Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to Vox.com, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.
Ah yes, camping: no showers, lots of layers, eating simply, snuggling up in an old tent...well, that's not the way Vogue does it. The mag's recent article on a week of "glamping" would tally in higher than the salary of a Vogue fashion assistant. When you consider the figure in question is $31,349... that very fashion assistant might very well be camping in a small park near Wall Street right now. [She Finds]