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How To Let Your Partner Know You’re Ready For Marriage

Fact: Marriage isn’t for everybody. Some choose to go through life unattached or in a committed relationship sans rings. But there are also those who believe and support the time-honored institution and hope for it at some point in their lives. If…
By Angela Melero

Anthropologie's New Plus-Size Line Launches March 15 — Here Are All The Styles

What can make a Friday even better? Being able to finally shop the newly launched Anthropologie plus-size collection all weekend long. Since the beginning of the month, the brand has been teasing the upcoming arrival of an exciting new addition to…
By Ashley Kiely

Why Not Choosing Marriage Was The Best Thing That Ever Happened To My Relationship

The proverbial fairytale wedding is something many girls dream about, but once adulthood arrives (along with a big dose of reality), not everyone jumps aboard the marriage train. The lifelong commitment just doesn't suit every lifestyle, and there…
By Karen Tietjen

STAUD Is Finally Launching Shoes — Here’s Exactly When You’ll Be Able To Shop Them

Let’s face it: STAUD, the chic and quirky fashion label beloved by editors and It girls alike, is the sartorial gift that keeps on giving. The cool-girl brand first made its way into the hearts of fashion lovers everywhere with its utterly stylish…
By Dale Arden Chong

The 2019 Way To Style Spring's Mint And Lilac Shades

A combination of laziness and practicality makes me gravitate toward neutral colors, particularly in the winter. In an attempt to step outside my comfort zone, I decided to make a conscious effort to incorporate more interesting hues into my…
By Nicky Deam

How To Plan A Valentine’s Day Party Your Single Friends Will Love

When you're single, Valentine's Day isn't always the most exciting holiday to celebrate, given the fact that you're likely inundated with images of impossibly happy couples and ads for cliché gifts around every corner — it can be a bit eye-roll…
By Ashley Tibbits

The One Thing Wear You Should Never Wear To A Wedding

Weddings are tricky events, and there's almost nothing as awkward as greeting the bride and groom and realizing you match the bridesmaids. When navigating the dress code, the invitation is always your first clue when figuring out what to wear, and…
By Laura Lajiness

15 Engagement Gifts For Couples That Are Actually Useful (& Not At All Cheesy)

You watched them go on their first date, fall in love, and post pictures of their engagement rings all over Facebook. Now an invite to their engagement party just landed on your doorstep. With most romantic gift ideas more cheesy than chic (and…
By Madge Maril

I Rented My Holiday Party Dresses, And Here's What I Learned

The habit of buying outfits solely for a single, specific event — say a wedding or holiday party — is a dangerous one. Fancy outfits aren't usually a budget-friendly purchase, and unless you're frequently in cocktail attire, there's a good chance…
By Nicky Deam

6 Untraditional Wedding Dresses To Recreate Sarah Jessica Parker’s Bridal Style

In the first Sex and the City movie, Sarah Jessica Parker's Carrie Bradshaw offered up two stunningly iconic bridal looks — the first being an understated skirt suit she scored at a vintage store and the second, a super-voluminous Vivienne Westwood…
By Eva Thomas

6 Wedding Hairstyles Inspired By Meghan Markle, Serena Williams, & More

Brides-to-be are pretty lucky to have all the stunning celebrity wedding looks of the past year to go by. From Meghan Markle's royal extravaganza to Gwyneth Paltrow's backyard barbecue and Priyanka Chopra's multi-day Indian spectacular, 2018 has…
By Olivia Young

Blake Lively’s Engagement Ring Was So Expensive — & It’s Easy To See Why

It's no secret that Blake Lively has built up an impressive jewelry collection over the years, as evident by her A Simple Favor press tour. Throughout the month of Aug., a suit-clad Lively donned an array of glitzy, can't-miss cocktail rings,…
By Eva Thomas

Priyanka Chopra Defined Winter White In The Prettiest Faux-Fur Coat

Priyanka Chopra just gave everyone a little taste of how elaborate her wedding will be. The actor's friends dressed in red and black over the weekend while the bride-to-be wowed in pearly whites, sequins, feathers, and the like. Priyanka Chopra's…
By Olivia Young

You’ve Seen Kate Middleton’s Blue Long-Sleeve Dress Before — Here’s Where

You know the Duchess of Cambridge loves an outfit when she wears it more than once. Kate Middleton's blue long-sleeve dress has been hanging in her closet for years, originally making its debut during the royal tour of Canada in 2016. The Duchess…
By Olivia Young

How To Wear Pat McGrath’s New Holiday Collection, According To Pat McGrath

Most beauty lovers will have similar holiday wishlists: a set of fluffy brushes, a limited-edition palette, or perhaps a Sephora gift card to save friends and family from the all the fun guesswork of deciding which shade you want. There are only a…
By Khalea Underwood

Meghan Markle Wore A Coat As A Dress At Princess Eugenie’s Wedding

Five months following her wedding to Prince Harry, Meghan Markle returned to Windsor Castle on Oct. 12 for Princess Eugenie's ceremony. Continuing her streak of menswear-inspired pieces, the Duchess of Sussex's outfit relied on sharp tailoring and…
By Olivia Young

