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PrettyLittleThing's BET Experience Party

06/24/2019

The BET Awards were presented Sunday. We took in a pre awards show party at PrettyLittleThing, and met a stylish group of people.

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Louis Vuitton Shines Light on Collaborations with Louis Vuitton X Gallery Show

06/24/2019

Louis Vuitton will produce a gallery show devoted to artist collaborations on Rodeo Drive.

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Organization Urges Trump Administration to Include Apparel and Made-Up Textiles in Next Round of Chinese Tariffs

06/20/2019

As the trade war between the United States and China intensifies, members of the National Council of Textile Organizations have been urging the Trump administration to include apparel and certain textile items in the next round of tariffs.

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Going From Cocktail Dresses to T-shirts

06/20/2019

In 2006, Sarah Parker was designing the contemporary label DiSanto, a line of cocktail dresses carrying her maiden name, which was sold at high-end boutiques.

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Fashion Students at Santa Monica College Present LA Mode 2019

06/20/2019

The fashion students at Santa Monica College showcased an eclectic mix of styles that was heavy on recycled denim.

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Retailers Take on the Fight Against Organized Crime

06/20/2019

Robberies, employee theft and organized retail crime create billions of dollars in losses for stores every year, so companies are increasingly concerned about cybercrime.

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May Sales Show Solid Growth Over Last Year

06/20/2019

Retail sales across the country in May were up over last year, but several big apparel chains saw a slight dip in same-store sales.

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June L.A. Market Sees Serious Buyers Placing Orders, Many for Immediates

06/20/2019

Organized to showcase Fall II and Holiday, L.A. Market Week saw local retailers and those who headed to Los Angeles from out of state to see their trusted showroom partners. Many buyers wanted to enjoy the intimate atmosphere of working with representatives they know.

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Dallas Market Center to Launch Total Lifestyle Market Starting June 2020

06/20/2019

To accommodate the changing retail landscape, the Dallas Market Center will transform its summer markets into a total-lifestyle marketplace.

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New Brand Is the Next Chapter for Lubov Azria

06/20/2019

For more than 25 years, Lubov Azria was the creative force behind the well-known California contemporary label BCBGMaxAzria.

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The North Face Says Plastic Waste Is Over With Nat Geo Collection

06/20/2019

Journalists, environmentalists, scientists and activists sounded the alarm on plastic pollution years ago. San Francisco Bay Area brand The North Face plans to bring the fight against the plastic pollution crisis to fashion.

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Fund-raiser for Model Anna Leo

06/19/2019

Anna Leo was recently released from the hospital and is recuperating from injuries caused by a car accident. To raise funds for her medical bills, her friends at downtown Los Angeles fashion school FCI Fashion School will be holding an art fund-raiser.

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Post Shark Tank, Butter Cloth Introduces Polos & Sweaters at Pop-Up

06/19/2019

Remember when Butter Cloth got an investment from Shark Tank's Robert Herjavec? The Los Angeles label has more news.

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Three Dots Acquired by Los Angeles Manufacturer

06/19/2019

Three Dots, the Southern California brand of women’s contemporary knit tops and other apparel that abruptly closed its doors in April, has been acquired by FAM Brands.

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Hyfve Hosts "A Fashion Remix" for Remixmess at CMC During L.A. Market

06/18/2019

Introducing new misses-contemporary line Remixmess, Los Angeles apparel manufacturer Hyfive produced "A Fashion Remix," a runway show in the L.A. Market Week lobby lounge within the California Market Center.

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More Towne by Elysewalker Stores Announced

06/17/2019

On June 17, Elyse Walker, a prominent boutique retailer announced the opening of several more locations for multibrand, high-end basics retailer, Towne by Elysewalker.

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ACB Presents "Variations on Raymonda" With Fashionable Touches

06/14/2019

With a new home at the California Market Center in downtown Los Angeles, the American Contemporary Ballet has transformed elements from the 19th-century ballet "Raymonda" through modern details of costume making.

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Fabletics Has a New Dance Partner

06/13/2019

Fabletics taps dancer and celeb Maddie Ziegler for a new capsule collection.

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Gap Inc. Announces Water-Saving Initiative With Textile Supplier

06/13/2019

Moving closer to the sustainable goals it set in 2018, Gap Inc. announced a new water-saving initiative with its sourcing partner Arvind Limited.

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New Lines for Los Angeles Market Week

06/13/2019

NEW LINES

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SportsOneSource Transitions to SGB Media

07/21/2016

New site brings entire scope and depth of SGB Media content ? including SGB Updates, SGB Today, SGB Magazine and SGB Executive ? to one place on a modern and mobile-adaptive platform. ...

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Athletic Dealers of America Reach Rebates Milestone

07/18/2016

The Athletic Dealers of America shared at its recent Buying Show in Orlando, FL that the group has surpassed the $1 million mark in rebates distributed to its members for 2015... ...

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Under Armour Spends $70.3 Million on New Headquarters Site

07/17/2016

Under Armour has closed on a $70.3 million deal to purchase the land for its new headquarters along Baltimore's waterfront......

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Nike Appoints VP of Running

07/17/2016

Nike Inc. announced that Steve Lesnard will become VP, GM of global running, succeeding Patrick Seehafer who will become VP, Europe Merchandising... ...

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Tory Sport Expands to Honolulu

07/17/2016

Tory Burch’s activewear brand Tory Sport is scouting a retail location in Honolulu... ...

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STYR Converts Health & Fitness Data into Customized Supplements

07/17/2016

STYR Labs is bringing together activity tracking and nutrition supplement recommendation via kits that deliver personalized nutrition solutions......

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Whoop Expands Market From Elites to Consumers

07/17/2016

Whoop will begin marketing its wearable performance optimization system to consumers in time for the 2016 holiday season... ...

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Planet Fitness to Open Second Club in Columbus

07/17/2016

Planet Fitness, a health club franchise known for its “Judgement Free Zone,” plans to to open its second location in Columbus, GA......

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Callaway Golf Staff Pro Cards Championship Record

07/17/2016

Callaway Golf Company congratulated Staff Professional Henrik Stenson for becoming Champion Golfer Of The Year... ...

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Rack Room Launches Real People Project Campaign

07/17/2016

Rack Room Shoes for more than a decade has featured real customers ? instead of professional models ? in all of its seasonal advertisements, selected through the retailer’s annual Models Wanted contes...

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Hurley Names New CEO

06/25/2019

Hurley has a new leader after former VP/GM Bob Coombes returned to Nike.

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Columbia Executive Testifies Against Proposed Tariff Hike

06/24/2019

The threat of additional tariffs would have the company either pass the cost onto consumers or be forced to curtail investment.

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Tilly?s Launches Major New Women?s Brand

06/24/2019

The line has a more elevated, sophisticated and fashionable vibe than we have seen from Tilly’s house brands before. We have lots of photos.

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Navigate Unsolicited Offers to Purchase Your Business

06/24/2019

Moss Adams' latest Insight details the steps to take when a buyer comes knocking.

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REEF Celebrates LGBTQ+ Community

06/24/2019

The company releases a charitable Pride collection.

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Action Alert: Stop Sewage, Trash and Chemicals From Polluting Southern California Beaches

06/23/2019

Help put an end to the crisis in the Tijuana River Valley by supporting California Senate Bill 690.

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Your Agenda Vegas Journey Starts Here

06/21/2019

Stay up to date on the latest show info, exhibiting brands and industry events.

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Pura Vida Owners Paul Goodman and Griffin Thall ? SES Replay

06/20/2019

Open to all: The inspiring story about how two, very young San Diego State University college friends took a disciplined, creative and independent approach to their very first business and hit the jackpot.

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REI Co-op Launches New Journalism Efforts

06/20/2019

REI Co-op will launch Uncommon Path print magazine; fund local journalism efforts across the U.S.

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StyleCon Summer Social Event Recap

06/20/2019

StyleCon Summer Social at South Coast Plaza brought together a community of fashion and beauty lovers.

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Profile of a Van Dweller: Rock Climber Kaya Lindsay

06/25/2019

She built out her van while earning her degree, and now climbs wherever she pleases.

