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  • Six of Fall’s Biggest Boot Trends

    And how to shop them on any budget. They key to fall shopping (without getting insanely overwhelmed) is to get your basics right first. We’ve already covered denim; now, let’s knock out boots. Looking for the perfect pair is particularly exciting this season, because there are so many options when…

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  • The Ultimate Guide to Shopping in Richmond

    The indie boutiques and brands that make Richmond’s retail scene unique. Just large enough to have a stellar art and culture scene and just small enough that the cost of living is low, Richmond is a hotbed for small, independent artists and designers, from jewelry makers to ceramicists to knife…

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  • How Need Supply Co. Went from a Tiny, Local Shop to a Fashion Brand With a Global Following

    Richmond, Virginia’s fashion and retail scene is on the up and up. Richmond was home to a just a handful of locally-owned fashion boutiques. One of the best of them then, as it is now, was Need Supply Co., a brand that’s grown from small local gem into an international player in the fashion…

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  • The Best Boutiques to Shop in Richmond, Virginia

    Along with its robust art, dining, and culture offerings, Virginia's capital has a lot happening lately retail-wise. A slew of vintage stores, indie boutiques, and clothing labels have cropped up over the last few years, augmenting a scene that already featured favorite shops like Need Supply Co.

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  • Vintage Shopping Tips From Richmond’s Rosewood Clothing Co.

    Shop owner and vintage pro Ashley Carruthers shares her best advice. A visit to Ashley Carruthers’ downtown Richmond vintage store Rosewood Clothing Co. is like an appointment with a personal shopper: Walk in and start looking around, and within minutes she’ll have pulled something from the rack…

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  • Model Ohwawa Tells Us Her Style Secrets

    Meet Destiny "Ohwawa" Owusu, one of our favorite influencers.

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  • Do We Have to Buy Inner Peace With Our Outer Beauty?

    This is just a fraction of what’s actually available at the Vitality Bar, a New Age-y addition in Naturopathica’s new Chelsea flagship.

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  • Where Can I Find: Affordable Chelsea Boots I Can Feel Good About Buying?

    The really, really nice ones are so expensive (Alexander Wang, etc etc). The closest thing I can find that look awesome are these Zara ones — they’re beautiful and I’ll probably buy them... but there HAS TO BE something out there that I can buy that won't break the bank (Wang) or won’t make me…

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  • Cat Eye Products For Any Idiot

    You ever looked at a cat and thought, 'I want your eyes?'

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  • #OurVoteCounts: Racked's Pledge to Help Register 100,000 Female Voters

    Here’s how to make your voice heard. According to the Center for American Women and Politics, about 64 percent of women eligible to vote went to the polls in the last presidential election; for women ages 18-24, the number was just 45 percent. Those numbers aren’t nearly high enough in any…

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  • Real New Yorkers on the Really Weird World of Fashion Week

    These non-fashion folks tell us the truth about New York Fashion Week

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  • The Most Essential Online Menswear Shops

    Mr Porter: Mr Porter is an indispensable shopping site, and its stock of expensive labels like Prada, Gucci, Tom Ford, Raf Simons, and Balenciaga is second to none. Shirts, trousers, tees, and sweatshirts from brands like Comme des Garçons, Dries Van Noten, Acne, and Issey Miyake are treated with…

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  • A Yeezy Boost Story With a Happy Ending

    My two year battle with Adidas and Kanye West has finally come to a close and left me the supreme victor. The earliest known record of me attempting to get Yeezys comes from 2014, where it appears I was mad that someone who barely used Twitter won them. No big deal, I only tweeted about Adidas…

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  • Where to Shop for a Leather Jacket

    Plus, four different ways to wear them. The leather jacket is a true outerwear problem solver: it can be worn over a dress to transition into cooler months, or thrown over a T-shirt or thin sweater to pair with jeans for when it’s truly fall. Shop the best ones that are in stores now here, with a…

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  • Where Does French Fashion Go after Haute Couture?

    Until October 15th, Le Bon Marché in Paris — the world’s oldest department store, founded in 1852 — is showcasing one hundred artisanal Paris-based clothing, jewelry, beauty, and stationery labels. Curated by Le Bon Marché’s style director, Jennifer Cullvier, and complemented by Christine…

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  • The Presumptions of ‘Boyfriend’ Clothes

    People like to trace women in menswear to Coco Chanel’s semi-androgynous style, but women had been wearing men’s clothes and incorporating menswear into their personal style since long before Chanel’s crisp white shirts and neat suits. Sarah Bernhardt, a nineteenth century actress whose…

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  • The Ultimate Denim Shopping Guide

    Finding the right jeans can take a few tries, and often requires sifting through several different stores, brands, and styles to find the right pair - which is why, for our annual denim guide, we put together several different stories.Below is everything you need to know to shop for jeans this…

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