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15 Chic Outfits to Love Best Right Now in Wedding Guest Fashion
Figuring out what to wear to a wedding as a guest is always a little bit difficult. You want to look cute, feel confident, convey joy, be able to dance all night, and yet somehow still be comfortable. Double the pressure if the bride or groom are in your family, or perhaps you once dated one of them. But fear not! As wedding season kicks into high gear and we all relearn how to get dressed to leave the house, we've got ideas for you. Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has curated a list of the top fashion and style trends and 15 chic fashion outfits (including lots of dresses) to love that are best in on-trend style right now if you're deciding what to wear as a wedding guest this year.
12 Luxury Dental Care Products Best for a Brilliant Smile
Now that holiday parties and family gatherings are coming back, it's time to pay attention once again to our smiles. For many of us, it's the first time since the pandemic started that we've all been together in the same room. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of 12 of the best at-home luxury dental care products, including toothbrushes, floss, toothpaste brands, mouthwash, and teeth whitening kits. Because part of the New Normal is grinning from ear to ear in joy and gratitude.
14 Luxury Bras Chic and Actually Comfortable to Buy Now
Lots of people are heading back to the office soon, as the COVID-19 pandemic wanes and life starts to look a bit more normal. And you know what that means: time to return to wearing a bra every day. Ugh! But fear not. Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has curated a list of the 14 most comfortable and chic luxury bras and bra brands to buy, wear and actually love right now - including underwire, bralettes, T-shirt and plunge styles - as we all get back to business as usual.
9 Luxury Grooming Products Best for Men After 2021 Quarantine
What will the world of luxury grooming products look like in 2021 post-pandemic for men? Is everyone going back to their Before Times routine? Or will those masks and scrubs that helped pass the time during the Great Lockdown earn a permanent place on our bathroom counters? We're starting to understand the impact that the global COVID-19 crisis has had on how men think about appearance, self-care and personal luxuries. Our correspondent Tomas White has curated a list of the top luxury grooming products for men for life after the quarantine in 2021, inducing the return to office work, along with thoughts on how coronavirus changed the traditional male morning routine.
6 Refreshing Candles that Smell Like Rain Best for Spring 2021
Spring is officially here, and with it comes the rainy days that some of us dread. And that some of us really love (that would be us). Whether your idea of the perfect rainy day in spring is being indoors curled up with a great book and a cup of tea - or out on the hiking trail or splashing through puddles in your favorite wellies - the scent of rain can evoke happy memories, and a sense of possibility and optimism. If you're looking to bring the scent of a rainy day into your home, here are 6 of the best refreshing luxury candles that smell like rain, perfect for spring 2021.
8 Women Influencers You Need to Know in Fashion and Beauty
Women drive the vast majority of the revenue and profit generated in the global world of luxury apparel, accessories and beauty products. And yet, we still don't sit in the driver's seat at the top of the big global companies that own the brands we love. In our ongoing mission to find and showcase talented women and people of color in the world of luxury, we went in search of the next generation of women influencers. Our correspondent Funto Omojola has curated a list of 8 top female influencers, many of whom are Black or women of color, in luxury fashion and beauty to know about and follow on Instagram and social media in 2021. 'Cause the future of luxury fashion and beauty rests in their capable hands.
Why Fragrance Zoning can actually boost your mood
After almost a year of lockdown and remote work/learning, we all need something to boost our moods: A scented candle, essential oils.  Our ace correspondent Jillian Tangen has the story on why fragrance zoning is the hot new self-care trend to boost your mood, along with recommendations on 12 luxury products to use, including scented candles and essential oils, if you want to give it a try.
How to Style the New Pantone 2021 Colors of the Year
As you may have heard, the Pantone Color Institute’s choice for Color of the Year is . . . actually two colors. Ultimate Gray and Illuminating (for the uninitiated, that's a bright yellow hue). Reaction to this announcement has been mixed. But our ace correspondent Julie Chang Murphy is here to show us how to style the new Pantone 2021 Colors of the Year, Ultimate Gray and Illuminating yellow, in fashion, menswear, beauty and home décor.
