Melissa Shouldice

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Impressive 500-square-foot apartment has everything you need

It’s located in the heart of Kiev<p>It’s always fun to take a peek at how the rest of the world does compact apartments. The latest example comes out of Kiev, Ukraine, designed by local firm Martin Architects.<p>Measuring 45 square meters, or about 484 square feet, the one-bedroom appears to be a …

Music’s Weird Cassette Tape Revival Is Paying Off

It turns out there’s a place for archaic physical media of questionable audio fidelity–even in the Spotify era.<p>For Andy Molholt, there’s something oddly special about hitting play on his boombox at the beach. The Philadelphia-based musician tours frequently with his band Laser Background and, …

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From Olivia Palermo to Gigi Hadid, the Best Dressed Celebs This Week

From Olivia Palermo to Gigi Hadid, we’ve seen quite the collection of stunning celebrity looks over the past seven days. We have a slew of go-to …

Unique Vintage has a Disneyland Dapper Day-themed collection and it is EVERYTHING

If you’re ever feeling down, getting dressed up in your Sunday best will almost always help boost your spirit. There is something about feeling …

How the most productive people power through their to-do lists

There's plenty of good advice on how to be productive. But most of it makes you feel like you need to turn yourself into a machine. You don't want to …

Time Management

31 vintage photos show what New York City looked like in the early 1940s

His archive has been donated to and maintained by Cushman's alma mater, Indiana University, which has given us permission to publish his gallery of New York City photos taken in 1941 and 1942.<p>These images give a glimpse into what everyday life in Chinatown, the Financial District, and Midtown was …

10 tiny but perfect bathrooms

Tiny bathrooms can be a bit of a challenge when it comes to design. More often than not, we tend to feel like we're playing a real-life Tetris game …

10 breathtaking entries from the world's most famous photography competition

The competition aims to celebrate the planet's best photographers and will be celebrating its tenth anniversary in 2017.<p>Last year, there were a record-breaking 230,103 entries from 186 countries submitted to the three main categories — professional, open, and youth.<p>The final deadline for entries to …

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6 Lessons Guy Bourdin Has Taught Me About Photography

© Estate of Guy BourdinMy primary passion is “street photography” — yet I find my biggest inspiration for my work comes from photographers who aren’t …

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The 50 best clothing stores in NYC

New York has a seemingly endless supply of the best clothing stores, from consignment shops to vintage clothes shops, that span hundreds of styles …

Manhattan

8 Airbnb Rentals For Aspiring Jet Setters

With Memorial Day kicking off the jet set's summer travel calendar this weekend, the rest of us turn to Airbnb instead of of Hotel du Cap. These eight properties, however, are almost as stunning as a five-star hotel — enough to warrant their own Instagram accounts with tens of thousands of …

Travel

The Extreme Couture Of London’s Underground Club Scene

Extraordinary self-expression rules London’s late-night subcultures, where the fashion is literally out of this world.<p>A bedouin bedecked in nothing but newsprint. An enantiomorph, shimmering in the dark like a human negative. An S&M demon with a vulva for a face. A bearded woman wearing a …

What jeans looked like the year you were born

At this point, most of us accept that jeans never really go out of style. But how have jeans evolved since denim first came into fashion?<p>Mistakes were made in the early 2000s, but let's to forget about them. We are just glad we moved on.<p>Here, we take a look at the past 6 decades of denim.<p><b>Originally</b> …

Reading with intention can change your life

A random sampling of the world’s most successful people will show one common trait: a love of reading. Reading is the easiest way to continue the learning process, increase empathy, boost creativity, and even just unwind from a long day. But books can also change the way we think and live.<p>Warren …

Creativity

10 Simple Patterns of the Most Insanely Successful People | Inc.com

Success takes many forms. You can have monetary success, political success, in the form of power, or even cultural success, in the form of fame.<p>I spent a good part of last year interviewing the most successful people I know. These were ordinary people who've achieved extraordinary success. I …

