- Happy Monday! Let’s start with some home stuff: Here are 10 decor trends that are totally over, including—le sigh—those Lucite Ghost chairs, sheepskin throw rugs and chevron. (Looks like I need new dining room chairs.) [Refinery29]
- Check this out: It’s a fake suit that looks (at least at first glance) shockingly like the real thing. It’s called Suitsy, and it might be every man’s dream. [Betabrand]
Up next: How Zara is actually more expensive than Balenciaga.
- The bad news: There’s no way to predict whether a sweater will pill—it happens to even the most expensive knits. The good news: There’s a whole science to sweater pilling, and great advice for getting rid of it. First things first? Don’t pull on them, leave the sweater razors alone, and grab a … pumice stone? [Wall Street Journal]
- Did you know Sears has a drive-through service? You schedule a return or exchange online, and then alert the store via a mobile app when you’ve parked. Then a timer begins: Sears employees have five minutes (assistance within five minutes is guaranteed!) to run out to your car and help you. [Racked]
Click here for the grossest earrings ever. (But prepare yourselves.)
Which counties are seeing an influx of millennials? Which are seeing rapid emigration? And where the heck are baby boomers going? RealtyTrac’s latest report answers these and other questions after analyzing Census population data in over 1,800 counties between 2007 and 2013.
In addition to using the Census data to track each generation’s migration patters, the study used rental rates and median prices to see what prompted millennials and baby boomers to go certain places and not others. (For the record, RealtyTrac defines baby boomers as people born between the years 1945 and 1964, and millennials as those born between 1977 and 1992.)
Here’s what the real estate website found in its analysis: Read more »
- Did you know you don’t actually need a separate highlighter and eyeshadow? These multitasking beauty products will save you time and money. [Wall Street Journal]
- Ask anyone who has worn faux eyelashes, those pretty little falsies can be extremely frustrating. Enter: The 10 Emotional Stages of Wearing False Eyelashes. [Bustle]
- Whaaat? OneClique is changing up the shoe game with mix-and-match upper and lower shoe components. The verdict is still out on how functional this really is. [Refinery29]
Keep reading for a terrifying sequined Kimye sweatshirt.
- Did you know vinegar is great for cleaning boots? That and more boot-saving tips right here. [Style List]
- Turns out fall’s beauty looks don’t need to cost you hundreds of dollars. This roundup spotlights 58 beauty products under $25 that are actually legit. [Refinery 29]
- Get your white hats on: the Scandal Collection for The Limited is here on September 23. And get this? It’s extremely chic and true to the Olivia Pope character. We’ll take camel wrap coat, please. [Jezebel]
Keep reading to see the wildest beauty looks from NYFW. You’ve been warned.
- Birkenstock fans, we have a treat for you. You can get your hands on another pair of trendy-meets-comfy kicks this spring: Dr. Scholl’s look-a-likes from the Marc Jacobs show. Enjoy! [Glamour]
- Any lady can tell you that bra shopping can be a total nightmare. Enter: True & Co., a bra company working to accommodate over 6,000 body types. [Styleite]
- Uh, did this 10 year-old just become our style icon? Mr. Cory is the 10-year-old CEO of a cookie company, and he dresses infinitely cooler than any of us did at that age. [Man Repeller]
Keep reading to find out the most fashion-forward rain boots to rock this spring.
- With dozens of perfectly polished, coiffed, and dressed models in a single runway show, we knew there had to be some backstage secrets. Here, 23 beauty hacks from industry experts to score their looks on the fly. [Lucky]
- Oh, Jimmy Kimmel, you’ve done it again. For this segment of Lie Witness News, they stood outside during NYFW and asked stylish folks about “designers” such as Chandler Bing and Antonin Scalia. Hilarity ensues. [YouTube]
Keep reading to find out which holiday collab you need to look out for.
- Tackling those fall runway trends is no easy feat. (We swear menswear vests are making a comeback!) To help you don the funkiest of trends this season, we suggest consulting this handy guide. [Refinery 29]
- Just when we thought the new Apple Watch was the biggest Apple news this week, Elie Tahari decided to give them a run for their money. The designer debuted a dress with “50 plus iPhones sewn into the mesh ‘techno-fabric.” [Bustle]
Keep reading to find out why Christian Louboutin made a $50 nail polish. (Hint: there’s science to back it up.)
- Has everyone in fashion stopped wearing makeup? It sure looks like it. [Into The Gloss]
- The Clintons gave every guest at Oscar de la Renta’s NYFW show a stuffed elephant to remind people of the animals’ threat of extinction. Irony. [WWD]
- Please watch this Vine of Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen before their presentation of The Row’s spring ’15 collection. It’s hilariously awkward. [Who What Wear]
There’s more straight ahead!
- Cashmere season is almost upon us! To prep your cozy looks, read this handy guide to caring for your cashmere. (The key to washing: Do not wring or twist.). [Free People]
- We love the metallic temporary tattoo trend as much as the next person (see: the gorgeous tats from The Geisha House). However, temporary tattoos are just that—temporary. Which is why we’re a little baffled that 24 karat gold and 99.9% silver temporary tattoos just hit the market. [My Jewel Candy]
Keep reading for 30 ways to wear grown-up nail art this fall.