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Consider the Caftan: Vacation-Dressing Made Easy

RATHER IRONICALLY, relaxing takes work. Even a do-nothing vacation of cozying up to your Kindle on an uneventful island requires figuring out what to wear for your days in the sun. One garment, however, can help curtail the indecision. Consider the caftan. “Caftans can be worn on the beach or poolside and then later, perhaps over
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Air-Dry Your Hair Adeptly: 4 No-Frizz Strategies

IN THE THROES of summer heat, few beauty rituals are more masochistic than blow-drying your hair. And with the humidity index at its highest, trying to achieve smooth, straight locks can be futile. But the alternative, air-drying, comes with its own frustrations and risks. The following strategies—easier than daily blow-drying, we swear—make it less of
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Summery Espadrilles: Which Heel Height is Right for You?

Flat-Out Gorgeous Comfort is king. With these espadrilles from Soludos, the one-inch lift is entirely horizontal. The elegantly pale shade and ballet-slipper-like ankle-ties lend otherwise chunky shoes an air of delicacy. Espadrilles, $79, soludos.com. Gather Up There’s a retro charm to these pleated, rope-soled numbers—the sort of coquettish but quite functional footwear a suburbanite might have worn about
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An Inspiring New Travel Guide With Style—and Soul

ON HER HONEYMOON two years ago, Sofía Sanchez de Betak found herself at a highly recommended, expensive boutique hotel in Brazil—and was utterly miserable. “It was in a very beautiful place,” she explained, “but it lacked a soul.” So Ms. Sanchez de Betak, 30, a Buenos Aires-born and New York-based art director who’s traveled extensively, decided
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Is a $415 Men’s T-Shirt Better Than a $6 One?

IMAGINE A FOOTBALL-FIELD-SIZE ice-cream parlor. Now, imagine that every flavor is vanilla. That might be the best way to describe what the market for plain white T-shirts looks like right now. “We sell white tees from everyone,” said Kevin Harter, vice president for men’s fashion direction at Bloomingdale’s. Indeed, the store’s selection ranges from Calvin
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NELLYRODI IS HIRING A BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT / SALES AGENT, WEST COAST

NellyRodi is a leading international Trend agency headquartered in Paris. Our vision is based on understanding and anticipating what’s new in consumer behavior and market leader attitudes as well as the innovations in every sector. The final forecast reports integrate studies from three areas of observation: Consumer, Creative and Marketing Intelligence. Our NYC office opened last
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Is Your T-Shirt ‘Nibbled’ or ‘Mothbitten’?

“You wore it in a lake, you wore it sliding down a dirt hill,” says Blaine Halvorson, founder of clothing company MadeWorn. But you didn’t really. [embed]https://youtu.be/8eRwgXBp1XA[/embed] The goal of MadeWorn’s rock-concert T-shirts is to mimic a shirt that was worn at least once a week for 20 years, Mr. Halvorson says. They sell for $160 and up. Each
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TRASH AND VAUDEVILLE IS HIRING A SALES ASSOCIATE IN NEW YORK

Trash and Vaudeville is looking for a sales associate for our East Village location. We are seeking a responsible, creative, fashion forward, and dependable individual who is devoted to pursuing a career in fashion and retail. Responsibilities include: Maintaining the highest degree of customer service Possessing a knowledge of Excel and inventory management Maintaining merchandising standards