The Paisano

The neverending paradox of hipster-ism

Various hipster items

Ryan Thompson

September 6, 2018

A look into how society is unknowingly becoming mainstream. If you haven’t noticed the wave of hipster culture in recent years–you haven’t been outside lately. Or, chances are, you’ve been swept up by this wave and haven’t noticed. Webster defines a hipster as “a person who is unusually aware of and interested in new and uncon...

New Faces, Same Fashion

New Faces, Same Fashion

Robin Molina and Emily Hubbard

November 20, 2017

The trends that have endured for the past two decades have done so because they resonate with societal wants and needs and because they are easily incorporated into one’s wardrobe. ‘90s trends are among us in a unique way, they are so prominent, yet reside under the surface undetected. Mos...

Pretty in pink

David Hinajosa

November 1, 2017

Last week, I reflected on how pink fits into fashion. Blue has been my favorite color ever since I was little. I would never wear pink—it wasn’t my favorite color. That is, until I bought my first pink shirt two years ago. Pink in one’s wardrobe is viewed in varying ways. Since pink is stereotypically...

Black is the new black, and here to stay

April 28, 2015

Marcus Connolly, The Paisano Black has escaped its somber stigma and is now a symbol of style, a way to be effortlessly chic. Over the years, trends have changed. What was once considered risqué or tacky is now being embraced. Wearing fishnets, a crop top and black lipstick is ...