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A male NYU student wears jewelry to compliment their daily outfit

Jewels for Men

March 2, 2018
Jewelry takes a turn for the masculine.
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

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

November 27, 2017
The early-aughts are often referenced for their bad style, but these brands cold hold their own in today's fashion.
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

November 14, 2017
Keep warm like a New York City-native with these closet essentials for the cold weather.
Balenciaga debuted the platform Crocs at Paris Fashion Week.

Unconventional Shoes: The New Fashion Trend?

November 7, 2017
Designers have featured some questionable footwear for spring, like clear boots and platform Crocs. Are NYU students bold enough to take on the trend?

Forever 21 and Taco Bell released a clothing collection on Oct. 11. The collection offers comedic pieces for Taco Bell fans and those with quirky styles

Taco Bell Fashion: A Hit or Miss?

October 16, 2017
Maybe its a bit cheesy or maybe its a bit saucy, but Forever 21 and Taco Bell's new collaboration is worth a look.
Take a look at some new ways to style hats this fall.

Hats Off: Fall Hat Styles

September 26, 2017
Top off your fall outfits with one of these classic hat styles.
A woman walks her dog past the Unisphere in Flushing-Meadows Corona Park in the borough of Queens.

Out of Borough Adventure: Queens

September 22, 2017
New York City is bigger than Greenwich Village. Take the subway or the train to Queens to explore this diverse borough.
Binge on some fashion-focused shows on Netflix, including America’s Next Top Model, The Hills and Skin Wars, among others.

Fashion Shows to Binge Watch During Summer Break

May 1, 2017
With summer fast approaching, get your fashion fix from these television shows — even if you have to leave New York for the season.
Kanye West has recently released a 12 piece jewelry collection inspired by 14th century art from Florence. West’s jewelry are in a yellow gold color and are all 18 karats.

Kanye West Enters the Jewelry Industry

April 20, 2017
Is Kanye West's new jewelry line worth the price?
The teal crop top from Urban Outfitters. While women have been sporting crop tops for a long time, men are rarely seen wearing this fashion item.

Men and Crop Tops: A Fashion Revolution?

April 9, 2017
Crop tops haven't integrated into mainstream fashion for men, but celebrities like Justin Bieber are embracing the look.
The dress over pants trend was popular in the early 2000s. There is a question of whether or not this trend can and should be brought back.

Pants and Dresses: A Duo That Can Work

April 3, 2017
The early 2000s trend of wearing a dress over pants may have clashed in the past, but with color coordination the combination can work.
The Pressure of Comparison Makes Us Weaker

The Pressure of Comparison Makes Us Weaker

February 21, 2017
We are all unique and there is no single definition of success or happiness, so why should we compare ourselves to others?
Everyone Should Have Manners

Everyone Should Have Manners

February 13, 2017
Even though some might say we are living in drastic times, showing some manners can go a long way in brightening someone’s day.
It’s Time to Bring Back Civil Discourse

It’s Time to Bring Back Civil Discourse

February 6, 2017
It can be frustrating to discuss politics with people who have different viewpoints that one's own. However, we should not shut ourselves away from the opportunity to engage.