Can Fashion Shows Ever Be Environmentally Justifiable?

When Karl Lagerfeld staged a runway presentation around a Chanel-branded rocket ship — complete with moving liftoff effect — in the spring of 2017, it inspired a flurry of awe-filled Instagram posts and reviews from attendees. Almost none of the coverage touched on the environmental footprint of constructing a building-sized prop for the sake of a […]

Cheap Travel Clothing You Will Want to Wear Every Time You Fly

Looking cute on a plane is certainly not everyone’s priority, but hopefully you want to look at least somewhat put together. Lucky for you, looking polished while traveling doesn’t have to break the bank, and I have assembled the perfect shopping selection to prove it. Beyond the fact that you probably don’t want to be sitting […]

Styling Secrets Jonna Mendez Learned as the CIA’s Chief of Disguise

Nothing proves the power of fashion like seeing it become a matter of life and death for spies trying to hide their identities.Jonna Mendez, in disguise, with then-President George H.W. Bush.Photo: Courtesy of Jonna MendezNo one understands the power of fashion to communicate — and conceal — better than Jonna Mendez.Having served with the CIA for […]

The Most Stylish Travel Destinations for 2020

We’re only two days into the New Year, meaning 2020 is pretty much a blank canvas. How are you going to fill it? If you’re anything like me, you hope to make time for plenty of traveling. There are endless destinations to choose from, but I tend to find my new obsessions via Instagram. (As […]

I’m a 64-Year-Old Editor—These Are the Affordable Basics I Pack for Every Trip

Welcome to the busiest time of the year, everyone. Travel season is here. Whether you’re flying home for the holidays or jetting off to a distant locale, the travel essentials you pack in your suitcase (and wear en route to your destination) can make or break your entire trip. Sounds dramatic, we know, but in our experience, there’s no worse feeling than […]

18 Winter Beauty Products I Won’t Get on a Plane Without

Hi, I’m Allyson, and I’m an overpacker. At lease where beauty products are concerned… I make very organize packing lists whenever I travel, down to what earrings I’m going to wear with what dress, and I don’t usually stray from said list. But for some reason, when it comes down to beauty products, I lose all […]

25 Winter Travel Shoes That Make Airport Security a Breeze

No matter the season, deciding what your airport outfit will be proves to be quite the feat. You want to be ultra comfortable, but you also want to look presentable. Plus, you want an outfit that will make passing by airport security as easy as possible. The trick to achieving all of these things is wearing […]