Coco’s Closet: Fashion Forward

-Izzy Fernandes (‘20)   “In order to be irreplaceable, one must also be different,” a flippant comment uttered by Coco Chanel, but also one which the brand Crocs certainly fulfills. Crocs is known for its colorful and playful footwear suited for all ages and (most) activities. Balenciaga, on the other hand, spurs contrasting thoughts of high fashion and outrageous shoe designs. So, when the two … Continue reading Coco’s Closet: Fashion Forward

Coco’s Closet: Fashion Forward

-Izzy Fernandes (‘20)   “Every day is a fashion show and the world is the runway.” An iconic Coco Chanel quote which many appreciate, but few actually live by. But now, the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York City has a new way for visitors to make sure that today’s outfit debuts on the runway of tomorrow. Each year, millions flock to the … Continue reading Coco’s Closet: Fashion Forward

Coco’s Closet: Fashion Forward

-Izzy Fernandes (‘20)   One can definitely see how the fashion world is more complex and influential than meets the eye. As Coco Chanel once said, “Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only. Fashion is in the sky, in the street, fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live, [and] what is happening”.   September is one of two months during … Continue reading Coco’s Closet: Fashion Forward