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The Surprising History of Diamond Engagement Rings

We take them for granted as the symbol of a promise to marry, but diamond engagement rings haven't always been the standard. Though rings exchanged …

9 Oh-So-Relatable Comics That Perfectly Sum Up Your Beauty Struggles

Scarily accurate.<p>Raise your hand if you’ve ever been told you looked tired, when in reality you just weren’t wearing makeup.<p>Romanian-Canadian artist Cassandra Calin feels your pain. Calin illustrates women’s standard everyday struggles, from buying underwear to pretending to enjoy exercise. Now, …

Sofia Vergara Created a Whole New Perfume to Wear Just for Her Wedding

"In Colombia, we put cologne on babies. We're very into that and grow up with perfumes being part of your daily routine."<p>Sofia Vergara is so excited about her upcoming wedding, she created an entirely new perfume just to wear on the big day, <i>Women's Wear Daily</i> reports.<p>The scent, which Sofia is …

You Can Now Contour Your Hair. Yes, Really.

Enhance your face shape with the colors of your strands.<p>Just when you thought there was literally nothing left to contour, people have figured out how to contour hair.<p>Contouring and highlighting, terms most commonly used when talking about makeup, are the of-the-moment techniques used to enhance …

The Best Red Carpet Looks From the Venice Film Festival

See the latest celebs to bring the glamour to the red carpet in Italy.<p>The Venice Film Festival has just begun, but the stars are already bringing their A-game to the red carpet. See what everyone from Dakota Johnson to Diane Kruger has worn so far.

Alexander Wang Calls In All Of His Friends For DoSomething

The second round of 10th anniversary celebrations has a philanthropic, and celeb, bent.<p>A decade of Alexander Wang means 38 models, actors, musicians and more come out in chic street gear for a cause—from Pamela Anderson to Cara Delevingne. The designer teamed up with DoSomething, one of the largest …

Rihanna is Launching Her Own Beauty Line

It's going to be called Fenty Beauty.<p>We can't think of any celebrity better suited to launch a makeup line than Rihanna, she who pulls off every lipstick color under the sun and turns out the perfect winged eyeliner every time—and luckily, it seems we won't have to wait too long to raid the star's …

Giorgio Armani's Designs for Cinema

FASHION INSPIRATION<p><b>Giorgio Armani's passion for cinema has driven him to collaborate with the world of film since 1980, designing costumes for iconic</b> …

A Look Inside Oscar de la Renta's Country Home

Karl Lagerfeld Gets His Own "Where's Waldo?" Book, Plus More News!

Your daily news update from around the web.<p>- Karl Lagerfeld is getting his own fashion adaption of the classic book "Where's Waldo?" Created by Stacey Caldwell and Ajiri A. Aki and illustrated by Michelle Baron, the book will challenge readers to find Lagerfeld immersed in the fashion social scene, …

Biography, Facts, and Information About Christian Louboutin

Lucky Brits got a chance to dive into the world of Louboutin earlier this week when <i>Christian Louboutin: The World's Most Luxurious Shoes</i> aired on Channel 4. As expected, the documentary got people excited and even led to #Louboutin trending on Twitter. While we couldn't catch the program on …

Karl Lagerfeld’s 18th-Century Parisian Lair

Christian Taylor’s father feels for fired cop: ‘There isn’t a winner in this … We are both losers’

Hours after a Texas police officer was fired for fatally shooting an unarmed college football player, the athlete’s father said he found little comfort in the decision.<p>“Relieved wouldn’t be the word,” Adrian Taylor told The Washington Post in a telephone interview. “We are all human and make …

Law Enforcement

This Oozy, Creamy Burrata Will Also Depuff Your Face

The world's most decadent cheese is also the gift that keeps on giving.<p><b>YourBest Year Ever continues! All throughout August, Sabrina de Sousa and Alissa Wagner,</b> <i>co-owners of Dimes, Manhattan's hippest and most delicious answer to healthy cuisine, are our resident eating experts this month on ELLE.com.</i><p>…

