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Is “See Now, Buy Now” The Future Of Fashion?

Or just a way for designers to satisfy the new demands of consumers?<p>Nowhere is the idea of what goes around comes around more accurate than in the world of fashion. But as the now-to-be-expected trends have left only to return again (think: feathers, ruffles, and graphic patterns), there has been a …

Saddam’s chocolate and Gaddafi’s camel milk: tyrants’ meals revealed

As any parent of a young child can tell you, the line between neurotic eating and megalomania is thin. Indeed, by gathering together a collection of recipes and rumours about the food habits of the 20th century’s great tyrants, a new book, Dictators’ Dinners, suggests that there scarcely is a line …

Santa Runs around the world – in pictures

People dress up in Santa costumes – or colourful Speedos – to take part in festive charity runs

Watch Solange's Choreographed Wedding Dance with Her Son

The new bride and son Daniel Julez get down to "No Flex Zone."<p>Just when you thought Solange Knowles' New Orleans wedding couldn't get any more picture-perfect, the internet surprises us with a sweet video of the new bride and her son from the reception. Watch Solange (in a Stéphane Rolland dress) …

Weddings

Jennifer Lawrence Is the Worst Makeout Buddy

Jennifer Lawrence is known for her humor—after all, she laughs off wardrobe malfunctions and sings awesomely awful duets just for fun. So it's no surprise that the spirit was alive on the <i>Hunger Games</i> set where J.Law was a bit of a prankster. One of her victims, the adorable, scruffy Liam Hemsworth, …

Time I

The Great Regression

Middle-age men are devoting hoursto crushing cartoon gumdropson their iPhones, grown-up readers are propelling young-adult books to the top of best-seller lists, and a shocking number of 30-somethings are still living at home with Mom and Dad. If society seems mired in some form of perpetual …

Charting: Stylish Cardigans for Now and Later

We rounded up some chic cardigans to take you from those cool summer nights right into the heart of fall.<p>If there one one takeaway from the Fall 2014 collections—it was that the knit is king. Sure, sweaters have always been big for the cooler seasons, but even with the northeast experiencing an …

Miu Miu

#theLIST: Fall's Best in Shoe

The runways were rife with a clever mix of boots, sandals and broguesconsider it fashion's answer to manic weather. Take a seasonless approach and shop the best in fall shoes.<p>The runways were rife with a clever mix of boots, sandals and brogues—consider it fashion's answer to manic weather. Take a …

The best and worst dressed stars on the 2014 Emmy Awards red carpet

So cute: Guilty toddler denies eating chocolate donut

A little bit of Friday fun, this cutie pie claims she TOTALLY did not eat a donut, just her brother did. Little does she know, there's some …

How to dress: denim jackets

Everyone has a denim jacket, don't they? By everyone I mean everyone – Rihanna and Jeremy Clarkson. Amal Alamuddin and Zac Efron. Daniel Craig, Miranda Kerr and Justin Bieber. It's hardly hot fashion news. But, sometimes, these wallflowers – the pieces you think of as clothes rather than fashion – …

Picture Perfect

More than a few designers had art on the brain. Here, we pair the clothes with the works.<p>Carven and Richard Artschwager’s Running Man (triple), 2013. Courtesy of CNP and © 2014 Richard Artschwager/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

На полную громкость

Французский дизайнер Изабель Маран — амбасадор французского шика, любимица не только парижанок, но и модниц всего мира — поделилась c VOGUE любимыми …

Take a trip to La Grande Motte with Jacquemus

In less than four years, Simon Porte has managed to become one of Paris’s most exciting up-and-coming designers. His brand – called Jacquemus after his mother’s maiden name – is the darling of the city’s fashion set, who love it as much for its graphic, colourful designs as for his imaginative …

Trend Alert: The Bold and Beautiful

For Fall 2014, it's going to be bold and bright with a graffiti effect, metallic bite, and proud emblazoned logos.<p>A little more grunge than girly? Fall's in-your-face graphic tops are hardcore enough to hang with the boys, even if you paid a pretty penny to own them. Suit up with this …

Skinny Jeans

The Nylon Guide To Styling ’90s Jeans

Many '90s trends you don't have think twice about. Flannels? Duh, we have five already. Ditsy florals? Got 'em in every color. Slipdresses? Cher from</i> …

Would you wear a fanny pack and sneakers with your couture? - GB #couture #chanel #glendabailey

Songs Secretly About Track

<b>Ridin’. Chamillionaire & Krayzie Bones</b><p>“They see me rollin’, they hatin’, patrollin’ and tryin’ ta catch me ridin’ dirty”<p>Chamillionaire runs the …

50 Things Men Want You to Know Right Now About Dating & Sex

We took to the internet via Reddit and polled our male pals to get their straightforward answers.<p>We understand the importance of an quality sex tip: The key is to ultimately pleasure <i>yourself</i>, but while pleasing your guy in the process. So we took to the internet via Reddit and polled our male pals …

Relationships

The Spring 2014 Hair Trend Report

The season's most relevant hair trendsedited for us all.<p>Feathered headdresses. Spray-painted ponytails. Gold-flecked updos. If you're the type that yearns for the artistic and the bold this season delivered. But if you look to the runway for real life inspiration, there were plenty of chic ideas …

Hairstyling

Guess How Much This Chanel "DIY" Backpack Costs?

Photo: via @mysterious_mary.<p>Enough is enough. The "pretty vacant," punk-themed "Chaos To Couture" Met exhibit was notably shallow, but at least it …

Indoor Warm Ups for Winter Runs

To avoid injury on chilly outdoor runs, warm up indoors first.<p>You have the cold-weather gear and the mental mettle to take on a subfreezing run. But before you open the door, it's important to make sure your muscles are prepped. Stepping out into frigid temperatures with cold, tight muscles can be …

How To Up Your Beauty Game in 2014

Between all the mulled wine and mistletoe madness, you’ve probably been thinking over your <b>New Year’s resolutions</b>. Yes, every January, you plan to up …

Beauty

Nike's Spring Delivery Will Guide You Through Your Best Workout Ever

Between SoulCycle classes, hitting the treadmill, and your new aerial-hoop obsession, you're going to need some tough gear to stand up to those …

Athletic Apparel

Is Our Obsession With Yoga Doing Us More Harm Than Good?

Western women have been getting enlightened, tightened, and cleansed on a massive scale for some time now. It's a movement, all right, but are we actually getting anywhere?<p>A few years ago, midway through a beautiful spring, my grandmother was 98 and dying, and she was not going quietly. Since …

Yoga

To coincide with Allure magazine’s annual 'Best of Beauty' awards, held last night, BoF talks to founding editor-in-chief Linda Wells about the magazine’s growth, the digital age, editorial integrity and the publication's influential 'Best of Beauty' seal http://ow.ly/oJk7P

It took a fortuitous encounter in front of a bike shop in Bavaria for Damir Doma to find that rarest of things: the right partner. But six years later, with his own store, close to 9 million euros in sales and a new co-chairman, it is clear that Doma’s ascent has been driven by more than luck http://ow.ly/oO0k9

About The Pink Shirt - Ape to Gentleman

The colour pink is not one typically associated with men’s clothing but there is no escaping the fact that the dapper elite often drape items of …

Men's Fashion