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Some offices have a strict "no crazy hair and makeup" rule, when it comes to dress code and professionalism. Refinery29 is not one of those places. Basically, if it's awesome, you'll see us wearing it, no matter if it's a peculiar new lip color or a braid that only hand acrobats can achieve. That said, we're real gals, too, with real limitations, and while you'll hear us oohing the elaborate looks on the runway, you won't see us personally replicating them with the help of our (nonexistent) hair and makeup team. So, amped up on the cool looks we've seen during Fashion Month, we're divulging our own beauty dos and don'ts — the rules that we're living by this season. Read through for the R29-approved look laws, and add your own in the comments — we want to know what you're into!
It’s Fashion Theory 101: Even though there’s been little to indicate that hem lengths have anything to do with the economy, it’s a connection that people point to as evidence that fashion and society are innately connected. When times are good, skirts get shorter; during hard times, lengths get lengthier (never mind read
Shoes. Let's get some shoes. No, seriously. We pretty much want everything we spotted on the streets of NYC during Fashion Week. Shoes can make or break an outfit. And, that's why, this season more than ever, showgoers brought their A game in the footwear department.
Normcore invaded the street style scene this year, read