FIT’s campus spans one NYC block and meets fashion from corner to corner.
I decided it was time student street style was showcased on a wider basis. This past week it was Mendy Hilman’s elegance on a cloudy Monday afternoon that caught my eye. Check it out below.
Name: Mendy Hilman
Major: Fashion Business Management
Hometown: Brooklyn, New York
Q1: How would you describe your personal style?
“I like very classy, very elegant, rich-looking, but with a twist of funk. You should think I have more money than I have.”
Q2: Who is your style role model/style inspiration?
“Tom Ford. I really like Tom Ford because I like sexy. He’s very sexy. No, I don’t mean the person… have you ever seen a Tom Ford suit?”
Q3: Where are key pieces from your outfit from?
“Asos (Pants), Thomas Pink (Coat), Charles Tyrwhitt (Shirt), Gucci (Loafers).”
Q4: What is your favorite trend at the moment?
Q5: Least favorite trend?
“White sneakers. They get too dirty then you have to take a toothbrush and clean them.”
Q6: What is your favorite winter item you cannot wait to break out?