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Soludos for J.Crew Espadrilles; New Taxes for Yoga Studios

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EVERYWHERE—Just in time for summer comes J.Crew's espadrille capsule collection with Soludos. Our sister site reports that the slip-ons come in solids and stripes and are now available on the J.Crew site and in-store. Best of all: They retail for a mere $35. [Racked National]

NEW YORK CITY—Last April, the city decided that yoga studios should begin paying the same taxes as gyms and health salons. And now that it's tax season, yogis are feeling the heat. Some studios have discovered they even owe back taxes for the past three years. Expect this to translate to the consumer: As taxes go up, so do prices. [WSJ]