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I’m Hooked!

I’m Hooked!

By AMANDA REGALADO

 
 

The Supermarket Spa

The Supermarket Spa

Whether it’s a Valentine’s Day dinner or a hot date with your couch, it’s always nice to look and feel beautiful without breaking the bank. Instead heading to a beauty counter for  a $40 face serum from Bloomingdale’s, open the kitchen cabinet and use household items to beautify and get […]

 
 

Five Closet Essentials for a Winter to Spring Wardrobe

Five Closet Essentials for a Winter to Spring Wardrobe

Starting as early as February, the weather begins to change in New York. It’s not quite as cold as winter can be, but it’s also not hot enough to bust out the floral shorts you shoved at the back of your closet in November. Here are some closet essentials that […]

 
 

Is Shared-Fashion The Future of Fashion?

Is Shared-Fashion The Future of Fashion?

  A growing segment of fashion-forward millennials is adopting a new way to shop for clothes. The increase of closet-sharing apps and rental services, including Rent the Runway (RTR) Unlimited and Poshmark, exemplifies the “no-ownership” consumerism trend characteristic of the millennial generation. By definition, a “shared economy” is a system […]

 
 

Raised on the Web

Raised on the Web

I found myself scrolling aimlessly through my Facebook news feed, again. Hoping to read more on the current political sphere and the cat and mouse game between Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. While I managed to stumble upon one, maybe two articles that met my demands, overwhelmingly […]

 
 

Millennials are Behind the Rising Popularity of Delivery Services

Millennials are Behind the Rising Popularity of Delivery Services

By CLAIRE WANG Michelle Lim, 21, knew that lugging a box of 500 strawberries around her neighborhood was going to be a hefty challenge for a 105-pound, five-foot-three Korean girl. So she enlisted help, in the form of a smartphone application. A junior at New York University, Lim leads the […]

 
 

Music Streaming Targets the Millennial Ear

Music Streaming Targets the Millennial Ear

By LEE XIE Imran Sobh, a 30-something user experience designer and New Yorker, listens to music around the clock. He can often be found at his desk, headphones in, the latest track from Kendrick Lamar playing loudly while his head bobs to the beat. Sobh’s headphones go in during the […]

 
 

Millennials Say ‘Wine Not’

Millennials Say ‘Wine Not’

By ATALIE GIMMEL Summer Betzel says that after a long day of alternating between part-time jobs and applications for full-time employment— she just graduated from Arizona State University, summa cum laude mind you — there is nothing more rewarding than a great glass of wine. Having collegiate experience with alcohol […]

 
 

Millennial Diets: All About Convenience

Millennial Diets: All About Convenience

By SHIRLEY FOO  It’s 9 on a Wednesday night and you’ve just returned to your dorm room after a full day of interning, followed by a two-hour lecture. You open your refrigerator but it’s empty! You ate those leftovers yesterday. You contemplate going on Seamless again, but do you really […]

 
 

Ghosting: Why Your Dates Are Disappearing

Ghosting: Why Your Dates Are Disappearing

By ZACH LARIMER   I went on my first date when I was a freshman in college. In typical millennial fashion it was a Tinder date and to say that he was hot would be a gross understatement. He looked like an Abercrombie model. He was tall, tan, and muscular […]