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Jeffrey Barr looks in the mirror Monday while Keith Dorsett, manager of Heimie's Haberdashery, makes final adjustments to Barr's outfit at the Haberdashery store in St. Paul. The fitting was in preparation for the Homme Mens Fashion Show on Wednesday.

Fashion comes Homme

Grant Tillery
September 22, 2015

Minnesota has a rare timeless immunity to the wiles of fashion trends. While the outdoorsy look that’s en vogue right now originated in the North, local men won’t abandon it once it’s...

Left to right, Erick DeLeon, Jen Kaplan, Thomas Moss, Kathryn Korb.

Street Style: The Mpls. North Loop

Elizabeth Ryan
July 29, 2015

Minneapolis’s North Loop neighborhood exudes upscale refinement. The swank yuppie utopia is home to some of the metropolis’s best restaurants and boutiques. The stylish masses congregate over...

(left to right) Stu Rosenberg, Olivia Hanson, Joey Dokken and Sarah Olfelt.

Rock the Garden’s best dressed

Grant Tillery
June 24, 2015

Rock the Garden isn’t known for its style. In years past, baggy shorts and flip-flops were the norm, and comfort trumped any desire to see and be seen at Minneapolis’ quintessential all-day...

Graduate design students Robin Carufel and Kira Erickson put the finishing touches on dresses designed for activewear in McNeal Hall on Monday. Tucker Center researchers worked with College of Design students to create a line of culturally appropriate activewear that East-African middle school girls will model at a fashion show on June 10.

Breaking barriers in basketball

Jackie Renzetti
June 10, 2015

As a coach and behavior specialist at Cedar Riverside Community School, Jennifer Weber witnessed East African girls struggling to handle their skirts or keep their hijabs intact while playing sports   “Teams...

(left to right) Jake Anderson, Shauna Fenske, Rebecca Beal, Megan Jensen

Street Style: Northeast Minneapolis

Grant Tillery
June 3, 2015

College students often don bland garb instead of snappy, crisp clothes. But just a quick jaunt away from the University of Minnesota campus is Northeast Minneapolis, one of the most stylish neighborhoods...

Freshman Liz Carver models a french braided messy bun at 17th Avenue Residence Hall on Friday afternoon. A french braided messy bun is a simple heatless up-do for summer.

Best tressed with the Fashionista

Micaela Resh
May 7, 2015

Breezy sundresses and strappy sandals call for a new summer hairdo.    As the weather heats up, the last thing you want to do is spend hours in front of the mirror blow-drying, curling and straightening...

(left to right) Lottie Anderson, Shola Shodipo, Tricia Khutoretsky and Jose Ayala.

Street style: Envision Spring 2015

Micaela Resh
May 5, 2015

Emerging local designers and models displayed their work at Envision’s Spring 2015 semi-annual fashion show on Saturday in the lobby of downtown Minneapolis’ Orchestra Hall.    Ten...

Advocacy through design

Micaela Resh
April 30, 2015

Fashion is best served in a five-tier show.    Fashion & Business, a University of Minnesota student organization that focuses on careers in the fashion industry, is hosting RISE: Advocacy...

Senior and co-director of the Minnesota Miss Amazing Pageant Jordan Crosser assembles trophies in her apartment in Uptown on Monday evening in preparation Saturday's event.

Pageantry with a purpose

Jackie Renzetti
April 23, 2015

Around the clock, Jordan Crosser is making people feel amazing. Whether it be with a crown on their head or simple compliment, the University of Minnesota student is giving back. Of her many jobs, she...

Sarah Edwards poses at Arrow Boutique in Minneapolis on Wednesday. Edwards, with the help of her group I AM KXNDNESS, will present the I AM FABULOUS! fashion show at the Varsity Theater on Sunday to celebrate beauty and style at every age.

Beauty never expires

Micaela Resh
April 23, 2015

Revolving around youthfulness, the beauty industry often lacks representation for older generations. To flip the narrative, event planner Sarah Edwards is hosting “I AM FABULOUS!” at the Varsity...