adidas Nite Jogger in ‘White Reflective’ Releasing Soon

adidas Nite Jogger White Reflective FV1267 Release Date Info

adidas Originals is releasing a new Reflective Pack which will consist of the Nite Jogger and here we take a look at the White iteration.

Looking closer this adidas Nite Jogger utilizes the ‘Triple White’ theme. Constructed with mesh across the upper while leather lands on the overlays. Other details includes Reflective accents throughout while White covers the Boost midsole and rubber outsole.

adidas Nite Jogger White Reflective Release Details

You can expect the adidas Nite Jogger ‘White Reflective’ to release at select retailers including on June 7th. Retail price is set at $130. Continue to scroll below to check out more images which will give you a closer look.

adidas Nite Jogger White Reflective
Color: Cloud White/Cloud White-Cloud White
Release Date: June 7, 2020
Style Code: FV1267
Price: $130

adidas Nite Jogger White Reflective FV1267 Release Date Info
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adidas Nite Jogger White Reflective FV1267 Release Date Info

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adidas Nite Jogger White Reflective FV1267 Release Date Info

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adidas Nite Jogger ‘Black Reflective’ Release Date

adidas Nite Jogger Black Reflective FV1277 Release Date Info

Following our look at the ‘White Reflective’ pair, we now present to you the ‘Triple Black’ adidas Nite Jogger which will release in June.

As you can see this adidas Nite Jogger features Core Black while constructed with mesh across the upper and leather on the overlays. Allowing this pair to pop is the use of Reflective detailing which is spread throughout. Other details includes Black on the Boost midsole and rubber outsole.

adidas Nite Jogger Black Reflective Release Details

Additional images of the adidas Nite Jogger ‘Black Reflective’ can be seen below which will give you a closer look. For those that are interested in purchasing, they will release at select retailers including on June 7th. Retail price is set at $130.

adidas Nite Jogger Black Reflective
Color: Core Black/Core Black-Core Black
Release Date: June 7, 2020
Style Code: FV1277
Price: $130

adidas Nite Jogger Black Reflective FV1277 Release Date Info
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adidas Nite Jogger Black Reflective FV1277 Release Date Info

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Nike Air Max 90 ‘Orange Camo’ Official Images

Nike Air Max 90 Orange Camo CW4039-800 Release Date

Nike is releasing even more ‘Duck Camo’ iterations which is celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the Air Max 90. Next up to release is the ‘Orange Camo’ pair.

Similar to what we saw on the ‘Reverse Duck Camo’ and ‘Green Camo’ release, this Nike Air Max 90 comes with Orange across the mesh while camouflage detailing lands on the overlays. Black leather is applied to the Swoosh logos across the panels. Other details includes White laces and midsole while Black and Orange covers the rubber outsole.

Nike Air Max 90 Orange Camo Release Details

You can expect the Nike Air Max 90 ‘Orange Camo’ to release at select retailers including on June 19th. Retail price is set at $140. Continue to scroll below to check out more images which will give you a closer look.

Nike Air Max 90 Orange Camo
Color: Total Orange/Black
Release Date: June 19, 2020
Style Code: CW4039-800
Price: $140

Update (6/3): Nike unveils official images of the ‘Orange Camo’ Air Max 90 which will release on June 19th for $140.

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Nike Air Max 90 Orange Camo CW4039-800 Release Date Info
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Nike Air Max 90 Orange Camo CW4039-800 Release Date Info

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Official Images: Nike Air Max 97 GS Sky Nike

Part of the upcoming Nike Sky Nike GS Pack made up of special iterations of the Nike Air Force 1 Low, Nike Air Max 97 and Nike Air Max Plus, here are official images of the Nike Air Max 97 GS Sky Nike.

The Nike Air Max 97 GS Sky Nike comes dressed in an upper made up of Metallic Silver and Orange panels. Constructed out of leather and mesh, the two-toned upper is paired up with hits of Black on the lining, laces and outsole. Additional details include the Blue lace locks, Yellow branding, White midsole and Blue Air units.

Retailing for $165, the Nike Air Max 97 GS Sky Nike is set to release on June 20th at Kids Foot Locker, Foot Locker, Champs, Footaction and Eastbay.

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Air Jordan 3 Animal Pack 2.0 Release Postponed

Jordan Brand is pushing back a couple of their sneaker drops that were originally scheduled to release this upcoming weekend. The first pair is the Air Jordan 3 Animal Instinct 2.0.

This exotic Air Jordan 3 sports a reptile-inspired textured print covering its leather upper with distinct colors and patterns placed on the toe, heel overlays, heel tab, and ankle collar. Finishing touches consist of red accents throughout, three sets of colored laces, a sail rubber sole, and “INSTINCT” embroidered behind the tongue.

This premium Air Jordan 3 will now be releasing on June 13th for a retail price of $250. Click and bookmark our official Air Jordan 3 “Animal Instinct” hub page now for everything you need to know about the silhouette and where to buy it online. Always keep it locked to KicksOnFire for the latest in sneaker news, release dates and where to purchase your favorite kicks.

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Available Now: Saucony Grid Web Iridescent

The Saucony Grid Web Iridescent is now up for grabs. The Saucony Grid Web is a model that made its initial debut back in 2000. Saucony decided to bring back the model last year and it seems like more colorways of the silhouette will be dropping this year.

This new offering of the sneaker consist of a White upper that’s constructed out of a mesh base with leather overlays. What really sets it off is the iridescent design which results in a nice combination of retro and futuristic.

Get a good look at the Saucony Grid Web Iridescent above and find them at select retailers today for the retail price of $140.

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The Air Jordan 6 Hare Has A New Release Date

In addition to the Air Jordan 3 Animal Instinct 2.0 that was originally scheduled to release this weekend and has now been postponed, Jordan Brand will be doing the same with the Air Jordan 6 Hare.

This new colorway of the Air Jordan 6 was designed as an homage to the OG Air Jordan 7 “Hare.” The sneaker boasts a clean white leather overlays with light grey underlays, while the model’s theme is further evidenced on its translucent tongue with the iconic “Hare” print, a carrot-themed lace lock, patterned inner lining, and insoles. Infrared hits throughout and across the rubber outsole round out the style.

The new release date for the Air Jordan 6 Hare is scheduled for June 12th for $190. Click and bookmark our official Air Jordan 6 “Hare” hub page now for everything you need to know about the sneaker and where to buy it online. Always keep it locked to KicksOnFire for the latest in sneaker news, release dates and where to purchase your favorite kicks.

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Nike WMNS Air Force 1 Low Hydrogen Blue

Ladies, check out the brand new Nike WMNS Air Force 1 Low Hydrogen Blue. A fresh take on the timeless model, this colorway dons White leather upper that is then contrasted by the Hydrogen Blue on the sole unit, tongue and heel branding, and on Swoosh hits on the side panels. The Swoosh come in a swirly motif resulting in a multi-colored aesthetic from every angle that the light hits. Other notable details is the flipped branding on the tongue and the White laces.

