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Wordsmith, Clothing Connoisseur, Fashion Marketer

Black Friday Fury

Kelly Sullivan of Intellectually Fashionable discusses “the consequences of Black Friday are analyzed on a global scale in this piece, showing that the 7 dead and 90 injured Americans in the Black Friday craze aren’t the only victims of the … Continue reading

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Urban Outfitters Appropriates Queer Fashion Yet Mocks Trans-individuals

Thought provoking article by Malic White from Bitch Magazine about Urban Outfitters’ transphobic promotion of their androgynous clothing line.    

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E-Commerce Comes to Small Time Boutiques

Photo From: http://ribandrhein.com/wordpress/?page_id=42 “Gilt Group may have redefined the discount shopping experience for shoppers seeking high-fashion labels such as Marni and Prada, but Olga Vidisheva, the 26-year-old founder of Shoptiques, thinks her start-up can disrupt the $20 billion boutique shopping industry. The … Continue reading

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Fashion Show Covers the Gamut from Dapper Dykes to Muscle Men

Queerture: Queer + Couture was the theme of the queer studies fashion conference held at UCLA October 14-15 where the fashion was just as awe-inspiring as the ideas and papers presented in the classrooms of Royce Hall on the gorgeous … Continue reading

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Who Wears the Pants?

In order to understand the world and the endless amount of information we take in every second, the human brain has developed the use of ‘schemata’, or categories, which are used as frameworks so that information can be easily and … Continue reading

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What is Fashion Theory?

The funny thing about fashion theory is that everyone has their own take on what it is, what it means to study and research it, and what words to use to describe it . As a matter of fact, even … Continue reading

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