Deacon Speakin’: Holiday Spirit
BY DAVID DEACON When thinking of holidays, one often imagines a lively celebration with dressing up and exuberant festivities. After all, holidays are a great opportunity to gather together for a good time. Despite this, holiday cheer is at an all-time low. Unfairly labeled “nonessential”, so many holidays have... Read more
Fashion Forward: Rings
BY ALIYAH CUNNINGHAM From the city of New York to the beautiful and luxurious location of Paris, fashion trends tend to originate from around the globe. Among these innovative trends, rings are among the most popular. Depending on what is fashionable in clothing, these rings come in diverse shapes and sizes.... Read more
Fashion Forward: Steal Her Style
BY RACHEL HAAS With all the enthralling websites on the Internet it’s easy to get lost in the shuffle. However, one fashion website distinctly stands out among the rest. Stealherstyle.net lists female celebrities, allowing you to pick whose style you want to steal. Artists like Selena Gomez, Katy Perry,... Read more
Deacon Speakin’: Fanny Packs
BY DAVID DEACON Have you wanted to get something out of your backpack, but it required too much movement to retrieve it? Don’t fret. In 1988, an ideal solution was discovered. Although its probably one of the greatest inventions of our time, most of the population continues to under-utilize... Read more
Fashion Forward: Michael Kors
BY ALIYAH CUNNINGHAM Among all the American fashion designers, Michael Kors is perhaps one of the most noteworthy. Known for his timeless, wearable separates, sleek evening dresses, handbags, and watches, this icon stands out among the rest. Born Karl Anderson Jr. in Long Island, New York and from a... Read more
Fashion Forward: Cosby Sweaters
BY ALIYAH CUNNINGHAM We made fun of them in the 90’s and like most trends, they are back in style with a vengeance. Among Bill Cosby’s many achievements, one cannot ignore his single contribution to fashion: the Cosby sweater. Made famous on The Cosby Show in the 1980’s this unique... Read more
Fashion Forward: Warhol
BY RACHEL GAMBACH With the 25th anniversary of his death, acclaimed artist and fashion icon Andy Warhol is experiencing a comeback in the fashion world. From runways to lip-gloss his name is popping up everywhere. New York’s metropolitan museum of art is having a “Regarding Warhol : Sixty Artists,... Read more
Fashion Forward: Fashion Gives Back
BY RACHEL GAMBACH Fashion affects people in many ways. It inspires them, motivates them, and has even shaped the lives of many people around the world. However, the best type of fashion is the kind that truly makes a difference in the world through charity. Here are a couple... Read more
Fashion Forward: High-waisted Shorts
BY ALIYAH CUNNINGHAM Since the 1990’s, when they first found popularity among moms, High-waisted shorts have matured into one of today’s most popular fashion trends. Due to their elegance and emphatic style, these shorts are admired by fashion conscious girls and women. Although High-waisted shorts favor younger, curvier women... Read more
Fashion Forward Blog: Bandannas
  BY ALIYAH CUNNINGHAM Over the years, clothing has become a way of self-expression for every person. The type of clothing someone wears depends entirely on the person wearing it. The same can be said in Cooper City, where students express themselves through their clothing. The latest trend to... Read more