Gina Ashley Agosta

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Here's What Cool Street Style Looks Like in Lagos, Nigeria

It’s a balmy 90 degrees in Lagos, Nigeria, but Eichie Moses’s red wool beanie isn’t budging. The fuzzy and vibrant topper, rolled up at the sides just so, is required to pull Moses’s solidly normcore ensemble (a vintage denim jacket, black skinnies, and faint gray lace-up oxfords) together. For the …

The Many Secrets and Sequins of William Ivey Long, Broadway’s Costume King

His costumes have shimmied across the stages of 71 Broadway productions, including Hairspray, Chicago, and The Producers. But this October, with his work appearing on Fox’s Rocky Horror Picture Show remake, it’s not the Broadway stage he’s after—it’s the world one.<p>On a damp day last winter, in …

24 Show-Stopping Wedding Gowns That Are Even Better From The Back

These really make a statement 👰<p>As a bride, you don’t want guests talking behind your back ― unless, of course, it’s to comment on how friggin’ beautiful your dress is.<p>Whether the back is totally open, lacy, blinged out or shows just a hint of skin, the 24 dresses below stun from any angle.

The Extravagant, Overlooked Design Of Fashion Show Sets

In a new book, the over-the-top backdrops of haute couture fashion runways get a chance to star.<p>In 2007, Fendi hosted a fashion show on the Great Wall of China, transforming part of the 2,000-year-old, 4,500-mile-long structure into the world’s oldest and most historically significant catwalk. Five …

Fashion Shows

Hollywood "It Girls" Through the Years

From 1960 to today.<p>A look back at some of the most talented breakout stars through the years.

7 Fresh Outfits You Should Definitely Wear This Weekend

Grab your friends and go.<p>Nothing against Netflix and chill, but summer means it's time to get up and get spontaneous. What to wear when you have no idea what the day will bring? Allow our models, real-life BFFs Eleonore ("Leo") Toulin and Marcel Castenmiller, to demonstrate as they spend a sizzling …

Clothing

Why Albania Should Be Your Next Undiscovered Getaway

When it comes to the world's most beautiful beaches, some contenders are a given. For starters there's Thailand, Australia, Brazil and, of course, …

European Travel

15 Things That Instantly Make You Look Put Together

Key items to elevate your wardrobe.<p>It doesn't have to take a bajillion hours or a famous stylist to look effortlessly chic. Looking put together can be accomplished by having a few key pieces at your fingertips that you can grab in a moment of sheer sartorial panic. Here, 15 items to own that will …

French Girl Style for Grown-Ups? Right This Way, Please!

Some muses are eternally linked to one designer—you can’t think of Betty Catroux <i>sans</i> Yves Saint Laurent, or mention Inès de la Fressange without giving a nod to Karl Lagerfeld—but what happens when one woman manages to pique the interest of multiple creators? Throughout her career as a model, …

So THIS is How Gigi Hadid Gets That Hair

An old school trick for new school waves.<p>Yesterday in New York City, Gigi Hadid was snapped by paparazzi carrying a coffee, wearing sunglasses‹and rocking a full set of two-inch self-gripping curlers. (Hadid was on her way to a photoshoot for Tommy Hilfiger.) "Self-gripping rollers are great for …

15 Signs You Walk That Fine Line Between Fashion And Comfort

EVERY WEEK? Who has time to get their nails done EVERY WEEK?!

9 Gorgeous Social Media Stars Share Their Secrets to Incredible Skin

It’s been nearly three years since Beyoncé “woke up like this” in her no-makeup selfie, but the hashtag and movement she started is showing no signs of fatigue. Case in point...

21 Simple Fashion Tips That Will Change Your Life If You Are Short

Just because you're small doesn't mean you can't live big.

31 Iconic Red-Dress Moments

From Audrey Hepburn to Bella Hadid.<p>Cindy, Michelle, Marilyn, Audrey, and more.

