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Tanning Salon Promotes 'Indian Color' In Misguided Thanksgiving Promo

Thanksgiving means turkey dinners, family reunions... and spray-tanning?<p>Club Sun Tanning Salons' attempt to make Thanksgiving into a holiday of tanning has gone totally awry with a promotional campaign with the unfortunate slogan: "The Indians brought more than just 'CORN' to the first …

The History of the House of Chanel

Peruse highlights of the brand's storied legacy, from one style hit to the next.<p>Peruse highlights of the brand's storied legacy, from one style hit to the next.

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16 Ways to Make a French Manicure Cool Again

If you think Holland is just another name for the Netherlands, you should watch this

I’ll be honest and say that I’ve always been confused about whether the Netherlands and Holland were simply different names for the same place. I …

The Power of Black & White

If you read my articles about long exposure photography and intentional camera movement in the landscape you may have noticed a common theme amongst …

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The Style Has Spoken: See the Top Trends

See the prevailing looks captured by Diego Zuko.<p>Like a well-preserved eco-system, the world of fashion can work like a machine. See a stellar trend on the runway one season and watch it come to life outside the shows the next. See which catwalk styles were embraced by the finest on the street and …

Eels, fish and formaldehyde – the risks of new beauty treatments

In a world obsessed with beauty, more and more people are prepared to go to painful lengths to preserve or even enhance their looks.<p>Now Britain's environmental health inspectors are being urged to be on their guard against new types of extreme, often unregulated treatments whose effects can be as …

Real or Deal? Get that boot!

One of our favorite StyleList contributor's Metropolitan Thread loves finding a good deal. She takes an amazing look and finds an alternative that …

This Topcoat Has Forever Changed The At-Home Mani

I don't like to think of myself as greedy, but when it comes to a topcoat, I want it <i>all</i>. It's gotta be chip-proof, glossy, and most important, fast …

Why Gaga's London Looks Matter — To Us, Fashion, & The World

Lady Gaga's recent visit to London has delivered enough crazy outfits to last us a lifetime — but now many of the squeals of delight and inquisitive …

5 Autumnal Outfits You've Gotta Try

Every good day of weather we've got before the big chill comes is total blessing. It means one more weekend of wandering around town aimlessly, …

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Dramatic Hair Makeovers In This Week's Best & Worst Beauty (PHOTOS)

This week in beauty was filled with dramatic hair makeovers. Jennifer Hudson made a jaw-dropping appearance at the 2013 Black Girls Rock event with a pixie cut, proving women with round shaped faces can also pull off the short hairstyle. Meanwhile, Kate Bosworth stepped out wearing a sculptural …

Street Style: New York Fashion Week Spring 2014

See all of the chic on the streets.<p>Fashion Week once again descends upon Manhattan and the well-heeled are happy to dress the part. Click to see Diego Zuko's best shots each day.

The New York Spring 2014 Trend Report

See the top 5 spotted on the New York runways.<p>From high contrast sporting-wear to languid metallics and poplins that pack a sartorial punch, Spring 2014 in New York brought innovative trends that set the stage for Europe. See the top five of the season, plus peruse all of the best looks from the …

The Observer's 20 photographs of the week

The best photography in news, culture and sport from around the world this week

Sony Cyber-Shot RX100 Mark II Review

Welcome to Mark II of the Sony Cyber-Shot RX100, a neat, surprising camera that could sit happily alongside an upper level snapper (like a DSLR) in …

Time-Lapse Captures the Gorgeous Skies Over the Island of La Palma

There’s been a lot of gear talk today — both serious and comical in nature — so we thought we’d shift gears and share a little bit of inspiration in …

Boxing Photography Setup and Direction Techniques

Los Angeles photographer Mark Singerman excels at capturing environmental portraits of both celebrities and everyday people. His use of contextual …

Where art and fashion collide – in pictures

Catwalk fashion is often barmy, but to consider it unwearable may be missing the point. Art/Fashion in the 21st Century, a new book by Mitchell Oakley Smith and Alison Kubler, explores how collaborations between designers and artists have merged the spheres of fashion and art. "Fashion is staking a …

Brandon Stanton's New York stories

"If any of you drove by the Brooklyn Navy Yards at 6pm last night, you may have seen a grown man sobbing in an empty parking lot," wrote Brandon Stanton on his blog last week after his book <i>Humans of New York</i> debuted at No 1 on the <i>New York Times</i> bestseller list. "It completely blindsided me… It was …

Magical Fog Photography Featuring San Francisco

Images of fog covered terrain and landscapes always conjure up thoughts of the magical and mystical. Such imagery is usually irresistible for a …

Tips for Holding a Camera

Depending on the type of camera you have, there are some basic techniques required to ensure that you have a stable platform on which to start taking …

Final Nikon DF Teaser Up, Recaps Previous Teasers and Leaves Us Wanting More

The last Nikon DF (if it is indeed called that) teaser is out and ready for you to take a look, but honestly, there’s not much left to see. The 4th …

Out on the Road: First Impressions of the Sony RX10

The Sony RX10 was in shorter supply than the other two cameras during my time with Sony in Nashville, so getting my hands on it was a little bit more …

Brandon Stanton's Humans of New York – in pictures

When Brandon Stanton lost his job as a bond trader he took up photography. His pictures of strangers on the streets of New York became huge hits on Tumblr and Facebook – and now his book, Humans of New York (St Martin's Press), has debuted at No 1 on the New York Times bestseller list

Syria meets chemical weapons deadline amid fears of polio outbreak

Syria has met the first deadline set by arms inspectors for the destruction of its chemical weapons after their use in Damascus in August – amid warnings that the international community is failing to get to grips with the wider crisis.<p>The Organisation for the Prevention of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) …