Snapchat’s AR Try-On Feature Is The Shopping Experience Of The Future

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It’s the shopping experience of the future.

This morning, I tried on nine Prada bags without ever leaving my apartment.

No, I don’t have a personal stylist who comes over with my outfit options for the week (I wish). Rather, I did this using the Snapchat augmented reality (AR) try-on feature.

The tool, which first launched in 2020 in a collaboration with Gucci, allows Snapchatters to use their cameras to virtually try on clothing, accessories and makeup as they move in real-time.

Parent company to Snapchat, Snap Inc., continues to expand its AR try-on feature by collaborating with retailers like the aforementioned Prada, Kaja beauty, NYX Cosmetics, MAC Cosmetics, YSL, North Face and watch brand Piaget Polo.

When trying something on, the product appeared on camera and moved with me as I moved.

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Prince William Opens Up About Mental Health On Apple’s “Time to Walk”

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And shares the song that reminds him of most of Princess Diana.

Listening to Prince William reminisce about his impromptu sing-along with Taylor Swift was a nice way to start my day.

The Duke of Cambridge is the newest guest on Apple’s Time to Walk series, an immersive audio experience on Apple Watch for Fitness+ subscribers. The series is designed to encourage users to take a walk while listening to the voice of a celebrity guest who is also on a walk.

In each episode, guests share personal stories, songs and photos. Recordings include the footsteps and outdoor noises surrounding the narrator, making for an intimate listening experience.

While Time to Walk has featured several iconic guests like Dolly Parton and Uzo Aduba, this newest episode (available to stream on Apple Music Radio for free starting December

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Emma Brewin’s Fluffy Bucket Hat Is The It-Girl Accessory Of The Season

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Rihanna’s favourite hat brand is the it-girl trend du jour.

We’re declaring the Emma Brewin oversized bucket hat the it-girl accessory of the moment.

In fashion, winter calls for faux fur. And, as confirmed by recent sightings of Rihanna, Bella Hadid and Emily Ratajkowski just weeks apart, this whimsical statement piece is the must-have hat of the moment.

Hadid and Ratakjowski both opted for Brewin’s limited edition ‘Hazel Bucket’, while Riri kept it classy in black, though she’s been repping Brewin buckets in colour since early 2020. Committed to the fuzzy fashion cause, Rihanna even rocked a fairy floss coloured hat in ‘Blossom’ from Emma Brewin this summer.

Since its launch in 2014, the eponymous British brand has racked up quite the list of celebrity clientele. The

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Machine Gun Kelly Is The Latest Male Celeb To Launch A Nail Polish Line

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Another male celebrity beauty brand, you say?

Machine Gun Kelly is getting into the nail polish game.

The musician (and boyfriend to Megan Fox) is set to launch his own gender-neutral nail polish line, UN/DN LAQR. Available online December 2, the brand will offer 10 shades from neutrals to bright colours, with one black lacquer aptly named “Depressionist.” Each polish will cost $23, with trios going for $67 and kits of six being sold at $110.

Born Colson Baker, the 31-year-old musician co-founded the brand with incubator Unlisted Brand Lab, and told Allure he chose shades that can be worn year-round. As for the name, UN/DN is a play on the word “undone,” reported Business of Fashion, representing Baker’s ambition to flip the script on the beauty world that has long catered to women.

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Celebrating Virgil Abloh: His Best Works from Off-White and Louis Vuitton

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To celebrate the legacy of the Off-White and Louis Vuitton menswear creative director, FASHION is looking back at some of Virgil Abloh’s best works.

Is there ever a “right” thing to say when someone passes?

A brief Google search will tell you to say things like “I’m so sorry for your loss” and “sending my deepest sympathies.” Still, more often than not, the recipients of the bad news are rendered speechless, knowing that no amount of words, calls or emojis will ever be able to encapsulate the wonderful person that has suddenly left. I mean, what is there to say?

Such is the world’s reaction at the sudden passing of designer extraordinaire Virgil Abloh, who at only 41 died of a rare form of cancer. Because his illness was kept secret, the news was

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