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Humans of Staples

Emerson Kobak ’18 struts her homemade first day of school outfit.

Ashton Dedona and Ivy Prince

September 13, 2015

The typical Westport teen outfit can be found anywhere throughout the halls of Staples: A Brandy Melville top, Lulu Lemon leggings and bleach white converse seems to be the go-to apparel for any high school girl, except one. Sophomore student Emerson Kobak ’18 makes her statement by wearing homemade clo...

There’s A New Wrecker in Town

There’s A New Wrecker in Town

November 23, 2010

Staples High School had its first mascot created 40 years ago, by Tom Wall, with the anvil and the hard hat. After that, the senior class gift was a $5,000 outfit, with a huge “Wrecker” head. That outfit was used on the sidelines of football games and other Staples sporting events for years, until it was left out in the rain, as said by soccer coach and Westport histori...

Fall Fashion: New Trends for a New Season

Fall Fashion: New Trends for a New Season

November 12, 2010

As the temperature drops, it’s time to pile on those layers. Why not do so in style? Take a cue from an animal or two by opting for faux-fur and leopard print, or march through the hallways in military chic. If you want to party every day and rock and roll all night, throw on a leather jacket and y...

Elmo's World Goes Too Far

Katy Perry: Playing Dress Up or Dress Down?

October 26, 2010

Lauren Mushro '14 Staff Writer Elmo loves Katy Perry, but parents don’t. A scene with Katy Perry was cut from “Sesame Street’s” 41st season premiere after parents caught sight of it on YouTube. In their opinion, Katy’s revealing dress up outfit just wasn’t right for the occasion, and her song choice wasn’t either. Originally about a boyfriend she couldn’t seem to hold o...

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