• 6 Ssense Sale Shopping Tips and What to Buy
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    6 Ssense Sale Shopping Tips and What to Buy

    Photo-Illustration: by The Cut; Photos: Ssense As fashion enthusiasts, the Ssense sale also becomes our whole personality each time it rolls around. I mean, how can it not when there are very few places or times that coveted Margiela Tabi boots are almost half off? The Montreal e-retailer is known and loved for carrying a number of luxury brands, like Gucci, and tons of up-and-coming and under-the-radar designers, like Elena Velez. Where else could you buy both these Avavav feet boots and these Nike slides at the same time and on sale? In short, we love a good opportunity to shop the most niche pieces, the things that will make…

  • Jewelry influencers share their shopping advice
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    Jewelry influencers share their shopping advice

    The Town & Country contributing editor and style writer (below left) has amassed a cult following for his imaginative posts featuring  jewelry shot on spiral-bound notebooks. Van Cleef & Arpels Zodiaque “Cancri” necklace in 18-k rose gold with quartz, $21,100 at London Jewelers NY Post photo composite Instagram followers: 50,000 Signature jewel style: I don’t wear much jewelry myself, but for the jewelry I show in my notebook, I love color, especially rich saturated gems mixed in beautiful ways. Iconic red-carpet moment: Charlize Theron (above) at the 2019 Oscars in a double-wrap diamond Bulgari Serpenti over a light-blue Dior gown. Elegant and sophisticated but also ultraglam. First piece of jewelry:…

  • Slow down your shopping: how college students fall victim to fast fashion, and how to stop it
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    Slow down your shopping: how college students fall victim to fast fashion, and how to stop it

    It’s already well known that in the world of socially conscious shopping, fast fashion is a dirty word. But when endless trend cycles and overconsumption are so normalized, how do we get off this high-speed train to nowhere? The fashion industry accounts for around 10 percent of global carbon emissions and uses more energy than the aviation and shipping industries combined, as reported by the BBC. Starting with raw materials, growing the cotton needed to make one pair of jeans requires more than 2,500 gallons of water, the same article reported. Then there’s emissions from transporting products from overseas factories to stores or home addresses. Even while they’re being used,…

  • Mega Weekend – Fashion, Tacos, Shopping, and More For Your Weekend Fun
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    Mega Weekend – Fashion, Tacos, Shopping, and More For Your Weekend Fun

    Here’s your weekend run down. You definitely have a lot to choose from this weekend. Urban Living Tour tickets are now on sale – join us on May 22 to see a lot of fun places where you could be living – plus you could win a $500 gift card to Elm & Iron! Reminder: The Komen Race for the Cure is Saturday. Come chat with CU on Friday at The Daily Bar. Get out there and enjoy yourselves! Fun Things to Do Cocktails at the Conservatory starts tonight. Easton Unplugged continues their live music as does Land Grant. John Prine fans will enjoy this benefit music show at Rambling House. Last weekend to get in that mini-golf. Enjoy Six One Pour, the Columbus…