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Fringe: The Future of Fashion

Fringe: The Future of Fashion

By Gabriella Bower, Beauty and Style Editor

November 3, 2016


Filed under Special Editions, Top Story

To be on the fringe of something means you are radical, on the outskirts of the mainstream. If you think about the people who push the boundaries of the ever-evolving fashion industry, it is those who are thinking differently, expanding the circle, moving things forward. One cannot possibly predict...

Tyler Sanchez

Tyler Sanchez

By Sherah Ndjongo, Contributing Writer

November 3, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style, Top Stories

The modeling industry’s influence has grown significantly in recent years, allowing for models to play a larger role in fashion by embodying a designer’s vision or a brand’s image. Tyler Sanchez, a 19-year-old Film and Television student at Tisch, has been modeling for over six years. Represen...

Skye Daru

Skye Daru

By Camille Larkins, Staff Writer

November 3, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style, Top Stories

Skye Daru won’t tolerate being seen as one-dimensional. In the new age of the social media supermodel, Daru knows the key to success is more than just showing off her latest spread in Teen Vogue. She has to be versatile, personable, transparent and mysterious — all at once. It’s not an easy feat b...

Shaye Davis

Shaye Davis

By Ali Webb, Staff Writer

November 3, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style, Top Stories

Shaye Davis may be balancing a budding modeling career with studying film and TV at Tisch School of the Arts, but she is surprisingly relaxed about it all. Sitting in the Think Coffee on Mercer Street, and she wears a T-shirt, navy blue coat and Vans, comfortable choices for a packed day of class...

Matthew Russo

Matthew Russo

By Pamela Jew, Staff Writer

November 3, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style

Hailing from suburban Pennsylvania, Gallatin senior Matthew Russo came to NYU knowing he wanted to pursue a career in the fashion industry. Russo’s experience derives from him being self-taught and self-driven. From taking extra classes at Parsons and FIT to matriculating in some of NYU’s more fashion...

Rachel Wang

Rachel Wang

By Sophie Shaw, Violet Vision Editor

November 3, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style

Fashion and fantasy are two realms that highlight the whimsical, inspire imagination and have dark sides. Designer and Gallatin alumna Rachel Wang, hopes to marry all of these facets between the two worlds in her new brand RENWEAR, which is set to launch in February 2017. The brand focuses on storytelling through fa...

‘Absolutely Fashion:’ The New Role of the Fashion Documentary

‘Absolutely Fashion:’ The New Role of the Fashion Documentary

By Sherah Ndjongo, Contributing Writer

September 30, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Absolutely Fashion gives you never-before-see, behind-the-scenes access to British Vogue.