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Caitlin Abber

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Caitlin Abber is the Brand Editor at M.M. LaFleur, and an award-winning writer and content creator. Over the last decade she has held senior editorial positions at MTV, Women's Health, Public Radio International, and Bustle, and has bylines at InStyle and OprahMag.com.

12 On-Sale Styles to Refresh Your Back-to-Work Wardrobe

July 16, 2021

12 On-Sale Styles to Refresh Your Back-to-Work Wardrobe

Is your work wardrobe in need of a quick but impactful (and budget-friendly) makeover? You’ve clicked on the right story.

The Simplest Way to Look Chic Without Even Trying

July 09, 2021

The Simplest Way to Look Chic Without Even Trying

5 head-to-toe all-white looks that will have people asking, “Is she on vacation?”

15 Sale Styles So Dreamy, It’s No Surprise We’re in Love with Them

July 01, 2021

15 Sale Styles So Dreamy, It’s No Surprise We’re in Love with Them

The soft tops, breezy bottoms, and golden accessories we’re so smitten with, we almost can’t believe they’re on sale.

5 Things We Hope Never Return to the Office

June 25, 2021

5 Things We Hope Never Return to the Office

From sexist bosses to stinky lunches, these are the things you told us you never want to see in the office again.

10 Power Casual Pieces for When You’re Done with Sweatpants

June 25, 2021

10 Power Casual Pieces for When You’re Done with Sweatpants

Embracing Power Casual doesn’t mean trying too hard or fussing too much about what to wear. When your style is Power Casual, you look effortlessly polished.

5 ‘Hot Girl Summer’ Outfits That Won’t Leave You Drenched in Sweat

June 18, 2021

5 ‘Hot Girl Summer’ Outfits That Won’t Leave You Drenched in Sweat

Our favorite light and breezy styles for staying cool when it’s a million degrees outside.

Why You Should Rewrite the Rules for Going Back to Work, Post-Pandemic

June 11, 2021

Why You Should Rewrite the Rules for Going Back to Work, Post-Pandemic

We’re in a pivotal moment when we have an opportunity to rewrite all the rules about work, work attire, and work-life balance, and we’re here to guide you through it.

To Bra or Not to Bra? 10 Dresses That Look Great Either Way

June 04, 2021

To Bra or Not to Bra? 10 Dresses That Look Great Either Way

5 beautiful dresses for the bra-wearing among us, and 5 beautiful dresses for our bra-free friends, too.

4 Style Rules You Need to Break This Summer

May 28, 2021

4 Style Rules You Need to Break This Summer

This summer is all about enjoying getting dressed again, so you shouldn’t let pre-pandemic style rules hold you back.

10 Dresses That Will Help You Manifest Your Perfect Weekend

May 14, 2021

10 Dresses That Will Help You Manifest Your Perfect Weekend

We’re huge fans of the “weekend dress”—a ride-or-die piece that can go from the farmer’s market to dinner to an after-dinner Netflix marathon…and back again.

10 Things You Should Definitely Do This Summer

May 21, 2021

10 Things You Should Definitely Do This Summer

A non-exhaustive list of everything fun our Brand Editor is doing between now and September.

What Our Moms Got Right (and Wrong) About Fashion

May 07, 2021

What Our Moms Got Right (and Wrong) About Fashion

Moms love two things: wrinkle-free separates and commenting on our ripped jeans.

Here’s How Our Stylists Helped Young Former Refugees Prepare for Their First Job Interviews

July 22, 2021

Here’s How Our Stylists Helped Young Former Refugees Prepare for Their First Job Interviews

In partnership with the International Rescue Committee and Ministry of Supply, M.M.LaFleur styled high-school-age former refugees for their first big interviews.

You Have Our Permission to Have More Fun in Your 30s

April 30, 2021

You Have Our Permission to Have More Fun in Your 30s

You aren’t behind your peers. Delaying or de-emphasizing the importance of traditional milestones gives us more time to figure out what we really want.

Will CBD Help Me Fall Asleep Faster?

April 02, 2021

Will CBD Help Me Fall Asleep Faster?

Our Brand Editor spent two weeks of testing out supplements and drops from Equilibria, the women-focused CBD brand. Here’s what happened.

15 Warehouse Sale Styles That Will Give You a New Lease on Life

April 02, 2021

15 Warehouse Sale Styles That Will Give You a New Lease on Life

Our Warehouse Sale is packed with pieces that are cheerful, romantic, and powerful (or all of the above)—and perfect for your post-pandemic life.

The 48 Things These M.M. Moms Swore By During Every Stage of Their Pregnancies

March 27, 2021

The 48 Things These M.M. Moms Swore By During Every Stage of Their Pregnancies

A running list of the M.M. and non-M.M. pregnancy essentials that got us from that first bout of morning sickness to baby’s first birthday.

Our Founders’ Response to the Recent Hate Crimes Against Asians in America

March 19, 2021

Our Founders’ Response to the Recent Hate Crimes Against Asians in America

“Much of what we do at M.M. is aimed at furthering our mission of helping women succeed. What we’ve decided to do at this particular moment in time is no different.”

Our Co-Founder, Miyako, Looked to Her Heritage to Design Her Dream Knits

February 26, 2021

Our Co-Founder, Miyako, Looked to Her Heritage to Design Her Dream Knits

What makes our new knits—interweave, silk jersey, and fine Terry—so special.

What Are We Going to Wear When the Pandemic is Over?

March 20, 2021

What Are We Going to Wear When the Pandemic is Over?

As Covid rates fall and more of us are vaccinated, a summer full of in-person socializing peeks over the horizon. With it comes a hearty dose of outfit anticipation—and anxiety.

A Woman So Optimistic, She Found a Silver Lining in a Brain Tumor

March 19, 2021

A Woman So Optimistic, She Found a Silver Lining in a Brain Tumor

Indie Lee, the founder of the eponymous skincare line, believes having the right attitude and taking care of her mental health ultimately saved her life.

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