Out now, find the Nike WMNS Air Force 1 Low Hydrogen Blue at select retailers such as BSTN

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Pink Swooshes Stand Out On This Nike Air Max Excee

The Nike Air Max Excee surfaces in a new colorway as part of Nike’s Summer 2020 Collection. The new Air Max silhouette from the Swoosh that draws inspiration from the Air Max 90 gets dominated by a white hue all over the upper which takes on a mesh construction along with matching leather overlays. Contrasting the white upper is the addition of navy on the tongue and heel branding and the Air Max unit on the midsole, as well as bright pink on the Swooshes and the Air Max unit on the heel. This Nike Air Max Excee is arriving at aelect Nike retailers now for $90.

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Coming Soon: Jordan Delta SP WMNS Steel Grey Vachetta

Take a good look at the upcoming Jordan Delta SP WMNS Steel Grey Vachetta.

This new women’s-exclusive colorway of Jordan Brand’s latest lifestyle model comes dressed in a base done in two shades of Grey. Adding some contrast of the shoe is the sand-colored Vachetta overlays resulting in a bit of a premium look and feel. A sail-colored React midsole placed alongside the his of Charcoal Grey on the rest of the sole unit complete the look of the shoe.

Retailing for $150, the Jordan Delta SP WMNS Steel Grey Vachetta is expected to drop in the coming weeks at select retailers and

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The New Balance 992 Maroon Grey Is On The Way

A Maroon and Grey color scheme land on this latest colorway of the New Balance 992. Shown above, this 992 starts off with a Maroon mesh base that’s then paired up with even more Maroon by way of the premium pigskin suede overlays. Creating the contrast on the shoe are the Grey hits on areas such a the “N” branding, the accompanying panels across the forefoot, midfoot, and heel. White laces, a two-toned midsole and Black outsole round out the main features of the shoe.

The New Balance 992 Maroon Grey does not have a set release date but look for it to release in the coming weeks.

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Look For The Nike Dunk Low Animal Pack In 2021

The Nike Dunk show continues to roll as the silhouette has been having a huge year in 2020. But not only is 2020 big for the Dunk family, Nike already has releases lined up for 2021 as well. A couple of those 2021 releases will come with the Nike Dunk Low Animal Pack. While there are no leaked images yet, one pair will come in a Black/Pure Platinum color makeup and the other will be done in Beach Baroque Brown. Both pairs are expected to come with animal print overlays and both will retail for $110. Keep it locked to Kicks On Fire for updates.

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Air Jordan 1 Mid Gets The Olympic Treatment

The 2020 Summer Olympics have been postponed to 2021 due to COVID-19 but brands will still be releasing Olympic-themed sneakers to celebrate this Summer. On deck we give you a look at a new Air Jordan 1 Mid for the grade school crowd that has been given the olympic treatment. The shoe features a full leather construction on the upper in white with navy overlays. The heel/ankle region gets hit with red and gold to complete the Olympic theme. If you’re hoping to grab a pair look for the Air Jordan 1 Mid GS Olympic to release in the near future for $90.

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Why Amazon Workers Are Accusing the E-Tailer of Hypocrisy Over Its Statement Condemning Racism

A group of Amazon employees have accused the e-tail giant of hypocrisy after it posted a statement condemning racism and injustice against black people.

In a statement on Sunday, Amazon spoke out against the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who was killed in Minneapolis on May 25 by white police officer Derek Chauvin. “The inequitable and brutal treatment of black people in our country must stop,” it read. “Together we stand in solidarity with the black community — our employees, customers and partners — in the fight against systemic racism and injustice.”

Yesterday, however, some employees through the account @WeWontBuildIt — whose bio reads “Amazon workers calling for accountability and transparency in the tech we build” — questioned the company’s stance in light of the company’s relationship with law enforcement. “Which police contracts have you cut?” read the tweet. “How many remain?”

Amazon has continued to face criticism for licensing its proprietary facial recognition software to police officers. The Seattle-based retailer has touted the software, called Rekognition, for purposes including user verification, object detection and content search, among others. However, according to some civil liberties groups and artificial intelligence experts, the software could potentially be used to target people of color, minorities and immigrants.

Shortly after Amazon’s post on Sunday, the American Civil Liberties Union replied, “Cool tweet. Will you commit to stop selling face recognition surveillance technology that supercharges police abuse?”

Amazon did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

The backlash comes amid nationwide protests against the recent string of killings of African-Americans at the hands of cops and other authorities. Numerous fashion and footwear brands — including Reebok, Nordstrom and Nike — have called out such injustices, while a growing number of fashion firms have also pledged donations in the fight against racism and injustice.

Here’s When Nike’s Fastest Running Shoe Is Releasing

The Nike Air Zoom Alphafly NEXT%, the brand’s long-awaited and fastest running shoe, is finally releasing to the public.

Nike Plus members were given exclusive access to the shoe yesterday, however it will see another launch on July 2. This shoe was made famous by Kenyan marathon runner Eliud Kipchoge who was the first person ever to run sub-two-hour marathon distance in Vienna in October. It was revealed by the Swoosh as part of a bigger Next% collection initially scheduled to release during this year’s Summer Olympics in Tokyo prior to the event getting delayed due to coronavirus pandemic.

This is the first shoe to feature the newest Flyknit material called AtomKnit with a snug fit that allows for minimal water absorption and enhanced breathability. The sneaker’s standout aspect is the thick ZoomX-cushioned midsole including two Zoom Air pods in the forefoot and a customized carbon fiber Flyplate provides a responsive sensation with each stride.

Nike Air Zoom Alphafly Next%

The Nike Air Zoom Alphafly Next%.

“For runners, records like the four-minute mile and two-hour marathon are barometers of progress,” Nike VP of footwear innovation Tony Bignell said in a statement. “These are barriers that have tested human potential. When someone like Eliud breaks them, our collective belief about what’s possible changes. Barriers are inspiring to innovators. Like athletes, when a barrier is in front of us, we are challenged to think differently and push game-changing progress in footwear design.”

The Nike Air Zoom Alphafly NEXT% is releasing on and at select Nike Running stockists on July 2.

In related Nike news, the Swoosh’s sustainable Space Hippie collection will debut on June 11 via the SNKRS app at 10 a.m. ET for retail pricing ranging between $130 to $180.

This Romanian Cobbler Is Making Size 75 Shoes to Encourage Social Distancing

A Romanian shoemaker has come up with a create way to encourage social distancing.

After noticing that individuals were not observing social distancing guidelines, Grigore Lup, a Transylvanian cobbler, developed long-nosed shoes. The largest pairs go up to a European size 75.

According to Lup, when two persons are wearing the shoes and facing each other, there will be 1.5 meters (about 5 feet) of distance between them. Each pair uses one square meter of leather — they can be fabricated in a number of colorways, with either rubber or leather soles — and it takes Lup two days to craft each style. On his website, he charges a minimum of 500 lei, or roughly $115, per pair, with prices going up for extra-long styles.

Lup, who has been crafting leather shoes for nearly four decades and opened his own shop in 2001, depends largely on orders from theaters and operas to keep his business going, according to Reuters. However, with live events cancelled because of coronavirus, he has seen orders significantly reduced.