50 Salads to Try Before Summer Ends

Exclusive! Melissa McCarthy Launches Her Fashion Label

“I just wanted to do a basic closet that I couldn’t find,” sighs <b>Melissa McCarthy</b> about her new line, Melissa McCarthy Seven7. And while the line officially debuts on September 1, McCarthy is taking to HSN on August 13 to introduce the world to her fashion design persona. “Some days I want to be …

Fantastic Four's Michael B. Jordan and Liya Kebede in Romantic Fall Fashion

Peter Pan collars, pussycat bows, velvet, tweed, and flowers? This fall, as Fashion Editor Tabitha Simmons shows us, born romantics are getting just what they desire as designers deliver artfully crafted florals and frills.

Apple Acknowledges Disastrous iPhone Messages Bug, Suggests This Temporary Fix

Earlier this week, I wrote about how a new iOS bug emerged that enabled iPhone users to crash another person’s iPhone by simply sending a text message. The text message — which simply says: effective. Power لُلُصّبُلُلصّبُررً ॣ ॣh ॣ ॣ 冗 – causes the iPhone of the recipient to crash continuously if …

Power Moves | Emilio Pucci, Roberto Cavalli and Paul Smith Appoint New Creative Directors

BoF compiles the most important professional moves of the week.<p><b>LONDON, United Kingdom</b> – BoF compiles the most important professional moves of the …

Roberto Cavalli

How Textiles Drive Fashion

From shearling to fur to velvet, many of this season’s most prevalent runway trends were driven by textiles.<p><b>LONDON, United Kingdom</b> <b>—</b> When it comes to …

Trends

The ostentatious oddities of the Baselworld luxury watch fair (pictures)

The Look-Good-Naked Workout Plan

Maybe it's the warmer weather, but there's just something about spring that makes us all want to look better naked. Kara Liotta, master instructor and creative director of ...

Workouts

Trend Face-Off: Punk Harlots vs. Overprivileged Peasants at New York Fashion Week

New York Fashion Week—would it were only a week!—has just wrapped, and what did we see? Well among many, many other trends (yes, we hate that word, but OK)—was a bit of a battle royal, a sartorial throwdown between two evenly matched adversaries—punk harlots vs. overprivileged peasants! Whether …

New York Fashion Week's Street Style Stars Show Us How To (Chicly) Brave The Cold

Fashion<p>by Contributor | 18 02 2015<p>How To Brave The Cold At NYFW<p>Street Style Stars Show Us How To (Chicly) Brave The Cold<p>If you’re feeling uninspired …

Trendspotting, New York Fashion Week: Flat Black Boots

Bye, bye Birks!<p>Give your socks and sandals a rest because as much as we want to hold on to the Birkenstock trend, it ain't going to fly with the polar vortex that's upon us. Now that I know what 3 degrees feels like (thanks, NYFW for making me very familiar), it is clear that appropriate footwear …

Fashion Week

The Best of New York Fashion Week Fall 2015

Fashion Week

Tom Ford Fall 2015 Ready-to-Wear Collection

Today's Top Stories<p>1<p>Behold the Meghan Markle Effect<p>2<p>5 Acceptable Ways to Wear Capri Pants<p>3<p>Sarah Bahbah on Art, Healing, and Selena<p>4<p>Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson's Dating Timeline<p>5<p>Trump Made a Fake Movie Trailer for Kim Jong Un<p>View photos of the Tom Ford Fall 2015 Ready-to-Wear Collection<p>View …

Ready to Wear

13 Of The Best Moments From New York Fashion Week Fall 2015

New York Fashion Week is over and while the eight-day extravaganza may seem like one giant blur, there were definitely a few stand out moments.<p>With all the tweets, posts and Instagrams clogging up your feeds, it's easy to miss something important (aka a North West sighting). So, to ensure you take …

Michael Kors

Antique coin jewelry on Instagram

JEWELRY SEE<p><b>In recent years, antique coin treasures from bygone eras have been unearthed and given a new jewelry home, set into chains and rings. No</b> …

Giorgio Armani Pre-Fall 2015 Runway