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Hoeschen’s all ears for new jewelry

Junior Ruby Hoeschen made this pair of earrings with beads and other materials from Michaels.

Elle Chen, RubicOnline

March 8, 2020

What better way is there to look fashionable than making your own clothes, bags, and accessories?

[FASHION REVIEW] Brandy Melville makes cute clothing inaccessible

The Brandy Melville features a wide variety of clothing, but all of the models can be identified as a size small.

Catherine Hooley, Staff Writer

February 20, 2020

The rapidly growing store only offers one size.

Does the Lower School really need uniforms?

Does the Lower School really need uniforms?

Tommy Verhey, Staff Writer

February 2, 2020

Uniforms are one of the many controversial topics revolving around school as a whole. Some students, teachers, and parents seem to like them, but at the same time, some don’t.

Thrifting has momentum as sustainable trend

Goodwill, the original

Sam Hanson, RubicOnline Editor

May 7, 2019

With a consensus around the labor abuses and pollution of the fast-fashion industry, however, a new sustainable consumption is growing: thrifting.   

[STREET STYLE] Sweater weather continues through February

[STREET STYLE] Sweater weather continues through February

Quinn Christensen, The Rubicon Editor

February 27, 2019

As winter drags on, students combat the cold with warm sweaters.

Political fashion: Students express political views through fashion choices

Sophomore Isobel Alm makes a statement with her shirt;

Julia Baron, The Rubicon Editor

February 19, 2019

Political fashion, whose popularity has been rapidly emerging during the late 10's is hot at St. Paul Academy and Summit School.

[STREET STYLE] Bright colors carry students through end of semester

[STREET STYLE] Bright colors carry students through end of semester

Quinn Christensen, Chief Visual Editor

December 15, 2018

Even on cloudy days, students fight the winter doldrums with bright hues.

Fabletics sells affordable, high quality athleisure

One of the biggest concepts that this company has captured, is the idea of affordable and high quality athletic clothes. On average, every top is $25, which is a $50 difference from popular Nike tops. Leggings average $40 each, which is a whopping $70 difference from Lululemon leggings.

Lizzie Kristal, Staff Writer

March 20, 2018

The in-store shop at the Mall of America has a positive and welcoming energy.

Feet-ured: socks and sandals promote fashionable self-expression

Senior Ned Laird-Raylor shows off his pair of flamingo socks, worn with a pair of Birkenstocks.

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

March 8, 2018

Students weigh in on the trend of pairing socks with sandals.

STREET STYLE: Sweaters weather the weather

Junior Elea Besse poses with a white, ruffly sweater.

Jenny Sogin, The Rubicon Editor

December 7, 2017

Sweater weather has officially begun. Students at St. Paul Academy continue to express themselves through their clothing while still staying warm.

STREET STYLE: Muted colors reflect end of fall

Junior Nora Povejsil wears a jacket from Forever 21, a t-shirt from Rock the Garden, pants from Target, and Adidas shoes.

Chloe Morse, Feature Editor

November 13, 2017

With boots replacing sandals and tights and long sleeves tucked under sweaters, fashion moves to shades of black, white, and fall.

NY Fashion Week is the intersection of controversy and history making

Hasibuan is the first designer to have all models wear hijabs.

Isabel Saavedra-Weis, RubicOnline Editor

September 23, 2016

Racial controversies and body positivity take New York Fashion Week by storm.