Last Tuesday, February 19th, the fashion world was shocked by the news of Karl Lagerfeld’s death. Lagerfeld was best known as Chanel’s creative director – a position he had maintained since 1983. Lagerfeld’s impact was so profound that it extended far beyond just the fashion industry. He was an innovator and made fashion fun again. … More The Life of Karl Lagerfeld: the Good, the Bad, and the Controversial
Sustainable fashion is the newest trend in the fashion industry. As consumers become increasingly more aware of their ecological footprint, they have come to the realization that their shopping habits make a significant impact on the environment. By definition, fast fashion is “inexpensive clothing produced rapidly by mass-market retailers in response to the latest trends.” … More Sustainable Fashion: Suspicious or Serious?
Neon often gets a bad rap for looking tacky, cheap, and like you’ve taken a few too many notes from the 80’s and 90’s. However, we can assure you that it’s possible to pull off this trend without looking like a traffic cone! We headed over to the Museum of Contemporary Art here in Tucson … More Neon Meets Contemporary
What was once used as a tool to post our Clarendon and Lo-Fi-filtered photos of Uggs, animals, and cringe middle school pictures has transformed into something much more than we could have ever imagined. Instagram has become the hub for advertising, business, and self-promotion. Practically everyone, including celebrities, college students, adults, and even dogs are … More From Basic to Business — Instagram’s Journey
90’s street style has made its return and we have never been more inspired! A former TREND member and photographer, Andrew Sauter (@sautermedia), returned to Tucson for the weekend with an idea to do a shoot at a junkyard with a 90’s hip hop/industrial twist. After driving around and being rejected from our first shoot … More Trash and Treasured Trends
The world of fashion has long been influenced by media—specifically the film industry. No matter what genre or style, fashion always showcases itself in film, and some of the most iconic looks have emerged from the industry. Today, we’ve rounded up our favorite notorious outfits from movies that have made a lasting impact on the … More Film’s Influence on Iconic Fashion
Contrary to popular belief, Tucson drops below eighty degrees for at least a couple weeks out of the year, making outerwear a must-have in everyone’s wardrobe. Throwing on a jacket doesn’t always have to ruin a look, in fact, it can complete it. This week, we’ve compiled our favorite outerwear pieces that you need in … More The Outerwear Edit
The world of fashion is closely intertwined with the music industry. An artist’s unique sense of style often influences listeners to pull inspiration to incorporate into their own personal style. The west coast skate trend can be attributed to American rapper, Tyler, the Creator. He built the brand known as “Odd Future,” started his own … More What’s Your November?
ComplexCon was only two weeks ago and everyone has already stopped talking about it. Last year’s ComplexCon featured fist fights, the destruction of entire booths for limited supply clothing, and competitive lotteries and raffles in hopes of maybe getting a hand on those new Adidas Human Races or Nike Air Jordan’s. However, this year was … More Street Wear In Decline?
At this week’s TREND meeting, we had Chris Strachan come in to discuss his sneaker-based nonprofit, “Kick’n It For a Cause.” A sneakerhead himself, Chris started this organization to ignite conversations that address and impact important social issues. In 2017, Chris raised over 30,000 pairs of sneakers for those in need in the Republic of … More The Sneaker Edition