The Luxury Gift Shop: The Best in Fragrance and Beauty
Looking for the perfect luxury holiday gift? Why not gift something from the beauty aisle? Something to soothe and pamper your loved one. After the year we've had, surely they deserve it! And happily, with beauty and fragrance gifts, you don't have to worry about getting the right size. Which is already going to reduce your stress level. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated our ultimate luxury holiday gift shop with the best in fragrance and beauty right now, including products we love for the face, bath and body and hair care.
The Best Luxury Nail Polish Colors of the 2020 Holiday
It's the holiday season, and one simple and easy way to get into the spirit of the season is by changing up your nail polish color palette to meet the cheerful mood. Our ace correspondent Jillian Tangen has curated a list of the best new luxury nail polish colors and brands this year to spread the cheer this holiday season, including dazzling wintry bottles in hues of gold, silver, blue, red, forest green and plum.
The Luxury Gift Guide: the best Bespoke this year
Looking for a knockout gift? Why not bestow a luxury customized one-of-a-kind gift precisely tailored to the personality, experiences and aesthetic of your recipient? Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has developed a luxury gift guide of unique, bespoke, custom tailor-made presents. You’ll have the fun of knowing that no one else in the world has exactly the same item as your gift recipient. And they'll know it, too. And that’s some serious luxury, dear reader. 
How to Find the Perfect Match for Your Skin in a Face Mask
.Necessity is the mother of invention, and if there's any silver lining to this coronavirus era, it's the stunning level of creativity that people in every field of endeavor are demonstrating. Add this to your list of one of the good things to come into the world in 2020: protective face masks that match every skin tone. Yep, consider these Fenty Beauty-inspired skin tone matching face masks the new makeup. Los Angeles-based designer Shami Oshun, 21, tells Dandelion Chandelier's Jeanette Settembre how Rihanna’s Fenty Beauty line inspired her to leverage fashion and tech to launch a line of  inclusive shades in protective face coverings during COVID-19. Here's how to find the perfect match for your skin in a face mask, thanks to Shami Oshun's line of inclusive nude masks.
What are the Best Luxury Sunscreens Right Now?
Before venturing out on our sunny day adventures, we have to talk sunscreen, dear reader. We all need it, all year 'round. The only question open for debate? Which luxury sun protection brand is going to give you the best experience possible? Meaning not greasy, or chalky, or with excessive fragrance. And which luxury sunscreen gives the best protection for those sweet precious days in the sun? Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has curated a list of the best luxury sunscreen brands to buy right now for every age.
Is the Best Luxury Nail Polish Actually Worth the Price?
Summer is upon us, and you know what that means: open-toe shoe season is here.  Many of us are still living under COVID-19 restrictions, and we're still on the DIY program when it comes to nail care.  Is the best luxury nail polish worth the price? Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has done the research, and she has recommendations on the best luxury nail polish brands for a home manicure or pedicure right now. 'Cause this might last for a while - so you might as well upgrade your DIY mani-pedi supplies right now.
The Best Black-Owned Luxury Beauty Brands Right Now
Lots of people are asking us (as BIPOC women) how to commit more resources to supporting businesses owned and operated by black entrepreneurs. In response, we've curated lists of dozens of luxury brands and businesses founded and owned by members of the Black community. In this edition of our ongoing series, our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of some of the best black-owned luxury beauty brands and products, including nail care, hair care, skincare, makeup, scented candles and more. There's no time like the present to check them out.
Eye and Eyebrow Tips You Need to Look Best in a Face Mask
One notable feature of the New Normal in this coronavirus era is the need to wear a protective face mask whenever we leave our homes. Which puts a LOT of focus on our eyes and brows. Don't even get us started on what it's been like to have to DIY our own eyebrow shaping since March. Our correspondent Jillian Tangen consulted an expert, and she's sharing the eye makeup and eyebrow grooming beauty tips we all need to look best in a face mask.

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