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When Fashion Meets Comfort: Athleisure

When Fashion Meets Comfort: Athleisure

By Marisa Lopez, Staff Writer

April 13, 2018


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Athleisure: your certified fashionable excuse to wear leggings 24/7.

United Airlines Dress Code Targets Women

United Airlines Dress Code Targets Women

By Emma Rudd, Deputy Opinion Editor

March 30, 2017


Filed under Opinion

United Airline’s barring of two young girls from boarding their flight because of their apparel highlights a disturbing trend of using dress codes to target women and make them overly aware of their appearance.

Leggings Leave Jeans in the Past

Leggings Leave Jeans in the Past

By Ali Webb, Staff Writer

November 7, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Fashion industry insiders and consumers alike now conclude, leggings are here to stay. Here's how you should style them.

Be Fit and Fashionable This Fall

By Mihika Agarwal, Contributing Writer

September 6, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Roundup of the hottest workout gear to get you back in the gym and looking great.

Don’t Trade Warmth for Style This Winter

By Hannah Starke, Contributing Writer

February 4, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Looking for ways to rock that favorite skirt or dress of yours in the winter without freezing? Look no further with these fashionable workarounds.

Student takes on Fox News with leggings

Student takes on Fox News with leggings

By Patrick Pauley, Staff Writer

November 23, 2015


Filed under Features

NYU student Addie Weyrich reacts to the Fox News segment that questions if leggings are pants.

Thermal wear for winter workouts

By Leigh Anderson, Contributing Writer

November 10, 2015


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

For those who dread the indoor treadmill, stay warm with workout gear designed for winter runs around the city.

Students set standard for leggings as pants

Students set standard for leggings as pants

By Sophie Lewis, Staff Writer

November 19, 2014


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

In a famous “Gossip Girl” scene, Blair Waldorf once said, “Tights are not pants.” Since then, people want to know if leggings truly fit into the classification of pants.

Pull off unique, stylish tights, leggings with any outfit

Pull off unique, stylish tights, leggings with any outfit

October 30, 2013


Filed under Features

  Tights and leggings seem like some of the most challenging pieces to make both interesting and wearable. Styling these, however, with their own array of prints, patterns and colors, is actually much easier than one might think. When shopping for an appealing pair of tights, try Urban Out...