Outfits of FIT: Mendy Hilman



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?

“Plaid pants.”

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?