The “Rise of Sneaker Culture” Must-Sees

  |  Topic: Art, Fashion, Photos, Reviews

The highly-anticipated “The Rise of Sneaker Culture” made its way to Atlanta with a variety of shoes in tow to please both the seasoned art critic and the impassioned local sneakerhead alike. Atlanta, a city that acts as a hub for fashion, especially in regard to black fashion and the surrounding culture, is a match […]

Clothing is Losing its Gender: Jaden Smith’s Louis Vuitton Campaign Bends Gender Norms

  |  Topic: Culture, Fashion, Guy Code, VOX Greatest Hits
Jaden Smith dons a skirt in a Louis Vuitton ad, drawing criticism about what boys should and should not wear.

Recently, Jaden Smith, model, actor, and thought provoking Twitter user, signed on as the spokesperson for Louis Vuitton. What’s more, he can be seen in the fashion spreads wearing skirts, causing some gender norms conversations:   #JadenSmith just another example of a broken child star — [Insert Name Here] (@SizweMonsterNka) January 25, 2016     […]

Makeup or Nah?

  |  Topic: Culture, Entertainment, Fashion, General, Girl Code, TV
Tyra No Makeup

As a young girl growing up, I would see this false representation of women. Picking up a magazine and seeing a woman with makeup plastered all over her face was instantly what I wanted to become. I wanted to be that woman because she looked so beautiful. I began to sit down and watch shows like “America’s Next Top Model” with my mother, and I wished I could get my makeup done just like them.

Your Fashion Hookup, part one

  |  Topic: Advice, Culture, Fashion, General
culottes

J.Cole once said, “History repeats itself, and that’s just how it goes.” Well, as an aspiring fashionista, I’ve always liked to change it to “Fashion repeats itself, and that’s just how it goes.” Feature styles repeating themselves have been inevitable since forever and the same goes for the summer of 2015.

Your Fashion Hookup, part two

  |  Topic: Advice, Culture, Fashion, General, Top 5
lace

For the summer of 2015, the texture, the look and the love of lace is definitely one of my favorites. In fact, there was lace on my prom dress. In my opinion, there are so many things you can do with lace as a cloth, and its versatility is what makes me love it so much.