The Daily Eastern News

Disadvantages of being a taller female

Kate Rehwinkel, Columnist

February 26, 2019

Over our recent break, I went to Chicago with a couple of my friends. One of the places we went to was the Woodfield Mall. I have been in desperate need of new tennis shoes. I stopped at one shoe store and the biggest size they went up to was a women’s 10. Of course, that is where 99 percent of sh...

Weekly Trend Section: The ugly shoe epidemic

Thaija Evans, Verge Designer

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 across campus, and kids run all over playgrounds in the shoes. The “ugly shoe epidemic” ha...

Weekly Trend Section: Musicians take over fashion

Thaija Evans, Verge Designer

September 22, 2016

Musicians are taking on new roles as fashion icons by linking up with major brands to create innovative and daring new styles. Rihanna initiated the trend when she joined Puma as their new creative director in late 2014. “Creepers,” by Rihanna, became a must-have shoe that was far too difficult...

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