Month: September 2018

Sustainable Fashion 101: Recycled Fabrics

Sustainable Fashion 101: Recycled Fabrics

Reduce, reuse, recycle never looked this good. Welcome back to our Sustainable Fashion 101 column! I’m so excited to be reporting on recycled fabrics today, one form of re-purposed clothing and another stellar option for sustainable shopping. Recycled fabrics can actually refer to two quite…

Hautelinks: The Emmys Red Carpet Fashion You Need to See, How to Stick to a Budget and Stay Social, & More

Hautelinks: The Emmys Red Carpet Fashion You Need to See, How to Stick to a Budget and Stay Social, & More

Your weekly dose of procrastination. The Zoe Report has Every 2018 Emmy Awards Dress From The Red Carpet. Who made your best-dressed list? Related: The Hair and Makeup Looks That Shut Down The 2018 Emmys Red Carpet. And some celebs even rocked drugstore beauty products…

100 Little Things That Will Make You Happy

100 Little Things That Will Make You Happy

There are lots of little things to be happy about, so read on for some happiness inspiration! Here we are again: back to school, back to social events, back to being the big ball of stress rocking back and forth in the fetal position getting…

The Best Powders to Set Your Face

The Best Powders to Set Your Face

Looking for a powder that won’t cake your face? Here are our favorites. Here at CF, we’ve been discussing makeup essentials for college girls, along with our favorite products for each beauty category. This week, we’re discussing the best face powders, ever. Since the heat…

DIY Tutorial: V-Neck Dress

DIY Tutorial: V-Neck Dress

a.k.a. Introduction to Pattern Making! Cote Dress from The Reformation For this week’s DIY tutorial, I will be showing you how to make a cute dress that you can whip up in about an hour.  I’ve based this tutorial on a red v-neck dress that…

The Secret's Out: Here's Where We Buy Cute Accessories on a Budget

The Secret's Out: Here's Where We Buy Cute Accessories on a Budget

You can still look like a million dollars, even if you spend way, way less. Note: This post is part of our series on the best stores for college women: See our list of the best stores for cheap clothes for more store recommendations! Accessories…

How I Meal Plan on a Budget

Keep your mouth – and your wallet – full. This May, I was faced with a new dilemma. After seventeen years living in my parents’ house, and two years living on campus, I was on my own for the first time.  This came with a…

Rihanna Style 101: How to Copy Her "Bad Girl" Vibe

Rihanna Style 101: How to Copy Her "Bad Girl" Vibe

Rihanna was born to be a superstar – and her confident attitude is reflected in her badass style. A while back, we listed our favorite celebrity fashion icons, and over the next few months, we’ll be breaking down each celebrity’s style in depth and showing…

The Best Desk Lamps to Brighten Up Your Dorm Room

The Best Desk Lamps to Brighten Up Your Dorm Room

Those overhead florescent lights don’t look good on anyone. A universally agreed fact of college is that dorm room lighting is bad. Overhead florescent lighting has been the name of the game for my past two years in on-campus housing, and I avoid touching my…

We Found Designer Sunglasses for Under $10 and Here's How to Style Them

We Found Designer Sunglasses for Under $10 and Here's How to Style Them

We promise this isn’t a scam. The “Fabulous Find of the Week” column gives you the heads up on all the hottest, most affordable items at your favorite stores! Hello everyone! While the first few weeks of classes were all about syllabi and getting to…