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

Saved! Access Favorites in your account profile. Removed from my favorites

Ready For Sandy? Prep With These Essentials For Hunkering Down

  1. Begin
    hm-bootsmain

    50

    SHARES

    comments
    See All Slides

    By now, you've probably stocked up on bottled water, batteries, and TP — and in typical D.C. style, your local grocery store is probably looking a little post-apocalyptic at this point. Not to worry: Our shopping list goes beyond the basics, extending to those little luxuries you need to pass the time in complete comfort.

    Even better? You can pick up every last one of these must-have items right here in town. Whether Sandy packs a wet wallop or something much worse, you'll want to feel cozy, healthy, and prepared — click through to see what made our Mother Nature-approved packing list.

    Market research by

    Begin Slideshow

MORE SLIDESHOWS

Art & Books

30 Books By Women To Read During Women’s History Month

Let’s be real: You should be reading books, and books by women, every month of the year. But, since March is Women’s History Month, you have a built-in excuse to check out a few titles by some of our greatest female writers. That women have contributed just as much to our literary culture as men doesn't even need to be read

Shopping

Art Deco-Inspired Jewels To Love Forever

Art Deco jewelry is unlike anything that came before it in history — loud, geometric, and forward. "A heady, celebratory air flowed through Europe and America after the end of the first World War," explains Doyle & Doyle founder Elizabeth Doyle. "Artists [of all kinds] strove to create a new vocabulary of design, read