These boots were made for walking…like, a lot

February 20, 2019 at 02:05PM by CWC You can find a ton of shoes and sneakers that you can wear all day without getting a number of miscellaneous body aches. For some reason, though, comfortable boots—that aren’t (unintentionally) ugly or orthopedic looking—are harder to come by. Such practical shoe unicorns do exist, however—it just requires, … Continue reading These boots were made for walking…like, a lot

10 winter-proof boots that’ll keep you seriously warm (while still looking cool)

January 04, 2019 at 08:30AM Picture this: You just put together the cutest outfit of new holiday picks—sleek leather leggings, an oversized cashmere turtleneck, and your fabulous gold hoops—when you remember the icy tundra that awaits outside of your front door. Um, your old snow boots will definitely cramp this “new year, new you” outfit … Continue reading 10 winter-proof boots that’ll keep you seriously warm (while still looking cool)

The barre class secret to making any pair of heeled boots more comfortable

December 30, 2018 at 04:00AM On a recent Sunday, I rode my bike over to one of my girlfriend’s apartments to eat dinner, which was really just an excuse for her to get me and her new boyfriend together, in the hopes that we’d hit it off. Anyone who has participated in this particular new … Continue reading The barre class secret to making any pair of heeled boots more comfortable

Michelle Obama’s sparkly boots can’t outshine the wisdom she delivered in NYC

December 20, 2018 at 10:37AM Did you see those boots? On Wednesday, with glittery thigh-high Balenciaga boots peeking out of her full-length gown, former first lady Michelle Obama brought some serious holiday sparkle to the stage at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center—and set the internet ablaze. (Astrologer and writer Chani Nicholas pointed out that Obama, a Capricorn, wore … Continue reading Michelle Obama’s sparkly boots can’t outshine the wisdom she delivered in NYC

This season, hiking boots are for more than hitting the trails

December 14, 2018 at 03:00AM The idea of a “dad sneaker” has always been a little lost on me, personally. When I think back to what my father stomped around in during my childhood, it wasn’t a chunky, white trainer—more often than not, he was clad in some kind of hiking boot. (As were many … Continue reading This season, hiking boots are for more than hitting the trails

These are the heeled boots you won’t hate if you usually live in sneakers

December 11, 2018 at 06:19AM My love affair with sneakers is well-documented. But I wasn’t always like this. Just a couple of years ago, the idea of wearing sneakers anywhere aside from the gym made me feel nauseous. I would strap myself into the most painful shoes, and I took pride in the fact that … Continue reading These are the heeled boots you won’t hate if you usually live in sneakers

The easiest way to break in leather boots (minus the blisters)

September 25, 2018 at 09:48AM So you’re honoring the onslaught of fall weather by treating yourself to a new pair of leather boots. The purchase has you daydreaming about the endless comfy-cute leggings and sweaters combos you’ll rock them with all the season. But then reality hits: Before you can live out this hygge-fied fantasy, you’ll have to … Continue reading The easiest way to break in leather boots (minus the blisters)

These are the 7 things our fitness editors want to snatch up from the REI end-of-summer sale

August 21, 2019 at 07:43PM by CWC I’ve been smitten with REI ever since watching Reese Witherspoon (as memoirist Cheryl Strayed) toss her red-laced boots off a mountaintop in Wild. Such an iconic scene really sticks with you. And once you get your hands on REI gear, the quality of the outdoorsy staples will steal your … Continue reading These are the 7 things our fitness editors want to snatch up from the REI end-of-summer sale

These camo trail sneakers are all I want to wear from here on out

August 16, 2019 at 09:40AM by CWC I never thought I’d say this in my entire life, but I’m in love with a pair of trail sneakers. Sure, I know that gorpcore is rising to never-before-seen heights, with Balenciaga sending puffer jackets down the runway, Tevas dominating as the shoe of the summer, and hiking … Continue reading These camo trail sneakers are all I want to wear from here on out

Michelle Obama’s makeup artist answers all of our burning beauty questions

June 19, 2019 at 07:00AM by CWC There are certain humans on this earth who actually glow. Michelle Obama is, without a shadow of a doubt, one of those humans. Take one look at her parading across the stage in a pair of silver sparkly boots, hugging one of her adoring fans, or posing for … Continue reading Michelle Obama’s makeup artist answers all of our burning beauty questions

A sleep specialist’s top 7 tips for how to deal when you just. can’t. sleep.

