5 Fashion Bloggers You Need in Your Feed

Here at hilltop voGUe we admit we’re a bit addicted to Instagram. Not only is it a fun way to keep up with friends, but it can also be a great way to draw inspiration from people all over the world, particularly when it comes to fashion. To bring some style to your feed, we’ve compiled a short list of our favorite bloggers.  We guarantee these Instagramers are well worth jeopardizing your follower to following ratio.

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Black History Month’s Fashionable Finale

To bring Black History Month at Georgetown to a close, students of the Georgetown Black Leadership Forum put on a spectacular fashion show in Riggs Library.  The two-hour celebration of history, creativity, and culture included a spoken word poetry performance, beautiful a cappella renditions by Georgetown student a capella group Resonance Essence Live (REL), and of course, fashion.  Georgetown students modeled pieces by local designers Royal Tribe and J. Mi, as well as a collection of evening wear by Rent the Runway.   

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Beyond the Tramp Stamp

Like fashion, tattoos are a form of self-expression that can represent anything from a personal statement to a cherished memory. They can say a lot about a person, but behind every tattoo is usually a deeper, more meaningful story. In order to learn more about our own Georgetown community, I sat down with a couple students to ask about their tattoos.

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What’s Old is New: The Retro Trend

What do Chuck Taylors, high-waisted jeans, and the choker have in common? Their retro genius. Fashion’s cyclical nature has deemed them all cool again, and retro styles are more predominant than ever. Picture someone sporting the  “mom jean,” a messy ponytail and scrunchie, bright lipstick, and white converse – this look is no longer just a character’s wardrobe in Beverly Hills 90210, but once again the norm, now often combined with some edgier and modern accents, like rounded vintage frames and spunky patterns.

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Couture Shock: Rent the Runway

Designer dresses make occasions memorable in an indescribable way. Unfortunately, the price tag for such pieces can get high enough to deter fashionistas from indulging.  Cue Rent the Runway’s founders, Harvard business school grads Jennifer Hyman and Jennifer Fleiss, who saw a world increasingly dominated by rental access – from Netflix to luxury rental cars – and decided to incorporate it into fashion.  Rent the Runway revolutionized the market for rental couture by offering the option to look glamorous in high-fashion dresses without the costs of purchasing them.  

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Thirty Seventh loves 2 Chainz

Hayden (co-President): “The necklace with the rectangular charm is one I’ve had since I was a baby—it has my name etched on the back. My younger sister has an identical one (which she also layers with another gold necklace). I got the longer teardrop one as a birthday gift from my mom last year. As I was fumbling to unclasp the rectangular one I had on before trying on the teardrop necklace, my mom suggested that I just wear the new one over the other. I ended up loving how they looked together, and now I rarely take them off. I’m very picky with jewelry and prefer to keep my hardware simple, so I’m a fan of how understated the pairing looks.”

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