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Fashion Week a success

This past week marked the culmination of Orlando Fashion Week’s fourth year. Lasting from April 6 to April 9, this growing showcase of local fashion design featured seminars, designer talks, television appearances, and the presentations of collections by all of [...]

April 13, 2016 Columns, Media, Opinion, Rollins Runway

Fashion and technology collide for couture looks

For Nicole Otero ‘18, fashion is an important part of her identity. Her closet helps define who she is and how she presents herself each day. When asked about her personal style, she described it as “street chic,” and she [...]

April 6, 2016 Arts & Entertainment, Columns, Opinion, Rollins Runway

Everyday makeup at Rollins

In regards to fashion, makeup is the finishing touch to any look. It can make or break an outfit. Doll lashes or spindly spikes? Smokey gold eyeshadow or neutral greyish-browns? Red lip or pink? Defined contours or a soft round [...]

March 31, 2016 Arts & Entertainment, Columns, Opinion, Rollins Runway

Behind the scenes look at model fittings

Last Sunday, I attended the model fittings for Orlando Fashion Week, an annual event taking place from April 6 to April 9 this year. The event, held at Baterby’s Art Gallery, will include fashion talks, silent auctions, a kick-off party, [...]

March 23, 2016 Arts & Entertainment, Columns, Rollins Runway

Spring fashion arrives at Rollins

It is the spring of suede this year, as ‘70s-inspired styles work their way down runways around the world. Ruffles, puffy sleeves, sundresses, fringe, and floral patterns have been seen everywhere lately. One popular style called “the X-factor” features a [...]

March 17, 2016 Arts & Entertainment, Opinion, Rollins Runway

Unique trends coming this fashion week

In the month or so leading up to Orlando Fashion Week this April, the show’s designers are gearing up to display their one-of-a-kind collections. For this unique runway show, each designer is challenged to create a collection unique to their [...]

March 10, 2016 Arts & Entertainment, Columns, Opinion, Rollins Runway

Trash 2 Trends

This past weekend, I served as a stylist and makeup artist in the annual Trash 2 Trends Fashion Show, an event organized by Keep Orlando Beautiful and sponsored by Sea World. The show’s purpose is to raise money for cleaning [...]

February 11, 2016 Arts & Entertainment, Rollins Runway

Tricks to dressing for Florida weather

By now, everyone is ready to run up north for winter to escape the heat that seems to have permanently settled over Florida. In fact, Florida is experiencing record highs for November. Do not give up hope on cooler weather [...]

November 11, 2015 Campus, Columns, Opinion, Rollins Runway