Per usual, I am honored.

More importantly, here's JJ's FADER mix to get your weekend started. It has everything from Cyndi Lauper to Gucci Mane to Sade so you should definitely play it for your mom.

In related news, I'm super into whatever denim-vest-item homegirl is wearing below.


To Trend or Not To Trend

Just a few years ago, fashion editors were complaining about "peacocking" and the ridiculousness of street style. It seems like the pendulum is beginning to swing the other way, because now, it's all about the basics. Whether it's denim, a crisp suit, or just keeping a fresh face, it's never been so hot to not be too trendy. The non-trend-trend, or something.

Links à la Mode: August 7th

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