Dôen’s Aspirational Vision of Motherhood Has a Cult Following

Everyone loves a bargain, but it takes a special kind of enthusiasm to attend a mobbed sample sale a mere week after giving birth. Amber Hay, a 34-year-old director of product and development at a beauty accessories company, was still wearing a pair of hospital-issued postpartum underwear when she made her way to Dôen’s New […]

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What Does ‘Business Casual’ Even Mean Anymore?

As a write this, to one side I see ELLE.com’s style director, Nikki Ogunnaike, wearing a cardigan buttoned all the way up, conservatively tucked into khakis. She’s a staunch “no belly buttons at the office” kind of dresser. In front of me, writer Chloe Hall is wearing Cool Person sweat pants and sneakers. I share […]

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Beto O’Rourke Can’t Stop Standing on Counters

Though the Iowa caucus, shockingly, isn’t until next February, the 432 Democrats running for president have started to descend on states in the middle of the country in the time-honored tradition of the candidates trying to convince Midwesterners that they are normal people by doing increasingly deranged things. Over the next few months, we’ll see […]

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Is Stacey Abrams Running for Office in 2020?

Stacey Abrams gained a national platform during her headline-making run for governor in Georgia in 2018. If she had won, Abrams would’ve been the first black female governor in United States history. In the end, she lost to then-Secretary of State Brian Kemp, who, in his role, oversaw the very election he was running in. […]

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A Complete Timeline of Allison Mack’s Case and the NXIVM Trial

On Monday, former Smallville actress Allison Mack pleaded guilty to racketeering and racketeering conspiracy charges related to her role in NXIVM. At Federal District Court in Brooklyn, she took responsibility for recruiting women into group, led by Keith Raniere. The Albany-based organization billed itself as a self-help organization, with workshops and classes promising members self-fulfillment. […]

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I Pledge Allegiance to Beto’s Dog Artemis

Yesterday, Beto O’Rourke became the 319th person to join the 2020 presidential race, also known as America: Endgame. Shockingly, we still have 600 days until the election and scientists estimate that at least 50 more people will come forward to throw their hats in the ring. If Beto wins the presidency, historians note that he […]

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A Chinese Woman Arrested at Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Club Reportedly Had a Hidden Camera Detector and a Flash Drive with Malware

Last month, a Chinese woman was arrested after gaining entry to President Donald Trump’s private Florida club Mar-a-Lago with a number of suspicious items on her person, including four cell phones and a flash drive determined to contain “malicious” malware, according to a criminal complaint obtained by ELLE.com. Back in her hotel room, authorities reportedly […]

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