The Chic Daily is a blog dedicated to reporting the latest fashion, beauty and lifestyle news and trends. The blog is produced by members of The Fashion Journalism Club at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University.
The Fashion Journalism 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: Emily Anne Taylor is a sophomore studying journalism with an emphasis in broadcast at the Cronkite school. She dreams of transforming her passion for fashion into a career by working for a magazine someday. She’s getting involved and working hard each day to make a name for herself and one day roam the streets of a big city.
Closet Staples: off-the-shoulder tops, bell sleeves, booties, floppy hats
Favorite Stores: Free People, Urban Outfitters, Forever 21
Style Icons: Vanessa Hudgens, Lucy Hale, Lauren Conrad
Favorite Quote: “As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands, one for helping yourself, the other for helping others.” ~ Audrey Hepburn
Vice President: Victor Ren is a sophomore studying journalism. He hopes for a creative career that allows him to express his ideas. Outside of school, he spends a lot of time walking around the city with a camera in hand.
Style Icon: A$AP Rocky because he is able to merge fashion and music.
Closet staples: Oversized t-shirts, high-waisted denim, Vans, dainty necklaces
Favorite designer: Valentino, Alexander McQueen
Style icons: Rihanna (duh), Selena Gomez, Zendaya
Life motto: Keep going and keep growing.
She enjoys spending time with friends and family, reading beauty blogs and discovering cute coffee shops.
Style Icons: Kylie Jenner, Blake Lively, Taylor Swift.
Closet Staples: Denim Jacket, a funky flannel, a little black dress.
Favorite Publications: Vogue, Cosmopolitan, People
Favorite Fashion Quote: “For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.” –Audrey Hepburn
Camden Cook is a Freshman at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism.
Enthusiastic and hard-working, she currently aspires to become a successful reporter.
Among many other things, Camden is passionate about fashion, hiking, and volunteer work. Her biggest aim is to make a difference in the lives of others.
Closet Staples: Rompers, high-waisted shorts, heeled booties
Favorite Stores: Urban Outfitters, Hollister, Free People and DSW
Favorite Quote: “She stopped looking for the light and decided to become it instead” -Anonymous
Follow her on: Instagram @camdencook
Davyn Matte is a junior studying journalism with a minor in French. She hopes to move to New York City and work at a fashion or beauty magazine. When she isn’t busy with school she loves to read, go to concerts and watch movies.
Favorite Designers: Alexander McQueen, Alexander Wang, Marc Jacobs.
Style Icons: Selena Gomez, Emma Roberts, Lauryn Evarts-Bosstick
Closet Staples: skinny jeans, v-necks, ballet flats, minimal jewelry.
Favorite Quote: “I design clothes because I don’t want women to look all innocent and naive. I want women to look stronger. I want people to be afraid of the women I dress” – Alexander McQueen
Jaslyn Ravenscraft is a sophomore studying public relations with a minor in graphic design. She has a passion for writing and all things lifestyle and hopes to merge the two someday to be a magazine writer, although, she aspires to be her own boss and make her personal blog a career. When she’s not writing, she can be found online shopping with a large cup of coffee in hand or baking a Pinterest-inspired dessert.
Style Icons: Lauren Conrad, Aspyn Ovard
Closet Staples: sundresses, sunglasses, cardigans
Favorite Quote: “Take the risk or lose the chance.”
Follow her on: Instagram @jaslynravenscraft, Twitter @jasravenscraft, Pinterest @jaslynravenscraft, Blog chicjazzy.com
Ajaden Welter is a freshman at ASU studying journalism. In the long run, he hopes to be an anchor for an entertainment or fashion media outlet. In his spare time, he likes to dance, attend concerts and shop/thrift. Nothing makes him feel better than knowing he has a cute outfit on.
Style Icons: Janet Jackson, Aaliyah, Carrie Bradshaw, Frank Ocean, Prince, Troye Sivan
Miles Tucker is a freshman studying journalism. He plans to pursue his degree and one day be the contributor to a major magazine.
When not perfecting his craft, Miles spends time exercising and socializing. His passion for fashion comes from his belief that style is the perfect way to express creativity on a daily basis.
Favorite Publications: Vice, Rolling Stone, Vogue
Necessary Accessory: Gold Rings
Style Icon: Franklin Clinton
Selene Hinojosa is a sophomore in the College of Public Service and Community Solutions. She aspires to one day run her own fashion and photography blog.
Her free time is spent shopping, looking for outfit inspo and practicing photography. She enjoys reading at coffee shops, mindlessly scrolling through fashion blogs and exploring the Downtown Phoenix area.
Closet Staples: Wide-brim fedoras, high-waisted jeans, crop tops, and heeled boots
Style Icons: Jamie Chung, Cara Delevinge, LordeFavorite
Designer: Marc Jacobs, Alexander Wang, Hubert de Givenchy
Favorite Quote: “The joy of dressing is an art.” – John Galliano
Follow her on: Instagram @Ohyesitslenee
*If you would like to contact any of the officers or writers, please email email@example.com for further information.