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Becca Nappi

3/13/2014

Name: Becca Nappi

Year: Junior

Major: Mass Communications

Favorite Store: "A tie between Aerie and Forever 21 cause what's underneath is just as important as what's on top."

Personal Style: "My style is usually very comfy casual. I usually only wear leggings and jeggings because I hate how constricting pants are with a comfy shirt like a flannel since I own so many of them!"

What she's wearing: Top- Target, Jeans- Hollister, Shoes- Urbanhog, Necklace- Boutique in Towson Mall 

Easy Valentine's Day Outfits

2/11/2014

Valentine's Day comes once a year, but you'll feel the outfit stress for weeks. Whether you have a big date or party with friends, you still need a great outfit for this red-filled day. 

An outfit should always be tailored to the place and occassion. If you are going to dinner at a fancy restaurant, then a nice outfit will do. A nice dress with a sweetheart neckline will be classic with a pair of heels. If you're worried about being cold, you can get a long sleeved dress that has a skater skirt. If you don't want to go for the obvious red, white, and pink, get something with leather accents, florals, anything that highlights your style. Heels are not necessary if you are not comfortable in them. Ankle booties are very trendy this season so you can try a pair of those or ballet flats. 

Music Monday: February 10

2/9/2014

Another Monday, here we go! Valentine's Day is this week, so here's a playlist full of love songs you can't help but swoon to. 

First is Sara Bareille's "Love Song."

Next is Beyoncé's "XO." 

Ariana Grande's "Honeymoon Avenue."

Kanye West's "Bound 2."

Miley Cyrus' "Adore You."

Music Monday: February 3

2/2/2014

It's February! The groundhog has predicted we'll have a long winter, but that's ok, it'll make spring and summer more worth it! This week's playlist is full of songs all about the month of February. 

"February Seven" by The Avett Brothers

"February Song" by Josh Groban

"February Stars" by Foo Fighters

"February Air" by Lights

"Two Days in February" by the Goo Goo Dolls

"February" by Dar Williams

Music Monday: January 27

1/27/2014

Happy 2014 and welcome back to Tiger Town! It's time for spring semester and time for a new playlist! This playlist is all about new music in 2014 or singles from albums to come! Take a listen, enjoy, and get ready for another great semester! 

First is Lucy Hale (from Pretty Little Liars) and her new song "You Sound Good to Me."

Next is Lea Michele's "Cannonball."

Lorde's newest song "No Better."

Bruce Springsteen's newest album is called "High Hopes" after this track.

Young the Giant's new song Mind Over Matter is from their newest album.

Music Monday: December 16

12/16/2013

Winter break is a few days away and a few finals short! Don't celebrate too early for your holiday season to appear. Take a listen to this playlist that will help you focus and get in the cheery mood all in one.

Beyoncé's "Love On Top" will get you in a party mood for anything.

Listen to the classic "Baby It's Cold Outside" by Ray Charles and Betty Carter.

"Stars" by the XX.

"Shake Up Christmas" by Train is upbeat and will get you ready for the holidays.

"Open Season" by High Highs.

"Sun Shy" by Dresses.

What to do When He's Just Not That Into You

12/11/2013

Sometimes it’s hard to face the truth, sometimes it isn’t. When you fall hard for a guy, you can’t help it, you just fall. But that doesn’t mean he falls in return. He may have some feelings for you, but not enough to start something. And that may be the worst kind of heartbreak, knowing you’re so close, but still so far. You may not want to admit it, but your good friends will tell you; he’s just not that into you.

The movie "He's Just Not That Into You" has some valuable lessons.

 

Guys don't always play games. When they want something, they go get it. If a guy really wants to be with you, he'll do everything he can to get you. If he doesn't want you, why would you want him too?

Women are more emotional than men, so we will overthink EVERYTHING. No need to fret, its part of our genetic makeup. That being said just because we overthink and overanalyze everything, men do not. One little sentence structure may not impact a guy as much as it will for you. Mixed messages are more confusing to you, than to men. They are straight forward so try not to analyze everything and go with your gut.

Music Monday: December 9

12/8/2013

Happy Snow Monday! This weekend wasn't too cold until that winter storm hit! Maryland is wishing us a happy winter with this relaxing snow playlist. 

"Pills and Coffee" by The Donnis Trio.

"Bloom" by The Paper Kites.

"Falling In Love at a Coffee Shop" by Landon Pigg.

"Hazy" by Rosi Golan ft. William Fitzsimmons.

"Big Jumps" by Emiliana Torrini.

"Underneath the Tree" by Kelly Clarkson.

"Falling Awake" by Gary Jules.

Music Monday: December 2

12/2/2013

Welcome back from Thanksgiving Break! It's December, so that means its officially holiday and winter season! Get ready to bundle up, cuddle by the fire, and dance in the snow after listening to this playlist! 

Mariah Carey's "All I Want For Christmas Is You" is one of the most popular Chistmas songs of all time.

Get in the mood for a "Winter Wonderland" with Michael Bublé.

"Dreidel, Dreidel, Dreidel" will get you ready for the Hannukah festivities.

Adam Sandler's "Chanukah Song" from "8 Crazy Aunts" is perfect for the season.

"Jingle Bell Rock" will be stuck in your head all season, but in a good way.

Celebrate "Feliz Navidad" style!

Campus Fashionista: Brenna Palmer

11/26/2013

Name: Brenna Palmer

Year: Freshman

Major: Communications

Favorite Store: Forever 21

Favorite Trend: Sweaters

Personal Style: Casual

Where she got it from: Shirt- Target, Boots- Target

Put together an effortless outfit with a patterned top, crossbody satchel, and boots for a busy day!