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Samantha Salvio

September 30, 2015

Slip on your favorite boots and pick up a Starbucks pumpkin spice latte because it’s finally fall! This past week has given us a first taste of the colder weather, but don’t start putting away your summer favorites just yet. Fall is my favorite season for fashion because it’s finally time to break out the comfy cozy outerwear, and I think playing around with the different layering combin...

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Samantha Salvio

September 23, 2015

New York Fashion Week finished just three days ago and I am already looking forward to next year’s show! This year signified so many monumental “firsts” in the fashion industry, there is no telling what new innovations and ground-breaking movements will develop in a year’s time. Before we start imagining ...

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Samantha Salvio

April 8, 2015

Spring trend report: culottes This is a term that is probably not very well-known in every day terminology: culottes. If you were to look this term up online, the first search result that would pop up is the tight over-the-knee breaches European men used to wear. Fun fact: there seems to be a r...

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Samantha Salvio

March 25, 2015

Wrentham Premium Outlets review While it’s natural to want to escape from the cold and still snowy weather of the New England area for a sunny paradise during Spring Break, I however, opted to head for Wrentham, Mass. I happened across this location from a family friend who had said these outle...

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Samantha Salvio

March 4, 2015

More than one suit, men It’s common for men to complain about the time it takes for women to get dressed, especially for when it comes to business attire or formal wear. We often get teased when we go shopping to buy a new dress for an occasion, but at the end of the day, I think it is because we like to put more effort into our outfit ...

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Samantha Salvio

February 25, 2015

Dress for Success Next in the Professional Series is one step up from business casual—business formal. The last couple of weeks have been all the need-to-knows for business casual in the world of college interviews. Now that those bases have been covered, it’s time to take a step beyond colle...

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Samantha Salvio

February 5, 2015

Tips to stay warm this Season  With more news of impending snowstorms, this weather is not getting any warmer. It’s bad enough trying to stay warm in the daytime with the sun out, but once the night hits forget about it. I want nothing more than to go home and just curl up in my heated bla...

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Samantha Salvio

January 28, 2015

Winter Must-Have Accessories for 2015 Men: Warren Beanie: Guys need to keep their ears warm too and these beanies are the way to do it without having to buy the cutesy ones with poms poms on top. These beanies are less structured and tend to droop in the back to give off the artsy English majo...

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Samantha Salvio

October 22, 2014

Fall Trend: Oversized Sweaters Morning and nighttime temperatures have been dropping dramatically within the last week, so it’s time to bring out all your chilly weather clothing or make a trip back home to change out that summer wardrobe. The tricky part now is during the afternoon when it’s still nice and sunny and t...

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Samantha Salvio

October 8, 2014

Pantone’s Fashion Color Report With Pantone’s statement on this fall’s fashion color report, expect to see a lot of fashion looks move towards a timeless look. “With the beauty of the past and the spirit of the spring—recreating it with color, fabric and style this fall season.” Pantone Inc. is a company made fa...

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Samantha Salvio

October 1, 2014

My Obsession: Knee-High Socks Warm. Trendy. Sexy. What’s not to love about this fashion accessory? I will admit that my love for knee-high socks is slightly influenced by attending a high school that required students to wear uniforms year-round, but that’s not the point! Socks are often overlooked and not even considered when deciding on an ensemble to wear. Most ...

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Samantha Salvio

September 24, 2014

 Sweater Weather Too Soon? This is the time of year where I get exceptionally frustrated with New England weather—the transition from summer into fall. Wear something a little warmer out and by the time you get to campus, you’re sweating rain drops; wear something more geared towards your summer outfits and it...

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Samantha Salvio

September 17, 2014

SPECIAL! Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week An event of this magnitude only happens twice a year—a week-long fashion show held in five different locations across three continents in New York, Miami, Berlin, Australia and Istanbul. This is where the top designers worldwide, such as BCBG, Max Azria,Victor...

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Samantha Salvio

September 10, 2014

Men’s Fashion: Beyond the Cargo Pants After the publishing of my first fashion feature, I got a complaint in regards to men’s fashion. The lack of men’s fashion columns stems from their lack of interest. “Who wants to go to the mall and shop for the latest trends” is not a popular phrase among male conversation. While women find shopping therapeutic and co...

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Samantha Salvio

September 3, 2014

A new Charger Bulletin feature, where staff writer Samantha Salvio gives fashion advice! “Back-To-School Comfy” Who misses their high school dress code? The answer: NO ONE! Especially for those who attended Catholic School and grew up wearing uniforms with awful plaid patterns, and ski...

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