There have been more than 6.4 million cases reported worldwide, along with over 382,000 deaths as of June 3. Lup’s home country of Romania has seen nearly 20,000 cases of the novel coronavirus, and about 1,300 deaths. After a two-month lockdown, the Eastern European country began loosening restrictions in mid-may. On June 1, Romania allowed non-contact outdoor sporting events to resume with no audience, and it is now permitting outdoor events with up to 500 people. Meanwhile, outdoor cafes are able to reopen with social distancing guidelines and four people or fewer per table, and Romanians are permitted to travel internationally via roadways and trains.

Best Brooks Running Sneakers to Shop Now

Brooks Running Co. is one of the market’s most reliable running sneaker brands, and with Global Running Day here, it is hosting a huge sale on some of its best-selling sneakers.

To help you navigate the deals, we’ve compiled a list of performance styles for both road and trail running that you can lace up and go. Here are 15 of our top picks that you can shop below.

1. Brooks Ghost 12

The Brooks Ghost 12 offers a stretchy yet secured fit on the upper thanks to its engineered mesh construction, while BioMoGo DNA and DNA Loft cushioning in the midsole works in-sync to provide a soft ride without losing responsiveness and durability.

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2. Brooks Revel 3

The Brooks Revel 3 is perfect for any activity, according to the brand. It features a flat-knit upper fused with an inner bootie that surrounds your foot, which sits atop a BioMoGo DNA foam midsole for comfort.

Brooks Revel 3

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3. Brooks Levitate 3

The Brooks Levitate 3 features an arrow-point pattern on the outsole that helps wearers move from heel to toe quickly without losing energy. It also offers the traditional sock-like knit upper and DNA AMP-cushioned midsole for comfort.

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4. Brooks Ricochet

The Brooks Ricochet has a sleek look in part to its Fit Knit upper. It also has a responsive ride thanks to the duo BioMoGo DNA and DNA AMP-cushioned midsole. This style is currently available for 50% off.

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5. Brooks Bedlam 2

The Brooks Bedlam 2, which is available now in a colorful blue look, features the brand’s standout GuideRails support system to further support your knees through runs.

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6. Brooks Beast ’18

As the name suggests, the Brooks Beast ’18 is a “beast” at providing your feet maximum support with an Extended Progressive Diagonal Rollbar and Super DNA midsole for 25% more cushioning than the brand’s traditional midsole.

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7. Brooks Glycerin 17

The Brooks Glycerin 17 combines the technology from its engineered mesh upper and 3D Fit Print tech for a secured fit, while incorporating DNA LOFT cushioning in the midsole adding responsiveness without sacrificing durability.

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8. Brooks Cascadia 14

The Brooks Cascadia 14 is perfect for taking on the trails with its TrailTack Rubber outsole that allows for increased traction on wet and dry surfaces. Grab it on sale now for $100.

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9. Brooks Transcend 6

The Brooks Transcend 6 is best known for its GuideRails Holistic Support System to better protect your knees during your run, while DNA Loft cushioning in the midsole provides a plush platform underfoot.

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10. Brooks Caldera 3

The Brooks Caldera 3 trail sneaker is known for its innovative upper and BioMoGo DNA midsole that repels and drains water quickly to keep you light on your feet. Purchase it now for $91.

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11. Brooks Ravenna 10

The Brooks Ravenna 10 features a one-piece mesh upper and internal bootie offering maximum breathability, while springy BioMoGo DNA cushioning in the midsole helps propel runners forward.

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12. Brooks Dyad 10

The Brooks Dyad 10 incorporates a black engineered air mesh upper for enhanced breathability, while a wide platform with Dual Arch Pods in the midsole provides stability underfoot without interfering with a neutral stride.

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13. Brooks PureGrit 8

According to the brand, the PureGrit 8 is designed to help wearers adapt to a trail’s condition with a fast-drying knit upper that’s paired with a mix of splay lugs, hex lugs and sticky rubber outsole for grip.

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14. Brooks Bedlam

The Brooks Bedlam running shoe features a hammock saddle within the comfort of a premium Fit Knit upper that hugs the contours of your foot for lockdown, while the DNA AMP midsole absorbs your energy to help fuel your run.

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15. Brooks Levitate 2

If comfort is what you’re looking for, Brook’s Levitate 2 can help. The shoe features an adaptable Fit Knit upper that includes a heel wrap and an ultra-soft heel tab to shield your Achilles from irritation, while a responsive DNA AMP midsole adds spring to each step.

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Will Dick’s Be the Only Sporting Goods Survivor Post-Pandemic?

As the coronavirus pandemic kept its stores shuttered, Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. saw its profits and sales plummet in the first quarter — but one analyst is confident that it could be the “sole surviving national sporting goods retailer in the United States” after the health crisis is over.

Yesterday, the Coraopolis, Penn.-based company posted a loss of $58.4 million, or 62 cents per diluted share, wider than the loss of 57 cents a share anticipated by Wall Street. Revenues for the three months ended May 2 also missed estimates, falling 30.6% to roughly $1.33 billion, compared with analysts’ bets of $1.45 billion.

However, according to Susquehanna Financial Group analyst Sam Poser, Dick’s continues to reap the benefits of its investments in e-commerce and omnichannel capabilities, including curbside pickup, over the past several years.

“Dick’s will emerge from the crisis as the winning U.S. sporting goods retailer in our view,” wrote Poser, who improved his price target on the company from $31 to $48. “Robust omnichannel capabilities, coupled with a strong balance sheet, are leading to market share gains during the crisis and provide the company with a structural advantage over competitors, which we believe will benefit Dick’s in the long term.”

Although temporary store closures led to a 29.5% decline in its comps, Dick’s noted a 110% gain in its online business during the quarter, and CEO Ed Stack touted the resilience of its balance sheet. What’s more, the retailer has already taking the lion’s share of the sporting goods market following the bankruptcies of Sports Authority, Eastern Mountain Sports and — most recently — Modell’s Sporting Goods, which filed for Chapter 11 protection in mid-March when the COVID-19 outbreak struck the U.S.

“Although the business environment of 2020 remains uncertain, Dick’s Sporting Goods is in a position of strength,” he said in a statement yesterday. “We believe coming out of the current crisis, health and fitness will become even more important to the consumer … We are in a great place to support this demand.”

Plus, through the first four weeks of the second quarter, Dick’s reported e-commerce sales that surged more than 250%. It also reported that comps for that same period decreased only 4%, which president Lauren Hobart said represented a “progressive recovery” as the retailer begins reopening stores.

In early April, the athletic company had about $973.5 million in cash and equivalents, including proceeds after it drew down $1.429 billion of its $1.855 billion revolving credit line. With its current cash and the remaining borrowing capacity, Dick’s said it had enough money to sustain operations for several months, even with stores remaining closed.

“Due to the actions taken when the pandemic first hit, we have enhanced liquidity to emerge from this crisis in an even stronger competitive position,” Stack added. “Now, with confidence in our liquidity position and our stores re-opening, we can turn our attention to gaining market share for the remainder of 2020 and positioning our business for profitable growth in 2021.”

These Are the Best Face Masks to Shop for Kids

In recent months, the face mask has become a must-have for many of us — kids included.

Although it is believed that children are less susceptible to the coronavirus, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that persons over age 2 wear face coverings in public, whenever they are at risk of coming with 6 feet of people from outside their immediate household. What’s more, many stores are currently requiring all customers to wear face masks for the foreseeable future. Masks serve a couple of purposes: They protect the wearer from contracting coronavirus by keeping out respiratory droplets from other people, and they keep other individuals safe by capturing the wearer’s own droplets.

