Coppell Student Media

Setting a new trend

Setting a new trend

Claire Clements, Editorial Page Editor

February 28, 2019

Walking into a large thrift store packed with clothes, furniture and everything in between, it can take a long time for someone to find that perfect article of clothing; cheap, stylish and fitting.   For Coppell High School science teacher Rebecca Wheatley, the practice of thrifting started ab...

The right fit: Hirpara chooses to study fashion in LA

The right fit: Hirpara chooses to study fashion in LA

Rutuja Joshi, Staff Writer

May 5, 2017

Typical STEM, business and liberal arts majors did not pique Coppell High School senior Rakhi Hirpara’s interest when she chose her major. Instead, the world of apparel pulled her towards a unique and artistic future. Hirpara will be attending the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising (FIDM)...

Chillin’ In Autumn

Chillin’ In Autumn

October 15, 2015

By Alex Smith Staff Writer   This season, while the rest of the country is pulling on their knee high boots and huge scarfs, we Texans have our own unique style. This story will give you the fashion forward tips to looking fall fabulous. For our ladies we have three categories to make sure all outfits are on point. Makeup For the fall, your everyday makeup...

Students step into Nike shoe design competition

March 7, 2011

Ashley Attanucci Web Manager “Boom Boom Pow” playing loudly, students gathered shaking to Dance Central, iMacs and giveaways on stage during lunch— if you noticed the unusual “pep rally” during lunch the week of Monday, Feb. 21, you should know it was the act of none than Nike Inc. As...

False tanning methods radiate dangerous skin problems

February 25, 2011

Kara Adkins Staff Writer To escape the winter season, many girls at Coppell High School are turning to tanning beds in order to get that desired summer glow. However, the price of beauty, in this case, is very steep. Although many tan to look and feel better about themselves, there are seri...

Prom fashion show

February 16, 2011

Abby Drake Staff Writer Prom is one of the most exciting nights of a high school senior’s career and there is a lot to do in preparation for the big night. Students have to find a date, make diner reservations, arrange for a limo and, most importantly, find the perfect thing to wear.  In order...

A quick fix to an autumn wardrobe malfunction

November 17, 2010

Ashley Attanucci Web Manager Boots. A favorite item of girls' to wear as soon as the weather is cold enough to not appear crazy to wear them. So this season, make sure that your boots bring their A-game to your next outfit by ensuring that they don't sag with the Boot Stay. For ten bucks, this investment is garuanteed to kee...

A closer look into the perfect jeans

October 11, 2010

by Ashley Attanucci Web Manager I had never before considered this to be such an issue, but after reading about an invention called "Hemming My Way" I realized how much hems really do matter. It is so true that the length of your pant leg can make or break any outfit. This fact is the reason why we girls, well some ...

A new kind of frocket

September 27, 2010

by Ashley Attanucci Web Manager Exploring another interesting creation, called the Pocksie: It is a clever solution to a problem encountered by many –the lack of a pocket. Its slogan is “No purse. No pocket. No problem!” as it promises to securely hold all one’s important, traveling belon...

New York fashion week begins

September 10, 2010

Mercedes-Benz New York fashion week kicked off September 9. The first day of festivities included a runway show by Project Runway's season 4 winner, Christian Siriano and also the final runway show for designers on the 8 season of Project Runway. The event goes on until September 16 and takes place...

Fashion made for the unfashionable

May 26, 2010

By Ellen Cameron Staff Writer During her last class period at CHS In the sixth grade, I made a joking remark that one day I would rule the world. Except sixth graders apparently don’t understand jokes—or, worse, my jokes—so I was labeled as the girl who wanted to take over the world. That epithet ...

Hello again Nike shorts

May 6, 2010

During a cold winter where we saw temperatures that fell into the teens, jeans and warm pants were the dominant clothing item students were other than thick coats. Now, with temperatures in the blazing 80s, shorts have come back into the common dress with the always popular Nike shorts being seen the...