Washington Square News

The Line Between Convenience and Gentrification

The Line Between Convenience and Gentrification

By Maren Naegele, Contributing Writer

September 7, 2018


Filed under City, Opinion

The chainstore we all know and love may not necessarily be positive for the village.

Herbal supplements require FDA supervision

Herbal supplements require FDA supervision

By Adnan Zarif, Staff Writer

February 18, 2015


Filed under Opinion

FDA must institute a systematic audit of all supplements that are sold on the market.

Outcry over lack of plus-sized clothing

Outcry over lack of plus-sized clothing

By Madison Reis, Contributing Writer

February 4, 2015


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Target excludes plus size clothes from store for new Lilly Pulitzer collaboration, sparking Twitter backlash.

Target works with Altuzarra for newest line

Target works with Altuzarra for newest line

By Sophie Lewis, Contributing Writer

September 17, 2014


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

It is that time of year again for every budget-conscious fashionista to enter an animalistic shopper mode at their local Target. It is time for Target’s next designer collaboration, this time with the 2014 Council of Fashion Designers of America Womenswear Designer of the Year, Joseph Altuzarra. The highly anticipated collection, comprised of nearly 50 pieces, priced $18 to $90, recently became available starting Sept. 14 in Target stores nationwide and on Target and Net-A-Porter’s websites.

Businesses profit despite underperformance

Businesses profit despite underperformance

November 26, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Long lines and savage shoppers are replacing family gatherings and turkey dinners this Thanksgiving, as Walmart and other superstores start their Black Friday sales earlier than usual. Large retailers are starting their online promotions up to a week early and offering discounts on Thanksgiving to increase their end-of-year profits. While many consumers may believe that these sal...

FRINGE: Kate Young brings elegant look to special occasion fashion

April 18, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Fashion Week, Features

Celebrity stylist Kate Young has an impressive Hollywood client list that includes Natalie Portman and Michelle Williams and has published numerous editorials for top-notch publications like Vogue and InStyle. But styling isn’t the only talent this New York-based fashion expert has up her sleeve. Young recently co...

Target and Neiman Marcus partner to launch limited holiday collection

Target and Neiman Marcus partner to launch limited holiday collection

December 5, 2012


Filed under Features

Finding the perfect gift no longer has to be a source of stress this season, no matter who you’re shopping for. Target has partnered with Neiman Marcus to launch a new limited collection in time for the holidays. The collaboration, which hit stores on Dec. 1, features 50 products from 24 of the...

Target gets innovative with new episodic ad campaign

Target gets innovative with new episodic ad campaign

October 3, 2012


Filed under Features

Advertising campaigns and marketing strategies are more important in today’s economic climate than ever before. This month, Target stepped up to the plate with their innovative, episodic marketing campaign starring actress Kristen Bell. Director Phil Abraham worked hard to create a short romantic...