Recap: Global Retailing Conference 2019

For the past 23 years, the Global Retailing Conference has taken place in Tucson, Arizona, bringing CEOs and other leaders in the retail industry to the main stage. Students and retail enthusiasts alike are able to come in and listen to the advice and interactive presentations these professionals have put together. Students here at the … More Recap: Global Retailing Conference 2019

Spring at Sunset

After an abnormally cold Winter here in Tucson, Spring has officially sprung and we could not be more excited! Spring is all about neutrals and light layering, which is exactly what we pulled out for this week’s blog post! We drove up to a staple Tucson spot, Gates Pass, to show you how we’ve transitioned … More Spring at Sunset

How Millennials Are Reinventing the Beauty Industry

In the age of social media, the beauty industry has become increasingly more prominent. In the past, beauty has been focused on makeup and covering up “flaws” and “imperfections.” Magazines and media placed a heavy emphasis on what the ideal woman should look like and encouraged women to alter their appearances to fit said standard. … More How Millennials Are Reinventing the Beauty Industry

The Life of Karl Lagerfeld: the Good, the Bad, and the Controversial

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: Suspicious or Serious?

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?

From Basic to Business — Instagram’s Journey

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