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Story and video by Sydney Wagner / Contributing Writer Each spring, in preparation of MTSU’s Textiles, Merchandising and Design program’s annual fashion show, the university’s Fashion Promotion class dedicates the entire first half of the semester to planning the execution of the show, start to finish. This year’s theme is “Starry Night: An Evening of Art …

Photo courtesy of The Wrap Story by Sydney Wagner and Katrina Johnson / Contributing Writers  Yesterday was the 90th Academy Awards ceremony. Not only did we witness some amazing and talented actors, actresses, producers and directors accept their awards, but also had the opportunity to gaze at some expensive and incredibly jaw-dropping ensembles designed by …

Photo courtesy of Huffington Post February is so fashion-focused, and for good reason: New York, Paris, Milan and London all host their fashion week in February. But this month is also recognized as Black History Month. So, in its honor, let’s take a look at some of the most influential African-American fashion designers who continue to …

Photo courtesy of Flickr  Story by Sydney Wagner / Contributing writer New York Fashion Week came to a close Friday, Feb. 16, following the presentations of various designers’ Fall/Winter 2018 collections. Everyone’s eyes were glued to these collections, and each piece was analyzed for upcoming trends. Among the dazzling display of garments, there was one trend …

Photos by BingNan Li Story by Katrina Johnson / Contributing Writer and Kewana McCallum / Contributing Writer and contributions by Sergio Pacheco / Contributing Writer MTSU’s Black Student Union sponsored its second annual Color the Runway Fashion Show Thursday night inside the Student Union Ballroom. A line formed outside before the doors were even opened, and …

Photo and story by Katrina Johnson / Contributing Writer The fashion world is finally answering calls for inclusive sizing options. While stores like Cato and Lane Bryant have remained notorious for their available plus-size clothing, the demand for more plus-size options is so high that just two retailers won’t cut it. Women deserve to feel …