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  • How a Little-Known Black Pioneer Changed Fashion Forever

    Designer Ann Lowe stayed under-the-radar her entire life. Fashion designers have long rubbed elbows with the rich and famous. This is certainly true for Ann Cole Lowe, the first internationally-recognized African American fashion designer, who carved out a space for herself through talent alone…

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  • Bag Spotlight: The Common Knowledge

    The brand (still) making some of the best everyday bags. The Common Knowledge is an accessories brand that, simply put, makes really good bags. It’s been around for a minute — founder Zara Dramov launched the line in 2014 — and has received a steady stream of buzz over the past two-plus years.…

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  • It’s Time to Stop Sleeping on Mango

    Our favorite picks from the retailer you may have forgotten about. Fast fashion chains have been stepping up their game in 2016. And while it’s great to pick up on-trend pieces for a fraction of the designer takes, it’s not that great to be the third person in the office the Zara dress that…

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  • Ron Jeremy Is a Crocs Evangelist

    Ron Jeremy loves Crocs, and he’s not ashamed to admit it. People usually capture him wearing them at airports, although because he wears the shoes regularly, there are photos of him sporting Crocs at premieres, on red carpets, at the zoo, and even after he accidentally hit a pedestrian with his…

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  • What to Buy If You're a Pro Athlete With a Pile of Money to Set on Fire

    The most ridiculous clothes lots of money can buy. Famous athletes are rich, confident, and presumably surrounded by a group of Yes Men. It’s the kind of concoction you cooked up in middle school and dumped in a paper mache volcano. It’s the reason Cam Newton can’t stop showing up to the press…

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  • This Fragrance Called 'Money' Can't Be Real – Can It?

    On October 2nd, a members-only website called Touch of Modern will sell an apparently-10-year-old fragrance called Money.

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  • The At-Home Hair-Coloring Rules for Not Ruining Your Bathroom

    The problem, of course, with coloring your hair at home is that the dye has a terrible tendency to get everywhere and make a huge mess. Before you put on your gloves and start mixing up your color, remove and set aside items like hand towels, bath towels, bathrobes and fabric bath mats. Speaking…

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  • Honestly, Why Do Clutches Even Exist?

    It’s a truth that should be universally acknowledged that clutches are awful. You can toss a purse over your arm and carry an umbrella, a book, a bag of Goldfish™ (trust me it’s a great idea), and your iPhone in it. In some cases you can carry a small dog in a purse if it is a brief period during…

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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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  • 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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  • Meet the Richmond Fragrance Line Carried by Some of the Country’s Coolest Boutiques

    As a teacher in South Korea circa 2007, Kate Jennings befriended a young woman who taught her Korean phonetically. Ask any stylish woman from Richmond to name their favorite boutiques, and Na Nin will definitely be on the list. The venture started out as an Etsy shop in 2009, where Jennings, 31,…

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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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  • On the Ever-Sparklier Red Carpet, Galvan’s Simplicity Stands Out

    What do Gwyneth Paltrow and Kylie Jenner have in common? In addition to the obvious age difference (Paltrow is 43, Jenner 19), their personal styles and body types are practically polar opposites. Paltrow’s wardrobe leans polished and preppy, while Jenner’s is sexy and sporty.

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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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