Umar Siddiqui

Hi, I am Umar Siddiqui. I am currently a student at the University of California, Riverside majoring in Media and Cultural Studies. My areas of interest in studies are mainly communications, journalism, media, and cultural/ social issues. My hobbies are anything Disney, music, creative writing, fashion, friends, social activism, etc. I am a very sociable person who is outgoing and opinionated; making my opinions known is important to me. I recently completed a fashion journalism short course online at the University of the Arts London's London College of Fashion. I am anticipating to graduate with my Bachelor's of Arts degree spring of 2017.

Colton Haynes Dies his Hair Platinum Blonde and “Arrow” Co-Star Stephen Amell Supports him on Coming Out

The star known best for his portrayal of Jackson Whittemore on MTV’s “Teen Wolf” alongside Tyler Posey and Dylan O’Brien and also for his portrayal of Roy Harper, also known as, Arsenal, on The CW’s show “Arrow” alongside Stephen Amell, Colton Haynes has made news on two occasions lately. Having …

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Balmain’s Olivier Rousteing Collaborating with Nike this Time

Balmain's Olivier Rousteing Collaborating with Nike this Time

  Balmain’s young and eminently promising designer Olivier Rousteing recently announced that he is collaborating with Nike. The announcement, which took place on social media platform Instagram, was posted by Rousteing himself, with hashtags included. ARE YOU READY ? @nikelab x OLivier Rousteing #nikelab #followyourdeam #dreamteam #epic A photo posted …

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Frozen’s Live Show Opens at Disney’s California Adventure

The Frozen musical show has now opened at the Disney’s California Adventure park. It opened late in the week that just ended. The highly grossing 2013 film, also an Oscar nominee and winner, opened at the Hyperion Theater there and replaced the Aladdin show, “Aladdin- A Musical Spectacular.” The show’s …

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Billboard Music Awards 2016 Information, Nominees, Thoughts

The annual Billboard Music Awards are going to be back soon! It will feature a powerful tribute to iconic, deceased musician Prince and lest we not forget the rest of the coveted artists who will take the stage. So far, they include Britney Spears, who will open with a seven …

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Azealia Banks Targets Zayn Malik with Racist Tweet

Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, StumbleUpon, and all sorts of blogs are parts of the expansive and ever-growing field that is social media. Of course, social media is not limited to these and that is actually part of the consumers’ and users’ experience and interaction with social media. The intricate networks …

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Balmain Spring and Summer 2016 Collection, Olivier Rousteing

Pierre Balmain, now deceased, has made remarkable strides in fashion. The brilliant creative mind died in 1982, leaving his legacy and brand under his assistant, Erik Mortensen. It is still resonant timelessly and applicable to contemporary contexts and settings. Today it is headed by Olivier Rousteing. His training, consistent with …

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Sources Say ZARA Copied Yeezy, Is It True?

ZARA is definitely one of my favorite places to shop for clothes. A general unassuming vibe carries through the clothes, which have their own characteristics of hue, color, style,  moderate patterns you name it. I am always have a zeal for ZARA’s clothing,  and I own a considerable amount of …

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Some Spring and Summer 2016 Men’s Fashion Trends

You should never lose track of your sense of fashion, and you should always find approaches and enjoyable, astute, and introspective ways to adapt. When one is going from one season to another, especially now, which would obviously be from colder winter months to warmer times such as spring and …

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Diesel Black Gold Spring/ Summer 2016 Men’s Collection

Diesel always has had a really intriguing and evident approach to making its intentions in the fashion world known; it aims to promote self-expression and is based on an ardent approach of doing so. The Diesel Men’s Black Gold Spring/ Summer 2016 collection has arrived, as always as I am …

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KROQ Weenie Roast Sold Out and Other Indie Acts and News

The KROQ Weenie Roast 2016 has been sold out! What a shame that is, especially for people like me, who really are into the whole indie music scene! Bands featured are some of the new bands, some intermediate bands, and some bands that have been around for some time. Some …

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