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As we approached this monumental day — the official relaunch of Refinery29 — we've been thinking a lot about our history. We're always focused on how we can keep getting bigger and better, but it's important to remember where you came from, too. While the early days of R29 may not look familiar to all of today's readers, the site's first iterations hold a special place in our hearts.
All that reminiscing got us thinking about makeovers, and what it takes to truly turn over a new leaf. Whether you're moving to a new city, overcoming a bad breakup, or just really getting into the back-to-school vibe, the makeover itch strikes everyone at one point or another — even our favorite A-listers. Sometimes they're going goth, sometimes they're going blonde, but the celeb makeover is almost as old as Hollywood itself. So, to celebrate all things fresh and new, we're taking a look back at our favorite A-list overhauls. Click through to check out vintage gems like Gwyneth Paltrow, and find out why we're digging on hot Hollywood mamas.
Summer isn't the only time of year for wearing those trusty throw-on-and-go dresses. We find that the artfully lazy one-piece outfit is a seasonless treasure. And, crisp autumn weather just cues the hunt for a new version of the wardrobe staple: one that helps bring boots back into rotation, pairs well with tights, and read
Beauty products. Fashion. Cuisine. Don't the French always seem to do everything better? And, while we may not have a one-way ticket to the City of Lights at our disposal, there's no denying we can all use a little dose of la vie Parisienne — be it a dozen macarons or the latest issue of Vogue Paris — every now and read