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Lots of ‘plus-size-friendly’ clothing companies need to wake up

May 28, 2019

On one hand, marketing and advertising for plus-size people has seen what I consider to be a positive upswing in recent years. Since my senior year in high school about four years ago, the amount of...

Fashion, expression should be gender neutral

April 14, 2019

I’ve always believed that fashion should be gender neutral. Most people would disagree, but I think that if a guy chooses to wear high heels, that is his decision and it should not be criticized. This...

Fashion Friday: 5 basics for a practical winter outfit

December 6, 2018

I’ve been rather upset with myself, lately. Looking through the Fashion Friday columns that I’ve written, I cringed at how mediocre my writing was, and quite frankly, I’m embarrassed. When I...

Couture Models holding auditions for men, women

Dameron Smith, a freshman majoring in pre-nursing, tries out for Couture Models.
September 4, 2018

The Couture Models of EIU started their annual auditions to build a new, re-invented, group of male and female models at 7 p.m. Sept. 4 and 5 in Lawson Hall’s basement During the tryout, the females...

Fashion Friday: Finding vintage clothes on a budget

August 30, 2018

It’s easy to say that you love vintage fashion. It’s even easier to say that you will set aside your initial hesitations and finally decide that you will dress like a 1940s pin-up doll. What’s...

10 foundation secrets for a flawless, beautiful finish

March 22, 2018

These ten secrets will walk you through how to apply your liquid foundation. They are actually simple and easy to follow, and they guarantee a flawlessly beautiful finish. 1. Always make sure your face...

“Freak Show” highlights Couture Models’ passion for fashion

Cassie Buchman | The Daily Eastern News Couture model Asante Willis, a junior computer information technology major, walks down the runway during the Couture Models’ fashion show Saturday night.
January 21, 2018

Couture Models delighted and frightened audience members as they turned the Grand Ballroom into a “Freak Show” for their latest performance Saturday night. The show was hosted by an emcee dressed...

Gender does not define rules of fashion

January 9, 2018

Many people believe that because you are a certain gender, you have to have a certain type of fashion. For instance, girls wear makeup and purses, while guys wear baseball caps and carry wallets in...

Couture models Chicago fashion

March 26, 2017

The Couture Models of EIU strutted down the runway donning black-owned Chicago fashion lines Friday night in the Martin Luther King Jr. University Ballroom. However, clothing was not the only showcased...

Weekly Trend: Michelle Obama’s timeless beauty

October 20, 2016

Election day is approaching, meaning President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama’s time in the White House is nearing an end. Michelle Obama solidified her title as one of the best dressed...

Weekly Trend Section: The ugly shoe epidemic

October 6, 2016

Nurses are not the only one’s sporting soft-soled, round-topped orthopedic shoes. People are wearing comfortable yet typically unappealing walking shoes to their office jobs, students strut them...

Global Culture Night to unify diverse groups

September 29, 2016

The Association of International Students holds its Global Culture Night from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday. AIS president Beluchukwu Ebede, or Ben, said the purpose of Global Culture Night is to promote...

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