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American Dreams and Moto Jackets

American Dreams and Moto Jackets

Back again rocking her February fashion in the gleaming snow is Alex who is the daughter of two Mexican born immigrants. Her parents came to this country when they were relatively young, and they came for the same reason people have came for centuries: the American dream. It's the dream of making it in a country founded on freedoms. We don't have to make millions, have a big house, or a lot of fancy cars to achieve it. All it requires is opportunity and a life better than the one that came before it. Success in America is more than the amount of money in a pocket; it's about the possibilities and the pursuit of happiness.

Women's Winter Fashion and Field Hockey

Women's Winter Fashion and Field Hockey

Our hard work and dedication never end. Once we hit our goal, a new one to reach for arises and the struggle is never truly over. Today's teen winter fashion and January fashion featured individual, Julianna, had her heart set on making the varsity field hockey team in her first year of high school so that she could follow in the footsteps of her older sister, Jennelle.  Once she made the team, Juli was faced with a whole other beast, the actual season itself. However, she also had her heart set on succeeding on the team once she made it in too. Her experiences were always an uphill battle, and the odds were usually against her. Yet, she wouldn't let a little challenge weigh her down. 

Navy Ponchos and Rainy Days

Navy Ponchos and Rainy Days

The sweetness of a triumph can never truly be felt if there was no hardship that preceded it. Life is roller-coaster, and it has its ups, downs, loops, and spins that can throw us off course. Today's January fashion and teen winter fashion individual, Sara, she was faced with two sets of disappointing news in a single day. One after the other, Sara found out that she didn't make her high school's science academy and that her close cousin was diagnosed with caner. It was a grief-filled and more than disappointing day, but two weeks later, it'd all be turned around, and Sarah's spirits would be lifted again. Soon, the light would shine through the rainy clouds once more. 

From France To Fashion

From France To Fashion

The world is full of new experiences waiting for us especially in other countries with different people, different attitudes, and a different culture. For today's teen winter fashion and January fashion featured individual, Saharat, visiting France with his father for Christmas was more than just a simple vacation; it was a once in a life time experience because the conditions of it may never be replicated again. The country is home to Saharat's grandmother who he'd only seen one other time in his life. Saharat's trip also portrays both the reason to go out and travel the world as well as to cherish the limited time we have with family.

Women's Blue Button Up on a Drizzly Day

Women's Blue Button Up on a Drizzly Day

Our biggest fans in life are often our parents. They're there to push us to our limits in hopes to get us to the best we can be. We may not agree with their methods, but they always try to guide us with love. Today's January fashion and teen winter fashion, Brianna, has been playing the sport of softball since she was five. One of her long time coaches is her dad, who is continuously giving her advice in softball as well as in general. She couldn't possibly live without either the sport or her father, and this young lady is grateful to have both of them in her life. There is no shortness of enjoyment when she's out on the field doing what she loves with her biggest fan watching her from the dugout.

The Men's Black Pea Coat Look

The Men's Black Pea Coat Look

Results never come instantly or at least the ones we want don't. Everything takes work, and the harder we work, the better the outcome. Today's January fashion and teen winter fashion individual, Nick, speaks of his transformation from a heavyweight little kid to a built young man as well as his love for the sport of basketball. Growing up, he always knew he was big, but he got to a point where he realized it was too much and turned around all his habits. He began a routine of eating right and working out. What may seem like a difficult task for some, ended up being enjoyed by Nick who takes pride in his new lifestyle. Along with playing his favorite sport, Nick was able to get himself into a shape that he couldn't have imagined.

Self Acceptance and a Green Poncho

Self Acceptance and a Green Poncho

We live in our insecurities. The imperfections we have are the only things we can see on certain days, and what makes us beautiful gets disregarded. Yet, sometimes it's the environment were exposed to that makes us feel this way and not so much ourselves. For the longest time, today's teen winter fashion and January fashion individual, Alexandra, has struggled with the way she looked and always had a low self esteem. Alex mentions that the crowd she use to hang out with wasn't always the most positive, and from them, she picked up a couple of bad habits. She remembers that she use to dress down so no additional attention would come her way, and Alex stopped caring for the way she looked which ended in some weight gain. Alexandra use to be so paranoid that it affected her academically and feared being judged all the time. Yet, once this young lady realized what was happening to her, she was determined to turn it all around.

The Sisters Rocking Winter Fashion Looks

The Sisters Rocking Winter Fashion Looks

We're always talking about family. Whether you were born into your family or they developed throughout your life, they are one of the most vital groups of people. Today's January fashion and teen winter fashion individuals are two sisters, Sarah (black coat) and Yasmeen (green parka), who have been close for as long as they can remember. They spend a lot of time with each other and can always have fun no matter the circumstances. Of course, no relationship is ever perfect, but when the sisters do fight, all it takes is five minutes to reconcile. Now almost full grown, this pair of young ladies are both currently in high school, pushing each other each step of the way.

A Timeless Tale and Timeless Fashion

A Timeless Tale and Timeless Fashion

During the Friday nights throughout the Autumn, you'd find him on the sidelines of his high school football games as part of the dance team. He was the only male and was very visible due to his tall height and all black attire. For Quinn, today's winter fashion featured individual, every time he performed for the entertainment of the crowd, less people began to see him as "that guy who dances" and rather saw the team as whole, regardless of who was in it. Quinn believes that people who are different should be different, but their uniqueness doesn't have to garner any additional or unneeded attention. At the end of the day, we're all just human beings looking for our own corner of happiness and trying to do our thing.

Plaza Suite Play and Fashion from the 60s

Plaza Suite Play and Fashion from the 60s

The moment they step on the stage, the cast of this high's schools production of the Plaza Suite play leave their younger years behind and become mature adults. There are no small parts in this drama and each actor or actress gives their own flair and progression of the story with every line they say. Plaza Suite features fashion from the 60s, and the costumes of this cast definitely bring us back to the time period. From their suits to tuxedos, fur coats to floral dresses, this play will leave the decade engraved in your mind. The plotline itself takes place in New York City's Plaza Hotel in suite 719 and is split into three separate acts that are independent of each other. Each story gives its own humor and dramatics that make it unique from the other acts.