Fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld died on February 19 at the age of 85.Lagerfeld — best known for being the creative director of Chanel — had an iconic work uniform that included a starched white shirt, black sunglasses, and a tailored black jacket.Other successful people — such as Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg — have also been known to sport identifiable work uniforms.To assemble a work uniform of your own, an expert says you'll likely need to buy at least three pairs of pants and at least five tops.Dressing for success is always a good idea.Nowadays, that could mean wearing the same outfit to the office every day — a sort of work uniform.It's a concept that's been adopted by plenty of successful people. Mark Zuckerberg, Barack Obama, and Steve Jobs have all put work uniforms to use.The late Karl Lagerfeld, who died on February 19 and is best known for being the creative director of Chanel, also sported an iconic work uniform throughout much of his career. … [Read more...] about Karl Lagerfeld owned 1,000 of almost the exact same shirt
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Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page By Michael Andor Brodeur Globe Correspondent February 11, 2019 Country singer Kacey Musgraves and rapper Childish Gambino were the big winners at the 61st annual Grammy Awards. Musgraves took home album of the year honors for her fourth album, “Golden Hour,” which also won best country album, and she also won awards for best country solo performance (“Butterflies”) and best country song (“Space Cowboy”).An absent Childish Gambino (a.k.a Donald Glover) scored big with two major awards — song of the year and record of the year — for the cutting political rap “This Is America,” which also won Grammys for best music video and best rap/sung performance. Advertisement Music’s much-ballyhooed biggest night came pretty close to delivering on Sunday evening. It was an awards show telecast surprisingly … [Read more...] about The future is female at the Grammys
Mesfin Fekadu, Ap Music Writer Updated 12:05 am PST, Sunday, February 10, 2019 Janelle Monae poses at the "Fem The Future" brunch to celebrate nominated women in music at Ysabel on Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, in West Hollywood, Calif. (Photo by Danny Moloshok/Invision/AP) Janelle Monae poses at the "Fem The Future" brunch to celebrate nominated women in music at Ysabel on Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, in West Hollywood, Calif. (Photo by Danny Moloshok/Invision/AP) Photo: Danny Moloshok, Danny Moloshok/Invision/AP Photo: Danny Moloshok, Danny Moloshok/Invision/AP Image 1 of / 10 Caption Close Image 1 of 10 Janelle Monae poses at the "Fem The Future" brunch to celebrate nominated women in music at Ysabel on Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, in West Hollywood, Calif. (Photo by Danny Moloshok/Invision/AP) … [Read more...] about Women dominated in Grammys nominations, but will they win?
Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page By Dave Barry December 30, 2018 We can summarize 2018 in two words: It boofed. We’re not 100 percent sure what “boofing” is, despite the fact that this very issue was discussed in a hearing of the United States Senate Judiciary Committee. All we know for certain about boofing is that it is distasteful and stupid. As was 2018. In spades. What made this year so awful? We could list many factors, including natural disasters, man-made atrocities, the utter depravity of our national political discourse, and the loss of Aretha Franklin. Instead, we’ll cite one event that, while minor, epitomizes 2018: the debut of Dr. Pimple Popper. This is a cable-TV reality show featuring high-definition slo-mo close-up videos of a California dermatologist performing seriously disgusting procedures on individuals with zits the size of mature cantaloupes. You might ask, … [Read more...] about Dave Barry’s year in review: Good riddance to 2018!