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October 5, 2015

If you haven’t caught it yet, there is a new wave breezing over the Texas music scene and it is single-handedly taking over the game in a low key fashion. Robbie B, the Texas native rap pioneer, delivered a new vibe with his album “Somewhere In Texas”. In the midst of the misadventures and per...

Designer Talk: Rick Owens

October 5, 2015

While I usually offer readers fashion advice, tips and tricks, this week I’ve decided to do something more self-indulgent. Those who follow fashion as I do have a favorite designer: one whose runways we’ve memorized, whose looks we’ve coveted, and whose pieces are on the top of our wish ...

The Fairly OddParents

September 30, 2015

Courtesy of Nickelodeon. All rights reserved. “The Fairly OddParents" premiered in early 2001 and holds the title as one of Nickelodeon’s longest running cartoon series. Now, I will give readers a fair warning: I am not fond of this cartoon. I may be slightly biased due to the series premiering on the s...

Film Review: Lola Kirke and Greta Gerwig soar in Mistress America

September 28, 2015

★ ★ ★ ★ ☆ Noah Baumbach's film “Mistress America” is a lively coming-of-age comedy for two very different women. The script, which was co-written with Greta Gerwig, is sharp, funny, and heartwarming. Both Lola Kirke and Greta Gerwig perform their roles beautifully as two women findin...

Finance Over Impulse

September 28, 2015

When you’re living on a college budget, every purchase has the potential to push you over the edge. It may be tempting to give in to those impulse buys- those pieces that you know would just sing in your wardrobe- but your finances come first. With so many temptations in each store, how do you...

The new Robbie B

September 22, 2015

Somewhere in Texas there’s a young Robbie B, a fake hippy rocking tie-dye. Somewhere in Texas there’s a young Steve Robs, a fake hippy rocking tie-dye. If the alias “Robbie B” fails to “ring a bell,” it’s okay; we’re with you. Robbie B is fairly new to the media o...

That 70’s (fashion) show

September 22, 2015

As we creep closer to autumn weather, fashionistas are prepping their wardrobes with on-trend fall pieces (and maybe a few of my suggestions). While the rest of the world is focused on Spring 2016 fashion, clothes reflecting those trends won’t be hitting the racks for quite some time. The past ...

Not Quite Fall Fashion

September 16, 2015

The first day of autumn is growing near, yet it doesn’t feel much different here in San Antonio. If you’re dying to upgrade your wardrobe with fall items, but don’t want to be sweltering in the sun, you need transitional pieces. Pieces that aren’t exactly a cold-weather coat but also ar...

The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack

September 16, 2015

Copyright Cartoon Network. All rights reserved. Ah yes, “The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack.” Those that were lucky enough to watch this cartoon needn’t read further. Those that have no idea what “The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack” is, allow me to explain. “The Mar...

Fashion Mistakes

September 7, 2015

Fashion mishaps happen every day, as no one is immune to style sins. The often rushed and frantic schedules of college students can lead to grievous dressing decisions. Part of developing an impeccable personal style is being aware of what does and what doesn’t work on your body. Learning from...

Rodeo

September 7, 2015

So we heard “Rodeo,” we felt “Rodeo,” we were “Rodeo,” and apparently so did everyone else. Just a couple of days into its long-awaited debut, “Rodeo” has already taken the #2 spot on the iTunes charts. La Flame really hit a 3peat with this new album and he has a lengthy list...

The essentials

August 31, 2015

With the start of each new semester there comes brand new looks. The million-dollar question is: do you find your wardrobe lacking? Quality, not quantity, should be the emphasis for a well-built college wardrobe. Pieces should be versatile and dependable without sacrificing personal style or taki...