Tag: Express

Weekly Recap #46, 2021

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I may have missed both blog posts this week, but at least I’m actually publishing my recap on Sunday this time instead of Monday! Boy, my blogging schedule has been so messed up the past month, but hopefully I’ll be able to turn it around once the academic quarter ends in two weeks. I spent the week spending time with family, celebrating my 22nd birthday, and soaking up the last of this beautiful fall weather. Weird to think I’ve already survived another trip around the sun, but I’m ready to kick ass during my Taylor Swift year—I’m definitely feeling 22!! Continue reading “Weekly Recap #46, 2021”

Why I Will Never Want a Career in Fashion

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One of the most-asked questions I receive from family members and strangers is if I would ever want to pursue something fashion-related as my full-time job. In fact, when I was a senior in high school, people would often ask me, or even assume, that I would want to study fashion in college. Obviously, I took a very different route by studying criminology and geography. I started college wide-eyed and undeclared, but I always knew fashion was on the list of things I did not want to study. When people asked me again during my Graceful Rags tabling event last week whether or not I wanted a career in fashion (or if I would ever blog full-time, if the opportunity presented itself), I was not surprised to find that my answer was still a quick and unequivocal “no”. Continue reading “Why I Will Never Want a Career in Fashion”

Going Out Look with Jet Noire

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I’m super excited to be teaming up with Jet Noire today to share a cute going out look for back-to-school season! Jet Noire is a company based in Atlanta, Georgia, founded by up-and-coming fashion designer Mya Brown. Mya recently completed an interview with Shoutout Georgia (similar to the interview I just did for Shoutout Colorado), so you can check out her piece here to learn more about her and her business. Continue reading “Going Out Look with Jet Noire”