In order for a mask to do its job, it should have a secure fit, covering the mouth and nose — so to keep their wee ones safe, parents will likely need to purchase smaller-sized masks designed especially for children. Also, it’s important to remember that medical-grade face masks continue to be reserved for health-care workers and other individuals on the front lines. Luckily, a number of brands are now making reusable cloth face masks meant especially for kids — including styles in fun colors and prints to make wearing a mask feel less scary and more comfortable.

To make the shopping process easier, FN has rounded up a selection of stylish face masks for kids that are available to shop now, including pairs from Disney, Gap and more brands. Shop them all below.

Best Face Masks for Kids: Disney

Disney is offering four-packs of face masks featuring imagery of its princesses, Mickey and Minnie Mouse and more of its beloved characters. What’s more,  and the company has committed to donating 1 million masks to populations in need throughout the U.S., and it has donated $1 million to MedShare to support the medical community’s ongoing efforts to provide life-saving care. Packs are available to preorder now for $20 and come in family sizing. A chart on can assist with finding the perfect fit.

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To Buy: Minnie and Mickey Mouse Cloth Face Masks (4-Pack), $20.

Best Face Masks for Kids: Gap

Gap’s masks are made from soft, lightweight cotton, with stretchy over-the-ear straps and an adjustable wire at the nose to ensure a snug fit. The masks cost $15 for a three-pack on, coming in fun patterns like polka-dots, stars and plaid. What’s more, Gap is giving back. The brand said it will donate 50,000 reusable face masks to Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Boys & Girls Clubs of Canada.

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To Buy: Gap Kids’ Face Masks (Three-Pack), $15.

Best Face Masks for Kids: Sanctuary

Celebrities including Alessandra Ambrosio, Ben Affleck and Sophie Turner have turned to Sanctuary for its chic patterned face masks, and the label also makes pint-sized styles for youngsters. Sanctuary’s cute-as-can-be children’s styles feature dinosaurs, camo and leopard-print. A five-pack can be preordered on for $25.

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To Buy: Sanctuary 5-Pack Kids Fashion PPE Masks, $25.

Best Face Masks for Kids: Cubcoats

Cubcoats’ reusable, machine-washable face masks are made from two layers of cotton, with a metal nose piece ensuring a snug fit and elastic ear straps to keep the wearer comfortable. The styles, which feature adorable animals designs, are meant for children 5 and up. Shop a two-pack now from for $15.

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To Buy: Cubcoats Kids’ Face Masks Two-Pack, $15.

Best Face Masks for Kids: Onzie

Onzie is using the leftover fabric from its yoga clothes to create face masks. The masks feature an exterior made of full-flex spandex, with a high-performance lining and elastic straps. The fabric is designed to be stretchy, comfort-fitting and breathable. A two-pack in assorted colors sells for $20 on, with proceeds being donated to the Center for Disaster Philanthropy to assist health-care workers.

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To Buy: Onzie Mindful Masks for Kids Assorted Two-Pack, $20.

Best Face Masks for Kids: LA Made Clothing

LA Made is offering a number of variety packs of reusable cotton face coverings for both children and adults. Some styles come in fun colors, while others are available in tie-dye — the unofficial print of choice for many amid quarantine. Snag a five-pack of assorted kids’ masks for $50 on the brand’s website.

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To Buy: LA Made 5-Pack Face Masks, $50.

Best Face Masks for Kids: Shein

Shein is offering adorable face masks for youngsters with fun prints such as dinosaurs and rainbows. Made from soft cotton, the styles offer full face coverage with a secure fit to suit your child’s growing frame. Shop a variety of patterns now on, with prices starting at just $1.50 per mask.

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To Buy: Shein Kids’ Unicorn Face Mask, $150.

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Macy’s Flash Sale Has Up to 75% Off Coach, DKNY, Vince Camuto & More

Hold on to your horses: Macy’s just dropped a major flash sale and it only lasts 24 hours.

The sale offers from 50% off up to 75% off designer shoes from Marc Fisher, Coach, Betsey Johnson and more. The discounts started this morning and last until June 3 at midnight at Select styles included in the sale touch on everything from summer-ready sandals to workwear-inspired backless loafers to heeled mules to everyone’s favorite espadrille silhouettes. Everything you could need for this season’s footwear is wrapped up in a pretty bow courtesy of Macy’s, with savings of almost $50 or more for every pair — and even if you miss the sale today, these shoes should still be added to your cart to ensure your closet is prepped for the warm weather to come.

Read on to shop FN’s top picks from Macy’s Flash Sale going on now for must-have women’s footwear styles

Macy’s Flash Sale: Marc Fisher Prisca Sandals

Mixing together a summer-ready espadrille midsole and sleek faux-leather crossed uppers, these Marc Fisher sandals are a must-have from the sale. Their chunky dome studs with a flashy metallic finish add texture and shine with a subtle platform lift as well.

  • Colorways: Lite Latte, Milk, Silt Green and Black.
  • Price: $25 (was $69).
  • Discount: 65% off.

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Macy’s Flash Sale: Steve Madden Brenda Sandals

A 2.25-inch wedge heel and 1-inch platform form the base of this lifted Steve Madden style. With a backstrap for stability and dual straps across the foot, contrasting uppers and outsoles create a color-blocked style for a unique feel and sturdy lug-sole design.

  • Colorways: Gold Snake, Black, Natural, White Leather and Rhinestone.
  • Price: $32-$35 (was $89-$99).
  • Discount: 65% off.

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Macy’s Flash Sale: Coach CitySole Court Sneakers

Offered in three fun and bright colorways, these Coach sneakers were first debuted by Jennifer Lopez herself. They feature proprietary technology for maximum comfort and flexibility, topped off by a transparent heel with shock-absorbing pods for ultimate response to every step. Including a mixed-media design, these sneakers are fresh as can be for your summer style.

  • Colorways: Moonlight/Orchid, Aurora and Orchid/Geranium.
  • Price: $75-$88 (was $150-$175).
  • Discount: 50% off.

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Coach sneakers.
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Macy’s Flash Sale: Betsey Johnson Dynah Sandals

Betsey Johnson’s shoes are not for the faint of heart. The brand brought together all the boldest elements you could image for these block heels including tassels, shells, tie-dye, spots, embellishments, animal print and more. Your feet will be the star of the show in these pairs; shop them for a whimsical touch and a 2.5-inch lift.

  • Colorways: Coral, Black/White andTie-Dye.
  • Price: $26 (was $74).
  • Discount: 65% off.

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Betsey Johnson sandals.
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Macy’s Flash Sale: Wild Pair Sofeya Sneakers

Give your look the neon boost it is craving with these canvas sneakers from Wild Pair. Made exclusively for Macy’s, you won’t find these sneakers anywhere else, especially not with these major savings. A 1.5-inch espadrille-style platform serves as the starting point for this pair with colorful uppers in both bright pink and more muted navy tones.

  • Colorways: Navy Canvas and Pink Canvas.
  • Price: $15 (was $60).
  • Discount: 75% off.

