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Pumpkin Perfection

Pumpkin Perfection

Carsten Oyer, Columnist

November 2, 2019

Everyone knows that pumpkins are one of the classic symbols of fall. We use them for Halloween decorations, food sources, and even facial masks. Now, using materials as simple as yarn, you can make adorable little pumpkin decorations that are perfect for the fall season! Materials: Green yarn (a variation of s...

What Kind of Hairdo Should You Do?

Camryn Marshall, Columnist

May 17, 2019

With prom just around the corner, ideas for hair, makeup, and outfit changes are going through everyone's mind. Here are a few simple hair styles that can be done with medium/long hair for prom day. Half Up, Half Down Braid:   Simple Low Ponytail: Half Up, Half Down Pon...

Getting Your Prom Fit on a Budget

Getting Your Prom Fit on a Budget

Amber Fretwell, Columnist

May 3, 2019

Prom is just around the corner and all the money you’ve been saving can easily be spent on just two things: a dress or suit, and a ticket. But finding an outfit to wear to prom that you love, is affordable, and is able to last the whole night is quite hard, especially when you are on a budget. T...

Long Live Lagerfeld

Max Larsen, Columnist

February 22, 2019

As of Feb. 19, 2019, Karl Lagerfeld has passed away due to an unconfirmed cause of death. Karl was a self-made designer who worked closely with big name designers such as H&M, Fendi, and most closely, Chanel. After Lagerfeld’s passing, Chanel released an official announcement, stating that “i...

Succulent Jewelry

Helena Ochoa, Columnist

December 21, 2018

Succulents are plants beloved by many people for their unique and wide variety of looks, easy maintenance, and inexpensive price. Additionally, they are perfect to use as jewelry. Whether they be necklaces, bracelets, rings, or earrings, people are using live succulents to create beautiful items for t...

Celebrities Embrace Their Imperfections

Allyssa Gauer, Columnist

May 31, 2018

For every 10 teens, eight of them have acne, according to Kids Health. Acne is a skin condition that creates multiple bumps (typically pimples such as whiteheads, blackheads, etc.), and primarily affects teenagers on their route to adulthood. These marks often discourage and decrease teen’s self est...

More Than Just a Cup of Joe

Meghan Tuzzolino, Columnist

January 27, 2018

Coffee is a popular caffeine drink that is a part of nearly 83 percent of the world’s daily routine. On average, people drink around three cups a day, which is equal to more than 537 million cups of coffee worldwide. However, many of them don’t know that it has uses other than an energy boost acco...

It’s (Ugly) Sweater Weather

It’s (Ugly) Sweater Weather

Max Larsen, Columnist

December 20, 2017

Ugly Christmas sweaters can be expensive or difficult to find at a thrift store, and the chances are you won't be wearing them all the time. So, why not have fun making an inexpensive ugly Christmas sweater yourself? Materials: Scissors Felt (one square of red, white, orange) Snowflake...

The Story Behind the Sweaters

Allyssa Gauer, Columnist

December 20, 2017

Over the last decade or so, the holiday season just hasn’t been complete without an ugly Christmas sweater. As soon as Halloween ends the stores are filled with ornaments, decorations, and most importantly, cute and cuddly sweaters-- well, at least, they used to be cute. Recently, there are lights, bow...

Athletes Winning the Style Game

Ethan Hurlburt, Columnist

December 6, 2017

Russell Westbrook, Oklahoma City Thunder Russell Westbrook, a 6-time NBA All-Star, 2017 NBA MVP, and noted for having the Best Style within the NBA for 2016-2017 season. “I wear a combination of everything,” Westbrook says. “I go with what I’m feeling and with what looks good, reg...

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