Will “Marni for H&M” be a Hit at Mason?

By: Jessica Farley Math major Julie Michaels loves Italian fashion designer Marni. And she was totally amped that the high-end label is now sold at H&M. “I always am interested in off-beat, quirky designers, and Marni definitely fits that,” says Michaels, a  20-year-old sophomore at George Mason University. ” I’ve been pretty excited.” Marni’s designs […]

A Helping Handbag

  By Tabby Hardman Not only are Bindle Bags stylish and chic — but buying one helps the homeless. Frank Petricoin, a 19-year-old philosophy major and aspiring social entrepreneur created the concept for Bindle Bags last fall. The idea to start this business had been brewing in Petricoin’s head since junior year of high school and […]

Jason Wu Teaming Up With Target

BY: RYAN WEISSER Target is notorious for teaming up with haute couture designers —  creating more affordable designs. The Missoni collection sold out in minutes — the latest designer is  Jason Wu whose designs – worn by Michelle Obama, Ivana Trump and January Jones. Before now, Wu’s creations were out of reach for many Mason Students. […]