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Diplomacy to Donate All Proceeds From SS20 Peaceful Protest Capsule to The Bail Project

06/05/2020

Expanding its commitment to social causes, Diplomacy Worldwide announced that 100 percent of proceeds from its SS20 Peaceful Protest capsule collection will be donated to The Bail Project.

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CFDA Announces Plans to Make Fashion More Inclusive

06/04/2020

On June 2, the Council of Fashion Designers of America announced that would work to make fashion a more inclusive business.

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Remembering Mindy Lubell, Veteran Showroom Owner

06/04/2020

Mindy Lubell, a veteran Los Angeles showroom owner, passed away at her home in Los Angeles May 14 after a bout with cancer.

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Pol’ Atteu Beverly Hills Plans to Clean Up Following Looting Damage

06/04/2020

Pol’ Atteu Beverly Hills was one of the scores of boutiques that were looted in Beverly Hills, Calif.’s luxury Golden Triangle retail district last week.

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Select Tommy Bahama Stores Announce June 7 Reopening

06/04/2020

Some retailers have announced reopening of bricks-and-mortar operations after a few months of remaining closed to slow the spread of COVID-19. Tommy Bahama announced that it would open select stores on June 7.

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Eva Franco Seeks to Create Style for Pandemic Fashion

06/04/2020

When the economic freeze from the COVID-19 pandemic hit, the Eva Franco brand had to figure out what to do with the estimated 4,000-square feet of high-end fabrics in its warehouse and offices in downtown Los Angeles.

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Yarn Movement and Nicholas Mayfield Collaborate to Empower Girls

06/04/2020

Blending their distinctive fashion backgrounds, designer Nicholas Mayfield and Yarn Movement founder Shantelle Brumfield, who designs under the name S. Ladybug, dig back into their own childhoods to release a collection of T-shirts and beanies that afford the comfort of grandma's house, while sending a strong message that leads girls to succeed.

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Fashion Companies Show Support for Recent Protests

06/02/2020

Many fashion brands and retailers have made shows of support to groups such as Black Lives Matter and have encouraged a national conversation on race and police brutality recently.

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Vans Custom Culture Competition Goes Digital

06/01/2020

The COVID-19 pandemic changed the way people live, and it also changed the way that Vans brand has run its Custom Culture High School competition.

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Los Angeles Retailers Clean Up As Looting and Vandalism Continue

05/31/2020

Shopkeepers cleaned up vandalized stores May 31 after a weekend of rioting and looting on high-end retail streets in downtown Los Angeles, the city’s Fairfax District, Hollywood neighborhood and Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills, Calif.

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As Demonstrations Continue, Some L.A. Fashion District Businesses Address Damage

05/30/2020

Following the May 25 death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who died while in police custody in Minneapolis, protests have sprung up across the country in major cities including New York, Chicago and Los Angeles. During the night of May 29 and early morning of May 30, businesses in downtown Los Angeles were looted as violence followed protests in several major American cities.

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Happy Socks x The Phluid Project Launch Pride Collection

05/29/2020

Through their second-annual Pride Month collaboration, Happy Socks and The Phluid Project are celebrating and fighting for LGBTQIA rights.

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New Designs for Astronaut Suits in Space X Launch

05/28/2020

On May 30, there’s going to be a first for the endeavor of commercial space travel…and for space suits.

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Fidelity Denim Founder Develops a Jean for the Modern American

05/28/2020

Denim maker Jason Trotzuk sought to create a product that would reflect the voice of a new generation of customer that he had not yet reached. Through examining the issues that concern his new audience, he has focused on creating a better denim brand for those who embody the Modern American.

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U.S. Apparel Industry Relies on Collaborative Efforts to Remain Competitive

05/28/2020

The movement to support domestic manufacturing in the United States was growing prior to the outbreak of COVID-19 at a slow yet steady pace. With supply chains disrupted and early shortages of personal protective equipment, apparel makers were faced with difficult decisions. One option was to become essential businesses by making the supplies necessary for essential workers and, eventually, the...

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Businesses Navigate PPP Loans and Other Disaster Relief Sources

05/28/2020

The U.S. Small Business Administration’s Payment Protection Program distributed billions of dollars in loans in the past months to companies with less than 500 employees that were hurt by the COVID-19 economic shutdown. According to Tom Waldman, a shareholder in the law firm of Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth, opportunities remain to get SBA loans.

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Informa to Ramp Up Virtual Trade Show With NuOrder

05/28/2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, trade shows have been postponing physical events, but that has presented opportunities for business in a virtual-trade-show setting.

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L.A. Mayor Gives Green Light To Reopen Retail

05/28/2020

After weeks of being required to shut down operations because of the COVID-19 pandemic, boutiques and independent shops were given the green light on May 27 by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti to reopen.

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Consumers Buy Summer Clothes Despite Pandemic Freeze

05/28/2020

Purchasing summer clothing is creating some bright spots in the economic gloom caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to data released by The NPD Group on May 28.

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Inside The Industry

05/28/2020

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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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Slowtide Announces Donations to NAACP, Equal Justice Initiative and BLM 

06/05/2020

Slowtide is donating 100% of online profits this week to the three organizations.

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Vail Resorts Discusses Coming Summer and Winter Seasons

06/05/2020

Vail Resorts operates 37 mountain resorts and regional ski areas and is one of the largest customers for the snow industry.

