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FIT Celebrates the Modern Woman of the 1960s

FIT Celebrates the Modern Woman of the 1960s

By Natalie Breuer, Staff Writer

February 16, 2017


Filed under Arts, Entertainment, Top Stories

The Museum at FIT's latest exhibit holds not just the fashion that influenced that era, but pieces like Yves Saint Laurent's tradition-defying Le Smoking suit, one of the most iconic pieces of women's evening wear in Western history.

Meet the Fashion Icons of Your NYC Neighborhood

Meet the Fashion Icons of Your NYC Neighborhood

By Sona Shekhawat, Contributing Writer

February 10, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features, Top Stories

If each NYC neighborhood were represented by a style icon, who would it be?

Stop Trying to Be Cool: A Q&A with SWMRS’s Cole Becker

Stop Trying to Be Cool: A Q&A with SWMRS’s Cole Becker

By Mandy Freebairn, Staff Writer

March 2, 2016


Filed under Arts, Music

WSN talked to Oakland surf punk band SWMRS about their new album "Drive North", modeling, and hating L.A.

Designers Yves Saint Laurent, Halston showcased in FIT exhibit

Designers Yves Saint Laurent, Halston showcased in FIT exhibit

By Natalia Barr, Contributing Writer

February 10, 2015


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

FIT unveils a new exhibit featuring designers Yves Saint Laurent and Halston.