From tuxedo to quilted cape: the evolution of menswear at the Met Gala

I’ve never been a huge fan of male celebrity fashion. I’m no fashion expert, but although I’ve seen celebrities sporting a wide variety of styles with tons of creative exploration, men have always seemed to settle for a black and white tuxedo. Overall, menswear trends at events like the Met Gala have been woefully simple […]

Covid likely led to rare disease that left 8-year-old girl paralyzed

A Minnesota woman whose daughter has been hospitalized since March is urging people to get vaccinated and wear masks as the delta variant spreads and children return to class. Lani Bauer’s 8-year-old daughter, Avella, has been diagnosed with Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis (ADEM), a disease that developed after testing positive for Covid-19. In early March, Avella […]

Kabul’s transformation, one month after the Taliban took power

KABUL, Afghanistan – At first, the capital almost seems to come to life: wooden carts stuffed with fruit for sale in the scorching sun, rutted cars cluttering the dusty streets, beggars reaching out to grab your arm from behind the blue burqa and the smells of fresh kebabs and diesel mingled with a strange but […]

Finding a good children’s mask is even more difficult this fall as the Delta variant increases

Most of the more popular masks sell out quickly as parents look to upgrade their children’s masks to better protect themselves against the Delta variant. The sheet masks used by many children last year are not as effective against the current strain, scientists say. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that all students […]

Cheongsam and Ao Dai – from Eurasian coercion to nationalist icon

Walk along the bustling sidewalks of Chinatown in Sydney, Hong Kong or Shanghai on Lunar New Year’s Day and one will likely be greeted with many sightings of an iconic dress – the Cheongsam. Hitch a scooter south to Hanoi and a remarkably similar one Ao Dai reign supreme. Although seemingly distinct, both owe their […]

Saudi women undergo marginal reforms

Among the countries of the Middle East, Saudi Arabia has traditionally demonstrated one of the highest rates of gender inequality. This wide divide is deeply rooted in patriarchal and cultural traditions and it has been reported year after year by various international institutions such as the world Bank and the United Nations. Despite this, the […]

When it comes to headwear, Anne Monlezun and Kevin Mattingly have you covered – American Press

Some people are eager to slow down when they reach retirement age, not Anne Monlezun and Kevin Mattingly. She’s opening a shop to do what she loves and he started his online cap company so he can travel, see more places, meet more people, and sell more caps along the way. Fedora fascinator Sassy Royals […]

Palaiologue, the new fashion clothing brand with a Byzantine twist

paleologist is the new slow-fashion clothing brand created by the Greek-American Vicky Hioureas. His first collection attracted a lot of attention for its unique philosophy and its connection to the traditional clothing of rural Greece. Hioureas was born and raised in a suburb of Los Angeles to Greek parents who emigrated from the Peloponnese – […]

10 versatile work outfit ideas that will enhance your wardrobe

The work week is full of deadlines, meetings, rushing between calls and finalizing projects. In the midst of all the hustle and bustle, it’s ideal to wear something that makes you feel confident and powerful, which can even lead to improved performance. And the good news is, you don’t have to have an endless amount […]