Sunday, September 15, 2019 - 4:28pm
Emily Yang

The titular character of Adelle Waldman’s 2013 novel The Love Affairs Of Nathaniel P is performing a kind of lower-stakes version of Lily Bart’s social weighing; instead of two distinct, relatively fixed systems, Nate is evaluating a string of women for compatibility, never quite being able to settle on what he actually wants from them.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 5:38pm
Sam Kremke

If you’ll humor me, from my velveteen dreams to yours, I’d like to start a conversation.

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 5:37pm
Maxwell Schwarz

I had a bum tire in a small northern town, over 200 miles from home, on a holiday weekend. For those of you not from the Midwest, this is a calamity of the highest magnitude.

Monday, September 2, 2019 - 4:26pm
Emily Yang

It’s unsurprising that there are a lot of novels about writers and their social circles, and often about the process of writing a novel.

Wednesday, July 10, 2019 - 6:17pm

Though we find ourselves circling back to the original themes we encountered in “Over the Wall,” there’s never a moment where it feels redundant or trite, given the more complex plot line and the entanglements of other characters.

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 3:55pm

Opening on a gluttonous helping of piercing, Prodigy-indebted synth and a battery of steel-toed boots (the house down), Donatella Versace’s message at the Versace Menswear Spring 2020 show was both composite and staggeringly clear. She sent her usual gaggle of unassailable superbeings down the halls of their Via Gesù showroom to reassert her expansive and heavily branded universe’s influence on modern culture. 

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 3:54pm

Sample sales are the best way to save when shopping in New York City. They should be on the radar of anyone looking for a unique (albeit competitive) experience that will take you into the depths of New York’s fashion scene. Why shop like Carrie Bradshaw when you could save like Frugal Fannie?

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 12:15pm

There is no ground zero or state of normal from which a person deviates, and even though Pride Month has become a vehicle for exploitation, it’s also brought us to the tipping point of identitarian subjugation.

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 5:07pm

The indoctrination of look queens into the cavalcade of fashion’s “elite” is not just about selling an idea; it’s an act of self awareness and a turnkey moment in terms of what it means to define oneself and what it means to be beautiful.

Monday, April 22, 2019 - 2:58pm

A resurgence of Adidas and Nike sneakers brought the Air Force 1 back in 2014. This time, however, they were championed by white people.