STYLE: Hasidic Style
by Ashley Arroyo
Here’s a look into the fascinating world of Hasidic Jewish style. With heavy populations throughout the boroughs, Hasidics are part of the fabric of this city- yet to many they remain a mystery. Well here is a peak inside their ideologies and customs, and perceptions of society.
Their style of dress is directly reflective of their deeply rooted religious identity. They use their uniformed style as a tool to foster interpersonal connections beyond outward appearances. Check out how this group redefines our notions of fashion consciousness, as nearly each article of clothing, and the manner in which it is worn, reflects their religious principles.