Fashion/Style

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

Trench Coat has feminist history
Trench Coat has feminist history
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Who would have thought that the trench coat is an icon of women emancipation? Josh Sims’ new book, Icons of Women’s style (2015), drops this bombshell. During the early 1920s, women wore the trench coat  as a statement of emancipation, just as it made a fashion statement.

Trends | Matching Tops and Bottoms
Trends | Matching Tops and Bottoms
by | Fashion/Style

  Tops and bottoms to-match were once a fashion faux pas, but now it’s really okay to match-up your outfit. I am not even one to let the rules of fashion hold me down, but it’s good to see this trend go mainstream.

Best Handbags for Grad Students
Best Handbags for Grad Students
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If you’re like me, you have this all-weather handbag you carry to school everyday! For the year 2014, it’s been this:   My one-nation bag by stylish-academic featuring a leather tote I don’t have a new culprit for the new year (yet), so it’s likely I will be sticking to the poor brown bag. I got […]