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Petite Fashion

By Elaine Holmes One thing that has always bothered me, and presumably many other women who like to shop and browse online, is the models which are used. They are always tall and thin with seemingly ‘perfect’ figures. These type of clothes are simply not designed for smaller, more petite women who don’t have ‘legs that go on forever’. I …


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Trend Watch

By Michaela Keating  In the spirit of the races, we’re placing our bets that these trends will be trotting around the racecourse this horsey season, so we’ve put together a few must –haves for the big day. (Horse puns end here). The Gals Yellow Yellow is everywhere this spring and is sure to be a front runner at the races. …


Does University Life Put Unnecessary Pressure On Students To Conform To A Certain Dress Or Body Image?

By Ciara Phelan Forty Five percent of students attending Universities across Ireland feel that they need to dress a certain way in college. These results come after 100 college students answered a survey about university life having an effect on their body image and what they wear to college. One UCD female student said: “I wore a tracksuit to college …

6 Ways To Wear White Jeans – Day to Night!

Michaela Keating White jeans are an essential staple piece for spring / summer this year. They are so versatile and work for both day and night.  I’ve compiled a few looks that are easy to achieve with a few pieces you’ll already have in your wardrobe!  DAY Stripes Stripes are a classic and whether they are are navy or black …

Think Before You Ink: Is Getting a Tattoo in College a Mistake?

By Michelle Hogan For many students, getting a tattoo is something they simply would not do. What will you do in an interview? You won’t get a professional job if it’s on show, isn’t that the reason you’re in college? These are very realistic thoughts that go through a college student’s head before getting a tattoo; I know, I thought …