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Lavish fashions and Russian literary heroines go hand-in-hand, so it’s not surprising that some readers relish the opportunity to indulge in both.

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Indie designs jump from the web to Cambridge

Tina Burgos, chief curator and founder of online retailer Covet + Lou, is long known for bringing fashion-forward brands to Boston.


‘Full contact’ wardrobe

The formula for Technical Cashmere isn’t that simple, but the proprietary fiber at the heart of Kit and Ace is one its owners are banking on.

“Moose in the Woods” by Ben Gatski, $595 at Abacus Gallery, 44 Exchange St., Portland, Maine

Faux trophies add interest to walls

Trophies made from reclaimed metal, wool, ceramic, and wood are rustic, fun, and most definitely faux.

Men’s fashion expert Jeff Lahens, at Frank & Oak on Newbury Street, says it’s important for men to know what they are looking for.

Blazers, britches and button-holes: How to select the right men’s suit

A good suit is a loyal companion, accompanying a man through some of life’s most significant moments. Fashion guru Jeff Lahens offers his advice on how to find one.

Kelly Zhang tries viewing a film on an Oculus VR headset at the festival.

the tech nomad

Virtual reality gets its own film festival and followers

In a dimly lighted space, filmmakers and tech geeks converged on the Kaleidoscope Virtual Reality Film Festival at Artists for Humanity in South Boston.

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// Leather lace-ups take her everywhere

The handmade gladiator sandals that Courtney Forrester bought in the historic Plaka neighborhood in Athens quickly became her go-to fashion accessories.

Toyota’s 2016 Prius features stylized LED headlights.

5 car trends to watch

New technology and snazzier designs are on tap for 2016.

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These crisp fall days require a stylish boot, one that can be worn both to Bastille Kitchen and the Rosebud. Try these on for size.


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Who says your favorite suit should be reserved for the boardroom?

// 5 things to know about teeth whitening

A white and winning smile can be bought -- but what should you know before investing in your (would be) pearly whites?

// Decorative changes to Newton home make all the difference

The bones of this Newton home were in great shape, but it was a little too traditional for the new owners, who had relocated their growing family from the city.

// Straight & narrow

Long, low seating makes a perfect place to perch in entries and halls.

// Cape Cod Restaurant Week

The crowds are mostly gone, and the weather is lovely: What better time to visit Cape Cod?

There’s an app for that

// What’s the best app for navigating Boston?

If you thought picking the right route to Union Square was confusing, try picking the right transit app. Or don’t. Just get Citymapper.

// Colonial chic

Hip “pop-up shoppe” 1630 celebrates Boston’s past and present.

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.