Ashley Leick

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How Complete Strangers Can Influence Your Relationship

Then the participants received feedback about how the interviewers viewed <i>them</i> as a potential date. The researchers manipulated this, giving half the participants positive feedback (yes, they would date them) or negative feedback (no, they wouldn't date them) from the interviewers. Then the …

Opposites Attract, But It May Not Last, Unless...

Most couples can name several ways in which they're opposites: neatness versus sloppiness; extroversion versus introversion; being high-strung versus laid-back preferring city versus country living, etc. And I'm sure you have something in mind that's specific to you. It's true that quite often and …

Science Proves Cuddling After Sex is Crucial

For the second study, 101 couples (94 percent of which were heterosexual) answered questions about their sex lives, post-sex affection, and satisfaction with sex and their relationship every day for three weeks. Researchers found that on days when couples spent more time showing post-sex affection, …

7 Weight-Loss Tips That Are Actually Totally False

Think you know everything there is to know about dropping pounds? Read this.<p>Losing weight is tricky enough without having to figure out which pointers are the real deal and which are full of hot air. Wondering what's what? We've got your back…<p>False Tip #1: Eat Lots of Mini Meals Throughout the …

The Top Fall Jewelry Trends as Seen on Our Favorite Street-Style Stars

Obsessing about your fall wardrobe? Us too. Luckily, we know that updating your jewelry can be the fastest (and least expensive) way to give your closet a much-needed boost of...

Rebecca Taylor Shares the Perfect Date-Night Outfit Idea (Plus, You Could Win a Spring '14 Dress!)

Rebecca Taylor's clothes seem to do the unthinkable: They're both guy-pretty <i>and</i> girl pretty. Not an easy feat, right? Since the designer is so great at striking the balance, we thought we'd find out what she thinks is the ultimate date outfit. Bonus: Two of you will win a hot-off-the-runway dress …

5 Cute Date-Night Outfit Ideas, According to Houston Rockets Forward Chandler Parsons

Guy pretty vs. girl pretty can mean two <i>totally</i> different things when it comes to date-night looks. So when Houston Rockets forward Chandler Parsons stopped by <i>Glamour</i> HQ in the midst of Fashion Week, we had to ask the professional basketball player for his picks for the best best looks straight from …

Chokers: The Quintessential '90s Jewelry Trend Is Suddenly Everywhere—and Suddenly Looking Super Cool

The streets of all the recent Fashion Weeks have suddenly gone all Brenda and Kelly on us.<p>And not because everyone's fighting over Luke Perry.<p>Nope, this 90210 redux is much more sartorial than that—but definitely not less fun.<p>I'm talking about chokers, ladies. I've seen them on more stylish …

5 Black-and-White Outfit Ideas From the New Catherine Malandrino for Kohl's Collection

A few weeks ago, we got a sneak peek at the new Catherine Malandrino for Kohl's collection when style star Olivia Palermo hit the streets in this adorable cutout shift dress.<p>If you liked Olivia's dress as much as I did, you're going to love the rest of this trendy black and white collection.<p>Come …

Outfit Ideas: 4 Ways to Wear a Motorcycle Jacket (Including on an Actual Motorcycle)

Presumably, you've heard by now that the motorcycle jacket is a fall wardrobe must-have. It's functional, versatile, and basically makes you feel like a bad@$$ wearing one, even if you don't actually own a motorcycle (spoiler alert: I do!). To show off just how versatile a biker jacket can be, I …

How to Wear the Same Pair of Pants Three Times in One Week

It's finally gotten to the point where you can wear denim (and not overheat!), and I couldn't be more excited. Evidently, actress Emmy Rossum seems to feel the same way! The star was spotted wearing the same pair of Old Navy coated jeans three times last week (which is awesome, am I right?). Let's …

Bags! Sunglasses! Jewelry! The Best Accessories at Spring '14 Fashion Week

Accessory lovers everywhere, rejoice! Spring 2014 Fashion Week was full of eye-catching bags, sunglasses, necklaces, earrings, and more. Pay close attention—we guarantee these will...

