#TURNITUPFORCHANGE

July 14, 2015 by
Jennifer Hudson Surprise Performance at Same Sex Wedding in Texas as Part of W Hotels TURN IT UP FOR CHANGE Campaign, W Dallas – Victory, July 8, 2015 (Photo Shannon Faulk / AP)

A few weeks back, an email popped up in my inbox reading “INVITE: Jennifer Hudson – Dallas Wedding Singer?” Curious and confused, I clicked on the bolded banner to realize that Addison had forwarded me the email from the SMUStyle account, and what followed was an invite to cover the incredible event that took place last Wednesday, July 8. The email didn’t include many details, but generally explained that W Hotels had teamed up with the Human Rights Campaign to celebrate the courts ruling on same-sex marriage. The two came together to throw a wedding for an anonymous gay couple in Dallas, and would be flying Jennifer Hudson out to surprise and perform for the grooms after the ceremony. Being the only SMUStylist (is that a thing?) currently in the Dirty D and the one whose most influenced by the gay rights movement, it was obvious that I would be in attendance. Continue Reading

Call Me Caitlyn

June 2, 2015 by
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Today the pictures of Bruce Caitlyn Jenner for the cover of Vanity Fair were released and…(fill in the blank). The Bruce Jenner and Diane Sawyer interview left everyone with a lot of questions but pretty much publicly confirmed the obvious. Today the game changed: a) I totally missed when anybody announced that this was happening; b) what girl-Bruce would look like was one of the most difficult questions to answer from the whole ordeal; and c) she’s fierce!?

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide

May 6, 2015 by
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Because nothing says “I Love You Mom” better than a gift. This mother’s day, celebrate your mom with the most amazing and thoughtful gifts. With May 10 just around the corner, I’ve created this guide to help you out with ideas. Continue Reading

Final Words from the Editors

May 5, 2015 by
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*Cue Vitamin C’s Graduation Song*

It’s here. The day we have all dreaded… Schuyler and Shannon are spreading their wings and flying away. You may think we’re joking, but in all seriousness, we will all mourn the blog’s loss of the two people who have shaped it over the past four years.

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