MOST RECENT ARTICLES BY:

Hilary Reid

  1. recommended by experts
    The Best Hair Masks, According to Hair Experts“Hair masks are key to healthy hair, no matter the texture.”
  2. recommended by experts
    The Best Blenders for Smoothies, According to Chefs and Smoothie FanaticsIncluding three different Vitamix models.
  3. insider goods
    The Items Flight Attendants Have Used Most During COVID“This little gem has been in the bags of flight attendants for years.”
  4. ask a cool person
    What Is the Best Women’s Underwear?We asked stylists, rappers, models, and designers about their favorites.
  5. recommended by experts
    The Best Products for Curly Hair, According to Hair ExpertsIncluding a product that works “on every single curl type — loose, wavy, tight curls, tightly coiled, all of it.”
  6. the online thrifter
    How to Shop for Furniture on InstagramBusiness is booming for the city’s vintage-store owners and amateur thrifters who are using their Instagram accounts to sell secondhand housewares.
  7. ask a cool person
    What Are the Best Eyeglasses for Men?“One advantage I’ve found to the smaller size of these lenses is that they don’t fog up as much when I’m out in the cold with a mask on.”
  8. ask a cool person
    What Are the Best Eyeglasses for Women?“They’re a bit feminine and kind of sexy.”
  9. ask a cool person
    What’s the Best White T-shirt for Women?We asked stylish women to muse on their favorite white tees.
  10. ask a cool person
    What Are the Best Bathrobes for Women?We asked spa owners and loungewear and lingerie designers about their favorites.
  11. ask a cool person
    What Are the Best White Sneakers for Women?“You can’t go wrong with Air Force 1’s, and as a native New Yorker I would feel embarrassed not to own a pair.”
  12. ask a cool person
    The Best High-Waisted Jeans, According to Stylish Women“Once I find a decent fit, I tend to buy in bulk.”
  13. ask a cool person
    What Are the Best Men’s Crewneck Sweatshirts?“It is so soft and fluffy, it might as well be made of kitten fur and cotton balls.”
  14. recommended by experts
    The Best Couples Sex Toys, According to Sex Therapists and Relationship ExpertsReally, any sex toy can be a couples sex toy, but these are specifically designed for you and a partner.
  15. recommended by experts
    The Best Yoga Mats to Buy, According to YogisFor every type of yoga enthusiast.
  16. ask a cool person
    What’s the Best Waffle Clothing for Women?Including leggings and turtlenecks.
  17. ask a cool person
    What Are the Best Silk Pajamas for Women?Lingerie experts, boutique owners, and all-around stylish women dish on their favorite silken sleepwear.
  18. ask a cool person
    What’s the Best Men’s Loungewear?“Like good bedding, it keeps you warm when it’s cold and cool when it’s warm.”
  19. subdivisions
    Wait — Kim Owns the Land and Kanye Owns the House?Who cares about the divorce — is the couple in a land-lease situation?
  20. recommended by experts
    Is There Anything (Nonsurgical) You Can Do About Your Neck?Dermatologists weigh in on the turkey-neck conundrum.
  21. best bets
    The Big White Couch’90s-style slipcovered sofas are suddenly appealing again.
  22. gifts they might actually want
    30 Last-minute Gifts on Amazon for the People You Almost ForgotFrom the trendy college student to the outdoorsy step-dad.
  23. celebrity shopping
    What Author Neil Gaiman Can’t Live Without“It’s a beautiful book about fathers and sons and birds.”
  24. ask a cool person
    What’s the Best Women’s Loungewear?“I am staunchly on the team of only wearing soft, stretchy clothing while at home.”
  25. recommended by experts
    The Best Treadmills to Use at Home, According to Personal TrainersIncluding one that lets you binge Netflix while you run.
  26. ask the strategist
    Where Can I Find Some Actually Cool Hypoallergenic Jewelry?Including earrings, belt buckles, and a mask chain.
  27. painless shopping
    This Etsy Shop Sells Some Extremely Nice LampsAt a fraction of the price they would be anywhere else.
  28. gifts they’ll want in a pandemic
    These Green Silk ‘Theater Shoes’ Remain My Most Optimistic Quarantine Buy“Mostly, they were a beautiful object, and that was exactly why I wanted them — they seemed something pleasing to admire.”
  29. gifts they might actually want
    The Best Gifts for Bookworms (That Aren’t Books)Because they’ve probably already read that novel.
  30. gifts they might actually want
    The Best Gifts for Photographers, According to Photographers and Photo EditorsBecause you can do better than a camera-lens-shaped coffee mug.
  31. strategist investigates
    From Calabasas to the Odeon, Everyone Is Wearing a Black Surgical MaskEight months into the pandemic, it’s the first bona fide mask trend.
  32. celebrity shopping
    What Author Brit Bennett Can’t Live Without“I’m someone who cares deeply about the temperature of beverages.”
  33. ask a cool person
    What Are the Best Ankle Boots for Women?“They’re comfortable and easy to wear at all times of day or night.”
  34. holiday gifts 2020
    What the Stars of Selling Sunset Want for the Holidays“Everyone I follow on Instagram has one.”
  35. art
    Hear a Quarantine Love Letter for the ViolinGeorge Condo and Leila Josefowicz collaborated while apart.
  36. ask a cool person
    What Are the Best Jeans for Women?Straight legs, wide-legs, skinnies, and raw denim.
  37. the real estate
    The $99,900 Studios on Billionaires’ RowCarnegie House residents are racing to offload their apartments. Why?
  38. celebrity shopping
    What Tara Subkoff Can’t Live Without“When I’m feeling tense, like if I’m watching the news or having a pandemic-anxiety acid-reflux moment, I spray it in my mouth.”
  39. gifts they might actually want
    The Best Gifts for Woodworkers, According to WoodworkersIncluding rulers, noise-canceling headphones, and aprons for the shop.
  40. ask a cool person
    What Are the Best Long-Sleeve T-Shirts for Women?Including waffle thermals, ribbed cottons, and cropped henleys.
  41. recommended by experts
    What Are the Best Calming Teas?Drink up.
  42. ask a cool person
    What’s the Best Men’s Black T-shirt?For winter layering, weekend lounging, and (eventually) the office.
  43. celebrity shopping
    What Kristin Cavallari Can’t Live Without“Even if it’s just a little piece, I have to have one after dinner every night.”
  44. expert-approved gifts
    Trend Forecasters on Women’s Gifts to Buy Before They Sell OutLoungewear in soothing colors, “mood-boosting” jewelry, and other gifts to buy before they’re gone.
  45. gifts they might actually want
    The Best Gifts for Architects, According to ArchitectsMuch of which is (not surprisingly) all black.
  46. recommended by experts
    The Best Conditioners, According to Hairstylists and Salon Owners“The reparative work this does is second to none.”
  47. painless shopping
    What’s the Best Actually Nice-Looking Judaica?Menorahs, mezuzahs, and more you’ll proudly want to display.
  48. ask a cool person
    What’s the Best Gold-Plated and Gold-Filled Jewelry Under $100?“I’ve received so many compliments during my virtual meetings on its design, and no one can believe it is under $100.”
  49. gifts they might actually want
    The 48 Best Travel Gift Ideas, According to Frequent TravelersFrom a space pen to indestructible headphones.
  50. recommended by experts
    The Best Sulfate-Free Shampoos, According to HairstylistsIncluding specific picks for hair that’s dry, thinning, fine, or curly.
More Articles