YMA Fashion Scholar&...

The YMA 2012 Scholars   Fashion isn’t exactly known for being a welcoming industry. If anything, it’s depicted in popular culture as the exact opposite: a celluloid world of cut-throat interns, preposterous spending and zombie-like models, essentially The Devil Wears Prada...

Home Sweet Aloha

When I first saw the tropical styles of Dior and House of Holland for Spring 2011, I couldn’t help but laugh at the patterns that I had seen my on my Grandma’s muumuus growing up. Out of nowhere, the colorful prints of my childhood had resurfaced into the collections of a few of my...

Style Profile: Heath...

When I reminisce on my first encounters with Heather/Heathpurr/Twinsie in the first grade, I can still distinctly recall her signature style and over-the-top attire. Dolled up in floral dresses, adorable sandals and rocking five rhinestone barrettes everyday on the playground, she was setting...

Postcards From Home:...

Now that Vestis members are home for the holidays (Merry Christmas Eve everybody!), we will be bringing y’all a little bit of hometown spirit to idle us through till the end of J. Term. From Honolulu to New York City, Minnesota to Knoxville, we’re all finally back home, wherever...

Martha’s Viney...

After literally putting ourselves through the ringer for 8+ hours of Black Friday shopping, a block mate and I decided enough, screw the looming end of our Turkey Day break, we need to get away to somewhere where there’s hardly any people (this time of year at least) and no shops open to...

Stream of Consciousn...

Mass transit lines, Freudian neuroses, stacks of sweaters neatly folded, struggling with a new camera, failing to delete all the awful photos from said camera, Clover’s mint lemonade, color blocked dresses, nude sunnies, delusional street lights, “white girl jeans,” napping...

Hawaii on My Mind

My time in Honolulu was a wonderful blur of white sand, seaside cliffs, cloudy forest ridges and perfect sunrises. I ate so much good food (Korean bbq, local shaved ice, Spicy tuna poke bowls and Red Velvet pancakes ), met some great people (Julia’s friends and fam), shopped to the point...

Crafty

I’m finally in Hawaii, chomping down on spam masubis, chocolate shaved ice and korean bbq as I sleep (and eat) through the rest of my summer vacation. Honolulu is as beautiful as I remember, and when we’re not being lazy, we’ve been trolling about Ala Moana shopping center or...