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5 Unconventional Fabrics To Add To Your Closet ASAP

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    Don't get us wrong. Nothing can really replace pure wools, silks, and cottons, but from what we've observed, a cache of new textiles are quickly becoming just as commonplace as our old standbys. Designers have turned their attention toward new, hi-tech fabrics such as neoprene, casein, lurex, silicone, and tencel. Sounds fancy, sure, but what the heck does that really mean?

    Instead of head scratching in the fitting room, we've asked a textile expert who helped us translate the jargon. Ahead, we're introducing you to five fabrics that are making beautiful garments more wearable, sustainable, and some, more affordable than ever.

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How To Layer Without Looking Bulky

Autumn is near, friends — it's near! Just the thought of being able to wear layers upon layers warms my heart (and my extremities). If you're curvy or plus, you might think the multi-tiered look is impossible to pull off without adding bulk, but with the right shapes and proportions, it's really the key to transitional read


The New Normcore, According To Rihanna

When any other celebrity dresses like a normal person, it's really no big deal. In Rihanna’s case, it's headline-worthy stuff. We are, after all, talking about she of that dress — the same woman who's been spotted in a head-to-toe knit getup and not-yet-released Alexander Wang x H&M in recent weeks. Normcore isn't read