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Zumiez Roars Back

06/04/2020

Zumiez provided lots of details on an earnings call Thursday afternoon about sales trends at reopened stores, including what kinds of stores are working, what is selling, and the impact on web sales when stores reopen.

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POW Action Fund Launches New Lobby Effort

06/04/2020

POW Action Fund’s largest and most inclusive Capitol Hill lobby effort empowers athletes, brands and the 50M outdoor state.

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How Pura Vida Performed in Q1

06/04/2020

Plus, what Vera Bradley Inc. ended up paying for 75% of the company including the earn out and the brand's astounding growth rate last year.

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Ikon Pass Announces Expanded Adventure Assurance Benefits

06/04/2020

The expansion provides even more confidence to ride winter 20/21.

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Delta Apparel Joins Cotton LEADS Program

06/03/2020

Commitment emphasizes support for sustainable cotton in brand supply chain.

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Tilly?s Reports Mixed Results in Reopened Stores

06/03/2020

Plus, how the company is handling inventory, landlords and store expansion plans.

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Why Report from Dick?s Sporting Goods Provides Hope

06/03/2020

Executives at Dick’s Sporting Goods struck several optimistic notes on an earnings call that gives one hope about a possible easing of the economic hemorrhaging.

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Is Vuori Pandemic Proof?

06/02/2020

We talk to CEO Joe Kudla about the wild ride Vuori is on and get details about the growth they are experiencing.

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Exploring New Mountains with Paralympian Snowboarder Brittani Coury

10/02/2019

Whether you ski, snowboard, ride one of those goofy snow bikes — exploring a new mountain is always a thrill, and that’s no different for adaptive athletes. Brittani Coury, the 2018 Winter Paralympic silver medalist in banked slalom, trains all year at Snowbird, and rarely gets the opportunity to ride the world-class mountains nearby. Last Read More

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Why North Cascades National Park Is the Perfect Place for Beginner Trail Runners

10/02/2019

If you’re at all familiar with North Cascades National Park you might think that it’d be a fairly difficult place for a new trail runner to visit. Its rugged landscape and jagged peaks mean the trails are often at several thousand feet of elevation and deep in the backcountry. However, there’s more to this park Read More

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Paddling Through Cancer

10/01/2019

Casi Rynkowski is no stranger to the sport of standup paddling. Since 2007, she has been training athletes, fitness enthusiasts, and individuals focused on converting to a healthier lifestyle through her adventure fitness business. An AFAA certified personal trainer and ACA level 2 SUP instructor, Rynkowski has spent the past decade living the dream and Read More

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Virginia?s Upper James River: Paddling, Discovery and Solitude Awaits

09/30/2019

At the confluence of forgotten history, scenic mountain wilderness and world-class paddling lies the headwaters of America’s founding river: The James. Nestled deep in Virginia’s rolling Blue Ridge Mountains, we were in the midst of a three-day paddling adventure on the magnificent Upper James River Water Trail. While the lower sections of the James River feature Read More

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When a Camp Mattress Claims It?s the Most Comfortable Ever – And It Is

09/30/2019

There are a thousand reasons to love camping – but for most people, a good night’s rest isn’t one of them. A lucky few find a restrictive sleeping bag and an inch-thick sleeping pad a sufficient substitute for their bed at home. The rest of us enjoy a star-filled sky, a meditative campfire, crisp morning Read More

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10 Reasons Why Nova Scotia Should Be Your Next Adventure Destination

09/27/2019

Get this outdoor enthusiast's haven on your radar ... before everyone else does.

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Field Tested: Alpacka?s Oryx Tandem Packraft Canoe

09/27/2019

From the get-go I understood the allure of the packraft: incredibly lightweight boats you can realistically carry into the boonies on a hike, hunt or adventure, and then paddle back out down a river system or across a lake. Pack out a moose, cross an unfordable river, hike to a headwaters and paddle down, fly Read More

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Is Canada Getting a New World-Class Wave Pool?

09/27/2019

As a venue for Championship Tour surfing, wave pools leave plenty to desire. From an event in laughable 2-foot slop in Allentown, Pennsylvania in the ’80s, to groomed 4-foot perfection at The Surf Ranch Experiment of 2018/2019, something feels amiss watching the world’s best compete in a controlled environment. But as a venue for the Read More

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Tony Hawk on Why the Olympics Snubbed Vert Skating

09/26/2019

Traditional vert is dead, at least to the Olympics. As detailed in our Olympics: Fact From Fiction article last month, neither vert nor mega ramp will be represented in Tokyo next year. Instead, the two “disciplines” will be “park” and “street.” The reasons behind the decision – participation rates, accessibility, gender equity – are well Read More

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A Vancouver Island Travel Guide: Surfing, Craft Beer, Caves and Epic Hiking

09/25/2019

You're only a ferry ride away from one of the coolest playgrounds in North America.

