As far as summer accessories go, the glorious sun hat is by far the most misunderstood. But if you give it a chance, you’ll soon realize that there’s really no reason for sun hat hatred–they’re actually pretty freaking awesome. More
They’re 100% real. Stop asking. More
As with many things in life, the little things are often the big things in matters of importance. Fashion is no different–it’s the magic of the details that really push a collection from being good to great. (And it also ensures your goodie bag is at least a little covered if you plan on streaking at NYFW.) More
When our adorable coworker, Corey, started hanging around our table asking us to help him pick out new glasses, we figured we’d put the best minds on it. Those minds are yours, Gloss readers. More
I scavenged through today’s trending items on Etsy to bring you face-to-face with six of the darlingest accessories you’ve ever seen. Behold. More
The Coach Spring 2014 Preview showcased a lot of beautiful shoes, bags, clothes and even iPhone cases. Check out some of our absolute favorites here!
Plus: Awkward pictures of Julia and I, but they’re not ’til the end so just ignore that part if you would prefer Gloss-less Coach stuff. More
All those badass Rosie the Riveters who took over traditionally male jobs during WWII were hiding a secret under their clothes: They were wearing plastic bras! More
As Fashion Month draws to a close, we must pick up the pieces and filter out the relevant information. So far, we know the Spring 2014 collections were all very Spring-y, the front rows were all very famous, and the models were all very white.
But! There were still surprises to be found in New York, London, Paris and Milan, as the accessories stole the show time and time again. Here’s 25 gorgeous, striking and occasionally very wacky bags from Fashion Month, featuring Oscar de la Renta, Victoria Beckham, rag & bone, Christian Dior, Viktor + Rolf, Lanvin and more!
While the Spring 2014 collections have been a little same-y, they’ve brought a lot of fun, eye-catching, wearable accessories. See, for example, our roundup of the many delightful shoes.
Now, of course, it’s time for handbags. Graphic black and white was the reason for the season at NYFW–a huge portion of the bags we saw played with contrasting stripes, geometric details and houndstooth. Let’s take a closer look… More
I’m wearing a top knot today because I was too lazy to wash my hair. I’ve been too lazy to wash my hair for days and days. It gets worse: I was also too lazy to dry shampoo my hair. More
Hey ladies! Want to use pepper spray to defend yourself against rapists, but afraid its drab, ugly colors will cramp your style? Your prayers have finally been answered. More
Plus: Three alternatives that are not living, breathing creatures! More
Were they asleep when this happened to Urban Outfitters and Paul Smith? More
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I’ve talked a lot about my natural hair, the good and the bad things about it. But when it comes to styling it beyond its natural fro shape, I don’t really have the patience or the skill to do intricate twists or knots. Seriously, I’m the laziest natural hair girl on the planet. My attempts at braiding are a straight up joke. So what do I do when I want to add new life to my fro without a ton of maintenance? I rely on hair accessories to do the work for me. More