How to make friends fast and frenemies faster

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Small tokens of like are always appreciated in day to day life. I learned this not so long ago at a music festival in Austin, Texas. A girl was standing next to me right before Bassnectar came on and gave me a glow-in-the-dark beaded friendship bracelet that she had made Read more →

Designer highlight: Alexander Wang

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  I think it is best to reveal to you one of my current favorite designers: Alexander Wang. Born in 1983, American designer Alexander Wang is one of the newest hot young designers. He dropped out of Parsons School of Design in his second year to work on his own Read more →

The Age of the Gym Bag

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Do you own an old, slouchy gym bag that you think you’ll never use? Stop yourself from giving it to charity or sentencing it to a lifetime in the corner of your closet and look at that gym bag in another light. It’s time for my first proclamation: gym bags Read more →


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Studs were once saved for punky girls who wore all black and spiky hair. Thanks to Christian Louboutin a few seasons ago, fashion fiends – girly or punky – are rocking studs on their shoes. Let’s not forget Louboutin’s allover studded booties. Then Valentino put them on his bows, which Read more →

Summer dresses

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Hello readers! As the temperature becomes warmer and the rainstorms fade away this summer, I have been excited to put away the poncho and slip on some of my summer dresses. If you are unsure what to wear, why not try something on trend like abstract prints? Make the look Read more →

A few words about New York Fashion Week

In the midst of New York Fashion Week, I have found myself again glued to to check out the latest shows. Just because we aren’t in NYC at the moment doesn’t mean we have to miss all the fun of fashion week (except for all the cool parties, of Read more →

The hunt for Korean style

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For those of us wondering what makes Korean style so different and distinguishable from Vietnamese or US style, I have compiled a list of key points to perfect the look: 1. Pastel colors 2. Oversized accessories 3. Be cute but also a tomboy (think boyfriend jeans with a girly top Read more →