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Say No To The Sweater!

Say No To The Sweater!

Michelle Lee, Senior Staff Writer

January 13, 2016


Filed under CULTURE, FASHION, FEATURES, LATEST STORIES

So when is the only time that wearing ugly sweaters is acceptable? Yep. You guessed it. Only during Christmas time. This year, Floral Park Memorial's fashion club, Sartorial, wanted to do make a loud statement that would "ring in the holiday cheer." In November, Ms. D’Ammassa and Ms.Murphy,...

Sartorial Club, FPM’s latest style

Sartorial Club, FPM’s latest style

Michelle Lee, Fashion Club Founder

October 3, 2015


Filed under FASHION, FEATURES, LATEST STORIES, STUDENT LIFE

“Style is a way to express yourself without having to speak.” This quote from Rachel Zoe has stuck with me ever since I read it. Many people consider fashion senseless and materialistic without realizing how valuable and timeless it is. Clothes are powerful; they can tell a story, break boundaries,...

Fly this Fall with a Peter Pan collar

Fly this Fall with a Peter Pan collar

Sophia Skiadas and Victoria Buckley

November 9, 2013


Filed under FASHION, FEATURES, Uncategorized

Peter Pan collars have made a major comeback this fall season. Despite their name, these collars have little connection with the 1953 Disney animated film. In fact, Peter wears a V-neck t-shirt, the polar opposite of a Peter Pan collar. This trend originated from the 1905 production of J.M Barrie...

From Cowboys to the Catwalk

From Cowboys to the Catwalk

Sophia Skiadas and Victoria Buckley

October 28, 2013


Filed under FASHION, FEATURES, LATEST STORIES, Uncategorized

What’s the one piece of clothing no one can live without? Jeans! Jeans have become a necessary item for people of all ages. In today’s fashion market you can find jeans in any size, style, and even color. Levi Strauss started his denim business in 1831 with Jacob Davis for the workers because of...