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  • Absolutely Everything Is on Sale at Sports Authority

    Before shutting off the lights for good, Sports Authority is clearing out the racks. The bankrupt retailer will launch it's huge liquidation sale tomorrow at all 460 stores nationwide. Literally everything inside will be on sale: shoes, apparel, gear, accessories — even the furniture and lighting…

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  • Alexander Wang Has a New Idea to Preserve the Mystery of His Collections

    Alexander Wang is hopping aboard the "see now, buy now" bandwagon for Resort 2017, but the approach he's taking is a little different from his New York Fashion Week contemporaries. In order to preserve a sense of immediacy for his consumers, Wang is flipping the practice: Instead of pushing up the…

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  • Going Platinum Blonde? Here's What to Buy

    According to my salon it’s one of the most-requested colors for the summer — especially after Taylor Swift, Kristen Stewart, and Jennifer Lawrence all went platinum to great effect in recent weeks. Do not let your new white blonde hair in the sun.

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  • Bra Chains Are a Summer Staple, Thanks to These Designers

    There is an undeniable appeal to the recent spate of bra chains that that have started popping up on some of our favorite celebrities and throughout our Instagram feeds. They're sexy like lingerie, but have the luxe look of jewelry; distinctly flashy, but delicate.

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  • Where to Shop in Austin, Texas

    Buried under its reputation for live music and food trucks, Austin quietly hosts some amazing independent shops. The Texas state capital's unsung shopping scene is as varied and adventurous as its reputation for music and food; blending high with low and vintage with modern for unexpected, but…

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  • Exclusive: Harry Styles’s World War II Movie Screenplay, According to One Direction Fans

    Since Christopher Nolan's World War II movie Dunkirk started filming earlier this month, One Direction fans have managed to sneak plenty of photos of Harry Styles on the set of his first film. What they haven't managed to uncover: the plot.

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  • Some Nordstrom Stores Have Stopped Selling Michael Kors Bags, According to Report

    Is Nordstrom souring on Michael Kors handbags? Nearly half of Nordstrom stores have reportedly stopped selling the brand's lower priced Michael handbags in May, according to MarketWatch. The info comes from analysts at financial services and investment firm Wedbush, who reached out to 112 handbag…

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  • Meet Frederik the Great, the Fabio of Horses

    Today in hair, a horse has a really nice head of it. How nice? Fabio nice. The majestic creature also has muscles just like Fabio and romance-novel-cover levels of drama like Fabio. This is a bizarrely handsome horse.

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  • Fashion Magazines Want to Be Bigger, Literally

    If you weren't paying $5.99 for Vogue’s mighty September issue last year, would you pay $9.99 for this year’s issue? The May issue is a physical inch wider than past issues, $1 more expensive on the newsstand, and select pages are printed on a heavier paper stock. The summer issues will shrink…

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  • Zayn Anoints Trend of Wearing Just One Yeezy Boost

    Over the weekend, Zayn went on a hike in Malibu with a group of people that did not include his girlfriend, model Gigi Hadid. Other things the hike did not include: two Yeezy Boosts. Things the hike did include: one Yeezy Boost.

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  • Rihanna’s Dior Sunglasses Collaboration Looks Like It’s From the Future

    Rihanna gets away with so many outfits that normal humans would never be able to wear, but lately she's been wearing sunglasses that look straight-up alien. The star, who pretty much put Dior's bridgeless So Real specs on the map in 2014, seems to be looking lightyears into the future for her new…

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  • Kenzo Is H&M’s Designer Collaboration of 2016

    H&M is teaming up with Kenzo for its next designer collaboration. The Swedish retailer posted a short video to its social media channels this morning to make the announcement:It’s official! The vibrant and playful @kenzo is H&M’s next designer collaboration. #KENZOxHM launches worldwide 3 November…

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  • What a Surprise Trip to T.J. Maxx Taught Me About Shopping

    Nancy* is one of my "fairy godmothers," as my mother calls her. Growing up I'd admire her outfits as she slid into synagogue, lowkey wearing Prada and Gucci. When I eventually becoming a fashion editor myself, Nancy was still the person I associated most with living, breathing designer style.

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  • Kylie Jenner's New Black Lip Kit Veers Dangerously Into Mall Goth Territory

    Maybe don't Google her right away, though, because all you really need to know is that she has a new line of very, very black metallic liquid lipstick. Last month, the beauty mogul — which, again, no need to Google — launched a "metallic" version of her existing matte and gloss Lip Kits. The new…

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  • Kate Middleton, Prince William, and More Royals Stepped Out for the Queen's Garden Party

    When the Queen throws a garden party, you arrive ready to garden and ready to party. For the annual outdoor fête on the terrace of Buckingham Palace, Will and Kate put on their second-most royal-looking clothes (the first being their wedding outfits), which involved fascinators, coat tails, and top…

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  • Need Supply Co.'s New In-House Line Has Your Cool-Girl Basics Covered

    Richmond-based lifestyle brand (and Racked 38 mainstay) Need Supply Co. just gave us one more reason to shop its well-curated online boutique. After 20 years of stocking cool labels from A.P.C. to Rachel Comey to Vans, the retailer has has launched its own line of basic men’s and women’s apparel.

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  • Why is Balenciaga Denying Its Vetements-ness?

    More Vetements, even, than Balenciaga's fall 2016 collection, the first designed by Vetements designer Demna Gvasalia, who was named creative director of the French house in October of last year. "As a whole, the collection was clear in antecedent and concise in effect," Vanessa Friedman wrote in…

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  • The Bachelorette 2016 Premiere: This Season's Suitors, Ranked by Their First Impression Gimmicks

    Twice, sometimes thrice per year, the world gets a Bachelor premiere — be it a new season of the original The Bachelor, its superior spinoff The Bachelorette, or its even more superior spinoff Bachelor In Paradise. Last night we were blessed with the second-best of these, and have now been…

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  • How to Wear Linen Without Looking Like A Sack

    Take a cue from Acne or Junya Watanabe and choose a bright color instead of the fabric's traditional neutrals. Ann Taylor and Tibi both turned usually slouchy linen into polished looks that will make warm weather office dressing extra easy. Pick up a loose-fitting linen jumpsuit or roomy dress…

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  • Watch Hayley Williams Demo goodDYEyoung at Racked's Studio

    The Paramore singer stopped by our office to show off her new line of hair dye products.

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