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Millenial Influencers

Millenial Influencers

Michaela Hoffman, Violet Vision Editor
February 21, 2017
Filed under Uncategorized

This year’s New York Fashion Week made evident some major changes happening in the fashion industry. Even if you didn’t attend fashion week, you probably viewed your favorite shows through Instagram, Twitter or Snapchat. You probably also watched the drama unfold as various fashion vets and magazines...

Sartorial Network

Sartorial Network

Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor
February 21, 2017
Filed under Uncategorized

The landscape of New York Fashion Week has evolved over the years as its events have garnered more attention and exposure. Social media, blogging and the growing presence of influencers have cut down the barriers of exclusivity and made Fashion Week an event that anyone with a smartphone — or even...

Runway to Retail in Seconds

Runway to Retail in Seconds

Thomas Chou, Contributing Writer
February 21, 2017
Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES

Discover which brands embraced the see-now, buy-now model during New York Fashion Week's Fall/Winter 2017 season.

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Irina Vitjaz F/W 2017

Irina Vitjaz F/W 2017

Tiffanie Hwang, Staff Writer
February 16, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week

With dramatic choir music ringing over the sparkle and glitter of the Irina Vitjaz Fall/Winter 2017 collection, it was clear that the designer does not stray from drama and flair. The Russian-born Austrian fashion designer showcased her second NYFW runway show with a series of evening and brid...

JARRET F/W 2017

JARRET F/W 2017

Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor
February 16, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Juxtaposing hard metallics with soft furs, the JARRET Fall/Winter 2017 collection, was polished and luxe. Titled “The Purple Cloud,” in reference to the color of royalty and the presence of goddess-like Empresses in the heavens, Ji Youn Lee’s collection was multifaceted and modern. Colored fur was ...

Fashion Hong Kong F/W 2017

Fashion Hong Kong F/W 2017

Jacob Soley, Contributing Writer
February 16, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Innovative, polished beyond belief and with astounding construction, the Asian designers featured at the Fashion Hong Kong 2017 show are taking New York Fashion Week by storm.   Cynthia & Xiao Cynthia & Xiao’s F/W 2017 presentation, “Little Emperor: The Rabbit and The Tiger,”  was ...

Carmen Marc Valvo F/W 2017

Carmen Marc Valvo F/W 2017

Pamela Jew, Staff Writer
February 15, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES, TOP STORY

Within the blank space of Pier 59 Studios, Carmen Marc Valvo cast a radiant fall sunset over his Fall/Winter 2017 collection. Valvo was inspired by a sunset that he witnessed outside of his Costa Rican beach house. With accordion pleats galore, Valvo’s collection unfolded another layer of Valvo...

Mimi Prober F/W 2017

Mimi Prober F/W 2017

Faith Choi, Contributing Writer
February 15, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Lights dimmed, and the familiar tune "Hallelujah" flooded through the venue as the first model, draped in black, began her walk. With every other step the room became brighter again, eventually bringing the runway to life with both the phosphorescent lights and Mimi Prober's Fall/Winter 2017 col...

Miguel Vieira F/W 2017

Miguel Vieira F/W 2017

Alyssa Kelly, Contributing Writer
February 15, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Known for his minimalistic color choices and sleek formation, Miguel Vieira’s Fall/Winter 2017 line strikes a similar, yet fresh, chord with his audience. The collection featured his signature black and white with a dose of maroon for flavor. Multiple pieces showcased a blending of textures, inclu...

Anniesa Hasibuan F/W 2017

Anniesa Hasibuan F/W 2017

Han Wang, Contributing Writer
February 15, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Following her pattern of showing long, flowing skirts and unprecedented hijabs, Anniesa Hasibuan stunned her audience again with an intense, regal runway show. The glittering silvers and sparkling golds made the models look royal and refined as they walked to the backdrop of fierce, energetic music. Knockout pieces include a ball gown composed of rose gold tulle made in the shape o...

Dennis Basso F/W 2017

Dennis Basso F/W 2017

Sara Miranda, Contributing Writer
February 15, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

A plethora of gold and beige hues and several types of fur went down the runway at Dennis Basso’s Fall/Winter 2017 runway show. From airy ball gowns to chic fur coats, Basso created designs that evoked the feeling of being immersed in nature. Even though Basso’s pieces consisted of a neut...

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