Fashion/Style

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

The story of my first suit
The story of my first suit
by | Fashion/Style

This first suit, an off-the-rack, navy blue, pinstripe, three-button affair with perilously skinny lapels, was needed to transition me from unkempt graduate student to serious academic; a uniform meant to project confidence, accomplishment, professionalism, and, crucially, to hide the pools of sweat I’d incur during the interviews I’d hoped would materialize five months later… By […]

How to wear vintage clothes
How to wear vintage clothes
by | Fashion/Style

To wear vintage is to stand out from the crowd and develop a unique sartorial style. By shopping for vintage, we are buying out of the disposable fast fashion economy. Buying and dressing in vintage are fast becoming popular as an ethical, fashionable and stylish choice. Buying vintage is also an inexpensive way to acquire […]