Angel Wang Staffwriter

Class of 2009


  • Campus chic

    At last, Carnival kicks off with a bang as it unofficially marks the start to the end of the semester. The weather, which is unusually consecutively sunny, the booths — just as exciting as the year before — and the assortment of Carnival food — fried Oreos, anyone? — provides Carnegie Mellon students with a much-needed and enjoyable break from work overload and sleep deficit.

    Pillbox | April 20, 2009
  • Campus chic

    As the famous saying goes, “X marks the spot” — or in this case, Topshop marks its debut in Soho on April 2, with a crowd all too eager to scoop up the best of the U.K.’s fashion finds. After an excruciatingly long wait for the store to open, Topshop was unveiled at 12:55 a.m. last Thursday in downtown New York, with a line of people that wrapped around the block twice.

    Pillbox | April 6, 2009
  • Campus chic

    At last, we can peel off our down jackets and set aside our sweatpants for lounging — with six weeks of school left, there is plenty of time to celebrate the official coming of spring. And, just like many students have been doing since last week, there is no better way to do so than to slide on a breezy, lightweight outfit and lie outside on the grass.

    Pillbox | March 23, 2009
  • Campus chic

    Magazines are all boasting “money-saving” bargains these days, but for many readers, especially those of us in college, fringed Phillip Lim skirts priced at $495 and Lanvin T-shirts at $478 are just not realistic options. Fashion-forward magazines like Harper’s Bazaar, Vogue, and W provide stunningly inspirational style ideas and covetable pieces, but they aren’t always the mo...

    Pillbox | February 23, 2009
  • Campus chic

    If you still haven’t settled on “the” outfit for Valentine’s Day, put down that Victoria’s Secret catalog you’ve frantically been flipping through for ideas and take a walk through Shadyside’s Walnut Street. Besides being a quaint, romantic area perfect for a date, Walnut Street also offers impeccable shopping options for all times of year, and a stroll through the area will reveal stores just as ...

    Pillbox | February 9, 2009