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Erigo celebrates their 10th year in the fashion industry with their first appearance at NYFW

By Li-Chun Pan, Contributing Writer September 10, 2021

Erigo, founded by Muhammad Sadad in 2012, is an Indonesian fashion brand that seeks to be gender neutral and produce affordable and sustainable fashion. Their collection ERIGO X marks their first appearance...

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Duncan breaks through the conservative mold

By Anja Westhues, Contributing Writer September 9, 2021

Duncan, founded in 2019 by Michelle Duncan, is a luxury women’s fashion brand based in New York City. It offers designer clothes to the modern, dynamic woman with a demanding schedule. Duncan drew...

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Harlem Fashion Row touts opportunity, access and flair at NYFW SS22

By Lieko Dadaille, Contributing Writer September 9, 2021

New York Fashion Week’s first night opened with Harlem Fashion Row’s 14th annual show. The evening began with a series of speeches that celebrated Black designers of the fashion industry and closed...

Being a world-renowned fashion event, New York Fashion Week brings thousands of attendees from around the world to the city every year. This year, with the ongoing pandemic situation, the Beauty & Style section at Washington Square News has decided not to cover the gathering. (Staff Photo by Alexandra Chan)

Why WSN Will Not Cover New York Fashion Week In-Person This Year

By Bella Gil, Culture Editor September 11, 2020

New York Fashion Week has historically brought thousands of attendees from around the world to the city every year, but 2020 is no ordinary year. With how the ongoing coronavirus pandemic in the United...

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Private Policy Family Dinner: NYFW F/W 2020

By Ishaan Parmar, Staff Photographer February 14, 2020

Read more of WSN’s New York Fashion Week coverage here. Email Ishaan Parmar at [email protected]

(Photo by Kaleah Mchawi)

Noon by Noor: F/W 2020

By Kaleah Mchawi, Contributing Photographer February 14, 2020

Read more of WSN’s New York Fashion Week coverage here. Email Kaleah Mchawi at [email protected]

(Photo by Justin Park)

Just in XX F/W 2020

By Ashley Hurst, Contributing Writer February 14, 2020

Before the show, the eerie whistling tune Twisted Nerve by Bernard Herrmann, synonymous with Quentin Tarantino’s martial arts film Kill Bill Vo. 1, filled the room. As the lights came up, the music...

(Photo by Li Chun)

Vivenne Hu: F/W 2020

By Li Chun, Staff Photographer February 13, 2020

Read more of WSN’s New York Fashion Week coverage here. Email Li Chun at [email protected] 

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Flying Solo Couture: F/W 2020

By Nya Etienne, Staff Writer February 13, 2020

A full house, the Flying Solo: Couture show had two interconnected runways, lined with rows of viewers excited for what the numerous designers had in store. The eclectic variations ranged from colorful...

(Photo by Ishaan Parmar)

Son Jung Wan: F/W 2020

By Ishaan Parmar, Staff Photographer February 13, 2020

Read more of WSN’s New York Fashion Week coverage here. Email Ishaan Parmar at [email protected]

(Photo by Ashley Hurst)

Timo Weiland F/W 2020

By Ashley Hurst, Contributing Writer February 13, 2020

Upon entering the venue, “Stephanie Says” by the Velvet Underground was blasting. As Timo Weiland described, his idea behind this collection was a downtown, eclectic take on uniform dressing, something...

(Photo by Talia Barton)

Flying Solo Ready to Wear: F/W 2020

By Cristina Palop, Contributing Writer February 12, 2020

Flying Solo’s Ready-to-Wear Collection hit the runway on Friday afternoon, showcasing the newest trends for the upcoming months. Flying Solo is a company which features different independent designers...