Day: November 15, 2021

Style Icon Jenna Lyons Makes Her Furniture Debut

Jenna Lyons in her Soho loft with a lamp, tables, and dining chair from her new furniture collection with Roll & Hill.

“I love playing with materials,” says Jenna Lyons, the New York-based fashion designer, style icon, and television personality. As the longtime creative force behind J.Crew, she made her name putting quirky-cool twists on preppy classics, layering chunky necklaces and sweatshirts with oversized blazers and pairing denim button-downs with, well, basically anything—even eveningwear. On our recent Zoom call, she wore a classic striped oxford and a navy trucker hat emblazoned with the Roll & Hill logo, a clue to her latest project: a debut collection of furniture with the hit Brooklyn brand.

After decorating her own trendsetting homes—the Park Slope brownstone, the SoHo loft—and overseeing the visual identity for countless stores, furniture was a natural pivot. “Design, for me, has always been about solving a problem,” she explains, posing

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Women’s fashion store emerges from bankruptcy to reopen at Outlets at Wind Creek Bethlehem

A women’s fashion and accessory store, that initially filed for bankruptcy and closed all of its locations in 2019, has planned a comeback at the Outlets at Wind Creek Bethlehem.

The Wind Creek location was one of 261 Charming Charlie stores across 38 states that reportedly shuttered two years ago. It’s planning a grand reopening at its original space across from the General Store on the lower level. Wind Creek spokeswoman Julia Corwin said Wednesday there’s no specific opening date scheduled yet.

Founded in 2004 by entrepreneur Charles Chanaratsopon, the chain says its newly reopened stores will include Charming Charlie’s usual, color-grouping model and vast catalog, according to a news release. The store is known for its apparel, handbags, fashion jewelry, gifts, beauty items, shoes, scarves, tech gadgets, travel, pets and kid merchandise, as well as RSVP and special occasion pieces.

The company announced a national expansion this past March.

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Woman discovers ’genius’ hack to hang curtains in your home WITHOUT having to drill holes into your wall

ONE DIY ‘genius’ said that she is constantly asked how you can hang curtains when renting, without having to drill holes in your wall.

Jennifer has now revealed that indeed this can be done and it is so much easier than you think.

Jennifer has discovered a genius hack

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Jennifer has discovered a genius hackCredit: Tik Tok

Taking to her TikTok account, Jennifer explained that all you need to ensure your curtains can be hung without damaging your walls is broom grippers.

Posting under the domain @offliveoak she said: “Y’all asked for a renter-friendly way, to hang curtains, well I’ve got it for you.”

“While standing in the 3M command section in Target, I saw these broom grippers, and thought, the diameter of a broom, and the diameter of a curtain rod is the same. So lightbulb moment decided to install these broom grippers horizontally” she added.

Jennifer placed the broom gippers in

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