May 29, 2019 at 03:00PM by CWC It’s easy to find yourself searching for what to do when you can’t sleep when, well, you’re staring at a smartphone screen in the middle of the night with bloodshot eyes. You want to be well-rested, like desperately, and yet you’re struggling with insufferable bouts of insomnia like you’re … Continue reading A sleep specialist’s top 7 tips for how to deal when you just. can’t. sleep.

4 ways to style your leggings, because TBH, who wants to wear anything else?

May 03, 2019 at 06:45AM by CWC By a show of hands, who loves the feeling of hanging out in workout leggings on the weekend, whether you’ve worked out or not? Guessing that all the hands are shooting up right about now. Okay, by another show of hands, who rocks those same leggings come Monday at … Continue reading 4 ways to style your leggings, because TBH, who wants to wear anything else?

Score your spring beauty essentials with Ulta’s blowout sale

April 10, 2019 at 12:00PM by CWC Spring. Is. Here. The sun is shining, birds are chirping, and I am finally wearing an outfit that doesn’t involve boots, a sweater, or a parka. Forget the December holidays, IMHO this is the most wonderful time of the year, and Ulta is hosting a massive beauty sale to help … Continue reading Score your spring beauty essentials with Ulta’s blowout sale

Why “ecowellness” could be the secret to a whole new level of health

April 04, 2019 at 08:31AM by CWC Over the years, countless studies have shown just how much spending time in nature can affect your overall health and well-being, whether that’s improving your mood or strengthening your immune system. And now there’s a simple word that perfectly bundles up all the benefits of spending time outdoors: … Continue reading Why “ecowellness” could be the secret to a whole new level of health

These 50 genius outfit ideas are the antidote to end-of-winter wardrobe boredom

March 17, 2019 at 06:00AM by CWC Remember back in September, when we all could not wait to cozy up in our fall boots and chunky sweaters? That memory seems so naive now that we’re almost six months deep into cold weather—and on the 89th rotation of our favorite sweatpants. Yes, it’s officially that time of the … Continue reading These 50 genius outfit ideas are the antidote to end-of-winter wardrobe boredom

5 chic shoe brands that are made in the USA, for more sustainable style

March 09, 2019 at 12:00PM by CWC If “made in America” brings to mind one of those obnoxious beer commercials with fire and bulls and bald eagles—same. But as I began to be a more conscious consumer, I realized the impact domestic craftsmanship can have, from an ecological and sustainability standpoint. Brands are also taking … Continue reading 5 chic shoe brands that are made in the USA, for more sustainable style

Some bralettes are too cute not to be seen—here are 9 genius ways to style them

March 09, 2019 at 09:00AM by CWC IMHO, a bralette is a perfect article of clothing. Aside from holding your boobs in place without any pesky (and often painful) underwire, there’s something about the lacy unmentionables that make me want to mention them, loudly, from the rooftops. Or at least wear them very publicly and on … Continue reading Some bralettes are too cute not to be seen—here are 9 genius ways to style them

Someone told my coworker she has a “tall personality” and now I want one

March 05, 2019 at 12:51PM by CWC Personality traits come in all shapes and sizes. Your might glean some insight from a four-letter acronym courtesy of Myers-Briggs, or dive deep into numerology with your date of birth, or discover which love language makes your heart flutter. But when we overheard someone tell our 5-foot-6 colleague that she … Continue reading Someone told my coworker she has a “tall personality” and now I want one

10 vegan shoe brands with the best cruelty-free kicks

March 04, 2019 at 08:34AM by CWC Whether you live a cruelty-free lifestyle or want to make a few small changes with the planet in mind, vegan shoe brands are a great place to start in the wardrobe department. Going beyond cool sneakers and slip-on sandals (brands like Birkenstock and Vans have been making vegan … Continue reading 10 vegan shoe brands with the best cruelty-free kicks

The 14 most splurge-worthy activewear items to buy from Shopbop’s rare super sale

February 28, 2019 at 09:54AM by CWC I’ve lost hours of my life on Shopbop—gone onto the website with a purpose like finding comfortable boots…only to come out of a haze three hours later with a digital shopping cart jam packed with way more things than my wallet can handle. The website feels like the … Continue reading The 14 most splurge-worthy activewear items to buy from Shopbop’s rare super sale

4 questions a personal stylist says can help you figure out how much clothing you actually (I mean, really) need in your life

February 27, 2019 at 09:09AM by CWC One day, as I was going through my usual getting-dressed routine—pulling everything out of my closet and then staring at the mess I’ve made until making myself 15 minutes late—I had the radical (ha) thought that maybe more clothing options aren’t better. “How many clothes do I need?” … Continue reading 4 questions a personal stylist says can help you figure out how much clothing you actually (I mean, really) need in your life