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3 Recipes to Incorporate Bone Broth Into Your Post-Workout Recovery Routine

06/24/2019

We’ve all heard about the merits of bone broth. This magical liquid is made from – like the name suggests – boiling chicken or beef bones to extract healing collagen and other powerful minerals, which act as an anti-inflammatory poultice for the body’s joints, muscles and most important, the gut. After a tough workout, your Read More

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Checking In: The Mohicans Treehouses in Glenmont, Ohio

06/24/2019

The Mohican Valley’s hidden gem of treetop tiny house adventures.

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Tragedy at Dungeness Bay: A Sea Kayaking Accident Underlines the Peril of Cold Water

06/21/2019

By Jeff Moag Dungeness Spit is a sliver of hard sand barely 100 yards wide and more than five miles long, sheltering a shallow bay on the northern edge of Washington’s Olympic Peninsula. The wildlife sanctuary teems with birds and sea life, and the spit is home to the historic New Dungeness Lighthouse, built in Read More

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The Best Gear Under $100 We Saw at Outdoor Retailer

06/21/2019

Cool gear doesn’t have to be pricey. In today’s world of technical hard shells for $800, you can actually get pretty far with only $100 – whether it’s gear for climbing, backpacking, camping, or traveling the world on your next crazy adventure. And that doesn’t mean cheap, either. At Outdoor Retailer in Denver, Colorado we Read More

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The Best Women?s Gear We Saw at Outdoor Retailer

06/21/2019

At Outdoor Retailer in Denver this week, it was refreshing to see many brands putting women first for their Spring/Summer 2020 collections. Recognizing that we make up 51% of the outdoor sports buying demographic, they have started designing gear from the ground up with women’s unique wants and needs in mind. We picked some of Read More

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The Best Climbing Gear We Saw at Outdoor Retailer

06/21/2019

The biggest trade show of the year for the outdoor world, Outdoor Retailer, is stuffed to the brim with new gear for popular seasonal activities like backpacking, camping, trail running, and climbing. The event takes place every June in Denver, Colorado, and is a chance to see the all the newest products, as well as Read More

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The Best Trail Running Gear We Saw at Outdoor Retailer

06/21/2019

Twice each year the outdoor industry makes a communal pilgrimage to Denver, Colorado, for Outdoor Retailer. It’s here that outdoor enthusiasts of all walks of life share stories, launch new products, and learn from each other about the future of the industry – from social causes to innovative material science. The three-day event is as Read More

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The Best Backpacking Gear We Saw at Outdoor Retailer

06/20/2019

As a kid, the official kickoff to summer was always the last day of school. As an adult, the official start to summer is Outdoor Retailer, the largest trade show in the industry. Every June, the flannel-clad outdoor community rendezvous in Denver, Colorado, for the three-day event to share their latest and greatest products – many Read More

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A Decade of Artfully-Captured Moments in Women’s Surfing

06/20/2019

It’s hard to believe Santa Barbara’s Morgan Maassen has only been shooting photos for 10 years. Maassen, a lifelong surfer, began his foray into photography as a teenager when he decided to pair his passions and began pointing his lens at the ocean. He quickly became one of the best surf photographers in the world. Read More

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April Zilg?s Beginner Tips for Entering SUP Racing

06/20/2019

April Zilg is no stranger to making the transition from the couch to competition. During her college years, Zilg was a junk food enthusiast and overweight. At age twenty, she decided to turn her life around and began exercising regularly, eating well and prioritizing her health. Nowadays, she is a top competitor in both SUP Read More

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Hiking Is a Breeze in Vasque?s New Lightweight Boot

06/20/2019

Hiking in the summer is a delicate balance of wanting performance and safety, and doing anything possible to cut down on heat and keep things cool. This spring, Vasque released the Breeze LT GTX boot ($169.99), the new lightweight addition to their iconic Breeze line. Fast, minimal and waterproof, the Breeze LT GTX is the Read More

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How to Paddle One of the East Coast’s Largest Bird Sanctuaries

06/20/2019

This article and video were produced in partnership with Sierra Nevada Brewing Company, which reminds you to leave no trace when you Enjoy Outdoors. A beautiful mix of freshwater ponds, tidal wetlands, fields and forests, the Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge is the waterfowl version of the best rest area on Interstate 95: a critical place Read More

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Catching Up With: Cody Cirillo and ?The Honey House Bus?

06/19/2019

‘Catching Up With’ is a new series, which aims to highlight past and present members of the ski community, who are doing things differently, be it within or beyond the ski industry. In this first installment, we check in with a good friend of ours from Breckenridge Colorado, Cody Cirillo. Cody is a professional skier Read More

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Stay and Play in Montana: Unique Hospitality Under the Big Sky

06/19/2019

This piece was produced with support from Visit Montana. Follow them on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Adventure travelers come to Montana for its unique outdoor offerings, but it’s also important to make sure that where you stay is as unique as what you do. There’s no reason that lovely accommodations shouldn’t be part of your travel story – because Read More

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This East Coast Shaper Turns Beach Trash Into Surfboard Fins

06/19/2019

The ocean pollution crisis is nothing new. We’ve all heard the depressing statistic: there are over five trillion pieces of plastic debris in the ocean, which will likely contain more plastic than fish by 2050. And the problem isn’t exactly getting any better. Four billion pounds of garbage still enter the ocean every year – Read More

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Your Favorite Music Festivals Are Becoming More Eco-Friendly

06/18/2019

Most of us have great memories of our first music festivals years ago: piling in the car with a bunch of friends, singing along to your favorite bands, people watching all day, and maybe sharing burritos in the grass with that cute girl or guy. You didn’t mind the dust, the mud or the heat Read More

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Meet the Man Overlanding in a Classic Porsche

06/18/2019

Rigs, Jeeps, expedition vehicles and especially #VanLife is everywhere right now, and for good reason. Modern-day Magellans have made it their mission to use their vehicles as a tool for optimal experience elevating the road trip to a right of passage. After all, sometimes the whole point of heading outside is to get away from Read More

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The Safe Way to Pack Light for Spring Skiing

06/17/2019

Whether he’s climbing, skiing, running, or flying, Teague Holmes knows how to move through the mountains quickly and efficiently. The Breckenridge-based skier is a world-ranked skimo racing champion who’s nabbed first descents in the Gore Range, skied all 10 peaks in the 10 Mile Range in a single day, and skied Liberty Ridge on Mount Read More

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Dew Tour Long Beach 2019: Watch Day 4

06/16/2019

  Watch Day 4 of 2019 Dew Tour Long Beach with Women’s Street Final, Women’s Park Final, Men’s Street Final, and Men’s Park Final. New for 2019 is the multi-camera experience, DEW VIEW. Hover over the right side of the player to select a different view. Live scoring is available on the Dew Tour website. Read More

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Dew Tour Long Beach 2019: Watch Day 3

06/15/2019

  Watch Day 3 of 2019 Dew Tour Long Beach with TransWorld SKATEboarding’s “Battle of the Shops” presented by Bones Love Milk, Men’s Park Semi Final, and Men’s Street Semi Final. New for 2019 is the multi-camera experience, DEW VIEW. Hover over the right side of the player to select a different view. Live scoring Read More

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Island Hopping SUP Adventure in Baja?s Sea of Cortez

06/14/2019

Photos by Rebecca Parsons Tranquility and adventure align in the Baja’s magical Sea of Cortez. Sea Trek’s Classic Island adventure took our group to Loreto, Mexico – an old fishing village turned resort town – which is considered to be the first human settlement in Baja and the town is rich with history. The city Read More

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Dew Tour Long Beach 2019: Watch Day 2 LIVE

06/14/2019

  Watch pro skateboarders compete in Day 2 of the 2019 Dew Tour Women’s Street Semi Final, Boost Mobile Switch Jam, and Men’s Park Quarter Final LIVE from Long Beach, California. New for 2019 is the multi-camera experience, DEW VIEW. Hover over the right side of the player to select a different view. Live scoring Read More

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Meet the Congressman With a Plan to Move San Onofre’s Nuclear Waste

06/14/2019

Congressman Mike Levin represents California’s 49th district, arguably one of the finest in the country, with the 49th stretching from San Juan Capistrano down to La Jolla and encompassing miles of beautiful coastline, dozens of quality waves and … 3.6 million pounds of nuclear waste. That last part has long been a concern for residents Read More

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The Hard Way: The Legends of Salty Jefferson — Part 2, The SUP Leash

06/13/2019

Everyone knows Salty Jefferson. Every paddler has heard the tales of ol’ Salty, or at least versions of them. The stories are the stuff of legends — the type that circulates around the campfire. Stories born of bad choices. And bad choices Salty has made. If there was ever a chance to make an errant Read More

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Cynthia Cook Brides, David Yurman & Vogue Celebrate Weddings

04/10/2017

Cynthia Cook Smith hosted 15 brides-to-be at the David Yurman boutique in Beverly Hills to showcase the wedding jewelry collection. Guests tried on pieces from three vignettes of jewelry and got advice from Cynthia on how to style for their upcoming wedding day.  