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Macy’s Flash Sale: Katy Perry Collections Geli Sandals

Nothing says fun in the sun more than a pair of jelly sandals topped with an avocado or an actual sun adorment. A signature style from Katy Perry’s eponymous footwear and accessories line, the Geli sandal transforms a classic thong-toe silhouette into an adjustable, standout design offered in a variety of accents from bow ties to cacti.

  • Colorways: Doughnut, Avocado, Bow Tie, Cactus, Flamingo and Sunshine.
  • Price: $25 (was $50).
  • Discount: 50% off.

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Macy’s Flash Sale: Michael Michael Kors Irving Sneakers

Exotic elements add to the dazzling appeal of these sneakers from Michael Kors’ second line. With dyed genuine calf-hair accents and a durable rubber sole, you can count on these kicks to be the low-key icing of texture and print that a more relaxed outfit needs.

  • Colorways: Optic White/Leopard.
  • Price: $60 (was $120).
  • Discount: 50% off.

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Macy’s Flash Sale: BCBGeneration Tabina Heels

If you took two of the summer’s biggest footwear trends and threw them into a metling pot, you’d come out with BCBGeneration’s kitten heels. They take the best of thong-toe trends set on fire by Kim Kardashian and Kate Hudson and form them together with square-toe designs à la Emily Ratajkowski and Ariel Winter. Completed by a balanced 2.5-inch heel, these are the best for warm-weather outings.

  • Colorways: Yellow, Black, Ivory Snake and White.
  • Price: $40 (was $79).
  • Discount: 50% off.

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Macy’s Flash Sale: DKNY Hester Mules

A mule oftentimes can be a bit more versatile than a sandal — as it covers more your foot, it is appropriate for both a night out with the girls or for dinner with the parents if you’re coming straight from the office. The 3.5-inch block heel allows for easy step as studded detailing creates a more glam vibe. Offered in both smooth leather uppers and textured denim fabric, you can dress these mules up or down as you please.

  • Colorways: Snow Studded White, Cognac Studded Brown and Clear Studded Denim
  • Price: $48 (was $119).
  • Discount: 60% off.

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Macy’s Flash Sale: Dr. Scholl’s Abbot Slip-Ons

With Dr. Scholl’s stylish slip-on sneakers, no one will ever know that you’re wearing comfortable padded shoes — but your feet will thank you. Topping off a 1.5-inch platform, twin gore panels allow for more flexibility as a Be Free Energy Technology insole offers three distinct zones designed for maximum comfort including extra support under the toe, high-recovery foam base under the ball of the foot and dense foam cradling the heel in the back.

  • Colorways: Hydrangea Knit, Black Knit, Space Navy Knit and Portrait Knit
  • Price: $45-$50 (was $90-$100).
  • Discount: 50% off.

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Macy’s Flash Sale: Naturalizer Sally Sandals

You could describe Naturalizer’s Sally sandal as an ideal shoe for spring and summer and we’d have to agree. Unlike slides and slip-on sandals, this pair includes a stabilizing ankle strap in addition to a sturdy loop toe so your foot will stay in place during steps. A cushioned insole and breathable lining also help soften your pace for a travel-ready base for your feet.

  • Colorways: White Leather, Mauve Snake, Black Leather and Lodge Brown.
  • Price: $36-$41 (was $79-$89).
  • Discount: 55% off.

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Macy’s Flash Sale: Vince Camuto Averessa Sandals

These sandals bring a celebrity-favorite heel design into a cross-strap mule. From Vince Camuto, the Averessa sandal follows the flared heel trend, seen on the likes of Kendall Jenner and Rihanna, with its own 3.75-inch architectural design. The striking silhouette is the dressy spritz your closet needs as events and work start to pick up again across the country.

  • Colorways: Spiced Sand, Black and Golden Mustard
  • Price: $60 (was $119).
  • Discount: 50% off.

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Macy’s Flash Sale: Franco Sarto Tola Espadrilles

A lifted espadrille is the epitome of a summer shoe: it provides ease of wear through a slide-inspired upper, it elongates your legs in shorter hems and it is lightweight as the weather gets warmer. Franco Sarto masterfully took on this silhouette and offers you a 2.75-inch heel and a 1.75-inch platform for all your hot day’s woes.

  • Colorways: Putty and Midnight
  • Price: $25 (was $99).
  • Discount: 75% off.

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Macy’s Flash Sale: Circus by Sam Edelman Heath Mules

For work wear as well as appropriate footing for any occasion, a backless loafer is a hack that many women frequent in the middle of the year. The front still gives that classic, professional vibe while an open back releases heat and helps with aeration. This particular style from Circus by Sam Edelman offers a sophisticated, versatile appeal with metallic accents for a menswear-inspired tailored look.

  • Colorways: White
  • Price: $23 (was $65).
  • Discount: 65% off.

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Macy’s Flash Sale: Timberland Waterville Boots

Created exclusively for Macy’s, these Timberland boots are a must-have as warmer weather in addition to quarantine leads to more hike and outdoor activities. They are completely waterproof with an anti-fatigue system to support soles. They come in the brand’s signature wheat colorway for style that extends beyond the mountains and trails, too, to be worn with jeans and a t-shirt if you wanted.

  • Colorways: Wheat and Black
  • Price: $75 (was $150).
  • Discount: 50% off.

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Macy’s Flash Sale: Lucky Brand Sheirin Booties

Taking western-style inspiration with stitched detailing, angularly-cut panels and exposed seams, these booties are too good of a steal to pass up. Saving over $100 on them, Lucky Brand will set you up with a low-cut style that can match to both jeans or jean shorts and sundresses with a 3-inch block heel. Real leather and suede uppers take this style up a level for a shoe you can wear in any season.

  • Colorways: Natural Multi, Black and Latte
  • Price: $35 (was $139).
  • Discount: 75% off.

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Macy’s Flash Sale: Nine West Strappy Dress Sandals

Offered in six unique colorways that range from bright blues to netral blacks and whites, there is a color of these strappy for all ensembles. A 2.33-inch kitten heel starts this shoe off as a layer of thin straps fill the top uppers, made from genuine leather. A round toe seals of the insole, which too is colored the same as the straps for a streamlined appeal.

  • Colorways: Dark Sky, Black, White, Cliff, Lovely Pink and Blood Orange
  • Price: $45 (was $89).
  • Discount: 50% off.

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Nordstrom Rack’s Flash Sale on Sneakers Offers Up Big Savings on Nike, Steve Madden and More

Warm weather has arrived — and that means it’s time to break out a pair of sneakers.

Whether you’re looking to find the perfect pair for your social distancing walk or are hoping for a cute lifestyle silhouette to help life your spirits, Nordstrom Rack has you covered. For the next five days, the retailer is offering up to 60% on sneakers, with major discounts on athletic, lifestyle and comfort silhouettes for the whole family. Whether you’re looking for a sporty silhouette from the likes of Nike and Puma or are hoping to snag deals on lifestyle options from brands such as Steve Madden and Stuart Weitzman, Nordstrom Rack probably has a pair that fits the bill.

While you’re stocking up on sneakers, you may also want to consider adding some face masks to your cart. Nordstrom Rack has a selection of understated machine-washable face masks — an essential item that will keep you protected in the weeks to come — stocked in adult and children sizing.