Success

Stylish Seniors Show that Fabulous Fashion Has No Age Limit

In his street photography, Ari Seth Cohen challenges cultural norms that equate beauty with youth, so it’s no surprise that he cites his grandmother as the inspiration behind his work. When he was little, as he explained to <i>Paper Magazine</i>, he was best friends with his grandma and "always had a great …

Raw Selvage Jeans Are Supposed to Hurt (at First)

Denim expert Scott Morrison of New York brand 3x1 on why you should still wear them.<p>Jeans are supposed to be comfortable. And yet for months—even a year or so—raw, selvage denim is decidedly not. Meaning men (us included) go out and essentially buy a self-imposed war of attrition to encase their …

Clothing

The most iconic 20th-century fashion photography to be auctioned at Sotheby's – in pictures

With works by Irving Penn, Richard Avedon, Helmut Newton, Peter Lindbergh and Guy Bourdin, as well as contemporary photographers such as Miles Aldridge and David LaChapelle, these are arguably the images which defined modern fashion photography as we know it<p>Through the Lens: Fashion Photography …

Fashion Photography

I Wore Pajamas to Work for a Week and This Is What Happened

"You’re wearing <i>that</i> to work tomorrow?" My boyfriend looked up as I was assessing my outfit Sunday night.<p>"Yes," I said, almost defensively. I was …

How to Release Painful Memories & Emotions Stored in Your Body

<b>“The cure for the pain is in the pain.” ~Rumi</b><p>Your body keeps a physical memory of all of your experiences.<p>You have lots of memories stored in your …

Paris-based photographer bends reality with stunning Photoshop edits

Paris-based photographer Vincent Bourilhon uses digital photography and Photoshop to merge various images together, creating stunning illusions and …

Blame Men, Napoleon, for Forcing Us to Button Our Shirts With the Wrong Hand

Damn the patriarchy!<p>Within the simple action of buttoning a top is an age-old design mystery no one can seem to solve: <i>Why</i> are women's shirt buttons placed on the left while men's are positioned on the right? There's no real practical reason for the differentiation these days, but the tradition has …

Artist Excavates Discarded Books to Transform Their Pages into Stunning Jewelry

London-based artist Jeremy May gives discarded books a new lease on life with his wearable sculptures. Images and text are harvested from these publications and formed into modern rings, bracelets, necklaces, and more. Their colorfully layered and patterned designs hardly resemble books at …

Art

These 2-Year-Old BFFs Have More Style Than We Can Handle

Cuteness overload.<p>You think you and your best friend have great style? Just wait until you meet Everleigh and Ava. The duo coordinates their outfits, owns matching Burberry dresses and poses like it's their job. Oh and did we mention they are 2 1/2 years old? And that they model for Kardashian …

Stylish

Interactive Theater Fans Will Love The New Andy Warhol Opera

The Philly Opera’s ANDY: A Popera is part improv, part cabaret, and full-on audience immersion.<p>“This piece is hyper-risky. It is an opera, a cabaret …

Hear Drake Freestyle Over The Weeknd's 'Tell Your Friends' And Behold The True Power Of The 6

This week's edition of the OVO Sound Radio Beats 1 radio show featured a very romantic Drake freestyling over The Weeknd's already fairly romantic …

Vogue centenary exhibition styles fashion bible as cultural record

At first glance, it’s all chiffon and glamour: Kate Moss in a huge hooped skirt, photographed by Mario Testino in 2008; David Hockney posing with a sequin-clad Maudie James in 1968, as captured by Cecil Beaton; Anne Gunning, swathed in pink in Jaipur in the 50s, looking away from Norman Parkinson’s …

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Witness the pride and elegance of West African photo portraits from the past 100 years

Almost as soon as photography arrived on the African continent in the 1840s, local artists and studios began adapting the medium to match their own visual traditions and tastes. Those images are now on display at a new exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, <i>In and Out of the</i> …

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