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Beyoncé and More Stars Who Ruled the Pregnancy Bump Reveal

02/01/2017

Beyoncé is pregnant with twins—a revelation that shook the Internet, when the star casually dropped the news on Instagram this afternoon. “We are incredibly grateful that our family will be growing by two,” she wrote, her growing bump on full display, artfully surrounded by a vivid floral arrangement and lemon-yellow veil. The singer is one in a long line of celebrities that have ruled socia...

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What Will Beyoncé Wear Now That She’s Pregnant?

02/01/2017

While Beyoncé’s baby announcement today left little to the imagination—the pop singer revealed the impending birth of twins by posting a selfie dressed in nothing more than a sierra frilled bra top, tie dye hipster shorts, and a teal veil (the religious iconography is all there!)—there are still some things that remain to be seen. In addition to the sex of her new little ones, there’s the qu...

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New York’s “One Book, One New York” Campaign Wants To Get The Entire City On The Same Page

02/01/2017

New York may already be lauded for its legendary literary scene, but if the Mayor’s office has its way, those literary lions are about to get a whole lot more democratic. The New York City Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment (MOME) today announced a new initiative, “One Book, One NY” which will be fêted at a party with BuzzFeed tonight and which aims to get all of New York City on the ...

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An Inside Peek at Ellen DeGeneres’s New Line for Pets

02/01/2017

“After I launched my line for humans I realized that I was leaving a whole species out,” said Ellen DeGeneres on the launch of her brand ED by Ellen’s extension into the pet market. Working with PetSmart, DeGeneres is shrinking her playful designs to accommodate four-legged friends with more than 250 pieces starting at $4 (for a flat dog toy) and topping out at $50 (for a dog carrier). The s...

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Meet the Skater-Slash-Model With Hood By Air in His Closet and Vetements on the Brain

02/01/2017

Whether he’s goofing off in a convenience store or doing kick flips in a L.A. parking lot, Olan Prenatt is always decked out. That’s not to say that he wears wild, over-the-top embellishments or head-to-toe designer looks, but he’s got that special sartorial something that has caught the attention of labels like Gucci, Tommy Hilfiger, and Hugo Boss. Prenatt is a model on the rise with more t...

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The Best Reactions to Beyoncé’s Pregnancy Announcement

02/01/2017

In case you somehow missed it, Beyoncé is pregnant—with twins! The superstar made her announcement in, well, superstar fashion: kneeling in lingerie beneath an arbor of roses and under a pistachio-green tulle veil. Why? Why not? Knowles’s announcement—“We would like to share our love and happiness. We have been blessed two times over. We are incredibly grateful that our family will be growin...

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Ukraine’s Influence on the Runway Is Bigger Than You Think

02/01/2017

Mercedes-Benz Kiev Fashion Days, one of Ukraine’s two Fashion Weeks, kicks off today. The program has featured Ukrainian designers who have reached significant levels of success outside of Kiev, including names like Julie Paskal, who now shows at Paris Fashion Week, as well as Anna October, who has sold at Browns in London. But Ukrainian fashion, in the more traditional sense, has long had a...

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Beyoncé Is Pregnant With Twins

02/01/2017

Today, Beyoncé announced on her Instagram account that she and her husband, Jay Z, are expecting twins. The superstar posted an image of herself kneeling in front of a floral archway, swathed in a pale green veil. The image was somewhat bridal, and depicted the singer holding her growing belly while looking directly at the camera. Beyoncé wrote, “We would like to share our love and happiness...

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Melania Trump Might Not Move to the White House After All

02/01/2017

It’s been a week and a half since Donald Trump assumed office. While the spotlight-loving president has been front and center since then, doing prime-time interviews and signing executive orders in front of photographers, there have been few sightings of his wife, First Lady Melania Trump, in the public sphere. After the inauguration, the conspicuously private Mrs. Trump quickly returned to ...

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Lady Gaga Is Back to Her Wild Fashion Ways, Just in Time for the Super Bowl

02/01/2017

In case you haven’t heard, logomania is back. Brand loyalists are no longer shy about adorning themselves with prints and labels. Never one to do a trend by halves, Lady Gaga stepped out in Prague yesterday wearing the kind of in-your-face monogram that takes the idea to its ultimate conclusion. Spotted in a plush jumpsuit covered in Fendi’s interlocking Fs, Gaga turned a trip to walk her do...

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The New York City Comedy Set Steps Out for a Screening of The Comedian

02/01/2017

Comedy is all about timing—but then again, so is a great party. And last night, some of the biggest names in the business found themselves at the Museum of Modern Art at the exact right time for the Cinema Society’s screening of The Comedian. Starring Robert De Niro and directed by Taylor Hackford, the film—which has been described as part comedy and part drama—tells the story of Jackie Burk...

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Everything You Need to Know About Snapchat’s Impending IPO

02/01/2017

Name a bigger act of hubris than turning down $3 billion when you’re a 23-year-old college dropout. Imagine a more withering comment than saying such an offer “isn’t very interesting.” Then you’ll begin to understand why all eyes are on Snapchat cofounder Evan Spiegel this week, as his company’s expected to file an initial public offering for multinational company, Snap Inc., that’s been bre...

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Zac Posen Is Taking His 15th Anniversary Collection Off the Runway

02/01/2017

Those paying close attention to their fashion show invites noticed something unusual about Zac Posen’s when it arrived yesterday. The location of the designer’s February 14 show is none other than 13-17 Laight Street, the Tribeca studio he occupied for 13 years before moving his business to midtown. To celebrate his 15th anniversary, Posen is swapping the runway this season for a more intima...

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5 Models Who Are Making Honey Brown Hair the New Scandinavian Signature

02/01/2017

There was a time when the mere mention of Scandinavia conjured images of towheaded stunners and naturally platinum beauties—but a recent survey of modeling’s most recognizable faces tells a different story. These days, the same Danish catwalkers who dominate the industry also lead the pack for a new national signature in the form of their perfect golden brown hair color. Case in point: There...

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Jennifer Lopez Proves Why a Scene-Stealing Ponytail Is All in the Details on Instagram

02/01/2017

  Well, hello to anyone who has risked the death-defying move of keeping a tight elastic on their wrist at all times. J.Lo has news for us: The reliably practical ponytail deserves much better. Consider Lopez’s next-level take in the style on Instagram last night: hair swept clean back, baby hairs groomed to face-framing perfection, a wraparound strand finishing the look, along with braided ...

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Good News for True-Crime Fans: A New Serial-Produced Series Is on Its Way

02/01/2017

Who can forget the great Serial obsession that took over late 2014? Week after week, thousands of people tuned in to find out whether or not Adnan Syed—a young man accused (and eventually convicted) of murdering his high school ex-girlfriend in Baltimore—was actually guilty of his crime. Serial’s enormous success helped relaunch the popularity of podcasts, as well as a number of copycats (as...

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Bella Hadid, Camille Rowe, and Keke Palmer at the Dior Poison Club Fragrance Launch Party

02/01/2017

With a week to go before the start of New York Fashion Week, the pretty young things are getting a head start on staying up late. Dior Beauty brought its Poison Club, a one-night-only soiree celebrating its latest fragrance, to New York hot spot and cool-kid staple Up & Down. Hosted by Camille Rowe, the evening’s invite might have called for everyone to come at 9:30, but the party was only g...

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This Rising Hollywood Star Just Chopped Off Her Hair, With Game-Changing Results

02/01/2017

  If Haley Bennett has flown under your radar—read: anyone who missed her luminous performance in The Magnificent Seven—she certainly hasn’t escaped the fashion world’s attention. After channeling vintage Hollywood allure with her bedroom eyes and pillowy lips while sitting front row at shows like Ralph Lauren and Dior, the actress made a beauty power move that’s sure to catapult her into a ...

