Can't afford an off-the-rack Burberry bag or a checked runway trench coat? Most people (including us) can't, but that doesn't mean that owning a piece from one of your favorite heritage designers will never be in the stars. Consignment stores, vintage shops, and discount sites are ways to make a Burberry purchase happen...but among all the authentic merchandise, you have some fakes masquerading as real deals. Where's a Veritaserum when you need one?
It turns out that you don't need a psychic to figure out if that check is checked out. Watch Graham Wetzbarger, senior director of authentication and brand compliance from TheRealReal, on how to make sure your Burberry is legit.
Now that “ugly,” comfort-first shoes are the new normal (or, rather, the new normcore), we’ve been reintroduced to brands that haven't been in our wardrobe rotation for some time. While Birkenstocks and Tevas deserve plenty of cred, one of our favorite shops is making damn sure we don’t forget about one of the read
One year ago today, the Rana Plaza garment-factory building in Bangladesh collapsed into a pile of twisted metal and concrete, killing 1,100, and injuring around 2,500. By far the worst apparel accident in the world’s history, the gruesome collapse was shocking but not surprising to those familiar with how the fashion read
TV fans already know that Zosia Mamet has mad acting range. Girl can go from playing a quick-witted photo editor (who's very fond of Peggy) on Mad Men to an emoji-savvy millennial (and accidental crack-smoker) on Girls. And, as the new Talon lookbook demonstrates, Mamet can be equally versatile as a model.
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In our modern day, where dressing rooms are now virtual and shops can literally memorize your face in order to track how you're spending (or not spending) your money, it almost seems like a joke that some of the most recognized and profitable brands don't yet have an online store. You know the ones we're talking about — read