5:00 pm, April 2nd | by Meredith Lepore
Even Tory was afraid.
11:00 am, March 28th | by Colette McIntyre
Here’s a nice counterweight to all the inane and antiquated articles on women in the workplace that have been coming out as of late: on Tuesday, The New York Times published a profile on the fastest-growing retailer in the United States. The company is called Nasty Gal and it sold nearly $100 million of clothing and accessories in the last year. Oh — and its founder and CEO is a 28-year-old woman.
4:00 pm, March 27th | by Meredith Lepore
She is not taking this lying down…in her super cute shoes!
3:30 pm, March 22nd | by Meredith Lepore
Embrace the future world domination!
10:30 am, March 20th | by Meredith Lepore
Never underestimate the power of fashion.
5:45 pm, March 13th | by Meredith Lepore
Anna Wintour is having a big career day.
5:30 pm, March 6th | by Meredith Lepore
When women are naked in magazines or just very scantily clad it is usually in publications in the Playboy/Maxim genre. But New York Magazine writer Kat Stoefel pointed out that in recent years there has been an uptick in women getting naked or wearing very little in women’s magazines like Allure and Glamour (Kate Hudson is currently topless but covering her breasts on the cover of Glamour this month).
12:30 pm, February 20th | by Meredith Lepore
Runway, hallway. Same thing.
1:45 pm, February 11th | by Meredith Lepore
It is New York Fashion Week right now, which means there is more attention than usual being paid to really expensive clothes, makeup, what celebrities are wearing to go sit in a tent, unwearable shoes, who sits where and underweight models. These trappings of the fashion industry are constantly criticized, parodied, and deemed shallow. Fashion is often held up as being harmful to feminism, but that’s not necessarily true.