When an established brand introduces denim to its line, let's just say it's a ballsy move. Denim critics (a.k.a. every single one of us) tend to be meticulous in their evaluations — even though, most of the time, they're unsure of what it is they want. So, when hearing that Velvet was branching out into jeans, we needed more than just a lookbook to be convinced. Sure, Victoria's Secret Angel and longtime Velvet model Lily Aldridge wears the collection well — but what doesn't she?
Then, we tested out a pair for ourselves and got the picture. These jeans fit well. Very well. Plus, they're wildly soft without falling into the dark abyss of structureless jeggings. Consisting of three styles — a skinny, a tapered boyfriend, and a tuxedo — the range sticks to basic, timeless washes in blues, blacks, and white. Click through and help us decide which we need before we buy one of each.
almost spring, it's still freezing,
and everything's horrible. Well, not really — but maybe more than ever this year,
March's planets are calling for some rest and relaxation before we
kick into high gear for spring. What better way is there to heed their call than by
curling up with a good book? Here's
Take a second and imagine how awesome a Keith Haring robot would look over your couch, or a playful Curtis Kulig pillow thrown on your bed. Even just one piece of contemporary art can change your apartment's vibe in seconds, and finally, with the accessibility of online shops like Art Markit, you don't have to spend a read