Market Report: Yep, Urban Outfitters is in Trouble Again

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  • Happy Friday! It seems Urban Outfitters and American Apparel are neck-and-neck in a race for who can grab the most negative publicity. This week, UO takes the lead after landing in hot water for allegedly ripping off an artist’s design for this skirt. [Huffington Post]
  • Want to work in fashion? This is what you wear to your job interview, straight from industry experts. [Fashionista]
  • Angelina Jolie wore a rubber gown. [People]

Keep on readin’.

Market Report: 5 Ways to Cover Your Hair When It’s Ridiculously Hot Outside

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  • Welcome back from Memorial Day weekend, Shoppists! Here are five chic ways to deal with your hair when it’s blazing hot out there, including my fave: the turban. [Huffington Post]
  • Here’s that pic of Kim Kardashian‘s wedding dress. Now can we all please move on? [Philadelphia Wedding]
  • And in less annoying Kardashian news: Kendall Jenner seriously rocked the Cannes Film Festival red carpet. [WhoWhatWear]

Is the long weekend really over?

Market Report: 13 Step-by-Step Rules to Whitening Your White Clothes

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  • Happy Memorial Day weekend! Let’s celebrate with this invaluable guide to getting your white clothes as bright white as possible. Tip: Sort by level of dinginess!  [FabSugar]
  • Eek. Ann Taylor made a major Photoshop fail. [Jezebel]
  • This is the year of Pharrell. The creative wunderkind has a new fragrance out, and the bottle looks pretty cool. Because of course it does. [WWD]

Start your weekend here!

Market Report: 9 Tricks to Get the Most Out of Your Curling Iron

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  • This is quite possibly the best-ever guide to curling your hair, whether you prefer to use a flat-iron, wand or curling iron. [The Beauty Department]
  • More super-useful tips for you: Use baby powder and Sweet ‘N Low to get oil stains out of silk. Who knew? [Glamour]
  • The  Tucker x Anthropologie collection is now available online! It’s affordable ($38 to $98) and very, very cute. Go! Shop! [InStyle]

Keep reading. (You know you want to.)

Market Report: Why You Need to Stop Wearing Matching Earrings

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  • Your shoes should match. Your earrings, though? Not anymore. Style tip of the day: Swap out one of your studs for a mismatched one (say, a pearl on one ear and a gold stud on the other) for instant style cred. [Fashionista]
  • And, ugh, here’s the omnipresent Kate Upton in a bikini in zero gravity or, as The Cut puts it, “space boobs.” (Thanks, Kate. Now go away for a little bit.) [The Cut]

More fun stuff right this way.