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Yahoo's Tumblr Buy Out Has Us Tumbling Over!
This past week, news had been swirling over whether Yahoo and Tumblr were in talks for a buyout, and now it's officially confirmed that the Web giant has indeed claimed the much-beloved blogging site. Our go-to destination for hilarious GIFs, like Whilst In S.F., has pocketed a cool $1.1 billion in… Read More
Nail Artists Of The World, Bring...It...On!
Oh, wait. What? You haven't entered our Nail Art Nation open-call contest yet? Um, why not? See, if you love nail art as much as we do, this is the challenge (and opportunity) for you. Working with our friends at Revlon, we're searching high and low for the best nail artists to star in a new video… Read More
Estée Lauder Launches First New Fragrance In 10 Years & It's A Doozy
In the beauty world, there are some hard and fast rules that are generally considered non-negotiable — bright lipstick and heavy eye makeup are usually not a good combination, washing your face at night is a must for perfect skin, BB creams will eventually take over the world. But, this fall, Est… Read More
11 Industry Superstars Every Vintage Lover Should Know
It's no secret that we're huge fans of vintage here at Refinery29. In fact, we've been spending more and more time searching out the best and brightest experts and vendors for our new shoppable Vintage Across America series. And we certainly didn't come up short. Turns out, from eBay to Etsy to the… Read More
Rihanna Sues Topshop, But It MAY Not Be In The Wrong
There was a time when Rihanna seemed to be buddy-buddy with U.K. retailer Topshop, but at the moment, the friendship has been put on ice. The singer is currently suing the brand for using a picture of her face on a T-shirt without her consent. However, as WWD claims today, the lawsuit is a bit more tricky… Read More
9 Sexy, New Ways To Shake Up Your Summer Beauty Routine
Summer is the season for natural beauty — hair is tousled and eyes are bright from that happiness booster we like to call sunshine. Now, we love lazy easy looks as much as the next girl, but some days just call for a shake-up in the makeup routine. To help us hone in on this season's most unexpected… Read More
A Lovely Handbag Designer Shows Us Around Her Polished Nob Hill Casa
We're on a never-ending quest to discover immaculate accessories off all shapes and sizes, and of course, add 'em to our stash. So, when we spotted local line Isly's colorful, textile-driven handbags on gal-about-town Sobia Shaikh, you better believe it was love at first...clutch. Because, not only… Read More
15 Sunglasses Perfect For YOUR Face
Sure, you've tried channeling Lennon in precise, round specs or creating Top Gun-worthy moments in classic aviators, but odds are good that those looks didn't quite work out. Because your favorite pair of sunnies should complement, not completely cover or cut into, your visage, we went right to the experts… Read More
Guess Which Major Brit Designer Is Heading To Matches Fashion?
Brit designer Richard Nicoll has designed a 13-piece collection exclusively for Matches Fashion. The designer is known and loved for his minimalist aesthetic and Savile Row tailoring, and the collection is the embodiment of this. The two-tone leather skirts, bomber jackets, and oversize shirtlets… Read More
The 10 Most Eligible Bachelors In Chicago, Courtesy Of OkCupid!
We're not gonna sugarcoat it: Dating these days is hard. Between the cringe-worthy bar scene and the awkward first dates, the stress of finding Mr. Right is enough to send us straight to our beds, Ben & Jerry's in hand. To give you a leg up in the romance department, we've spent hours trolling… Read More
Designers Coco and Breezy On The Clubby Origins Of Their First Big Break
Corianna "Coco" and Brianna "Breezy" Dotson, Eyewear Designers, Coco & Breezy Even in a darkened club, it's hard to miss the striking, stylish 22-year-old twins from Apple Valley, MN, Coco and Breezy. Their careers are just as stunning. In three years, they've gone from NYC newbies to star eyewear… Read More
15 Crossbody Bags You Won't Believe You Lived Without — Until Now
Remember high school algebra, when everything was complicated until you found the right formula — and then it all just worked? That's what it's like when you add a crossbody bag to your repertoire. Suddenly, your hands are free, your stuff is safe — and you look pretty darn cute. To prove our loyalty… Read More
Studio Stalker: Inside Erica Weiner's Crafty-Cool LES Work Space
Maybe it's because she got in on the vintage craze at precisely the right moment. Maybe it's because every Erica Weiner piece is handcrafted and locally made. Or maybe it's just because her jewels are downright fierce. Whatever the reason, the fact is that NYC girls obsess over Erica Weiner…and we… Read More