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Pretty Little Thing: The Mastermind CEO Behind This Global Fashion-Phenomenon Brand

You know that outfit Kylie Jenner was wearing on Instagram? If you don't, you should--and you should also know the mastermind behind the online fashion brand supplying these trending fashion statements: Umar Kamani, CEO of Pretty Little Thing.<p>Kamani shared his incredible journey with us, starting …

Entrepreneurship

This might be your new favorite seafood chowder recipe

Rich and creamy, with large pieces of firm white fish, shrimp, scallops and tender vegetables, it's hard to beat a hearty bowl of chowder. This recipe, from Durty Nelly's Irish pub in Nova Scotia, makes a generous amount — enough if you're serving family or company — and the flavors continue to …

Chowder

20 Kale Recipes That Will Make You Fall Back in Love With the Veggie

Kale is *so<i>*</i> much more than the text on Beyoncé’s favorite sweatshirt. Remember the days when you couldn’t get enough of the green leafy vegetable? Well, lucky for you, October 5 is National Kale Day, and you should spend it getting reacquainted with ALL the kale recipes, new and old. Consider …

Trump backs off false Iran video claim

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump backed off a false claim Friday morning, admitting he had not seen a video of a $400 million payment being unloaded from a US plane in Iran.<p>The Republican nominee had claimed at rallies twice this week that such a video existed, saying in Maine on Thursday that it …

Donald Trump

Jurnee Smollett-Bell Is Expecting Her First Child

Jurnee Smollett-Bell is pregnant with her first child! The <i>Friday Night Lights</i> actress confirmed the big news with a sweet post on Instagram and …

Top 10 Home Decor Essentials for the First Time Decorating Virgins

It doesn’t matter if you’ve just bought a new house or an apartment, or you’ve started renting one for yourself, the first things you have to do in a …

Home Decorating

These Denim Trends Will Get You Out of a Skinny-Jean Rut

Denim is like the comfort food of fashion — a true classic that’s always there, and always feels good. But that doesn’t mean it’s static. Denim …

The 7 Denim Trends To Try This Spring

Take note from the street style scene and A-list.<p>From frayed hemlines to a twist on the Canadian tuxedo and the return of the mini skirt, there are plenty of denim looks to try this season. Scroll down for the standout trends to try.

Oven-Roasted Cauliflower Recipe

"This delicious side dish roasts fresh cauliflower with garlic and lemon juice before a finish of Parmesan cheese delivers tasty vegetables to your …

Post-Super Bowl, Beyonce Stayed at a $10,000-a-Night Airbnb with Live Chickens

<i>This piece originally appeared on Travel + Leisure.</i><p>After Beyonce wowed the world with her Super Bowl halftime show, she settled in at a spectacular …

Stress on tress trends

<b>Braids</b><p>We aren’t talking about constricted schoolgirl braids here. “You could take two small sections of your hair on either side, braid each …

Empire's Ta'Rhonda Jones on How the Show Has Changed Her Life: "I Can See the Skyscrapers Now"

<b>Before she was Porsha on Empire, Ta'Rhonda Jones, 27, was a determined girl from Chicago's South Side working at a nursing home. Here's what happened next.</b><p>I'm the fourth of eight kids brought up by our grandmother. We didn't have much, but I was always a hustler. At 22 I was a manager of a shoe …

Employment

11 Women Get Refreshingly Real About Finding Jeans That Fit Their Bodies

👖<p>Jeans are a struggle. Period.<p>Whether you've got a big butt, flat butt, wide hips or barely any hips at all, all women face challenges when shopping for denim. But no matter your size or shape, everyone wants to feel confident in their jeans.<p>For some god awful reason, we only see one specific body …

Clothing

12 Pretty and Meaningful Thigh Tattoos

Move aside, garter belts, this new peekaboo accessory is even edger than lingerie. Show a little leg with your next big (or tiny) tattoo and flaunt those killer thighs! These 12 flirtatiously placed tats prove that just because a tattoo is striking doesn’t mean it can’t be meaningful. A quick …

The History of the Fedora

How the humble hat went from being a symbol of first-wave feminism to one of the douchiest things you can put on your body.<p>Has any single article of clothing been more reviled in modern times than the fedora? From the bars of Brooklyn to the remotest corners of the internet, this short-brimmed …

Living Room with a View of the Ocean and of the Fire

5 Summer 2015 Sneaker Trends to Try

Who's excited about the current surge of sporty chic styles in the fashion world? I, for one, am beyond ecstatic. The sporty chic trend got its debut …

How to wear the 5 key trends of summer

<i>All images from Getty</i><p>The sun's out, we've ditched our opaques - it's officially time to get your summer wardrobe sorted. These are the 5 key, (and …

15 Street Style Combos With Jeans

Hey my lovely ladies! Are you enjoying the beautiful weather? I need to recognize that this is my favorite season and I’m really excited, because I …

Metallic Flash Tattoos Are Set to Become a Gorgeous Summer Beauty Trend

With summer fast approaching, a new beauty craze is inspiring trendsetters everywhere to experiment with their seasonal looks. Flash tattoos are a jewelry-inspired design that can make an unexpected statement on any part of the body. The unique pieces naturally last for up to six days, but can be …

Fashion Trends

5 Healthy Recipes That Actually Taste Good

Eating healthy doesn't have to mean staring at a sad bowl of steamed vegetables with rice cakes on the side. There are lots of ways you can enjoy a healthy diet while still having access to plenty of delicious and satisfying flavors. Here are 5 healthy recipes that prove how easy it can be to eat …

The Best Dressed Couples at the 2015 Met Gala

Going stag has its appeal, but there’s nothing quite like attending a major function with your better half. Someone to lean on, someone to chat to, someone to get you drinks . . . the boons are endless! And when the person in question also happens to complement your outfit, well, that’s a whole …

Beauty Must-Have: Best At-Home Glycolic Treatment

Super-strength peel pads for derm-level results.<p>Right before the directions, on the back of Dr. Neal Shultz's exfoliating pads, there's an all-caps warning: NOT A STARTER STRENGTH PRODUCT. If it were a traffic sign, it would be "proceed with caution," maybe even "do not enter" for some; for me, …

9 Organic Beauty Vloggers You Should Be Following

Swapping out chemical-filled products and opting for all-natural ones has become quite the trend in the makeup world. And we definitely aren’t complaining about all the different kinds of organic products hitting the shelves. While there are some of us who only use chemical-free products here and …

Earth-Shattering Answers to All Your Orgasm Questions

What's up with the G-spot? Female ejaculation? Emily Nagoski, PH.D., answers your four biggest orgasm queries.<p>Q: Can using vibrators "desensitize" you, making it harder to orgasm with a partner?<p><b>A:</b> No. They <i>can</i> cause impatience and frustration. When you use a vibrator, you teach what I call your …

How to Pack Truly Healthy Snacks for Travel

<i>By Aly Walansky for ShermansTravel</i><p>We all want to travel smart and healthy -- but that's often easier said than done. Long layovers at the airport, tight connections, and tired caffeine and carb crashes can lead to making bad choices. The best tool for making the right decisions is being prepared -- …

Healthy Eating

20 Easy, Vegan Recipes to Inspire You and Your Family to #EatForThePlanet

To continue the love for plant-based foods through our #EatForThePlanet movement, we thought we’d rally up 20 of our favorite, easy recipes you can …

The Best Leave-In Conditioners For Every Hair Need

Regular doses of moisture means hair doesn't have a chance to dry out, snap, and fray.<p>If you're not already using a leave-in conditioner, there's one convincing reason you should be. "It's much easier to keep your hair in good condition than to repair it once the damage is already done," says …