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the accidental uniform of the antifa

We cannot read too much into the movement's aesthetic.
Erica Euse
9.27.17
Fashion

the concept of “surviving” fashion week is absurd

Here’s why.
Hilary George-Parkin
9.7.17
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why does cleaning up your social media feel so dirty?

The new age of self-editing online.
Erica Euse
9.7.17
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'keeping up with the kardashians' turns ten; we celebrate the family's great hits

A decade of Kardashian-Jenners.
Anne T. Donahue
9.4.17
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how vans old skool became the most important shoe in the world

From the feet of skaters to the shoe rack of Julia Roberts and fashion weeks around the world, just why has the fashion world gone Old Skool?
Douglas Greenwood
8.29.17
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when pop stars paint their faces, what on earth are they trying to say?

Face painting: the provenance of toddlers and global superstars.
Erica Euse
8.25.17
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why white supremacists are co-opting khaki pants

Fashion’s blandest trousers are a staple of the new alt-right.
Alice Newell-Hanson
8.24.17
Fashion

deconstructing fashion’s love affair with ugly sneakers

From our infatuation for Raf’s Ozweegos to the geriatric genius of Balenciaga’s latest, we try to make sense of the industry’s loyalty to the ugly shoe.
Douglas Greenwood
8.17.17
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why are we living in a new era of on-screen horror?

The dystopian, violent tyranny we stream so readily is a sign of the times.
Clementine de Pressigny
8.16.17
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were the spice girls the most sexually progressive group of the 90s?

In honor of the 20th anniversary of 'Spice World,' we look back at one of the greatest girls groups of all time.
Anne T. Donahue
8.15.17
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yara shahidi pens a powerful essay on activism and acting

The star of "Black-ish," Yara Shahidi is a voraciously intelligent teenager who is consistently using her platform to champion feminism and diversity. Here, Petra Collins photographs the young actress as she writes for i-D on the importance of activism.
Yara Shahidi
8.14.17
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follow your instincts, not your instagram

Have we lost ourselves to our online personalities? Is it time to reconnect with the "now" and follow our gut instinct? Writer and psychotherapist-in-training Namalee Bolle says so.
Namalee Bolle
8.11.17