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NYU's Fashion Panel Addressed Media and Streetwear as Complements

Guests from Highsnobiety, Complex and Surface gathered at NYU on Wednesday to discuss how media intersects with streetwear — a combination of California surf skate culture with New York hip-hop fashion. The panelists colorized the room, having dressed for the occasion in sweatshirts and baggy pants with layered fabrics and patterns, and of course, futuristic sneakers.  “Streetwear is a bit like sportswear, you don’t wear sportswear … Continue reading NYU's Fashion Panel Addressed Media and Streetwear as Complements

Special KIMYE* Edition: The What-How-When-and-Where

Keeping Up With the Kardashians In Real Life Imagine it is 3 PM on a seemingly regular Friday as you are walking through 6th Avenue and you see a crowd gathered for a cause. You immediately assume there is something or someone important, well-known, to say the least. You approach the crowd, ask strangers or passers-by about the occasion only to be shown videos taken … Continue reading Special KIMYE* Edition: The What-How-When-and-Where

Craving Chocolate? I Got You Covered!

Wherever you are reading this from and whenever you are reading it, there is at least one commonality: a shared demand for satisfying our ‘chocolate-tooth’ and let’s face it, what better place to do so than New York? NYC is known for its myriad alternatives for everything and desserts that specialize in a chocolate overload certainly is no exception; whatever it is your sweet tooth … Continue reading Craving Chocolate? I Got You Covered!

Six Flags Great Adventure: To Fright Fest OR Not To Fright Fest

As the fall season began to unfold, my roommate went apple picking with her parents along with other American fall festivities, and Six Flags opened its Fright Fest in honor of the approaching Halloween season. Just as we were looking up for tickets for the special event held at the amusement park best known for the extremity of its next-level roller coasters, my school announced … Continue reading Six Flags Great Adventure: To Fright Fest OR Not To Fright Fest

“The” Museum of Sex

Well, Hello Dear Readers! Today’s highlight is a museum whose very name implies controversial content yet bears great potential for an exciting adventure. When my floor-mate asked me whether or not I have been to the Museum of Sex, I heard of its existence for the very first time but find myself paying it a visit by the next day! Me and my two floormates … Continue reading “The” Museum of Sex

Best Brunch Destinations for Your Next Instagram Food-Shoot

Welcome and thank you for stopping by! In today’s edition of Becoming A New Yorker, I will be sharing my personal favorite brunch destinations that I have been able to discover so far— meaning more is yet to come so stay tuned! Without further ado, I would like to start with Banter NYC, which not only is super close to NYU’s campus but also offers … Continue reading Best Brunch Destinations for Your Next Instagram Food-Shoot

Guggenheim, Central Park, Black Tap & Times Square!

Greetings everyone from fall in New York! As the weather inclines towards winter coldness in New York while still allowing for the mere presence of sunlight, New Yorkers enjoy the not-so-hot but not-yet-so-cold-either season either by engaging in conventional fall festivities such as apple picking or by hitting Central Park for their daily dose of happiness! Me and my friend, aiming on making the most … Continue reading Guggenheim, Central Park, Black Tap & Times Square!