a few weeks by invitation of Herriot Watt University, the Vitae North West hub and Bangor University. I’m very excited about the trip and I’ll tell you more about it in my next post, […]

The Academic Immortality of Tweed
The Academic Immortality of Tweed
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“Tweed” is the Denim of academia. Nothing screams “I am an academic” like tweed. In fact, there is an academic editing service named after it. This textile and the academy have been almost synonymous for so long, it is no wonder younger generation scholars tend to shy away from it. On Hollywood, a professor without a tweed jacket […]

3 job interview style inspiration
3 job interview style inspiration
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In the new year, it is not uncommon for some of us to start considering switching jobs, and in some cases, careers. The Stylish Academic team has put together 3 job interview looks that will hopefully get you started on getting creative with pieces you may already have in your wardrobe in the shortest of time. […]

Tips on styling Red Pants
Tips on styling Red Pants
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Red pants might be pants on fire, but they are no lies! While it might take a bit of confidence to put on cupid red bottoms on a work day, it is very doable and can be smart and stylish; depending on how you put your whole look together. Since the colour red already makes […]

How to layer outfits like a pro this winter
How to layer outfits like a pro this winter
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As the weather takes chilly to a whole new high (or should I say low?), it’s time to pile on the jumpers and double the tights. To layer outfits is risky business because many times, for the sake of comfort and warmth…to heck with style! However, there is a secret to layering, and we are […]

How to Walk in High Heels
How to Walk in High Heels
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By Sophie Powell (Scientific Beauty) | I have always had a fascination with high heels. The higher, the better! I always dreamed that with my first paycheck from my first real job I would buy myself a pair of Christian Louboutin shoes; how I will glide around my future office and hold meetings from the […]

Hear! The Sartorial Science Project
Hear! The Sartorial Science Project
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The Sartorial Science Project is a Tumblr site dedicated to scientists who love fashion, and you can be a part of it too as an academic scientist! Simply submit a photo of yourself and give the following details about your research and style inspiration: Name: Institution: Job: Research in (10 words): Fashion icon: If my research were […]

Off the streets of Seoul Fashion Week
Off the streets of Seoul Fashion Week
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The runway is hardly fit for everyday wear, but the streets that lead to the runway are paved with intense creativity. Here are some photos off the streets of Seoul that may inspire you to mix things up a bit in your wardrobe the next time you are preparing for work. At Stylish Academic we stamp these […]

5 MakeUp brushes Under £15
5 MakeUp brushes Under £15
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Beauty and style do not always have to break the bank you know? It can be affordable yet effortlessly chic. Many of us do not wear makeup to the campus, not because we don’t give a hoot (some of us don’t actually), but because there isn’t enough time in the morning to “face-fuss”. For others, […]