It may still be snowing, but Spring is already on its way.
It is (or should be) a truth universally acknowledged that, no matter how wonderful a snarky tweet may seem, it could never compare to the beauty of one perfectly draped piece of satin.
And now for Act II – how do shifts in the plot of La La Land change the protagonist’s wardrobe?
La La Land’s costume designer Mary Zophres remarks that “…having costumes that pop is very much the theme of this movie.”
Following up on an article from earlier this semester, we seek to explore how clothing is conventionally associated with one gender or another.
The shot lingers on her gold Mary Jane shoes for a while — that is, long enough for 14-year-old-me to fall helplessly in love with them. Sigh.
Can anyone lend me $5k?
It’s easy to shrug my shoulders and say that I don’t really have a choice in where I shop, but while I may have fewer choices than those who have more economic stability than I do, there are existent alternatives, if I’m willing to be more conscious and thoughtful.
Nestled within the plush folds of the black, velvet box lay some of the most beautiful jewelry I had ever seen.
Sick? Stressed? Don’t worry – you can still look good and feel comfortable.
In defense of a rather peculiar piece.
A shoe that changed a life.