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welcome the new year, with a new wardrobe

     With the school year in full swing, come the end-of-summer outfits! But outfits are hard to coordinate with the exhausting heat of the outside and the frozen tundra of the English classrooms. 

photo by Anastasia Shureva with premission by Creative Commons

Zip-up Sweater T-shirt Combo: 

     A sweater and tee combo is perfect for beating out that summer heat and battling the harsh cold. Unlike pullover hoodies, which can sometimes be a struggle to put on or take off quickly, zip-up hoodies offer effortless accessibility. The zipper allows wearers to easily regulate body temperature by adjusting the closure, making them versatile for varying weather conditions. Additionally, they are practical for layering and provide a stylish, modern look while preserving hoodies’ timeless comfort and coziness.


The Perfect Outfit:

     Choosing a school outfit the night before can be a game-changer. It’s like a secret weapon for starting the day with a burst of energy and efficiency. No more early morning closet crises or frantic searches for the perfect outfit. Instead, feel organized and ready to conquer the world. This simple act of preparation saves precious time, allowing that last-minute AP Lang reading, and gives a sense of control over the day, setting a positive tone right from the moment you open your eyes. Whether it’s about expressing your style or simply getting ahead of the morning rush, picking out a school outfit in advance ensures that you step out the door with confidence, style, and a skip in your step.


Everyday Jewelry:

     Depending on your preferences for silver or gold jewelry, an everyday necklace or bracelet can make or break an outfit. Adding a necklace that you wear every day makes it unique. A small, dainty necklace will match every outfit and is easy to style. Bracelets are also a good option for an everyday staple; adding a bit of bling never hurts anyone.



     Back to school gets everyone in the mood for shopping, and the approaching autumn season opens the door for new styles and the cozy fall feeling. Finding a unique style is a great way to feel comfortable in your own skin. 

What Jewelry do you wear?


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Julianne Cena
Julianne Cena, Staff Writer
I am a junior this year and it’s my 3rd year in journalism. Outside of school I love to take naps and play mario kart. I am president of the Friendship Bracelet Club and my favorite subjects are psychology and forensic science.
Vivian Yu
Vivian Yu, Business Manager/Online Story Manager
Hi, my name is Vivian! This is my third year in journalism and I'm a Senior. This year I am an online story manager and business manager. I am so excited to write for Oakton again :)