ROCKtober Continues! Meet Sharon Van Etten: A Songwriter With Amazing Style (That You'll Want to Copy Immediately)

Yep, it's still ROCKtober, and we're celebrating by asking some of our favorite lady musicians which styles they need, want and <i>must have</i> in their fall closets.<p>Today's inspiring picks are from NYC singer-songwriter Sharon Van Etten. From the moment we heard her song "One Day", from her first …

15 Supercool Color-Block Sweatshirts to Get Cozy in This Weekend

I've been into sweatshirts for a while now, but this season's batch of color-block cuties have really got me excited. Oversize with a vaguely '80s vibe, they totally speak to my love of elevated casual clothing—plus, they're insanely easy to wear. Pair them with slim jeans and heels, like Hanneli …

Wear It to Work: How 3 Washington, D.C., Women Dress for the Office

Tricks for nailing outfits that have personality in a conservative, tradition-bound culture.<p>On Brandon: coat, Belstaff; top, Giulietta; skirt,Tanya Taylor; pumps, Tabitha Simmons<p><b>Her job</b>: Abbey Brandon, 24, is a press assistant at the Bipartisan Policy Center and has a Beltway style blog, …

5 Work, Party, and Weekend Outfit Ideas Courtesy of the Outnet's Iris & Ink

You're familiar with Iris & Ink, right? The exclusive label created by the people at The Outnet.com is a well-edited collection of wardrobe essentials — think cashmere sweaters, leather staples, and silk blouses—that you'll want to mix and match to create your work, weekend, and party looks. The …

The Best Coats for Your Body Type

Finally, a Runway Micro-Trend That's Also Super Easy to DIY

Have you noticed that hundreds of patches all over jeans, jackets, and bags are suddenly kind of a thing?<p>They were the 3.1 Phillip Lim fall 2013 show in New York:<p>At Dior's spring 2014, Raf Simon got all fancy with the patches by beading them and sticking them on bags and blazers.<p>I've been spotting …

10 Toasty-Warm Winter Coats We Love

Those chilly, blustery days of winter are upon us—time to find a serious coat! We found 10 options that are both warm and chic, so there's no need to choose between fashion and...

Editor-Tested, Glamour-Approved: The Best Tights and Hosiery on the Market

A few things are certain in life: death, taxes and the fact that a gal pretty much can't go bare-legged from November to March. And for ladies who favor leather dresses, flirty skirts, and denim miniskirts (a.k.a. most of us fashion lovers), that means we all need a nice fresh stock of tights and …

6 Fresh Ways to Wear Black and White

Last night, I was invited to attend the the Parker Party holiday shopping event at the home of A-list founder Ashlee Margolis (a.k.a. celeb whisperer) in Beverly Hills. Apparently, I did not get the fashion memo, but some of Hollywood's cutest girls did, all decked in their finest graphic …

Spring 2014 Fashion Trends: Fresh Stylish Color Combinations to Test-Drive Now!

Sick of your winter wardrobe? Ready to try some new spring 2014 fashion trends? Us too! Which is why I've gone ahead and sussed out four fresh color combinations I think we should inject into our outfits as soon as possible.<p><b>Pastel pink and silver</b>: Spotted at runway shows such as Prabal Gurung and …

5 Celeb Couples Model Cute Date-Night Outfit Ideas

Five real-life couples show you what they'd rock for a big night out (or in). And—bonus—we found out their love stories!

Spring Work-Outfit Ideas: Sophisticated and Polished Looks Fit for a Creative Office

This is how three Brooklyn-based creative types bring their style A-game and create both artsy and appropriate work outfits.<p><b>Her job</b>: Alexandra Ferguson, 32, started her eponymous pillow line on Etsy in 2009. Now she sells her quirky designs to more than 400 retailers worldwide from her Brooklyn …

These 11 Winter Coats Will Brighten a Gloomy January Day

As you all well know, I'm definitely not one to wear head-to-toe color, but there's something about the dead of winter that makes me want to brighten up my look a little more. A bright winter coat is the perfect antidote to those January-February winter blues.<p>After poring over countless pre-fall …

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Improve Your Images with the Lightroom Graduated Filter Tool

The Lightroom Graduated Filter is a versatile tool for making local adjustments to your photos. Don’t be fooled by the name – it may be named after a …

How to Fix Your Editing Mistakes By Using Photoshop CC’s History Panel

The world of digital photography can be mind blowing sometimes, or at the very least, super convenient. With today’s advancements in image editing, …

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Grab Them Quick: Amazing Photography Deals and Freebies

Say cheese! We've brought you smiles in the form of great deals and freebies. This week, we have for you some fantastic photography deals that …

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