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I Cut My Wardrobe In Half & It Completely Changed My Life

I came to a turning point in my life last year when, standing in front of my closet, running late for work, I flung clothes across the room...

Lucie Thompson
August 26 2015

Citing Animal Cruelty, Stella McCartney Stops Using Patagonian Wool

No one's pulling the wool over Stella McCartney's eyes.

Emi Boscamp
August 14 2015

How To Find The Best Workout Apparel For Your Body Type

The best style appears effortless, authentic and natural. If you look at some of the most stylish women in the world, you’ll find they're surprisingly...

Lorna Jane Clarkson
July 17 2015

Doctors Warn Against The Potential Dangers Of Wearing Skinny Jeans

The old adage that "beauty is pain" needs to be tossed — along with your skinny jeans. Doctors say they could be dangerous.

Emi Boscamp
June 24 2015

Shop More Sustainably With These 4 Eco-Chic Tips

Today it's possible to find clothes that are modern stylish, comfortable and beautiful — and made in socially and environmentally responsible ways....

Marci Zaroff
June 12 2015

Love Wearing Heels? 3 Options That Won't Destroy Your Body

There is such a thing as love at first sight.

Karena Wu
June 8 2015

Rebel Wilson Is Coming Out With Her Own Plus-Size Clothing Line

Rebel Wilson has really got her hands full these days. Not only is her movie Pitch Perfect 2 coming out this Friday, but now she's also launching a...

Emi Boscamp
May 14 2015

Watch Models Get Photoshopped For High-End Fashion Campaigns

You're probably already aware that Photoshop can create unrealistic images and send complicated signals about beauty and self-esteem. But have you...

Emi Boscamp
May 4 2015

Transgender Model Andreja Pejic Profiled In Vogue, Lands Beauty Deal

Andreja Pejic is breaking down the standards of beauty in the fashion industry with every fierce step she takes down the runway.

Emi Boscamp
April 22 2015

How Making My Wardrobe 37 Pieces Totally Changed My Life

While some people love their homes crammed with stuff and dream of a closet overflowing with hundreds of pairs of designer shoes, I’ve always found...

Ashlee Piper
April 20 2015

I Used To Be A Model & Hated It. Here's How I'm Changing The Industry

It's no secret: The unrealistic images of models in advertising impact our self-image. Nearly half of girls in 5th to 12th grade say they want to lose...

Briauna Mariah
April 8 2015

Lane Bryant's #ImNoAngel Campaign Jabs Victoria's Secret

It isn't exactly the most original of ideas — as both Dove and Dear Kate already parodied Victoria's Secret's "A Perfect Body" campaign — but I guess...

Emi Boscamp
April 7 2015

Gay Student Skipping Prom After Being Banned From Wearing A Tux

There are times when the fashion police is necessary — say, wearing a see-through body suit to the presidential inaugural ball, or sporting a graphic...

Emi Boscamp
April 7 2015

Danish Fashion Industry Pledges To Promote Healthier Body Image

Last week, we reported that France is considering passing a bill banning super-thin models from the fashion industry. Now, Denmark has stepped into...

Emi Boscamp
March 27 2015

France Considers Passing A Bill Banning Super-Skinny Models

France is apparently very likely to pass a bill that would ban very thin models from being featured in advertising campaigns and fashion shows. It...

Emi Boscamp
March 18 2015

What Your Clothing Color Choice Says About You

Last month, I was particularly aware of my mental murkiness. It didn't matter how many green juices, meditation sessions or extra hours of sleep I...

Tory Dube
March 3 2015

Models With Disabilities Work The Catwalk At New York Fashion Week

This year's New York Fashion Week has been unlike any other — not because the designs were any more innovative than usual, but because certain...

Emi Boscamp
February 17 2015

Derek Lam Is Teaming Up With Athleta To Make Designer Workout Clothing

If you've been having trouble motivating yourself to go to the gym in this gray, slushy weather, maybe you need a couple of new high-end workout...

Emi Boscamp
February 3 2015

Sustainable Lingerie Company Turns Christmas Trees Into Underwear

My least favorite day of the year is probably the day my family and I have to strip the Christmas tree, carefully removing each ornament and placing...

Emi Boscamp
December 18 2014

Pregnant & Have Back Pain? It May Be Your Bra

We know it is difficult to scold a woman to stand straight when her belly and breasts may be pulling her forward. But we'll do it anyway because we...

Denise Jagroo, DPT, WCS
December 17 2014