Anyone who knows me knows I love leather jackets! My red leather jacket is a staple in my wardrobe and one of the best pieces I have ever invested in. Leather jackets are a classic that can be styled for every occasion and worn during any season.  And better yet, you don’t have to spend a fortune on a jacket for there are many brands that produce high quality, long lasting pieces at an affordable price.

Blazers are all the buzz this year. A fashion piece that manages to seamlessly transition from season to season, it is a must-have for your closet, not just for its style factor but also for its undeniable versatility. Below are some inspirational looks from celebs, along with boutiques in the area where you can find similar pieces!

As Vanderbilt students, our summers are filled with internships and research opportunities, while our school year is crowded with networking events and interviews. I don’t know about you, but the first time I tried on the typical ‘business-casual’ outfit, I immediately looked at myself and thought this is so blah. I instantly began thinking of ways to add a personal edge to my workwear, while still ensuring it was appropriate for the office. Keep reading below if you want to see where I bought pieces for my summer internship and how I styled them to reflect my personal aesthetic!

Vanderbilt’s Iconic Gold Color Dominates the Runway in Milan

Fendi hearts our ‘Dores! The iconic Italian fashion house seems to be taking notes from Vanderbilt’s own iconic colors this season. Their Spring/Summer 2020 runway show brought sunshine to Milan with its yellow, tan, and orange hues. The standout color that undoubtedly stole the show, though, was our beloved gold.

Read more about how Fendi ‘anchored down’ this fashion week season here.

Game-day outfits can be extremely repetitive, and we all get that feeling of, “this has been done before.” To avoid that awkward moment of seeing someone in the same outfit as you, try going outside of the box with your next tailgate ensemble. It’s a lot easier than you would imagine if you take your school’s color scheme and start there. For me, I like to wear color more than black, and that leads me to golds and yellows, either for main pieces or accessories. Keep reading for some ideas that you can include in your next game-day!