Browsing Category:

Fashion Insider

Amp up your fall/winter style

October 31, 2018 by

When the temp drops below 65º I simply get giddy. Fall is my favorite season because the styling opportunities are endless…not too cold for a leather skirt and not too hot for a feathered jacket. And to be honest, I really don’t mind if I break a small lip sweat on the way to the restaurant wrapped in a chinchilla trench coat. (Just kidding – I don’t own one of those and I fully stand with the faux fur movement, but you get the gist of my excitement.)

Continue Reading

About Mary-Bennett Sigal

An aspiring artist and fashionista, you'll rarely see me without light blue polish on my nails. A firm believer that any problem can be solved with a glass of red and spaghetti bolognese. Usually wearing some element of fur, they like to call me a girly-girl. The perfect accessory? Kindness and a dry sense of humor.

The Weekend Before Halloween: Best Celeb Costumes

October 30, 2018 by

While Halloween is not until Wednesday, the celebration commenced this weekend and many of our favorite celebs have already rocked memorable costumes that will undoubtedly serve as Halloween inspiration for years to come. The celebs in my roundup opted to emulate icons, whether they be from the past or present. Below are some of my favorite looks from the weekend.

Continue Reading

About Sarah Smith

An avid doodler and restaurant enthusiast, I spend my days exploring Dallas with friends and plotting future adventures. Favorite things of mine include iced tea, contemporary art, Paper Magazine, a good bath, and my Vizsla Lola.

Easy Last-Minute Halloween Costume Ideas

October 25, 2018 by

Yes, October 31st is only a week away so surely if you’re like me, trying to figure out a Halloween costume may have slipped from your mind. Not to worry – with 2-day shipping, some closet finds, and a little creativity, these last minute (but super cute) costumes will get you in the spooky spirit!  Continue Reading

About Cairo Kim

If I'm not eating sushi or binge watching my newest Netflix addiction you can probably find me at soul cycle or in soul cycle attire. Obnoxious, I know. Originally from sunny California and infected with the travel bug at a very young age, I'm just happy to be here!

An Inside Look at the Gucci-Craze

October 8, 2018 by

Hey SMUStyle readers,

Have you noticed how Gucci is like, so hot right now?

Continue Reading

About Mary-Bennett Sigal

An aspiring artist and fashionista, you'll rarely see me without light blue polish on my nails. A firm believer that any problem can be solved with a glass of red and spaghetti bolognese. Usually wearing some element of fur, they like to call me a girly-girl. The perfect accessory? Kindness and a dry sense of humor.

Cheap Frocks for the Flames of August

August 29, 2018 by

Hello my stylish SMU students! Welcome back to the inferno that is Dallas, Texas in August. While the months of internships, partying, and relaxation are over, the summer season does not end until the fat lady sings…or dies of a heat stroke.

Continue Reading

About Sarah Smith

An avid doodler and restaurant enthusiast, I spend my days exploring Dallas with friends and plotting future adventures. Favorite things of mine include iced tea, contemporary art, Paper Magazine, a good bath, and my Vizsla Lola.

Ladies Who Launch: KCADesign

April 27, 2018 by

I first met Kris Ammon in a Design District showroom drooling over vintage Natuzzi chairs and Oushak rugs. Undeniably chic and smart, I instantly formed a girl crush on this female entrepreneur. A couple of Insta DM’s later and Kris, founder of KCADesign, has given SMUStyle the low down on how she got started, what fuels her insane artistic skills, and the simple – but necessary – steps to take your drab Louis Vuitton Neverfull to new heights.  Continue Reading

About Alegra Volpe

Proud South Texan that's never met a parmesan truffle fry I didn't like. Harper's Bazaar devotee and lover of rooftops, Sofia Coppola films and anything vintage. A typical daydream includes lounging on a Mexican beach.

Haim on the Move

April 26, 2018 by

Haim’s style is killing the game and they aren’t stopping any time soon.

Continue Reading

About Maggie Borders

Celebrity stuck in a Joe-Shmo body. Loves: High Ceilings, Rose Wednesdays, maximalist accessories. Hates: Crocs, horror movies, when people say the word "nippy." Currently working on my fear of online shopping and waiting for the addition of the disco ball emoji.

Air Maison Margiela, the Online Airline I’ll Fly

March 21, 2018 by

Forty Five Ten has given us another reason to love them. First, the luxury store brought Ashley Longshore to Dallas, and now add Maison Margiela to the list of chic Dallas inhabitants.

Continue Reading

About Caroline hogan

Constantly trying to emulate Carrie Bradshaw. Every day is a beautiful day to eat icing out the can and scroll through VSCO. Raised smack dab in the middle of the US of A, loves the Wizard of Oz, @girls_who_eat and anything having to do with Corgis.

Nailed It

March 8, 2018 by

Coming out of this rainy slump we’ve been in this past month (the rainiest February in Dallas history to be exact), I’ve been so relieved to finally see this beautiful spring weather! Although I hate to say goodbye to the all-black ensemble, it’s always fun to lighten the mood when the flowers start blooming again.

Continue Reading

About Mary-Bennett Sigal

An aspiring artist and fashionista, you'll rarely see me without light blue polish on my nails. A firm believer that any problem can be solved with a glass of red and spaghetti bolognese. Usually wearing some element of fur, they like to call me a girly-girl. The perfect accessory? Kindness and a dry sense of humor.