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November 2016

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Urban Outfitters vs. Navajo Nation: The Settlement

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Popular clothing retailer Urban Outfitters Inc. has finally settled its five year legal battle with Navajo Nation. According to Vogue, the settlement was signed by a federal judge last week, and states that all claims related to the case have been reconciled. The actual clothing deal between Urban Outfitters and the Native American tribe remain confidential. The actual lawsuit was first filed by Navajo Nation in 2012 after Urban Outfitters released…

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Nasty Gal’s 2016 Vintage Goldmine is here just in time for the holidays

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Christmas came early this year. Nasty Gal is on our news feed again, and this time it’s for some fabulous vintage finds! November 12, Nasty Gal curated its first of two capsule collections. The first being the Vintage Goldmine series that will feature a ton of vintage designer handbags, keychains, scarves and belts just to name a few. Buyers won’t be disapointed since top designers Chanel, Gucci, Hermes, Yves Saint…

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Fists Up Afros Out: A Cause Behind the Label [Feature]

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“As long as you’re educated on what you’re wearing, I don’t see why there should be any beef as to why you’re wearing it….I really want people to understand that it’s not just a clothing line; I really want it to be a movement….” -Hazel Dennis   When you mix fashion and philanthropy, what do you get?– A formula that was created by mistake, but gaining it’s way to a…

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10 Past Beauty Styles Showing up for Thanksgiving Dinner

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Get glam and get beat this holiday season. Recreating vintage makeup looks is easy; just pick a decade, a YouTube guru, and you’re good to go! Thanksgiving is full of surprises (Including that new dish from your long lost cousin) let’s dive in to 10 ways to add a little vintage your holiday get up. 1950s – Beauty Mark and Bold Lip Marilyn Monroe was the epitome beauty and fashion…

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Retail on the Rocks: Nasty Gal Files for Bankruptsy

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The LA based and online retailer Nasty Gal has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, and founder, Sophia Amoruso has also resigned as the company’s executive chairwoman. According to Forbes and CEO Sheree Waterson, “the startup has been unable to secure capital or a buyer as the gap between top-line growth and profitability widened.” Known for its edgy-glamorous vintage clothing, Nasty Gal started off as an auctioneer on eBay under the same…

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V is for Velvet: A Winter ’16 Trend Snatching the Runway

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No material says warm and cozy like velvet in the winter. To no surprise, we’re dubbing velvet as the it fabric of Winter 2016. Velvet always gives a subtle shine and luster to an outfit and many retailers are seriously noticing. Phillip Lim, Ralph Lauren, and Fendi all used velvet during New York Fashion week as a peek into what all fashionistas will be wearing this winter. Almost all designers had…

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10 Vintage Date Ideas to Try in Time for Cuffing Season

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Before the frosty white snow hits the ground, you and your bae may want to get some date ideas you’ve been dying to try out the way. Here are ten vintage dates to try out now, and maybe again in the spring time! 1. Drive-In Movie theaters Drive-In movie theaters, first called Park-In theaters, started off as an idea in a drive way in Camden, NJ. In May of 1933,…

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How To: Who’s Ready for the Magic of Mom Jeans?

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Remember those jeans your mom and aunts wore in polaroids back in the day? Yep, those jeans are back in style. No matter the season or weather, ‘mom jeans’ can be the it piece of clothing to your outfit. Whether your style is edgy, diva glam, preppy, or even casual, mom jeans can have a special place in your closet. If you’re opting for a glam look, try pairing embellished…

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Retro Kicks: Leandra Medine Launches MR by Man Repeller Shoe Line

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“Fashion says me too. Style says me only.” Blooger-turned-stylist, Leandra Medine is no stranger to the definition of personal style and most known for her website Man Repeller, but recently, the fashionista launched her first shoe line MR by Man Repeller. In the past, Medina has collaborated with designers such as Veda, Atea Oceanie and PJK for elaborate and exclusive fashions, but designing shoes is different ballgame. “The difference with this…