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Sit Skier Trevor Kennison Charges at Winter Park

09/25/2019

When you think of a sit skier, you likely don’t see one sending huge cliffs, charging mogul lines, airing massive kickers in the park, or bombing down a slalom course. When Trevor Kennison thinks of skiing, however, he thinks, “Oh you hit that? I’m going to do that same exact thing.” Kennison can’t use his Read More

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2019?s Best Ski Movie Trailers

09/24/2019

Ski movie season is upon us and with that comes a horde of trailers showing off every company’s latest efforts at movie making. Level 1 – “Romance” Denver, CO premiere was Sept. 21 with digital purchase available shortly after. Bozeman & SLC premiere tickets are also available, with those premieres happening on Sept. 26 & Read More

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Field Tested: Jetboil?s Genesis Basecamp System

09/23/2019

Camp stoves have always been a bit of an odd fit for me. A no-brainer if we’re running rafts, when we carry the big Coleman two-burner and a small propane tank. But scaling down to sea kayak we traditionally packed aboard a couple of backpacking stoves. Some years, it’s butane cylinders, others it’s white gas, Read More

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Gear News: Parks Project Releases Collaboration With California State Parks Foundation

09/23/2019

On Monday, Parks Project released a limited “State Parks of California” collection that celebrates and embraces the wonderful state parks of the Golden State. The ten-piece collection includes soft goods such as a fleece sweatshirt, several graphic tees, and a hat, as well as other limited products including a ceramic mug and a “Native Plants Read More

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The Ultimate Guide to Surfing at Night

09/23/2019

As a pursuit, surfing has an array of limitations – perhaps more than any other physical activity. Winds, swell, summer blackballing, work, etc. constantly conspire to curtail our sessions. Besides surf conditions/quality, however, opportunities to paddle out are perhaps most restricted by the amount of hours of daylight at any given time during the year–especially Read More

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Are You Ready for the 2019 Distinguished Gentleman?s Ride?

09/23/2019

Welcome to 2019’s Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride (DGR) – an annual charity motorcycle ride that now takes place in more than 700 cities across 110 countries around the world. And on Sunday, Sept. 29, ladies and gentlemen (120,000 riders to be exact) will dawn their most dapper outfits, saddle up on their classic-meets-vintage styled motorcycles, and Read More

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Get Your Tickets for SNOWBOARDER Magazine?s ?Cold Front? Movie Premiere Tour 2019

09/20/2019

The Cold Front Tour returns for 2019 to kick off winter on a big screen near you. SNOWBOARDER Magazine is hitting the road, with generous support from 10 Barrel Brewing, to share our latest films with the masses in order to celebrate the advent of the winter season. Each tour stop will feature a selection Read More

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Caroline Gleich, Jeremy Jones and Tommy Caldwell Take a Stand for Climate Action at Capitol Hill

09/20/2019

Last week in Washington, D.C., the Capitol got a dose of a different kind of environmental activism brought to its stairs and into the courtroom. Professional athletes from various disciplines spoke on behalf of the outdoor industry, offering a unique perspective on climate change as those whose livelihood put them at the forefront of our Read More

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The Skiing in Slovenia Has the Magic of a Fairytale

09/19/2019

On a 200-foot side-step above an ancient single chair, Nika Radjenovič traverses the apron of a jagged peak towering overhead. Mini cyclones swirl around her boots as she moves past limestone formations dusted with fresh snow. Shallow bowls of powder unfold below her skis in the early morning sun she hadn’t expected to see in Read More

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A List of DIY Repair Tools That Are Essential for Roadlife

09/19/2019

Picture this: You’re driving a highway somewhere in West Texas, when all of a sudden, lights start flashing on the dashboard and there is a funny smell wafting from the engine compartment. You pull over and pop the hood, only to find fluids leaking incessantly and smoke billowing. It sounds like quite the situation, but Read More

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How to Paddle From Tampa to the Heart of Florida in One Day

09/19/2019

This article and video were produced in partnership with Sierra Nevada Brewing Company, which reminds you to leave no trace when you Enjoy Outdoors. Just over an hour due north of downtown Tampa is the Chassahowitzka River and a spring-fed float through what Florida looked like before Floridians. Surrounded by protected wetlands and wildlife refuges, Read More

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Conquering the Summit with Marine Veteran Phil Quintana

09/18/2019

For Phil Quintana, skiing the full mountain matters. Topping out at Alpine Meadows to tackle open-bowl turns is not an intermediate goal to be dismissed. Quintana has the added challenge of needing to do it on one ski. After losing his leg as a result of injuries sustained during his 2005 deployment in Afghanistan, the Read More

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Why Is There So Much Trash on Top of El Capitan?

09/18/2019

It’s late September in Yosemite Valley when the Climber Stewards and several volunteers made their way to the top of El Capitan. “El Cap” as it’s known to climbers, is a 3,000-foot wall of granite and a defining feature in Yosemite Valley. El Cap is one of the most popular climbing destinations in the world Read More

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Fox US Open of Mountain Biking; Photo Gallery

09/18/2019

September 15, 2019 (Big Bear, CA) – Held at Snow Summit Resort in Big Bear Lake, CA for the first time, 700 athletes and 4,000 people from around the world gathered for the Fox US Open of Mountain Biking this weekend. Spectators enjoyed the full slate of events from the Dual Slalom, GT Bicycles Enduro Read More

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An Oregon Road Trip: Hiking, Camping, and Skateboarding Across the Beaver State

09/17/2019

Forget the pains of planning your trip, we have worked out the kinks in advance and even left enough wiggle room to turn it into an adventure all your own.

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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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Global Fashion Group Shares Fall After Stock Market Debut

07/02/2019

Investor demand fell short of the e-commerce group's expectations, with share sales only raising half of the target amount.

