WVU Students Win Big in National Fashion and Design Competition

Emma Ervin, Katelynn Walker and Mariah White, all fashion, dress and merchandising students, have been named 2019 YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund recipients, an honor that includes a $5,000 scholarship as well as networking and internship opportunities. “This was the first year WVU was invited to participate in the competition,” said Katie Jones, assistant professor of […]

Continue reading


Making Luxury Fashion Approachable

You’re reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media. Until a decade ago, luxury fashion was classified as a fairly elitist. There weren’t many places that people with a respectable income could go to buy designer outfits. Luxury market especially was unreachable due to the lack of one-stop-shops. There were a few scattered multi-designer […]

Continue reading


How This Fashion-Turned-Wellness Entrepreneur Used Chocolate To Heal Herself

After eighteen years of working in the fast-paced fashion industry left her rife with exhaustion, anxiety, inflammation and illness, Candice Puthawala walked away—and healed herself with chocolate. Her brand, Beauty Bar Chocolate, was founded during her time at culinary school, when her meditation practice guided her to create her own brand of sugar-free wellness chocolate […]

Continue reading


From blue hair to garment bags: this week’s fashion trends

Going up Blunettes From Lady Gaga to Kylie Jenner, blue hair is everywhere. Resentment Harness your negativity for a better life, says Sophie Hannah, author of How To Hold A Grudge. Quinotto That’s quinoa risotto, of course. Cultural altars Visionary fashion designer Grace Wales Bonner’s debut exhibition features an “assemblage of shrines” by notable artists, […]

Continue reading