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Sometimes, wearing a scarf and a polo coat and no makeup and with a certain attitude of walking, I go shopping or just look at people living. But then, you know, there will be a few teenagers who are kind of sharp, and they’ll say, ‘Hey, just a minute. You know who I think that is?’ And they’ll start tailing me. And I don’t mind.

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Amazon to kick off holiday shopping with October Prime Day

Amazon is aiming to kickstart the holiday shopping season early this year.

The company is holding its annual Prime Day over two days in October this year, after the pandemic forced it to postpone the sales event from July. It’s the first time Prime Day is being held in the fall, and Amazon is positioning it as a way to get people to start their holiday shopping.

Even before Amazon’s announcement Monday, major retailers have said they plan to push shoppers to start their holiday shopping in October and offer deals earlier, hoping to avoid crowds in their stores in November and December.

Prime Day, which will run from Oct. 13 to Oct. 14 this year, is sure to put pressure on rivals to offer deals around the same time. In past years, Walmart, Best Buy and Target have offered their own online discounts during Prime Day.

Amazon started the

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Wyandanch barbershop doubles as suit shop with a ‘vintage’ vibe

At the Sir Shave Barber Parlor in Wyandanch, the styling experience available to customers goes well beyond hair. Men can order custom suits and be fitted by a tailor at the shop, and they can buy a variety of hats that are on display ranging from caps to fedoras....

The Label Honoring Indigenous History Through Streetwear

One of the first pieces they made is a button-down shirt in honor of Hatuey, a Taíno chief from Hispaniola (what is now the Dominican Republic and Haiti). “He was [one of the first] to stand up to European colonization that was happening in the Americas, and he led a...

Amazon to kick off holiday shopping with October Prime Day

Amazon is aiming to kickstart the holiday shopping season early this year. The company is holding its annual Prime Day over two days in October this year, after the pandemic forced it to postpone the sales event from July. It's the first time Prime Day is being held...

Wyandanch barbershop doubles as suit shop with a ‘vintage’ vibe

At the Sir Shave Barber Parlor in Wyandanch, the styling experience available to customers goes well beyond hair. Men can order custom suits and be fitted by a tailor at the shop, and they can buy a variety of hats that are on display ranging from caps to fedoras....

The Label Honoring Indigenous History Through Streetwear

One of the first pieces they made is a button-down shirt in honor of Hatuey, a Taíno chief from Hispaniola (what is now the Dominican Republic and Haiti). “He was [one of the first] to stand up to European colonization that was happening in the Americas, and he led a...

The Best Fashion Instagrams of the Week: Taraji P. Henson, Dua Lipa, and More

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Louis Vuitton Releases Face Shields, and It Was Only a Matter of Time Before PPE Went Luxe

Face masks have dramatically evolved throughout the pandemic. They began as a necessary, utilitarian item. But as they became part of our everyday lives, fashion brands also began reimagining how a face covering can look. Though they’re still essential and utilitarian...