Author: Julie Murphy

top cannabis brands and luxury CBD infused products 2021

7 Top Cannabis Brands and Best Luxury CBD Infused Products 2021

Even as the fog of the coronavirus pandemic begins to lift, many people are understandably still looking for ways to soothe and comfort themselves.  It has been a terribly rough 18 months for almost everyone. Small wonder that more and more luxury consumers are exploring products derived from hemp, commonly labeled as “hemp-derived CBD.” And there are several sleek new brands that cater to the tastes of the luxury market both literally and aesthetically. Our  correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of the 7 top cannabis brands and best luxury CBD infused products to know about right now, including edibles, candies, chocolates, vape pens, and candles. If you’re of legal age in the right jurisdiction, read on.

what the 2021 "Zizmorcore" fashion trend is, and 10 easy looks best to buy now, including apparel and accessories.

The “Zizmorcore” Fashion Trend and 10 Easy Ways Best to Embrace It

Let’s face it: the idea of fashion during the coronavirus pandemic has been largely irrelevant – and reasonably dull. Like how many different ways are there to style an old tee and a pair of sweatpants? However, the sharp-eyed observers at New York Magazine have spotlighted a quiet fashion trend on the streets of New York that we might all love for the upcoming summer. It’s called “Zizmorcore,” and it was born in the subway. Curious to hear more? Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has answers on what the 2021 “Zizmorcore” fashion trend is, and 10 easy looks that are the best to buy now – including apparel and accessories – if you choose to embrace it this summer.

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15 Luxury Essentials of Every Type for the Best Picnics

Warm weather brings lots of opportunities for picnics. And even in a time of social distancing, there are still places where you can settle in and have a wonderful meal outdoors. If you want to level up your next picnic in the park, our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has the latest on the 15 luxury essentials of every type for the perfect picnic, including baskets, portable gourmet foods, blankets and (of course) attire. It’s everything you need for a perfect picnic in the sun right now.

best new luxury designer fashion sandals to love for spring summer 2021 inspired by the still on-trend Birkenstock hiking shoe

12 Luxury Sandals to Love Inspired by the Birkenstock Trend

Warm temperatures are here, people are making summer travel plans, and it’s officially sandal season! Are you looking for a pair of cute but comfortable sandals to celebrate our ability to roam free post-coronavirus 2021? We totally are. And the solution is so simple: Birkenstocks. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of 12 of the best new luxury designer hiking sandals to love for spring summer 2021 inspired by the still on-trend Birkenstock shoe.