How To Tuesday: Heels for Walking in New York

Heels are a beloved staple in many closets, as they can add some desired extra height, flatter figures, or make an outfit instantly look classier. In most places, people wear them all over, ranging from special events to school or work to social outings. However, in New York heels are much less prevalent due to impracticability for walking, the city’s primary form of transportation. Many who come to NYU from other locations may miss their heels, yet are unsure of how to make them work without inconveniencing their everyday lives. Luckily, many styles of the height-adding shoe are comfortable and … Continue reading How To Tuesday: Heels for Walking in New York

How To Tuesday: How To Dress for Holiday Parties on a Budget

Apart from endless finals, December is an exciting time of year. The plethora of holidays during this chilly month bring gift exchanges, uplifting concerts and festive events. Possibly one of the best activities is a holiday party, but it is often difficult to decide what to wear. On a budget it can be especially tricky, as so much clothing boasts extreme prices leaving a complicated dilemma of how to assemble the perfect outfit without breaking the bank. Luckily this is possible and partygoers can create several looks for a low price. One of the most versatile pieces for girls is … Continue reading How To Tuesday: How To Dress for Holiday Parties on a Budget

Eco-Conscious Strides in Fashion

The fashion industry has always been on the forefront of trends and not just trends pertaining to clothes and beauty; technology, the arts, and philanthropy are all aspects the fashion world have embraced and incorporated into its nearly $2 trillion global industry. The latest trend that fashion business moguls and design houses are embracing is sustainability. Swedish fashion brand H&M has over 3,300 stores worldwide and is proving how possible it is to create stylish and sustainable products. On October 2, H&M launched the Conscious Denim collection for men, women and children. According to H&M, “the washes used on the … Continue reading Eco-Conscious Strides in Fashion

High Fashion, College Wallet: Rebecca Minkoff

With the recently pleasant weather, it’s a good idea to play with different lengths and layering. In Rebecca Minkoff’s Fall/Winter 2014 collection, she does just that and adds great textural components to break up sleek silhouettes. With pops of pastels and deeper jewel tones, the collection is beautifully balanced for fall. For the shirt, you don’t need to splurge! Forever 21 has a Chiffon Pocket Shirt for only $13.80 that starts the look off strong. ASOS has a Neon Rose Leather Look Skirt for some interesting texture for $30.32. To stay warm with a splash of deep color, add ASOS’s … Continue reading High Fashion, College Wallet: Rebecca Minkoff