Throughout the fall and winter months, staying warm while looking effortlessly fashion-forward seems to be every stylish New Yorker’s priority. Fur proves itself as a valuable accessory in the chillier months of the year, and for many previous seasons it … Continue reading The Furse: Fall 2016s Plushest Accessory
Ohne Titel is the brainchild of designers Alexa Adams and Flora Gill, was launched in 1999 after the two met as students at Parsons School of Design. Season after season, they have designed womenswear with their signature touch of daring … Continue reading High Fashion, College Wallet: Ohne Titel S/S 2016
Music festivals today Ultra and Coachella continue to influence culture through music, art and fashion, just as Woodstock did in the 70s and 80s. Festival fashion increasingly has its own section in stores, crossing a wide range of target audiences. … Continue reading Festival Fashion
Note: This article is Part 2 of 2 opinion pieces covering fast fashion. Part 1 can be viewed here. Last week I trekked through the overbearing maze of Forever 21, trying to grab a pack of socks, and get out before being seduced … Continue reading Artistic License vs. Fast Fashion: Where is the Line?
As the weather starts to cool down and the leaves change color, it’s time to pull out sweaters and boots and prepare for another New York autumn. Last spring’s Fashion Week showcased dozens of designers’ trends for the upcoming fall/winter season, and it’s finally time to start breaking them out. Some recurring trends throughout the shows including ‘60s inspired silhouettes, chunky knits, and ‘90s grunge. The ‘90s have experienced a huge revival as of late and NYU’s Welcome Week was even ‘90s themed this year. On the runway, feminine silhouettes and accessories clashed with gothic-inspired pieces for an unexpectedly glamorous … Continue reading High Fashion, College Wallet: ’90s Grunge
It is fairly easy for shoppers to be unaware of their favorite stores’ secret allegiances and hidden practices until there is public backlash at a corporation due to its controversial or discriminatory actions. Though, in certain situations, that is still … Continue reading Shopping Blind