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For those addicted to their cell phones, craft a customized phone case to showcase a picture, drawing or pressed flowers.

Stylish DIY Gifts for the Season

By Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor December 5, 2017
Save money and create an original, handmade gift like these quick and easy stylish presents.

Society’s Impact on Style

By Tyler Crews, Deputy Sports Editor December 4, 2017
Fashion is ever-changing, often reflecting historical shifts in societal attitudes. Today, gender fluid clothing shows a focus on acceptance and self-expression.
London-based fine jewelry line Banneya offers a simple customer-centric process in which customers are able to edit and decorate whatever they’d like, essentially creating their own luxury pieces online with the guidance of a professional jewelry designer they are paired with.

When Fashion Meets Tech

By Sherah Ndjongo, Staff Writer December 4, 2017
Gear up with these clothes and accessories that are made with unique technologies that make them fashionable and functional.
Gucci Resort 2018 interjected winter coats and fur right next to flowy gowns.

Resort Wear: Necessity or Just Passe?

By Jalil Johnson, Staff Writer November 28, 2017
Resort wear may not be significant to those who don't travel in the fall/winter, but it is a growing presence in the fashion industry.
ScreenShop is a new application that lets users upload images and offers recommendations of where to buy the clothing in the uploaded photo.

ScreenShop Offers a Cure for Fashion Envy

By Christopher Collado, Staff Writer November 28, 2017
There's now an app that functions as the Shazam for fashion, recognizing where you can buy clothing based on uploaded photos, but does it live up to its claim?
Von Dutch was an incredibly popular brand in the early 2000s, but has since faded.

Early 2000s Brands to Wear Today

By Christopher Collado, Staff Writer November 27, 2017
The early-aughts are often referenced for their bad style, but these brands cold hold their own in today's fashion.
As a rapidly growing, multi-billion dollar industry, cosmetics have become a centerpiece of American culture.

The Politics of Cosmetics

By Jendayi Omowale, Staff Writer November 27, 2017
The Personal Care Products Act proposes the first change in cosmetic industry regulations since the 1930s. Read about how it may affect your daily makeup and skincare regimen.
The U.S. flag has appeared on clothing as an icon or a print for decades, but is now being banned from appearing on apparel.

Tomi Lahren’s Star-Spangled Fashion

By Kate Holland, Staff Writer November 20, 2017
When Fox News contributor Tomi Lahren wore a flag-like garment for Halloween, she received some backlash. But people seem to have less of a problem with the use of the flag as clothing than the fact that the flag has come to represent exclusionary ideals in the U.S.
Bleecker St, is now 30% vacant due to the drastic increase in online shopping. The #ShopBleecker movement is being advertised in the area to save the street’s vacancies.

Greenwich Village Encourages Residents to #ShopBleecker

By Alyssa Kelly, Staff Writer November 20, 2017
During the month of November, shops on Bleecker St. will have special discounts and raffles to boost local business for the neighborhood.
Gucci decided to remove animal fur from all collections, beginning from Gucci Spring Summer 2018.

Do You Faux With Fur?

By Amelia McBain, Staff Writer November 14, 2017
Major fashion houses are dropping real fur, should you?
Scarves and coats both are fashionable items to keep warm in winter, of course, a pair of eye-catching boots is a plus.

How Not to Shiver This Winter

By Christopher Collado, Staff Writer November 14, 2017
Keep warm like a New York City-native with these closet essentials for the cold weather.
John Binder is a reporter for Breitbart and regularly writes on the topics of immigration and fashion.

John Binder Bends Breitbart

By Jalil Johnson, Staff Writer November 13, 2017
John Binder covers immigration for conservative news site Breitbart, while also occasionally writing fashion criticism pieces. He's garnered attention for his politically influenced fashion reviews.