9 creative group costumes for HallOUween

HallOUween is right around the corner. If you’re dressing up, the time to make or buy your costume is quickly approaching. Buying your outfit can be really expensive, especially if you and your friends are all broke college students; making a costume is a much better idea. From corny to popular culture references, below are…

How to never wear pants

Are leggings pants? This question seems to generate much discussion among the young women of Athens. But perhaps our Bobcat gals shouldn’t be pondering the ‘pant status’ of leggings, and start brainstorming ways to wear these comfortable bottoms as frequently as possible. After over two years of not-rocking denim, I’ve managed to craftily develop a system…

A fashion statement to carry with us

The backpack is an essential piece of gear for the college student. Its purpose, to carry everyday items, is mainly functional. However, it cannot be overlooked as an important fashion item. These over the shoulder book holders range from sporty to sleek to artsy to anything in-between, and all offer different bells and whistles to…

Revamp wardrobe with inexpensive options

The majority of college students do not hold an endless budget. It is difficult enough to keep up with the trends with a paying job. Students take advantage of refreshing their wardrobes by revamping, trading and ridding. A college student’s definition of wardrobe: versatile, trendy and most importantly, affordable. The fashion scene constantly shifts and…

War on Winter: British vs. American fashion

Why do the British seem to ooze class out of their pores? We envision cup after cup of breakfast tea, her highness the Queen and her sensible brood, and, of course, the Brits’ impeccable taste in fashion. Even though it’s already April, one of the few things Ohio has in common with the U.K. is our…

How to dress for crazy Ohio weather

The winter leaves no choice but to bundle up and layer on every sweater in the closet, but when class buildings crank up the heat to temperatures only suitable for swimwear, students find themselves in a dilemma. “Sometimes it’s really cold outside, but when I come inside I get really overwhelmed from the heat of…