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Shoe Retailer Office in Debt Restructuring Talks

07/02/2019

The struggling British shoe store, which was acquired by South African retailer Truworths in 2015, aims to settle a significant portion of its £45 million debt.

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L'Oreal in Talks to Buy Mugler, Azzaro Brands From Clarins

07/02/2019

The French cosmetic company is rolling out acquisition plans to expand its perfume offering.

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Gucci's Next Target: Place Vendôme

07/01/2019

Major fashion brands see growing opportunity in the high-stakes business of haute joaillerie.

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Looking for a Fashion Mentor? Here's Where to Begin

07/01/2019

Today’s fashion aspirants must create a lasting career trajectory amid a rapidly changing industry landscape. Finding a mentor early can help.

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Tod’s Factory Strategy: Is It Working?

07/01/2019

After missing the sneaker boom, the Italian maker of luxury comfort shoes is aiming to reverse falling sales and re-energise its brand. The company’s new drops-driven model will be put to the test this month with the launch of a collaboration with star designer Alber Elbaz.

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None of Your Business with Erdem Moralioglu

07/01/2019

In the fifth episode of the series, we test the business savvy of designer Erdem Moralioglu.

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A Symphony of Sculpted Shadows at Dior

07/01/2019

It’s become clear that Dior has been Maria Grazia Chiuri's path to personal enlightenment. And it seems like the more personal she makes it, the more it plays in the outside world.

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Kim Kardashian Will Rename Kimono Shapewear Brand

07/01/2019

The reality TV star and businesswomen announced plans to change her shapewear brand name after people in Japan said her use of the term to brand undergarments was disrespectful.

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Giambattista Valli: A Man of Extremes

07/01/2019

Opting for an exhibition format in lieu of a traditional show, the designer reaffirmed the unique DNA of his maison: a constant face-off between the unremitting precision of pure lines and the frivolity of flowery frills.

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Sonia Rykiel Bidders Revealed

07/01/2019

The three bidders are former Balmain Chief Executive Emmanuel Diemoz; a Paris-based family operating in the real estate and medical sectors; and a Chinese investor.

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Walmart to Invest $1.2B in China to Upgrade Logistics

07/01/2019

The American retail giant has been pushing to integrate its network in China with the country's burgeoning 'smart retail' movement, as the likes of Alibaba and Tencent cut deals to combine online and high-street shopping.

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Before Losing Dior, Safilo Eyes New Brand Partners

07/01/2019

Dior, which accounted for 13 percent of Safilo revenues in 2018, has decided not to renew its licence with the Italian eyewear group.

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Coty to Take $3 Billion Writedown as It Plots Turnaround Plan

07/01/2019

The cosmetics company hopes to revive margins and better keep up with its rivals by streamlining management and trimming down product lines.

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The Best Jobs on BoF Careers

07/01/2019

BoF compiles the most exciting opportunities available on BoF Careers, from the CMO of Mansur Gavriel to a buying role at Saint Laurent and head designer at Wales Bonner.

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Careers Counsel | A Guide to Salary Negotiation

07/01/2019

Careers Counsel is a weekly roundup of the most helpful and inspiring advice for boosting your career.

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Shiseido Debuts Beauty Subscription Plan

07/01/2019

For $92 a month, the Japanese cosmetics company will offer customised skincare service by way of a smartphone app that analyses customers' complexions.

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Announcing Alex Mill and Heidi Klein

07/01/2019

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

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Global Fashion Group IPO Mostly Backed by Existing Shareholders

07/01/2019

Facing low investor demand, the e-commerce fashion group cut its initial share price from up to €8 to €4.50.

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Inside H&M’s $4 Billion Inventory Challenge

06/30/2019

After years of sluggish growth and shrinking profits, the fast-fashion giant's stock levels have ballooned into a $4 billion problem — a powerful reflection of the challenges facing the company, and the fashion sector at large.

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Despite W’s Woes, There’s Still Space for Good Magazines

06/30/2019

Giant audience numbers won’t save American magazines from obsolescence, but being excellent just might give a few choice titles a chance at long-term survival.

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BoF China Expands Focus on The World's Largest Luxury Market

06/30/2019

BoF is embarking on an exciting new chapter for our Chinese-speaking community, redoubling our efforts in the Chinese market, sharpening our focus and recruiting a new leadership team which includes the return of Queennie Yang as BoF China Editorial Director.

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Kenzo Taps Felipe Oliveira Baptista

06/30/2019

The former Lacoste creative director will succeed design duo Carol Lim and Humberto Leon, who are officially parting ways with the LVMH-owned house on July 1.

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Philippine Retail Billionaire Plans Move From Fashion to Pets

06/30/2019

The retail company will expand its offering to pet, health and beauty products.

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Rainbows Aren't Enough: Taking Stock of Fashion's Approach to Pride

06/30/2019

This week everyone will be talking about Paris Couture Week, the fate of Forever 21 and Sonia Rykiel, and the end of Pride Month. Read our BoF Professional Cheat Sheet.

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Victoria's Secret UK placed into administration

06/05/2020

The UK business of lingerie, loungewear, and beauty products retailer Victoria's Secret has fallen into administration in a move that could potentially put some 800 jobs at risk.

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Gap Inc focused on refashioning for growth

06/05/2020

Management at US specialty apparel retailer Gap Inc says it is using the coronavirus pandemic to right-size the business and build it for the future - acknowledging there is plenty of work needed at the eponymous Gap brand.

