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Ralph Lauren's New Fitting Room Tech Is Impressive

Shopping sure has come a long way since the days your mom would drop you and your BFF off at the mall for a listless afternoon of wandering around. Newly unveiled interactive dressing rooms at Polo Ra...
By Renata Certo-Ware

7 Things 'Zoolander 2' Got So Right About Fashion

When it first came out nearly fifteen years ago, the movie Zoolander, a seemingly irreverent comedy, perfectly satirized the fashion industry — a world that quite notoriously takes itself very serious...
By Renata Certo-Ware

Instagram Just Got Hauter With Alber Elbaz

Instagram and fashion are already inextricably entwined — seriously, every designer, blogger, editor, and model has already mastered the 'gram. But the social media app just got a whole lot chicer. Fa...
By Renata Certo-Ware

Pamela Love's Jean Designs Are So Pamela Love

Pamela Love's statement-making pieces are the crown jewel in every fashion-lover's jewelry box, and now, fans of her boldly boho aesthetic, can rock denim from the CFDA Award Winning designer. Love's ...
By Renata Certo-Ware

Vlogger Tanya Burr Landed Her First Major Cover

To think, there was once a time when bloggers were considered industry outsiders. Now, as some top bloggers are commanding major influence, pulling in annual revenues in the millions of dollars, and d...
By Renata Certo-Ware

The New VS Angels Have Totally Earned Their Wings

Fashion Week may be a big deal to industry insiders, but there's one annual fashion show that nearly everyone in the country is planning to DVR, and it involves undies, feathers, and a multi-million d...
By Renata Certo-Ware

The Best Celeb H&M x Balmain Instagrams

Designer collaborations are exciting in their own right, but this latest one is basically the equivalent of a supernova. Photos of celebrities wearing H&M x Balmain are all over Instagram, and sty...
By Renata Certo-Ware

The Craziest Catwalks In Recent Fashion History

Being a fashion model is not easy. Sure, you get to wear expensive clothes, travel the world, and you never have to do your own hair and makeup, but sometimes you have to do the craziest things, like ...
By Renata Certo-Ware

Yeezy Season 1 Prices Will Give You Sticker Shock

You, like me, might have a special affinity for sweatpants — the more distressed and worn in, the better. Hey, it's practically a uniform requirement for writers! But while Yeezy's clothing collection...
By Renata Certo-Ware

7 Last-Minute Makeup Tricks For A Witchy Look

Luckily, when you need to do anything from scare your friends at an All Hallow's Eve Party to pop a dislocated shoulder back into place (don't ask), there's an online video for it, so there is no shor...
By Renata Certo-Ware

Chanel's Next Stop Will Be Pretty Epic

Looks like that elaborate "Chanel Airlines" set at Paris Fashion Week was foreshadowing some major news for the label. Two of my bucket list items — a certain Caribbean island nation and a certain Fre...
By Renata Certo-Ware

Olivia Culpo Wears Racy Revolve Dress

As a former Miss Universe, this woman is no stranger to uber-glam, sequined ball gowns. But on Thursday, Olivia Culpo walked the catwalk for Revolve's Stand Up To Cancer charity fashion show in Los An...
By Renata Certo-Ware

This Is Apple Watch's Most Stylish Commercial Yet

Ever wonder how many chic, nineties-inspired outfits you can fit into a fifteen second spot? In the latest Apple Watch commercial, Chloe Sevigny rocks eight — yes eight — totally stylish looks, provin...
By Renata Certo-Ware

This 'Back To The Future' Sneaker Ties Itself

Remember the days when Velcro was the coolest thing to hit the sneaker industry? Well, with the shoes from Back To The Future may soon become a reality thanks to Nike releasing self-tying sneakers. Yo...
By Renata Certo-Ware

Easy Halloween Makeup Ideas For Glasses-Wearers

When I was younger, I would have loved nothing more than to "accidentally" lose my decidedly uncool glasses, but these days, with no shortage of cute options for frames (what's up, giant red bedazzled...
By Renata Certo-Ware

Kendall Jenner-Inspired Halloween Costume Ideas

There are about 364 days of the year that I wish I dressed like Kendall Jenner, and now that she's doing even more super-stylized runway work, I can round that number out with a chic, Kendall Jenner-i...
By Renata Certo-Ware

This New Underwear Line Is Revolutionary

When it comes to underwear, comfort trumps everything. No one understands this better than Peregrine Honig, the artist behind All Is Fair In Love And Wear, a line of "middlewear" designed specifically...
By Renata Certo-Ware

Rodarte You Can Afford Is On Its Way

When you think of the fashion label Rodarte, you probably first think high fashion — the label once offered up a $21,000 mermaid gown — but luckily, Kate & Laura Mulleavy, the designers behind the...
By Renata Certo-Ware

9 Gems From DVF's Man Repeller Interview

Leandra Medine has the best job. In a video segment called "The Chatroom," the Man Repeller founder interviews Diane von Furstenberg, who speaks almost exclusively in idioms and adorably calls Millenn...
By Renata Certo-Ware

Kanye West's Thoughts On Fashion Are Kinda Cray

Well, it looks like this normally shy rapper is finally coming out of his shell a little. Just kidding, guys: Kim K's husband will likely always have a lot to say about (basically) ever...
By Renata Certo-Ware