The Role of the Style Influencer

The fashion industry is no longer solely governed by magazine editors and high-end fashion houses. Today’s fashion week front rows house a selection of handpicked fashion bloggers and style influencers. Fashion week, the four weeks where the industry’s elite travel from New York to London to Milan to Paris, marked the moment when “style blogging…

Final Website Self-Assessment

Being a visual learner, choosing the right format for my blog was incredibly important. I wanted a layout that displayed my blog posts, included the variety of images, and showcased my content in an visually appealing way. With that being said, I pretty much stuck with the same format all semester. In terms of the…

Creative Project

Magazine Publication For my creative project, I created a fashion magazine unraveling the ever-changing role of the style influencer. On each page, I showcased the highlights of my favorites: Aimee Song, Tessa Barton, Danielle Bernstein, Chiara Ferragni, Negin Mirsalehi, and Camila Coelho. I wanted to create something tangible to embody all I admired about these…

News Response #5

“Wikipedia Isn’t Officially a Social Network. But the Harassment Can Get Ugly.” For the 18 years of Wikipedia’s existence, it has become the epicenter of information in our lives. For the everyday user, they may briefly skim Wikipedia for an overview of a topic or a date of birth. However, for Wikipedia’s editing community, the…

Research Paper Rough Draft

The fashion industry is no longer solely governed by magazine/editorial editors. Today’s fashion week front rows reside a large majority of fashion bloggers and/or influencers. Fashion week, the four weeks where fashion’s elite travel from New York to London to Milan to Paris, marked the “moment when style blogging as a genre first moved from…

News Response #4

After exploring the virtue of video games in class, specifically “Florence” and “Monument,” I wanted to further delve into the world of games created for purposes beyond mere pleasure. In this week’s article, the author discussed the video game, “Sea of Solitude,” which was created to help those overcome feelings of loneliness. The creator of…