FAST’s ‘Altered’ fashion show captures transitory

The only thing that fashion buffs seem to agree on is that fashion is ever-changing. And on Dec. 4, FAST’s (Fashion and Student Trends) biannual runway — held in the Pauley Ballroom this year — highlighted “Altered” fashions as interpreted by the 28 participating student designers. Altered, as a concept,
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Local designer Maya Epler melds ethics and style

Retail therapy has long been a panacea for stress; with fast fashion and Internet shopping, it has become easier than ever to impulse buy a lion’s share of everything from Chelsea boots to bomber jackets. A dark truth, both labor-wise and with respect to the environment, belies much of today’s
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BARE career panel promotes the message, ‘be authentic’

BARE Magazine, UC Berkeley’s semesterly fashion and arts glossy, invited five Bay Area women in the fashion/foodie sphere to speak to students about their careers in a panel labeled Baring it All. The speaker series was started at the magazine’s inception and has been an important part of BARE’s history.
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