Alexandria Chavez

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16 Beauty Resolutions You're Making Today (Including Taking Off Your Makeup Before Bed...)

It's officially the new year, and you've no doubt made plenty of promises to yourself already about what 2014 will hold. But did you forget to amp up your beauty regimen?<p>Before heading out last night to ring in the new year, we made sure to jot down some key changes that many of us are …

Why Knot: 19 High Fashion Braids

In case John Barrett’s Braid Bar at Bergdorf Goodman and the scads of tutorials we’ve whipped up weren’t strong enough indicators, we’re here to set the record straight: Braids are here to stay. If you’ve already mastered the advanced techniques, it’s time to look to the runway for inspiration. …

12 DIY Jewelry Gifts Your Friends Will Actually Wear

Christmas is around the corner and <i>gasp</i>! You need gifts for your gal pals. And you’re on a budget. Luckily, we’ve searched the interwebs high and low and found some of the best jewelry you can DIY that your friends will be proud to wear. Let’s start with necklaces!<p>1. Prairie Feather Necklace: Isn’t …

When Your Favorite Plus-Size Store 'Rebrands' Itself

In my desperate attempt to land a job, I had an interview with Torrid, one of the largest, most successful plus-size stores on the market. I had worked for them in high school, when Tripp and Sourpuss were their most popular brands. The brand aged with me, retiring their baggy bondage pants to make …

Petite Girl Appreciation

Vivier casts a "Russian Doll" in latest campaign<p>This morning, <i>BAZAAR</i>'s lovely diarist, Nasiba Adilova, posted a photo of herself, Miroslava Duma, and Tina Craig of Bag Snob fame on Instagram with the caption, "mini people." As a woman of five feet, two inches with an appreciation for the finer …

Street Style

New York City in Black and White, Inception Style

New York City. It’s a place that inspires with it’s gloriously tall buildings with the strictest attention to detail and the hustle and bustle of …

Kalashnikovs and striptease: inside the real Russia

Head behind the scenes of Sochi, the subtropical city that will host the 2014 Winter Olympics ... one of the only places in Russia that doesn’t get cold in the winter. Rob Hornstra and Arnold van Bruggen have spent five years uncovering the lives of people in the area – and now, they’ve been banned …

Tips for Learning to Love Photoshop Actions

Tips for Learning to Love Photoshop Actions - sample images before and after, how to apply actions, and when to use them.

Photography

eBay Alert: Care to Pick Up a 24 Karat Gold-Plated Nikon FA? It’ll Only Cost You $4,800

<b>Update</b>: Looks like the discount is gone folks! This puppy is back up to $12,000.<p>Those looking to drop several grand on a 35mm film camera for your …

1930s bank robbers - a picture from the past

Early Nantucket Island Photos

December 13, 2016 /Photography News/ Nantucket is an island 30 miles (48 km) south of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, in the United States. Together with …

Selects #4: A Wintery Mix

For this week’s <i>Selects,</i> our new(ish) opt-in email that features PhotoShelter talent, <i></i>we were seeing a pattern of cold, icy, and white. We put together …

See the Energy Behind an Ambitious Portrait Photograph

We don’t always get the chance to see and appreciate the passion that goes into a photography project. Artists spend days, weeks, months, or even …

Soldiers advance to Pyongyang - a picture from the past

First published on Sat 14 Dec 2013 07.44 EST<p>This article is over <b>4 years old</b>

5 Uncommon Snow Photography Tips That Can Transform Your Winter Scenes

Photography Tips

Polaroll: A Toilet Paper Dispenser Shaped Like a Polaroid Camera… Yes It’s Real

Okay, there just HAS to be a Polaroid lover and/or hipster on your Christmas list that would absolutely lose it if they unwrapped the Polaroll on …

Best pictures of the day - live

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The Entrancing and Surreal Self-Portraiture of Kyle Thompson

There are selfies, and then there are self-portraits. Make no mistake, these are two very different things, in the same way that a photograph …