Portuguese Footwear Brand Unreal Fields Launches Dreamlike Shoe Collection Inspired by Life in Quarantine

Inspired by the quiet moments of introspection and loneliness from the last year and a half of isolation, Lisbon-based footwear brand Unreal Fields is launching a dreamlike universe of shoes for its upcoming SS21 campaign. “A time to reconnect with our innermost selves, this last year of isolation has brought forth a profound need for self-exploration and self-knowledge that begs the...

Transition: How to Leave a Good Thing Gracefully

Ever since I was a kid, I longed for adulthood. As a little girl, I politely declined swinging on the monkey bars with the other kindergarteners, opting to converse with the teachers. I played “school” with my dolls, imagining what it would be like to call the shots—to teach instead of being taught. In middle school, I wore blazers and a sleek bob.  Freedom dangled before me as my older...

Darling Letters: On the Type of Leaders We Choose to Be

We are bringing “Darling Letters” from your inbox to the blog! We love the art of letter writing and believe it helps build authentic community. Our editors and contributors have thoughtfully written encouraging letters to cut through the busyness and speak straight to your heart. In her novel “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire,” author J.K. Rowling wrote, “If you want to know what a...

20 Products To Boost Your Mood Instantly When You’re Feeling Down

The Everygirl’s product selections are curated by the editorial team. If you buy something through our links, we may earn an affiliate commission, at no cost to you. We only recommend products we genuinely love. Source: Polina Tankilevitch | Pexels We talk a lot about ways to boost your mood because having a random bad day here and there or feeling a little extra stressed is a part of being...

5 Super Simple Vegetarian Trader Joe’s Recipes

Source: Danielle Moss for The Everygirl I will shout it from the rooftops until the end of time: Trader Joe’s is the best grocery store to exist. It’s affordable, fairly accessible, and packed full of delicious options to stock your fridge and pantry. I’ve been shopping there regularly since my adulthood began, so as someone who doesn’t eat meat, I’ve nailed down a...

What Meghan Markle Would Buy From The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

The Everygirl’s product selections are curated by the editorial team. If you buy something through our links, we may earn an affiliate commission, at no cost to you. We only recommend products we genuinely love. Source: Tim Rooke / Shutterstock There are few celebrities whose style choices we never disagree with. Usually, even the ones who we take the most inspiration for falter once in a...

How to Sit in the Discomfort of ‘the Middle’

I’ll be honest. It’s hard to write about the middle space when you’re in the white hot center of it. I can’t see the shore I left and the one I’m reaching for is still unknown. A friend helped me find the name for this the other day. It’s called liminality—the tension between the no longer existent and the not yet existent. That’s it. That’s the tension causing the ache right...

The Best Plus-Size Pieces From the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

The Everygirl’s product selections are curated by the editorial team. If you buy something through our links, we may earn an affiliate commission, at no cost to you. We only recommend products we genuinely love. Source: Jordan McDonnell for The Everygirl I spent a really long part of my life getting frustrated over fashion. Nothing fit me right, and the only stuff that came in my size looked...

How to Recreate the Best Gossip Girl Reboot Looks

The Everygirl’s product selections are curated by the editorial team. If you buy something through our links, we may earn an affiliate commission, at no cost to you. We only recommend products we genuinely love. Source: @gossipgirl Back in 2007, when the original Gossip Girl first graced our screens and we all became imaginary Upper East Siders every week, we all smitten by three...

What My Children Have Taught Me About Courage

Growing up, I thought that having courage meant doing big, daring and heroic things. I thought it was the kind of things that you watch superheroes do in movies. Yet, the older I get and the longer I am a mother, the more I see that courage is in the small, often everyday choices we make that propel us forward. Courage is in the fabric of each choice to bravely choose your own voice, believe in...