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Joshua Lymon poses for a photo on campus.

Four ways to style Chelsea boots

Chance Allen, Lead Arts & Culture Writer October 11, 2020
With it officially being the marvelous season that is fall, many things are changing: the weather, leaves and perhaps most importantly, the fashion. Since the fall is a little bit chillier than the summer and spring months, it makes for the best time to bust out boots.
A student wears her mask.

Wear your mask, but make it fashion

Ivia Rollins, Contributing Writer August 22, 2020
Here are three tips to make sure your mask will never disappoint in keeping you safe and trendy.
Ebonye Smith, second-year electrical engineering major and lifestyle blogger at Mercer University.

Mercer student becomes a lifestyle blogger

Ivy Marie Clarke, Staff Reporter November 7, 2019
Meet Ebonye Smith: second-year electrical engineering major, golf player of 10 years, orange juice and dystopian novel addict and lifestyle blogger. And she’s only just getting started. 
Tazeena Mandani looks at outfits with a friend.

How to stay fab on a budget in Macon

Aliyah Dorsey, Lead Lifestyle Writer September 26, 2019
We all want to look our best, but being decked out in the hottest fashion trends can be expensive. You can look like a star without breaking your budget if you follow these five simple tips.
Alexis Quarcoo, Mahima Sultan and Nia Dean wear JeweledbyAQ pieces. Photo courtesy of Alexis Quarcoo

Mercer student starts Instagram business: JeweledbyAQ 

Aliyah Dorsey, Lead Lifestyle Writer September 10, 2019
Alexis Quarcoo, a junior accounting and marketing major, launched her own jewelry business this year, complete with an ambassadorship program.
Macda Hailu (left) and Marcela Gaylen (right) wear leopard print and colorful scrunchies. Photo by Suzanna Arul

Five summer fashion trends to try this year

Aliyah Dorsey, Lead Lifestyle & Opinion Writer August 15, 2019
As the school year gets started, it’s the perfect time to switch up your style. Here's a look at what summer 2019 had to offer for fashion inspiration.
Opinion: How Victoria’s Secret shows why fashion needs to be more inclusive

Opinion: How Victoria’s Secret shows why fashion needs to be more inclusive

Aliyah Dorsey, Lead Lifestyle & Opinion Writer April 11, 2019

In 2018, Vogue Magazine published an article that featured an interview with the chief architects of the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. In the article, chief marketing officer of L Brands, Ed Razek,...

Marc Jacobs had a fashion show that caused an uproar on social media about racial appropriation.

Opinion: Marc Jacobs fashion show: artistic expression or politically incorrect?

Ashley Antoine, Contributing Writer October 16, 2016

Marc Jacobs was the center of controversy when his fashion show for the 2017 spring/summer lines featured models wearing pastel dreadlocks with brown makeup/black face. As a black woman, I wasn’t offended...

H&M to arrive at the Shoppes at River Crossing in Macon

H&M to arrive at the Shoppes at River Crossing in Macon

Sarah Pounds, News Editor February 24, 2016
European-based clothing company to arrive at Shoppes at River Crossing.

Wear what you want, but think about covering up a little

Chelsey Guy March 5, 2015

I confess that I wear yoga pants. Since I am a 20-something-year-old female college student, this statement is probably not a surprising one. After all, when you step outside of your residence hall in...

Lady Gaga-inspired fashion trends should not overpower music

Olivia Brayan December 7, 2011

“Just dance. Gonna be okay. Da-doo-doo-doo. Just dance.” These lyrics were stuck in my head for weeks after a dance at my high school. Some mysterious new artist kept spinning around in my head with...

Macon knows how to shop 'til you drop

Macon knows how to shop 'til you drop

Kaitlin Marrin September 21, 2011

This week, the Cluster has profiled five boutique stores in Macon to help students uncover the best shopping downtown has to offer. Macon boutique stores may be small in numbers but are growing in style...

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