French fashion designer Pierre Cardin dead at 98

French fashion designer Pierre Cardin possessed a wildly inventive artistic sensibility tempered by a stiff dose of business sense. He had no problem acknowledging that he earned more from a pair of stockings than from a haute-couture gown with a six-figure price tag.

Cardin, who died Tuesday at age 98, was the ultimate entrepreneurial designer. He understood the importance his exclusive haute couture shows played in stoking consumer desire and became an early pioneer of licensing. His name emblazoned hundreds of products, from accessories to home goods.

“The numbers don’t lie,” Cardin said in a 1970 French television interview. “I earn more from the sale of a necktie than from the sale of a million-franc dress. It’s counterintuitive, but the accounts prove it. In the end, it’s all about the numbers.”

The French Academy of Fine Arts announced Cardin’s death in a tweet. He had been among its illustrious members

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5 takeaways from Seattle’s 20-9 victory over the Rams in Week 16

The Seattle Seahawks defeated the Los Angeles Rams by a score of 20-9 to improve to 11-4 and clinch the NFC West for the first time since 2016. Here are five takeaways from the game.

A few missed opportunities

In the second quarter, Russell Wilson missed a wide-open Jacob Hollister in the red zone with a heinous overthrow. Jamal Adams dropped an interception that hit him right in the hands, sustaining a Rams drive that led to a field goal. A few missed opportunities . . . and Seattle must take advantage of gifts given to go far in the postseason.

Russell Wilson polarizes, but prevails

Wilson made some mistakes such as the aforementioned overthrow and a pass near the beginning of the game that by all rights should have been picked off, but he cleaned it up in the second half. He finished the day completing 20 of

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41 Best After-Christmas Sales to Shop in 2020

You’ve gifted everyone on your list, survived choppy family Zoom calls, and have one last thing to do before the ball drops: shop the best after-Christmas sales of 2020. You may think the deals ended on Cyber Monday, but heavy-hitters like Nordstrom, Sephora, and Dyson just came through with a final round of markdowns—which is great news if you’re looking to finally score that elusive wishlist piece, or put a gift card you received to good use.

With so many retailers across home, fashion, and beauty slashing prices on this December day, we rounded up 41 of the absolute best deals of 2020 worth shopping. After finding the perfect gifts for virtually everyone else, this curated list of post-holiday sales will help you put yourself first. Cheers to a much, much better 2021.

Psst…if you shop through Glamour Rewards you can earn cash back on

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The Biggest Fashion News Stories of 2020

The dawn of the new decade was heralded in with fanfare in January, but soon enough, 2020 became a year of cataclysmic change across all sectors with the advent of the coronavirus pandemic. The economic impact of COVID-19 has been severe across almost every industry, but has been exceptionally taxing on the fashion sector, which has seen some biggest fashion news stories ever.

The coronavirus pandemic, which erupted in the U.S. in March, completely changed every day life as stay-at-home orders forced citizens under quarantine. In the fashion industry, the virus caused virtually all brands and retailers to temporarily shutter their doors, which led to the loss of sales, job cuts and many bankruptcy filings.

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Another cultural shift was felt in the industry when there was the resurgence of the Black Lives Matter movement and nationwide protests in late May following the police killings of

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