Reese Witherspoon's Fashion Line Just Earned $10 Million

Meghan Blalock

Raking it in: Reese Witherspoon just raised $10 million in funding for her newly launched clothing, accessories, and lifestyle line, Draper James. Witherspoon announced the Series B round of funding at the end of last week, sharing that Forerunner Ventures led the pack. “This strategic investment provides Draper James with meaningful capital to allow for the continued direct-to-consumer build out, launch, and expansion of the retail and wholesale business, the ability to pursue a disciplined licensing rollout and offer more products in apparel, accessories and home décor,” Witherspoon’s co-founder Seth Rodsky said in the statement. [Fortune]

Putting your money where your mouth is: One writer makes a solid argument in favor of buying expensive clothes. “If you’ve ever found yourself buying clothes just because they’re cheap, or if shopping itself has become a form of entertainment for you, I’ve got a proposal: The next time you buy something, spend a whole lot on it. Enough that it makes you sweat a little. The point is to make you pause and ask yourself, ‘How much do I really want this?’” [The Atlantic]

Shopping for a cause: Revolve Clothing teamed up with Stand Up 2 Cancer on a collection of chic pieces from brands like Tularosa, For Love & Lemons, Wildfox, and more—with a percentage of proceeds going to the organization aimed at raising funds to educate people on the disease and support research to battle it. [Revolve

Love you forever, Grace: Vogue icon Grace Coddington posed for an ultra-rare photo shoot with Interview magazine. She looks radiant and youthful, propped up at home with one of her beloved felines. [The Cut]

How to get model skin for $0: Getting model-level glowing and healthy skin isn’t as tough as it may seem. Many of the products supermodels use to keep their skin looking amazing can be found right in your kitchen, and some of them will literally cost you $0. [Byrdie]

Natural antibiotics? Yes, they’re a thing: One editor discusses the benefits of all-natural oil of oregano, which is an immunity-boosting ingredient you should consider adding to your healthcare regimen. [MyDomaine]

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