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Whoa: Banana Republic Is Showing at New York Fashion Week

Ever since former J.Crew womenswear head Marissa Webb took over at Banana Republic , she's been working hard at (for lack of a better term) chic-ifying the label. So far, she's been wildly successfull— her summer 15 collection for the brand , which was revealed in November, is a stunning turn for BR's conservative workwear heritage. And now, she's bringing the label to NYFW

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We're OBSESSED With These Black Pumps

Jimmy Choo New Devout Patent-Leather and Suede Pumps ($695) 

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Would You Wear It? The Ultra-Skinny Scarf

Bored with your basic scarf? Allow us to introduce you to the ultra-skinny scarf. Whether you’re headed to a mid-day brunch or cocktail hour, this simple and sleek accessory is sure to add an updated vibe to your outfit.

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The Ugg Boot Is Officially Back, According to Vogue

The image above is of Blake Lively on the set of  Gossip Girl  in 2011. There she is in all her glory: pre-marriage, pre-baby , pre- Preserve , and, of course, wearing her on-trend Ugg boots. Back then, celebrities were  always  out and about in their Uggs, and the Australian boots were on every stylish girl's wishlist

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Whoa: #GirlBoss Sophia Amoruso Steps Down as CEO

The #GirlBoss author and founder of e-commerce site Nasty Gal , Sophia Amoruso, is handing over her title as CEO to the company’s president Sheree Waterson. Although Amoruso is giving up the official boss title, she will continue to oversee the creative and brand marketing teams as executive chairman.

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How the Oreo Was Invented

In 1890, a group of eight large New York City bakeries combined to form the New York Biscuit Company and built a giant six-story factory in West Chelsea. Eight years later, they merged with their competitor, Chicago's American Biscuit and Manufacturing to form an even larger conglomerate – the National Biscuit Company, but the factory and headquarters remained in Chelsea. In 1901, the National Biscuit Company put their abbreviated company name on a box of wafers for the first time – Nabisco.

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The Single Girl's Guide to Not Wasting Food

I heard a crazy statistic recently… that Americans toss more than 35 million tons of uneaten groceries every year . This shocked me, but when considering my own personal struggle with food waste, as a person who cooks just for herself, it doesn’t surprise me

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This Bodysuit is What Dreams Are Made of

Fleur du Mal Chat Noir Lace Bodysuit ($395) in Noir

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Under $30: Comfy and Cute Ballet Flats

Cooperative Soft Ballet Flats ($29.99) in Rose

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Why Being Nice Is the BEST Thing You Can Do for Your Career

If you are a woman with a career—or perhaps if you are any human being plugged into the Internet or the world at large—then you know that there has been an ongoing conversation about how women can truly get ahead in their careers with so many odds stacked against them.

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