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The Fashion Week Issue

The Fashion Week Issue

By Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor

September 18, 2017


Filed under READ THIS WEEK'S ISSUE, Special Editions, Special Issues, Top Story, Uncategorized

Letter from the Editor Fashion photographer Bill Cunningham once said, “Fashion is the armor to survive everyday life.” During New York Fashion Week, reality embraces fantasy and the armor becomes the focal point, presented, worn and celebrated by the most fashionable following. Each season, ...

Francesca Liberatore F/W 2017

Francesca Liberatore F/W 2017

By Valerina Young, Contributing Writer

February 12, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was known as one of the most successful manipulators of affect, with the ability to spark a whole country from the ashes of Depression. Much like the formidable president, Francesca Liberatore explored the societal effects of the powerful and the popular in her Fall/...

Francesca Liberatore S/S 2017

Francesca Liberatore S/S 2017

By Mallori Albright, Staff Writer

September 10, 2016


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Francesca Liberatore showed up at New York Fashion Week with another show-stopping runway show. For this spring/summer collection, Liberatore took on an “anti-summer” and used cooler weather fabrics such as suede, velvet, and satin. These fabrics, usually associated with fall and winter, were ...

Francesca Liberatore Spring/Summer 2016

Francesca Liberatore Spring/Summer 2016

By Grace Halio, Deputy Features Editor

September 12, 2015


Filed under Fashion Week, Uncategorized

Francesca Liberatore Spring/Summer 2016