Amherst Wire

Mass Vintage: the new store with secondhand finds

(Photo courtesy of Mass Vintage/@Massvintage)

Sophia Torres, Writer

February 20, 2020

Five months after its grand opening in September, Mass Vintage is running smoothly and garnering more support in downtown Amherst.

Ask UMass — End of the decade fashion

Ask UMass — End of the decade fashion

Meghan Carney and Nicole Biagioni

November 10, 2019

With 2020 quickly approaching, the Amherst Wire video team will be asking students about key trends from the last ten years in our "End of the decade" series. In this episode, Meghan Carney and Nicole Biagioni ask students about the best and worst fashion choices since 2010.

How to stay stylish and warm this season

Christian Linweaver's and Abby Mclean's fall outfits.

Samantha Croteau, Contributor

November 1, 2019

Five fall or winter fashion trends and where to find these styles on a budget.

Four sweaters to try out for the colder seasons

Four sweaters to try out for the colder seasons

Matt Hachisu, Contributor

October 23, 2019

How to look fashionable while remaining comfortable.

YouTube star Shane Dawson documents life in the spotlight with “The Beautiful World of Jeffree Star”

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Alana Zeilander, Contributor

October 8, 2019

Dawson displays all the ups and downs of being an outsider on the inside of the chaos of the beauty world. From a news story about the dynamic duo not being on the best of terms, to discussing Star’s ex-friends, fans learn more about his perspective.

Shopping at Goodwill can save more than your wallet

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Shiloh Clark, Contributor

September 19, 2019

The effects of fast fashion on the environment are more serious than many realize; however, alternatives to retail shopping are available right down the street.

10 Cruelty-Free Dupes for Your Favorite High End Makeup Products

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Sophia Torres, Contributor

September 16, 2019

Animal cruelty is a common practice in the makeup industry, here are some brands that are an exception and at a reasonable price.

How to transform your winter outfits to spring outfits

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Melanie Grados, Writer

April 30, 2019

Not sure what to wear in this changing weather? Here are some tips on how to transform your fall wardrobe into a spring one.

In pictures: Sita Haran, A Dance Drama

Once the drama was finished, the dancers and musicians lined up on stage as they were congratulated on their performance. 
(Sifa Kasongo/Amherst Wire)

Sifa Kasongo, Managing Editor

February 25, 2019

If you missed the showing of Sita Haran by the Indian Classical Arts Society, take a look at these pictures.

Top five classic Halloween costumes

Top five classic Halloween costumes

Jordan Reisman, Contributor

October 18, 2018

Open your wardrobe and close your wallet. Rock these classic costumes without spending a dime.

Add flair to your fall wardrobe

Maria Ting transforms a summer dress with a layered white sweater.

Matthew Hachisu, Contributor

September 26, 2018

Trade in your traditional college hoodie for something more fashionable.

‘May’ you be the most fashionable

(Chanel Connor/Amherst Wire)

Chanel Connor, Writer

May 6, 2018

Allow your wardrobe to blossom this month with the spring fashion tips below!

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