Marc Jacobs Fall 2015 Ready-to-Wear

Marc Jacobs Fall 2015 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review Marc Jacobs went into a different, darker direction for his fall collection. Rather than the dreamy knit sets we saw in his first collection since leaving the helm at Louis Vuitton, the designer offered goth-inspired outfits this season. Set against the famous instrumental score from “Requiem for a […]

Altuzarra Spring 2015

Fashion week kicked off on Thursday, Sept. 4. There was everything from too-cool-for-you ensembles from Public School to the prettiest floral frocks by Monique Lhuillier. In between, The Row designers Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen created the new ‘It’ bag for spring while Victoria Beckham debuted her first line of shoes. As London Fashion Week begins, here are […]

The United States isn’t the only country experiencing a drought. About one-third of the world’s population is suffering from water scarcity. The United Nations predicts the global population will increase by 2 billion in 2050, exceeding 9 billion in total. More than 90 percent of fresh water consumption is used for agriculture. However, researchers have […]

A recent Cornell study found ways to help with weight loss by design. Published in the International Journal of Hospitality Management, researchers found customers are more likely to choose healthier food options when those items are placed at the corners of the menu and described with sensory details. They discovered this by analyzing 217 menus […]

Running has tremendous health benefits. Squeezing in a morning run can lead to less stress, increased productivity, and a better mood. While the American Heart Association suggests 75 minutes of vigorous exercise or 150 minutes of moderate exercise per week, a new study published in the Journal of the American College Cardiology found those who ran for just […]

Fur shawls, lavish dresses, and ankle-strapped pointy-toed pumps were a favorite combination for many of the fashion designers at Paris couture week. While a few designers stayed true to their target market, others like Giambattista Valli and Giorgio Armani appealed to the youth. Giambattista Valli displayed a sophisticated, yet playful collection for his namesake label. […]

In April, Proenza Schouler dabbled with makeup for the first time. The following month, Disney movie “Maleficent” received its own makeup line. June brought Lorde’s signature berry lipstick and Kelly and Sharon Osbourne’s individual cosmetics. Come this fall, fashion designer Prabal Gurung will be launching his own makeup collection with MAC Cosmetics. News of the collaboration […]