VALENTINE’S DAY IS THE NEW LOVE FEST

Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching and the pressure to be more “in love” or “loving” than usual is on. To be honest, this can be exhausting and, just down right annoying. After years of the VDay emotional roller coaster, I’ve figured out how to celebrate differently-and I’m not talking about sitting this day out. I mean how to be a …

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Shop with Drake: ‘Very Own’ in NYC

On December 10 2016, Drake and his partner Oliver El-Khatib opened their third October’s Very Own flagship in New York City. You’ll find the new flagship store at the corner of Bowery and Bond Street. Founded in 2011, OVO has grown into its own respectable luxury brand (and music label) that runs far deeper than merch. This is due largely in part to …

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Meet & Love: Kick Your Game

Kick Your Game is a group of passionate sneakerheads that are using their love of sneakers as a way to positively connect with others while making social change. Kick Your Game wants to extinguish the stigmatic definition of what it means to be a “sneakerhead”, and introduce the world to the many different individuals that play a part in defining …

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GYM BAG SWAG: ARE YOU PACKING THE RIGHT STUFF?

Hey what’s up Love Squad, it’s Ally Love here! Finding a Fitness Buddy is just as important as finding a Workout Partner. I know, I know…you’re thinking they’re the same, right? While they might sound like the same thing, and in some cases they can be, they actually are different–SAME SAME BUT DIFFERENT. The difference is that your fitness buddy …

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FINDING THE BEST SPORTS BRA FOR UNDER 50 BUCKS

“Support Comes in Many Forms.” Most women go through hell trying to find an affordable, good fitting sports bra. They usually end up working out in something average, at best.  Wearing the wrong support, or no support at all, can cause great discomfort, pain, and create bruises/sores, and not to mention, can hinder workout effort levels. So finding the right …

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LOVE SQUAD TEES HAVE A NEW LOOK

When we think about our Love Squad we think of all of you..Yes YOU reading this right now. We started this blog with the mission to figure out what a fitness and healthy lifestyle journey looks like from the perspective of real everyday people like us. What we found is that this blog is more than just a platform of …

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EMPOWER YOUR LIPS, HERE’S HOW!

Healthy choices can sometimes be difficult and, in certain cases, they’re not always the most fun. They can consume us–from our workout, to meal selections, down to what we wear. Ice + Jam, a new lipstick brand, has made healthy choices easier, at least when it comes to our lips. Founded by besties, Jam Murphy and Ivy Mitcham, they created …

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STREETSTYLE BY DIANA

“We Love Diana Karen and her streetstyle.” As a self proclaimed sneaker head and newbie to the fitness movement, Diana explained that it was only seven months ago she decided to change her life. She had been very unhappy with her physical appearance. She joined a local Nike Run and Training Club that changed her life. As expected, it was …

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FILA TENNIS WEAR GETS A MAKEOVER

FILA TENNIS WEAR GETS A MAKEOVER

Marion Bartoli may not ring a bell if you’re new to tennis. But for us tennis lovers, we know exactly who she is. She was the underdog who dominated the 2013 Wimbledon to win her first and last major grand slam without dropping a set. Now, the recently retired Champ has ventured over to new competitive grounds-Fashion Design. Today, Marion …

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