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Op-Ed

Clothing Purgatory Isn’t So Bad

In defense of holding onto things before letting go.

Unfortunately, Pockets Ruin Dresses

I know, I know, but hear me out.

I Can Be a Badass in a Unicorn Onesie, Thanks

Don’t confuse the donning of nostalgic symbols of childhood with an abdication of adulthood.

Grown Women, Please Don’t Dress Like Toddlers

Now is not the time to dress like actual children.

Stop Giving Me Advice About My Big Boobs

No matter how well-meaning, it’s overwhelming, contradictory, and totally unnecessary.

In Defense of Dry Shampoo

A rebuttal and an ode.

Dry Shampoo Is Absolutely a Scam

But the idea of it is so lovely.

Hi, Please Don’t Call Something a ‘Pant’ If You Mean ‘Pants’

Fashion is the absolute worst offender when it comes to singularizing plural words.

Bras Are Terrible

It’s not too late to burn them all.

Who Gets to Be Low-Maintenance?

Because it’s definitely not everyone.

It’s Time to Take Back ‘Frump’

The word that women are supposed to never be.

Haider Ackermann to Berluti Signals Menswear Matters

What’s in a (Beauty) Name?

What does it mean when a product name skirts the line of good taste?

Accusing Black Americans of Appropriating African Clothing Misses the Point

African-influenced styles can be traced back to the Black Power movement.

Why Female Lawyers Are Still Shamed for Caring About Clothes

I'm not a man, so why should I dress like one?

The Quiet Racism of Instagram Filters

As a woman of color, I wish I could find a filter that doesn't lighten my skin.

Stop Asking Female Celebrities If They're Feminists

It's almost always a trap.

The Normcore-ification of Scott Disick

The flashy Kardashian satellite demonstrates that normcore, like all trends, is really about showing off your stuff.

I’m Breaking Up With the Ethnic Hair Care Aisle

It's not me. It's you.

It's Not Sexist to Talk About Hillary Clinton's Clothing

From "Hatless Jack" Kennedy to Clinton's pantsuits, politicians dress to send a message.

Nasty Gal's Uncertain Future: Does It Have What It Takes to Stay on Top?

Decoding what the company's latest round of funding really means.