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**Bitterness in Print**: The Times tears into *Victoria’s Secret*’s Herald Square outpost. Apparently one of the perfumes “smells like an alcoholic twinkie.” [NYT]

**Tartan Life**: Pondering the subtle charms of the plaid topcoat. [A Suitable Wardrobe]

**Arms Race**: Kenneth Cole prefers tattoos to guns. [Racked]

**Sounds Familiar**: Our favorite sunglasses get a little more recognition. [Refinery29]

**Bespoken**: The national press catches on to the LES tailoring boom. Even if they do call it “Mark Andrews Bespoke.”[DNR]

—R.B.

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