The Minnesota Daily

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...

From costumes to metal music

Micaela Resh
April 2, 2015

Lucie Biros prides herself on being unique. She works with corsetry, leatherworking and outerwear —sensibility has never been a force behind her work. “I either do things that are really practical...

Apparel Design sophomore Sinead Kelly prepares her model at The Westin Edina Galleria on Sunday morning. Kelly and other local designers will be showing their spring line on April 3rd.

Fashion around the globe: Circle of Design

Micaela Resh
March 31, 2015

Two University of Minnesota students will exhibit their collections at the Circle of Design fashion show on Friday at the Westin Galleria in Edina, Minn. The students are joining three other designers...

Designer Joy Teiken poses at Joynoelle Showroom on Friday afternoon. Teiken is currently working on her avant garde spring line that will show on June 2nd.

Prehistoric fashion for summer

Micaela Resh
March 26, 2015

With wedding gowns draped along the boutique’s windows and walls, Minneapolis designer Joy Teiken busily sketches and sews garments for her ready-to-wear line that’s handmade with a keen attention...

Spring into men’s fashion

    The flowers are budding and so should your style. Spring is just around the corner, and the new season is a reason to boost your fashionability.     “Sun’s out,...

Five minute magic

Micaela Resh
March 12, 2015

Finding confidence with supermodel Oon Shu An. Actress Oon Shu An in a makeup tutorial video on YouTube. We need to start approaching “pretty” in a new light. Actress Oon Shu An, from Singapore...

Givenchy Fall 2015

Micaela Resh
March 12, 2015

A new face to facial jewelry. A model during the Givenchy Fall 2015 runway show. Photo by Monica Feudi. Givenchy’s Fall 2015 show is buzzing in the fashion world. Showman, Riccardo Tisci presented...

73 Questions with Vogue

Micaela Resh
March 12, 2015

A Youtube must-watch series.   If you have a few minutes to spare, watch one (or all) of Vogue’s 73 Questions videos. Filmed in a single shot, Vogue interviews personalities on what they like,...

Best dressed: Oscar recap

Micaela Resh
March 12, 2015

Who wore what. Award season this year made strides for creative works, social activism and fashion. The Oscars, on Feb. 22 was filled with Oscar-worthy red carpet looks. For overall trends, actresses opted...

Primp boutique owners Michele Gudmundson and University grad Wesley Uthus at their St. Paul store on Wednesday. The boutique, which offers fashionable items at affordable prices, is just one of six locations in the surrounding area.

Primp: Cheap Chic Boutique

Micaela Resh
March 12, 2015

Primp is a local fashion boutique that offers stylish clothing at realistic prices. Its owners — part entrepreneurs, part designers — Michele Gudmundson and Wesley Uthus founded the store in...