El Estoque

Stripped down: fast fashion’s impact

Stripped down: fast fashion’s impact

Sara Entezar, Design Editor

September 8, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Fashion, Lifestyle, Student life

With a seemingly endless cycle of what’s considered ‘fashionable,’ the demand for new trends is at an all time high, McKinsey&Company studies. With high-waisted short after off-shoulder top after fishnet tights, clothing industries are pressured to formulate a method to accommodate demands at a r...

All Stitched Up: Creating a Halloween costume

All Stitched Up: Creating a Halloween costume

Ria Kolli

October 20, 2017


Filed under Arts, ENTERTAINMENT, Fashion, From the magazine, Print entertainment

enior Kavin Sivakumar’s brainstorming process for his first handmade Halloween costume began in June 2017, when Sivakumar was in India. After seeing images of Hindu gods everywhere, Sivakumar decided that he wanted to dress up magnificently as the Hindu god Krishna. However, after encounter...

The Hype Surrounding HYPEBEAST

The Hype Surrounding HYPEBEAST

Hannah Lee

August 18, 2017


Filed under Culture, ENTERTAINMENT, Fashion, Lifestyle, Student life

Sophomore Evan Yu anxiously sits in front of his computer and refreshes Supreme’s homepage every Thursday at 8 a.m. While others might be sleeping in, Yu waits patiently for the New York skateboarding brand’s homepage to load in hopes of snatching clothes or accessories from its new collection. ...

Design it: Students detail their interests in fashion and their process

Design it: Students detail their interests in fashion and their process

Himani Yalamaddi

February 9, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Fashion, From the magazine, Lifestyle

n a small room of long-legged models strutting down runways, clicking their heels with every step, senior Yiting Li had an epiphany. There, at the age of five or six, she realized her calling: fashion design. Li has her mother to thank for the experiences that allowed her to realize her dream so ea...

Holiday week: Students model ugly sweaters

Holiday week: Students model ugly sweaters

Michelle Wong

December 5, 2016


Filed under Briefs, Culture, ENTERTAINMENT, Fashion, Student life

n preparation for the winter season, MVHS leadership organized Holiday Week, which ran from November 28 - December 2. Each day of the week had a different theme and winter activity. For Thursday, the theme of the day was ugly Christmas sweaters. Keep scrolling to see some of the sweaters students wore...

Transitioning wardrobes from summer to fall

Transitioning wardrobes from summer to fall

Issra Osman

November 13, 2015


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Fashion, Multimedia

When fall comes around, students and teachers stop wearing those flip flops and T-shirts that kept them comfortably cool during the spring and instead begin relying on sweaters and leggings to battle the bitter cold. Find out how English teacher Jackie Corso, senior Hari Ganesh and junior Girija Deshpa...

Fashion Club officer discusses his progression in fashion

Fashion Club officer discusses his progression in fashion

Aditi Desai

September 23, 2015


Filed under Briefs, ENTERTAINMENT, Fashion

Fashion Club allows members to design and sew selected clothing pieces. It holds a fashion show during second semester that showcases member’s creations. Meetings are held during lunches in F106 and for more information on its meetings and special events, visit MV Fashion Club’s page on Facebook. El Estoque: How did...

How to do Senior Portrait makeup

How to do Senior Portrait makeup

Alina Abidi

September 6, 2015


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Fashion, Multimedia, Video

or three years, taking a picture is an important part of Running of the Bulls. Some students do their hair a little more nicely, wear a shirt with a pretty neckline, practice their smile in the mirror. The pictures taken at ROTB are stamped onto an ID card, which will last a year, and printed in the ...

Fashion Friday: Light, classy, and weather-friendly

Fashion Friday: Light, classy, and weather-friendly

Lydia Seo

June 4, 2015


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Fashion, Fashion Friday

In the transition from spring to warmer summer, those wearing seasonal outfits must account for the changes in temperature. Senior Gauri Deshpande checks the weather daily so that she can maintain a refreshing and classy springtime look while keeping warm. Hover over the picture below for details on...

Fashion Friday: Tribal Patterns

Fashion Friday: Tribal Patterns

Neha Patchipala

April 24, 2015


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Fashion, Fashion Friday, Multimedia, Uncategorized

With summer around the corner, many students have opted for maxi skirts, a fashion choice that ensures both style and comfort. Hover over the picture below to find out more about each piece of her outfit! ...