culture |

The New Rules Of Dating In The Digital Age

Despite all of the books, movies, columns, and studies that exist about dating, it's still, generally, a really confusing process. There's no formula for the "right" way to date, especially now that technology is a third wheel in establishing our romantic relationships…





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20 Fall Sneakers That Are Anything But Basic

New York Fashion Week is quickly approaching, and while we’re busy planning out our outfits for the occasion, there’s one thing we know: the only shoes we’ll be wearing all week long are sneakers. Long gone are the days of wearing heels while running from show to show—and we're grateful for it…

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Zara Rips Off Yet Another Designer

Fast fashion retailer Zara is under plagiarism fire yet again. Just last month, indie artist Tuesday Bassen made headlines after calling out the label for copying her pin designs (also, in part, due to Zara’s very poor response to her accusations)…




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Courtshop Is Reimagining The Classic Blue Jean

It's a sartorially universal fact: Denim is a tried and true basic that has withstood the test of time. I mean, almost every great closet was built on a killer blue jean, right? Well, forget what you thought you knew about denim—Courtshop is here to reinvent the staple…


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Eileen Myles' Poetry Album Is Sloppy, Sexy, And Overly Intimate

The 36 poems included in the new Eileen Myles poetry record, Aloha / irish trees, are either “new” or “pretty old,” as the linear notes inform us, with no in-between. It’s fitting that the poems on the record be this extreme combination, as it's something that exemplifies the idea of a poetry record itself: Though the concept of a poetry record was first introduced in the 1950s through Caedmon Records, the idea that someone in 2016 might want to create a vinyl record of poems feels somewhat novel…



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Check Out Instagram's First Ever "How-To" Series

Forget taking a fashion illustration class—Instagram is here to help teach all of us the skills we’ve always been dying to learn. In a weeklong series kicking off today, Instagram is launching their first ever “how-to” series, #FashionIllustrated, highlighting an illustrator each day from around the world…

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Kissing Is A Crime Unveils Its Debut Music Video

If Matthew Molnar hasn't influenced your taste in music over the years, you've truly been missing out. The New Jersey-bred, Brooklyn-based artist was formerly a member of Friends, the Samantha Urbani-fronted band that made indie rock gems that you most likely heard playing in Urban Outfitters during the late 2000s…

beauty |

Our Favorite Beauty Looks From The VMAs

Last night’s MTV Video Music Awards were definitely filled with some spectacular performances, note-worthy moments, and some out-of-this-world fashion. However, while we were obsessing over some of the outfits we saw strutting down the red carpet, we also spotted some of the coolest makeup looks that are certainly worth making note of…