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The Fashion Week Issue

The Fashion Week Issue

By Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor

September 18, 2017


Filed under READ THIS WEEK'S ISSUE, Special Editions, Special Issues, Top Story, Uncategorized

Letter from the Editor Fashion photographer Bill Cunningham once said, “Fashion is the armor to survive everyday life.” During New York Fashion Week, reality embraces fantasy and the armor becomes the focal point, presented, worn and celebrated by the most fashionable following. Each season, ...

To Be Thrill S/S 2018

To Be Thrill S/S 2018

By Alyssa Virji, Contributing Writer

September 9, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

The To be Thrill runway show lived up to its name and most definitely provided a thrill this New York Fashion Week. The designer, Edison Lu, created the runway ready looks by combining the underrated with the outrageous. The looks worked by using a classic monochrome palette and adding an unexpected...

To Be Thrill S/S 2018

To Be Thrill S/S 2018

By Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor

July 12, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

The To Be Thrill Spring/Summer 2018 runway show capitalized on a predominately black color scheme, presenting creative silhouettes and androgynous options. Edison Lu, the designer, displayed an unrestricted approach to experimenting with proportions and draping. Many of the men wore tunics or skirts with an oversized, draped form. Other details like a-line, collared shirts and sheer paneled cutouts on tops also hinted at androgyny. Several elements were carried throughout the large collection, helping maintain a sense...