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Maddie and her random date.

I Asked a Random Person on a Date

By Maddie Howard, Sports Editor February 11, 2018
I asked a stranger out on a date in order to celebrate Valentine's Day. Not only did he say yes, but the date wasn't that bad.

Love and Sex Feature: Couples Edition

By Natasha Roy, Editor-at-Large February 11, 2018

For this year’s Love and Sex Feature, we asked some of the WSN staff — both past and present — and their significant others questions from the New York Times’ “The 36 Questions That Lead To...

Oxford Fashion Studio Group Show: Rachel Pollack, Shabeeg, Mirochoa B. Zarina F/W 2018

Oxford Fashion Studio Group Show: Rachel Pollack, Shabeeg, Mirochoa B. Zarina F/W 2018

By Alejandro Villa Vásquez, Copy Chief February 11, 2018

  Located next to the fuming Hudson River, and hidden amidst foggy skyscrapers is the minimalist-inspired Studio 450. The walls are white waterfalls and the bare ceilings expose the pipeworks,...

From your safety net of friendships to the characters and voices filling your headphones and screen, you physically won’t be alone this Valentines Day.

Valentine, Who? Spending the 14th ‘Alone’

By Ryan Mikel, Arts Editor February 11, 2018
From your safety net of friendships to the characters and voices filling your headphones and screen, you actually won’t be alone on Valentine's Day.
Just In XX F/W 2018

Just In XX F/W 2018

By Pooja Nayyar, Contributing Writer February 11, 2018

Justin Yu-Ying Chou launched his new label Just In XX — separate from his main label Just In Case — during New York Fashion Week 2018 at Spring Studios. Chou’s latest collection embodied his...

JXY n Cuso F/W 2018

JXY n’ Cuso F/W 2018

By Kamila Daurenova, Contributing Writer February 11, 2018

For their Fall/Winter 2018 runway show at Pier 59, designers JXY n’ Cuso debuted a collection of pieces ranging from casual hoodies and shorts to evening gowns and work-attire. Executed in a pleasing,...

Oxford Fashion Studio: Colour by Nandi Madida F/W 2018

Oxford Fashion Studio: Colour by Nandi Madida F/W 2018

By Nina Donoghue, Contributing Writer February 11, 2018

The bright, minimalist décor of Studio 450 was the perfect atmosphere for the debut of Nandi Madida’s 2018 Colour collection. Firey reds, oranges and whites blazed down the runway, daring the audience...

CAAFD: Port Zienna, Mouton Blanc and Zabetta Couture F/W 2018

CAAFD: Port Zienna, Mouton Blanc and Zabetta Couture F/W 2018

By Liv Chai, Dining Editor February 11, 2018

    On a rainy Saturday evening at the Industria, the Council of Aspiring American Fashion Designers introduced a new group of refreshing designers bursting into the scene. Port...

XULY.Bët x MIMI PROBER x HOGAN McLAUGHLIN F/W 2018

XULY.Bët x MIMI PROBER x HOGAN McLAUGHLIN F/W 2018

By Courtney Dodge, Contributing Writer February 11, 2018

  The Ceremony Fall/Winter 2018 show brought it all, including collections from designers Hogan McLaughlin, Mimi Prober, and Lamine Kouyaté of XULY.Bët, as well as a Vodoun Ceremony complete...

Gauntlett Cheng F/W 2018

Gauntlett Cheng F/W 2018

By Sarah Teskova, Contributing Writer February 11, 2018

  Gauntlett Cheng's show lived up to its expectations of the title “Happy and Healthy." Diversity was seen in the audience, models, designs and even the dogs. The brand, originally known...

Ennyluap F/W 2018

Ennyluap F/W 2018

By Faith Marnecheck, Contributing Writer February 11, 2018

Ennyluap’s 2018 New York Fashion Week show came in with a literal bang that signaled a new direction for the brand as the loud and thumping techno-club music subsided to more instrumental sounds...