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We here at Refinery29 believe that good style doesn't just involve what you put on your body. Good style pervades every fiber of your being and seeps into the environments you inhabit and call home. From the interiors we decorate to the closets we organize, to the ways in which we build our skyscrapers and manufacture our cars, design is everywhere all the time.
Architectural Digest, Dwell, and Wired are the Vogue magazines of design. They are not the be-all-end-all of design, though. There's a countless number of indie, lesser known, but equally (if not more) informative outlets out there that go under the radar because the big guys hog the spotlight. These are the secret weapons designers use to keep their creative juices flowing. We've rounded up the 10 you absolutely need to know right now.
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When we approach the middle of winter, we tend to fall into a style rut: The novelty of piling on layers has worn off, and the first three sweaters at the top of our stack become the only three sweaters we wear. But, #becausewinter isn't an excuse for our outfits to fall flat. So, instead of grabbing that solid read
Decoding primers is tricky business. There are formulas for our hair, faces, lashes, lips, and eyelids — plus, options that illuminate, condition, hydrate, and more. They promise to provide smoother canvases for pretty much anything you put on your hair or face. But, do they actually help create more finished looks or read