Author Archives: KATHERINE ROSMAN

Everyone Writes. But Is Everyone a Writer?

Workshops hosted by published authors like Elizabeth Gilbert and nonauthors like Caroline Calloway have commodified creativity.

YouTube Tries to Get Fashionable

The video platform woos the style set. Will it work?

Target Pulls New Thread in Bikini Yarn

This swimsuit can’t stop iterating.

The Boutique Fitness Boom

Can $40 exercise classes save the attenuated American mall?

Yoga’s Instagram Provocateur

Raised in bohemia at the Chelsea Hotel, Alex Auder now punctures the wellness world on Instagram. Can you blame her?

The Chic Octogenarian Behind Barbie’s Best Looks

Meet Carol Spencer, doll dresser extraordinaire and unsung doyenne of American fashion history.

At Cosmopolitan Magazine, Data Is the New Sex

Jessica Pels, the editor, is trying to save the magazine from the jaws of Instagram.

Events Are the New Magazines

And Nicole Vecchiarelli and Andrea Oliveri, the founders of an agency called Special Projects, are here to celebrify them.

PowerPoint Is the Most Efficient Way for Kids to Manage Their Parents

The most solid method for kids to achieve their goals? An awesome presentation.

The Itsy-Bitsy, Teenie-Weenie, Very Litigious Bikini

Who is the rightful inventor of the blockbuster swimsuit known as the Kiini?