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Pitt students share fashion, college experiences and celebrity encounters on TikTok

With so many apps to pick from and so much content to then peruse, there are seemingly limitless choices for how to spend our time on our phones. But TikTok, the video social networking app, is the app of choice for millennials and Gen Z alike.

People spend hours on it, and Pitt students are no exception. In fact, many students have taken advantage of it and made themselves TikTok creators, with videos varying from college oriented-topics to viral dances. 

TikTok accounts come in all shapes and sizes, each with their own audience for a specific kind of content.

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‘I understand completely why you are a fashion icon’

Former President Obama is weighing in on Michelle Obama’s inauguration outfit, saying he told his wife he understands “why you are a fashion icon.”



a group of people standing next to a man wearing a suit and tie: Barack Obama to Michelle: 'I understand completely why you are a fashion icon'


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Barack Obama to Michelle: ‘I understand completely why you are a fashion icon’

The ex-commander in chief gave his first public take on his significant other’s much-buzzed-about inaugural wardrobe when he surprised a virtual meeting hosted by the Black-owned independent bookstore Mahogany Books and the Very Smart Brothas Book Club.

“They had scheduled somebody else but they couldn’t make it, so I had to fill in,” Obama quipped as he made an unannounced

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Designer of Meghan Markle’s ‘Husband Shirt’, Misha Nonoo, on sustainable fashion and her on-demand business model



a group of people around each other: Meghan Markle (right), the Duchess of Sussex, embraces designer Misha Nonoo as the pair launch the Smart Works capsule collection on September 12, 2019 in London, England. Photo: Getty Images


Meghan Markle (right), the Duchess of Sussex, embraces designer Misha Nonoo as the pair launch the Smart Works capsule collection on September 12, 2019 in London, England. Photo: Getty Images

Misha Nonoo’s “Husband Shirt” has become beloved by influencers and editors and has starrier fans as well, such as supermodel Karlie Kloss and Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex – perhaps the most influential style icon of her generation. The piece, available in a range of colours, fabrics and stud options, has become an enduring classic and perennial favourite of Nonoo’s nine-year-old brand.

The designer, who is based between

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Fashwire Launches Campaign to Support Fashion Group International’s Foundation

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb 2, 2021–

Fashwire further deepens its philanthropic mission, FashGive, as it partners with the Fashion Group Foundation (FGF), an organization which is dedicated to promoting educational programs devoted to fashion and to the study of fashion related businesses through the creation and awarding of scholarships; establishment of internship programs; and provision of career counseling services. Additionally, FGF supports the organization and sponsorship of seminars and other educational activities on a national and worldwide basis as well as sponsoring public service activities in which the fashion industry works, to serve relevant community needs, concerns and to stimulate and encourage

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Who is Elana Rochelle Caplan? Meet Amazon’s next CEO Andy Jassy’s fashion designer wife who loves to travel

Amazon dropped a bombshell on February 2, 2021, when it announced that founder Jeff Bezos will step down as the CEO of the company in the third quarter of this year. His place as Amazon CEO will be taken by 53-year-old Andy Jassy, who has been working with Amazon since 1997. He is presently heading Amazon Web Services and is the leader behind Amazon’s cloud computing unit. 

As Andy prepares to head one of the largest and most prestigious companies in the world, let us take a look at his family.  

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Coach x Champion Collab Features Paloma Elsesser & A High-Fashion Take On Everyone’s Go-To Sweatshirt

On Tuesday, Coach announced the launch of its first collaboration with heritage sportswear brand Champion. While the partnership between the high fashion brand that has a slot on the NYFW calendar and the athletic brand known for its sweats and hoodies may appear unexpected, the Coach x Champion collection feels like it could easily fit under either of the brands. Coach’s famed C logo seamlessly appears on Champion’s signature loungewear offerings, while Champion’s logo adds a touch of colour to Coach’s leather bags and shearling jackets. 



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Though both brands have long been around — Champion launched

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