Your Complete Guide To Dressing For A Winter Wedding

Spring and summer weddings are easy. Throw on a floral dress with some sandals and you’re done. A wedding in December though? Not so simple. On top of deciphering the cryptogram that is the wedding dress code, you now have to factor in weather — so…
By Sarah Lindig

Gwyneth Paltrow’s Wedding Band Is About To Inspire Understated Brides

As any pop culture aficionado knows well, Hollywood weddings are usually sealed with a giant, glitzy ring. From princess cuts to eternity bands, diamonds are often the go-to for celebrity wedding bands. But minimalists, rejoice — Gwyneth Paltrow's…
By Julia Weiner

& Other Stories Is Hands Down The Best Place To Find A Fall Wedding Guest Dress Under $150

Autumn weddings are now in full swing, which means it's time to start looking for fall wedding guest dresses. However, that's no easy task, especially if you're trying to keep the price tag down coming off of the summer nuptials. The easiest answer…
By Ashley Kiely

These Incredible Destinations Are Perfect For Couples Who Need Alone Time

Nothing recharges a relationship like a good vacation. Stepping out of your comfort zone and exploring uncharted territory can really strengthen your bond as a couple — and makes for incredible memories. Luckily, bucket list travel ideas for couples…
By Angela Melero

4 Ways Princess Eugenie's Wedding Will Compare To Meghan Markle's

If you're still reeling from the mayhem of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's wedding, you're going to want to sit down for this: Another royal will make her way down the aisle this year. In what's rumored to be an even bigger affair than the Duke and…
By Ruby Buddemeyer

J.Crew's Best-Selling Pants Are Getting A Big New Update For Fall

J.Crew has a lot of classics, but it's also a classic in and of itself. It's an easy brand to spot because of its signature style, and it's one that shoppers turn to time and time again for simple silhouettes and understated pieces (and sometimes, a…
By Anna Buckman

The Best New Arrivals We’re Buying Right Now

It’s literally our job to help you get your hands on the season’s best new arrivals, so we feel it’s only right to keep a running list of covetable finds as they roll out each week. These days, your sights are probably set on transitioning your…
By Laura Lajiness

This Skirt Will Replace Your Midi For Fall

Whether for the office, weddings, cocktail hour or off duty, midi skirts have been working overtime in our closets for the past few years—so much so, that it’s hard to imagine a time when the mid-calf silhouette wasn’t in. But as with any trend…
By Laura Lajiness

Seriously, I Can’t Wait To Dress For My 30s

They say age is just a number, but society loves to define what we (and women in particular) can and cannot do in each decade of our lives. Most of this is nonsense—do whatever you want, when you want—but some of the advice is surely…
By Lauren Black

This Versatile Sandal Will Get You Through The Summer (And Beyond)

Sandals are to summer what boots are to fall. We just can’t get enough of them and can always find an excuse for adding one more pair to our wardrobes. From trendy PVC and artisanal detailing to easy pool slides and toe-ring silhouettes, this summer…
By Laura Lajiness

The 3 Looks We’re Obsessing Over From Prince Louis’ Christening

By now, you’re well aware that another royal christening has been celebrated (and covered at length). Yes, Kensington Palace’s latest arrival, Prince Louis, was honored and baptized at Chapel Royal at St. James’s Palace in London today—and it was…
By Angela Melero

These 9 Brands Are Perfect For Wedding-Guest Dresses

Dressing up for a wedding is always fun, but it’s easy to fall into a rut with your go-to outfit formula. This is especially true for those who stick to black or always gravitate toward timeless silhouettes (both scenarios we totally understand, by…
By Laura Lajiness

Rachel Zoe’s June Obsessions

Our Founder Rachel Zoe is sharing what she is most excited about this month, plus the styling pieces she’s currently obsessed with. "The CFDA Awards, hosted in NYC, are always a great opportunity to catch up with friends and fellow members. I love…
By Nicky Deam

Under-The-Radar Brands To Shop This Summer

New Brands For Summer Summer shopping is a thrill no matter how you shake it. Without fail, new swimsuits, dresses and sandals provoke a perkier mood, making the process of getting dressed a joyful experience each day. Even better is when said…
By Laura Lajiness

How To Upgrade Your Wardrobe Without Spending Anything

Take a look at your closet. We can guarantee there are pieces in there you haven’t worn in a long time, whether it be that impulse shoe buy that never saw the light of day or that skirt you simply grew out of. With a new season upon us, there’s…
By Amy Lee

These Affordable Summer Pieces Look So Expensive

We’re swiftly stocking up on summer essentials from shorts to sandals to sundresses, as well as warm weather-worthy workwear. With so many things on the list, affordable pieces are essential—but it’s a definite bonus when a well-priced item looks…
By Laura Lajiness

The Shoe Brand Meghan Markle Can’t Stop Wearing

Although she’s not the most adventurous fashion risk-taker, we love Meghan Markle for her polished, approachable style. She never fails to look put-together (even when she’s sporting a T-shirt and jeans) and dons pieces that feel accessible and…
By Amy Lee

