Located on New York City’s 27th street and 7th avenue, FIT’s campus spans a total of one bustling block, meeting fashion from corner to corner.
While FIT is best-known for being the place where creativity gets down to business, I’m here to show you that it’s much more than that. Learn how to let fashion live free and explore the many outfits of FIT by meeting the individuals who love to embrace their personal styles.
This week it was Jackson Williams’s striped shorts (on a notably sunny, 50 degree day) that caught my eye.
Name: Jackson Williams
Major: Fashion Business Management
Hometown: Middleton, Wisconsin
Q1: How would you describe your personal style?
“I always describe my style as tastefully tacky. I wear sequins and bright colored faux fur during the day, love wearing super bright colors and love mixing and matching prints.”
Q2: Who is your style role model/style inspiration?
“Definitely Anna Dello Russo because she wears couture gowns with sneakers on the street!”
Q3: Where are key pieces from your outfit from?
“Other than the choker, everything is from H&M.”
Q4: What is your favorite trend at the moment?
“My favorite trend is either mixing and matching prints or big statement outerwear.”
Q5: Least favorite trend?
“My least favorite trend is probably the big, white chunky sneakers.”
Q6: What is your favorite spring item that you can’t wait to break out?
“I’ve already broken them out, it’s these shorts! Also all of my denim skirts.”
Q7: Favorite beauty look?
“Either dewy and natural or bold statement eyeshadow with glitter!”