Nicole Kidman

The Best Advice for When You Book Your Wedding Makeup Artist

This is the most important day of your life! Well, maybe not <i>the</i> most important, but your wedding is definitely up there. You've likely invested a ton of time and money—and if you're shelling out your hard-earned cash for a killer photographer and photo album, you'll probably want to look your best …

The 9 Biggest Black Tie Wedding Mistakes Brides Make | Brides

Oh you fancy, huh? Well, if you have it your way, your wedding will be at least. And no, we're not just talking about the nice tuxes, and ties and designer ball gowns, brides. Unfortunately, a black tie bash doesn't come cheap. It does, however, come with its own set of rules, like 'em or not. From …

Weddings

16 Pieces to Wake Up Your Work Wardrobe

Do you ever feel like you are in a bit of a rut when it comes to getting dressed for work? It’s great to have a uniform that’s fast and reliable, but …

Clothing

Everything You've Ever Wanted to Ask Patricia Wexler

Cosmetic dermatologist Patricia Wexler is a New York institution. <i>W</i> first covered her in 1993, and we’ve been following her ever since—not only for being at the forefront of every new professional injectable, laser and formula, but as a known fashion plate. She is so synonymous with the cream of the …

Photographer Captures Photos of Stranger's Suave Street Style Every Sunday

Every Sunday, the same suave gentleman shows up outside the Nazarene Temple Apostolic Faith Church in Baltimore, Maryland, dressed in a different dapper outfit. M. Jordan Tierney, a local artist and photographer, has been snapping his portrait every week for many months now as she passes him on the …

Street Style

How to become luckier, according to science

Ever had a run of bad luck? It feels like the world is actively conspiring against you.<p>Ever wonder if you can improve your luck? And I don't mean …

How 'Vinyl' costume designer John Dunn gets those vintage (or vintage-seeming) '70s looks

HBO's new period drama "Vinyl," which airs its Season 1 finale Sunday and counts Mick Jagger and Martin Scorsese as co-creators, hasn't just been a behind-the-scenes look at record industry excess circa 1973, it's been a veritable smorgasbord of '70s-era style — the good, the bad and everything in …

17 psychological tricks to make people like you immediately

Sometimes, though, you want to make an effort to befriend a new acquaintance or become a better friend to existing pals.<p>To help you out on that front, we scoured the psychological research to find science-backed strategies to get people to like you.<p>Read on to find out how to develop better …

5 Movies That Will Have A Profound Impact On Your Life

If you are a movie buff, you certainly realize the impact a movie can have on your life. A good and inspiring movie can suck you in instantly, not …

The top apps Apple thinks everyone should have on their iPhone

1/<p>VSCO is the app professional Instagrammers use to make their photos look amazing.<p>App Store<p>If you want to make the photos you take on your …

8 innovations that could actually make airplanes more comfortable

The Oscars of the plane cabin, the Crystal Cabin Awards, were held in Hamburg on Tuesday night. This is as gala a gala event as you get in aviation. …

The 6 Physical Features Men Can't Resist, According to Science

Science is not wrong.<p>Science is at it again.<p>According to Business Insider, a new study says men were designed to look for key physical attributes in women. The study claims these features make women attractive because they are associated with good health and fertility, making them subconsciously, …

Dita Von Teese’s 10 Golden Rules for Valentine’s Day Lingerie

While this fashion writer has what some may call a “congested” closet, I’ll admit that my delicates drawer is somewhat . . . <i>lacking</i>. Besides having championed the, ahem, perks of being braless and quite flawless, I never thought lingerie qualified as seasonal investment pieces, like, say, a …

5 Things Everybody Should Wear More Of

::serenades you with "A Whole New World"::<p>Pink<p>When Diana Vreeland said pink is the navy blue of India, she did not know that half a century later, fashion would be gradually trying to make that sentiment ring true for all the countries. This is a worthy crusade because 1) everybody looks …