For us, hell week is having all of our exams and papers in the same week. For designers, hell week is when inspiration strikes at the last minute and they rework and add to all of their garments that will imminently be closely inspected and shown on the runway.
Even on a gloomy, snowy Friday, the city of Concord, N.C., is bustling with people. Behind a QT gas station and nestled in a small shopping center on the outskirts of the city, there is a little boutique called EmLeigh’s and Mama B’s.
Myths hide everywhere. They live in storybooks, defy reality in action movies and thrive through word-of-mouth. The last place you may suspect one to be lurking? In your very own wardrobe. In fact, the way we dress ourselves is sometimes dictated by fashion misconceptions, the most widespread of which we'll discuss below.