How French Retail Is Spearheading Circular Fashion; Vestiaire Collective, Printemps, Galeries Lafayette

If Vestiaire Collective’s March acquisition of U.S. resale marketplace Tradesy put the French company head to head with behemoth The Real Real, the deal also spotlighted French retail’s progressive, vanguard mentality when it comes to circular fashion.

In France, buying secondhand comes second nature. “Vintage fashion and savvy shopping have always been part of French culture,” says Alix Morabito, Galeries Lafayette Head of Womenswear, Kids and Lingerie, Trade Marketing and Special Projects, citing Paris’s plethora of thrift shops and flea markets. This motivation springs from both “economic advantage and the desirability of the past,” she adds.

Indeed, while B-Corp certified Vestiaire Collective continues to innovate with a new and ultra sustainable central Paris headquarters, — inaugurated this week — luxury department store players Printemps and Galeries Lafayette are evolving their own ongoing

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5 Useful Skin Care Tips That Are Easy to Follow

Top Skin Care Tips for Perfect Skincare Routine

There is no doubt that everyone wants to have flawless and beautiful skin and for this purpose, it is crucial to ensure a perfect skincare routine. Most of the time, people do not bother about the ingredients in most of their skincare and makeup products and they go about applying them randomly.

However, to follow a good skincare routine, you should first consult a dermatologist regarding your skin type and condition so as to use products suitable for your specific concern. Once you get to know your skin type, it will be easier to take good care of it. Here, in this blog, you will learn about some essential skin care tips that are easy to follow and approved by dermatologists. Let’s explore:

Use Skin-Friendly Cleanser

Top Skin Care Tips for Perfect Skincare Routine

It is important to clean the skin with a cleanser that can remove all bacteria and germs from the skin without causing dryness.

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Julia Fox Goes Grocery Shopping in Underwear

Julia Fox isn’t afraid of freezer burn. On May 15, Fox was spotted grocery shopping in Los Angeles, but instead of sweatpants and a messy bun, the model stepped through the automatic doors in a set of matching lingerie. As she ran her errand, Fox was dressed in a black bra with white elastic and a matching pair of underwear layered under a denim blazer. She styled the look with her signature jean purse, a pair of ruched denim boots, and black sunglasses.

As photos of Fox’s unconventional grocery-shopping look circulated online, fans were quick to express their disbelief over the risqué ensemble. “Oh sure, when Julia Fox goes grocery shopping in her underwear, she’s a fashion icon. But when I do it, I’m ‘no longer welcome in Whole Foods,'” one person tweeted on Monday.

“I just think that if it’s socially acceptable at the beach it should be the

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Celebrating 20 Years of Bead Fest | Beading

Bead Fest is back! After a pandemic hiatus, the largest East Coast bead and jewelry event is returning August 17-20, 2022, at the Lancaster County Convention Center. Bead Fest will feature the educational workshops and unique shopping you’ve come to expect, along with entertaining new events.

Shown above: Lampwork glass beads at Bead Fest 

It’s going to be a great place for the beading and jewelry community to gather together and celebrate.  

The line to get into Bead Fest
Attendees waiting to enter Bead Fest.

Past to Present 

At the first Bead Fest event, there were seven teachers offering 14 classes and vendors filling 100 booths in the marketplace. Interweave Director of Content Tamara Honaman remembers standing at the doors in hopeful anticipation that people would come. A half hour before the very first Bead Fest opened, people were lined up to get inside, and a worth-the-wait tradition was born.

Tamara says, “It’s amazing to see

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