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Hidden European Towns in America

© www.FloridasHistoricCoast.com<p>Dreaming of sipping sangria on the beaches of Barcelona or roaming the illuminated Christmas markets in Munich? Now is the perfect time to feed your wanderlust and take a spontaneous trip to explore Europe -- without getting out your passport!<p>Hotel search trivago.com …

10 Reasons to Date a Fashion Girl

As if you needed one...<p><b>1. You'll never wear an embarrassing outfit again.</b> We know you've just been waiting for someone to finally make you throw away those cargo khakis.<p><b>2. Cool parties, restaurant openings and impossible to get into clubs will become your regular evening plans.</b> And not that you'll …

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Ascot’s Fair Lady

June means Royal Ascot Week: 300 years of British tradition, 30 horse races, $9 million in prize money, Her Majesty the Queen, and hats, hats, hats. As the My Fair Lady lyric goes, “Everyone who should be here is here,” including Pippa Middleton, who received her Ascot baptism last year and now …

sisterhood of the traveling pants, take three!

Full disclosure: even though it's been almost 10 years since <i>The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants</i> first graced our VCRs, the 2005 movie remains one …

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Iranian mother who spared her son's killer: 'Vengeance has left my heart'

The idea she might pardon her son's killer first came to Samereh Alinejad in a dream. It was a message she didn't want to hear.<p>Abdollah Hosseinzadeh was stabbed and killed in a street brawl in the autumn of 2007 when he was only 18. He had known his killer, Balal. The two, barely out of their teens …

How to Be Popular, ’50s Style: ‘Vintage Wisdom for a Modern Geek’

When 15-year-old Maya Van Wagenen had trouble fitting in at middle school, she looked to a popularity guide from 1951 for answers. Read an excerpt …

17 Organic And Eco-Friendly Beauty Products You Need This Earth Day

While we love to create our own personal spa days with a good DIY beauty concoction (probably involving coconut oil), we're still very much product junkies that can't get enough of our monthly beauty hauls. But, as we indulge in our favorite lotions, potions, mascaras and lipsticks, we find that we …

Dad Films His Daughter Growing Up Over 14 Years in 4 Minutes

In a gorgeous display of fatherly love, Frans Hofmeester started filming his baby girl Lotte in the autumn 1999 and continued for a full 14 …

‘What’s In Your Bag?’ Take a Look at the Daily Essentials of 100 Global Creatives’

Yah Leng – Founder, Foreign Policy Design<p>Every photographer carries a bag of tricks around, this bag is essentially magical when combined with one’s …

Lea Michele on the One Thing She'd Change About Herself

Who runs the world? GIRLS. Queen Bey isn't the only diva that holds this motto as her own personal mantra. As part of her partnership with L'Oréal Paris' Women of Worth initiative, songstress Lea Michele is now also belting out the aphorism of girl power.<p>The Women of Worth program celebrates …

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Commute-Case : A Briefcase That Transforms Into Electric Personal Vehicle

<b>Commute-Case</b> looks like an ordinary briefcase when carried around, but actually, it’s nothing but ordinary. Starting out as a standard briefcase, you …

Gorgeous Owl Illustration Created with Lively Splatters of Paint

Chinese illustrator, painter, and street artist Chen Yingjie (aka: Hua Tunan) creates paintings that are alive with energy. Using a splattering technique, he creates beautiful creatures that radiate with vibrant colors. <i>Night Owl</i> is one of his recent pieces filled with a dynamic power that emanates …

Photographs of Sunsets as Reflected through Shattered Mirrors by Bing Wright | Colossal

<p><i>Broken Mirror/Evening Sky</i> is a series of images by New York photographer Bing Wright who captured the reflections of sunsets on shattered mirrors. …

14 Aussie Phrases Americans Should Start Using

Linguistic convenience at its finest.<p><b>1. "Can't Be Bothered"</b><p>There is no easy American phrase that explains that "I could do that, but no, no I don't think I will do that, just because I don't feel like it." <i>Can't Be Bothered</i> uses minimal effort to express minimal effort.<p><b>2. "My Shout"</b><p>Meaning: "I've …

Practical Tips To Build Your Street Photography Confidence

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Mike Brodie's Photographs of Freight Train Hitchhikers are Mesmerising

This offbeat journey of five years began in 2004. Little did photographer Mike Brodie know that the journey would see him travel over 50,000 miles …

Photos of Children From Around the World With Their Most Prized Possessions

Chiwa – Mchinji, Malawi<p>Shot over a period of 18 months, Italian photographer Gabriele Galimberti‘s project <i>Toy Stories</i> compiles photos of children …

Intimate Black and White Portraits of Exotic Animals in Captivity

It’s been a very news heavy couple of days, with much of the news being depressing or controversial at that. So if you need a break from all the …

Mark Mann: Creating Timeless Portraiture

Mark Mann is a celebrity and sports photographer. He was born in Glasgow, where he lived until he went to study in the prestigious photographic …

Photography

The 50 Greatest Fashion Quotes of All Time

From Coco Chanel to Marc Jacobs and Bill Cunningham, words to live by from fashion's greatest forces.<p><i>It can be difficult to articulate the power of style and fashion through words, but these icons managed to do so with quote-worthy, inspiring words of wisdom to live by. From the greatest fashion</i> …

Coco Chanel

Jimmy Fallon, Idina Menzel & The Roots Sing "Let It Go" from "Frozen" (w/ Classroom Instruments)

Jimmy Fallon

Cressida Bonas' Red Carpet Style Includes Sneakers, Because Duh

Cressida Bonas has pretty much mastered the art of looking cool. From her combat boots to those amazing overalls, Prince Harry's girlfriend has made the whole "potential princess" thing look even more attainable than Kate Middleton did.<p>That notion has never been more obvious than it was Friday …

Watch the first trailer for Grace of Monaco

See the first trailer for the forthcoming film starring Nicole Kidman<p>We've finally been given a first glimpse at what promises to be one of this year's most beautiful films—<i>Grace of Monaco</i>. The film, which stars Nicole Kidman in the title role, tells the story of one of the most instrumental years …

Incredible Up-Close Textured Details of Frozen Flowers

Photographer Mo Devlin takes an interesting approach to flower photography by first freezing his buds in order to produce these stunning, abstract compositions. Using a macro lens, Devlin captures intriguing light, texture, and unexpected details within the dramatic colors and shapes set in ice.<p>The …