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Meet Beyoncé’s New Ivy Park Girl Squad

02/01/2017

When Beyoncé calls, you answer. And the superstar has made a habit of enlisting like-minded women for her many projects. In the case of Lemonade, that meant cameos from famous actresses or G.O.A.T. athletes (Serena Williams, we’re looking at you!), and for Ivy Park, her fashion-forward athleisure range, the same tenets apply. Launching the label’s second campaign with a series of fresh image...

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Lucas Hedges on His Oscar Nod and More at the Opening Night of Yen

02/01/2017

Lucas Hedges is grateful for his Academy Award nomination and for his role in MCC Theater’s off-Broadway production of Yen. The 20-year-old Brooklyn-born actor, who received a Best Supporting Actor nod for his heartbreaking performance in Manchester by the Sea, says that all the hoopla surrounding the Oscars was starting to affect him—and not in a good way. “I was beginning to go a little in...

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Governor Cuomo Takes a Stand for Women’s Rights

02/01/2017

A couple weeks ago, as the nation fretted about the imperiled future of the Affordable Care Act, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo made news by announcing a series of actions that would preserve parts of it by requiring New York state health insurers to cover the cost of contraception and medically necessary abortions. And yesterday Cuomo made another move to protect women’s health: He proposed...

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Kanye and Kim Kardashian West Designed Their Daughter’s Adorable Ballet-Night Outfit

02/01/2017

Like mother, like daughter, as the saying goes. It’s certainly true of Kim Kardashian West and her daughter, North, when it comes to fashion. The pair was seen at a performance of Swan Lake in New York City last night looking nothing short of chic. They sported oversize shearlings, both from Kanye West’s Yeezy line, with North upping the lo-fi outfit with a sequined skater silhouette dress. ...

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Dakota Johnson’s Gucci Statement Coat Looks Even Better From the Back

02/01/2017

Little Edie, is that you? Spotted last night outside the Bowery Hotel in lower Manhattan, Dakota Johnson donned a calf-grazing fur coat that recalled the old-world elegance of the Bouvier Beales before Grey Gardens. Johnson is in town to promote her latest film, Fifty Shades Darker, and has been ramping up her wardrobe with a few unexpected and stylish surprises. Her latest look is a perfect...

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A Brief History of Raf Simons’s Storied Career in Fashion

02/01/2017

Raf Simons has become one of fashion’s most central and celebrated figures since entering the industry in 1995, thanks to his work at his eponymous menswear label and stints as creative director at Jil Sander and Dior. In 2016, it was announced that the Belgian will be the next creative director of Calvin Klein, overseeing women’s and men’s ready-to-wear. To those familiar with Simons’s yout...

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For the Love of the Protest: A Fighting Spirit Seeks a New Frequency

02/01/2017

It isn’t just the profound afterglow of the Women’s March on Washington, though that has certainly rekindled my ardor. My love affair with demonstrations started long before that incredible Saturday in Washington. It began when I was so young I had to beg my parents to let me go to peace rallies, and I look back on their tolerance now with awe and gratefulness. Virtually none of my friends’ ...

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DJ Steve Aoki Brings His Made-in-Japan Dim Mak Collection to New York Fashion Week: Men’s

01/31/2017

Steve Aoki—the globe-trotting DJ and music producer—has “something new in the wheelhouse.” Enter: Dim Mak Collection, a streetwear line splinter of his Dim Mak record label and events production company, which he founded in 1996. If today’s presentation was an indicator of what Aoki is capable of, in terms of branding and buzz, then he may soon be just as recognized for his skill with a sket...

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Moving in Together? The Freak-Out-Free Guide to Decorating Your Space

01/31/2017

The lease is signed, you’ve handed in the keys to your old pad, and your boxes are packed. But before you can settle into cohabiting bliss, you may still have a few hurdles to overcome. “Decorating is such a stress point for couples,” says New Orleans–based interior designer Sara Ruffin Costello. “When you’re decorating rooms, it’s like working on any job together; you’ve got to come togethe...

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The 23 Best Over-the-Knee Boots for Under $500

01/31/2017

We’ve got Gigi Hadid to thank for kicking the over-the-knee-boot craze into overdrive. It was about a year ago when the model was first spotted in a pair of Stuart Weitzmans pulled up over skinny jeans, and since then she’s sported her now-signature shoe with everything from ribbed sweater dresses to denim cutoffs. Clearly, the all-occasion style is an accessory worth investing in. But for m...

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Comfort Food for Trying Times: Julia Turshen’s Soul-Warming Chicken Soup

01/31/2017

Beloved chef Julia Turshen has helped write some pretty legendary cookbooks in her time (Buvette, The Hot Bread Kitchen Cookbook, The Fat Radish Kitchen Diaries, and Gwyneth Paltrow’s It’s All Good, to name a few), but her best book yet may be her own. Since its release last September, Small Victories was named one of the best cookbooks of Fall 2016 by The New York Times, and for good reason...

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How This Young Muslim Poet Uses Social Media and Clothes to Challenge Stereotypes

01/31/2017

During these perilous times, when executive orders threaten human and civil rights, it seems almost improbable to call a selfie an active political intervention. Isn’t a snapshot from any number of the massive nationwide protests a more moving and selfless visual of resistance? But for Riya Hamid, a Brooklyn-based poet who hails from Chittagong, Bangladesh, social media visibility is, in fac...

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At 63, Isabelle Huppert Has Become the Awards Season Style Star to Watch

01/31/2017

  Maria Grazia Chiuri’s vision for Christian Dior is heavy on girl power, but that doesn’t mean her designs are just for the under-30 crowd. At last night’s Lumières Awards in Paris, Isabelle Huppert stepped out in a gown straight from the Dior runway that was updated via a simple styling trick. Wearing a sheer top beneath her slip dress, the French actress made the summery ensemble seasonal...

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Kendall Jenner and A$AP Rocky Make a Strong Case for Borrowing Clothes From Bae

01/31/2017

Weekend shopping trips in Soho. Perusing the antique furniture stalls of Paris flea markets. Although there was no mention of sharing avocado toast at brunch, the reports swirling around Kendall Jenner and A$AP Rocky’s recent escapades are adding up to sound like a budding romance. Yes, that’s right: The supermodel-cum-clotheshorse and hip-hop’s most fashion-obsessed star have been photograp...

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Hailey Baldwin Reveals a Fresh, New Shoulder-Length Cut on Instagram

01/31/2017

  It seems 2017 is the year of the sheared, layered chop—at least in the world of Hailey Baldwin. The model took to Instagram to share what looks to be a new cut and freshly snipped bangs, the straight style doubling as a study in geometry. Rather than opting for a blunt length or full-fringe look, Baldwin’s blanched, shoulder-skimming lengths center on angles and lines, with shorter strands...

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Why Neon Is Having a Moment in Home Decor (And Everywhere Else)

01/31/2017

  Neon is clearly having a moment. You can thank, in part, La La Land, a film that washes Los Angeles in a cool Technicolor glow. Beyond its seductive qualities, the artistry and skill required to create neon works—the bending of tubes by hand into sinuous letters and forms—are also experiencing a resurgent appreciation. “I became enamored and obsessed with the way these signs are designed a...

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How to Live Longer in 5 Easy Steps

01/31/2017

What’s the secret to a longer life? For that, there’s a promising new body of scientific research that youth-seekers will find compelling. Here, five easy habits that might extend your lifespan—worth exploring.   Go Vegan(-ish) Last summer, a group of Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital researchers revealed the hidden virtues of plant protein. After tracking more than 1...

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Is Bella Hadid Borrowing From Gigi’s Closet?

01/31/2017

Shared, borrowed, or stolen—swapping clothes between sisters is all part of the territory. Kendall and Kylie Jenner admit to regularly supplementing their own closets with items sourced from the other, and now another pair of siblings is continuing the trend. Models Gigi and Bella Hadid were spotted en route to Sunday brunch over the weekend, with Bella in what appeared to be a pair of butto...

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5 Makeup Trends to Try Before You Turn 30

01/31/2017

  For some, turning 30 is a monumental event—one that’s marked by a certain no-tricks confidence that extends all the way to a newly pared down makeup bag. But before you’ve established a signature look, there is the gloriously experimental decade that’s known as your 20s: Now is the time to dip into pots of glitter pigment, embrace the cult cool of chic nail art, and scoop up that acid pink...

