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.
Thanks to The Great Lockdown, lots of luxury shoppers have been forced to explore the options for online designer fashion and home decor. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has a review of Verishop, a new luxury online shopping site with accessible price points for women’s fashion apparel, accessories, menswear, kids and beauty.
Plant love is spreading, and the Great Lockdown has made many of us even more keen to decorate our work and living spaces by adding greenery. Some are ready for plant parenthood – and some (that would be us) are not quite there. Either way, there are easy solutions at hand. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has a primer on how to best decorate your home or office with either faux or live house plants and other greenery.
Artificial intelligence (AI) has arrived in the fitness and exercise world in a big way. But do the new AI-enabled fitness machines really live up to the hype? Our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has done the work, and she’s got answers. Here’s her overview of what you need to know about the best AI-powered exercise equipment to create a “smart” luxury home gym right now.
Lots of people are asking us (as black women and women of color) how to commit more resources to supporting businesses owned and operated by black entrepreneurs. 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.