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Some recent favorites from the New York Times...

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>> Uptown, Sackler protests. Downtown, a Sackler fashion line. These are the hoodies that OxyContin wrought. (February 2019)

>> In Colorado, the first gay governor of the United States prepares to take office, his First Gentleman by his side. (January 2019)

>> 2018: The Year in Stuff. (December 2018)

>> The designers of Vaquera have press, buzz and talent. Can they quit their day jobs at Beacon’s Closet now? (October 2018)

>> Allee Willis presides over a museum of kitsch that “Boogie Wonderland" built. (June 2018)

>> Onstage, Lee Pace came out seven times a week. Then he came out for real. (June 2018)

>> Troye Sivan is a new kind of pop star: here, queer and used to it. (May 2018)

>> Judy Blame, the magpie magician of 1980s London, remembered. (March 2018)

>> An outfit for the Starbucks run or the airport schlep? For a new generation of constantly-photographed, Instagram-famous celebrities, there’s a stylist for that. (February 2018)

>> Male models say Mario Testino and Bruce Weber Sexually exploited them. An A1 investigation. With Jacob Bernstein and Vanessa Friedman. (January 2018)

>> Mike Amiri makes the best-selling, least-tasteful clothes in men’s wear. You got a problem with that? (January 2018)

...plus, the occasional styling gig


Ben Whishaw, doe-eyed poet onscreen, takes on John Proctor, rough-hewn brute onstage. After years of sausage-casing trousers and shrunken jackets, men's suits are loosening up.
The new men's coat is north of normal: a longer, fuller boundary-pusher.

...and elsewhere

>> On the rise of street style in print, from Style.com. [PDF]

>> On Dries Van Noten, from M Magazine.

>> On Joe Brainard's collected writings, from Modern Matter. [PDF]

>> On New York, from Hero Magazine.

>> On Pee-wee Herman, Broadway star, from Paper Magazine.

>> On manliness and manners, from Slate.