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General Idea S/S 2018

General Idea S/S 2018

Caroline Zemsky, Staff Writer
July 13, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Bumsuk Choi, the designer and creative director of General Idea, took inspiration for his Spring/Summer 2018 collection from the millennial generation. Rebranding them as "nippies," a portmanteau of net and hippies, he expresses that people of today's world are so connected to each other, the internet, social media and technology in general, yet are still very much in touch with themselves and are able to coexist with one a...

Raun LaRose S/S 2018

Raun LaRose S/S 2018

Thomas Chou, Deputy Features Editor
July 13, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

New York City based designer Raun LaRose debuted his Spring/Summer 2018 menswear collection today, shown in a presentation style, with the models standing on blocks, and rotating every so often as fog swirled at their feet. The collection was full of creative silhouettes and interesting pattern...

Feng Chen Wang S/S 2018

Feng Chen Wang S/S 2018

Liv Chai, Staff Writer
July 11, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

In her Spring/Summer 2018 collection, designer Feng Chen Wang tackled the topic of “Seek[ing] to redefine the ‘Made in China’ stamp.” In doing so, the London-based designer offered a revamped look fit for this generation’s fearless youth. With the hypnotic chant of a tambourine and...

Louis Vuitton X Jeff Koons: Masterpieces or Mishaps?

Louis Vuitton X Jeff Koons: Masterpieces or Mishaps?

Brina Jeffries, Staff Writer
May 1, 2017
Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES

Some view the new Louis Vuitton X Jeff Koons collaboration as a fresh twist on classic masterworks, while others think it's art appropriation for commercialism's sake.

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A Guide to NYC Summer Fashion Exhibits

A Guide to NYC Summer Fashion Exhibits

Pamela Jew, Staff Writer
May 1, 2017
Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES

Whether you’re down with the ‘60s hippie vibe or would rather reminisce about the sparkly styles of the Prohibition era, there’s a fashion exhibit popping up this summer that’ll peak your interest. Here’s a lineup of the best exhibits to check out around the city during your newfound free t...

The Clothing Co. and What You Didn’t Know About the Ethics of Fashion

The Clothing Co. and What You Didn’t Know About the Ethics of Fashion

Khrysgiana Pineda, Staff Writer
April 27, 2017
Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES, TOP STORIES

Founder of The Clothing Company and NYU alumnus Jayesh Baldota shares his vision for his line of organic cotton clothing.

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Students Say No to Styling Apps

Students Say No to Styling Apps

Thomas Chou, Staff Writer
April 24, 2017
Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES

Are closet organization and styling apps actually useful to NYU students?

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Dress for a Fluid Future

Dress for a Fluid Future

Liv Chai, Staff Writer
April 20, 2017
Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES, TOP STORIES

Social norms have been moving toward a less gendered status quo for a while now, and some fashion companies are finally taking the hint.

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Kanye West Enters the Jewelry Industry

Kanye West Enters the Jewelry Industry

Christopher Collado, Staff Writer
April 20, 2017
Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES

Is Kanye West's new jewelry line worth the price?

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Selly Djap

Pamela Jew, Staff Writer
April 20, 2017
Filed under Uncategorized

Looking across the ocean as a child, Selly Djap drew inspiration from the depths of the surrounding Indonesian waters. That inspiration was later transformed into her most recent collection — Polarity. Djap, a Gallatin freshman, came to NYU from a small region in Indonesia called Ancol, whic...

Delaney Beem

Delaney Beem

Michaela Hoffman, Violet Vision Editor
April 20, 2017
Filed under Uncategorized

Although many designers work toward lessening fashion’s carbon footprint, up-and-coming designer Delaney Beem innovates with eco-fashion, which puts her at the forefront of this movement. This Gallatin sophomore became passionate about fashion design after learning about the Gallatin fashion show du...

Ryan Andrewsen

Thomas Chou, Staff Writer
April 20, 2017
Filed under Uncategorized

For Gallatin junior Ryan Andrewsen, sustainability and fashion go hand in hand. An up-and-coming designer, Andrewsen’s body of work and study mainly focus on environmental sustainability, luxury business, art history and costume design. Recently featured in the 2017 Gallatin fashion show, Andre...

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