The Suffolk Journal

Student Fashion takes Suffolk Community on ‘A Night Around The World’

Amy, representing India for the night, dancing along the stage in a hot pink sari with silver and gold gem detailing inside the Samia Cafe.

Julia Ahaesy

February 26, 2020

On Thursday evening, the Asian American Association (AAA) gathered with nine other Suffolk University cultural groups to put fashion from different countries in the spotlight. Students strutted up and down the catwalk in the Samia Cafe, proudly modeling clothing from diverse backgrounds in a beautifu...

Caribbean Student Network cultivates culture and color at annual fashion show

Caribbean Student Network cultivates culture and color at annual fashion show

Amy Koczera and Caroline Enos

April 17, 2019

Bright colors and lively rhythms filled the Hyatt Regency Hotel on Saturday night as members of the Caribbean Student Network (CSN) took the runway in the group’s 30th annual fashion show, “Elements.” Through highlighting the unique personalities and styles of each club member, the night showcased...

Culture connection

Felicity Otterbein / Arts & Culture Editor

Felicity Otterbein and Juliana Sanchez

January 31, 2018

Mosaics, like jigsaw puzzles, bring to light the beauty that stems from the bits and pieces that come together to create a larger picture. At first, what can appear to be a jumbled mess of scattered color and chaos soon becomes an array of wonder and awe. As a means of celebrating this kind of chaos...

Coco comes to life at Boston Fashion Week

Coco comes to life at Boston Fashion Week

Brooke Patterson

September 28, 2016

Boston Fashion Week features informal fashion show in Downtown Boston in honor of the great Coco Chanel.

Personal style brings success, recognition

Hoping to convey the image she has in her mind through photography, 
graphic design major Sherley Soraya Wijaya frequently updates her Instagram 
and fashion blog to share her individualistic and bold style.

Heather Rutherford

June 7, 2015

There is art that is painted on a canvas, sculpted out of clay and marble, and then there is the art of fashion. The moment that one’s personal style is discovered, it can then be manifested to enable the display of our creative identities. Sherley Soraya Wijaya, a graphic design major at New England...

The Fashion of Suffolk: Sept. 22

Photos by Jonathan Acosta Abi Hassan

Jonathan Acosta Abi Hassan

September 22, 2014

Rebecca Jeannick Ndawana Public relations major, class of 2015   "I like to shop on ASOS." Tom Martin Theatre major, class of 2015 Stephanie Rubino Public relations major, class of 2015 "I love thrift shopping." Erica Wisor Theater major, class of 2018 Elektra Newman Engineering major, clas...

Local designer premiers spring designs at Liberty Hotel

(Photo courtesy of Dilven Photography)

February 26, 2014

By Maria Baulch The clock is ticking but this is the time of the year where one can attend an event that you may be able to be fashionably late to. Fashionably Late is an event held every Thursday at 10 p.m. at Liberty Hotel located on Cambridge Street that showcases the latest from local designers...

Key to your Valentine’s Day closet, attract all the hearts for 2014

February 12, 2014

By Maria Baluch It is that time of year again when love is in the air. The city is painted red and every shop is filled with teddy bears and heart-shaped boxes of chocolate. With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we all have one thing on our mind, “What should I wear?” Shopping for a Valentine’s...

2014 back-to-school guide to fashion, as changeable as the weather

January 23, 2014

By Maria Baulch Take it from someone who has lived in Boston for a little over a year now: I have realized that the weather can be a little unpredictable at this time of year. Some days it is so cold that leaving the house, let alone getting out of bed, seems impossible and some days it is so warm...

Summer fashion tips heat up the sunny season

Photo by Flickr user JoellenLove

Samantha Cheney

June 6, 2013

Magazines and “Fashion Police” show the latest trends in attempt to convince consumers that “you can to!” They all seem good in theory but it is honestly quite difficult to know what you are getting into before you buy that shirt you thought was cute or that make-up product that yelled “Look at me!” on every...

Fashion weeks inspire 2013 spring street-style trends

Fashion weeks inspire 2013 spring street-style trends

February 27, 2013

Maria Baluch  Journal Staff Winter may not be quite over for us Bostonians, but don't fret because spring is right around the corner. And with the new season, who can resist the new fashion trends seen on the runways? The spring 2013 trends feature everything from bold stripe, graphics, and patterns to ...

Accessory Alert: Oswara Collections

January 23, 2013

Maria Baluch  Journal Contributor With a degree in Broadcast Journalism, recent graduate of Suffolk University Farrah Chamseddine has loved designing from a young age. She remembers always being into fashion ever since she was little. She used to draw dresses, wedding gowns, and just clothes in ...

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