Links We Love

Links We Love: Nov. 17, 2013

By Sarah Darrow
Photos: Modcloth

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Thanksgiving and winter break are just around the corner, which excites me to no end. Whether you’re staying in Boston or going home for the holidays, take a moment to relax and scroll through these fun links!

1. Thanks to a short tweet from the CEO of Nasty Gal, it’s been discovered that the edgy online shopping site will be expanding their business to a brick and mortar store. So if you plan on moving to L.A., send in an application for the District Manager position!  [Nasty Gal to Open Brick-and-Mortar Stores; Fashionista]

2. Taylor Swift made quite an impression on the runway, Karlie Kloss rocked a sequined body suit, and there were sparkles everywhere. If you can’t wait for the Dec. 10 airing of the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, check out these major moments. [11 Major Moments From the Victoria’s Secret Show; The Cut]

3. Whenever stores such as Target and H&M release a designer collaboration, everyone goes crazy. If you don’t get to the store on the day the clothes and accessories are released, there’s a good chance you won’t get that one piece you were hoping for. For some tips on how to successfully prepare for a designer collection, check out this article! [11 Things I Learned From Camping Out For An H&M Designer Collaboration Launch; Buzzfeed]

4. Thanksgiving is just around the corner, so that means you’ll be traveling in a plane, train or automobile. Whatever your mode of transportation, it’s important to look put together during one of the most stressful travel holidays of the year. A stylist for Modcloth shows a perfect outfit for traveling that you can recreate with your own clothes. [Thanksgiving with the ModStylists: What to Wear When You’re on the Road; Modcloth]

5. I don’t know about you, but I love vintage photographs of anything and everything. There’s something so fascinating about seeing people live during such different eras. This article features photos from 1940s San Francisco, Calif. that show quite the fashion throwback! [Vintage View: The Golden City in a Golden Time; Modcloth]

6. Just like clothes, shoes also make their fair share of statements and comebacks. Even Birkenstocks made a comeback, which I never expected to happen. Read through Refinery29’s list of the 15 most iconic shoes of 2013. Maybe you’ll even own a pair on their list! [The Most Iconic Shoes of 2013; Refinery29]

7. The Toms Shoes company is expanding its socially conscious agenda by opening up an online marketplace with accessories like jewelry, bags and even journals. If you need to get some holiday shopping done, check out its new site for gifts that give back. [Toms Starts Online Marketplace to Sell 30 Other Socially Conscious Brands; Buzzfeed]

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