DARKOA: Fast fashion has dangerous consequences

Many millennials and Zoomers alike have grown up in the age of mass consumerism. We have all heard of the phrase, “shop ’til you drop,” and for some of us, this is how we are used to spending our money. Shopping malls are always the go-to weekend place, and with online shopping at our disposal, purchasing an entirely new wardrobe has never been easier.  Like so many Americans, I had become accustomed to this way of life.

Then, the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic happened. With malls closed and delivery services delayed, I no longer had a need to purchase anything

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Eve in Tom Ford-Era Gucci

The rapper attended the 2003 Met Gala in this timeless stunner.

There are perfectly good celebrity style moments, and then there are the looks that really stick with you, the ones you try desperately to recreate at home. In ‘Great Outfits in Fashion History,’ Fashionista editors are revisiting their all-time favorite lewks.

I would rarely call most looks dating from the mid-aughts period “timeless” — actually, if anything, most red carpet outfits from that time period could be carbon-dated with a precision usually only seen in the field of chemistry.

But the stunning dress worn by Eve to

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Jana Kramer ‘Annoyed’ Ex Johnathon Schaech Posted Wedding Pic

Untag, please! Jana Kramer was not happy that ex-husband Johnathon Schaech shared a photo of their 2010 wedding on social media.

“So my ex-husband, because I guess he technically was a husband, so he tweeted out a picture of our wedding day,” Kramer, 37, said on the Monday, April 5, episode of her “Whine Down” podcast. “But he tags me in it … first of all, why are you tagging me in it?”

Jana Kramer and Johnathon Schaech. Matt Baron/Shutterstock; Rob Latour/Shutterstock

On her podcast, the country singer said that she and Schaech, 51, are friendly, and noted that she’s

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Amazon is snapping up disused shopping malls and turning them into fulfillment centers

Malls that buckled due to e-commerce or suffered during the pandemic are being given new life by the very entity that precipitated their decline — Amazon.

Over the last several months, the retail giant has gone on a shopping spree of its own, buying up disused malls across the country and turning them into distribution centers.

In March, Amazon won approval to turn a mall in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, into a 3.4 million-square-foot distribution building, and a mall in Knoxville, Tennessee, into a 220,000-square-foot distribution center. In December, the local planning board in Worcester, Massachusetts, signed off on Amazon’s request

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Low-rise jeans and Y2K fashion is back. Don’t panic.

Some time ago (as in, before pants made out of denim ceased to be part of our day-to-day wardrobes) I made a bet with a friend who said that she’d never wear low-rise jeans again. There were whispers going around that the most maligned item of mid-aughts clothing was starting to pop up on Bella Hadid, fashion show runways, and cool young people in places like downtown Manhattan — basically the trifecta of “things that are going to become a Thing.”

Anyway, I set a reminder on my phone that by the year 2025, she’d be wearing low-rise pants again

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How an Unconventional Bride Chose an Avant-Garde Wedding Registry

The Vogue Wedding Registry is a place to discover the items most coveted by brides around the world—and to inspire your own wish list.

Kelly Connor and Noah Wunsch eloped at an intimate ceremony held in Big Sur last fall, both wearing Thom Browne. Connor wore a 2018 archival look by the designer (for whom Connor works as director of brand relations) and the groom, Noah Wunsch, wore a made-to-measure suit in his favorite shade—ruby (a nod to his work as the founder of beverage start-up Ruby Hibiscus Water). The couple’s quiet, quirky, artistic sensibility came through in their wedding.

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