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Comfy Chic is Back In Style

Comfy Chic is Back In Style

Liv Chai, Staff Writer
February 27
Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES

From model-off-duty to effortless glam, fashion has turned to the casual girl-next-door for new, fresh and toned down looks. Dressing down instead of dressing up to the nines has become much more than an excuse for a lazy day, it’s become a fashion statement.

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It’s All in the Jeans: Denim to Wear Now

It’s All in the Jeans: Denim to Wear Now

Liv Chai, Staff Writer
February 17
Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES

Denim has made its comeback, here's a few ways to style it.

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FIT Celebrates the Modern Woman of the 1960s

FIT Celebrates the Modern Woman of the 1960s

Natalie Breuer, Staff Writer
February 16
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment, TOP STORIES

The Museum at FIT's latest exhibit holds not just the fashion that influenced that era, but pieces like Yves Saint Laurent's tradition-defying Le Smoking suit, one of the most iconic pieces of women's evening wear in Western history.

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iCB F/W 2017

iCB F/W 2017

Pamela Jew, Staff Writer
February 14
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

With dry ice misting your face, ICB made you feel like you were climbing a glacier at their Fall/Winter 2017 show. Audience members were taken to new heights with ICB’s mountain trek inspired collection. The presentation featured models on platforms that were switched out one-by-one to feature a ...

Get Kissable Lips for Valentine’s

Get Kissable Lips for Valentine’s

Thomas Chou, Contributing Writer
February 13
Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES

With Valentine's Day right around the corner, it's about time you made those lips kissable. Check out these tips for maintaining soft, smooth lips.

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Hakan Akkaya F/W 2017

Hakan Akkaya F/W 2017

Liv Chai, Staff Writer
February 10
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Hakan Akkaya’s Fall/Winter 2017 collection revolutionized black and white with an emphasis on sporty couture. The show began with the concept of freedom, specifically the question of the freedom people have, “regardless of their religion, race, language, or sex,” as stated in the collection...

Dan Liu F/W 2017

Dan Liu F/W 2017

Helena Gonzalez, Contributing Writer
February 10
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

For his Fall/Winter 2017 collection, designer Dan Liu chose a whimsical direction with a fairytale theme, titled “The Fairy Tale of Autumn.” As Liu expands his ready to wear collections, he sticks to his roots, drawing influence from his Chinese-Japanese heritage. In past seasons, Liu gravitate...

Hayley Elsaesser F/W 2017

Hayley Elsaesser F/W 2017

Caroline Zemsky, Staff Writer
February 9
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

  A burst of color set the playful and animated mood in Hayley Elsaesser’s Fall/Winter 2017 presentation. Elsaesser, clad in a long, bright coat and neon blue hair, reflected her own collection. Outgoing, fun and personable, Elsaesser said in an interview that her collection celebrated nos...

Kendall Miles F/W 2017

Kendall Miles F/W 2017

Faith Choi, Contributing Writer
February 8
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

With forecasts of a snow storm approaching New York, the Kendall Miles Fall/Winter 2017 collection gives sound proof that there's more to winter shoes than the standard Uggs. The designer, Kendall Reynolds, chose simple hues of black, wine, terracotta, blush, gold, silver and olive to color th...

PH5 F/W 2017

PH5 F/W 2017

Carson Kessler, Staff Writer
February 8
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

A dreamy scene of milky white flooded the Bortolami Gallery as inflatable, white spheres effortlessly hung from the rafters, providing a clean background for PH5’s vibrant and heavily textured Fall/Winter 2017 collection. Each model stood on her own white box, presenting one of the 14 looks rang...

Roumel6 F/W 2017

Roumel6 F/W 2017

Pamela Jew, Staff Writer
February 8
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Velvet and fishnets brought a sense of sensuality and decadent elegance together in the Roumel6 Fall/Winter 2017 presentation. Birthed in 2015, Roumel6 is the premiere fashion line by New York City based designer, Denitza Skorcheva. During her presentation, Skorcheva strolled around the spacious Drift ...

Ageism Plagues the Fashion Industry

Ageism Plagues the Fashion Industry

Sherah Ndjongo, Staff Writer
February 6
Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES

In the fashion industry, trends come and go, style evolves and timeless pieces are never a dime a dozen. But what’s rarely mentioned is that this philosophy extends to people as well — models suffer the most from the prevalence of ageism in the fashion world.

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