RCFUxBianca Jagger

Story and photos by Jacynth Rodriguez Styled by Aysia Ward From artists to activists, the women we’ve been highlighting this month helped change our world for the better. Many know this week’s boss babe as the first wife of the Rolling Stone’s Mick Jagger—but actress, icon and advocate  Bianca Jagger is so much more. Aside […]

RCFU x Frida Kahlo

Story and Photos by Jacynth Serrano Rodriguez Styled by Dom Khun Few lead a life as full, as colorful or as unapologetic as Mexican painter and liver-of-life-extraordinaire Frida Kahlo. She was born in Coyoacan Mexico City, Mexico in 1907 in the Casa Azul, which now functions as a museum and stands as vibrant as the […]

VCstyleU: Erica Thompson ft. 7:77SALU

Story by Jacynth Serrano Rodriguez Photos by Solomon Bullet and Wanyeh Digital Illustration by Ammor Dennis  Some of you may have seen the viral tweet containing photos of some gorgeous VCU students sporting varied neutral body con style outfits. From the captivating designs to the jaw dropping models, it was almost too much beauty to […]

Fashion Staples

Story and Styling by Solleyha Mathurin Photos by Mia Navarro  Fashion: a popular trend; staple: a basic or necessary item. We can assume a fashion staple is an article of clothing, or accessory, worn on various occasions during different seasons, that enhances an outfit when layered. Everyone has their own style, but we all know […]

VCstyleU: Josh Roth ft BNL

Story and Photos by Jacynth Serrano Rodriguez Josh Roth is hard to miss. The VCU junior, studying broadcast journalism, can be seen around campus sporting a top knot and at least one piece from his Beyond Night Life thrifted collection. Josh started Beyond Night Life with friends Micky and Smoove last May, but his love […]

Dress Decoding: Business Casual

Story by Briana Thornton Photos by Monica Escamilla So you’re starting a new job and you need a new wardrobe! For some of you, that may bring joy, getting to shop for all new attire, but for others “business casual” are two words you dread hearing side by side. There’s somewhat of a lack of […]

Halloween Hacks

Story by Julia Bratu Photos by Dom Khun It’s officially Halloween season! Unfortunately, most of us are more worried about how to meet those end-of-October deadlines for work and school than going out and spending money on the hottest costume(s) for the weekend. On a time crunch, it can be easy to give up on […]

RCFU visits one little world

Story by Maddy Murrow Photos by Kevin Keane RCFU stopped in to celebrate Fair Trade Month this October with one little world! What is fair trade you ask? The practice of fair trade is the practice of ensuring fair prices are paid to producers in developing countries for their merchandise. Fair trade promotes safe and […]

RVA Fall Fashion Weekend: Runway Show

Story by Jacynth Serrano Rodriguez Photos by Byron Koranteng RVA’s Fall Fashion Weekend concluded last Saturday night downtown at the City Hall Observation Deck. As guests began to arrive, there were boots galore. Ankle booties,  over the knee, stacked-and-stiletto-heeled,  and leather. Although there was a killer breeze up there, the looks of the guests and […]

RVA Fall Fashion Weekend: Trunk Show

Story by Maddy Murrow Photos by Jacynth Serrano Rodriguez  RVA Fall Fashion Weekend kicked off last Friday night at VCUarts The Depot. The event, free to the public, featured music by MASS FX, refreshments and multiple vendors from different areas selling a wide variety of apparel, accessories and visual art. Anyone who attended was bound […]