Jess Cortes

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The best of New York Bridal Week

WEDDING RUNWAY TRENDS<p><b>From Oscar de la Renta and Vera Wang to Carolina Herrera, Manhatten was full of designers last week as wedding gowns took center</b> …

Five meditation sanctuaries

VOGUE HOMMES ADDRESS BOOK<p><b>Meditation remains the very best way to re-center ourselves and find inner peace. Discover our five favorite centers that</b> …

Photographers on vacation

LIFESTYLE TRAVEL<p><b>When not shooting for Vogue Paris, our favorite photographers can be found a the four corners of the earth, sharing enviable snaps of</b> …

Beyoncé Covers Time's '100 Most Influential People' Issue; Michelle Obama to Cut Ribbon at Anna Wintour Costume Center

<b>Beyoncé Covers Time's '100 Most Influential People' Issue:</b> “Beyoncé doesn’t just sit at the table,” Sheryl Sandberg writes of the singer, who sits …

J.K. Rowling Admits to Shoe ‘Fetish’; Vanessa Friedman’s Final 'FT' Column on Why Fashion Matters

<b>J.K. Rowling Admits to Shoe ‘Fetish’:</b> “I’m not a pumps girl, I’m not a sensible flats girl,” the <i>Harry Potter</i> author said while hosting a BBC Radio 4 …

Costume Designer Insider: Get the Scoop on the Looks from Mad Men Season 7 Episode 3

The real-life late '60s fashion returned, as expected, on last nights episode of <i>Mad Men</i>. While we can always count on consistent, great fashion from …

Sotheby's Magnificent Jewels Auction to Include Jewels From Eydie Gorme's Estate

Sotheby's New York is auctioning a collection of exquisite jewelry, much of it vintage, on April 29. The group of baubles, from such venerable jewelers as Harry Winston and Cartier, includes pieces from the private collection of the late singer Eydie Gorme.<p>Sotheby's New York is auctioning a …

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Packing List: Your Ultimate Chic Summer Getaway Guide

Turn on your Out of Office, grab your passport, and prepare for takeoff.<p>"When you figure out your suitcase, you figure out your life," says Diane von Furstenberg. Well we've figured out what and <i>how</i> to pack for every vacation on the summer horizon. So stop scrolling through Instagram travel photos, …

On Spontaneous Vacations—and Saying Yes to Adventure

Bon Appétit editor-in-chief Adam Rapoport challenges readers to break out of their travel routines and go after adventure<p>Back when I was single, I wasn’t good at vacations. There was the occasional bachelor party, and maybe a golf weekend or two, but in terms of actual trips—you know, the kind with …

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Road Trip: Route 66

Travel<p>Get your kicks on Route 66 and experience the ultimate all-American road trip from Illinois to California.<p>They say driving Route 66, the iconic 2,400-mile road connecting Chicago with Santa Monica, sneaks us into a bygone America, an era of neon signs and mom-and-pop diners. This waits for …

This Is What 100 Calories Looks Like

Diet fads come and go every day, each one more extreme than the next. No carbs, no fat, high fat, no meat, high meat, no gluten — we don't know about …

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Coves, cliffs and lighthouses of Canada's epic east coast

From harbor villages where the scent of fresh chowder wafts through the air to lighthouse-studded coastlines, this winding journey takes you through the best of Canada's east coast.<p>The world's second-largest country has a massive Atlantic coastline, and the best way to tackle its awesomeness is by …

Bourbon and beyond: North America's thriving craft distillery scene

Prohibition in North America never worked. Canada largely kept on quaffing and the US failed to temper its love for libations, and both nations never lost sight of where to find the next drink. But while mighty corporations later rose to legally slake everyone’s thirst, a recent wave of petite …

Europe’s top 10 scenic rail journeys

Give thanks to the engineers who built railways across Europe's most difficult terrain, their hard work has translated into some of the world's most picturesque journeys – in Scandinavia along icy rivers to fjords, in Germany, Switzerland and Italy through carved valleys in the Alps, along the …

Romantic retreats in the US

Romance is a highly personal concept, and no single travel destination will fit everyone's tastes. For some it's a luxurious hotel suite with a whirlpool tub; for others it's sleeping under the stars with the howl of coyotes in the distance.<p>One common thread is solitude: truly romantic experiences …

Comoros Islands: tropical charm off the beaten path

Here’s a challenge for you: could you place the Comoros Islands on a map?<p>Named after the Arabic word for ‘moon’, <i>Qamar</i>, this poetically named but little-known archipelago is located between Madagascar and Mozambique.<p>It was an important trading post for Arab, Persian, African and European traders …

The Duchess of Cambridge's Royal Tour Style Diary

We're chronicling the Duchess of Cambridge's style Down Under during the royal tour of Australia and New Zealand.<p>As the royal family goes Down Under for a three-week tour of Australia and New Zealand, we're chronicling the best of the Duchess of Cambridge's style choices. Keep checking back for …

On the Red Couch with Quartz Publisher Jay Lauf

Inside Flipboard / April 17, 2014<p>The future of journalism lies in code. That’s the mantra Jay Lauf uses inside the sleek Lower Manhattan offices of …

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