An former journalist, I sometimes have to get back to my roots. In addition to peer-reviewed scholarship, I write for a range of publications and serve as a resource to journalists writing about everything from casual dress to athleisure to the history of the American garment industry.

Check out some of my clips and articles related to my work. 


The Atlantic

How did our office wear go from suits and ties to khakis and button downs to yoga pants and tank tops? Here's what I think:

https://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2017/05/history-of-business-casual/526014/


The Washington Post

This profile of my work in the Washington Post details the past and the future of casual dress in America. Check it out:

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2015/09/08/why-americans-dress-so-casually/?utm_term=.ac9d4a31c12e


The New York Times

How does France ban the bikini, but more importantly...why? I offer my opinion.

https://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/28/world/europe/france-burkini-bikini-ban.html


The Conversation

Think that Hillary's pantsuit is was a fluke? Not really. She had it all planned it. Here's the history of that contraversial garment.

https://theconversation.com/a-president-in-a-pantsuit-68286


Time

Go oversee and you can tell an American from across the square. How? They are the most colorful. I offer my thoughts on why. 

http://time.com/4761769/fashion-history-color/


Business Insider

One of my favorite publications gets my take on the athleisure trend and why it is here to stay.

http://www.businessinsider.com/athleisure-is-more-than-a-trend-2017-2