Emilia Petrarca is a freelance fashion writer and a former senior fashion writer at the Cut, where she has covered style for more than five years. She was previously an associate features editor at W magazine.

  1. always shopping
    27 Cute (But Not Too Cute) Pairs of Mary JanesBecause adults deserve fun shoes too.
  2. always shopping
    21 Fisherman Sandals That Are Actually CuteNo bait required.
  3. lawsuits
    So Help Her GoopGwyneth Paltrow’s courtroom style is above the law, your honor.
  4. spring fashion
    The Laundress Was Supposed to Be the Nice DetergentUntil people started breaking out into hideous rashes.
  5. always shopping
    27 Sweatpants If You’re Not A Fan of Hard PantsLong live elastic waistbands.
  6. year in review
    This TikToker Spent 2022 Reviewing Luxury-Store BathroomsWhen you’re about to drop $2,000 but you’ve really gotta No. 2.
  7. always shopping
    16 Matching Sweatsuits You’ll Want to Live In All Winter LongOur favorites include ones you should especially wear outside of the house.
  8. reasons to love new york
    How Resale Saved New York RetailMany of the most exciting and original new stores to open recently carry vintage and secondhand clothing.
  9. year in review
    The 32 Most Absurd Accessories of 2022From joots to balloon shoes.
  10. tis the season
    Sir Elton John Lights Up Fifth AvenueFor Saks’s annual holiday-window unveiling.
  11. holiday gifts
    32 Fashion Gifts to Splurge on (for Yourself and Others)Because who doesn’t need a heart-shaped Alaïa bag?
  12. q&a
    Catching Up With Adam SelmanThe beloved fashion designer and his signature mustache have a big new gig.
  13. always shopping
    12 Snowsuits for Hitting the Slopes (or Braving Snowstorms)Here’s where to buy them.
  14. fashion
    Adidas (Finally) Cuts Ties With YeFollowing Ye’s antisemitic tirades, Adidas announced the end of their Yeezy partnership.
  15. fashion friend
    Hey Fashion Friend: Who Makes the Best Black Turtleneck?I found it. It’s only $40 and not Uniqlo. (Gasp!)
  16. the object of our affection
    ‘Cocooning?’ Sign Me Up.Dreaming of Loro Piana’s cozy new collection.
  17. fashion
    Prada Launches Its First-Ever Fine-Jewelry CollectionMade of 100-percent-certified recycled gold.
  18. profile
    Why Is Every Bride I Know Choosing This Designer?Danielle Frankel’s looks land somewhere in between Audrey Hepburn and Chloë Sevigny.
  19. what the what
    Carrie Is a Pigeon Lady NowIs that a real-life bird? No, it’s an $890 designer clutch.
  20. style
    Hey Fashion Friend: How Do I Dress for the Weather Right Now?Try a short-sleeved mock neck before a turtleneck.
  21. society pages
    Beyoncé and Ms. Tina Cheered on Solange at the Ballet Last NightInside the tenth anniversary of the Fall Fashion Gala.
  22. how i get it done
    How Fashion Critic Cathy Horyn Gets It Done During Fashion Week“Get yourself to the show, and get yourself back to the office. No fanfare.”
  23. scene report
    A Confection-Pink Jungle Where Dreams Are Made ofLoveShackFancy would like to remind you of its New York roots.
  24. nyfw spring 2023
    Was Vogue World Worth a $3K Ticket?Anna Wintour threw her own Thanksgiving Day Parade.
  25. shopping
    Bloomingdale’s Celebrates Its 150th Anniversary With Lots of MerchBeyond the Big Brown Bag.
  26. rip
    The Queen Sure Did Love to Color-CoordinateMonochrome for decades.
  27. style
    Hey, Fashion Friend: How Do I Re-create The Row for Less?Two words: Uniqlo and styling.
  28. fall fashion
    We Asked 850 Cut Readers What’s Tasteful and What’s TackyAre high-heeled Crocs tacky? What about an Hervé Léger bandage dress? And, for crying out loud, is Audrey Hepburn still the best we’ve got?
  29. encounter
    I Hate How Much I Don’t Hate Nick Viall’s Dating AdviceWe sat down with the surprisingly helpful former Bachelor.
  30. fall fashion
    The RealReal Is a Total MessAnd I can’t quit it.
  31. style
    Hey Fashion Friend: I Want a Status Beach TowelIt’s all about the dramatic rollout.
  32. style
    Hey Fashion Friend: What the Heck Do I Wear to a Beach Wedding?“It always gets windy, and you ruin your shoes.”
  33. how i get it done
    We Want an Invite to Photographer Amanda de Cadenet’s Group ChatCool women checking in with each other and sharing Rilke poems? Yes, please.
  34. style
    Hey Fashion Friend: I Want to Wear a White Skirt Like Mrs. PradaNot a tennis skirt and not a prairie skirt either.
  35. runway
    Two Very Important Blondes (VIBs) Walked Balenciaga CoutureActually three, if you count Kim Kardashian.
  36. rsvp yes
    Winning the Wedding-Season MarathonHow guests with fully booked weekends are getting through it all. (Excel, mostly.)
  37. style
    This Luggage-Tracking Device Made My Vacation Stress FreePeace of mind is priceless.
  38. parties
    Loewe Brought the Dolls to IbizaFor its first party on the island since 2019.
  39. style
    Hey Fashion Friend: I Need Shorts That Aren’t JortsNot that there’s anything wrong with jorts.
  40. 5 questions with…
    Jake Gyllenhaal Spoke to Us for 3 Solid Minutes About Pasta PomodoroAnd other nice smells.
  41. style
    Hey Fashion Friend: I Need Summer Sandals That Won’t Give Me BlistersHopefully these 18 pairs won’t destroy your feet.
  42. fashion
    Inside the Louis Vuitton and Nike ‘Air Force 1’ Exhibit by Virgil AblohOne of his last projects before his death.
  43. style
    Hey Fashion Friend: Help, I’m About to Be So Sweaty!There’s nothing wrong with sweating, but here are some tips for making it less uncomfortable.
  44. style
    Hey Fashion Friend: I Want to Go to the Beach, But I Don’t Want to Get a WaxSwimwear solutions to help you avoid grooming this summer.
  45. fashion
    There’s Still Style In the CityCandace Bushnell chose five looks by five New York designers for her one-woman show at Café Carlyle. She gave us an exclusive look.
  46. q&a
    How the Unauthorized Anna Wintour Biography Was Written Without Her“As people hung up on me, I had serious questions about whether or not I was going to be able to do this.”
  47. met gala 2022
    How the Star of The Gilded Age Did ‘Gilded Glamour’Getting ready for the Met Gala with Louisa Jacobson.
  48. met gala 2022
    The Best-Dressed and Most On-Theme Celebrities at the 2022 Met GalaDid anyone get the whole “gilded glamour” thing right?
  49. 5 questions with…
    King Princess on Where to Get a Tank Top and How to Have a ‘Gorgeous Mullet’Five minutes with the musician before the Thom Browne show.
  50. met gala 2022
    Will Any Celebrities Have a Meet-cute at the Met Gala This Year?It’s where Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson met, so anything’s possible.
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