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Making the transition from finance to fashion means knowing both business and style inside and out. For former hedge-fund executive and Vbeauté founder Julie Macklowe, this multi-disciplinary prowess proved no problem. Not only has Macklowe proved she can rule male-centric, cutthroat Wall Street, but after leaving the money world, she converted her experience into a tightly curated beauty company that is now on the must-try lists of bloggers and bosses alike.
Photographed by Mark Iantosca
When someone from the event-design world gets married, we pour ourselves a fancy cocktail and prepare to have a little swooning session while going through every image and detail. Of course, when the photos are by Jose Villa and the wedding is Cortnie's — she's the talented planner and stylist behind Canvas and read
Lingerie doesn’t start and stop with bras and panties, despite what the contents of your underwear drawer may suggest. Since yours is probably already stocked to the brim with everyday basics, it's time to add diversity to your selection with eight extra-sexy essentials — like bodysuits, window briefs, and suspender read