The Chic Daily is a blog dedicated to reporting the latest fashion, beauty and health & fitness news and trends. The blog is produced by members of The Fashion Journalist Club at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University.
The Fashion Journalist Club is a student-run club based on Arizona State University’s Downtown Phoenix Campus. It consists of passionate writers who dream of working in the fashion journalism industry.
President/Event Coordinator: Alyssa Tufts is a junior and aspires to become an entertainment journalist. She has a travel bug that urges her to visit New York, London, Milan and many others on a daily basis.
Favorite Designers: Kate Spade New York, Burberry
Favorite Publication: Glamour Magazine
Favorite Fashion Quote: “A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.”- Coco Chanel
Closet/beauty staples: blazers, jewelry, NARS lipstick and mascara
Follow her on Twitter @Alyssa_Tufts
Vice President/Editor-in-Chief: Madison Skye Rowbotham is a junior who aspires to go into fashion public relations. She dreams of moving to New York City to pursue her career, surrounded by women wearing Louboutins on their way to work, Chanel bags at their side.
Favorite Designer: Valentino
Favorite Publication: Elle Magazine
Style Icons: Blake Lively, Olivia Palermo, Gigi Hadid
Follow her on Instagram @madisonrowbotham
Executive Editor/Social Media Director: Libby Allnatt is a sophomore studying journalism and psychology at Arizona State University. She loves writing, running, and all things fashion.
Favorite designer: Betsey Johnson
Favorite blogger: Man Repeller
Closet staples: A skater skirt, Converse sneakers, and a hair bow.
Jackson Dorsey is a freshman who aspires to become a Public Relations Specialist for an outdoor sportswear company, such as Nike or Adidas.
Favorite Designers: Riccardo Tisci, John Geiger
Style Icons: Kanye West, David Beckham
Closet Staples: Polo Ralph Lauren, John Elliot Co., Supreme
Jillian Haynie is a freshman who wants to pursue a career in entertainment or fashion journalism. Her goals are to move to New York, get a job writing at a magazine, and marry Bradley Cooper.
Favorite Designers: Kate Spade and Lilly Pulitzer
Alani Miller is a junior and aspires to become a TV personality.
Writing specialties: beauty and lifestyle. I think no one should have to break the bank to get the look they want or spend hours doing it.
Favorite accessory: matte eggplant colored Hermes bag
5 minute look: thin black sweater, calf length rolled jeans, black converse, braid my bangs, pull my curls in a low pony, do a neutral smoky eye, black winged liner on top, a quick contour, and a plum lip.
Let’s Be Friends: Instagram: @alanijanay_ Snapchat: alanijanay
Lerman Montoya is a freshman who aspires to be a fashion editor for Vogue or W Magazine.
Favorite Designer: Deceased (Gabrielle Coco Chanel), Alive (Marc Jacobs)
Favorite Publications: Vogue and W Magazine
Favorite Fashion Blog: Advanced Style
Style Icons: Coco Chanel, Diana Vreeland and Lynn Yaeger.
Favorite Fashion Quote: “Always keep your eyes open. Keep watching. Because whatever you see can inspire you.” ― Grace Coddington.
Carly Doyle is a freshman at ASU who aspires to become a writer/producer and actress for TV, and low-key a style icon. Specialty: Beauty.
Favorite Fashion Accessory: A good pair of baggy, ripped jeans—dresses up and down in half a second.
Style Icons: Lady Gaga (for her fearlessness) and Kendall Jenner (because minimalism is life)
Favorite Fashion Quote: “Elegance is not about being noticed, it’s about being remembered.” –Giorgio Armani
Fay Elizabeth Schneider is a freshman who aspires to become a Fashion Director at Condé Nast or Designer of her own line of couture.
Favorite Designers: Dior, Alexander McQueen and Coco Chanel.
Style Icons: Jaqueline Kennedy, Elizabeth I and Blake Lively
Favorite Fashion Quote: “Real elegance is everywhere, especially in the things that don’t show”- Christian Dior
Angelica Cabral is a freshman at ASU majoring in print journalism. She has been drawing designs for clothes since she was ten and has decided to take her passion for fashion into the writing sphere. She wants to be a war correspondent and eventually come back to the states or Europe to work at a fashion magazine.
Favorite designers: Betsey Johnson and Calvin Klein
Favorite magazine: Nylon
Favorite Movie: It’s a Wonderful Life
Favorite quote: “I have a personality defect where I sort of refuse to see myself as an underdog… It’s because of my parents. They raised me with the entitlement of a tall, blond, white man.” – Mindy Kaling
Favorite Accessory: Matte red lipstick, every girl needs to know her color
Inspiration: Carrie Bradshaw
Favorite Fashion Quote: “Every day is a fashion show and the world is your runway.” –Coco Chanel
Follow her on Instagram @rachelshultis
*If you would like to contact any of the officers or writers, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.