Meg Pearson

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Interesting Facts About the History of the Bra

It's National Underwear Day, guys, and in honor of the holiday, it's time to take a better look at the much-ignored but much-relied-upon bra. A rather fabulous history was assembled at Ozy.com, and I'm not joking when I say it's <i>fascinating</i>.<p>The bits most likely to wind up as conversational factoids …

Monique Lhuillier Wedding Dresses, Monique Lhuillier Bliss Wedding Gowns

If a white wedding dress doesn't feel quite right but you don't want to walk down the aisle in a brightly colored gown, consider one of these seven dresses from Monique Lhuillier's Bliss line, all of which have just a hint of color.<p><b>Wedding Dress 1</b><p><b>Wedding Dress 2</b><p><b>Wedding Dress 3</b><p><b>Wedding Dress 4</b><p><b>Wedding</b> …

Brides Give Advice for Bridesmaids and Maids of Honor

Sometimes, it's hard to say exactly what you feel—especially when it comes to your maid of honor. We asked real brides the difficult—and even sweet—things that they would like to have said to their MOHs during or after the ceremony. Who knows? Their words may inspire you to work through potential …

Low Calorie, Low Fat Skinny Summer Popsicle Recipes

We've talked healthy smoothies, we've talked healthy ice cream, and now—because it's summer—we would be terribly, terribly remiss if we did not also talk healthy popsicles.<p>Two words for you guys: breakfast popsicles. I mean, popsicles are delish no matter what time of day, but when I saw this neat …

Wedding Planning: What Brides Should Plan for the Day of the Ceremony

<i>Owner of Weddings in Vieques, a destination-wedding planning company off the coast of Puerto Rico, Sandy Malone has helped countless couples plan their big day since 2007. Here, the veteran planner is sharing some expert advice for free: She's telling us the five things brides need on their wedding</i> …

How to Stop Dating Bad Boys

I don't know about you, but I had—OK, <i>have</i>—a thing for bad boys. They're exciting, unpredictable, masculine. They're the best kissers. They're prone to sweeping, only-happens-in-the-movies gestures. The highs with bad boys are 10,000 feet tall—which means that when their true nature shines through, …

Well, Here's a 3-Second Hair Idea for Ya

If you're looking for something quick to do with your hair right now, Natalie Dormer has you covered.<p>She wore this style at a reception for the Best of Britain's Creative Industries, and what I love about it is that's it's chic but it's dressy or casual—whichever way you want to dress it.<p>All that's …

5 Perfect Nail Color Combinations for Manicures and Pedicures

A quick fingers-and-toes guide to nailing your summer mani-pedis. The trick: Pair one shade that's shimmery with a solid bright or an opaque neutral.

Wedding Reception Tips: How to Throw a Fun Party

Obviously lush flowers and a gorgeous venue are some of the elements of a beautiful wedding, but picture-perfect decor doesn't ensure an epic party. Score a 10 out of 10 for overall experience by following these simple yet effective tips that will have your guests talking about your wedding for …

Dramatic Monologue of Beyonce's Irreplaceable By Nina Millin

The only thing better than a Beyonce song for getting over a breakup? Well, nothing, really. But a dramatic reading of a Beyonce song comes pretty freakin' close, and it combines all the power of Beyonce's best kiss-off lyrics with the hilarity of putting them into a Very Serious Monologue. I love …

Sarah Hyland's Metallic Gucci T-Shirt Dress

Over in London last night, <i>Glamour</i>'s British counterpart honored its Women of the Year with a star-studded guest list and tear-jerking awards ceremony. And provided us Yanks over here with some serious fashion lessons—like how to make a cozy summer staple look 100 percent date-night-(or party-)ready!<p>…

Wedding Invitation Ideas: Custom Wedding Stationery

There are SO many engaged celebs right now, so Wedding Paper Divas went ahead and dreamed up wedding invitation designs for some of our favorites. All would work for famous brides and grooms—and regular brides and grooms. Check out all the chicness:<p>Wedding Invitation 1: <b>Amber Heard & Johnny …

Your Next Lesson in Sexy Smoky Eyeliner Makeup Looks From Adriana Lima

Let's all trade faces with Adriana Lima. Not possible? Fine. But you can copy her sexy eyeliner look here:<p>The close-up:<p>What's happening here is that her eyes were lined in black pencil all the way around—even the corner around her tear ducts got a covered—so that she got a clean yet smoky effect. …

The 7 Most Iconic Striped-Shirt Fashion Looks of All Time: Summer Fashion Trends

"The striped shirt is the paper clip of personal style. It's coveted and collected thanks to its simplicity and timeless appeal," says designer Julia Leach. And she would know. The wardrobe staple—which was first made popular when it was adopted by the French Navy way back in 1858—makes up the …

Disney Villainesses and Female Antagonists

OK, Maleficent gets to tell her side of the story this weekend, but what do the rest of you villainesses and antagonists have to say for yourselves? Wait, I don't actually want to hear it—first, you all need to get roasted. It's high time you had a dose of your own medicine.<p><b>Cruella DeVille</b><p>Cruella, …

