By Liz Hunt Procrastinating assignments? Afraid to update your Blackboard for examination results? Look no further, it’s time to relive or live through the 90s to an era of slip dresses, miniskirts and mom jeans. Friends the tv show not only provides us with relatable content which encapsulates the struggles of dealing with adult life, it also presents us with an array … [Read more...] about Styled by the show: Friends
By Ellen Corbett Ok, let’s be real, the nineties were not a good time style - wise for the vast majority of us. The decade was a time of questionable style choices that were definitely a bit cringe, but we can’t all be blamed for that, since most of us weren’t even dressing ourselves. But in the last year and a half, the nineties have really made a comeback, both on the … [Read more...] about Ode to an Era – The Nineties: Are they ‘Back for Good’?
By Amy McMahon As if I would not do something special for Halloween! In this issue we are channelling our inner Cher Horowitz, played by Alicia Silverstone. Released in 1995, Clueless has remained a central part of pop culture, not only inspiring fashion trends but providing inspiration for the entertainment industry as well. Australian rapper Iggy Azalea … [Read more...] about Living her best life: Cher Horowitz from Clueless
By Caileigh Ryan Slip inside the eye of your mind and imagine this: you’re at Glastonbury music festival, where everybody is in Adidas and parka - jackets. You’re enjoying the sounds of up-and-coming Manchester band Oasis playing ‘Cigarettes and Alcohol’, which they don’t release as a single until later that year. These guys are relatively fresh on the scene and this is … [Read more...] about From Britpop to Grunge (and the things in between): A glimpse at 1994’s defining moments in pop culture
Music and fashion have always been big influencers in our world. The way we dress, how we act, what we listen to, their reach is endless. But is there a connection between these two trendsetters? Can what we listen to stretch even further into our style and look? The purpose of this series is to show that, well, yes they can. As musicians gain recognition for their obscure, … [Read more...] about Lost Looks: ’90s Grunge