During the holidays there is no such thing as too much spirit, especially when it comes to ugly holiday sweaters. Go all out with them — DIY one with all of the jingle bells and whistles or find one already decked out — and embrace the holiday spirit. Even though they’re not thought of as fashionable, there are plenty of ways to style ugly Christmas sweaters to show up to holiday parties looking festive and put-together. For the full-on Christmas tree decoration look, try pairing your sweater with metallics. Funky silvers and holographic colors reminiscent of garlands are the perfect … Continue reading How to Look Cute When Wearing an Ugly Holiday Sweater
This just in: we are all catfishing ourselves. I said it. All the pictures we post with our smooth, young adult skin are low-key just fronts for the middle-aged adult lying within us. We’ve been exposed, we can’t hide, so … Continue reading Injecting Youth into the Youthful: Botox for Young People?
It is no secret that the recent election has conjured up hateful rhetoric throughout the country. Many people who are allies or identify with these attacked groups are responding to the hateful addresses in many forms. One way to show … Continue reading Signs of Solidarity: What You Can Wear to Show Your Alliance
Leather is something that keeps making its appearance on the runway and on the streets whenever the weather starts to cool down, yet we never grow tired of seeing it. NYU students seem to relate to this feeling — leather … Continue reading Style Spotted: Leather
For Les Copains’ Spring/Summer 2017 collection, Stefania Bandiera drew from feminist inspirations. The show focused on 19th-century female adventurers, finally giving this group of the past, which had not much choice to wear anything but men’s clothing, justice and empowerment … Continue reading High Fashion, College Wallet: Les Copains S/S 2017
Pick up the phone, call your dad, call your grandad, call your uncle. Call them and apologize for all the years of shame you put them through for wearing the once deadly combo: socks with sandals. You’ve probably seen it in all its varieties — socks with those brown, grandpa sandals, socks with Birkenstocks (this is NYU, so you may even be wearing them right now), socks with heeled sandals, and the most extreme, thou which shall not be named. But that’s just what I call it, you probably know them as Nike socks with slides. Believe it or not, … Continue reading Put a Sock in It and Embrace Socks and Sandals
Believe it or not, the daring mesh trend has a lot more to it than meets the eye. We often consider mesh to be something we’ll wear for a quick gym session or a Friday night out, but it’s actually something we can add to our closet as an everyday outfit enhancer. And with an influx of mesh products from sweaters to backpacks to dresses to shoes comes more variety in how to style them. Wearing mesh almost certainly guarantees showing a little skin — the important question is how much are you comfortable revealing? Here’s where panels come in … Continue reading How to Mesh Well with the Mesh Trend