Please upgrade your browser for the best Refinery29 experience. Read more.

Sandy Can't Keep Us Down: Inspiring Tales From Storm-Center NYC

  1. Begin Slideshow
    oener

    238

    SHARES

    0 comments
    See All Slides

    There is a lot to be upset about right now as a New Yorker. You might be cold, your power might be out, you might be displaced, or, heck, you might simply be reading the paper. And to top it off, no one is feeling particularly Halloween-y, either. Might as well call the whole thing off.

    So, as a midday pick-me-up, we've rounded up some Sandy-related stories that aren't just doom and gloom. Sure, a few of these might feel a little superficial (though, others are downright inspiring), but it's just a reminder that, in the midst of disaster and upheaval, there is always hope and heroism...and Bill Cunningham, who just makes everything better.

    Photo: Dan Callister/Rex/Rex USA

    Begin Slideshow

MORE SLIDESHOWS

Fashion Week

A New, More Badass Way To Wear Lace This Spring

Sacai is quickly becoming one of the shows we look forward to most each season. It's one of those collections that not only looks good from every angle (and every seat in the Palais, where it shows), but also has something for everyone. Spring '15 is no different. Utilitarian dressers and bohemian enthusiasts alike will read

Movies & TV

RiRi Has Some Tall Heels To Fill: Our Favorite Bond Girls

To be a Bond Girl, one must radiate attitude, sex appeal, and grit disguised in glamour. Bong Girls are strong-willed, sexually independent women who come to personify the times. They are essentially Rihanna. News broke yesterday, September 29, that the "Umbrella" singer was slated to star in the forthcoming 007 film read