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Egypt's clothing sector suffers but expects post-pandemic uplift

06/05/2020

Egypt's garment and textile manufacturing sector has been hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic, even though factories have largely remained open.

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Timeline - How coronavirus is impacting the global apparel industry - FREE TO READ

03/16/2020

Since the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak began in China at the end of 2019, its impact has been felt across the global apparel and textile sector. just-style's timeline shows how the pandemic is evolving - and will be updated as developments unfold.

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Tonello technologies tap new need for garment disinfecting

06/05/2020

Finishing machinery maker Tonello has launched a range of technologies that can sanitise and disinfect garments and accessories, both during production and in the retail store.

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Fashion brands cut ties with Peru alpaca wool

06/05/2020

Fashion retailers including Esprit, Gap Inc and H&M Group are said to have cut ties with a leading alpaca farmer and fibre exporter in Peru following an undercover investigation by animal rights group PETA US.

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G-III Apparel to restructure retail segment amid Q1 loss

06/05/2020

Branded apparel and accessories maker G-III Apparel Group is to close all of its Wilsons Leather and GH Bass stores as it restructures its retail operations to try to reduce losses and position the segment as a profitable contributor to the business.

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JCPenney to shutter 154 stores in first wave of closures

06/05/2020

Bankrupt US retail giant JCPenney is to shutter 154 stores as it proceeds with plans to emerge as a smaller department store chain, with additional closures expected in the coming weeks. 

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Fashion industry efforts to address global PPE shortages - Update

03/27/2020

Cone Denim, Allied Feather & Down, and Fast Retailing are among the latest fashion firms to mobilise their production facilities and supply chains to help address the global shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE), including face masks and hospital gowns, amid the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.

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US Q1 in brief - Zumiez, Caleres, The Cato Corporation

04/08/2020

In the latest first-quarter filings from US apparel and footwear brands and retailers, the impact of the global coronavirus pandemic and widespread store closures can be clearly seen. Sales at Zumiez were down by moe than a third, while those at Express more than halved. Elsewhere, Lands' End has widened its net loss, and Ross Stores has reported its first quarterly operating loss in more than ...

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Retailers begin to outline store reopening plans - Update

04/30/2020

Gap Inc, JCPenney, Caleres, and Adidas are among the latest apparel brands and retailers to outline reopening plans after stores and online operations were closed temporarily worldwide as part of efforts to help limit the spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak.

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New Coats app for real-time yarn blend calculation

06/04/2020

Industrial thread maker Coats has developed a new app featuring a yarn blend calculator that accurately predicts, within seconds, fabric properties for end-use in the personal protection sector. 

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Top stories this week on just-style...

06/05/2020

Top stories this week on just-style include a look at how US clothing brands are exploring ways to make their supply chains faster and more nimble as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, and why supply chain funding is so important to the industry's recovery. Elsewhere, Adidas and Target Corp are among a number of US retailers to have closed stores in response to the civil unrest taking place ...

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Apparel supply chain financing is vital to aid recovery

05/26/2020

When a crisis such as the Covid-19 pandemic hits a supply chain as complex as that of clothing, financing problems can gum up commercial relationships - meaning governments, regional and international organisations all need to step in.

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Guatemala garment workers on the frontline of the pandemic

06/04/2020

Reports of a Covid-19 outbreak in a Guatemalan garment factory last week have sent shockwaves across the region, fuelling calls for tougher action to ensure garment workers are provided with sufficient personal protective equipment (PPE).

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China to overtake US as largest apparel market

06/04/2020

China is expected to overtake the US as the largest apparel market by 2023, according to industry experts. 

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Mauritius makers need technology revamp to recover from virus

06/04/2020

A government minister has urged the textile and apparel manufacturing industry in Mauritius to embrace advanced Industry 4.0 technology if it is to emerge from the Covid-19 pandemic successfully, after being brought to its knees by the outbreak.

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Adidas returns to sales growth in Greater China

06/04/2020

German sportswear giant Adidas says revenue has returned to growth earlier than expected in Greater China after stores were temporarily closed in an attempt to stem the spread of coronavirus and now expects second-quarter sales in the region to be around the prior-year level. 

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Sustainable cotton continues to gain ground

06/04/2020

Sustainably sourced cotton continues to gain greater market share in a move industry executives say must be furthered in light of disruptions such as climate change and the Covid-19 pandemic to mitigate risk and drive greater transparency across the apparel sector.

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Digital shoe design platform to cut time and cost

06/04/2020

4D ShoeTech is launching a digital shoe platform that will allow footwear designers and developers to ideate, prototype and showcase their design vision in 4D, without ever making a physical sample.

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Meet Summer Ruddock-Ellis, the Toronto-Based Creative Who Wants You to Embrace Second-Hand Shopping

06/05/2020

“I’m a creative problem solver,” says Summer Ruddock-Ellis, the Toronto-based founder of second-hand retail and editorial platform Pseudonym and partner in 4ye, the entertainment-meets-fashion hub with a robust social following. Ruddock-Ellis, who grew up in Brampton, says her interest in fashion and in thrifting began when she was young. Her first retail job was at […]

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10 Virtual Pride 2020 Events Taking Place Across Canada

06/05/2020

Your guide to all the virtual Pride events taking place online through the month of June in Canada.

