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Gallatin Designers Celebrate Eco-Friendly Fashion

Gallatin Designers Celebrate Eco-Friendly Fashion

By Shannon Hu, Contributing Writer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Check out our recap of the annual Gallatin Fashion Show.

Victor Leonard

Victor Leonard

By Pamela Jew, Copy Chief

December 7, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

With tiger-like eyes, in appearance and nature, Victor Leonard has a keen sense for two things: fashion and making connections. He does everything from designing and styling to making connections to giving a voice to underrepresented groups. Leonard might be humble when talking about his talents, but ...

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...

Matthew Russo

Matthew Russo

By Pamela Jew, Staff Writer

November 3, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style

Hailing from suburban Pennsylvania, Gallatin senior Matthew Russo came to NYU knowing he wanted to pursue a career in the fashion industry. Russo’s experience derives from him being self-taught and self-driven. From taking extra classes at Parsons and FIT to matriculating in some of NYU’s more fashion...

Rachel Wang

Rachel Wang

By Sophie Shaw, Violet Vision Editor

November 3, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style

Fashion and fantasy are two realms that highlight the whimsical, inspire imagination and have dark sides. Designer and Gallatin alumna Rachel Wang, hopes to marry all of these facets between the two worlds in her new brand RENWEAR, which is set to launch in February 2017. The brand focuses on storytelling through fa...

‘Threads’ weaves together 21 collections

‘Threads’ weaves together 21 collections

By Lauren Craddock, Staff Writer

March 4, 2015


Filed under Beauty & Style, Fashion Week, Features

A review of Narrative Threads: The Gallatin Fashion Show.

Art, fashion intersect at Gallatin’s annual fashion show

Art, fashion intersect at Gallatin’s annual fashion show

March 3, 2014


Filed under Features

The Gallatin School of Individualized Study showcased their annual fashion show, with the theme “Canvas to Couture,” at the Jerry H. Labowitz Theater for the Performing Arts on Feb. 28. The show’s theme revolved around the interaction of art and fashion from various time periods and artistic sty...