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Style Advisor: Jade Kolker

avatar School: Christopher Newport University Sorority: Zeta Tau Alpha Hey there! I’m Jade, born in DC and raised in northern Virginia. A senior at Christopher Newport University, I have gotten a little taste of the south; to my chagrin, I like country music now, something I never thought I would say! I’m an English major with a writing concentration and a minor in leadership studies, and I’m also a member of Zeta Tau Alpha. I have loved being able to get involved in various leadership positions in ZTA throughout my time in college. I’ll just say that in my spare time I love Pinterest, because it gives me ideas on things to craft, bake, read, watch… basically everything! Whichever season it currently is will be my favorite; whether it’s the lazy days of summer which feature bright colors in fashion, comfy sweaters and crunchy leaves of fall, cuddling up with hot chocolate on a snowy day in winter or breaking the colorful sundresses out of my closet in the spring, I have always been able to adapt well! My room has always reflected my own personal style and things I love, so I can’t wait to decorate my senior year apartment. It’s always been my goal to brighten up the bland white space so common in an on-campus apartment, and this year will be no different! I’m so excited to be a part of Dormify and I hope you find my posts fun and useful! Feel free to follow me on twitter: (@JadeRavenn)!

Recent Posts by Jade

Puffy Paint

Puffy Paint: A Girl’s Best Friend

Whether it's time for big/little week and your making gifts for your little, or your intramural team needs to decorate…

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Shadowboxes

Keeping Memories in One Place: Shadowbox Edition

Shadowboxes are great ways to keep hold of important things, like awards or even photos and keepsakes from certain events…

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Glitterfied Mason Jar

Glitterfy your Mason Jar!

Mason jars have become very popular recently, so I wanted to find a craft that incorporated them. I've used one…

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Superbowl Spread

Celebrating the Superbowl Right

Ah, the Superbowl. Where you can balance funny commercials with an exciting football game and a bound to be entertaining…

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Tips and Tricks for Sorority Recruitment

Although many schools hold recruitment in the fall, my school, as well as others, holds recruitment in the spring. As…

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Making the Most Out of Winter Break

Finals are over, and you have made that trip home for an extended amount of time. As a senior, I…

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Crafting

Spruce Up Your Walls

Now that I'm on winter break, I finally have time to do some of the crafts that I pinned! Here's…

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Lights

Decorating a Dorm for the Holidays!

There are so many ways you can decorate your room or apartment for the holidays, but here are a couple…

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Hanukkah

How-To Celebrate a Candleless Hanukkah

It's no surprise that most college campuses around the country forbid the use of candles in dorms and residence halls…

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How-to Beat the Rainy Day Blues

Although Autumn is one of the prettiest times of the years, from my experience it can also be one of…

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