Friday, April 23

Tag: Demand

The Vintage Pieces Set to Increase in Demand for Autumn/Winter 2020
Fashion

The Vintage Pieces Set to Increase in Demand for Autumn/Winter 2020

As a second-hand shopper, I spend a disproportionate amount of time thinking about one question: When does something actually become vintage? I don't think there's an exact equation to it, but it has been fascinating watching the trends I grew up with in the '90s start to be repurposed and embraced by Gen Z. (Welcome back, chokers, chain belts and tank tops.) Perhaps there is a cyclical waiting period that sees fashion trends loop back around and finally become cool again after 15 or 20 years. It's a mystery.Of course, there are many things at play when it comes to deciding which styles make a comeback and which don't. Fashion editors, trend forecasters, designers and buyers all play their part in ushering in the next big thing. And if you're lucky enough to be ahead of the curve in spo...
Beyonce, Kim Kardashian, Obama and More Demand Justice for George Floyd
Celebrity

Beyonce, Kim Kardashian, Obama and More Demand Justice for George Floyd

Celebrities have been using their social media platforms to raise awareness and demand justice after the death of George Floyd. The 46-year-old died in Minneapolis on May 25 after police officer Derek Chauvin knelt on his neck for eight minutes and 46 seconds. Chauvin, 44, did not move even as Floyd repeatedly groaned, cried and said, “Please, the knee in my neck, I can’t breathe.” Bystanders captured the incident on video and urged Chauvin and fellow officers Thomas K. Lane, Tou Thao and J. Alexander Kueng to “let him breathe.” After Floyd went silent and stopped moving on the ground, the bystanders repeatedly asked police to check his pulse, with one wondering, “Did they f–king kill him?” Another local pointed out that Floyd, who was being taken into custody for allegedly attemp...
Outer Banks: Kiara's Necklaces Are in Such High Demand, Etsy Sellers Are Re-creating Them
Fashion

Outer Banks: Kiara's Necklaces Are in Such High Demand, Etsy Sellers Are Re-creating Them

Netflix's Outer Banks is quite the sensation, and fans are going wild for the fashion on the show. Not only did we provide you with deep dives on both Sarah Cameron's style and Kiara Carrera's cool girl beach looks, but we are also here to answer any specific questions you might have - like, say, about Kiara's layered beaded necklaces. The pieces are from Elsie Frieda and they're made with beads sourced ethically from women in Ghana. The Louise Collection chokers Kiara wears in the show ‚ styled with a pendant on a black cord - are now in such high demand that they have an expected ship date of May 20, but they are still available. Etsy seller KingUniversal has even re-created Kiara's full three-piece set, which you can pick up for $35 plus shipping costs from Australia. As a fan of t...