by jill radsken Globe correspondent

Today’s teens more savvy when shopping

Teens browse clothing at a shopping mall in Garden City, N.Y.

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Value consciousness might be inherent to the post-millennial Generation Z.

My Instagram: Caitlin Croswell

Connecticut native Caitlin Croswell, 26, lives and breathes the hospitality industry in Boston.

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So much charm

Baseball bling that might give you a boost, even if the team’s record doesn’t.



In living color

Brighten the kitchen (or dorm room) with small appliances in unexpected hues.

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump  in Derry, N.H., in August.

Supporters or not, we still agree on Trump’s hair

The bouffant has transcended questions of Donald Trump’s qualifications and policies to become safe small talk, like the weather.

Comedian Tony V (left) of Charlestown and Bob Wahlberg of Dorchester.

Party Lines

Friendship Party for Carl Hosea of Dorchester

More than 2,000 guests attended for the Dorchester resident who was diagnosed with cancer on Easter. The event was held at Boston Teacher’s Union Hall.

Home design

// At one with the surroundings

Located on Lake Winnipesaukee in Wolfeboro, N.H., this home was designed to evoke the style of the surrounding turn-of-the-century homes.

Home Products

Leather or not in the living room

Traditionally reserved for a gentleman’s study, these sleek styles look just at home in modern living rooms.


Melissa McCarthy: Stylebuster

McCarthy dislikes the term “plus-size” and believes that women of different sizes shouldn’t be segregated by department.

My Instagram: Catrine Kelty

Kelty holds all kinds of food in her loving embrace, sprinkling it with herbs and drizzling it with oil. But that’s her day job.

Mini highlighters by Yoobi, $2.99/


Cool back-to-school supplies

Colorful supplies add pep to the start of study season

Jared Fogle in 2001 held up a pair of jeans he used to wear after losing weight from eating Subway sandwiches. Subway has severed ties with Fogle. to

Jared Fogle isn’t first to give his brand a bad name

From O.J. Simpson to Ray Rice, here are five other brand ambassadors who crashed and burned.

BOKX Pool. (handout)

Make a splash in Boston’s hotel pools

With summer winding down, hotel pools offer the perfect solution for relief and relaxation.

love letters | meredith goldstein

He was still using the dating app

As I scrolled through his phone, I saw the dating app that we had met on in the spring.

Home Design

Rooms with a view

With soft grays and blues, this ninth floor condo in the North End evokes its Boston Harbor setting.

Stylish Bostonians

// 2015 Most Stylish Bostonians

From fashionistas to legal scholars, these tastemakers reveal how they set the city’s trends.


The Weddings Issue

// Harvard med students’ city-chic wedding at The Sinclair

The doctors-in-training made their vows in a Harvard Square ceremony.