How to Iron Silk in 4 Simple Steps

Silk has enjoyed a virtually unrivaled reputation as a luxury fabric, whether used in undergarments, dresses, or anything else. It’s no wonder why silk is one of our favorite textures; it looks and feels incredible. Although, with luxury comes high-maintenance, and one of the trickiest aspects of silk is knowing how to keep it looking […]

5 Things I Never Wear When I Work From Home

After over two years of working remotely as a fashion and beauty writer, I’m confident I’ve cracked the work-from-home code. For instance, I know the importance of taking regular, short breaks away from my computer to keep me alert and productive all day long. I know that keeping coffee at hand is a basic cardinal […]

What Is Rayon? Here’s What You Should Know

In a nutshell, rayon is a fabric made from purified cellulose fibers, which are typically created from wood pulp. Though rayon is derived from natural materials, it requires certain chemicals, so it’s considered to be a semi-synthetic fabric. One of the most common types of rayon is viscose rayon, which has a lot in common […]

6 Jeans-and–T-Shirt Formulas NY Girls Will Never Retire

Aside for the little black dress, we’d be hard-pressed to find an outfit more classic or more timeless than pairing jeans with a T-shirt. Since the ’50s, it has been the pinnacle of all things cool and casual. For proof, just look to old-school style icons like Jane Birkin, Jean Seberg, and James Dean, three […]

What Not to Do When Returning an Item

We’ve all been there—wanting to return an item (or items) that we purchased on a whim, usually for an upcoming event that had us feeling especially uninspired by our closets. Perhaps you went home, tried it on, and realized it just wasn’t really right, or maybe you noticed that the fit wasn’t as great as […]

How to Get Lipstick Out of Clothing in 5 Steps

We’ve all been there: accidentally brushing your favorite blouse against your lips after your makeup was done. Nonetheless, attempting to get lipstick out of clothing is one of the most common (and tricky) wardrobe mishaps. And unless the garment you’ve stained is also jungle red, the stain is likely noticeable. Fortunately, there are solutions to bringing […]

Here’s What to Wear in 80-Degree Weather

One of the few pitfalls of glorious warm weather is the conundrum of how to feel stylish while staying temperately comfortable. After all, when the weather reaches 80 degrees and upward, there are few articles of clothing that actually feel nice to wear (linen, shorts, swimsuits—you get the picture). As we steer into the scorching […]