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Students must balance fashion and functionality

By Hurmut Humayan, Oct. 28 2017 — The CBC recently reported that many people have been going sockless and getting foot fungus as a result. The reason why these people — particularly men — are going sockless? Style. The argument lends itself to the age-old adage, “It is better to look good than to feel…

Campus Style: Autumn Edition

By Gloria Beltran. Photos by Mariah Wilson. Kristine Arreola “I get my inspiration from ‘90s R&B music videos.” Third-year kinesiology student Kristine Arreola is taking advantage of the fleeting warm weather on campus with this look. Kristine styled a thrifted button-down by knotting the front and wearing it off the shoulder. She paired it with…

Platform Crocs and the commodification of irony

By Scott Christensen, October 10 2017 —  High fashion has always been a place to push the boundaries of what is considered fashionable. But it’s also a place where trends reign supreme. During Paris Fashion Week earlier this month, Balenciaga revealed its Spring 2018 collection. Among its assortment of fanny packs and work wear, Balenciaga…

Campus Style: June 5–9

By Saima Asad, Photos by Victoria Nergaard, June 9, 2017 — Jing Wang Top: Abercrombie & Fitch, Skirt: Hollister, Shoes: Puma One of the most exciting things about the start of summer is pulling out all your favourite warm-weather pieces. Being in class doesn’t mean you can’t still exude some much-needed summertime chic. Jing shows…

Fall Campus style highlights favourites that make a spring return to the U of C

by Emilie Medland-Marchen, April 04, 2017 — With warmth returning to the city, style on campus is changing. The Gauntlet took a look back at some fashion from fall 2016 that is leaking into spring. We reviewed the top trends of this year on campus — encompassing everything from the comeback of chokers, to ice-blonde…

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