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BENCH/BODY S/S 2018

BENCH/BODY S/S 2018

Thomas Chou, Deputy Features Editor

July 14, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Unsurprisingly, the BENCH/BODY Spring/Summer 2018 presentation was an epic explosion of color, sound, movement and lighting. Held at Industria Studios in New York City, the collection, modeled by both men and women, showcased a new line of colorful underwear and swimwear, with fun, tropical prints and bold colors...

Raun LaRose S/S 2018

Raun LaRose S/S 2018

Thomas Chou, Deputy Features Editor

July 13, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

New York City based designer Raun LaRose debuted his Spring/Summer 2018 menswear collection today, shown in a presentation style, with the models standing on blocks, and rotating every so often as fog swirled at their feet. The collection was full of creative silhouettes and interesting pattern...

Nick Graham S/S 2018

Nick Graham S/S 2018

Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor

July 13, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Nick Graham’s Atlantis-themed Spring/Summer 2018 collection subverted the exploratory aspect of finding a lost empire and instead painted a nautical picture of what it would be like to have a beach party with the locals. The show dove in with a vast lineup of expertly tailored suits in various shades...

Dyne S/S 2018

Dyne S/S 2018

Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor

July 12, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Athletic menswear that’s too cool for gym class defines Dyne’s Spring/Summer 2018 collection. Designer Christopher Bevans, who has designed for Nike, is no stranger to creating high-quality, functional and fashionable menswear. In his new collection, all of the pieces seem practical enough for ...

To Be Thrill S/S 2018

To Be Thrill S/S 2018

Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor

July 12, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

The To Be Thrill Spring/Summer 2018 runway show capitalized on a predominately black color scheme, presenting creative silhouettes and androgynous options. Edison Lu, the designer, displayed an unrestricted approach to experimenting with proportions and draping. Many of the men wore tunics or skirts with an oversized, draped form. Other details like a-line, collared shirts and sheer paneled cutouts on tops also hinted at androgyny. Several elements were carried throughout the large collection, helping maintain a sense...

Gustav von Aschenbach S/S 2018

Gustav von Aschenbach S/S 2018

Thomas Chou, Deputy Features Editor

July 11, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

German-born designer Robert Geller debuted his Spring/Summer 2018 collection at New York Fashion Week: Men's under the moniker Gustav von Aschenbach. Characterized by minimalist and utilitarian inspired pieces, the collection was a clean yet graphic exploration into Geller’s creativity. Held ...

New York Men’s Day S/S 2018 Morning Presentations

New York Men’s Day S/S 2018 Morning Presentations

Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor

July 10, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

David Hart The designer’s namesake Spring/Summer 2018 collection embraced a tropical tone with a Havana influence. Linen suits in sherbet orange, green and red stood out among their more conservative tan, ivory and navy companions. A few women’s looks were included in the mix, too. The most notable featured a novelty-printed short sleeve silk button down illustrat...

Christopher Lowman S/S 2018

Christopher Lowman S/S 2018

Thomas Chou, Deputy Features Editor

July 10, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

HARVARD PUNK’D: the name of Christopher Lowman's Spring/Summer 2018 collection says exactly what the clothes emulate. The New York City based designer was inspired by “the modern day college student battling the everyday chain of emotions such as financial instability and mental health issues ...

Men and Crop Tops: A Fashion Revolution?

Men and Crop Tops: A Fashion Revolution?

Christopher Collado, Staff Writer

April 9, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES

Crop tops haven't integrated into mainstream fashion for men, but celebrities like Justin Bieber are embracing the look.

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Girl Meets Boy: Androgynous Fashion for All

Girl Meets Boy: Androgynous Fashion for All

Sherah Ndjongo, Staff Writer

April 3, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES

Androgynous fashion is a two-way street – masculine style can influence womenswear and feminine trends can inspire menswear.

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Rochambeau F/W 2017

Rochambeau F/W 2017

Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor

February 2, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Designers Joshua Cooper and Laurence Chandler’s newest Rochambeau runway show, “Myopia”, was a whirlwind for the senses. Punk music blared while masked figures danced maniacally and darted behind plastic curtains on the opposite side of the runway from the audience. This background performa...

Matiere F/W 2017

Matiere F/W 2017

Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor

February 2, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Masculinity molded Matiere’s Fall/Winter 2017 collection. The looks, unembellished and practical (aside from a pair of plaid wool cargo shorts), maintained a strong sense of identity. The utilization of plaid throughout the collection underscored co-founders Scot Shandalove and H. Choi’s ‘70s pu...

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