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All Hype, No Heat: VFILES at Fashion Week

All Hype, No Heat: VFILES at Fashion Week

By Amanda Burkett, Beauty and Style Editor

September 10, 2018


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features, New York Fashion Week S/S19, New York Fashion Week S/S19

Wacky as always, the VFiles show in this year's Fashion Week did not disappoint.

BENCH/BODY S/S 2018

BENCH/BODY S/S 2018

By 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...

Yandy Swim Show 2017

Yandy Swim Show 2017

By Sherah Ndjongo, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

The weather forecast may have anticipated cloudy skies, but at the Yandy Swim 2017 show there was nothing but sunshine and bright lights. Cheerful music blasted overhead as models sporting matching gold chunky chokers, glossy hoops, intricate chandelier earrings and strappy high heels took turns s...

Chromat F/W 2017

Chromat F/W 2017

By Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor

February 11, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

"Buoyancy" Chromat's Fall/Winter 2017 collection, took the aquatic and gave it some attitude. Designer Becca McCharen collaborated with the outdoors company Klymit to develop inflatable garments that evoked flotation devices. The show opened with the rapper, singer and producer, UNIIQU3 performing her new song...

Thorsun Spring/Summer 2017

Thorsun Spring/Summer 2017

By Gabriella Bower, Beauty and Style Editor

July 15, 2016


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Thorsun, a swimwear line created by George Sotelo, spring/summer 2017 stayed true to it’s integrity of keeping “the spontaneous modern traveler in mind.” Every suit could be worn by a beachgoer whether they lounge around tanning all day or go on a snorkeling adventure. The prints were bol...

Victoria’s Secret Trades Swimwear for Sportswear

Victoria’s Secret Trades Swimwear for Sportswear

By Medardo Perez, Staff Writer

May 2, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Victoria's Secret announces end to swimwear line in efforts to focus on activewear.

Epson Digital Couture F/W 2016

Epson Digital Couture F/W 2016

By Courtney Marino and Hannah Starke, Contributing Writer

February 9, 2016


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

A spectacle of bold collections dominated the space at Skylight 60 Tenth this past Tuesday evening. In the digital era, technology is constantly pushing boundaries, allowing artists to relish in fearless attempts to create riveting designs. Digital printing technologies are radically impacting t...