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London Fashion Week: Kolchagov Barba F/W 2017

London Fashion Week: Kolchagov Barba F/W 2017

By Ali Webb, Staff Writer

February 22, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Chandelier lights went up in an upscale hotel near Regents Park on Feb. 17 as models strutted down a spiral staircase in dark looks with feminine detailing. This image, along with dramatic background music, ushered in Kolchagov Barba’s Fall/Winter 2017 show. The show’s title, “Black Coral,”...

Ageism Plagues the Fashion Industry

Ageism Plagues the Fashion Industry

By Sherah Ndjongo, Staff Writer

February 6, 2017


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.

Epson Digital Couture F/W 2016

Epson Digital Couture F/W 2016

By Courtney Marino and Hannah Starke, Contributing Writer

February 9, 2016


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

A spectacle of bold collections dominated the space at Skylight 60 Tenth this past Tuesday evening. In the digital era, technology is constantly pushing boundaries, allowing artists to relish in fearless attempts to create riveting designs. Digital printing technologies are radically impacting t...

Paris couture pushes boundaries

Paris  couture pushes boundaries

By Madison Reis, Contributing Writer

February 10, 2015


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Find out which designers stood out at the Spring 2015 Couture fashion shows.

MusiCouture expresses Gallatin style, music

MusiCouture expresses Gallatin style, music

February 21, 2013


Filed under Features

The creative spirit of NYU’s Gallatin School of Individualized Study was in full force Wednesday night at MusiCouture: The Gallatin Fashion Show, which explored the relationship between music and fashion. For Gallatin’s third annual fashion show, the event committee chose to look at how the two a...