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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...

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...