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Tik Tok: The Biggest Thing Since Sliced Bread

Tik Tok: The Biggest Thing Since Sliced Bread

March 5, 2020

The newest app taking the world by storm—Tik Tok—has sparked multiple conversations around the app’s unprecedented blend...

MICHAEL OLLEE • THE SPECTATOR

Religio Fashion Show: Where Heaven Meets Hell

May 29, 2019

The Fashion Club’s annual, end-of-the-year fashion show, Religio, featured looks heavily based off the themes of spirituality...

Janelle Abbott Releases Zero-Waste Fashion Line at Sassafras

May 23, 2019

Zero-waste Seattle designer, Janelle Abbott, revealed her newest collection at Sassafras on Friday with a trunk show. The collection—JRAT...

Evan Ducharme's design work on the runway during Thursday's LIFTING THE SKY: AN INDIGENOUS FASHION SHOW on May 2, 2019.

Past Meets Present in Indigenous Fashion Show

May 8, 2019

The Seattle Art Museum (SAM) hosted an event on May 2 in partnership with yəhaw̓ (pronunciation: yahowt), an Indigenous-led...

The Northwest Flower & Garden Festival held at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle on February 20th, 2019.

Spring Arrives Early At The Northwest Flower & Garden Festival

February 28, 2019

Soon after The Arbor Day Foundation awarded Seattle University the 2018 Tree Campus USA award, the Northwest Flower & Garden...

Horoscopes: The Signs as Accessories

February 28, 2019

STARS INTERPRETED BY: ASTROMO Aquarius 1/21-2/19 a Positive Attitude   Pisces 2/20-3/20 CHUNKY bracele...

JOSHUA SCOGGIN • THE SPECTATOR

How to Stay Warm & Look Cool: Frances’ Fashion Guide to the Seattle Winter

February 27, 2019

After wearing a uniform to school all of my life, I was excited to fully embrace the lazy and tired college student look when...

Renee Soliman and Andrew Manley search through racks of funky, affordable pieces in one of Capitol Hill’s many local thrift stores.

Mackle-No-More Fast Fashion

October 18, 2018

The thrift shops of Seattle are the stuff of legends—or famous Macklemore songs. Seattle’s second-hand hype, the musical m...

Getting Raw About Denim

Frances Divinagracia, News Editor

April 19, 2018

If denim-on-denim is wrong, then the new fashion trend hitting the streets of Seattle doesn’t want to be right. Fast fashion is on the rise as clothing brands such as Forever 21, H&M, TopShop, Urban Outfitters and Zara pump out new product at rapid rates for its young customer base. Many of those who are interested in high fashion and its sustain...

Dear Gucci: Cultural Appropriation Is Out of Style

Rania Kaur, Author

March 7, 2018

Gucci’s fashion show that previewed its Fall 2018 collection featured turbaned models, models wearing hijabs, and pagodas as hats. In the world of cultural appropriation, it shouldn’t come as a surprise, but it shouldn’t be let-go as a poor choice made by a globally-watched fashion brand. Although I cannot speak for the reactions of the Muslim commu...

Ask Mama Mozzone: February 28th

Emily Mozzone, Author

March 1, 2018

Q: Hey Mama, I’ve been in an LDR since the beginning of the school year, but I’m starting to think it isn’t worth it. What do I do? I love my partner very much. A: Honestly, as much as it sucks, love is about sacrifice. Maybe that sacrifice is dealing with the pain of your loved one not being near you. If you're not willing to deal ...

JESSICA DOMINGO • THE SPECTATOR

“Rebrand” Puts a Twist on New Fashion

May 17, 2017

Seattle University’s Fashion Club brought a unique spin to fashion in their 10th annual fashion show. In previous years, the...

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