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Self-Isolation Diary: A Day in the Life of Meghan Yuri Young

06/05/2020

Now in Month 4 of quarantine, we're reaching out to Canadians like BT Toronto's Meghan Yuri Young to hear how they're passing their time.

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Seven Upcycled Pieces to Make Your Closet More Eco-Friendly on World Environment Day

06/05/2020

Give your wardrobe a sustainable update on World Environment Day.

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Texture Talk: Celebrity Hairstylist Kahh Spence Chats Wig Maintenance and Caring for Curls

06/04/2020

Welcome to Texture Talk, our weekly column that celebrates and deep dives into the dynamic world of curly hair, from crowns of curls that are free flowing to hair that’s tucked away in a protective style. This week, a textured hair expert to the stars shares his dos and don’ts when it comes to wig […]

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How 10 Canadian Brands are Supporting the Black Lives Matter Movement

06/04/2020

We're all in this together.

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The New #PullUpOrShutUp Campaign is Asking Beauty Brands to Do More Than Donate

06/04/2020

A new campaign is making waves on social media – and with good reason. #PullUpOrShutUp is the brainchild of Uoma Beauty founder, Sharon Chuter, and its aim is to hold beauty brands to account on their commitment to standing in solidarity with the Black community. Over the past few days we’ve seen an outpouring of […]

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10 Pride-Themed Products to Celebrate Pride Month 2020

06/04/2020

Pride Month is officially underway and although celebrations might look a little different this year, they’re certainly still going ahead in style. Each year, brands release limited edition collections to mark the occasion and this year is no different. Plus, in case you needed any more of an incentive to make a purchase, many of […]

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Meghan Markle Shares Powerful Graduation Speech: ?When The Foundation is Broken, So Are We.?

06/04/2020

Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex, shared an emotional video message to the graduating class at her former high school overnight, addressing the deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and more and the issue of racism in the States and beyond. Meghan began the video by telling the class that she wasn’t sure what she […]

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14 Canadian Organizations to Donate to in the Fight Against Anti-Black Racism

06/03/2020

A list of organizations and funds supporting Black communities in Canada that you can donate to.

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How Disability Styling Expert Stephanie Thomas is Using Fashion as a Form of Advocacy

06/03/2020

Los Angeles-based disability styling expert Stephanie Thomas has built a career around bringing style inclusivity to a worldwide audience. “In 2006, I went to a pet store and saw a Burberry-inspired trench coat for dogs,” she says. “I was just annoyed at that point. If I had a dog, I would have more clothing options […]

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51 Black-Run Fashion Businesses To Support Today and Always

06/03/2020

We all have a responsibility to cultivate black culture in order for communities to thrive. After investing your time into bettering your awareness of systemic racism, familiarize yourself with those making a contribution to today’s style industry and make a purchase from a Black-run fashion brand if your budget allows. Here are 51 Black-run fashion […]

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Black Lives Matter: 65 Racism Awareness Books, Movies, Resources and More

06/02/2020

The activists to follow, books to read, films to watch, and other resources to educate yourself about anti-Black racism.

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12 Hawaiian Shirts to Wear This Summer

06/01/2020

Hawaiian shirts slip into the fashion spotlight thanks to designers and street style stars bringing much needed vacation vibes to Canada.

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20 Black-Run Beauty Businesses You Can Support Right Now

06/01/2020

Many of us are looking for ways to make a meaningful contribution after the painful events this past week; one way to invest in Black communities and culture is to shop from Black-run businesses. Below, we’ve rounded up a list of emerging and established Black-run beauty and grooming brands that cater to POC and all […]

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Cara Delevingne Teams Up With PUMA on Pride Month Collection

06/01/2020

Supermodel Cara Delevingne has teamed up with sportswear giant PUMA to create a limited edition collection in support of Pride Month. Called From PUMA with Love, the collection features 13 pieces to wear as you celebrate Pride Month (and beyond). The lineup includes a variety of tees, sweaters and tanks, as well as a bag […]

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Toronto-Based Brand Cuchara is Making Jewellery to Invest In

06/01/2020

We’re all looking for ways to consume style goods more mindfully right now; and it’s something that jewellery brand Cuchara’s founder has been thinking about for years. “In terms of new pieces, [I’ve] been focused on staples and building from there,” says Edilou Canedo, who launched the brand in 2014 with a selection of necklaces […]

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All of the New Beauty Product Launches to Know About in June

06/01/2020

All the headline-worthy launches landing this month.

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This Week’s Need-to-Know Beauty News

05/31/2020

Canadian skincare line P{H}ASE SKIN makes its mark during a global pandemic View this post on Instagram Keep your skin balanced through any phase of life. No matter what is going on around you, give yourself and your skin some extra love. Our P{H}ASE II Menopause Serum is enriched with fatty acids, vitamins and minerals […]

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The Fashion News You Missed This Week

05/30/2020

After working together on a music video, Billie Eilish, and Takashi Murakami partner to launched a collaboration with Uniqlo.

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Here?s All the Culture News You Missed This Week

05/30/2020

An official Friends cookbook is on the way, the 2020 Hot Docs Festival is now online, the Luminato Festival announced this year's virtual lineup, and more.

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Hudson?s Bay Joins Growing List of Fashion Brands on Animal Crossing

05/29/2020

The game has taken off in the fashion industry in recent moths.

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8 Movies and TV Shows We?re Excited to Stream in June 2020

05/29/2020

Across Netflix, Crave and Amazon Prime Video Canada, these are the movies and TV shows we're looking forward to streaming in June 2020.

