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Winged Monkey in Westport displays its prom dress collections, as schools in Fairfield County have both junior and senior proms coming up this spring. Some schools have a short dress theme for their prom, and  others are choosing long dresses. These themes can even vary based on age. For example, at Staples, the junior girls are wearing short dresses to their prom while the senior girls are wearing long dresses.

Prom dress peril: the search for the perfect dress

Izzy Sareen '22, Staff Writer May 6, 2022

Prom is one of the most grueling processes in the life of a teenage girl – figuring out heels, hair, nails, makeup and this list doesn’t even include transportation. However, by far the most stressful...

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, Arts editor 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...

Instagram challenges are the new trend that are bringing people together.

Instagram trends have brought people together

Jake Navarro '20 and Ethan Frank '20, Staff Writers May 14, 2020

https://soundcloud.com/thanrank/staples-students-embrace-trends-on-social-media

How to prepare your wardrobe for the summer

How to prepare your wardrobe for the summer

Abby Fleming '20 and Mia Daignault '20

Workout classes in Westport showcase individuality

October 30, 2018

By Marlo Von Der Ahe '20 and Remi Levitt '21

Music festivals aren’t all that they seem

Music festivals aren’t all that they seem

June 12, 2018

By Mia Daignault '20   You have to be a specific type of person to enjoy mud, garbage covering the entire ground and people falling every which way. Until I actually experienced it, it didn’t...

Fashion’s Wearabouts Episode 3

Fashion’s Wearabouts Episode 3

January 15, 2018

By Dana Perelberg '20

Students are falling for these fall fashion trends

Students are falling for these fall fashion trends

October 15, 2017

By Dana Perelberg '20 Fall has finally arrived. The temperature is dropping, pumpkins are ready to harvest and as the leaves change, so does the fashion. So why not embrace the fall trends for all they...

Health accounts takeover Instagram feeds

Health accounts takeover Instagram feeds

October 12, 2017

By Elle Fair '19 An image of grilled chicken topped with steamy vegetables and a side of fresh, dairy free ice cream is just one example of a meal you might open your Instagram feed to. It's not just...

The Fidgeting has to stop

The Fidgeting has to stop

June 14, 2017

Max Appell ’18 I’m here to express my issues with the next trend spreading rapidly across the country: the fidget spinner. These little plastic devices were made to help people who have trouble...

Being cautious is not paranoid

Being cautious is not paranoid

May 9, 2017

Arin Garland ’18 If you take the time to look closely at people’s laptops around school, you’ll begin to notice a trend; ripped up sticky notes and pieces of tape covering the camera lenses on...

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