Category: Clothing

ZARA CLOTHING CHAIN UNDER FIRE FOR ‘PEPE’ SKIRT

Zara clothing chain under fire for ‘Pepe’ skirt. International retail chain Zara appears to have pulled a skirt from many of its sites after coming under fire for the cartoon frog painted on the item. Many pointed out that the image on the skirt, released as…

Upcycling fast fashion to reduce waste and pollution

Pollution created by making and dyeing clothes has pitted the fashion industry and environmentalists against each other. Now, the advent of “fast fashion” — trendy clothing affordable enough to be disposable — has strained that relationship even more. But what if we could recycle clothes like…

Britons expected to send 235m items of clothing to landfill this spring

Britons,expected,to,send,235m,items,of,clothing,to,l A predicted 235m items of Britons’ unwanted clothing are expected to end up in landfill unnecessarily this spring, according to new research. Three-quarters of consumers admit to binning their discarded garments, usually because they do not realise that worn-out or dirty clothes can be recycled…

NYC Real Estate Lending Dropped 17% In 2016

I write about real estate– amazing homes, market trends and cities. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio at a ground-breaking ceremony for One Vanderbilt Avenue in October. One Vanderbilt will be the second tallest office tower in the city. In 2016, the developers received a…

‘Sexy’ clothing makes women seem more intelligent, study says

  It’s time to whip out that mini skirt, ladies – or not Sarah Young @sarah_j_young 4 hours ago Click to follow Indy Lifestyle Online Unfortunately, women are still being judged by their looks Getty Images/iStockphoto It feels like women are constantly being told what to wear…

The Easy Layering Combo That Was All Over the Runway

I’m a huge fan of the slip dress—just ask anyone at the InStyle HQ. Does this make me Kate Moss, circa 1990? (Just humor me and say, yes.) I’ve championed the greatness that is the slip dress long before its recent runway takeover, where we saw it in every fabrication,…

How to Wear Jeans to the Office

Shop the look: 1. Whistles necklace, $38; whistles.com 2. & Other Stories sweater, $95; stories.com 3. Madewell mules, $158; madewell.com 4.The Great jeans, $265; matchesfashion.com 5. 3.1 Phillip Lim bag, $595; barneys.com 6. Cos socks, $9; cosstores.com Casual Friday, aka our excuse to wear jeans to…

What to Wear to Impress Your S.O’s Parents on Thanksgiving Day

You’re already captured your S.O’s heart, but his or her parents’? That may be a different story. Whether they’re as profoundly intimidating as the Obamas or more posh than the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, making a great first impression is key. The first step? A…