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Whether you went the Gwyneth and Chris route with a "conscious uncoupling" or had an old-fashioned breakup, separating from your S.O. is a life-altering experience that can really make you want to shake things up. Why not start with a little retail therapy?
To help any singletons facing the after-hours scene anew, we've pulled together 26 closet essentials for going out. From little black dresses that'll refresh your collection to glitzy statement clutches that double as conversation starters, here’s everything you need to reflect that shiny, new relationship status in style. Now, it's about time you focused on your one and only — you!
UPDATE: Feeling the stay-inside vibe this weekend? This is all you need to pass the weekend by in a glorious TV trance. This story was originally published on January 12, 2013 (but we've added some new must-watch entries!).
We've been there. You've exhausted your Netflix queue, flipped through your entire spectrum of TV read
Hold on to your oil-absorbing wipes, folks: It's about to get real hot and sticky up in here. This time of the year, our cold-weather-related dry-skin woes seem like a distant memory as our foreheads turn into oil slicks and our skin reddens in the rising UV index. And, don't even get us started about our summertime foot read