♥ Zara’s New Logo May Be the Future of Branding, Love It or Hate It (Fast Company): “The new look was created by the design firm Baron & Baron, whose founder, Fabien Baron, is known for this kind of compressed, overlapping spacing, and also created much of the visual imagery for Zara’s newly launched marketing campaign. Baron has helped design…

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For anyone who’s reading the news and wondering: What does one wear in a state of deep freeze? Ski-wear (+ all the Heattech) or maybe a spacesuit, that’s what. Though, when the low is minus 50, why risk frostbites when there’s shelter? But for those, like me, who are battling merely average winter temperatures in a humid continental climate, here’s an outerwear review for you:…

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——————————  Abercrombie & Fitch  —————————— Retailer: Abercrombie & FitchPromotion: End-of-Season clearance event now up to 70% offTerms: Free shipping over $75; free return to stores ——————————  ASOS  —————————— Retailer: ASOSPromotion: Final clearance: up to 70% offTerms: Free standard shipping on orders over $40 or free 2-day shipping on orders over $150 with code EXPRESSUSA; free returns on all orders by mail with…

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Panic-buying outerwear when the 10-day forecast shows below-freezing highs for the foreseeable future is inevitable during the coldest weeks of the year. But I am (more or less) holding myself accountable to the outerwear resolution I set last fall, though, of buying coats that are different in at least two respects from those in my possession. As I own only…

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♥ I Spent $925 on a Fake Canada Goose Coat (The Atlantic): “Amazon is rarely an authorized retailer of any specific brand. Instead, the platform allows individuals and companies to sell whatever brands they carry … A glaring downside to this arrangement is that it has inadvertently provided cover, in plain sight, for bad actors worldwide to create multiple digital…

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