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The bandana has demonstrated its incredible versatility throughout history, serving as a symbol for many different cultures around the world. More recently, the bandana has been found on the heads of celebrities and risen to popularity in recent Gen-Z and Millennial fashion trends.

Bandanas: The cornerstone of dynamic fashion

Allie Gillman '23, Assistant Business Manager April 3, 2022

Logan Goodman ’24 is wearing red Nike Off-White x Dunk Low University sneakers. Virgil Abloh designed and released these shoes with Nike on Dec. 20, 2019.

Virgil Abloh uses art, identity and representation to improve the fashion industry

Paige Tighe ’24, Staff Writer January 2, 2022

Virgil Abloh died due to cancer at only 41 years old on Sunday Nov. 28.  He founded and became the CEO of Off-White in 2012, and has been the creative director of Louis Vuitton’s menswear since 2018.  Abloh’s...

New sustainable clothing store, Unsubscribed, opened next to Benefit in downtown Westport.

Unsubscribed brings eco-friendly fashion to downtown Westport

Paige Tighe ’24, Staff Writer October 8, 2021

Over the years, Westport has been proactive about finding environmentally safe alternatives to everyday products, such as using paper bags and straws instead of plastic. As of April 2021, an eco-friendly...

Met Gala 2021: reviewing a night of fashion

Jolie Gefen ’24, Staff Writer October 2, 2021

The Met Gala, an annual night of celebrities and iconic fashion statements, was held on Sept. 13 after not being held since 2019 due to Covid-19. Although the star-studded event is usually held on...

Nail art has been a growing trend so many have taken part in. The use of abstract colors and designs creatively display small works of art subtly draw attention to one’s nails.

Nail art designs: expanding creativity and expression

Emma Smith ’22, Staff Writer May 11, 2021

Lines, dots, stripes, pink, green, yellow. The options are limitless when it comes to nail art, a versatile and creative trend currently hitting social media.  Though it isn’t clear where or who...

The Oscars lookbook: glitz, glam, and gorgeous gowns

The Oscars lookbook: glitz, glam, and gorgeous gowns

Charlotte Gurley ’23, Staff Writer May 7, 2021

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Crafting clothes proves fun quarantine activity

Elle Vail ’23 March 19, 2021

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Bold intentional monochromatic outfits seemed to be the trend of the Inauguration. Dr. Jill Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris, and former First Lady Michelle Obama quickly became a popular trio in their complementary jewel tones by American designers.

Inaugural fashion proves to signify more than meets the eye

Madeline Michalowski ’22, Staff Writer February 4, 2021

Immediately following the inauguration of 46th President Joe Biden, social media platforms and school hallways buzzed with comments not only about the monumental day, but what first met the eye: inaugural...

Juliette Savarino ’22, Miss Westport Teen USA 2020, has been preparing extensively in areas like communication and confidence in order to compete in her first major pageant early next year, Miss Teen Connecticut.

Savarino cultivates confidence and community through pageantry

Lea Rivel ’22, Web Arts Editor November 3, 2020

Staples students have a variety of talents, hobbies and skills: acting, music, sports, art, STEM and more. But an area of extracurricular activity that many students may not have previously gotten a look...

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