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PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 26: A guest wears a long Thom Brown shirt-dress, Thom Browne red, white, and blue striped tie, white socks, black Thom Browne oxfords after the Thom Browne show at Automobile Club de France during Paris Fashion Week Mens Spring/Summer 2022 on June 26, 2022 in Paris, France. (Photo by Melodie Jeng/Getty Images)

Beyond school dress codes, you can still embrace prep

Fashion, Published August 26, 2022
My wardrobe may entirely consist of collared shirts, but I never want to wear a school uniform again.
Netflix's Persuasion (2022)

Netflix's Persuasion isn't convincing anyone

Film, Published July 24, 2022
Netflix's Persuasion is a Jane Austen adaptation made by a team that has neither read the novel, nor seen a single period drama.
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Your Rising Festival 2022 Horoscope

Art, Published May 17, 2022
With the ascending full moon, it is just about time for Rising Festival, Melbourne’s fresh and fancy-free arts festival.
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Edge of The Crowd Book Club Review: The Viscount Who Loved Me

Literature, Published March 31, 2022
Edge of the Crowd’s Book Club selection for March takes readers on yet another promenade through London high-society with Julia Quinn’s The Viscount Who Loved Me, a light-hearted romp of a romance novel.
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Edge of the Crowd Book Club- March: The Viscount Who Loved Me

Literature, Published March 11, 2022
This month’s fiction book for Edge of the Crowd’s Bookclub is The Viscount Who Loved Me, the second novel in Julia Quinn’s Bridgerton series.
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“In Ice Dance, we dance!”

TV, Published February 12, 2022
With the Olympics heating up the question is why we have not already received a reality tv show on ice dancers?
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Outfits from the 2022 Australian Open that caused an emotional reaction within me

Fashion, Published January 24, 2022
The Australian Open features its usual whirl of headbands, ribbed socks, and colours bright enough to compete against the blue of the hard courts.
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Does the escapism of Emily in Paris still hold up?

Fashion, Published January 23, 2022
After watching the entirety of season two of Emily in Paris, I asked myself, do I still need escapism when I can leave my house?