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While the name alone conjures up gory images, oxblood is not a Halloween thing — it’s the hottest color trend of the season (meet exhibit A, and exhibit B). Though the name would suggest that we're talking about oxen, it's actually short for "oxygenated blood," the color when blood is exposed to air and turns a deep, dark red.
Now, oxblood has saturated everything from tops and jackets to dresses and pants, assuring that this sultry, purplish-reddish-brownish hue will quickly become your new favorite neutral. Click through to see our favorite plus-size picks!
By Lindsey Robertson
If you feel like smiling, or even being remotely happy today — you're in the right place. Ahead are the cutest staring contests of all time. Seriously, just try not to crack a smile.
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The trenchcoat originated as outerwear made for army officers in WWI (hence, trenches), but its sartorial prowess was so obvious that it quickly became a fashion staple. Those D-rings, deep pockets, and back flaps might have had practical uses for leading troops, but various style communities including punks, preps, read