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Has Fashion Week's Influencer Bubble Finally Burst?

Aspiring show attendees calling themselves 'influencers' flood the inboxes of PRs with requests for invites each season.<p><b>NEW YORK, United States —</b> …

Fashion Week

Artboard Studio: The last Mockup Creator tool you will ever need.

Let us introduce Artboard Studio, what is it? Let's say it will be the first and last mockup creator tool you will ever need. It's a browser-based …

Mockups

Just A Super Useful Guide To Every Skincare Vitamin And What They Actually Do

Can vitamins really give you flawless skin? This is the ABC you need to know about...<p>From Seven Seas to Centrum, taking vitamins with breakfast is a pretty natural thing for most of us, but no matter how many of those chewy orange tablets you eat, your body only delivers a small amount of these to …

These are the five things guests actually care about at weddings

Not only can weddings be astonishingly expensive, but they can also be very stressful for couples, who want to get every element of the day right for their guests. However, according to new research from American Express, the elements of the day that guests find the most important are actually …

Believe The Reviewers’ Hype, These 39 Amazon Products Are That Good

Whether you're buying products on Amazon, or buying them from — come to think of it, who really buys anything that's not from Amazon these days? The …

Meet the fast disappearing community of Indians and Pakistanis of African origin

When people think of Africans in Indian history, Malik Ambar tends to be the first name to come to mind. Brought to Ahmadnagar as a warrior-slave in the 16th century, he rose to be the general of the Deccan sultanate’s army—and eventually its regent.<p>Yet, Ambar was only the most successful of …

What's Ailing America's Fashion Darlings?

Once popular American labels are struggling to adapt to a perfect storm of shifting consumer tastes, failing department stores and the rise of …

The $25 Amazon Item I Pack for Every Single Trip

You know those finds that are just all-around game changers? The ones that make you go: <i>Wow, how did I ever live without this</i>? Well, I’ve had that …

8 Genius Things Hidden on the Amazon Website

Turns out that on top of fast shipping and affordable pricing, if you're willing to spend some time digging through the navigational menu on the …

Op-Ed | Millennials Say They Care About Sustainability. So, Why Don't They Shop This Way?

The gap between millennials’ stated interest in sustainability and their actual purchasing patterns is not due to lack of conviction but product …

Sustainability

Fairytale Prisoner by Choice: The Photographic Eye of Melania Trump

Why won’t the first lady show up for her job? <i>Why?</i> I became obsessed with this question and eventually looked to Melania’s Twitter history for …

20 Simple Habits That Will Make You Happier

I am fascinated with the habits that affect happiness, health, productivity and success. I read everything I can get my hands on related to these …

Happiness

3 Icebreakers To Build Empathy Among Strangers Within 10 Minutes

The head of First Round’s Knowledge program shares how to skip the boring small talk and get to the stuff that matters faster.<p>Anita Hossain, who leads the Knowledge program at First Round, is a fan of quick social and psychological icebreakers–the kind that help people understand themselves and …

These 5 Female Entrepreneurs Are Sharing Their Secrets for Success

At B+C’s core, we strive to inspire women to take action — to pursue endeavors with courage, confidence, and community by their side. Whether it’s kickstarting a small business, running for office, or learning how to watercolor, we want to be that small, encouraging nudge toward your loftiest …

Entrepreneurship

I Ran My Day Like Elon Musk Runs His -- and This Is What Happened

Here's what scheduling each five-minute chunk of my day and skipping breakfast taught me.<p>What happens when you try to run your day like Elon Musk, but you’re neither a CEO (sorry, Mom) or a billionaire? I decided to find out by breaking up my schedule on Tuesday, April 17, into five-minute time …

27 Incredibly Useful Things You Didn’t Know Chrome Could Do

Give your internet experience a jolt of fresh energy with these easily overlooked features, options, and shortcuts for Google’s browser.<p>These days, a browser is more than just a basic navigator for the web. It’s effectively a second desktop—a gateway to countless apps, sites, and services. And …

Google Drive

Starting a new job soon? The tip that changed my life

<b>Here’s a tip that my mentor told me a few years ago before I started my most recent role and it CHANGED. MY. LIFE.</b><p><b>I report to the CEO</b> of the company …

Bridesmaid Proposal Coffee Cup

Can ‘Sick-Cute’ Fashion Break Japan’s Silence on Suicide?

With garments spelling ‘I Want to Die’ and accessories like syringes and bandages, a dark offshoot of the oppressively cute ‘kawaii’ culture is …

Mental Health

Lego Builds a Sustainable Future, One Brick at a Time

Three years ago, Lego pumped $155 million into a new Sustainable Materials Center, which set more than 100 employees on the task of Lego using fully …

What’s Up With Bar Soap? Here’s Why We Gave It Another Chance

Luxury beauty has been all about oils, potions and elixirs for the last few years. And, while we've reserved a warm place in our hearts for a scented …

Rebooting Your Mother’s Beauty Brands

The prestige beauty sector is booming with successful indies, but heritage brands are finding their footing.<p><b>NEW YORK, United States —</b> Midday on a …

Louis Vuitton’s New Appointment Marks an Important Victory for Marketing Hype Over Design - StyleZeitgeist

When two and a half years ago Balenciaga hired the unproven but exciting (at the time) Demna Gvasalia, Alex Fury, the respected fashion critic, wrote …