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Social media, especially sites such as instagram, has helped to popularize street ware, a style trend characterized by brands such as Supreme, Off-White and Balenciaga. (Courtesy of Facebook)

The Fashion Industry Evolves With The Times

March 4, 2020

What is considered ‘fashionable’ isn’t so black and white anymore, because people outside of the industry can grow a following online and promote their own idea of what stylish apparel looks like.

 Makenna Masterson, has started her own Fordham fashion line.  (Makenna Masterson For The Fordham Ram)

Fordham Senior Fashions a Name for Herself

February 20, 2019

Although Chicken Over Rice’s website only launched on Feb. 2, 2018, Masterson’s talent in marketing has helped the brand become well established through its social media and online presence.

Dyne combined fashion and technology in its New York fashion week show. (Isiah Magsino)

Dyne Combines Fashion and Tech

February 13, 2019

Before this collection, I had thought of fashion as being limited to advancements in fabrics. This collection showed me that there are many other components, such as the interactive technology I discovered today, that can push clothing in new unique and unconventional directions.

Tom Brady of the Patriots wins his sixth Super Bowl title in style. (Flickr)

Winning in Fashion and Football

February 6, 2019

Whether or not you think that a team’s uniform is important, just remember: whether you win or lose, look good doing it.

Las Raefski, FCRH ’20, operates the fashion brand Strictly Original, which also functions as a film and photo production house. (Courtesy of Las Raefski)

Junior Jumps Into World of Fashion

November 28, 2018

Fashion has been Raefski’s passion since he was a kid, but it was not until recently that he felt accepted pursuing it as a career.

Kanye West's brand Yeezy is central to streetwear culture. (Courtesy of Flickr)

The Latest Fashion Month and the Death of Streetwear

October 17, 2018

By: Isiah Magsino Put away those chunky Balenciaga sneakers and tracksuits; the emphasis on streetwear is no longer in — sorry hypebeasts! Who would  want to spend close to a grand on chunky sneake...

The Midtown uniform is typically worn by young, affluent men (Courtesy of Instagram).

A Dissection of the Midtown Uniform

September 26, 2018

By Isiah Magsino This past summer, I found myself venturing into the world of finance. Of course, not through work, but through dates with guys I had met at bars or through Tinder. Because my own c...

FCRH '19 Isiah Magsino interviews PAPER Magazine's Beatrice Hazlelhurst (Courtesy of Isiah Magsino).

Dropping Your Ego with Beatrice Hazlehurst

February 7, 2018

By Isiah Magsino In the very beginning, I almost forgot that I wasn’t actually speaking to Lana Del Rey. As associate editor of PAPER Magazine, Beatrice Hazlehurst emits an incredible Lolita-esque, ...

Jaden Smith is a known supporter of ungendered fashion, seen on social media wearing traditionally female clothing.

Adjusting the Status Quo With Engendered Fashion

February 22, 2017

By Kwamesha Joseph Traditionally, when scrolling through your favorite clothing website, there are two separate tabs for men’s and women’s apparel. Now, however, New York Fashion Week has showcased that many brands might ...

The tagline“Survive!” speaks to the name JackRabbit and the inspiration from nature.

Have No Fear, JackRabbit Clothing is Hare

October 5, 2016

By Elizabeth Smislova  Patrick Alicki, GSB ’17, and Evan Solomon, FRCH ’17, are the creators and producers of a clothing company called JackRabbit Clothing. The Fordham Ram: What are you majoring in? What else do y...

Chokers are making a huge comeback this season, only a part of the 90’s trend. (Courtesy of Flickr)

Fall Fashion 2016: A Season of Extremes

September 7, 2016

By Isabella LiPuma This summer’s heat wave has left many of us favoring skimpy staples over substantial ones. For the past several months, we have been donning monochromatic crop tops and body-c...

Denim is a significant fabric in American history, but it also has a place in the fashion world as the epitome of cool. (Courtesy of Flickr)

Denim on Denim, The Ultimate Jean Pool

April 27, 2016

By Amanda Giglio Jeans, especially blue jeans, have been popular in the fashion world for decades. Since the teenage greaser culture of the 1950s, the ’60s hippies are into the ’70s and ’80s yo...

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