Day: April 2, 2021

5 Designers to Know From Seoul Fashion Week Fall 2021

It was just over a year ago when Seoul Fashion Week became one of the first major fashion events to fall victim to the coronavirus. Due to South Korea’s locus as an early hotspot for the pandemic, the announcement of its postponement was made while Paris Fashion Week was still very much underway. While the situation in South Korea is currently stable, the week’s organizers were keen to ensure that this season’s events went ahead as responsibly as possible, with all of the shows live-streamed without an audience. Yet what emerged from these limitations was a surprising amount of creativity,

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Baublebar Just Launched a Collection of Customizable Throw Blankets

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Baublebar may be best known for its celeb- and shopper-loved jewelry, from stackable rings to coordinated earring sets, but now the brand is here with a new launch that anyone can enjoy, especially if you’re still spending plenty of time at home. Now you can shop a custom blanket and throw collection, with three unique designs that you can personalize with your own name or initials.

The collection includes two sizes of

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The Weekly Covet: Spring Accessories

Once a week, we ask our editors to share the items they’ve been loving or lusting after—whether it’s a new skincare product we’re dying to try or a travel essential we can’t live without. Consider “The Weekly Covet” your editor-approved wish list for beauty, travel, fashion, and everything in between.

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Aurelia

“Three sister’s in Mexico partner with specialized artisans who utilize woodworking and charrería influences to create Aurelia, a new twist to the summer basket bag. A range of natural wooden boxes act as a bag to hold all of your essentials while the leather straps are interchangeable giving

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The Fashion World Is Sweet For These Unashamedly Retro ’80s Cakes

If the old clichés are to be believed, the fashion industry is populated by people who exist solely on champagne, cigarettes and the sort of spiritual nourishment only proximity to classic Chanel and couture gowns can provide. But the latest lockdown food craze suggests the style set has acquired something of a sweet tooth. The Instagram crowd is enjoying a spring fling with ’80s cakes: unabashedly retro bakes decorated with concentric rows of whipped pastel frosting, old-fashioned curlicue text and glacé cherries, and all in a palette worthy of Marie Antoinette.

An ornate April’s Baker birthday cake for Susie

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Cleveland Indians ban exploitative Native American imagery in the ballpark, but they allow Chief Wahoo? This Week in the CLE

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Cleveland Indians fans will not be able to paint their faces in Native American fashion or wear headdresses to games at Progressive Field this season.

But fans can wear Chief Wahoo. We’re talking about the reasoning on This Week in the CLE.

Listen online here.

Editor Chris Quinn hosts our daily half-hour news podcast, with Leila Atassi, Jane Kahoun and me.

You’ve been sending Chris lots of thoughts and suggestions on our from-the-newsroom account, in which he shares what we’re thinking about at cleveland.com. You can sign up for free by sending a text to 216-868-4802.

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Fashion stylist commands Garment District revitalization

AK Brown, professional fashion stylist and blogger, is on a quest to reshape the district and provide more diversity amongst Black creatives in the process

ST. LOUIS — It’s no secret Los Angeles and New York are among the world’s top fashion cities, known for setting trends and pushing the style envelope.

One might wonder how St. Louis, a midwestern city with more than 300,000 residents fits into the global fashion conversation.

Beginning in the late 19th century until the end of World War II, the city was recognized for being a garment manufacturing hub. During that era, Washington Avenue

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