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The Man Who Seduced Jessica Lange, Jerry Hall and Karl Lagerfeld

For someone who has been mythologized ad nauseam, who has been a perennial reference in fashion since he first dazzled the creative communities of New York and Paris in the golden age of prêt-à-porter, Antonio Lopez still has a few surprises in store. In <i>Antonio Lopez 1970: Sex Fashion & Disco</i>, a …

Karl Lagerfeld

My Uncle, the ’70s Porn Star

His name is Johnny Seeman. He’s seventy-four now and lives alone. But from 1973 to 1987, this nice Jewish boy from Westchester was a legend in the pre-Viagra, Boogie Nights–era porno business. For all his success, though, he never found what he was looking for.<p>The most important thing you need to …

David Foster

Remember the girl who posted about her grandmother's acne busting recipe? She's back with a hair growth hack!

Not long ago we wrote a story about this grandmother's acne busting recipe that was taking over the internet with miraculous results. YouTuber …

hair loss

A new service is helping employers reduce turnover by paying their employees by the day

It used to be that employees got their paychecks once a month. Then it was down to bi-weekly. Now, most of my clients are paying their people every week. But people, it seems, just have no patience nowadays.<p>That’s why Vancouver-based Instant Financial introduced a service earlier this year that …

7 examples of 2017's biggest logo design trend so far

April seems a little early for a logo design trends article, no? We’d usually agree, but when one trend is so in-your-face that you can’t ignore it, …

Ron Howard’s ‘Genius’ Take on Albert Einstein: Sex, Nazis, and Donald Trump

The Oscar winner explains why his new Albert Einstein series ‘Genius’ resonates more after Trump’s election than expected. Plus, why he thinks …

Best Sunglasses 2018: Shop spring's coolest shades

43 images<p>Our pick of the pairs we #want<p>After a few brief heatwaves, summer is definitely starting to stick around, with days getting longer and the …

Women's Fashion

A Nobel prize-winning physicist identified three simple steps to mastering any subject

I wasn’t always a good learner. I thought learning was all about the hours you put in. Then I discovered something that changed my life.<p>The famous Nobel Prize-winning physicist Richard Feynman understood the difference between “knowing something” and “knowing the name of something,” and it’s one of …

Self-improvement

What a Lack of Eye Contact Says About You, According to Science (and How to Fix It)

Failing to meet someone's gaze could send not-so-flattering messages about who you are and what you're capable of.<p>What you do with your clothes, hair, accessories, posture, gestures--it all conveys deep, rich meaning. But your eyes send messages, too, and failure to maintain good eye contact with …

Public Speaking

Having an affair: the dodgy things that soon become normal

What’s it like having an affair and is there anything to be learnt from it when it’s over? One woman shares her recent experience<p>I had a little fling recently. It wasn’t a big thing. But it was a thing. I was a walking cliché of selfish middle-class ennui: I’ve been married a long time, we’ve …

How a Peanut Seller Became One of Asia’s Biggest Billionaires

The man has made billions building up a conglomerate spanning real estate, gambling, and hospitality. His name is emblazoned across university …

Alexander Wang at New York fashion week: a return to urban roots

New York fashion week Spring/Summer 2016,Fashion,Fashion weeks,New York,New York fashion week<p>For his 10th anniversary collection, the US designer brought out the slouchy, cool, off-duty athleisure that made him a rock star name

Fashion Week

Amazing Invention Uses Only 1 Glass of Saltwater to Supply 8 Hours of Light

The SALt Lamp is a cost-effective light source that is changing people's lives in the Philippines. This revolutionary invention was developed by engineer Aisa Mijeno as an asset for the many households that are unable to access or afford electricity. Rather than having residents rely on oil lamps …

NYC's Hottest Trainer 2015 Contestant #3: Sadie Kurzban, ((305)) Fitness

<i>Welcome back to our Hottest Trainer competition: our search for NYC's most talented fitness instructor! Over the next two weeks we'll be profiling 16 of the city's top workout pros before you get to vote for your favorites.</i><p>Realizing that working out didn't have to be a dreaded task was an …

Fitness

Why I designed a fashion range for women with larger breasts

Yael Aflalo, the founder of LA fashion brand Reformation, says she created the I’m Up Here collection because she has “a lot of friends with bigger busts and I was sick of them complaining”. Said friends will no doubt now be silenced. Aflalo’s range is that rare thing – proper fashion specifically …

Jeans

How a Former Factory Worker Built a $7 Billion Fortune

Zhou Qunfei, founder of Lens Technologies, is the most successful self-made female billionaire in the world. Why don't more people know her?<p>She's the most successful self-made female billionaire in the world, and comparatively few people have ever heard of her. Meet Zhou Qunfei, school dropout (by …

Employment

"You're a design entrepreneur, not a designer"

<b>Opinion:</b> it's time for designers to start thinking more like businesspeople, says Bradford Shellhammer, creator of new design e-commerce site Bezar …

Entrepreneurship

Mary Katrantzou and adidas Originals debut their sporty new collaboration: http://wmag.co/1tcSNxb