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by Megan Greene The new season is just around the corner, and we're spilling the tea on a few fashion staple pieces that will make your wardrobe even more fabulous. Everything fringe is definitely what's trending nowadays. Whether it's a bohemian, sophisticated, or casual look fringe has been seen everywhere and is owning this season's Fall fashion. We love fringe because it's a style for every season and looks great with a pair of boots or your favorite peep toe heels. And we didn't want to keep this little secret to ourselves. So, now that you know "Fringe Is In," take... CONTINUE READING 4



We’re sure you’re tired of stumbling upon all these articles on how to “live up” your 20s – or why your 20s are perfect for “insert-kitschy but life-affirming verb here.” We know that the only difference between your 20's and your 30's is a little more stability. Just a little. If you’re anything like us, looking back on our 20's can... CONTINUE READING 14


2014 is literally two days away, and while some of us attended enough of those obligatory holiday parties, New Year’s Eve is another beast of its own. And sometimes finding the right outfit on a budget can be super difficult. We’ve got some looks under $150 to help you look fabulous whether you’re going bar hopping or snuggling and staying... CONTINUE READING 8


It was a great year to be a woman. From the political arena to activism to actresses speaking out about misogyny, there were lots of noteworthy women in 2013. Here's just a few: Beyoncé Let’s first take a moment to bow down to Queen Bey. Between performing at the Superbowl (we’re pretty sure the power went out due to her performance), airing... CONTINUE READING 12


by Dominique Fernandez Want to backpack all of Europe for four months? Hop around Asia for a few weeks? Get to know the different cultures in South America? Or just finally go on the vacation of your dreams? Yes, so do we. Yet, there might be one little (big) obstacle getting in the way of these voyages... CONTINUE READING 24


by Dominique Fernandez & Romy Roloff Remember our style icon Alexa Chung? Well, we’re here to give you some news on her latest endeavor. Being part of the editorial team at Shecky's and also two immensely loyal fans to Chung, we attended the very first launch installment for It, Chung’s debut book. Brooklyn’s Powerhouse arena was the host for... CONTINUE READING 3


by Mekishana Pierre There are few words that can cause a mixed response with a single utterance, such as "feminist." For some people, the word invokes images of women burning bras, refusing to shave their armpits, and holding voodoo dolls of men to stab in the crotch. For others, they think about the Women's Liberation Movement and women fighting for women.... CONTINUE READING 6


by Mekishana Pierre A few months ago, I was a college student whose wardrobe was minimal and separated into three categories: items that were either really fabulous and rarely made an appearance, items that went with everything and frequently made an appearance, or items that were horrible and buried as far into the closet as I could possibly shove it into.... CONTINUE READING 13


by Mekishana Pierre In our previous installments of Powerful Women & Their Style, we've gone through the powerhouses of society ranging from television, politics, and music. These were only a few of the women who have made their mark in society and as the years go by, we’ll have plenty more. For our last installment of Powerful Women & Their Style,... CONTINUE READING 3


It’s almost the end of 2013, and as we look back, sometimes we can feel a little… defeated. Like the characters of the HBO series, Girls, we can feel stressed, overworked, underpaid, or maybe even totally broke. Us 20-somethings have a lot of the “real world” to face. But while the real world can be totally discouraging, we have to... CONTINUE READING 10


Did you ladies watch the AMAs last night? Other than Miley's  cat friend, Lil Mama joining TLC to perform (why?), and Rihanna's doobie, the AMAs were mediocre at best, though we know Pitbull tried his hardest. Here's our list of red carpet wins and fails, for those of you who are curious about what you've missed! Win: Christina Aguilera Wearing: Maria Lucia... CONTINUE READING 13