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Texture Talk: 4 At-Home Deep Conditioning Treatments to Revive Curly Hair

05/29/2020

Pro-recommended products to give your curls and coils some TLC while in lockdown.

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How Calgary?s Honubelle is Making Inclusive Swimwear That?s Stylish and Sustainable

05/29/2020

Created from fabric made from recycled waste, these pieces come in prints that celebrate Canada's diverse landscape.

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17 Canadian Fashion Brands Making Face Masks for Consumers

05/29/2020

Here's how to protect yourself (and others!) and support a local business at the same time.

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The Genius Hair Clip Hack for Face Masks to Help Alleviate Pressure on Your Ears

05/29/2020

Hairstylist Olivia Smalley shared the hack on Instagram overnight.

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Self-Isolation Diary: A Day in the Life of Indigenous Activist Sarain Fox

05/29/2020

Now in Month 3 of quarantine, we're reaching out to Canadians like Indigenous artist and activist Sarain Fox to hear how they're passing their time.

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Everything You Need to Know About Sephora?s New and Improved Loyalty Program

05/28/2020

No, we're not kidding.

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Kylie Jenner is the Most Searched Celebrity During Quarantine

05/28/2020

Her no-makeup look while running an errand in late April earned her 450,000 Google searches, making her the most searched celebrity during quarantine.

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10 Under $50 Summer Finds to Finally Wear Outside

06/01/2020

Great, affordable style while shopping small

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A Week Worth of Effortless Summer Outfits

05/26/2020

It's all about Texture

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The Must Have Shoe Under $50

05/19/2020

The only shoe your summer wardrobe needs.

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It?s Officially Time for me to Invest in More of these

05/18/2020

Chic Basics

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5 #QOOTD To Steal this Week

05/04/2020

Yes it's a thing!

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What to Wear to your Next Virtual House Party

04/27/2020

It's all about the top

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How to Keep it Casual

02/24/2020

All you need is sneakers

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What West Coast Babes Want Now

02/17/2020

Is it Spring yet?

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Style Your Puffer Coat Like a Fashion Girl

02/12/2020

Try these before winter is over.

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Hot Date Night Outfits for Cool Evenings

02/10/2020

It's (almost) all about outerwear.

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How to Demand Justice for George Floyd and Support Anti-Racism Efforts

06/01/2020

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Do Waist Trainers Actually Work

06/01/2020

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The 16Best New Products to Try in Isolation This Month

06/01/2020

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Ariana Grande Tinashe and Several Other Celebrities Join Protests Against George Floyd's Death

06/01/2020

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Hannah Brown Says She Doesn't Want to Be an "Ignorant White Girl Who Uses the N-Word" in Apology Video

05/31/2020

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Kate Middleton and Prince William Are Reportedly Suing Tatler Over"Sexist" Cover Story

05/31/2020

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Chrissy Teigen Donates 200000 to Bail Out George Floyd Protestors

05/31/2020

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Amazons 9 Scrub Is the Secret to Getting the Smoothest Post-Shave Skin

05/30/2020

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Activist Rachel Cargle Explains What It Means to Be Actively Anti-Racist

05/30/2020

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Dylan Sprouse Reveals How His Twin Brother Cole Is Doing Post-Split from Lili Reinhart

05/30/2020

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The New York Times Holds Apologetic Town Hall Over Tom Cotton Op-ed

06/05/2020

The controversial opinion piece, published online Wednesday, has had its print plans canceled.

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Black Lives Matter, Protester Bailouts and Rebuilding Causes You Can Donate To

06/05/2020

A list of places to show support for great causes.

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Eye Candy: Fragrance Foundation Awards From Years Past

06/05/2020

While the Fragrance Foundation Awards may be postponed this year, the allure of years past remains.

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Trnk Cofounder Tariq Dixon Curates Online Art Exhibit to Benefit Ali Forney Center

06/05/2020

"Mien" explores identity through photographs by nine queer artists of color.

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Refinery29 Called Out by Former Staffers for ?Toxic? Culture

06/05/2020

According to a number of accounts that former POC staffers posted to Twitter, there has been a series of shortcomings internally over the years.

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As Markets Tank, Hermès Bags Cement Safe Haven Status

06/05/2020

An Artcurial sale provides further evidence that secondary market prices for Birkin bags have gone up during the coronavirus crisis.

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Bottega Veneta Taps Designer Matthieu Blazy

06/05/2020

He has previously worked for Calvin Klein, Celine and Maison Margiela.

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Sergio Rossi Teams Up With Manebì for Latest SrAddiction Capsule

06/05/2020

The footwear capsule will be available at Sergio Rossi and Manebì stores.

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Victoria?s Secret U.K. Explores Refinancing Options, Possible Sale

06/05/2020

Parent company L Brands files for credit protection in the U.K., a move that will impact the lingerie business' 25 U.K. stores.

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Petition to Oust Ronald Lauder From Estée Lauder Board Picks Up Traction

06/05/2020

The petition also calls for Lauder to up its $1 million donation to $5 million.

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25 Best Books on Race and Racism in America in 2020

06/05/2020

We talked to activists, researchers, and bookshop owners throughout America about the best books on race and racism in America to read and educate yourself with.

