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New York Fashion Week hit the streets with a statement of strength and bold choices.

New York Fashion Week hints at new trends

By Cris Rojo | September 21, 2017

From rising models to the most vibrant and bold looks on the runways here is everything fashion lovers need to know about the Spring 2018 collections from New York Fashion Week.New York’s Park Avenue Armory was the place to be at the eve of New York...

Monochromatic looks appeared often at New York Fashion Week and students can easily replicate this trend.

New York Fashion Week inspires student looks

By Sophia Phillips | February 23, 2017

Last week marked the end of New York Fashion Week, when the industry’s top designers showcased their fall 2017 collections. Many of the styles are great off the runway.Here are some of the top trends from fashion week that students can wear as day-to-day...

Jose Ochoa, junior theater technology design major, found this unique leather backpack at Goodwill. Thrifting can help you find clothes and accessories other students most likely dont have.

Fashionable style doesn’t have to break the bank

By Olivia Rajska | September 18, 2012

“I like to stand out, but not too much where it’s weird,” said Jose Ochoa, a junior theater technology design major I spotted on campus. He is rocking an edgy-preppy look with a twist: a bow tie. Ochoa enjoys putting in the effort of dressing up...

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