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Watch Rihanna Make Her TV Debut in a Hitchcock-Worthy Cameo

01/31/2017

Rihanna’s transition to Hollywood continues. On Tuesday, Entertainment Weekly released two exclusive images of the pop singer in her first-ever TV role in A&E’s horror series, Bates Motel. (The show, which explores the early life of Alfred Hitchcock’s crazed murderer, Norman Bates, was apparently a favorite of RiRi’s.) Last summer, Rihanna was cast as the doomed Marion Crane—aka the woman wh...

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Yeezy Season 5 Is Coming to New York Fashion Week

01/31/2017

After a much buzzed-about (in ways both good and bad) Season 4 show on Roosevelt Island, Kanye West’s Yeezy collection is returning to New York Fashion Week this February for its Season 5 iteration. According to a press blast, Yeezy will show on Wednesday, February 15, at 5:00 p.m., a slot between Anna Sui and Thom Browne, currently also occupied by Marchesa. Unlike past seasons, where West ...

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Could Gigi Hadid’s Silver Boots Be a Supermodel Hit at New York Fashion Week?

01/31/2017

Gigi Hadid’s shoe game is truly in a league of its own. After the supermodel wore Stuart Weitzman over-the-knee boots this time last year, stylish women followed in her footsteps the world over. In October, Hadid turned the trend up a notch when she unveiled her collection of hiking boot–style heels for the brand, telling Vogue.com she envisioned herself running around New York for inspirati...

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Who Says Painting Can’t Be Political?

01/31/2017

“To pay attention to someone can be a political act,” Aliza Nisenbaum says quietly. For the last four years, the artist has been painting portraits of undocumented immigrants (mostly from Mexico and Central America) in New York City, giving recognition and dignity to individuals who are often obliged to live in the shadows. Her work, in which sensitively rendered figures appear in brightly p...

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8 Tips for Hosting the Chicest Super Bowl Party Ever

01/31/2017

When it comes to entertaining successfully in the home, a number of important factors have to come together just right: the guest list, the playlist, the lighting, the decor, and, of course, the food. But a Super Bowl party belongs in a category all its own. Not only should it be a high-energy affair, but its many components must also appeal to both die-hard sports fans and football dilettan...

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Princes William and Harry Have a Plan to Honor the 20th Anniversary of Princess Diana’s Death

01/31/2017

At a time when you can’t bear to read the news, when every day—every hour—brings some fresh, terrifying development in American politics, it can be really nice to take a mental hop over the Atlantic and see what those royals are up to. (At this minute, the Windsors-as-diversion may even be validating their own existence to those who complain about how the monarchy is outdated. May God save t...

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Oprah Winfrey Has an Amazing New Job

01/31/2017

In the barrage of bad news, a beacon of light: Oprah Winfrey, the journalist, is returning to network television as a special contributor to CBS’s 60 Minutes, the network announced today. The gig likely means Oprah will report on several stories on the new season of the esteemed news magazine, beginning this fall. She joins the likes of Anderson Cooper and Charlie Rose, but as 60 Minutes’s e...

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A Fresh Look at the History of Shakespeare Gardens

01/31/2017

Over the centuries, Shakespeare gardens have endured as a beloved tradition among green-thumbed fans of The Bard. Traditionally, a Shakespeare garden aims to include every plant mentioned in the poet’s plays. A simple-enough idea, but dip into any one of his works, and you’ll soon find a myriad of lines that make this a rather tricky concept. While the practice of planting a Shakespeare Gard...

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Bill Nye the Science Guy Talks Bow Ties, Skinny Jeans, and Lab Coats on the Day of His Big Runway Debut

01/31/2017

The distance between Earth and Mars is averaged at about 225 million kilometers. The theoretical distance between the fashion world and the world of Bill Nye the Science Guy was just as vast until today. Menswear designer Nick Graham cast the beloved ’90s TV geek to narrate his Mars-themed galactic runway show for Fall 2017 (oh, and astronaut Buzz Aldrin has been chosen as the closing model)...

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What Does Trump’s Messy Desk Say About Him?

01/31/2017

Mark Twain, Steve Jobs, and Mark Zuckerberg have all been known for their messy desks. Now we can add President Donald Trump to that list. At the end of last week, he told Fox News’s Sean Hannity during an interview: “Look at my desk. Papers. You don’t see presidents with that on their desk.” The jury’s out on what having a messy desk actually means about your work style—and personality. Acc...

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Rita Ora’s Makeunder Is a Beauty Game-Changer

01/31/2017

Not too long ago, Rita Ora was synonymous with double doses of bleach and siren-red lipstick, a Technicolor pop princess with a more-is-more beauty philosophy to match. In the past year, though, the singer has gradually moved toward a deeper shade of golden blonde and traded in her inky arches for a feathery set of brushed brows. Her transformation didn’t end there: Yesterday, the singer was...

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Brandon Maxwell and Riley Montana Talk Representation, Authenticity, and Filming in Detroit

01/31/2017

For Brandon Maxwell, there are two kinds of fashion campaigns. “You can have a girl jump around and have everything beautiful, or you can choose to tell a human story that highlights someone you love,” says the designer. For his Spring 2017 campaign, Maxwell took the latter approach, enlisting close friend Riley Montana and filmmaker Jessy Price to create an immersive mini film detailing Mon...

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Inside Bloomingdale's Permanent Pop-Up

08/29/2018

Taking a cue from conceptual boutiques and indie brands, the Macy’s-owned chain is launching its ‘shop-in-shop’ concept, to be curated every two months based on a different theme.

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Net-a-Porter Stakes Its Claim to the Next Generation of Designers

08/29/2018

The e-tailer hopes its new seasonal accelerator programme will help to keep it ahead of the competition at a time when consumers are thirsty for newness.

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Hood by Air's Shayne Oliver Collaborates with Colmar

08/29/2018

With his brand still on hiatus, the designer has entered a three-season partnership with Colmar, launching on September 18.

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PVH Profit Up 38 Percent in Second Quarter

08/29/2018

Calvin Klein's sales rose 18 percent in the reported quarter, while Tommy Hilfiger reported sales growth of 15 percent.

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India's Paytm Mall Looks to Deepen Partnerships in Fight with Flipkart, Amazon

08/29/2018

The company already has a revenue sharing partnership with Future Retail, which owns hypermarket stores like Big Bazaar and fashion shops.

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Social Goods | China Adds to Luxury's Waste Issue, Streetwear's Sexism Problem

08/29/2018

This week, luxury brands destroy unsold goods due to a drop in Chinese demand, while streetwear remains to be a boy's club, especially for women of colour.

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Bluestar Challenges Authentic Brands Group for Brookstone

08/29/2018

Authentic Brands proposed to be the so-called stalking horse bidder for Brookstone with an offer of $35 million this week, after acquiring the Nine West shoe and accessories label in June.

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Aerie's Expansion to Hit American Eagle profit

08/29/2018

American Eagle Outfitters forecast third-quarter profit below expectations, as the retailer spends more on wages and advertising to support the expansion of its popular Aerie line of lingerie.

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Nina Ricci Names Rushemy Botter and Lisi Herrebrugh as Creative Directors

08/29/2018

In a new chapter for the brand, the Dutch design duo will head up the luxury house’s women’s ready-to-wear line, debuting their first collection for Pre-Fall 2019.

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Inditex Tumbles as ‘Great’ Becomes ‘Good’ for Morgan Stanley

08/29/2018

The Zara owner fell the most in six months after Morgan Stanley analysts reduced their price target for the stock.

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Meghan Markle's Givenchy Wedding Dress to Go on Display

08/29/2018

The exhibition at Windsor begins on October 26 and runs until January.

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The Challenging, Emotional Remaking of J.Crew

08/28/2018

Over the past 15 months, chief executive Jim Brett has lowered prices, added labels, expanded sizes and tried to move beyond the polarising legacy of the brand’s recent past. Will his master plan work?

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An Antwerp Six Designer Re-Emerges in Tokyo

08/28/2018

Marina Yee, perhaps the most mysterious member of the famed collective, will host an exhibition at Laila Tokio in Japan.

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JD Turns to Google, Walmart to Build Global E-Commerce Empire

08/28/2018

Richard Liu has his eyes on the affluent consumers of Europe and the U.S. as he makes substantial investments in the infrastructure needed to supply millions of customers around the world.

