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Fashion Forecasting For the Fall

August 27, 2016

By RUBY BUDDEMEYER Features Co-Editor Fall is rapidly approaching and as the season changes, so does the fashion in New York City. Manhattan wi...

What’s In FCLC Student’s School Bags?

March 2, 2016

By SARAH CERVINI Contributing Writer We've all seen the "What's In My Bag" YouTube Videos, but we deci...

Dean Joseph Desciak donning a bow tie and suit jacket during a lecture (COURTESY OF DEAN DESCIAK)

Professors Stealing the Spotlight

February 25, 2016

By RUBY BUDDEMEYER Contributing Writer With Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) smack dab in the...

All of the models from Leanne Marshall's Fall 2016 collection strut their stuff on the runway at the end of the show (ANDRONIKA ZIMMERMAN/THE  OBSERVER)

What NYFW Taught Me

February 23, 2016

By ANDRONIKA ZIMMERMAN Asst. Photo Editor Seven fashion shows, five days; sounds like fun, doesn...

Lyn Slater , clinical associate professor at GSS and fashion blogger The Accidental Icon, waiting to get her makeup done by Nick Lawton, FCLC '16. (PHOTO BY JASON BOIT/ THE OBSERVER)

Empowering Women To Take A Sustainable Stand

February 10, 2016

By KATHLEEN-MAE RAMAS Contributing Writer While many were gathering around the TV on Super Bowl ...

Burberry's embroidered fringe cape. (MCV)

Trends of the 1960s and ’70s Lives on at NYFW

September 18, 2015

By MORGAN STEWARD Staff Writer New York Fashion Week is upon us once again, and this year the ru...

Madness ensues as the NYFW location is changed to the skylight at Moynihan Station. A crowd of people rush in to see the Project Runway show on September 11, 2015. (Photograph by Zana Najjar/The Observer)

Fashion Week Talk with Fordham Student Blogger

September 18, 2015

By BARBARA VILLENA Staff Writer This month an event to keep in mind is the heavily anticipated N...

Diane von Furstenberg poses for a portrait on Nov. 13, 2014 at the Four Seasons hotel in Seattle. Von Furstenberg has finished a book about her mother, a Holocaust survivor, and continues to head a non-profit on female empowerment. (Mike Siegel/Seattle Times/TNS)

Fordham Becomes First Law School Accredited For Fashion

August 26, 2015

By MARIANYS MARTE Contributing Writer On June 22, Fordham Law School (LAW) became the first accred...

Makeup of London

July 30, 2015

By ALI HART Contributor As a makeup connoisseur of sorts, I was excited to see what people tend to w...

Maltby Street Market (PHOTO COURTESY OF

Markets, Markets, Markets

July 28, 2015

By ERIN CAHILL Contributor London has so much to offer to its residents and tourists. One of the most ...

Savage  Beauty Exhibit
(PHOTO COURTESY OF SYDNEY THORNELL)

Savage and Beautiful

July 27, 2015

By SYDNEY THORNELL Contributor “If only we could be this extravagant everyday,” whispered a youn...

An example of cultural appropriation is the Coachella music festival in Indio, California.  (Arkasha Stevenson/Los Angeles Times/MCT)

My Culture is Not Your Fashion Accessory

April 28, 2015

By ALYSHA KUNDANMAL Copy Chief Published: April 29, 2015 With music festival season in full swing, i...