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‘I’m hallucinating food, and not yer fancy-schmancy restaurant food’<p>• Bim Adewunmi gives up Twitter<br>• Alexis Petridis gives up being grumpy<br>• Jess Cartner-Morley gives up heels<p>“You have the best job in the world,” is what almost everyone says to me on the rare occasions I tell them what I do for a …

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who: me, student of English lit and history, fashion blogger, writer, translator. I used to be a ballet dancer and a producer 

who: me, student of English lit and history, fashion blogger, writer, translator. I used to be a ballet dancer and a producer<p>why: no idea. Well, I asked my friend to take a picture.<p>wearing: H&M scarf, MaxMara coat, Blaumax jeans Vienna, converse, Rag&Bone top, ray bans, messenger bag I borrowed from Max. My son. Who is tall and skinny and cute and will not listen to me about becoming a model. He totally could.

Julie Kent in Giselle

Julie Kent in Giselle<p>Photo © Roy Round

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Keira Knightley arriving at LAX

Keira Knightley arriving at LAX. We like. A cashmere sweater with a loose skirt with opaque tights is rather perfect for traveling: chic yet comfortable. Way to go Ms. Knightley.<p>She is wearing a coat by Jill Sander and carrying a Burberry bag.

New Levi's Collection Brings "California Cool" to the Rest of the World

The new <b>Levi's California Collection</b> is a sweet throwback to the Golden State's Golden Age. The iconic San Francisco-based label is letting the world …

The moment. Daniil Simkin, photo by NYC Dance Project

Does attending an undergraduate program affiliated with a ballet company increase your chances of getting into that company? We investigated: http://bit.ly/125wyOc (Michael Montgomery of Alonzo King LINES Ballet, photo by RJ Muna)

How does New York City Ballet principal Sara Mearns stay inspired? http://bit.ly/q4xyWu (Sara Mearns and Jonathan Stafford in George Balanchine’s "Symphony in C," photo by Paul Kolnik)

Men of Smuin Ballet (John Speed Orr, Jonathan Mangosing, and Jonathan Powell, photo by Keith Sutter)

Happy Monday! The Royal Ballet's Olivia Cowley, Itziar Mendizabal, Sarah Lamb, with Rupert Pennefather in George Balanchine's "Apollo." (Photo by Dave Morgan)

We can't wait for tonight's Dance Magazine Awards! Three very different—but equally important—figures in the ballet world will be honored: Misty Copeland, Wayne McGregor | Random Dance and Youth America Grand Prix co-founder Larissa Saveliev. (Craig Hall & Wendy Whelan in McGregor's "Outlier," photo by Paul Kolnik)

Congratulations to Patricia McBride on her Kennedy Center Honor: http://bit.ly/1zb2jBf (Patricia McBride in George Balanchine's "Tchaikovsky Pas de Deux")

Are you ready to take your Snow Queen makeup to the next level? This Scottish Ballet tutorial will show you how: http://bit.ly/1AbhYjn (photo via Scottish Ballet)

Ready to tackle "In the middle, somewhat elevated"—one of William Forsythe's most iconic ballets? http://bit.ly/1qBEzWn (Photo by Angela Sterling)

Love everything Forsythe? Dresden Semperoper Ballett—revitalized under artistic director Aaron S. Watkin—might be the place for you: http://bit.ly/1Cc9v0J (Natalia Sologub and Claudio Cangialosi in "Steptext," photo by Costin Radu)

New York City Ballet soloist Lauren Lovette explains the beauty of the hands in Balanchine technique: http://bit.ly/1z4v3sY (Lovette and Justin Peck, photo by Henry Leutwyler Studio)

Let The Royal Ballet's corps help you soar into the week. (In Liam Scarlett's "Asphodel Meadows," photo by Dave Morgan)

Go behind the scenes at the wedding of New York City Ballet principals Tiler Peck and Robbie Fairchild (Spoiler alert: It's stunning) http://bit.ly/1JOVds9 (photo by Charlotte Jenks Lewis)

12 best iPhone apps of 2014

Between iOS 8 and the iPhone 6, 2014 may have been one of the best years yet for iPhone users.<p>But killer updates from Apple aside, there was no …

The 2013 Style 100: The Best Looks and Trends of the Year

Restraint? So 2012, Hal Rubenstein writes in <i>InStyle</i>'s December issue. No where was this more evident than on the runway, where designers showed off …

Photography's golden age

<b>John Chillingworth is a photographer that few have heard of, even among those who have some knowledge of the genre. Yet, his work featured in the UK's best known illustrated magazine, Picture Post, which first hit the presses 75 years ago and ran for almost 20 years until 1957.</b><p>A new book looks to …