Although the sale also includes discounts on styles for men and kids, FN has rounded up a selection below of our favorite on-sale styles for women.

Nike Renew Running Shoe

A favorite of celebs including Lucy Hale, the Nike Renew boasts a comfy foam midsole with a cushioned footbed.

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Ash Cult Leopard Genuine Calf Hair Platform Sneaker

Get a height boost of 2 inches in these chic platform sneakers, which offer a subtle take on the animal-print trend.

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Steve Madden Glaammar Zip Sneaker

Take on spring ’20’s animal-print trend in a big way with these sleek sneakers, which feature a zipper accent for an additional element of interest.

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Stuart Weitzman Mollie Slip-On Sneaker

Available now for 50% off, these suede slip-on sneakers feature a leather strap across the vamp with a delicate bow. A padded footbed and grip sole ensures the style is walkable.

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Hoka One One Mach 2

Hoka One One is known for its ultracushioned sneakers, maximized for downhill running. Snag a pair for yourself at 34% off.

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Puma Cell Endura Rebound Sneaker

Take on the chunky sneaker trend with these clunky pair, which is marked down by nearly 60%.

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Dr. Scholl’s Kensie Lace-Up Platform Sneaker

For an understated look that adds a small height boast, try out these Dr. Scholl’s kicks, now just $30.

Dr. Scholl's Kensie Lace-Up Platform Sneaker

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Rag & Bone Army Snake Embossed Low Top Sneaker

Snake-embossed leather gives this casual sneaker some fierce edge.

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Tommy Hilfiger Oryana Sneaker

Add a pop of color to your day with these bold yellow Tommy Hilfiger kicks, available for just $30.

Tommy Hilfiger Oryana Sneaker

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Abound Raegin Wedge Sneaker

Keep things casual — but add 2 inches of height — in these adorable wedge sneakers from Abound. Plus, they’re just $30.

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Sperry Releases Shoes With Rainbow Soles for Pride Month

Sperry has released yet another colorful line of shoes for LGBT Pride Month.

For this year’s pride release, Sperry included shoes with striped, multicolored uppers and vibrant rainbow soles in both men’s and women’s sizes.

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The collection features the brand’s traditional boat shoe with a colorful twist. White leather uppers with multicolored accents transform the classic style into a festive option one can wear in honor of June Pride Month or year-round.

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In addition the two boat shoes, the Sperry Pride Collection also features a slip-on sneaker option in men’s and women’s sizes.

Men's Striper II Pride Slip On Sneaker, sperry, sperry pride collection

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Women's Crest Twin Gore Pride Boat Sneaker, sperry, sperry pride collection

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The slip-on options also include a festive colorful rubber sole.


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The select styles are now available to shop on the brand’s website. The four shoes are retailed between $60-$95.

Last year, Sperry participated in the Boston Pride parade with support from its parent company and parade sponsor, Wolverine Worldwide. According to a press release, this year the brand will donate money towards the Boston Pride Community fund, which helps support LGBTQ+ grassroots organizations in the Boston area. The amount is yet to be disclosed.

All products featured have been independently selected and curated by our editorial team. If you buy something through our retail links, we may earn commission and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. 

This Military Family Needed a Van to Cart Their Shoes Home After Rack Room Shopping Spree

Rack Room Shoes is doing its part to support military families facing hardships. The footwear chain, in partnership with Lifetime Network’s “Military Makeover,” treated disabled military veterans Luke Harvey and Natasha Woodruff, and their three children, to a shopping spree.

The event, which took place on March 8, at Rack Room’s Winslow Bay Commons location in Mooresville, N.C., included a $500 gift card for future purchases for each family member. According to Rack Room Shoes there was no monetary limit on the spree, adding the family needed a van to drive their haul home.

Footwear was not the only thing the family received. While out shopping, a construction crew repaired the couple’s home in Lincolnton, N.C., with contributions of materials from national brands and labor from volunteers. The episode will air on the network on Friday, June 5, at 7:30 a.m. ET.

“Rack Room Shoes maintains a special commitment to giving back to our communities, especially when it comes to supporting veterans who have served our country,” said Mark Lardie, president and CEO of Rack Room Shoes. “It is an honor to recognize Luke and Natasha and their three children through this partnership with “Military Makeover.’”

Rack Room Shoes continues to support the military through its ongoing discount program. In addition to 20% discounts on Memorial Day, Independence Day, and Veterans Day, veterans and their families receive a 10% discount every Tuesday at all locations.

Harvey is a medically retired disabled combat veteran, who served six years in the U.S. Army as an infantryman. In 2008, he deployed to Iraq, where IEDs hit his convoy, causing him to suffer a severe head injury. He received a Purple Heart and an Army Commendation with Valor.

Woodruff, also a medically retired disabled veteran, served as a geospatial engineer in the army. During her service, she was sexually assaulted, leaving her with permanent injuries and PTSD. She retired in 2014, receiving the Women of Courage award by the Pentagon.

The Lifetime Network program runs in syndication on the American Forces TV Network and is available 24 hours a day on

32 Trendy Bags and Shoes That Also Happen to Be Under $100

The rest of the seasons are fine and all, but there’s just something special about summer fashion. Pieces are lighter, more eye-catching, often colorful, and usually a lot more fun. This is especially true when it comes to accessories. Even for those who, like myself, tend to dress on the simpler side, a trendy little bag or pair of special sandals can propel even the most basic of looks to another level—one which I very much enjoy dressing at.

If you’re on the same page, then I think you’ll like what we’ve got for you today. With the help of our very own Who What Wear collection, I’ve rounded up a whopping 32 trend-forward summer accessories, all of which are also under $100.

So whether you’re looking to add a bright bag to your collection or are still on the hunt for those perfect sandals, I’ve got you covered. To see and shop them all for yourself, plus take in a little styling inspiration along the way, just keep scrolling.

Picture perfect.

I love this color.

You can never go wrong with croc embossing.

These will make your legs look a million miles long.

These strappy sandals are fashion girl–approved.

Lime green for the win.

You’ll never get sick of this one.

Swap your basic flats for these.

This multicolor print will be so easy to pair with different colors.

Where have these mesh mules been all my life?

Ankle-wrap sandals are another summer must.

Who doesn’t love a sculptural heel that’s also comfortable?

A little zebra bag will make any outfit instantly cooler.

Fancy flip-flops are at the top of my shoe shopping list right now.

These white sandals will lighten up all your looks.

Just add a midi dress.

How could you not want this after seeing how cool it looks above?

I actually think I need these.

Simply pefect.

A little bag that packs a big punch.

I have been living in these over the last two weeks.

This bright-colored pair will look so good with jeans.

For a softer take on the sporty-sandal trend.

Another pair of white heels for the collection.

This will look just as good with other bright colors as it will with neutrals.

There’s just something so classic about a T-strap.

This chain comes off so you can use this bag as a clutch.

The perfect shade of blue for summer.

The combination of zebra print and this baguette shape is ideal.

For all the minimalists out there.

The wear-with-dresses sandals you’ve been missing.

The perfect little summer bag.

