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F that: dry cleaning—try these washable …

It’s not only a big pain to remember to drop off and pick up dry cleaning, but 70 percent of dry cleaners are still using perchloroethylene, a chemical that has been linked to cancer and neurotoxicity in addition to being…

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What’s Mother’s Day like when …

The longer I’m a mother, the more conflicted I feel about Mother’s Day. The consumerism, the pressure it puts on husbands, and the disappointment when expectation leads to deer-in-headlights inertia—all of it has me ambivalent about the holiday. But what’s…

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Spring and summer party outfit inspiration from …

Rabens Saloner founder Birgitte Raben Olrik has come a long way since selling trinkets out of the back of her car during her many adventures traveling in Asia. But the Danish designer’s gorgeous garments hint at her passion for travel…

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Summer sandals women from 19 to 99 will love

Every woman in my world, regardless of her age, will no longer suffer for footwear. We’re no longer here for sky-high stilettos, binding straps and cushionless footbeds. And that means we’re taking another look at the footwear brands that have…

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F that: Dieting, because it’s toxic …

Photo by Luísa Schetinger on Unsplash Instagram churns out a lot of eye-rolling, irritating and downright offensive content. Unwanted advice about what women should eat, alongside unrealistic, unattainable images of women’s bodies is at the forefront of that category. But…

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Mean reads: Women in cannabis, toxic Microsoft, …

Trickle-down equality: more women in congress means less sexism for staffers: ““It’s awesome. It makes you feel really empowered.”[Roll Call] Ilhan Omar tells Stephen Colbert she’s not in congress to be quiet: “This whole process has been one of growth…

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Why the F not: A sofa at …

Sure there are banquettes and benches often found at the dining table. But what if you’re partial to something more flexible? Something that will double as place to lounge when you’re not entertaining? I submit the option of a good…

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5 designers who can help you get that …

In case you haven’t noticed, channeling your inner prairie woman is very in. Laura Ingalls is your new muse, if you’ll have her. The New York times noted the trend in September, and multiple outlets have followed suit. Personally I’m…

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