Rita Ora doesn’t believe in a demarcation between on- and offstage life, at least when it comes to her theatrical fashion sense. So after Giuseppe Zanotti designed custom shoes for the 28-year-old’s last UK tour, Ora embarked on a collaboration with the designer, adapting her arena style for everyday wear. The capsule, which launched in
I have a lot of sleep problems. Getting up every morning is a struggle punctuated by multiple alarms. Sleep paralysis—when I tell my arm to move and it won’t—is pretty common for me. When I do wake up, my body is sore from sleeping in awkward positions, like on my stomach or with my body
Getty ImagesStephane Cardinale – Corbis The invite to Virgil Abloh’s second menswear collection for Louis Vuitton was a tell: a white diamante-encrusted glove. A video of it was posted to Instagram with the caption, “There’s only one.” Michael Jackson would be theme of the fall collection. So how does that play out in Abloh’s mind?
If It Textures on It Bags were a thing, embossed croc would be it. And lately, all your favorite indie brands like Staud, By Far, Wandler, and more are making it look expensive—without costing you all the money. Cut in ladylike micro styles and modern shapes, it’s safe to say you don’t own anything like
Courtesy of Michele Manteaw Some people dream of becoming a billionaire overnight. Others wish for Hollywood stardom, true love, a paid vacation, bangs that don’t require styling, etc. But me? I have a dream of waking up one day with perfectly smooth and glowing skin. And apparently, I’m not alone in my ridiculously vain pipe
We love a dress year round, so of course we’re forcing them into our winter work wardrobe. Strategically reach for heavier fabrics, renew your obsession with long sleeves, and stock up on Uniqlo’s Heattech tights (seriously, they’re warmer than pants). Shop 17 work dresses that will help you survive the cold without sacrificing style, ahead.
Beth Rebibo/The Licensing Project Don’t let winter weather rob you of your glow. Reclaim your radiance with these expert-recommended oils. Nousha Salimi Los Angeles facialist who looks after Freida Pinto’s skin “I use Olìe x Melissa Meyers RoseGlowDrops Daily RadianceFace Oil ($78) regularly for Reiki facials. It leaves skin dewy and moisturized, and it smells
If you’re going to celebrate cupid’s favorite holiday then you might as well lean into all the sacchrine sweet paraphernalia it has to offer. Because for some, “Pay my rent for Valentine’s Day” just doesn’t have off up the same whiff of romance. Here, 10 gifts that are doused in hearts, littered in roses, and
Bralettes—remember those? The happy medium between a sports bra and those painful underwire bras that rip into your rib cage. They’re also a largely overlooked piece of lingerie, often relegated to the back of your underwear drawer. But Everlane, the beloved eco-friendly fashion label, is on a mission to change that. The Bralette everlane.com $24.00
The start of the new year is one of the most exciting and anxiety-inducing holidays, especially when your bullet journal is brimming with commitments and goals you’ll likely forget by Valentine’s Day from downsizing and Tidying Up to finally putting your gym membership to use. But, as the saying goes, there’s no better “new year,
Fashion designers have always taken a liking to Disney characters. In 2016, Kenzo saluted classic Disney movie The Jungle Book; Coach put an edgy spin on beloved Disney princesses for its Disney x Coach collection released last year. And with the Chinese New Year quickly approaching, Gucci is celebrating the Year of the Pig with
Meet the three designers transforming found objects into wearable treasures. Arcana New York Ankur Maniar Storytelling is at the heart of this Brooklyn-based label. According to founder and Parsons grad Arianna Reagan, every fabric has a backstory, whether it be an antique kimono silk that didn’t quite pass muster with a Japanese vendor or endek
Getty Images 2019 is all about reinventing yourself. Get that drastic hair cut! Invest in quality beauty products! Hit the nail salon for the manicure of your dreams! It’s your year baby! Michelle Humphrey, nail artist behind Dua Lipa, Lorde, and Rita Ora’s coolest nail designs, is here to help you with the last one.
