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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, ...

Yuna Yang F/W 2017

Yuna Yang F/W 2017

By Sydney Ernstberger, Contributing Writer

February 11, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Sydney Ernstberger Yuna Yang’s Fall/Winter 2017 collection once again featured lace, but also shifted towards using more velvet. A palette of vibrant colors, reflective fabrics and floral prints, the collection was an homage to protests in South Korea and the Women’s Marches in the U.S. Infusing...

Yuna Yang Fall/Winter 2016

Yuna Yang Fall/Winter 2016

By Taylor Nicole Rogers, Staff Writer

February 12, 2016


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Yuna Yang’s Fall/Winter 2016 show displayed an evolution of the label, typically known for its soft, feminine look. The collection, entitled “No Borders,” used heavier wool and silks as well as simpler prints when compared with the abundant plaids of Yang’s previous winter collection. The edgi...

Yuna Yang Spring/Summer 2016

Yuna Yang Spring/Summer 2016

By Julia McFadden, Contributing Writer

September 10, 2015


Filed under Fashion Week

Yuna Yang Spring/Summer 2016

Yuna Yang Fall/Winter 2015

Yuna Yang Fall/Winter 2015

By Amanda Morris, Staff Writer

February 12, 2015


Filed under Beauty & Style, Fashion Week, Features

A review of the Yuna Yang Fall/Winter 2015 collection.

Yuna Yang Spring/Summer 2015

Yuna Yang Spring/Summer 2015

By Emma Scoble, Staff Writer

September 6, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Fashion Week, Uncategorized

All eyes were drawn to a single model in a flowing, gossamer gown, as she entered the softly lit studio atop Alvin Ailey Dance Theatre, walking down the runway at an unusually slow, sexy pace. Marilyn Monroe’s sultry classic, “Diamond’s are a Girl’s Best Friend,” set a fun, light hearted mood...

Yuna Yang Fall/Winter 2014

Yuna Yang Fall/Winter 2014

February 6, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Fashion Week

Click on image for more looks from Yuna Yang F/W 2014 Yuna Yang’s Fall/Winter 2014 collection was anything but cold and wintry. The pieces are a surefire way to warm up the scene of dark clothing that is traditional for the season. The collection, dubbed “The Butterfly Mother,” was a surge o...

Yuna Yang Spring/Summer 2014

Yuna Yang Spring/Summer 2014

September 7, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Fashion Week

Click for more looks from Yuna Yang Spring/Summer 2014. The brightly lit room in the Alvin Ailey Dance Theater glowed as the Yuna Yang Spring/Summer 2014 collection debuted. The looks presented in the show were practical and sensible to a certain extent, but they all included a dramatic element of ...