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!
We haven’t met a designer collaboration we didn’t like. So, ever since we first glimpsed Aldo Rise’s partnership with London-based Ostwald Helgason last Fashion Week, we’ve been eagerly awaiting the moment we can finally get our mits on the goods from the duo’s dive into the handbag-and-footwear realm. Well, the read
We’ll never stop shopping at our favorite big-box stores. But, sometimes, it’s those smaller, hidden gems that feel infinitely more special. Combine that under-the-radar quality with an ethically sustainable business, and you have South Carolina-based Proud Mary — an e-boutique that works exclusively with artisans read