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NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

Model brings natural hair to Victoria Secret runway

Model brings natural hair to Victoria Secret runway

By Lauren Craddock, Staff Writer December 7, 2015
Model of color Maria Borges wears her hair natural and curly this season, taking a step in the right direction for the fashion industry.

FIT reveals culture of denim

By Sophie Shaw, Staff Writer December 2, 2015
The Museum at FIT opens their newest exhibit Denim: Fashion's Frontier.
 The “Underwear for People with Periods” campaign by THINX is the next step in increasing awareness for transgender and gender-nonconforming people.

Period underwear for all people

By Alexandra Webb, Staff Writer December 2, 2015
Progressive underwear label THINX reveals their latest campaign for a more inclusive message.

How to not wear a scarf

By Grace Dixon, Contributing Writer November 30, 2015
Avoid looking drab or being offensive with these tips on how to not wear a scarf this season.
The Ray Ban’s Wayfarer is a classes shape that pairs well with both casual and formal looks.

Three sunglass styles to keep you stylish this winter

By Adryan Son, Staff Writer November 23, 2015
From throwing shade to protecting your eyes, these glasses will keep you ready for winter.

It’s something to talk about

By Natalia Barr, Staff Writer November 18, 2015
While fashion continues to perpetuate a lack of diversity, it's important to celebrate the victories achieved as the industry moves forward to full inclusivity.
An argument for the ages: fashion is unnecessary

An argument for the ages: fashion is unnecessary

By Sophie Shaw, Staff Writer November 17, 2015
In response to sartorial critics, the argument continues that fashion is actually unnecessary.
An argument for the ages: fashion is necessary

An argument for the ages: fashion is necessary

By Natalia Barr, Staff Writer November 17, 2015

In her review of London Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2015, Vanessa Friedman of the New York Times wrote, “Fashion, after all, is by definition unnecessary.” Though this phrase is from a piece that actually...

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Beauty and style deeper than skin and sneakers

By Laura Casado, Contributing Writer November 17, 2015
Beauty company Olie Biologique and mother-daughter duo blog StyleLikeU rebrand style for an all-inclusive public.

Proposed law could protect underage models

By Lauren Craddock, Staff Writer November 16, 2015
Representative pens underage protection bill for fashion's upcoming generation.

Stylish courses to spice up your semester

By Medardo Perez, Contributing Writer November 16, 2015
The top spring 2016 courses for the studying fashionista.
An illustration by Gill Button - one of the 31 artists commissioned by Alessandro Michele for #guccigram.

#Guccigram turns to art, not photoshop

By Adryan Son, Staff Writer November 10, 2015
While the worlds of fashion and art are in constant collaboration, creative director Alessandro Michele is now adding social media to the conversation with Gucci's latest Instagram campaign.