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Brunello Cucinelli Sees More Double-Digit Growth in the Future

08/28/2018

Sales and core profit at the group, known globally for its plush cashmere designs, have consistently increased in the last six years.

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Bits & Bytes | Google's Retail Strategy, the Digital Future of Merchandising

08/28/2018

This week, Google is reported to soon be signing the lease on its first permanent store, while merchandising in retail continues to evolve with the integration of analytics and digital solutions.

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Why Zegna Bought Thom Browne

08/28/2018

The Italian company Ermenegildo Zegna Group has acquired 85 percent of the business at a $500 million valuation. Browne is the sole other shareholder.

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Tiffany & Co Tops Estimates for Profit and Revenue

08/28/2018

The jewellery retailer raised its full-year profit forecast as sales increase in China and the Americas.

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The Real World of Crazy Rich Asians

08/27/2018

The rare Hollywood film with a largely Asian cast signals a major step forward for representation, but does it tell us anything about Asia’s ultra luxury market? BoF investigates.

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Inside Lanvin’s Comeback Plans

08/27/2018

Newly appointed chief executive Jean-Philippe Hecquet has big ambitions for the ailing French luxury house, but success will hinge on installing the right designer.

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Op-Ed | What Do You Know, Retailers Are Figuring It Out

08/27/2018

This quarter showed that brick-and-mortar shopping can still be a vibrant business, and that old retail dogs can learn new tricks.

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Announcing Sarah Flint

08/26/2018

Check out this week’s new partner and openings on BoF Careers, the global marketplace for fashion talent.

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Design Your Future at PVH

08/26/2018

The company behind Calvin Klein and Tommy Hilfiger creates flexible, global career paths, enabling its associates to choose their route to personal growth and design their own development.

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Want a Job in Fashion Journalism?

08/26/2018

Traditional print publications may have suffered in recent years, but editorial opportunities prevail through digitally-savvy media companies and fashion brands.

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Miu Miu Is Prada’s Little Sister No More

08/26/2018

Miuccia Prada’s Katie Grand-designed alter ego is all grown up and ready to rumble.

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EU-Vietnam trade agreement to be signed on Sunday

06/25/2019

The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is set to be signed on Sunday (30 June), after clearing another hurdle on its way to coming into force. 

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Turkmenistan retains lowest ranking on forced labour

06/24/2019

The US is continuing to take a strong stand against the use of forced labour in cotton production by keeping Turkmenistan at the lowest possible ranking in its annual anti-trafficking report.

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Spandex fibre sales set to hit 1 million tonnes by 2020

06/25/2019

The global spandex market is growing at more than double the rate of all fibres activity, with sales set to pass 1 million tonnes next year as the stretch fibre firmly establishes itself as a core textile product.

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New Look returns to FY profit but sales slide

06/25/2019

The turnaround strategy at New Look appears to be paying off after the UK fashion retailer returned to underlying profitability in its last full year, yet the company admits there is still more work to do. 

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SMCP in exclusive talks to acquire De Fursac

06/25/2019

SMCP, the owner of Parisian fashion brands Sandro, Maje and Claudie Pierlot, is in talks to acquire French menswear brand De Fursac.

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Lenzing sets net-zero CO2 emissions target by 2050

06/25/2019

Lenzing Group has pledged to invest EUR100m (US$113.8m) over the coming years to reduce carbon emissions both inside its operations and in its supply chain as it aims to become the world's first carbon neutral fibre producer.

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Recyclable plastic hanger to tackle landfill issue

06/25/2019

Dutch company Arch & Hook (A&H), which claims to be the world's first global sustainable hanger brand, has today (25 June) released its first 100% recyclable plastic hanger made from up to 100% recycled materials.

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Peak Performance picks PLM to manage growth

06/25/2019

Swedish outdoor and sports fashion brand Peak Performance has invested in a new Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution to better manage its growth and international expansion strategy. 

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Why it's time to share your views on trade

06/24/2019

Ahead of her testimony against the proposed Section 301 tariffs on all imports from China - which would include all clothing and footwear - Julia Hughes, president of the United States Fashion Industry Association (USFIA), explains why the negative impact of tariffs on China will not just hurt brands and retailers, but also their global supply chains. And, she says, it's not too late to speak out.

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New tariffs could lift US apparel prices by 5%

06/24/2019

The trade association representing US retailers claims American consumers would pay $4.4bn more each year for apparel and $2.5bn more for footwear if the US goes ahead with an additional 25% tariffs on US$300bn worth of Chinese goods.

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US children's wear importer charged with customs fraud

06/24/2019

The CEO of a children's apparel company headquartered in Manhattan faces criminal and civil charges over a million-dollar customs fraud.

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H&M trials Maersk carbon-neutral fuel product

06/24/2019

Swedish apparel giant Hennes & Mauritz (H&M) has taken part in the pilot of a new carbon neutral ocean fuel product launched by global logistics company Maersk, which could help in the move towards greener solutions in commercial transport.

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The Mills Fabrica launches UK incubation platform

06/24/2019

Hong Kong-based technology incubator The Mills Fabrica is to expand into the UK with the launch of a pilot cross-border incubation platform to support "techstyle" startups in Asia and Europe.

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How to turn 3D fashion technology challenges into opportunities

06/24/2019

If you're an apparel company trying to navigate the perfect storm of shorter lead times, more SKUs, lower prices and smaller quantities, then help is at hand with an upcoming webinar that will share first-hand advice on implementing 3D fashion technology.

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New international conference on cellulose fibres

06/24/2019

Germany will host a new international conference on cellulose fibres next year, organised by the Nova-Institute research group.

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Unifi eyes new performance yarns with technology upgrade

06/24/2019

US yarn manufacturer Unifi is partnering with Swiss textile machinery company Oerlikon to enable it to deliver new, innovative performance yarns. 

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Asos adds responsible filter for eco-friendly items

06/24/2019

UK online fashion retailer Asos has unveiled two new features to highlight the environmentally conscious clothing sold on its site and offer customers a way to identify those brands and products more easily.

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EU monitoring mission assesses Cambodia human rights

06/21/2019

The European Union (EU) has sent a monitoring mission to Cambodia to assess the human and labour rights situation in the country as part of the process to decide whether to end its access to the Everything But Arms (EBA) duty-free trade benefit.

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New labour standard to tackle violence at work

06/21/2019

The International Labour Organization (ILO) has adopted a new Convention to combat violence and harassment in the workplace - its first new international labour standard since 2011, and one that is described as of "great importance" for the global garment sector.

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C&A Foundation looks towards the next five years

06/20/2019

The head of the C&A Foundation says it is time "to step up our effort and...for the entire industry to use its collective power to make fashion a force for good," as the philanthropic initiative reviews its progress over the last five years.

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Vetements Was Once a Darling of the Fashion World. Are the Tides Turning?

06/25/2019

Since its inception in 2014, French fashion label Vetements has been routinely drawing ire for what appear to be an elaborate set of jokes. First they received global attention for purveying a t-shirt with the logo of logistics company DHL for $330. Following collections replicated stereotypes of goths and Heaven’s Gate cult members. The brand’s […]

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Obsessions: Author Lauren Mechling Loves ?Younger,? Tracy Chapman and Kerrygold Irish Salted Butter

06/25/2019

The author of How Could She, which comes out today, itemizes her favourite things to eat, buy, binge-watch, and more.

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Everything That Upset the Internet This Week

06/24/2019

What is the web-o-sphere angry about this week? A former Disney star who shared explicit photos on Twitter, a blogger whose secret proposal was more #spon than spontaneous and a pop star who insists “shade never made anybody less gay.” Here’s everything you need to know: Whoopi Goldberg Shames Bella Thorne For Sharing Nude Photos […]

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The Levi’s x Stranger Things Collab That We Never Knew We Needed

06/24/2019

The 4th of July always seems to be a big deal. You know, Independence Day, firecrackers, barbecues, the lot. This year, July 4th is slated to be an even grander event than ever before, with the long-awaited release of Stranger Things’ third season on Netflix. We can hardly wait — and neither can Levi’s. In celebration of […]

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Luxury Travel Expert Mary Jean Tully May Just Have the Best Job on the Planet

06/24/2019

If you’re a person of means wishing to have an experience along the lines of a live orchestra performance inside an Icelandic volcano or a private lunch (complete with pressed linens, fresh flowers and local chefs) along a closed-off section of the Great Wall of China, you don’t just hit up Trip Advisor. You call […]

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Odile of ?I Want It All. I Want It Now.? Gives Us a Tour of Her Top Shelf

06/24/2019

I used to think it was vain to sit in front of my vanity and pretend I was being interviewed, like the people on my mother’s show. But now it just makes me feel close to my mom. Today’s segment is on my favourite perfume of 2019.

