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  1. normcore
    This Capsule Collection Makes Socks and Sandals Look GoodIt’s a thing.
  2. try the trend
    11 Pieces You Can Buy to Get on the Gorpcore TrendAnd most of them are very affordable.
  3. First Came Normcore. Now Get Ready for Gorpcore.Declaring oneself seriously outdoorsy and politically aware.
  4. abominations
    These Detachable Jorts Make Me Want to Scream Eternally Into the VoidThe latest in jean abominations.
  5. Ruth Bader Ginsburg Wants to Be Less NotoriousThe Supreme Court justice says her recent denunciations of Trump were “ill-advised,” and she promises to be more “circumspect” in the future.
  6. reasons to love new york
    The Nostalgic Comfort of Normcore DiningThere is something really great about going to a place that doesn’t have 857 Yelp reviews, where you can actually get in as a party of five without a reservation on a Friday night.
  7. papal fashion
    Pope Francis Is Our Normcore PopeIs the pope stylish or do we just love robes?
  8. always shopping
    A Fancy Upgrade to Your Favorite Slip-On SandalsAdmit it, you’ve grown to love the orthopedic slide.
  9. thanks but no thanks
    Birkenstock, So Much More Than NormcoreThe brand’s senior vice-president alleges: “Within Birkenstock, we have never used the term, not even once.”
  10. look of the day
    Charlotte Gainsbourg Wore a Bucket Hat Officially the coolest accessory for spring.
  11. always shopping
    The Non-Crunchy Fleece Jacket Really Does ExistYou’re not going hiking in this.
  12. year in review
    Fashion in 2014, From the Sublime to the RidiculousNormcore, Pharrell’s hat, and one particularly oily butt.
  13. rejections
    The Oxford Dictionaries Considered NormcoreThey went, as people do, with vape
  14. any excuse to use a she's all that photo
    A Case for the Female Try-HardMaking the argument for primping. 
  15. experiments
    My Week With a Flip PhoneFeeling very cool with T9 and infinite battery life.
  16. dead trends
    Introducing Health Goth, a New Lifestyle TrendLifestyle — or DEATHstyle?
  17. Under the Tuscan Sun Is a Normcore Mood BoardLike a Gap Outlet exploded all over Italy.
  18. no makeup
    Why Has Makeup Gotten So Minimal?For the second season in a row, runway beauty has gone bare. 
  19. trophies of the truly chic
    Are You Even Cool Enough to Use a Flip Phone, Though?It’s not for everyone and it can’t be for everyone. 
  20. anti style style
    14 Totally Normcore Street-Style Looks From Fashion WeekCrocs, Adidas galore, and plenty of white socks.
  21. normcore
    Grimes Wears Adidas Pool Slides in New Video for ‘Go’ Grimes wears Adidas pool slides in her video for “Go.”
  22. the new normal
    W Just Discovered NormcoreThey call it “Banal Plus.”
  23. shameless lusting
    Shia LaBeouf’s Ample Collection of Dirty Tees: A SlideshowStrategic rips?
  24. slideshow
    Louie’s Most Normcore MomentsFashion for comedians who realize they’re one in 7 billion.
  25. what have we wrought
    Sorry We’re Delighted You’re Still Confused About Normcore A incomplete catalogue of what you’ve been thinking. 
  26. basics in basics
    Watch: VFiles Filmed a ‘Normcore’ Episode“You have two kids. You live in Carroll Gardens. Just … feel that. Be that bitch.”
  27. fashion q&a
    Go Ask Our Editorial Director, Stella Bugbee, Anything at Reddit She’s hosting a Reddit AMA right now. 
  28. menswear
    Obama and His Dad Jeans Through the YearsThe president says, “The truth is, generally I look very sharp in jeans,” which is not quite true.
  29. normcore
    Obama Hits Favorite NYC Boutique (the Gap in Midtown)President Normcore is in town.
  30. what have we wrought
    Sorry We’re Delighted We Alerted You to NormcoreWhat is it, and are you it?
  31. trends
    Normcore: Fashion for Those Who Realize They’re One in 7 BillionLetting go of the need to look distinctive.