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Perfumarie: A Blind Journey Through Scents

Perfumarie: A Blind Journey Through Scents

By Franziska Winterling, Contributing Writer

February 20, 2018


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features, Top Stories

Perfumaria, a new perfume shop in SoHo, makes sure customers focus on the smell rather than the brand in choosing perfumes.

Bora Aksu S/S 2018

Bora Aksu S/S 2018

By Veronica Liow, Multimedia Abroad Editor

September 18, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Bora Aksu continues to define the catwalk with his playful yet seductive aesthetic. His Spring/Summer 2018 namesake collection includes a variety of patterns that flirt with each fabric. The palette consists of tinges of pastel that harmonize with the darker shades. The collection undoubtedly emp...

Ralph and Russo S/S 2018

Ralph and Russo S/S 2018

By Veronica Liow, Multimedia Abroad Editor

September 18, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Set in a venue as elegant as its looks, the Ralph & Russo Spring/Summer 2018 runway show solidified their position as a luxury brand in the global fashion industry. The collection is comprised of a diverse palette, from soft pastels to metallic hues. In addition, the prints used — more spe...

Fyodor Golan S/S 2018

Fyodor Golan S/S 2018

By Veronica Liow, Multimedia Abroad Editor

September 18, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

  The Fyodor Golan Spring/Summer 2018 runway show made a permanent impression as it explored a unique dystopian future through sportswear aesthetics. The pieces were comprised of a diversity of vibrant colors that mesh well to create a coherent collection. The palette ranges from royal blu...

Wang Brings Elite Fashion to the Streets

Wang Brings Elite Fashion to the Streets

By Tyler Crews, Contributing Writer

September 18, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Alexander Wang brought high fashion to the streets with his Spring/Summer 2018 collection dubbed Wangfest. Should NYFW designers follow Wang's steps and make more shows accessible to the public?

Irina Vitjaz S/S 2018

Irina Vitjaz S/S 2018

By Jonathan George, Contributing Writer

September 9, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Irina Vitjaz's Spring/Summer 2018 collection stayed true to her typical fashion sense. The outfits were loose, elegant and simply sophisticated. The dresses were phenomenally designed and accentuated the models best aspects. The shiny silver styled in some outfits created ostentatious sentiments, and depicted a lavi...

Son Jung Wan S/S 2018

Son Jung Wan S/S 2018

By Mayu Ranganathan, Contributing Writer

September 9, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

  At Son Jung Wan’s Spring/Summer 2018 show, stiff collars and structured skirts collided with ethereal, fluttery fabrics. Known for capturing the dual nature of women’s clothing, she explores the juxtaposition of provocative and feminine silhouettes and fabrics. Her collection featured bright, pop art colors like turquoise, fuchsi...

Mimi Prober F/W 2017

Mimi Prober F/W 2017

By Faith Choi, Contributing Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Lights dimmed, and the familiar tune "Hallelujah" flooded through the venue as the first model, draped in black, began her walk. With every other step the room became brighter again, eventually bringing the runway to life with both the phosphorescent lights and Mimi Prober's Fall/Winter 2017 col...

Anniesa Hasibuan F/W 2017

Anniesa Hasibuan F/W 2017

By Han Wang, Contributing Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Following her pattern of showing long, flowing skirts and unprecedented hijabs, Anniesa Hasibuan stunned her audience again with an intense, regal runway show. The glittering silvers and sparkling golds made the models look royal and refined as they walked to the backdrop of fierce, energetic music. Knockout pieces include a ball gown composed of rose gold tulle made in the shape o...

Dennis Basso F/W 2017

Dennis Basso F/W 2017

By Sara Miranda, Contributing Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

A plethora of gold and beige hues and several types of fur went down the runway at Dennis Basso’s Fall/Winter 2017 runway show. From airy ball gowns to chic fur coats, Basso created designs that evoked the feeling of being immersed in nature. Even though Basso’s pieces consisted of a neut...

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