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The Best (and Most Comfortable) Workout Leggings to Try Now

06/24/2019

Shopping for workout leggings that suit your body is a lot like being on the hunt for the perfect pair of jeans: There are way too many options out there, they all end up looking the same, and TBQH, nobody wants to be holed-up in a change room on a Saturday afternoon trying on countless […]

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How The Hunt For Single Ingredients Is Driving a New Wave of Skincare

06/24/2019

The World Wide Web turned 30 earlier this year. When inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee published his proposal for it back in 1989, he couldn’t have predicted that it would open the door to the most popular way to find the answer to just about any question. “I pick up my phone 100 times a day […]

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How to Style a Slip Skirt Every Day of the Week

06/21/2019

One skirt, 7 ways

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Here’s All the Fashion News You Missed This Week

06/21/2019

Karl For Ever: A Paris Memorial Honours the Legacy of Karl Lagerfeld When 85-year-old designer Karl Lagerfeld passed away last February, the whole world mourned. Five months after his death, a crowd of 2,500 guests gathered at the Grand Palais in Paris to mourn the life and legacy of a man who shaped fashion from […]

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This Week?s Need-to-Know Beauty News

06/21/2019

Lululemon Launches Selfcare Line Everyone’s favourite purveyor of fancy yoga pants is dipping a toe into the proverbial self-care waters with a new line of beauty products. Appropriately, the four-product line is dubbed Selfcare, and features a lip balm ($16), a face moisturizer ($52), a dry shampoo ($38) and an aerosol deodorant ($14), all available […]

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Where to Latin Dance Like Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello in Toronto This Summer

06/21/2019

A list of places to get your dance on. From Lula Lounge to TD's Salsa On St. Clair Festival, heres where to find Latin dance in Toronto.

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An Insider’s Guide to Toronto Pride

06/21/2019

This upcoming Sunday marks Toronto’s annual Pride parade, a legendary event where queer people flock from all over Canada to bask in the incredible positive energy radiating through the city. As one of the most highly anticipated events of the year, Toronto’s Pride weekend schedule is packed with everything from sweaty underground dance parties to […]

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Astrocartography: How You Can Use the Stars to Guide Your Wanderlust

06/20/2019

The universe might be compelling you to take a very specific vacation.

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20 Accessories That Will Brighten Up a Rainy Day

06/20/2019

This time last year, we were basking in the sunlight and enjoying a 30+ degree heat wave. This year, summer feels like it has yet to arrive despite it being mid-June, with its persistent rain and dreary weather. Where did the sun go? Will it ever be hot enough to wear denim shorts? Unfortunately, we […]

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Making Injectables Accessible: Inside Shoppers Drug Mart?s Beauty Clinic Concept

06/20/2019

If you’ve ever mulled over the idea of a bit of Botox here, some filler there, a chemical peel or microdermabrasion, without ever actually getting around to those necessary first steps of research and consultations, then you might be exactly the consumer Shoppers Drug Mart had in mind when designing their latest concept. In an […]

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Life Lessons With Lainey Lui

06/20/2019

“The truth is, no matter your gender, sex, whatever, everyone gossips."

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Pride-Themed Workout Classes to Check Out in Toronto This Week

06/19/2019

It’s that time of the year again: Only a few more days until Toronto’s annual Pride Parade, which means all of your favourite fitness studios will be offering special classes leading up to the event. Here, a few Pride-themed workout classes in the city to get your sweat on at before hitting up Sunday’s Parade. […]

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Swarovski is Now Queen Elizabeth II-Approved

06/19/2019

Pip pip, cheerio! Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, has just bestowed a rare honour onto the UK arm of Swarovski: a Royal Warrant. Royal warrants are essentially official endorsements from the Queen of England, awarded to companies who have regularly supplied goods or services to the royal family. Swarovski now joins the 816 other companies, […]

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A New Exhibition Unravelling the Secrets Behind Maison Martin Margiela Opens in Paris

06/19/2019

Previously unseen photographs of Maison Margiela's women employees are now available to view -- by appointment only.

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This is Not a Drill: Au Coton is Making a Comeback

06/19/2019

The beloved Canadian mall brand will open a Montreal store next week.

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Ex Nihilo?s Benoît Verdier is a Raptors Fan and Wants His Brand to be the Tesla of the Fragrance World

06/19/2019

There’s a pep talk happening when I arrive at the Saks Fifth Avenue Toronto flagship on an early Saturday morning. Benoît Verdier, one of the three co-founders behind French perfume line Ex Nihilo, is here for a guest appearance, and the beauty hall sales associates are buzzing, excited to hear him speak before they open […]

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Lazy Oaf x Dr. Martens is a Match Made in Quirky Heaven

06/19/2019

If you ever had an “emo” phase, these shoes are for you.

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Can Apps Like Woebot Really Take the Place of a Therapist?

06/19/2019

I picked the right month to try an artificial intelligence (AI) therapist. Over a period of 30 days, I visited my family and my partner’s family for the holidays, got engaged and had a huge work crisis. So it was perfect timing to test drive Woebot, a chat-based interactive talk therapy app for anyone suffering […]

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How Peloton?s Spin Instructors Became the Rock Stars of the Fitness World

06/18/2019

Walkout music blasts through the sound system and stage lights illuminate the room as two security guards escort Jessica King to her spin bike at the front of Peloton’s New York City Cycling Studio. She enters her 4:30 pm Hip Hop class like a championship boxer entering the ring—hooded silk robe and screaming, camera-phone snapping crowd […]

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A FASHION Guide to Chicago, the Second City That?s Second to None

06/18/2019

According to a study from Booking.com, over a third of Canadian travellers (38%) plan to take more weekend trips in 2019. If you’re one of those weekend warriors looking for a trip that’s a good time but not a long time (shout out to Trooper), might we suggest…Chicago? Long known as the Second City, Chicago […]

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We Visited Toronto’s New ?Interdimensional Hotel?

06/18/2019

After the buzz of Kusama’s Infinity Rooms and Happy Place in Toronto, it seems like every city corner bears a pop-up created for the the sole purpose of an instagram selfie. In spite of this, we’ve found a place where you’ll be able to experience art through the flip-side of your phone’s camera. The Funhouse, […]

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Vitamin D Vs. Sunscreen: One Dermatologist Weighs In On The Debate

06/18/2019

Earlier this year, Outside magazine ran a story that went viral, thanks in part to its clickbait-y title “Is sunscreen the new margarine?” The writer argued that, based on nascent and controversial research that challenges North America’s current sun exposure guidelines, the sun’s mood-boosting power, and physical health benefits like reducing blood pressure, outweigh its dangers. […]

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This Red Carpet Outfit Was Made from a Bedspread at Value Village

06/17/2019

Fashion activist Sarah Jay discusses the makings of her CAFA dress, clothing as an investment and her definition of luxury.

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June Mani of the Month: Celebrate Pride With Rainbow Stripes

06/17/2019

Happy Pride, people! There are plenty of ways to get in on the celebrations this month, not the least of which involves painting your nails a rainbow of hues. (See here for more meaningful ways to support the LGBTQ+ community.) An ultra-simple way to get in the spirit at the nail salon (or at home) […]

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The Summer Outfit you can Always Fall Back on

06/20/2019

You probably have this in your closet right now.

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Kick off your Summer Style with These

06/18/2019

Summer Style is Here

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What you need to Complete your Summer Style

06/17/2019

I want one of each!

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Effortless Minimal Outfits To Wear Now

06/15/2019

Simple + Chic, Yes Please.

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The Summer Style Detail Influencers have Embraced

06/10/2019

Say yes to this current trend

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The Summer Jewelry Trend We?re Seeing Everywhere

06/05/2019

It's not just for beach babes. We promise.

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We?ve Officially Decided you Need These

06/04/2019

I'm seeing these on fashionable babes everywhere.