An at-home manicure can be daunting: You have to worry about trimming your own nails, shaping them to perfection, and most importantly, applying the polish just-so with the hopes that your DIY manicure will last just as long as one you’d get at a salon. But that’s where these top coats and polishes come in.
In our latest episode of Waking Up With, Ashley Graham—ELLE’s February cover star and executive producer of Lifetime’s new competition show, American Beauty Star—let us, and her 7.8 million followers, in on her morning routine. Tune in for the morning devotions that get her going, her crystal deodorant obsession, and her minimal makeup routine. “I
Transparent accessories were a huge trend in 2018, and see-through PVC totes, cross bodies, and bucket bags are still going strong. If you’re willing to get candid with the contents of your purse (who cares if you carry three spare tampons, gum, and every receipt under the sun) we’ve got some options for you.
If you’re like everyone else on the internet who binge-watched Marie Kondo’s Netflix series Tidy Up, you’ve likely experienced a sudden urge to purge, leading you to declutter and/or totally cleanse your space, especially your closet. Well, thanks to an new initiative launched by J. Crew this week, you’ll have a place to recycle those
Girls with curls know one underlying fact: All shampoos are not created equal. Personally, I have short natural hair (read: tightly coiled) and have learned the hard way that certain formulas literally suck the life out of my hair, leaving me with a headache and tangles. Rule number one? Curls crave moisture, making it imperative
I have a confession: I’m a foundation snob. My favorite ones tend to be on the prestige end of the spectrum (as in I’m not afraid to shell out $64 for a bottle), but that’s only because I hadn’t found a drugstore foundation to really win me over. Then, one day I forgot to bring
Getty ImagesDimitrios Kambouris The demand for transparency in the fashion industry has resulted in brands like Burberry and DVF vowing to go fur-free, and most recently, Chanel forgoing the use of exotic skins and fur in their future collections. To kick off the new year, Tiffany & Co. joins this fold, announcing plans to share
We’ll preface this by saying yes, ugly sneakers may not be for you. But there are five stages to loving and accepting the divisive style. 1) Initial Denial: You’re confused as to why anyone would choose mutant dad kicks. 2) Deep Disgust: Their omnipresent existence makes your skin crawl. 3) Bargaining: “Maybe if they were
Identify The Problem and Select The Right Cream Not all dark spots are created equal: They stem from three sources. UV exposure can trigger a growth of excess skin cells called solar lentigo, aka sun spots, liver spots, or age spots. The cells, pigmented with melanin, cluster together, forming a circular mark a few shades
Courtesy of Girlfriend Collective Whether you’re an AA or D+ cup size, a good (no, great!) sports bra is essential when breaking a sweat. Fashun is an obvious part of the equation, but more important is a comfortable fit that supports your girls. When shopping for the perfect bra it’s important to figure out what
Tonight, film and television’s biggest stars gathered together to kick off 2019 awards season with the Golden Globes. They did not disappoint in the beauty department, opting for bold and colorful choices like green eyeshadow, blue lashes, and surprise dye jobs. See Lady Gaga, Lupita Nyong’o, Constance Wu, and more stars whose beauty looks stood
Instagram 2019 is all about change: Changing your habits, changing your schedule, and, of course, changing your hair. Blame the algorithm or my screen time issues but I truly believe Instagram is trying to convince me to get bangs. From fashion bloggers to hot mamas and beautiful models, here are nine Instagram cool girls that
As someone who has gone through a dramatic chop before, I know that figuring out how to style your hair once it’s all cut off can be intimidating. It took weeks of experimenting with different hair styles, products, and tools to figure out my routine. Curling, in particular, seemed more difficult to get right because
Courtesy of Lush Cosmetics There’s eggplant, and then there’s the eggplant emoji, which any professional sexter knows has nothing to do with nightshades. This Valentine’s Day, Lush Cosmetics is on a mission to help you up the ante on your flirt game by turning the horniest emojis into bath “We’re going into 2019 with big
A new year brings the chance to throw out everything you hated about the previous year and start with a freshly found energy. Often times this is related to your diet, sometimes your self-care regimen, almost always money—but it’s also a great time to consider personal style. I asked my fellow ELLE staffers to share