In Defense of Social Media

Social media gets blamed for a lot of things nowadays. Low-self esteem. Violence. Addiction. Even social media-savvy celebrities like Selena Gomez and Kendall Jenner have popularized the “Instagram Detox” as a way to escape the pressure and potentially harmful side effects that these apps can trigger. It’s true that too much of Instagram or Facebook…

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The Rules Are Meant to Be Broken

There are a lot of so-called ‘rules’ in fashion. “Don’t wear socks with sandals.” “Don’t show your bra straps.” “Match your shoes to your purse.” “Dress for your age.” Thankfully, all of these rules are completely irrelevant in 2017. The new era of fashion is all about expressing yourself however you so choose. If you…

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Falling in Love With Clothing Again

Do you remember how you felt as a teenager after you tried on a million prom dresses and finally found one that gave you goosebumps? If you are anything like us, you probably took it out of its garment bag and tried it on at least two or three more times before prom night because…

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Less is More, More or Less

What does ‘less is more’ mean to you? The definition of this phrase is: “the view that a minimalist approach to artistic or aesthetic matters is more effective,” but people extrapolate and transfer this definition to fit a variety of ideals. Some see ‘less is more’ as a reason to limit the power of various authority figures, like…

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Science Not Silence

Today is Earth Day, and this Earth Day is probably the most important in recent history. Today, scientists and science enthusiasts march on Washington to declare their support for evidence-based decision-making, scientific research and education, and more. There are entire groups dedicated to putting scientists in office in an effort to ensure that the policies we…

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Collaboration is the New Competition

In competition, people are always at each other’s throats, constantly trying to undermine each other in order to gain an edge. In a lot of cutthroat industries, this is seen as the only way to get ahead. We disagree. Particularly in the creative world, joining forces to create a work of art typically yields better…

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Freedom Lies in Being Bold

“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.” – Neale Donald Walsch They say it’s hardest to see what is right in front of you. We ourselves did not see how much our sense of style was growing and evolving until we looked back at the photographs from some of our first shoots. Our…

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