The Best Spring Dresses From Target, H&M, Zara And More

Dresses become a daily uniform once summer starts, which means you’re looking to stock up on multiple options for work, vacations, weekends and parties. Splurging on every frock isn’t the smartest move, so checking out the lineups of go-to…
By Amy Lee

These Stores Have The Chicest Plus-Size Pieces

Inclusivity is a consistent topic of conversation as of late—as it should be—and it’s about time the fashion industry not only accepts but also services customers of every body type and size. Slowly but surely brands are designing and offering chic…
By Amy Lee

11 Dresses You’ll Live In All Season

The best part about spring and summer? Next to taking much-needed vacations, we look forward to wearing dresses in rotation. Luckily, this season is rich with gorgeous styles in every length, color and design, with buttoned numbers and…
By Amy Lee

How To Be The Best-Dressed Wedding Guest

If cocktail attire is a part of your regularly scheduled programming (i.e. weddings, date night, seasonal soirees), there are a handful of essentials you need to ensure you’re best dressed. We’ll always advocate for a whimsical shoe, punchy bag, or…
By Laura Lajiness

Vogue‘s Best Wedding Features So Far This Year

Don’t get us wrong—we love Vogue and we love weddings, but sometimes the marital festivities featured in the mag feel like reports from another planet. Given that this editor’s father spent her wedding fund (which she doubts ever actually existed)…
By Erin Nicole

This Throwback Dress Trend Is Making A Major Comeback

If you’re a fan of statement sleeves, we’ve got a dress trend for you: puff-shoulder dresses. Sure, the sound of an ample shoulder immediately sounds sugary sweet á la a Disney Princess, but modern renditions run the gamut and feel anything but.…
By Laura Lajiness

Meghan Markle Just Broke A Cardinal Royal Beauty Rule

Raise your hand if you’re counting the days until Meghan Markle and Prince Harry get hitched. In addition to the general fascination surrounding royal weddings, we’re also anticipating the atypical details that will make the event different from the…
By Angela Melero

The Celebrity-Inspired Bridal Beauty Trends Of The Season

Fact: Nobody plans a beauty look more thoughtfully than a bride-to-be. But before saying “I do” to any hair or makeup style, bachelorettes (of course) scour the Internet for Pinterest-worthy inspiration, often via images of celebrity brides. If…
By Stephanie Montes

Meghan Markle And Prince Harry Just Opened Their Wedding To The Public

If you thought the wedding of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry couldn’t get any buzzier, think again. Kensington Palace has announced that the couple plans to invite 2,500 additional guests to Windsor Castle on the day of their nuptials in order to…
By Erin Nicole

The Glam App’s Revamp Is All About Inclusive Beauty, And We’re Here For It

While in the throes of awards season, we can’t help but develop a little “grass is greener” mentality, quietly pining for a more glamorous life of red carpets, shimmering gowns and, of course, touched-by-an-angel hair and makeup. And while that life…
By Angela Melero

It-Girl Brands That Make Subtly Sexy Dresses

Before you know it, it’ll be spring, which is why our eyes are gravitating toward dresses lately. (Plus, it makes shopping a vacay of sorts when you’re actually facing a freezing forecast!) Dresses are feminine by nature, so when we’re looking for…
By Amy Lee

The Surprising Pinterest Trends Making Weddings Cheaper

Few wedding planners are as cost-effective as Pinterest, which is why we highly value any lessons we can learn from the platform’s Wedding Reports. In their 2017 edition there emerged a surprising theme—current trends in the bridal realm are also,…
By Erin Nicole

The Most Inspiring Winter Wedding Ideas From Pinterest

To be completely honest, a fair amount of our days is spent cruising Pinterest—and we know most of you can relate. Whether we’re hunting for the perfect holiday party glam or unique ways to to set a memorable tablescape, the site’s format is ideal…
By Ashley Tibbits

The Most Insane Weddings Of 2017

There are weddings, and there are weddings—the latter of which manage to vicariously satisfy the near-impossible standards of our little-girl dreams. From ten-tier cakes and a surprise performance by Lady Gaga to tying the knot with a real-life…
By Samantha McDonald

Here’s Why Prince William Won’t Be Harry’s Best Man

They’re the British royal family after all, so their standards of living are far from the norm, and thus their rules much stricter, particularly when it comes to weddings. From their respective hen and stag parties to a sprig of myrtle in the bridal…
By Samantha McDonald

The Evening Bag Fashion Girls Are Obsessing Over

Sometimes, even your most basic tried-and-true outfit combos can start to feel, er, basic. Fear not, as It girls are changing the game, by embracing small pouches—ranging from drawstring styles to grab bags—that aim to elevate any look. The…
By Laura Lajiness

This New Site Is Basically Pinterest For Engagement Rings

From keeping us up-to-date on trending nail colors to narrowing down our Halloween costume options, Pinterest plans out nearly every element of our daily lives, and no aspect is better served by the platform than weddings. Case in point: the sheer…
By Samantha McDonald