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  1. nostalgia
    These Are the ’90s Accessories We DeserveMeet American Girl’s new 1999-themed dolls.
  2. yikes
    Your Claire’s Makeup May Have Asbestos in ItThe FDA is warning consumers to stop using some of the company’s products.
  3. end of an era
    Did You, Too, Get Your Ears Pierced at Claire’s?Looking back at the accessories store that defined the late ’90s.
  4. retail woes
    Sad Day for Teens: Claire’s Plans BankruptcyLong live the mecca of rubber accessories and ear piercings.
  5. recalls
    Warning Tweens: Claire’s Makeup May Contain AsbestosThe store is pulling some of its makeup off the shelves after it tested positive for toxic substances.
  6. nostalgia
    Claire’s Continues Its Glittery DeclineMuch like your first ear-piercing, their sales continue to shrink.
  7. mall rat
    Brooklyn Beckham’s Mom Took Him to Get His Ear Pierced at Claire’sBrooklyn Beckham is all of us.
  8. stunna shades
    The 50 Most Iconic Sunglasses of All TimeLolita’s heart-shaped glasses, Kanye’s shutter shades, and so much more. 
  9. forever scary
    Your Costume Jewelry Is Killing YouResearchers found a bunch of hazardous chemicals in items sold at Claire’s, H&M, and Forever 21.
  10. loose threads
    Twilight Fans Fake Their Weddings; Kate Moss’s Vogue Paris CoverPlus, Vivienne Westwood launches a new campaign to save the rainforests, Betsey Johnson’s pink Christmas tree, and more news.
  11. loose threads
    Women Will Buy Less Makeup Next Year; Claire’s Wants Older CustomersAlso, a salesperson at Sur la Table asked Joe Zee if he wanted a rice cooker.
  12. bad jewelry chains
    Is Claire’s Going Under?The store lost $570 million in the fourth quarter, so MAYBE.