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NYFW: Fashion-Forward or Fashion-Dead?

NYFW: Fashion-Forward or Fashion-Dead?

By Tianne Johnson, Contributing Writer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

As fashion returns to it's roots in Europe, where does that leave New York City within the world of style?

Just In XX F/W 2018

Just In XX F/W 2018

By Pooja Nayyar, Contributing Writer

February 11, 2018


Filed under Fashion Week, New York Fashion Week F/W 2018

Justin Yu-Ying Chou launched his new label Just In XX — separate from his main label Just In Case — during New York Fashion Week 2018 at Spring Studios. Chou’s latest collection embodied his trademark contradictory style that combines elements from western with attributes from the Eastern As...

Dan Liu F/W 2018

Dan Liu F/W 2018

By Veronica Liow, Assistant Managing Editor

February 10, 2018


Filed under Fashion Week, New York Fashion Week F/W 2018, Uncategorized

Classical music permeated the entire venue. This was not just any other classical music though. There was spunk and funk added to modernize the classical. Similar to the music, Dan Liu does just that in its Fall/Winter 2018 collection. It takes classic designs — especially of dresses — and makes them contemp...

Concept Korea F/W 2018

Concept Korea F/W 2018

By Amelia McBain, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018


Filed under Fashion Week, New York Fashion Week F/W 2018, Uncategorized

Concept Korea Fall/Winter 2018 presented two prominent Korean fashion houses, GREEDILOUS and LIE, as two very different but very haute halves of one show. GREEDILOUS, by Youn Hee Park, had all the slouchy cuts and femme lines of Korean fashion, but everything was more decadent, more luxe than st...

Chromat A/W 2018

Chromat A/W 2018

By Thomas Chou, Beauty and Style Editor

February 9, 2018


Filed under Fashion Week, New York Fashion Week F/W 2018

Chromat debuted its autumn/winter 2018 collection today at Industria Studios in Chelsea. Like many of their previous collections, the brand utilized aquatic fabrics and colorful bathing suit material such as neoprene along with swimming pool noodles. According to the show flyer, the collection wa...

Stella Nolasco F/W 2018

Stella Nolasco F/W 2018

By Faith Choi, Contributing Writer

February 9, 2018


Filed under Fashion Week, New York Fashion Week F/W 2018, Uncategorized

  The audience sits with phones up and ready for the music to play, and the models to come strutting down. But instead a video is projected at the front of the runway, showing the ideal state of Puerto Rico after recent events: a restored island, claiming to welcome her tourists once more....

Global Fashion Collective II FW 2018

Global Fashion Collective II FW 2018

By Jendayi Omowale, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018


Filed under Fashion Week, New York Fashion Week F/W 2018

  Pop-art style prints, extravagant roller-like sleeves, and a “prison Barbie” aesthetic all made an appearance at this year’s Fall/Winter Global Fashion Collective II show at New York Fashion Week. The show which aims to showcase international fashion industry talent, featured labels Kirsten Ley, Kim Tiziana Rottmüller and MRHUA MRSHUA, whose designers all push the boundaries of fashion . Ley’s collection NERŌ which plays with the concept of a “ravaged Rome” featured a mostly somber palette of black and brown and green hues, w...

Fashion Hong Kong F/W 2018

Fashion Hong Kong F/W 2018

By Marisa Lopez, Contributing Writer

February 9, 2018


Filed under Fashion Week, New York Fashion Week F/W 2018

  The Hong Kong Trade Development Council is an organization dedicated to promoting Hong Kong based companies and connecting them to other major parties around the globe. The council runs Fashion Hong Kong, a series of events showcasing Hong Kong Fashion designers. For the Fall/Winter 2018 season, three designer labels were showcased: Harrison Wong,...

Global Fashion Collective I F/W 2018

Global Fashion Collective I F/W 2018

By Amanda Burkett, Violet Vision Editor

February 9, 2018


Filed under Fashion Week, New York Fashion Week F/W 2018

  Global Fashion Collective came back in full force today with their FW 2018 runway show, featuring four, unique designers showcasing a capsule collection. Designers Monaca Nishu, Melissa Yin, Caroline Ann, and Roop Shimura were this year’s selected creatives to be featured, and much of their respective collections did not disappoint. Fiction Tokyo (M...

Milly F/W 2018

Milly F/W 2018

By Jonathan George, Contributing Writer

February 9, 2018


Filed under Fashion Week, New York Fashion Week F/W 2018

  The chaotic start to the show was not reflective of the show itself. In a word, the show itself was vivacious, and the Milly team behind this show did a wonderful job of capturing the colorful mood. Milly designers are not new to using a wide range of colors in their outfits, and it has...

A Thumbs Up For New Eyeliner

A Thumbs Up For New Eyeliner

By Liv Chai, Staff Writer

October 2, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

If you feel connected to the classic cat eye, try this new eyeliner trend for a modern update.

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, ...

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