Sézane Designer Morgane Sézalory Gives Sweatshirts as Presents and Has a Holiday Party Uniform (Plus, More Holiday Advice)


We’ve teamed up with French cult-followed brand Sézane to bring you a capsule collection of 10 gift picks, chosen by head designer Morgane (these are the hard-to-find-anywhere-else kind for the Francophile in your life). We texted her to ask for a little advice on holiday gifting, style and general sanity this time of year. What happened? Read on…

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TEEN is Defying All-Girl Band Stereotypes (And Dressing Accordingly)


If you aren’t already listening to TEEN, this may be the perfect time to get into them. The Brooklyn-based four-piece band is releasing a brand-new single called “All About Us” off their next album, and if you love their “weirdo pop” (their words) and psychedelic vibe (ours), you have their previous two entire albums to dive into. (Consider it the musical version of a Netflix binge.)

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In Defense of the Bold Winter Coat


Writer Irina Aleksander muses on its merits.

The winter coat is an inherently fraught piece of clothing. Not because it’s a particularly interesting sartorial invention (like a bikini) or the most versatile (like jeans), but because wearing one is not a choice, but a necessity critical to survival. And since dressing is about options, this makes it both a psychologically and logistically burdensome garment. If you have the memory of a parent zipping you into parkas that incapacitated your limbs on the playground, then you know what I mean.

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