$20 Blowouts, Coming to a Gym Near You

With the news of Gwyneth Paltrow's collaboration with Blo Blow Dry Bar, we've discovered another genius hair partnership. Enter Glam&Go: the first-of-its-kind express blow-dry bar that offers affordable hairstyling after a workout in your gym or spa. It's true: I love my pretty, perfectly …

How to Get Over After a Breakup; Reasons to Be Happy About Being Single

If I'm being honest, I'm never going to stop complaining about being single entirely. There are too many frustrations and opportunities for silly jokes to give it up altogether, and plus, I'm only human, and the grass is always greener on the other side, right?<p>But recently, I've been thinking about …

Best Books of Summer 2014

With Memorial Day come the unofficial start of summer—and the yearly scramble to assemble your vacation reading list begins. We've got you covered with the best new books we've read (so far).<p>__1. <i>The Blessings</i> by Elise Juska __<p><i>Remove one branch from the family tree and its whole shape changes. This</i> …

4 Cute Ponytail Hairstyle Ideas Worthy of Being in All Your Memorial Day Photos

Wherever you are, whatever you're doing today, I hope your hair is behaving. If it's not (or, heck, even if it is), one of these cute ponytail ideas that we've seen on Lipstick.com recently will help this Memorial Day go down as one of your most stylish.<p>You can...<p>Which idea are you mulling over?

The Ultimate Braid Guide: 30 Different Styles to Try This Summer

Yes! Summer is here. And with that brings vacation plans, out of office messages, and...humidity. Luckily, there's a chic solution for that, and it's called braids. Your mission...

Packing Tips From Katy Perry's Stylist, Johnny Wujek

This week marks the launch of the Gap's Reserve In-Store program, where you can browse for pieces online and reserve them for pick-up in a store nearby. Earlier this morning, I stopped by my local Gap store to check out the program and chat with the man behind Katy Perry's, Kate Mara's, and Amber …

Wedding Makeup Idea: How to Copy Gugu Mbatha-Raw's Met Gala Makeup

When celebrity makeup artist Nick Barose sent me a photo of the ethereal look he created on up-and-comer Gugu Mbatha-Raw for the Met Gala, all I could think was, Wedding makeup!, and I just had to file this one away for you ladies. How perfect would this subtly sparkling color scheme be for a bride?<p>…

New Harry Potter Gringotts Ride at Universal With New Scenes: All the Details

The weather is so dreary out today that it's like the Dementors have hit NYC, but I'm as happy as a (magical) kid in Honeydukes because I have not one but THREE (!!!) exciting updates about the wizarding world of Harry Potter to tell you.<p>__News No. 1:__The first installment of the spin-off film</i> …

Work Outfit Idea: A Leopard-Print Top, an A-Line Skirt, and Two-Tone Pumps

If you don't wear a uniform at work, getting dressed for the office can be a daily test of patience. But never fear! Every evening at 10 P.M., we're bringing you simple and chic work-appropriate outfit ideas to answer the perpetual question "what should I wear for the office?"<p><b>A Leopard-Print Top,</b> …

New TV Shows: NBC's Fall TV Lineup 2014

The fall lineup for NBC is in, and there's quite a few promising shows on the roster! I'll definitely be adding <i>A to Z</i> (it's starring <i>HIMYM</i>'s "Mother" Cristin Milioti, how could I not?!) and <i>Marry Me</i> (Casey Wilson and Ken Marino never fail to make me smile) to my TV-watching schedule, but there are …

Do I Need to Wear a Veil for My Wedding; Wedding Style

It's easy to understand why lots of modern brides shy away from wearing a veil: You don't want to look like you're dragging two miles of fabric behind you down the aisle. Plus, it seems like it would be easy to get lost in all that tulle, right? And still, I think every bride should at least <i>try a</i> …

Audrey Hepburn Style: Celebrate the Style Icon's Birthday

Today would have been Audrey Hepburn's 85th birthday, and to celebrate we've put together a short list of wardrobe staples you need to get the actress's iconic look.<p><b>A pearl necklace</b>: You can thank <i>Breakfast at Tiffany</i>'s for instilling the need for not only an amazing LBD but also an awesome …

Where to Get Cool Customizable Shirts and T-Shirts: Online Retailer Bow & Drape

I'll admit it: I'm a sucker for anything monogrammed, personalized, or one of a kind. I'm obsessed with finding the perfect customizable sweatshirt/T-shirt/shoes/I.D. bracelet/you name it.<p>I blame growing up in a big family and also Cara Delevingne.<p>Sadly, my quest has led me down some pretty …

How About We Launches You&Me App for Couples

Potentially adorable news for couples: Our friends over at How About We have launched a new app today, You&Me,<p>Couples apps can be kind of lame, which How About We recognizes, so the folks there tried to make a product that reflects the way people really communicate with each other. "People in …

Summer Wardrobe Essentials From Heidi Hoelzer of Scoop NYC

Sure, we're still wearing our winter coats (in New York, atleast) but it's almost May and weather be damned—we're shopping for summer wardrobe essentials. To get started, we caught up with Heidi Hoelzer the vice president/general merchandise manager of Scoop NYC to see what she thinks we should …