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With Fashion at a Crossroads, Sustainability is a Guiding Light
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With Fashion at a Crossroads, Sustainability is a Guiding Light

“It should just be the standard,” Yael Afalo, CEO of Reformation, a sustainable women’s clothing line based in Los Angeles said in a blog post for Time. “I hope that, moving forward, sustainability isn’t seen as an added bonus for companies.” By every measure, the global fashion industry is a goliath. Valued at nearly $2.4…

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Style File: four tips for professional dressing

It’s that time of year again, when bright, aspiring college students gear up to take on interviews for summer jobs and internships. This exciting, albeit scary, time conjures up feelings of anxiety about what to wear for the big day. I’ve brought together some important points to weigh when making your pertinent sartorial decision. Overdressing…

Style File: Seth Loeffler-Kemp’s personas and performances
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Style File: Seth Loeffler-Kemp’s personas and performances

By Shannon Mahedy Seth Loeffler-Kemp ’17 is poetic and pragmatic in his creative and intentional approach to style. He appreciates the difference between personal style and fashion, explaining, “Fashion is brands and design. Style is taking fashion and putting a vision to it, to your own individuality. I think I’ve learned to do that in…

Style File: Chris Mendoza, Macalester’s fashion chameleon
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Style File: Chris Mendoza, Macalester’s fashion chameleon

Miami, Cuba, New York, Puerto Rico, Azerbaijan: distinct locations with something key in common: each place has inspired the personal aesthetic of Macalester senior Chris Mendoza. He is something of a chameleon, emulating the essence of the variety of locales he cites as influences. Considering the distinct feel of each of these places, Mendoza’s stylistic…

Style File: Maru Melendez Margarida’s adaptive approach
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Style File: Maru Melendez Margarida’s adaptive approach

Maru Melendez Margarida ’17 is constantly observing her surroundings, focusing on minute details and isolating small aspects to incorporate into her ever-evolving personal aesthetic. Hyper-aware of the shifts happening around her, Melendez Margarida’s strong suit is adaptation. She moved from Puerto Rico to Minnesota to start her first year of college, and during our interview…

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