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The Great and God Awful Trends of New York Fashion Week Spring 2014

We took our time to really go through everything we saw at New York Fashion Week to compile for you the best, worst, and unavoidable trends that will be forced in front of your faces come spring 2014.<p><i>Marc by Marc Jacobs, Prabal Gurung, Philosophy, Alexander Wang, MM6, DKNY, Adam Selman</i><p>New York …

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Serial Killers

• <b>Author:</b> William Murray<p>Serial Killers<p>A well-liked, respected, caring pillar of the community – or an outsider, socially inept and with a frightening appearance? Wearing many different masks, serial killers are among the most disturbing and dangerous violent criminals in existence.<p>They are …

The Great Divorce

• <b>Author:</b> C. S. Lewis<p>C.S. Lewis’s dazzling allegory about heaven and hell – and the chasm fixed between them – is one of his most brilliantly imaginative tales, as he takes issue with the ideas in William Blake’s ‘The Marriage of Heaven and Hell’.<p>In a dream, the narrator boards a bus on a drizzly …

On the Red Couch with 9/11 Memorial and Museum President Joe Daniels

Inside Flipboard / September 11, 2013<p><i>It was a cloudless and warm Tuesday morning in September, and Joe Daniels was running a little late. Normally,</i> …

The Week in Review: Get Crafty for Fall

Inside Flipboard / September 13, 2013<p>With fall breathing down on us, the season of stay-at-home, DIY goodness isn’t far behind. Why not assign …

On the Red Couch with Author Margaret Atwood

Inside Flipboard / September 19, 2013<p>The Guardian calls the writer Margaret Atwood “literature’s digital doyenne.” The author of more than 40 books …

The Habits Of Supremely Happy People

Martin Seligman, the father of positive psychology, theorizes that while 60 percent of happiness is determined by our genetics and environment, the remaining 40 percent is up to us.<p>In his 2004 Ted Talk, Seligman describes three different kinds of happy lives: The pleasant life, in which you fill …

The 10 best treks in the world

These 10 classic treks are for serious walkers. All of them require a sturdy pair of lungs, fit legs and a good amount of preparation. However, if you choose to go on any of these trails then you will be rewarded with experiences that last a lifetime. In no particular order:<p>1. GR20, France<p><i>Image by</i> …

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Europe's Most Beautifully Precarious Villages

Europe is home to some of the world's most enchanting villages; small, rustic towns where time seems to slow down and travelers can explore narrow streets, ancient buildings, and farm-fresh country taverns to really soak up the local flavor. Europe is also home to some of the most unusual villages …

European Travel

Writers and Their Libraries: What Books Did David Foster Wallace, James Joyce, and Evelyn Waugh Own? (PHOTOS)

The Harry Ransom Center shares some of the titles in the libraries of David Foster Wallace, James Joyce, Nancy Cunard, and other writers. Plus, …

14 Favorite Fall Destinations

The world turns and seasons change—summer has passed and led us into gentler autumn with its changing leaves and more rigid schedule. The kids are back in school, and work is revving back up again, but there is no such thing as a bad time to go wandering.<p>Next month, National Geographic will release …

Airline Style Through the Years

Airline: Style at 30,000 Feet looks at the evolution of airline style, from stewardesses to passengers, through the years.<p>Laurence King Publishing

How to Plan Your Perfect Wardrobe

16 Amazing Beauty Tips We Picked Up Backstage During Fall 2013 Fashion Week

Hang out backstage long enough during Fashion Week and you're bound to pick up a few genius hair and makeup tips. Here are 16 of our favorites from the world's top hairstylists and...

6 Stylish Ways to Speed Up Your Morning Routine

0 of 7<p>"Just five more minutes!" We're willing to bet you've said this to yourself once or twice after your alarm went off in the morning. But instead …

How to... Dress for Success

Rethink your approach to day-to-night dressing.<p>Brilliant options that will help you rethink what you wear to work and out to dinner. Thankfully, this season the spring shows were full of brilliant options that will help you rethink what you wear to work and out to dinner. Be-cause our schedules …

15 Minutes to California Girl Waves: Guest Blogger

<i>Los Angeles native and USC student Sophie Elkus is a self-described fashion addict. Her blog</i> <i>Angel Food Style is where her</i> <i>joy for putting together the perfect outfit comes to life.</i> <i>And you would think that her fabulous dress sense must come second to her studies, but Sophie proves that having a full schedule doesn’t mean</i> <i>sacrificing style. This week, she’s sharing her favorite beauty and fashion tips for women on-the-go with us on our blog.</i><p>My go-to hairstyle is a loose, soft wave, which is a touch …

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Perfumes: Pick the Perfect Scent

Pick the Perfect Perfume<p>Use these perfume tips to pick and wear a scent that's totally you<p>Shutterstock.com<p>Want to smell amazing? You could let that spray-happy lady at the fragrance counter have her way with you. Or you could just eavesdrop as these leading perfumers spill their fascinating trade …

Beauty

10 Clever DIY Dress Hacks

What’s the best part about summer fashion? You can literally wear a dress every day of the week! If you’ve got a good crop of dresses but are totally bored of them, here are 10 ways to transform them into brand new duds.<p>1. Shoulder-less Shirt Dress: Take an oversized shirt and turn it into a hot …

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The six best lipliners

'For those of us over 30 who find our lipstick likes to wander off midday, liner's an instant fix'<p>Lipliner is suddenly back in vogue and, I must say, I'm feeling pretty smug. It never left my side during its years in the fashion wilderness, tainted by its association with Baywatch types who puffed …

The 5 Best Products for Faded and Fried Hair

The roots of the problem: Sun exposure, chlorine, heat styling, frequent dyeing and drying alcohol-based products. We've got a few …

Equality For All From The Perspective of Children

On my way back from lunch yesterday, I noticed a wonderful display of children’s artwork through some glass windows. I returned later in the day to …

Why I'm Filling NYC With Street Art That Grows

How Wartime Rationing Led To Nutella And Other Comfort Foods Scarcity created many food fads that still endure today.<p>Lifestyle<p>Gun Control Protests …

Best places to have a cathartic breakdown

My flight to Romania was suddenly cancelled, leaving me stranded in New York’s JFK airport at midnight, without access to my luggage and 24 hours before the next flight. After an unproductive call with an unhelpful customer service agent, I hung up the phone with the kind of force used to drive a …

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