The Paisano

Capsule Wardrobes and Uniforms

October 19, 2015

In middle school, I had to wear a uniform. I remember hating it because I felt it stifled my creativity and it made me look like everybody else. Now, there is a new “uniform” in fashion. A “uniform” is a specific set of pieces that you wear more often than not, a “flagship look.” I like to think of ...

American Apparel and the Darker Side of Fashion

October 12, 2015

Heard the latest fashion scandal? American Apparel has officially filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. On October 5th, the clothing company sent out an e-mail explaining the state of the company. Addressing the “rumor” that the company was hitting some tough financial times, they explained that ...