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Unrest Newsletter: August 9, 2022

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TikTok’s hottest jewelry trend will last forever

And I mean that literally. So many things trending on TikTok are a flash in the pan, everywhere today and nowhere tomorrow. (Remember the sea shanties?) The news cycle is truly dizzying, which is why the permanent jewelry moment we find ourselves in is particularly refreshing. Personally, I love the idea of ​​saving the perfect stack of earrings once and never having to think about earrings again, or ever having to struggle for 20 minutes to attach a bracelet again. It’s as if Marie Kondo was getting dressed. Also, I love a trend that encourages fewer purchases, not more, both for my own wallet and, you know, for the planet. Read more

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Serena Williams, the goat of goats, announces her retirement from tennis

“I’ll be honest. There is no happiness in this subject for me,” Williams wrote in a moving essay for vogue. “I hate having to be at this crossroads.” The tennis star is also getting into the double standard for both men and women in the sport, and hoo boy, this is all just a doozy. Plus, the accompanying photos are gorgeous, of course, and little Alexis Olympia also makes an appearance. Read more

August’s Full “Sturgeon” Moon Will Affect These 4 Zodiac Signs The Most

Yes, this “ultra-dramatic supermoon” is named after Pisces, but don’t worry, Pisces — you won’t be feeling the emotional rollercoaster as much as these four signs. Read more

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Apparently Kourtney Kardashian Wants To Make Swimsuits With Gloves A ‘Thing’

I have so many objections to this: 1) Seems hot. 2) Tan lines??? 3) Who besides the Kardashians would wear this IRL? But the answer is apparently a lot of people as they are mostly sold out. Read more

How to Accessorize with Household Items, According to Myra Magdalen

It’s really impossible to categorize Magdalen’s style, whose OOTD videos often include a mishmash of thrift store finds like power strips and stuffed animals. “It’s one thing to have something sitting in your apartment, [but] Sometimes that’s not enough,” she says, referring specifically to her giant catfish handbag. Here, she tells Bustle where she gets her inspiration from and how she found her sense of style. Read more

On IndustryMarisa Abela takes control

Abela, who plays Industry‘s Yasmin, an anxious, people-pleasing person who channels her feelings of inferiority at work into a dominant character in the bedroom, refuses to be put in a box. “I think that’s what it’s all about for me,” she says. “Creating a repertoire of incredibly different parts.” Considering she’s already set to appear in the crime thriller Rogue Agent and that of Greta Gerwig Barbie, she went well. Read more


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