• Style
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    An Oral History of the World’s Most Instagrammable Straw Hat

    When you’re at the beach, do you really need to tell people you’re “Out of Office?” Like Halo Top and Glossier before it, this summer the Out of Office straw hat has stalked me across the internet. Ask any woman currently sitting in a Dry Bar and trust me, she’ll have an opinion on the […]

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    Labor Day 2017 Sales Are Already Up and Running

    While we’ve technically got until the solstice to call it “summer,” Labor Day weekend is widely observed as your last unofficial chance for getting in that picnic, barbecue, or beach trip before September really gets underway. But it’s also good for something else — namely, sweet deals. Pretty much every major retailer gets in on […]

  • Beauty
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    Everything in Sephora’s Weekly Wow Deal Is Under $30

    Get these six products for half-off… until they sell out. There is finally another reason to love Thursday aside from its proximity to Friday — and you can thank Sephora for that. The beauty megastore just introduced Weekly Wow: an exclusive week-long sale announced every Thursday. After the first two, you can expect hefty half-off […]

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    Krysten Ritter May Knit Some Stuff for ‘Jessica Jones’ Season 2

    And unlike her character, she loves a good stiletto. As the tough-as-nails superhero Jessica Jones in Netflix’s Marvel universe, Krysten Ritter wears basically the same outfit in every scene. But while the actress and her character share a love of leather jackets, worn-in jeans, and moto boots, Ritter’s got a softer side — a fact […]

  • Beauty
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    Sephora’s Latest Weekly Wow Deal Is Even Better Than the First One

    Get these seven products for half-off… until they sell out. There is finally another reason to love Thursday aside from its proximity to Friday — and you can thank Sephora for that. The beauty megastore just introduced Weekly Wow: an exclusive week-long sale announced every Thursday. Its debut round — offering 50% off five of […]

  • Fashion
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    The Best Lingerie Boutiques to Shop Online

    Lingerie shopping doesn’t have to be a hellish experience, with high school girls pushing push-up bras at the mall or lifer department store saleswomen with measuring tapes and dated taste. No, not when we have the internet, which is full of ways to find your perfect fit, both physically and stylistically. Here we’ve rounded up […]

  • Beauty
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    Sorry, Cleopatra Didn’t Wear Nail Polish to Feel Powerful

    The modern manicure is relatively new, but people have been buffing and coloring their nails for millennia. Next time you’re absent-mindedly picking your polish colors, selecting the design for your next nail-art masterpiece, or trying to awkwardly read your text messages in the middle of your manicure, remember: You’re in good company. Nails have been […]

  • Beauty
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    This Neutral Pink Polish Is My Go-To Shade

    I own three bottles of it, just in case I lose one. It takes me a long time — if ever — to finish a bottle of nail polish, and I considered it to be something of an urban legend until I found my one consistent go-to color: Revlon’s Colorstay Gel Envy in the shade […]

  • Beauty
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    Mineral Sunscreens That Actually Work

    Beach-tested in Hawaii, where “chemical” sunscreens containing oxybenzones may soon be banned. When I was in my teens, I used to lie out in the yard as soon as it was warm enough to don a bikini, rotating myself with military-like precision to ensure an even roasting. These days, as I’ve gotten older, “sun’s out, […]