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This insanely charming, 377-square-foot one-bedroom apartment in Gothenburg, Sweden, feels much larger than it actually is, thanks to some clever decorating solutions. With a lofted bed, a mounted bike rack, and even a washing machine, this mini-apartment has an impressive amount of space. read
Some of our favorite products are from lesser-known brands, but as the market grows, it gets harder to sift out the good from the great. This month, New York City hosted its first-ever Indie Beauty Expo to help consumers do just that. "When I started my skin-care business, I was frustrated by the lack of true beauty read
Lightweight beach reads are too often labeled as fluff. Although, as you search for the perfect book to toss into your tote this weekend, just remember that the good reads don't have to weigh you down. That's what your industrial size bottle of sunscreen is for. Whether you're into graphic novels or essays, strictly read
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
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