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Sweet Escapes

Apr 18 2011 in Features, Style by Tim Adkins (admin)


by Dwight Thomas Delicious confections from The Rocket will satisfy any sweet tooth on a rainy day in downtown Ypsilanti. The Rocket is a candies and novelties store located at 122 Michigan Avenue, and we couldn’t have asked for a sweeter location for our May fashion photo shoot. The classic bulk candies and color-filled walls accentuated [...]

Step into the Bright

Mar 23 2011 in Style by Tim Adkins (admin)


by Dwight Thomas In the wake of spring, winter’s morbid tones of ashy whites and cool shades of grey have surrounded us for what feels like decades. For months, the only colors that emerged were the red in our frosted cheeks and the purple of our chattering lips. That is why I, for one, anxiously [...]

Technicolor Dreamcoat

Feb 21 2011 in Buzz, Style, The Wash by dwight thomas


No matter what the season, a trench coat can be made appropriate depending on the length, cut, color, or fabric chosen. This spring-Bring out your inner Femme Fatal  with a flirty above the knee length in  a sugar shade of white…and pay attention to the detail such as pleating or contrasting buttons.

Boy Meets Girl

Feb 20 2011 in Features, Style by Tim Adkins (admin)


by Dwight Thomas The definition of “androgyny” is “having both masculine and feminine characteristics,” and,in the fashion world, this term refers to the masculine and feminine characteristics of clothes, accessories and more. The past 30 years have seen an upswing in the intersexual-loop of pop culture; early 1980′s pop culture icons such as David [...]

Snowboarding Gear

Jan 12 2011 in Style by Tim Adkins (admin)


How to Buy, What to Look for & This Year’s Top Trends by Lily Duevel Buying a Snowboard is never easy, especially for those of you who may just be getting into the sport. There are about 70 different companies out there all competing for your attention and your money, trying to convince you that [...]