Fashion on Bay

While sipping on a cocktail at Amendment 18, Vivian Vassar had an idea…. Wouldn’t her Hey Viv ! a line of vintage inspired clothing be the perfect fit for this bar’s Speakeasy vibe? So she enlisted photographer Jeff Mason and two cool Jazz singers right off the Amendment 18 stage and pitched the idea of a photo shoot. T

Staten Island may not be a major fashion destination, but it is home to some of the most talented artists and designers in the city. So when a Staten Island Ferry t-shirt surfaced on American Eagle Outfitters’ (AEO) website, we couldn’t help but feel a sense of hometown pride.

The swift change in seasons has everyone hauling out their fall and winter wardrobes. While some of us have overcrowded closets, others may find that they need to add new clothes to their collection. Whether you’re looking to do some closet-cleansing or need to update your wardrobe for cooler temperatures, a trip to the thrift store is your best bet.

With the recent trend of “100 Years of Fashion” videos, I decided to get on board and take this trend to an entirely new level by including period accurate locations, music, and three incredible models. If you are looking for body positivity, great music, and stunning gowns, this video is for you.

After the snowpocalypse that hit us this past weekend which left a record twenty six inches of snow on Staten Island, it might be a good idea to invest in a warm winter coat. We looked into the warmest coats that Staten Island had to offer and listed them below. All coats shown are under one hundred dollars.

Wedding Season is upon us, and many Staten Island Brides are wondering what to wear for their upcoming 2016 Wedding. We looked through many Staten Island Bridal Boutiques, to select dresses that fit the styles that walked down the Runway for the 2016 Spring/ Summer collections last year. We found that there are seven distinct trends that are going to define 2016’s Bridal Fashions. Below is our list of seven bridal trends for 2016 and where to find them on the North Shore of Staten Island. In no particular order, let us begin.

Chez Vous Caterers told This Way on Bay exclusively that they will be releasing a wedding photoshoot that they conducted with local Staten Island businesses. They teamed up with four different Staten Island based bridal shops as well as two different event venues, including the Historic Edgewater Hall, in order to capture about fifteen different bridal looks for the upcoming 2016 Wedding Season.

New Year’s Eve is a time of reflection as we look back on the year and look towards the next one. It is also a time for looking posh as you attend a New Year’s Eve Bash (parties at Grandma’s place still count). Below are some incredible New Year’s Eve outfits that we found from local Staten Island Shops.

The Holidays are known to many as the “Most Wonderful Time of the Year”. The cold, frisk air seems a little less harsh, and a warm, fuzzy feeling fills the air. And then panic sets in once you realize Christmas is only 17 days away, Hanukkah has already started, the Winter Solstice is in 14 days, and Kwanzaa is in 18 days! That’s a lot of gifts to get for your loved ones… And you have not even started. But, fear not, This Way on Bay has got your back with our list of 12 Last Minute Gifts You can Find on the North Shore, you’re welcome in advanced.

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