Amy James

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The Measure of the season – what’s hot and what’s not this autumn/winter

<b>Going up</b><p><b>The green party dress</b> Post Spike Jonze’s Kenzo perfume ad with Margaret Qualley, the green gown has replaced the red dancing lady emoji on fashion’s moodboard. See also Keira Knightley in Atonement.<p><b>Scaled-up knitwear</b> The importance of this seasonal update cannot be overstated. The …

Fashion Week

It's time to Winterise your wardrobe. Let Paris Fashion Week’s street style set show you how to do it

If this week’s cold spell has thrown you into a Wardrobe Crisis, we come with sartorial support.<p>Yes, it’s still too early to wear your 50 denier tights (unless you live in Scotland). Yes, you should avoid temptation to shrug on your winter coat. But, no, it’s not too soon to start making serious …

Six Comic Books Based On Classic Novels

Literary nerds unite!<p>The comic book universe is no stranger to the world of literature. For years, artistic bibliophiles have been publishing …

From Lady Chatterley's Lover to Riders: 9 famously racy novels

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11 Dark Lipstick Shades and How to Wear Them This Fall

As fall’s first chill sweeps in, now is an opportune time to stash summer’s pink lipsticks and switch to something a bit moodier. Leading the charge are Jennifer Lawrence, whose romantic berry pout was spotted in Los Angeles last week, and Chrissy Teigen with her similarly dark plum set against her …

Even Feminists Appreciate the Power of a Great Lipstick

Who was it that first said feminists don’t care about their appearance? Was it a Reddit user? Rush Limbaugh? (It was probably an egg on Twitter.) …

Feminism

13 Luscious Liquid Lipsticks at Every Price Point

From Kylie Jenner's Lip Kit to the best drugstore formulas.<p>Discreetly over-lining your lip can be tough. One millimeter outside the threshold of believability and you've botched the job. But liquid lipstick makes pulling off this illusion much easier thanks to its matte finish and uniform coloring. …

Halloween decor can be scary yet sophisticated. Here's how...

One of the more awkward truths of adulthood is that grown-ups love<p>Halloweenas much, or possibly even more, than the kids do. Luckily, a stroll through local shops, a flip through the catalogs, and a tap or two on the keyboard make it abundantly clear that Halloween décor has taken a decidedly …

Decorations

British Style Reigns Supreme in These Extravagant London Homes Photos

When it comes to timeless elegance, the British are experts. These chic London residences from the pages of <i>Architectural Digest</i> feature opulent design elements, such as velvet-clad armchairs and custom-made light fixtures. If you’re lucky enough to know someone who lives in a sophisticated London …

12 Gorgeous Bobby Pin Hairstyles You Can Create in Minutes

Get these gorgeous, easy hairstyles courtesy of the most underrated tool in your hair kit.

Hairstyling

How To Do A French Braid

There’s nothing more elegant than a French braid hairstyle. If you’ve been eyeing this hairdo for a while, here’s how you can ace it yourself in a …

15 Birthday Gift Ideas for Everyone in Your Squad

Perhaps it's just me, but it always seems like October is filled with birthday parties. It can be easy to forget one that's quickly approaching, …

Nod to autumn's biggest trend: the shirts to buy this weekend and how to style them

Whoa: This British Girl Looks Exactly Like Audrey Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn may have reached peak fame back in the '50s and '60s with iconic movies like <i>Breakfast at Tiffany's</i> and <i>Sabrina</i>, but her legacy …

4 Things We Learned About Creativity from #Jungalow Goddess Justina Blakeney

Blogger, textile maker and design goddess Justina Blakeney knows a thing or two about being a creative #girlboss. From her Jungalow empire to that signature boho style, her personal branding is 100 percent authentic and oh-so inspiring. She hit the stage at Re:Make 2016 to talk to us about her …

Halloween Costume Ideas to Steal From Your Favorite Stylish Celebs

Karlie Kloss as a Sexy Cat and Joan Smalls as Minnie Mouse<p>If you’re looking to coordinate with your BFF, the supermodels’ cat-and-mouse costumes (at …

Halloween Costume

Classic Lemon Pound Cake

Preheat oven 350 degrees:<p>Thoroughly grease the tube pan; then lightly coat the pan with flour.<p>Separate the eggs letting the egg whites fall into a …

Caramel Pecan French Toasted Angel Food Cake

Who doesn't love bread <i>fried</i> in butter - right? French toast is one of my favorite breakfast foods (second only to Belgian waffles) and I especially …

Breakfast

The Book That Changed Me – Must Read Literature From Your Favourite Musicians

Click or tap to zoom into this image<p>This is image <i>1</i> of 28<p>Lee Newell, Brother: <i>Morrissey in Conversation</i>.<p><b>Lee Newell, Brother: Morrissey in …

Literature

15+ Funny Tweets That Only Book Worms Will Understand

Do you sigh as frequently as a heroine in one of Jane Austen's novels? Do you think people are talking about The Lord of The Rings when they refer to …

London bookstore offering chance to win free books for life

Imagine getting free books for the rest of your life. Well, one London bookstore is offering a chance to win just that in a drawing called the …

4 banned books from around the world you should absolutely read

I WAS ABOUT 10 YEARS OLD, and I had discovered my Dad’s tattered old copy of Stephen King’s truly terrifying vampire book, <i>‘Salem’s Lot</i>. I was hooked …

Literature

21 Amazing Science Fiction and Fantasy Books to Add to Your October Reading List

October is nearly here, which means it’s time to re-up your pile of reading material for a new month. And there is some excellent subject matter …

Book Review: Piercing by Ryu Murakami

<i>by Lee Cross</i><p>Book Review of <i>Piercing</i> by Ryu Murakami<p>So… you know how it usually takes you a few chapters to get into a book? – Well, don’t ask me how …

The Big Difference I'm Noticing Between Raising a Daughter vs. Raising a Son

They told me. They all told me. Having a daughter is different than having a son. You’ll <i>feel</i> differently about her.<p>To be frank, I thought they were full of it, and was a bit insulted. I already loved my two existing sons deeply. Who’s to tell me that I might have more spring in my step when a …

This is the amazingly scandalous history of Benefit Cosmetics' Benetint lip and cheek stain

Fun fact: One of the products you’ve probably used on your lips and cheeks was actually created for the purpose of tinting nipples back in the day.<p>In …

The genius natural beauty products that’ll have your skin prepped for fall

That first feeling of crispness is in the air—which means we’re whipping out our leather jackets, making vegan pumpkin spice truffle balls on the …

5 French-Girl Beauty Rules I Learned at Isabel Marant

For the last time: French women don't wear makeup.<p>Backstage at Isabel Marant, models spent more time having their foundation, blush, mascara, and other makeup left over from earlier shows removed than applied. "She's not a makeup person at all," said makeup artist Lisa Butler, referring to the …