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I Can?t Stop Adding these to my Cart

06/03/2019

From statement to basic I love these

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You Need these on your Summer Check List

05/29/2019

Yes you need these. They should already be in your closet.

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Have you Tried Mixing this into your Wardrobe

05/28/2019

Gone vintage shopping

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Alex Rodriguez Said Kylie Jenner Spent the Met Gala Dinner Talking About "How Rich She Is"

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What to Know About the Latest Sexual Assault Allegation Against Donald Trump

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8 Types of Bras Every Woman Should Own

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This 10 K-Beauty Scrub Doubles as a Mask and Thousands of Shoppers Love It

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Karl Lagerfeld Created HisLOreal Paris Makeup Collection Before His Death

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You Can Get Levis Jeans for Up to 50 Off on Amazon Today Only

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This Is the Number One Reason People Fight With Their Spouses on Vacation

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Katie Sturino's New Collaboration Makes Summer Dressing Super Easy

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Kate Middleton Just Proved That These Are the Most Versatile Shoes of the Summer

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This Vitamin C Oil Makes My Skin Glowy Not Greasy

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American Dream Mega Complex Hooks Up With Coca-Cola

06/25/2019

It's collaboration involving staging new kinds of events with athletes, influencers and celebrities, and plenty of beverages.

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BCI Names H&M, Gap and Nike Among Top Sourcing Partners

06/25/2019

The Better Cotton Initiative’s retailer and brand members sourced over one million metric tons of "Better Cotton."

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Designers, Friends Celebrate Life of Fashion Group International?s Margaret Hayes at Memorial

06/25/2019

Hayes died in late February following a long battle with cancer.

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Bottega Veneta Expands Leather Goods Industrial Plant

06/25/2019

A new 64,583 square-foot unit located near Vicenza in the Veneto region will bow by the end of 2020.

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Kim Kardashian Takes on Spanx With New Shapewear Brand

06/25/2019

Kardashian's shapewear brand, Kimono, has been 15 years in the making.

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The Helm Adds E-commerce With a Focus on Female-Founded Brands

06/25/2019

The Helm launched last year as a venture fund focused on female-founded businesses.

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Google Picks Artists for Residency Involving Connected Yarns

06/25/2019

A trio of artists are to incorporate Jacquard by Google conductible yarns into their installations.

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Think Tank: Think Tech for Your Facilities, Too

06/25/2019

Tom Buiocchi is chief executive officer of ServiceChannel, a facilities and contractor management solution provider. 

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Silas Chou Backs New Early-Stage Venture Fund

06/25/2019

Torch Capital has raised a $60 million fund to invest in purpose-driven companies.

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Phlur Raises $7 Million, Acquires Manufacturing Operation

06/25/2019

Symrise and Belcorp are now investors in the clean fragrance operation.

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Sex Therapists Share the Sex Fears They Hear All the Time

06/25/2019

We asked sex therapists what fears and insecurities their clients talk about in therapy—and you're definitely not alone.

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Breast Milk Storage: Dos and Don'ts

06/24/2019

Breast milk storage can be confusing. Follow these practical tips on choosing containers, freezing breast milk, thawing breast milk, and more.

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Can Our Bodies Even Tell the Difference Between Naturally Occurring and Added Sugars?

06/24/2019

Let's talk about the differences between naturally occurring, added sugar, and natural sugar when it comes to your health.

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The 8 Niacinamide Skin-Care Products Dermatologists Swear By

06/24/2019

Here, dermatologists weigh in on some of the best niacinamide skin-care products for reducing hyperpigmentation and brightening skin, including options from SkinCeuticals, Cerave, and EltaMD.

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If You're Asking If Astrology Is 'Real,' You're Missing the Point

06/21/2019

Whether or not astrology is "real," it may have some real benefits for people, particularly when it comes to having empathy for yourself and others.

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Summer Depression Is a Thing—Here's How to Deal

06/21/2019

A lot of things can lead to summer depression, but we talked to experts about how to practice self-care.

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What Causes ITP?

06/21/2019

Learn about the rare blood disorder that causes your immune system to accidentally target blood platelets.

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What to Consider If You Have to Travel for an Abortion

06/21/2019

No one should have to travel far to get an abortion. But if you do, here are things to consider as you prepare.

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9 People With Vaginas on Their Favorite Ways to Orgasm

06/21/2019

Hear how nine people with clitorises actually orgasm. There’s some aspirational creativity in here, y’all.

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Chronic Hives: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

06/21/2019

Learn how this long-lasting skin condition that causes itchy welts is diagnosed and what treatments work best.

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Here's What Actually Happens in Your Body When You Eat Protein

06/20/2019

Learn about the different types of protein, where you can find them, and what eating protein can do for your body.

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Anal Fissure: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

06/20/2019

Anal fissure—Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes, treatment of this often painful tear.

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What the Heck Is Squalane Oil and Why Is It Suddenly in All My Skin-Care Products?

06/20/2019

Squalane oil is an increasingly popular skin-care ingredient. But what is it, exactly? And what can it do for your skin?

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Can You Have Sex When You Have HPV?

06/20/2019

HPV should just not exist, but here we are. This infection is so common, but what does having HPV mean for your sex life?

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Something I Can't Recommend Enough: Fighting With Your Partner Over Email

06/20/2019

Now that we only argue over email and don't do it face to face, my husband and I fight super productively.

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For Jessica McDonald, Playing on the Women's World Cup Team Is More Than Just an Athletic Achievement

06/20/2019

Jessica McDonald hopes her son will learn from her perseverance. Here, she talks getting a spot on the 2019 Women's World Cup team and playing her first game.

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SkinCeuticals Sale on Serums, Creams, and Sunscreens

06/20/2019

We rounded up some of the best creams, serums, and sunscreens at the SkinCeuticals sale going on at Dermstore--many that dermatologists have recommended on the site before.

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Sensitive Teeth: What Treatments Are Available?

06/19/2019

Sensitive teeth—a Mayo Clinic specialist discusses possible causes and effective treatments.

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Helping Children Cope: Tips for Talking About Tragedy

06/19/2019

After a tragedy, you might feel helpless—but your child needs your support. Here's help knowing what to say.

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Not Great, Bob! The Case for Actually Being Honest When People Ask How You Are

06/19/2019

I've started answering honestly when friends and acquaintances ask how I am and it's been a game changer for my friendships. Here's how I go about it.

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Setting Powder: How and Why to Use It

06/18/2019

A trusty setting powder or spray helps to keep your makeup in place all day long. Confused about baking vs. setting? Check out these expert tips.

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How to Know If You Should See an Esthetician or a Dermatologist

06/18/2019

Of course, we all want to take care of our skin as best we can. But should you enlist the help of an esthetician, dermatologist, or both?

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The 4 Pairs of Black Cross-Training Shoes This Fitness Pro Can't Live Without

06/18/2019

These are the black training sneakers I turn to most for comfort and stability during cross-training, gym workouts, and group fitness classes.

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How to Break the Busy Cycle

06/17/2019

Because of the pressure to be busy, some of us have forgotten how to simply "be." But downtime is important for your well-being. Instead of automatically doing more, take a step back and examine why you're so busy. Then embrace the value of doing nothing.

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How Long Does it Take for Topical Scar Creams to Actually Work?

06/17/2019

It can be frustrating to use a scar cream and not see immediate results. So how long does it take for them to work, if they work at all?

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I Wanted to Learn to Swim Before I Turned 30. Easier Said Than Done.

06/15/2019

Floating: easy. Actually swimming: not so much. Here's what it was like to take adult swimming lessons and learning to swim as an adult.

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Hydroflask Water Bottle for Kids Review

06/14/2019

Water bottles are notoriously hard to clean, so here we defend using a smaller-than-average water bottle (the Hydroflask 12 oz. kids' water bottle) to bypass the problem: it's compact, easy to clean with a sponge, has a steel frame, and a spill-proof lid.

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Sunburn: First Aid

06/14/2019

How to administer first aid for sunburn.

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Highlights From the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup So Far

06/14/2019

Catch up on all the action from the first week of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup. Plus, learn how to tune in for the rest of the games.

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On Choosing to Share Your Abortion Story Online—Or Not

06/14/2019

To say sharing your abortion story online is complicated would be an understatement. We consider when—and why—we share.

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