Next: Trust Me, Buy This—At-Home Edition

Scandi Girls Are Fixated on These 4 Home Décor Trends

I’ve been on an interior design kick in recent months, trying to make my apartment feel like the most comforting and enjoyable space possible. That quest led me to the impossibly chic world of Scandinavian homes on Instagram, where some of the coolest design trends are being born. 

Some home trends right now are very specific, like the Isamu Noguchi–inspired round paper lanterns that I keep seeing everywhere. Others leave room for interpretation, like the statement vase trend. It girl Nnenna Echem, for instance, has a beautifully colorful vase in her Oslo home, while Emili Sindlev decorated her Copenhagen dwelling with minimalist, sculptural versions. Scroll down to shop Scandinavian home décor trends that I hope will bring joy to your safe space. 

Next, three very specific colors trending at H&M, Madewell, and Mango right now

Opening Image: Hanna Stefansson

Fashion Girls Everywhere Are Wearing This $3 Item at Home

Back in November, we covered the rise of hero socks, which quickly became the centerpiece of many stylish outfits. Fast forward to spring, and amidst circumstances that have many of us staying at home, we’ve noticed many Instagram posts featuring cozy socks. This makes perfect sense (all the better to pad around the house in, right?). But upon closer inspection, we realized there was a clear preference for one sock brand, in particular: Nike.

With its socks at such an affordable price point, we couldn’t help but call out that Nike has the fashion crowd’s ringing endorsement. We think the popularity has something to do with the particular retro flavor of loungewear that has been bubbling since the beginning of the year. Throwback sweatsuits with the kind of sweatpants that bunch around the ankle have been trending since January, and as our Managing Editor Kristen Nichols demonstrated, a sweatpant’s best friend is a pair of classic white socks. Celebs like Kaia Gerber re-ignited the trend of wearing socks over leggings in a ’80s Jazzercise manner back in February, influencers are on board with the look too, and we all know Princess Diana’s nostalgic athleisure looks with her white tube socks pulled up high have always been an inspiration for the fashion community. Put that all together with the current penchant for comfort at home and it makes sense why a classic sportswear brand like Nike’s socks might come out on top. Don’t take my word for it, though. Scroll down to see how some of my favorite stylish ladies are sporting that signature check.

Ahh, the aforementioned Kaia Gerber–approved look. Extra points here for blending the sporty look with elevated elements like a standout gold bracelet and a hint of a leather blazer.

We all know matching sets are where it’s at right now. A few favorites are right below.

Shop the matching Grey Turn Up Longline Sweat Shorts ($25).

Shop the matching Curve Lounge Mix & Match Loopback Raw Edge Jogger ($29).

Shop the matching Reverse Weave Drawstring Shorts ($49).

The sport-meets-glamour marriage between Nike socks and an anklet is a partnership I can get behind.

This lovely shoot illustrates that socks worn solo are just as nice. A cute dog cameo doesn’t hurt either.

We’d like to supplement this image with a link to our favorite ways to style sweatpants. 

Why not go for a little frill flair?

A high-low mix will always set our sartorial hearts racing.

New Balance sneakers are coming back in a big way among the fashion crowd. 

This shot does it all: the it sock, sneaker, and sweatpants, styled in the most on-trend way.

We’re just waiting for a third image to call this a bona fide trend, but for now, our collective eyebrow is piqued. Ironic fashion can be fun, so we’re curious about these tongue-in-cheek Ikea socks.

Next up, check out how to get spring’s freshest accessory trend for as little as $31.

This One Ingredient in Your Moisturizer Could Be Making You Break Out

As a lifelong beauty enthusiast, I’ve always considered myself pretty knowledgeable on my combination skin type and the kinds of products that work best on it. I rotate through an artfully crafted regimen of cleansers, serumsmoisturizers and oils to combat the various zones of oiliness, dryness, and even occasional sensitivity on my face. When I met with acclaimed celebrity dermatologist Dennis Gross, MD, recently, he pointed to a small (but mighty) breakout I was experiencing and suggested a skincare swap I wasn’t expecting. “You should think about using an oil-free moisturizer,” he said plainly. “You want to hydrate, but oils can block the pores.” I. Was. Shook.

Although it’s no surprise that oil can clog the pores and lead to breakouts, I thought I was immune to such foolery since the slippery substance is among my favorite skincare ingredients. I love double-cleaning with an oil cleanser and even rely on a number of different types, especially during the winter months when the skin around my mouth gets straight-up parched. “Nowadays, technology allows for you to have great results without oils, and I think that’s a good move for you,” Gross explained.

Water-based moisturizers are a popular alternative to their oil-based counterparts. Simply put, they employ water as the main ingredient into which the other, water-attracting humectant ingredients are mixed. This helps to achieve hydration from within the skin as opposed to sealing in moisture from the outside. “It gives what’s called internal hydration, so it doesn’t sit on your skin like oils do. It gets inside the skin and brings water into the skin. Not only do you get hydration, you get some plumping, and this beautiful, dewy radiance without the possible side effects of excess oils,” says Gross. 

Though I was hesitant to fully jump on the oil-free train, the fact is that when the trusted dermatologist of stars from Zoë Kravitz to Rosie Huntington-Whiteley makes a suggestion, you listen. And so began my deep dive into this foreign skin territory. Ahead, 16 water-based moisturizers to quench the thirstiest skin.

Conversations about water-based moisturizers truly start and end with this OG offering from Tatcha. The water-burst technology is supported by Japanese Wild Rose to balance the skin and refine pores, and Japanese Leopard-Lily keeps oil production in check. The result is plump, clear skin.

Instead of oil-based humectants, this hydra-gel moisturizer employs lotus, cactus fruit, bamboo leaf, wild soybean, and green tea extract to not only deliver moisture but also keep it locked in the skin.

This oil-free water gel offering from Neutrogena feels refreshing and cool on application. Don’t let the lightweight consistency fool you, hyaluronic acid and olive extract make it a deeply moisturizing option.

K-beauty brand Laneige is long-beloved for its oil-free offerings, and this one is no different. The green mineral water base in this deeply moisturizing cream is extracted from brussel sprouts, artichoke, and lima bean, so it’s basically like a salad for your face. 

Marine algae, hyaluronic acid, glycolic acid, and coconut extracts join forces to promote firm, hydrated skin by enhancing moisture content and plumping fine lines and wrinkles. If you want to look like you drink a gallon of water every day, this is a must-have.

This hydrating gel moisturizer contains anti-aging and hydrating ingredients like hyaluronic acid and B3 vitamins that penetrate the skin to condition from the inside out at a much lower price.

Another aptly named water-cream option, this one by Saturday Skin uses mineral-rich Alaska glacier water as its main ingredient. From there, a peptide formula and soothing moss keep the skin calm and balanced.

Not only does this water cream hydrate sans a potentially pore-clogging oil base, it also exfoliates to help rid your face of stubborn dark marks at the same time.

This lightweight gel emulsion employs watermelon extract to soothe the skin while hyaluronic acid carries water deep beneath the surface. It also smells good and looks so pretty sitting on your vanity.

Hero ingredients hyaluronic acid, ceramides, and niacinamides make sure this non-comedogenic formula moisturizes all day long. Plus, the added SPF protects from the sun’s harmful rays.

