February 23, 2021

Month: February 2021

At New York Fashion Week, Footwear Hangs On

The state of fashion may seem a bit dreary these days, but New York Fashion Week launched its mostly-virtual showings with a somewhat surprising — and much needed — spring in its step, almost quite literally.

Of the first handful of brands to show during the week (which officially runs from February 18, though many of the usual names are showing beyond the calendar), many — including Ulla Johnson and Zero + Maria Cornejo — offered a kind of wardrobe that suggested an easing back into public life come fall.

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Influencer, Designer, And CEO Shea Marie Talks Building A Brand And Creating Her Biggest Sales Year Yet

Shea Marie’s Same swimwear is handmade in Los Angeles and crafted from the highest quality Italian fabrics, with a fabulous design you can wear in and out of the water. Marie has traveled the world as an influencer and stylist, but always remains in touch with her California roots. She set out to create a line of swimwear that was versatile and chic — something to be respected as not only swimwear, but ready-to-wear fashion, too. With 1.3 million followers on Instagram, her background as an influencer has given her an incredible platform to share her beautiful designs. But

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What Fashion History Says About A Vice Presidential ‘Vogue’ Controversy : NPR

NPR’s Audie Cornish talks with Richard Thompson Ford, author of the book Dress Codes: How The Laws Of Fashion Made History.



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Remember a few weeks back, when the vice president-elect appeared on the cover of Vogue? A controversy erupted over which pictures the magazine chose for the cover shot. For the online version, a picture of Kamala Harris in this sleek, sophisticated blue suit, a look befitting the first woman and woman of color to be vice president. For the hard copy, a picture of a more casual Harris – black pants, brown blazer, her signature

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Rush Limbaugh called feminists feminazis. Women learned not to care what he thought.

To Limbaugh, this made Fluke a “feminazi.” That moniker was his calling card — and, to the extent that it was used to short-circuit any real discussion of feminism in millions of American households, it is now part of his legacy.

The man died on Wednesday at the age of 70, leaving behind an army of listeners, thousands of hours of content, and a diabolical eight-letter portmanteau.

“Feminazi” took the concept of women’s rights, and the concept of the most murderous, evil political philosophy of the 20th century, and lashed them together. It put advocating for gender equality on the

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Fashion Week Fall 2021 Street Style: The Best Plus-SIze Outfits

Out of all the things we miss about life before the pandemic, getting dressed-dressed falls somewhere in our top five. Remember commuting to work in non-stretchy pants? Taking risks with cutouts and deep-V necklines? Slipping on a pair of heels (then ultimately slipping them off an hour later, because, ouch)? Sigh. Those were the days — but, we’re confident they’ll be back.

Until then, we can daydream about our future wardrobes by looking at all the fun designs coming down the (mostly virtual) Fall 2021 runways at New York Fashion Week. And, if you’re missing the usual street

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KITS Reviews – Legit Designer Eyeglass Brand Frames to Try?

The Kits is a provider of high-quality eyewear, including glasses, shades, and contact lenses. The firm prides itself on only selling stylish frames and of an extremely durable nature. Also, as per the official company website, for a limited time period, customers who place their orders online will be given their first pair of glasses absolutely free of cost. That being said, customers will still need to cover any shipping and handling charges associated with the eyewear delivery.

It is no secret that every individual needs a pair of eyeglasses at some point or the other in their lives.

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8 affordable ways to style spring’s newest fashion trends

Last spring, we put our jeans in the backs of our closets and broke out our comfiest pairs of sweatpants in the name of working from home. As spring draws closer, we might be more willing to start investing in our looks once more for a seasonal wardrobe refresh.

After a year of loungewear, it might be hard to gauge what direction fashion will be taking in just a few months. Luckily Eva Chen, head of fashion partnerships at Instagram, joined the 3rd Hour of TODAY to share all of the trends that should be on your radar this

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WNCC’s production of ‘Night Witches’ resonates with local individuals | Lifestyle & Youth

Mintowt-Czyz also collaborated with other members of the WNCC community to make the play as realistic and authentic as possible. She worked with WNCC’s aviation maintenance program in Sidney to bring in a real plane for the set, and WNCC visual arts instructor Yelena Khanevskaya, who was born in Russia, worked with the cast to develop language skills and dialect.

“I have been truly inspired by their commitment to this piece and their respect for the history of it,” Mintowt-Czyz said. “Many of these women are playing real women, and have brought the characters to life in a really extraordinary

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TikTok fashion trend inspired by ‘Bridgerton’ brings historical subcultures to mainstream

Netflix’s hit series “Bridgerton” has inspired TikTok fashionistas.

The fictional period drama produced by award-winning screenwriter Shonda Rhymes and her new production company Shondaland, has been a top-streaming show since its Christmas Day debut. And now the series has given life to a fashion subculture known as “regencycore.”

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Named after the Regency era the “Bridgerton” show and novels are based on, regencycore takes inspiration from the historical fashion that was popular in Great Britain and Ireland in the early 1800s. The time period was heavily influenced by classical Greco-Roman

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