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Daily Cal Street Style: Halloween Edition

This week, we’ve got a spooky treat for you! Sproul Plaza was filled with spirited students from all walks of life (or death!): Disney princesses, mad scientists, sexy babies and witches galore! We caught up a few of our favorite characters on their way to class.
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Daily Cal Street Style: Drop it like it’s Hot

The lingering bits of an Indian summer kept temperatures higher than expected this week, but amidst the stress and sweats of midterm season we managed to find some folks who caught the bold October rays in style. Claudia (shown in the featured image) What influences your style? I draw a
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Daily Cal Street Style: Make a Statement

Whether it be with mixed prints or contrast color-blocking, we couldn’t help but notice the bold outfits your fellow Cal bears put together this week. Scroll through and take some notes! Vreni (pictured above) This cool grad student was running late to an appointment so we couldn’t give her the
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Daily Cal Street Style: Working Hard or Hardly Working

The Daily Cal roamed campus this week in search of Cal’s fiercest fashionistas. Typing away on their laptops or breaking for a quick coffee, these chic scholars showed what it means to study in style. Elizabeth (pictured right) DC: It looks like you may be a punk rock fan. Who’s
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Glamorama is a stylish show of acoustics and acrobatics

Few events besides Macy’s Passport Presents Glamorama can integrate such diverse performances as the runways of leading fall and winter collections and performances by Sheryl Crow, the Summer Set and even the acrobats of Cirque du Soleil. For the past 30 years, Macy’s has held Glamorama in different cities to raise awareness
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UC Berkeley alumna encourages fierce fat fashion

She walked into the hip vintage shop in a glowing chartreuse dress that hugged her curves all the way down, from her ample cleavage to the visible outline of her lower belly. That outline is the territory of horror and shame for many women, especially women who shop in the
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After picking it up recently at a flea market, Woodrow considers his leather jacket a modern and versatile staple. He is now rarely seen without it and swears that both his jacket and hat can be worn in all weather.

Summer street style

Berkeley students flaunt fashions unabashedly expressive of their personality

The Daily Cal arts staff searched the Berkeley campus for summer looks that capture the distinct individuality of our student body. As temperatures soar, tank tops can be tempting, but these trendsetters embrace any chance to express themselves. First photo: After picking it up recently at a flea market, Woodrow considers
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Fashion Editorial: In Full Bloom

Beat the heat with these key summer trends for men and women

In The Daily Californian’s first ever fashion editorial, we show you how to stay chic in the heat. With unpredictable weather around the Berkeley campus and the larger Bay Area, layers that mix patterns, textures and bright shades will take you from balmy summer days on the Glade to dewy
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Genderqueer fashion gets political in San Francisco

Bay Area designers combine fashion with political activism

Fashion has always played an important role in the portrayal of gender, particularly the affectation of masculinity and femininity — from the wigs and powder worn by men in the 18th century, to the gender-bending styles of David Bowie and Grace Jones, and now the recent success of androgynous models,
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