Troyee Karmaker

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Hot Looks: New Year's Eve Nails

Pantone declared the color of the year Marsala, but we say it's gold. And as we well know, all that glitters is gold. Here are a few gilded nail colors to ring in the New Year.<p><b>OPI Gwen Stefani Don't Speak 18K Gold Top Coat____:</b> The golden girl herself helped create the OPI Gold Top Coat. Made with …

8 Party Tights + The Heels to Wear With Them

Your first move after RSVPing to all those holiday parties doesn’t have to be “shop for five brand-new outfits.” With your trusty LBD at hand (or even a more seasonally appropriate LWD) and the pickings from your shoe closet, you can throw together a fete-worthy outfit with just one extra …

Alice Fisher on style: New Year’s Eve clothes

Well, we’ve made it through Christmas. Through the pigs in blankets and the easy peelers. The pass-agg family time and the ill-considered opinions blurted out after one too many glasses of Lidl prosecco. The drag of the Queen’s Speech and <i>Frozen</i> on repeat. Now comes the fun bit: New Year’s Eve.<p>It’s …

12 Winter Crop Tops That Won’t Freeze Your Belly

Though the weather outside may not be <i>totally</i> frightful this winter, it’s still pretty darn cold. Winter style is all about keeping it cozy, whether you’re throwing on a chunky knit sweater or piling on the layers. But this season, don’t just stick to the winter basics. Let’s think outside the …

Men's Style: 10 Quick and Painless New Year's Style Resolutions

New Year's resolutions are so cliché, I almost can't stand writing about them. But the truth is, when a new year rolls around, it's nice to take stock and see what you could start doing differently. The usual suspects here are diet and exercise, and often such resolutions are overzealous and set us …

3 Books to Read This January

Photo: Emily Kate Roemer/Studio D<p><b>Tantalizing Topic</b><p>John McQuaid's <i>Tasty: The Art and Science of What We Eat</i> (Scribner) mixes science, literature, history, and anecdote in the service of his stellar inquiry into the inner workings of taste, also called flavor, which McQuaid finds to be the most …

See When Your Favorite Shows Are Returning

The holidays are not over yet, because the gift of more great TV is just around the corner!<p>Here’s a list of premiere dates for many of your favorite …

Christmas movies vying for Oscar voters' attention

For a four-year stretch at the turn of the 21st century, December was the most wonderful time of year to be a best picture Oscar contender.<p>From 2002 to 2005, the film academy gave its best picture prize to movies debuting in December. Starting with "A Beautiful Mind" and continuing through …

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The 10 Best Movies You Missed in 2014

From the editors of Esquire.com, catch up on the year's best movies that you most likely missed out on.<p><b>You've been chilled</b> by the marriage-gone-awry suspense of <i>Gone Girl</i>, stupefied by the cinematic inventiveness of <i>Birdman</i>, and terrified by the twisted mentor-mentee relationship of <i>Foxcatcher</i>, but …

The Diet That Can Save Your Life

What you eat can dramatically affect your chances of developing heart disease, a.k.a. the number-one killer of women in the U.S.<p>When many women think of something that could seriously threaten their health, the bogeyman often starts with a "C": cancer. But if you're going to fear anything, it …

Dazzling Installations at the 2014 Festival of Lights in Lyon

From December 5-8 earlier this month, the city of Lyon in France was illuminated by dazzling light displays for the 2014 Fte des Lumires (Festival of Lights). Continuing the annual tradition that dates back over a century, 4 million visitors flocked to Lyon to marvel at the luminous outdoor art …

Will religion ever disappear?

Atheism is on the rise around the world, so does that mean spirituality will soon be a thing of the past? Rachel Nuwer discovers that the answer is far from simple.<p>A growing number of people, millions worldwide, say they believe that life definitively ends at death – that there is no God, no …

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Megatron is Not a Fan of Selfies

Universal Studios in Hollywood recently offered guests a photo op with a performer dressed very impressively as Megatron, one of the main baddies in …

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