VFILES

Fashion

vfiles's nyfw event featured young thug and the hq trivia host

The music-centric event reimagined the function and purpose of runway shows.
André-Naquian Wheeler
2.14.18
Fashion

vfiles brings dapper dan and a lamborghini to a brooklyn basement rave

And everything else you need to know about the 9th edition of VFILES Runway: featuring Antwerp-based JunJie, St. Martins via Chicago Louis Pileggi, Chinese streetwear platform INXX, and Hood By Air protégé Christian Stone.
Hannah Ongley
9.7.17
News

dapper dan will mentor young designers at nyfw

The legendary Harlem tailor has been announced as one of the mentors for VFILES's runway show.
Hannah Ongley
7.27.17
Fashion

vfiles goes ‘trl’ with a times square takeover for fall/winter 17

The downtown brand staged a concert and runway show featuring Lion Babe, 21 Savage, and Lil Uzi Vert at MTV’s show space.
Emily Manning
2.11.17
Fashion

halloween costume ideas, fresh off the spring/summer 17 runway

Ditch the sexy cat this year and take your halloween inspiration from Fashion Month.
Wendy Syfret
10.19.16
Fashion

vfiles spring/summer 17 was as eccentric as its mentor, young thug

The first night of New York Fashion Week offered up a lively parade of synchronized swimmers, trinket-covered jackets, subway dance crews, deconstructed dry cleaning, teen metal bands, and anime-inspired dresses — all presided over proudly by hip-hop’s...
Emily Manning
9.8.16
News

watch young thug discover and fall for the ‘jeffery’ dress

The rapper knew it was meant to be the second he laid eyes on it.
Amy Campbell
9.2.16
News

vfiles runway announces its spring 2017 designers, and they’re as global as ever

Young Thug wears one designer on his album cover; another wants to “make America gay again.”
Blair Cannon
8.26.16
News

naomi campbell and young thug will mentor designers at nyfw

Naomi and Thugger will be joined by Pat McGrath, Mel Ottenberg, and Jerry Lorenzo as the official mentors for VFILES' dynamic runway show.
Hannah Ongley
8.17.16
Culture

kevin amato's new crowdsourced magazine is for youth by youth

WOMB magazine, a new print publication by photographer and casting director Kevin Amato, nurtures young artists, photographers, models and musicians
Zio Baritaux
7.6.16
News

bjarne melgaard brings his psychedelic countryside pop-up to vfiles

"The trashiest and best store in NYC" is clearing out its stock to make way for Melgaard's hedonistic sculptures and site-specific pieces.
Hannah Ongley
3.16.16
Fashion

gif ponchos and led dresses: new york's new wave of wearable tech

During a week filled with anxious chatter about fashion week in the age of Instagram, there are some turning that trend inside out.
Hannah Ongley
2.23.16