The run-of-the-mill bomber had its time in the spotlight, but the trendiest jacket of the moment is the wannabe souvenir jacket. My friend Seth Weisser, owner of What Goes Around Comes Around, has been collecting them for over 25 years. Actually, I scored mine from his cooler-than-thou store in SoHo, frequented by the likes of Katy Perry and Rihanna. You can now pick up a not inaccurate though admittedly knockoff version of its vintage counterparts at Topshop; Olivia Palermo already did and she styled it right. As for the originals, I decided to ask Seth to decipher the root of this East-meets-West trend...
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Probiotics have been thrust into the spotlight as of late, and while it's always best to get these healthy bacteria strains from food, it's not always feasible to load our plates with kimchi and sauerkraut. Countless wellness experts advocate adding a daily probiotic supplement to your diet, but they're far from created equally. Recent skin breakouts and a bloated belly (despite a healthy diet) made me take a deeper look into the ins and outs of probiotics. I spent hours Googling (to the point at which my boyfriend said, "I see what you mean when you say you can get obsessive"), and the ideas out there are so ridiculously conflicting that I decided to reach out to some experts. Read on to find out what they say and for some trusted brands to boost your digestive health.
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As it turns out, I have more than a few things in common with Marc Jacobs, including this new B.Y.O.T. (tequila not included) tote that we both carry. During New York Fashion Week, it saved me from total disaster when my bag was stolen. This spacious tote, holding my keys, camera, and other valuables, was tucked safely in the car with our driver.
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According to my new BFF, famed astrologer Susan Miller, the stars are aligned for anyone born within four days of August 26th. Over the next year, we lucky August babies will be enjoying the kind of good fortune people only experience once in a lifetime! It just so happens that stars are my favorite print, and coincidentally, they are everywhere in fashion right now – most importantly, of course, on bags...
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