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Wearing ties is a simply the better choice

Wearing ties is a simply the better choice

Chase Gornbein, Staff Writer

June 9, 2015

I consider my style of clothing to be very simple. Not plain--no, I am not a plain and unoriginal guy--rather far from grandeur. That is by choice.  However; I would much rather have my clothing style be like this.   I am not into flashy and outlandish apparel; I never have been.   This...

Boys baffled by rompers

Boys baffled by rompers

Chase Gornbein, Staff Writer

October 30, 2014

Ideally, the romper is a perfect piece of clothing that fits all the basic needs for women attire. Consisting of both shorts and a shirt meshed into a stylish one-piece, the romper is crafted into a paradigm of perfection. However, there are many guys who are unaware of what a romper actually is. Sebastian...

Fashion icons strut the halls

Fashion icons strut the halls

Ben Foster, Staff Writer

October 30, 2014

When weaving in and out between students in the Staples hallways, it is easy to get overwhelmed by the expressive spectrum of attire modeled by Staples students. However, through the surging sea of tops, boots, jackets and accessories, Staples’ fashion icons Harley Kowalsky ’15 and Gwyneth Mulliken...

To layer or not to layer, that is the question this fall

Alison Morrison, Staff Writer

October 10, 2014

In the 50s, poodle skirts and leather jackets were hip. In the 80s, brightly colored exercise suits a la Jane Fonda were bangin’. And in the early 2000s, Uggs and Juicy sweats were sweet. These days trends like crop tops and short shorts rule the summer store windows, but with the weather taking a...

New stores downtown spark same styles in students

New stores downtown spark same styles in students

Amina Abdul-Kareem, Staff Writer

September 19, 2014

A popular clothing store, Brandy Melville, has remained a growing trend these past few years for teenage girls in Westport. It offers boho-chic style clothing that ranges from distressed denim shorts, to floral kimonos, to high-waisted skirts, shorts and pants. And with affordable prices and great quality,...

Some dress to impress while others dress without stress

Some dress to impress while others dress without stress

Alexa Vickers, Staff Writer

September 19, 2014

During the first week of school, some students come in focused on everyone’s new look. Classes and new teachers are the second thing on their minds. But if one pays close attention, one can see the people who are all about sweatpants with a t-shirt and the people who, no matter what, are in a dress...

Fall into the school year with new fashion

Fall into the school year with new fashion

Jackie Cope, Features Editor

August 25, 2014

Hang up your high-waisted shorts and crop tops, your bikinis and flip flops. We’re headed back to school, which means dressing back-to-school appropriately. All things must come to an end, and that’s true for your summer, and your tan midriff. Each year, Staples students debate what they will...

The laws of fashion lifted

The laws of fashion lifted

Claire Lewin, Associate Managing Editor

June 6, 2014

The laws of fashion, style, and society clearly states that no person shall dress in white jeans until Memorial Day weekend has passed. Such a rule has been in place for quite some time now, as only the most outlandish and criminal of persons dares to stray outside its boundaries and wear white jeans prematur...

South Moon Under gets underway

South Moon Under gets underway

Jane Schutte, Instagram Coordinator

March 14, 2014

One day Klaff’s lighting store was shutting down and moving out. Then, the next morning the store is painted, the doors are open, customers are shopping and South Moon Under is open for business. On Mar. 6 a new retail clothing store opened next to Top This. The warm weather this weekend triggered...

What’s Trending? (And No, I’m Not Talking About Twitter)

What’s Trending? (And No, I’m Not Talking About Twitter)

Greta Bjornson, Features Editor

June 21, 2013

“Just like any girl, I wore leggings with a jean skirt and a plain black tank top.” This is how Anya Kostenko ’13 describes the outfit she wore on her first day of school as a freshman at Staples. Take a look around. Chances are, you don’t see anyone wearing this outfit. Trends such as...

The Top Trends For Ladies: Summer Edition

The Top Trends For Ladies: Summer Edition

Emma Finn and Kaila Finn, Staff Writer and Web A&E Editor

June 14, 2013

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