Footwear company Nine West files for bankruptcy and will sell some brands

U.S. footwear and apparel company Nine West filed for bankruptcy on Friday and said it would sell its Nine West and Bandolino footwear and handbag business to Authentic Brands Group. Nine West, which owns brands such as Anne Klein and Gloria Vanderbilt, said it had received $300 million in debtor-in-possession financing and had entered a […]

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Teen girl humiliated after school official made her cover ‘protruding’ nipples

A Florida student says she was humiliated when school officials decided her “protruding” nipples were a distraction and asked her to hide them with Band-Aids. Lizzy Martinez, 17, claimed she was called in to the dean’s office Monday at Branden River High School, where she was told that her lack of a bra was drawing […]

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Article about Meghan Markle’s ‘single gray hair’ sparks backlash

An article pointing out Meghan Markles “single gray hair” is drawing backlash online.  (Reuters) It seems no one can stop talking about Meghan Markle. With her royal wedding to Prince Harry quickly approaching, everything the former actress does or wears makes headlines. But one article in particular about the bride-to-be’s hair is receiving a lot […]

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How John Lewis Plans To Buck The Retail Apocalypse

“The British high street is not dead.” So said Paula Nickolds, the managing director of John Lewis, as the department store chain prepared to unveil its 50th shop. The slick White City location, which opens today, aims to be a locus of “inspiration and discovery”, Nickolds said, as she guided a group of journalists through […]

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Kendall and Kylie Jenner reach settlement with Tupac’s photographer over ‘vintage’ T-shirts

Kendall and Kylie Jenner have reportedly reached a settlement with Tupac’s photographer over the unauthorized use of his work on their “vintage” T-shirt collection. The famous duo found themselves facing intense social media backlash last year after their new clothing collection debuted. The Kendall + Kylie One of One tops, which retailed for $125, featured […]

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Sheerly Genius is applying technology to an age-old problem for women: Hosiery that won’t tear easily

Sheerly genius “indestructible tights” made of ballistic grade fiber For any woman who’s ever confronted the age old problem of pantyhose that tears easily, one start-up is using technology to come to the rescue. Sheerly Genius, a company based out of San Francisco, has created what it calls the world’s first “indestructible” pair of sheer […]

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‘Fieri’s Follicles’ lets you name a strand of Guy Fieri’s hair after someone

For decades, many people who struggle to find the perfect gift have defaulted to naming stars after loved ones — but the practice has been roundly criticized by the International Astronomical Union. So instead of immortalizing your friends and family with a fictitious title to a flaming ball of plasma, you might as well dedicate a […]

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Beer ad pulled for ‘vilifying’ redheads

An Australian ad for a new ginger ale craft beer was pulled after the country’s Ad Standards ruled that it was “discriminating” and “vilifying” people with red hair, Australian news site Mumbrella reports. In the ad for Carlton and United Breweries’ Rusty Yak Gingery Ale, which launched earlier this year, several redheads are shown while […]

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Pope Francis says it’s ‘abuse’ to accessorize with the crucifix

The Pope hit out at the ‘abuse’ of the crucifix by people who wear them as fashion accessories. In a speech at St Peter’s Square in the Vatican, Pope Francis said that the crucifix is a religious sign to be ‘contemplated and understood’, rather than merchandised. He said that the crucifix is a sacred sign […]

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‘Curvy’ Instagrammer’s inspiring message about ‘Mr. 6-Pack’ husband goes viral

A body-positive Instagrammer has taken to social media to speak out against trolls who feel her husband is too handsome for her. On Thursday Jenna Kutcher posted a picture on Instagram of her and her husband – “Mr. 6-Pack” – strolling down a beach in Hawaii. The adorable shot, taken by wedding photographer Lindsey Roman, […]

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