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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...

Selly Djap

By Pamela Jew, Staff Writer

April 20, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Looking across the ocean as a child, Selly Djap drew inspiration from the depths of the surrounding Indonesian waters. That inspiration was later transformed into her most recent collection — Polarity. Djap, a Gallatin freshman, came to NYU from a small region in Indonesia called Ancol, whic...

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...

Millenial Pink: Not Just a Phase

Millenial Pink: Not Just a Phase

By Liv Chai, Staff Writer

April 17, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Millennial pink is trendy and ~ aesthetic ~ but it's more than just a phase.

Girl Meets Boy: Androgynous Fashion for All

Girl Meets Boy: Androgynous Fashion for All

By 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.

Pants and Dresses: A Duo That Can Work

Pants and Dresses: A Duo That Can Work

By Christopher Collado, Staff Writer

April 3, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

The early 2000s trend of wearing a dress over pants may have clashed in the past, but with color coordination the combination can work.

Sheer Me Out: See-Through Clothing for Spring

Sheer Me Out: See-Through Clothing for Spring

By Liv Chai, Staff Writer

March 30, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Let's be transparent, sheer clothing is a major trend this spring.

Comfy Chic is Back In Style

Comfy Chic is Back In Style

By Liv Chai, Staff Writer

February 27, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

From model-off-duty to effortless glam, fashion has turned to the casual girl-next-door for new, fresh and toned down looks. Dressing down instead of dressing up to the nines has become much more than an excuse for a lazy day, it’s become a fashion statement.

It’s All in the Jeans: Denim to Wear Now

It’s All in the Jeans: Denim to Wear Now

By Liv Chai, Staff Writer

February 17, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Denim has made its comeback, here's a few ways to style it.

FIT Celebrates the Modern Woman of the 1960s

FIT Celebrates the Modern Woman of the 1960s

By Natalie Breuer, Staff Writer

February 16, 2017


Filed under Arts, Entertainment, Top Stories

The Museum at FIT's latest exhibit holds not just the fashion that influenced that era, but pieces like Yves Saint Laurent's tradition-defying Le Smoking suit, one of the most iconic pieces of women's evening wear in Western history.

iCB F/W 2017

iCB F/W 2017

By Pamela Jew, Staff Writer

February 14, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

With dry ice misting your face, ICB made you feel like you were climbing a glacier at their Fall/Winter 2017 show. Audience members were taken to new heights with ICB’s mountain trek inspired collection. The presentation featured models on platforms that were switched out one-by-one to feature a ...

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