How Rent the Runway CEO Jennifer Hyman Built a ‘Willy Wonka Land of Fashion’

In ELLE.com’s monthly series Office Hours, we ask people in powerful positions to take us through their first jobs, worst jobs, and everything in between. This month we spoke with Jennifer Hyman, CEO and co-founder of Rent the Runway, who first had the idea for the high-end clothing rental service when she was 26 years […]

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Megan Thee Stallion Blasts Supreme Court Roe Overturn at Glastonbury Festival

The news that the Supreme Court had made the decision to overturn Roe v. Wade was announced on Friday, just in time for the U.K.’s Glastonbury Festival. The Festival featured a number of American performers who took a moment to share exactly how they felt about that and rap artist Megan Thee Stallion did not […]

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How to Protest the Pending Decision to Overturn Roe v. Wade

While most eyes were on celeb transformations for the 2022 Met Gala, behind the scenes, our government was fashioning a different kind of change. In leaked documents written by Justice Samuel Alito and obtained by Politico, the U.S. Supreme Court reportedly voted to renege on its trailblazing Roe v. Wade decision. The draft opinion rebukes […]

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Why Do Shopping Podcasts Sound So Good Right Now?

By now, it’s become abundantly clear that one way people have endured the pandemic has been through retail therapy—whether that meant hoarding toilet paper to soothe fears of scarcity or doubling down on sweatsuits to acquiesce to a new work-from-home, do-every-damn-thing-from-home lifestyle. The supply chain has responded by sputtering and groaning under the weight of […]

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Serena Kerrigan Does It All for the Plot—And Then Some

The sun is just beginning to set on another Valentine’s Day when Serena Kerrigan, a 27-year-old confidence coach-cum-entrepreneur-cum-certified internet personality, bestows upon me an unusual gift: the diary she began keeping after her first kiss in the fifth grade. In a little over an hour, the lights will go up on her third live show—a […]

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Why the Attempts to Diversify And Just Like That… Fell Flat

When HBO announced a Sex and the City revival, I was on the fence. Despite the network’s multiple attempts at recreating the iconic ’90s show in various forms (I’m looking at you, Girls), there had yet to be a rom-com series that lived up to the original. And that’s partly because SATC is one-of-a-kind. Adapted […]

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