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Systemic Racism Is A Public Health Crisis, Too

06/05/2020

Systemic racism is a public health crisis, and Black Lives Matter is a matter of public health, and of life and death.

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7 Best Wellness Products in May 2020: Google Pixel Buds, Briogeo, and Tula

06/05/2020

We rounded up some of the wellness products that brought us relief in May, despite everything that's going on in the country, from aromatherapy to massagers.

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How the War on Drugs Fuels Racist Police Violence

06/05/2020

The war on drugs fuels and is often used to justify police violence and the expansion of state powers.

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11 Black Self-Care Tips From Real People

06/05/2020

You can’t pour from an empty cup. If you're a Black person who needs help caring for yourself right now, try these 11 Black self-care tips from real people.

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7 Cat Instagram Accounts to Follow If You’re Black and Need Some Joy

06/05/2020

Here are seven cat Instagram accounts to follow if your Instagram feed needs a bit of levity right now.

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31 Resources That Will Help You Become a Better White Ally

06/05/2020

Being an effective white ally to Black people is a continuous process, consisting of both education and action. Here's where to start.

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This Bodyweight Legs Workout Combines Strength and Cardio

06/05/2020

Even if you don’t have any weights, you can strengthen your quads, hamstrings, and glutes with this bodyweight legs workout.

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18 Helpful Links for White People to Drop in Our Group Threads/Chats

06/04/2020

Now is the time to educate and activate our friends and family. Share these anti-racism resources, ways to donate, and other helpful links for white people

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What Will It Take to Safely Open Back Up Nationwide?

06/04/2020

Here, experts discuss what it will take to safely open back up in the face of the new coronavirus. The consensus: It’s too early for a lot of what we’re seeing.

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Where to Buy Face Masks Online That Are Still on Sale

06/04/2020

Knowing where to buy cloth face masks these days isn’t always easy since they’re selling out rapidly. Here are some brands that still have stock.

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7 Protest First Aid Tips Street Medics Want You to Know

06/04/2020

If you're planning to attend a protest, you may want to learn more about these first aid techniques for the most common protest injuries.

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Face Shield: Are They Better Than Face Masks for Coronavirus?

06/03/2020

Would getting a face shield help you avoid getting the new coronavirus? Experts are hopeful. Here's why.

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17 Acne Treatments That Really Work, According to Dermatologists

06/03/2020

These are the acne treatments dermatologists recommend again and again, from drugstore favorites to prescription options.

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Tear Gas Exposure: What to Do If You Are Tear-Gassed

06/02/2020

If you’re going to a protest, you could be exposed to tear gas. Here's how to prepare, and what to do it it happens.

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44 Black Mental Health Support Resources for Anyone Who Needs Them

06/02/2020

Black mental health matters, and it’s suffering under the weight of life in this country. Here are Black mental health support resources if you need them.

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5 Ways White People Can Be Helpful Right Now

06/02/2020

It's imperative for white people to fight for racial justice. Here are a few things you can do to today and in the future.

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Protest Safety: How to Stay as Safe as Possible While You Protest

06/02/2020

Wondering about protest safety right now? Although many things are out of your control, here’s how you can best protect yourself while demonstrating.

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11 Books, Shows, Games, and More That Got Us Through May

05/31/2020

Entertainment is an important part of self-care. Here's what SELF editors read, watched, and played this month.

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10 Best Butt Workouts at Home That Will Light Your Glutes on Fire

05/30/2020

For the best butt workouts at home, you don't need to have a lot of equipment at your disposal. Try these routines to smoke every part of your glutes.

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23 Mental Health Books for Anyone Who’s Going Through It Right Now

05/29/2020

These self-help and mental health books will teach you skills and coping mechanisms you need during a tough time.

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15 Best Hair Oils For Every Hair Type in 2020

05/29/2020

We asked a few professional hairstylists about the best hair oils—from brands like Cantu, African Pride, and Olaplex—to keep hair healthy, shiny, and strong.

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Starting a Gratitude Practice: 4 Simple Ways to Do It

05/29/2020

Research shows that having a gratitude practice is good for us. Now seems like as good a time as any, right?

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Weight and COVID-19: What Does the Research Actually Tell Us?

05/29/2020

Just because there's an association between having a higher weight and severe COVID-19 symptoms doesn't mean we understand why.

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The Healing Powers of Gratitude

05/29/2020

Research suggests that gratitude might help us cope with stress and trauma better. Here’s a deeper look at the science of gratitude.

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Domestic Violence During Coronavirus Crisis: What to Do to Stay Safe

05/29/2020

If you’re experiencing domestic violence during the coronavirus crisis, these tips may help you stay safe whether you’re staying or leaving.

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15 Running Mask Options to Wear Outside During the Coronavirus Pandemic

05/29/2020

Wearing a running mask is vital to exercising outdoors safely during the coronavirus pandemic. These are the most comfortable options, chosen by runners.

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If You’re Living Alone During This Pandemic, Read This

05/29/2020

A writer shares the one thing she’s tired of hearing about living alone (and feeling lonely) during the coronavirus pandemic.

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15 Positive Affirmations That Seem Both Optimistic and Realistic

05/29/2020

We share 15 positive affirmations and expert insight on what makes positive affirmations most useful.

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Want to Start Meditating? Now Is the Perfect Time

05/29/2020

The time is ripe to start meditating. We’ve never had so much on our minds—and so many relevant teachings at our fingertips.

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