I ended my previous article about building a wardrobe on a budget with an adage: a well-made, well-loved garment will pay itself back. However, this sequel is about ensuring that your clothes are well-loved. Maintenance.
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Can success and style co-exist in academia? Dr Steph Smith of thephdivalife.com makes a case for why the answer is YES.
I have been building my wardrobe for about 15 years. For 10 of those 15 years, I lived on adjunct and graduate student wages. To complicate matters, I have expensive tastes.
At Stylish Academic, we believe that style is a state of mind, an attitude, an intellectual proposition, and a philosophy. Dress tells our stories, and fashion writing renders those stories in text.
According to Hattie Earle, there are 4 key academic dresses that will take you through your career. The incomparable Oscar Wilde gave us many pearls of wisdom but one above all remains with me: ‘You can never be overdressed or overeducated’.
Congratulations you are expecting a baby, but now your clothes don’t fit. Where do you go to shop for maternity tops?
Style blogger, Fashion Thematic, shares some of his key tips on how to style men’s floral neck ties. Spring is floral, but menswear isn’t the first spot you’d think to find the pretty motif. Save for holidays or the occasional bold wedding guest, men tend to relatively keep off the floral theme.
An account of my personal style in my 30s. The final moments of my 20s were slightly terrifying I must confess. It came with a sense of finality that I couldn’t shake off – thanks to numerous online articles listing the “ten things you must do/know/see before 30…” and so on. I was terrified, but […]
/Archaeolonista/ this means the Fashionable Archaeologist. I grew up with an artist/interior designer mother and a musicologist father. In my youth, my dad would take me to operas and concerts and my mom would take me to museums, galleries, and fashion houses. So it is no wonder that my love for style became part of […]
Stylish Academics of the Month is where we celebrate members of our community who are excelling in their respective fields, as well as embracing their personal style. Stylish Academic is about defying stereotypes.