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Last week at the Refinery29 offices, I moderated a conversation between a group of queer voices about fashion’s evolving relationship with gender. Through fashion, an infinity of genders can be stated and subverted. At times, the tension between seen and unseen feels sexy; but in many cases, the pressure to conceal and read
Autumn is nigh and the time to start swapping out your summer styles for cozier, cold-weather options is almost upon us. It seems every time the weather changes, it's also another chance for folks to change their hair — and cutting bangs is always a popular option. In fact, fringe is trending majorly this season (yet read
You know to suspend disbelief when watching certain movies and TV shows about young and beautiful characters living in the big city. There's no way that recent college grad could swing that fancy apartment, but it's more fun watching her entertain her gorgeous friends in a huge loft than a cramped, windowless, read
While every bride would love to think that she’ll singlehandedly plan the most flawless nuptials to date, the reality is that most times, something goes amiss. Ironically, sometimes those mishaps occur precisely because you’re so focused on having the perfect day. Just take it from these wedding planners: They've read
My mother is an adventurous dresser — but she hasn’t always been. When she moved to the heartland of America in the late ‘80s from China, her otherness was only highlighted by the blonde, bronzed women around her. She got rid of her prim dresses and the quirky accessories she used to collect in the underground flea read