Christine Elizabeth Cauthen is a 22-year-old graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism. She majored in Magazine Editing with a minor in Sociology. She likes lavender, collages, brightly-colored lipstick, coffee, plus-sized fashion, advocacy, music, and rays. You'll never find Christine happier than when she's surrounded by an aquarium, hiding her eyes from a horror film, or finally seeing a story that she's been planning and editing for months go through production.

A&F Ditched Their Logo, Are These the Next to go?

Yesterday BuzzFeed announced that Abercrombie and Fitch is dropping its adorable moose logo. It was quite the shock to see the news, and it made me think... what would other iconic brands of my generation look like without their well-known and…
By Christine Cauthen

This Model's Interview Is Absolutely Inspiring

Melanie Gaydos wants people to know that she's not a gimmick. Gaydos is a high fashion model, but until she started posing for photos, she says she never really let many people photograph her. "I only wanted to be photographed by people who I felt…
By Christine Cauthen

What Did Britney Think Of Their Copycat Look?

I love the VMAs and music awards shows in general. Naturally, Sunday night I was sitting on the edge of my seat as celebrities walked the red carpet. Ariana Grande looked sassy and cool in a black Moschino ensemble, and Miley stunned in a leather…
By Christine Cauthen

Bandaids For Your High Fashion Wounds

If you get a papercut, bang up your knee or cut your fingernail a little too short, it's probably a less than glamorous experience. Injuries aren't ideal, and they certainly aren't stylish, but what if healing them can be? Sure, Miley made a couture…
By Christine Cauthen

New Polish Could Help Prevent Date Rape

For me, having freshly done nails is the ultimate confidence booster. From my best at-home attempt to a professional-grade shellac application, I love seeing my fingertips glisten with the perfect temporary and customizeable accessory. Thanks to new…
By Christine Cauthen

Are These Cover Stars The Highest Paid Models?

Last week we were finally graced with the highly coveted September cover of Vogue . It's no secret that Vogue keeps that issue's cover under wraps until the very last minute, so when we finally got a look at the hidden treasure, it was quite a…
By Christine Cauthen

These Women Show How To Rock A Hijab With Style

Instagram is such a wonderful place for fashion. Long gone are the days when magazines, celebrities, and runway shows were the voices dictating fashion and our sole sources of style inspiration. Instagram allows its users — famous and non-famous…
By Christine Cauthen

What Miley's Homemade Bong Says About Her

When you think of crafting, you might think of macaroni encrusted picture frames or homemade corkboards inspired by Pinterest. If you're Miley Cyrus, you would think of making a homemade bong that's extravagantly covered in anything from flowers to…
By Christine Cauthen

The 'Vogue' September Issue Is Lookin' Mighty Fine

How many of us buy a magazine for its cover? Are you more likely to buy a magazine with your favorite musician on the cover? Or will you pick it up if a familiar model's face is gracing the cover? The Vogue 2014 September issue is proof the magazine…
By Christine Cauthen

J.Crew Releasing Two New Perfumes Next Week

J.Crew is great at what they do. Their preppy clothing and colorful classics are a staple in many a wardrobe, but now the brand is hoping to become a statement in the world of making-you-smell-good as well. Next week, J.Crew is releasing two…
By Christine Cauthen

Watch Some Dudes Trying On Spanx

Spanx. They're your best friend that helps you through hard times but also sort of makes you feel like crap. If it's the day before your buddy's wedding and you just realized that staying inside and binging on pizza and Orange is the New Black has…
By Christine Cauthen

The Most Stylish 9-Year-Old Baker On The Planet

Not many 9-year-old kids can make a delicious homemade chocolate-chip cookie. If they can, it's usually not the kind that boasts all-natural ingredients. But Cory Nieves isn't the average 9-year-old. Before even hitting double digits, he can say…
By Christine Cauthen

This Stuff is Useless Once You Leave The Dorms

Classes start soon for so many college freshmen across the country. I remember in the last week of summer before I packed my bags and headed off to my dorm at Mizzou, a million things were rushing through my head. I double and triple-checked a list…
By Christine Cauthen

The Next Urban Decay Naked Palette Is Coming

If you're a beauty fanatic, chances are that you mark release dates in your calendar, buy more products than you can reasonably use before their expiration date, and follow dozens of beauty guru vloggers on YouTube. If you fall into that category,…
By Christine Cauthen

Plus Size Shoppers To Blame For So Few Options?

Plus-size women are officially being shamed for the state of plus-size fashion. People think we don't put our money where our mouths are — that we buy cheap clothing rather than investment pieces, and we're just too picky. Though there is evidence…
By Christine Cauthen

A Man Celebrated His Birthday With A Golden Shirt

What's the next step in luxury accessories if gold chains and bracelets are old news to you? Why, gold clothing of course! According to BuzzFeed, a wealthy textile company owner named Pankaj Parakh bought a shirt made of 18-22 carat gold to…
By Christine Cauthen

Kate Upton Won't Let The Internet Destroy Art

This model-turned-actress is obviously no stranger to risque photoshoots and nearly-naked magazine covers, but according The Talks for Details Kate Upton refuses to do any fully nude photoshoots. For a model who has bared most of her body on the…
By Christine Cauthen

How To Dress Like A Mizzou Student

So you're going to the University of Missouri! First of all, congratulations. I'm probably biased because Mizzou is my alma mater, but it's also a place full of extreme school spirit, support for your fellow peers, beautiful buildings, unique…
By Christine Cauthen

Kate's Hat Looks Like Everything But Headwear

The Duchess of Cambridge is a bit of a style star. Not only does she Kate Middleton pull off sleek shift dresses, tea-length coats and classic wrap dresses from the queen of wrap dresses herself, Diane Von Furstenberg, she's an old pro at pulling…
By Christine Cauthen

Lands' End Knows Girls Are Badass Mini Scientists

Recently there has been a larger acknowledgement of equality and representation of different hobbies for little girls. Commercials such as the "Inspire Her Mind" campaign from Verizon Wireless have encouraged us to compliment our daughters, little…
By Christine Cauthen