WHY SECOND-HAND CLOTHING MAKES THE BEST ECO-FRIENDLY LIFESTYLE

WHY SECOND-HAND CLOTHING MAKES THE BEST ECO-FRIENDLY LIFESTYLE

As a fashion enthusiast, I have to admit, I tend to purchase clothes every other month, and this is a bad habit, especially when I am on a strict budget. I would follow popular trends I’ve seen on social media and purchase unnecessary items simply because they were affordable, convenient, and accessible. The dispensable items [...]

Fashion and Sustainability on a Budget

Fashion and Sustainability on a Budget

As our world becomes more and more sustainably-conscious, it is important that we keep striving to change many of our not so environmentally friendly habits and norms.  This includes everything from the foods we eat to the threads on our bodies.  I love clothes.  As someone who has been studying fashion the past 3 years, [...]

MEET JOCELYN NGUYEN – A YOUNG TECH ENTREPRENEUR

MEET JOCELYN NGUYEN – A YOUNG TECH ENTREPRENEUR

Imagine someone who is young that's a model, content creator, AND a tech entrepreneur. That's Jocelyn! Jocelyn shares, "I'm a petite fashion model and content creator. I am the founder of a tech startup called Vivefi." She is currently a senior at the University of Houston and is studying Psychology and Technology Leadership & Innovation Management. [...]

MEET SHARON KIM – A MOTIVATIONAL FORCE

MEET SHARON KIM – A MOTIVATIONAL FORCE

It's not abnormal that people find themselves switching their careers when they previously believed their plans are set in place. Sharon Kim is no exception as she is "a previous fashion designer turned UX designer studying at Parsons in NYC." Born and raised in New York by people she continues to look up to, "two loving, [...]

MEET EMILY HONG – YOUNG FASHION DESIGNER IN NYC

MEET EMILY HONG – YOUNG FASHION DESIGNER IN NYC

Emily Hong became a fashion designer because it gave her a way to express herself creatively. It also gave her a way to connect with others. She explained why fashion design drew her in, "Growing up I was very shy and I had a hard time speaking in general, but after I started exploring fashion, [...]