Letter of Recommendation: Women’s Clothing

What’s labeled as for men or for women doesn’t have to be

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By Kalle Oskari Mattila

Last year, I walked into an upscale independent clothing store in Berlin and greeted the conservatively dressed, bespectacled woman hovering in the back. I’d seen a stylish male mannequin in the window, but it wasn’t clear that they sold men’s…

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