Wild About Shopping: Cyber-Monday Deals for Conscious Consumers

  In building our print issue of Orange and Blue Magazine, we have chosen to feature brands and vendors that ebb against the grain of traditional manufacturing and retail models. Although advertising campaigns from large-scale brands may seem enticing with their exceptionally cheap prices this season, it is important to consider how our purchasing behaviors… Read More Wild About Shopping: Cyber-Monday Deals for Conscious Consumers

Wild About Denim: Three DIY Tricks to Upgrade your Jeans

By Jennifer Jenkins According to USA Today, Americans threw out more than 11 million tons of textiles per year as of 2013. This statistic does not include the clothing that had been donated to charities and consignment shops but literally articles of clothing that were sitting in landfills. Many sources attribute this alarming amount of… Read More Wild About Denim: Three DIY Tricks to Upgrade your Jeans

The Fun Isn’t Over if You’re Sober: Alcohol-Free Fun in Gainesville

By: Joshua Klafter As a bustling college town crammed with over 50,000 students, Gainesville is well-known for its bar and clubbing scenes. Whether it be the jam-packed Midtown or varied Downtown, having a good time in the swamp is most commonly associated with drinking. As someone who isn’t yet 21, I, unfortunately, can’t partake in… Read More The Fun Isn’t Over if You’re Sober: Alcohol-Free Fun in Gainesville