Marlene Marte

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18 Night-Time Affirmations Before You Go To Sleep

Here are 18 amazing affirmations to speak aloud to yourself before you go to sleep.I read them every night, and find that they help send me off to …

Compact Home Designed for Breathtaking Views of the Alps

Overlooking some of the best mountain views in Austria, this 45-square-meter house designed by Peter Jungmann is a fully-furnished and functional home set on a hillside in the village of Nussdorf just outside of Vienna. Playfully taking its name from a combination of the words ‘UFO' and ‘Vogel,' …

Architecture

Monolith by Shira Keret

Shira Keret is a product designer based in Jaffa, Israel who presented her project, Monolith, at Tokyo Design Week.<p>Inspired by the water erosion that …

Costume Designer Trish Summerville on Making 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' Into a 'High Fashion U.N.'

Photo: Lionsgate<p><i>The Hunger Games: Catching Fire</i>, hits theaters on November 22, and besides new tributes like Finnick Odair and Johanna Mason, the inevitable blockbuster boasts a brand new costume designer: Trish Summerville.<p>The first-ever costume designer to collaborate on an H&M collection (for <i>The</i> …

The World's First Luxury Fashion Drive-Through Opens Today

Ever wonder how and where Santa scores those last-minute luxury fashion gifts? Like, come on, we know his elves aren't cranking out the McQueen and McCartney up there in the North Pole.<p>Introducing the world's first luxury fashion drive-through—a click-and-collect service launching at London …

In Love With An Addict? Read This

Illustrated By Ly Ngo.<p>Reva, an executive at a California-based non profit, had been with her husband for six years when she found out he was very …

Street style inspiration: faux fur, metallic pumps, and more winter trends

There Was No Shortage Of Stars On This Week's Worst-Dressed List

On this week's worst-dressed list, many stars struggled to make white work. Jennifer Lawrence fumbled in a loose gown, while Rooney Mara's dress was too fashion-forward.<p>Though many celebs disappointed us this week, we were most upset by the Victoria's Secret Angels who wore disappointing outfits to …

H&M spokesperson: 'Our models are too thin'

The highly-anticipated launch of Isabel Marant for H&M has put the Swedish brand in the headlines over the last few weeks, but a new story may be</i> …

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Straight Up

Could posture be the secret to your total health?<p>Sandra Lanshin Chiu, a former investment banker who once worked 100-hour work weeks, knows firsthand that sitting hunched over at a desk all day can wreak havoc on the body. After constant bouts of sickness and muscle aches, she left her high profile …

Conquering the Turtleneck: What You Need to Know and 8 Chic Options

The temperature is quickly plummeting, the wind is whipping, and I'm about ready to conquer a fall runway trend that until now has reminded me my preschool days: the turtleneck (think Hannah Anderson striped turtlenecks paired with leggings).<p>The fall runways were covered in the chicest turtlenecks …

Fashion wish list: what we like this week - in pictures

The Weekend fashion team picks their five favourite high-street finds each week. So whatever you're looking for – be that a new coat, some swanky shoes or an on-trend top – check out their wish list. This week, their choice includes trousers, a dress and a bag

9 Outfits Miley Cyrus Wore This Year That Were Actually Pretty Great

Miley Cyrus' epic style shift has been cause for debate ever since she chopped off her hair, threw on a pair of Docs and left her Hannah Montana days for good. Her resulting in-your-face look has been polarizing, to say the least.<p>But don't toss her in with the attention-grabbing Lady Gagas and …

Don't Call it a Comeback

See which chic stars are stepping out in Emanuel Ungaro.<p>In it's 80s heydey, Emanuel Ungaro was known for ultra feminine designs—florals, polka dots, and leopard print dominated the sultry French frocks. Since Italian designer Fausto Puglisi took the helm of this storied fashion house just three …

Hot Bags & Boots for the Cold Season | Hello Street Style

Classic Trend Worth Trying: The Always-Chic but Suddenly Hot Pleated Skirt

Along with wearable pastels and updated oxfords, pretty pleated skirts were all over the spring 2014 runways. But they aren't just a trend of this season—pleated skirts are a true...

An American Classic Reborn and Runway-Ready: Ladies and Gents, the Varsity Sweatshirt

Remember those big, colorful, fuzzy block letters from your high school varsity jackets and sweaters? Well, I'm feeling a bit nostalgic for them, and if it's possible, I like them even more now. Designers are reinventing this suburban (and nostalgic) staple and giving my shopping list a very preppy …

Chic Stocking Stuffers for Her

Proof that good things really do come in small packages.<p>No lame gift-with-purchases or trinkets you never use here - these gifts prove that stocking stuffers can be far more than just "stuff."

Want People To Think You're A Celebrity? Wear Gym Clothes, Study Finds

The sight of Britney Spears hitting the shops in her Juicy Couture sweats may not exactly scream "luxury" to most people, but it certainly evokes her celebrity status, according to a new study by the Harvard Business School. The results reveal that shop assistants at luxury boutiques are more …

How to dress: purple

With all due respect to the Vatican and the royal families of Europe, the Obama White House pretty well owns purple. At Barack's inauguration at the beginning of this year, Sasha wore a pinkish-purple coat, Malia a violet one, and Michelle aubergine J Crew gloves with her navy coat. Back in 2008, …

From Gap's new pale blue to James Blake's hair: what's hot and what's not? on planet fashion this week

Going up: Gap blue, lobsters and Topman's new suiting. Going down: James Blake's hair (but of course), leather sleeves and festive coffee<p>Going up<p><b>Lobsters</b> Endorsed by Patrick Stewart and a favourite of Isabella Blow. With a Blow exhibition opening at Somerset House this week, it's time for …

Gym Chic: Shop 12 Sweatshirts

Shop the 12 chicest sweatshirts.<p>With names like Givenchy and Kenzo taking on the look—and the style set thoroughly embracing it—the sweatshirt has officially become a high-fashion staple. Shop 12 that relegate its more humble roots utterly obsolete.

How To Rock 4 Awesome Vintage 'Dos

Whenever we're blasting our hair with turbo-powered blowdryers or yanking at our locks with technologically savvy flat irons, we can't help but think …

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How Your Astrological Sign Dictates Your Health

Photo: Courtesy of Elijah Wolfson/The Atlantic.<p>Depending on your birthday, you've been assigned a Zodiac sign. Sure, you may not have days when you …

DIY Chocolate Coconut Sugar Scrub

Homemade Chocolate Coconut Sugar Scrub.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> November 14, 2013 104<p>I made you something that you can put on your face and eat!<p>Okay. You really …

A History of PB&J

<i>In Food History 101, we're hitting the books -- to explore the who, what, when, where, and why of what we eat today.</i><p><i>Today: The history of America's favorite sandwich.</i><p>There's something eternally satisfying about a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. For many of us, preparing one was our first foray …

Food

A Week's Worth of Pie with Four & Twenty Blackbirds

<i>For #PieWeek, our guest editors are Emily and Melissa Elsen, the pie mavens behind Four & Twenty Blackbirds in Brooklyn, NY. They will be sharing recipes all week from their first cookbook, and giving away a copy each day!</i><p><i>Today: Pie Week was fun -- good thing the Holidays are around the corner.</i> …

Baking

International Cookware Recipes

<i>We're all about collections over at Provisions -- so following that lead, we'll be making recipe collections to go alongside those that are in Provisions. Because recipes want to be together, too.</i><p><i>??Today: Once you collect the best cookware from around the world, what should you make with it?</i><p>We're …

Recipes

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