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Lavender

  1. science of us
    The Long History of Sniffing Lavender to Relieve AnxietyI’m doing it right now.
  2. influential herbs
    Will You Use Lavender for Good or Evil?A new study shows the smell earns people’s trust. 
  3. loose threads
    Emporio Armani Launches Intimates; Alessandra Ambrosio Gives Birth!Also: Vera Wang’s Lavender label launches shoes, Elizabeth and James jewelry is now on preorder, and Speidi moves.
  4. show & tell
    Vera Wang’s Lavender, Now With Free Continental Breakfast>“It smells like chicken,” said In Style’s Hal Rubenstein when he arrived at Bobo yesterday morning, where Vera Wang was showing her new Lavender line. We disagreed: The smell was distinctly more that of scrambled eggs. Our personal feelings about eggs aside, there was an upside to showing at the West Village restaurant. Guests sat at tables and enjoyed miniature French pastries and fresh orange juice — the sort of experience certainly more civilized than anything one would be getting in Bryant Park come the next day. However, the coffee being poured from Bobo’s silver pitchers actually came from Dunkin’ Donuts, which one attendant tried to hide by slipping a white plastic bag over the Dunkin’ contraband as he carried it in. [Editor’s update:We’ve since been informed that the Dunkin’ coffee was for the waiters; rest assured that the fashion world did indeed get freshly brewed Bobo’s. Phew.]