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Spring Ahead: Trend Forecasts

By Tianne Johnson, Contributing Writer

February 23, 2018


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

With spring just around the corner, keep up with the pulse of the fashion industry by checking out our trend forecasts for the upcoming season.

Fringe: Fall 2017

Fringe: Fall 2017

By Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor

November 9, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features, Special Editions, Top Story

In the Fall 2017 edition of Fringe, our Beauty & Style team takes a look at the changing face of the beauty industry.

Naeem Khan S/S 2018

Naeem Khan S/S 2018

By Pamela Jew, Deputy Copy Chief

September 13, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Dressing the likes of Beyoncé, Katy Perry and former First Lady Michelle Obama, Naeem Khan’s Spring/Summer 2018 collection is fit to dress a queen. The 40 piece assembly of mostly dresses and gowns was inspired by the Russian ballet. The show opened with orchestral music from Russian composer Tchaikov...

Fall in Love with This Season’s Trends

Fall in Love with This Season’s Trends

By Caroline Weinstein, Contributing Writer

September 11, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features, Top Stories, Uncategorized

These five trends will keep you fashionable through fall.

Fringe: Sartorial Sustainability

Fringe: Sartorial Sustainability

By Sophie Shaw, Beauty and Style Editor

April 20, 2017


Filed under Special Editions, Top Story

While the fast pace of city life is invigorating and exciting, wasteful behaviors often get swept up in the hastiness. New York’s fashion industry is no exception — with Zara and other fast-fashion stores on what seems like every other block, there is an underlying reality of pollution and waste...

Selly Djap

By 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

By 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

By 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...

Bad Theater Festival: Better Than It Sounds

Bad Theater Festival: Better Than It Sounds

By Michael Landes, Staff Writer

November 7, 2016


Filed under Arts, Theater

The Bad Theater Festival is an undeniably necessary part of theater today, preserving and giving due homage to the fringe tradition.

Fringe: The Future of Fashion

Fringe: The Future of Fashion

By Gabriella Bower, Beauty and Style Editor

November 3, 2016


Filed under Special Editions, Top Story

To be on the fringe of something means you are radical, on the outskirts of the mainstream. If you think about the people who push the boundaries of the ever-evolving fashion industry, it is those who are thinking differently, expanding the circle, moving things forward. One cannot possibly predict...

Tyler Sanchez

Tyler Sanchez

By Sherah Ndjongo, Contributing Writer

November 3, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style, Top Stories

The modeling industry’s influence has grown significantly in recent years, allowing for models to play a larger role in fashion by embodying a designer’s vision or a brand’s image. Tyler Sanchez, a 19-year-old Film and Television student at Tisch, has been modeling for over six years. Represen...

Skye Daru

Skye Daru

By Camille Larkins, Staff Writer

November 3, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style, Top Stories

Skye Daru won’t tolerate being seen as one-dimensional. In the new age of the social media supermodel, Daru knows the key to success is more than just showing off her latest spread in Teen Vogue. She has to be versatile, personable, transparent and mysterious — all at once. It’s not an easy feat b...

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