I mean, the name itself says everything you need to know about the heavenly concoction. A 30% concentration of hyaluronic acid at three different molecular sizes has the ability to hydrate the skin for up to 72 hours. Ceramides also help to lock in even more moisture.

Although not totally oil-free, this nourishing mineral water-based gel delivers lightweight hydration via herbal extracts and a conscious blend of jojoba oil, olive squalene, and shea butter to protect the skin and preserve moisture.

This innovative formula starts out like a water-cream but disperses into a hydrating toner and you rub it in. Sea water and vitamin C and E, niacinamide, and hyaluronic acid all work together to hydrate, brighten, and smooth the skin.

This oil-free hydra-gel is the perfect combatant to both dryness and breakouts. It contains beta hydroxy acids, mallow extract, and a special blend of skin-defending extracts and antioxidants that offer as much protection as hydration.

Sophie Turner is a fan of this ultra-lightweight moisturizer, which deploys cactus water to nourish and impart heavy-hitting hydration without clogging the pores.

The soothing prebiotic thermal water base is one of only a handful of ingredients in this formulation, which makes it perfect for more sensitive skin types. Up next, a  top dermatologist says this is the best skincare regimen to treat acne. This article was originally published at an earlier date and has been updated.

This Expensive-Looking Trend Is Seriously Chic (If You Avoid Coffee and Kids)

At least once a week I like to live dangerously. And by that, I mean I slip into a chic head-to-toe white outfit despite the fact that a) I have one seriously messy toddler and b) I drink a copious amount of tea and coffee. Call me crazy, I know. But sometimes when it comes to fashion the heart wins over the head! An all white outfit is sumptuously sophisticated and inherently expensive-looking—even if you haven’t spent a fortune on it.

A flurry of all white outfits sashayed down the S/S 2020 runways this year—from billowy lace dresses at Alexander Mcqueen to sleek, relaxed tailoring at Tory Burch. And if that’s not enough to get you excited, Instagram’s style set have been showing us a myriad of cool and easy ways to wear the tricky trend—proving that there’s no better time than summer 2020—while we are mostly staying home and less risk averse to stains—to give a head-to-toe white outfit a whirl. (Although, I do advise to keep coffee and kids at a safe distance!)

The key to pulling off the trend this summer is to play with textures, layering, and volume which will keep your look interesting. Also don’t be afraid of breaking up the look with contrasting accessories from black sandals to gold jewelry. And if an all white outfit feels a little daunting, mix it up by adding buttery neutrals. Below I’m sharing some seriously cool all-white outfits to help you take on the trend this summer.

Lean into the preppy tennis trend we’re seeing all over the ‘gram this summer, and pair a tennis skirt with a chic asymmetric tank top, and finish with of-the-moment crew socks and crisp white retro sneakers.

Milkmaid-style tops are having a major moment this season—try a white one with a relaxed pair of high-waisted linen pants and complete your look with gold hoops and a hair scarf for one charming summer ensemble.

There’s nothing more simple and effortless than a crisp white tee and jeans. Pair it with a summer-ready straw bag and sophisticated flip-flops.

As sunbathing weather hits, opt for a minimalist-chic white bikini paired with an oversize white button down. A smattering of gold jewelry will add interest to the look. Classic yet chic.

Nothing says summer quite like a dreamy white maxi dress. Pair with contrasting sporty sandals and a biscuit hued cardi for cool summer nights.

Relaxed short suits were all over the S/S 2020 runways. Opt for long shorts and a blazer in lightweight fabrics and break the look up with a contrasting black tee.

All-white outfits don’t need to be complicated. In fact a chic white slip dress and sporty sandals is striking in its simplicity. Finish the look with a white crochet bag.

Up next, 15 under-$100 key items to invest in for summer.

Shorts Are the New Skirts—See the Proof and Shop My Favorite Pairs

Sorry, skirt lovers, but it’s true. Shorts are the new skirts, and your girl here can prove it. At first, I just thought that the abundance of cool shorts outfits on my feed was another quarantine thing. After all, skirts don’t make quite as much sense as a pair of stretchy bike shorts or breezy sweatshorts for doing anything from dialing into Zoom meetings to lying on the couch in between tasks. However, as we inch closer and closer to summer’s official arrival—June 20, for anyone who’s counting down the days—it’s become increasingly clear that this trend is neither short-lived nor confined to the home.

As someone who has been a longtime champion of shorts over skirts, I’m excited to both show you some of the “proof” I’ve gathered as well as help you shop out the five main categories fashion girls are wearing now. From athletic styles to tailored picks to classic denim (sometimes with a twist), I guarantee something for everyone but likely more than just one pair you’ll love below. To get started, just keep scrolling.  

Next: Trust me, buy this—at-home edition.

6 “Ugly” Summer Sandal Trends I’m Refusing to Ditch

If I had it my way, my summer wardrobe would consist solely of bikinis and big T-shirts, but since that doesn’t really fly in the real world, I find myself letting loose a bit more in other areas of the sartorial spectrum. One of those areas just so happens to be footwear. While I am all for a chic shoe moment, summer always gives me the courage to get experimental with my shoes, and this season, I am leaning hard into the six “ugly” sandal trends ahead. 

As we’ve said time and again, “ugly” trends aren’t really ugly at all; they simply aren’t as “pretty” as, let’s say, a delicate kitten heel and definitely feel a tad riskier to test out. Make sense? Ahead, I have listed out the six “ugly” summer sandal trends that I love a lot. Some of the selected are ones you’ve certainly heard of before, while others are fresh to the scene, but either way, I am here to welcome them into my closet with open arms. After you see how versatile and fun each trend is for yourself, you’ll most likely be in full agreement. 

Fisherman-style sandals are just the new sandal trend we needed this summer. These caged-in shoes are practical but feel oddly exciting. While it’s definitely on the chunkier side, this is one sandal trend that doesn’t appear to be “pretty” on the foot, but it sure as hell looks good nonetheless. 

We started to see the rise of clogs back in the fall, and now, the clog-sandal movement is well underway. Fit with a clunky wooden sole and a simple leather buckle across the toes, once again, this is not a trend that necessarily flatters the foot, but I don’t remember the last time I cared about that, so here we are. 

This one is not new by any means, yet it continues to show up on the feet of fashion girls across the globe. This sporty sandal trend looks perfect with everything from dresses to athletic shorts and doubles as an easy house shoe, which we all need right now.

Having a piece of leather or fabric tied around your big toe is definitely an interesting look, but it’s one that continues to bubble as the temperatures rise. From flat sandals to wrapped-up high heels, this is one sandal detail that will have heads turning all summer long. 

It’s been a hot minute since we’ve seen flatforms pop up as a major trend, but apparently, summer 2020 is their time to shine. These large and loud shoes require a brave wearer, but as we’ve seen all across social platforms, this sartorial platform is worth the risk for a killer ensemble. 

Heeled thongs also rose up to fame last summer, but there is no slowing their roll as we head full-force into summer 2020. These fancy flip-flops are the perfect versatile shoes to wear with everything from formal to casual seasonal attire. And while the trend itself might make you cringe a tad at the 2000s nostalgia, it’s one that I plan on diving back into ASAP.

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