29 Of Fashion's Biggest Mysteries, Solved!

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    Update: Maybe we're not Sherlock, but that doesn't mean we can't solve a few fashion mysteries. Revisit this story, originally published on March 19, 2012, that finally provides answers to the questions weighing on our minds.

    In honor of Mercury being in retrograde, we've dedicated this morning to tying up some loose ends — and that means answering the burning fashion questions you've harbored since forever, but for some reason or other, have forgotten to look up.

    For all those times you paused to wonder if pony hair is actually made from ponies or what the heck Prorsum means anyway, but couldn't snag a consultation with the ol' WWW, we're here to help. So, click through, learn something, and get the answers to all those lingering fashion questions that have been bothering you.
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