Patrice Perkins

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The 10 Best Books Of The Year (So Far), According To Amazon

The editors at Amazon.com recently came out with a list of the Best Books of 2013 So Far, which ranks the best books released between January and June 2013.<p>"Customers looking for great summer reads will find an eclectic selection on the list this year, from the very best fiction to compelling …

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Watch Out, Paris! Marseille’s on the Rise

The bouillabaisse is just as tasty, but Europe’s 2013 Capital of Culture now has a lot more to offer. Anna Watson Carl reports.<p>I almost visited …

Five Things You Must Buy in the Caribbean - And One Thing You Never Should

Step away from the two-for-$20 T-shirts, the made-in-China tchotchkes, and the hackneyed shot glasses. When it comes to Caribbean souvenirs, you can do <i>much</i> better than that tired old tourist tat. Here are five of my favorite Caribbean must-buys, plus one thing you absolutely, positively <i>never</i> should …

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Kate Martin Models Paolita's Swim 2013 Collection by Karl Clifford

<b>Swim Season</b> – London-based swimwear label Paolita, heads to the shores of Sydney for its 2013 collection. Model Kate Martin poses in a mix of …

The Books of Summer

Nothing can ruin a long-haul flight or a lazy August afternoon at the beach as much as lack of good reading material. The best #TripLit reads — the ones that distinctly evoke place — can enhance your travels or even inspire you to explore fresh destinations.<p><i>Wherever you are, put your Wayfarers on</i> …

Fashion Theory: The Evolution of the Caftan

Review fashion's relationship with the caftan.<p>Legend has it that Diana Vreeland once pegged the caftan as "fashionable for the beautiful people." We don't know if the garment is so discerning, but it's a lovely-sounding turn of phrase. The caftan (or kaftan) first appeared in Persia at about 600 …

Monday Mood-Lift Alert: Zac Posen Takes Us on the Most Decadent Shopping Trip Ever!

It's Monday, but my mind is still in Saturday mode! If you can relate, I have the perfect fashion antidote to get you inspired: a shopping trip with Zac Posen.<p>Now, we can't actually meet up with the designer this afternoon at our favorite department store (I wish!), but he has curated an amazing …

Peet Dullaert Gets Topsy Turvy with Fall 2013 Campaign by Meinke Klein

<b>Roundabout</b> – For a third consecutive season, Dutch designer Peet Dullaert enlists photography duo Meinke Klein to shoot his campaign for the fall …

Fendi Taps Cara Delevingne and Saskia de Brauw for Fall 2013 Ads

<b>When in Rome</b> – Shot on location in Rome, Italy, Fendi takes its fall 2013 campaign to the city’s rooftops in these glamorous images lensed by the …

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The Best of Fall 2013 Campaigns

See the best campaigns for Fall 2013.<p>The Fall 2013 campaigns are rolling in as we eagerly anticipate the coming season. See the best ads for autumn and check back daily for more of the latest released shots. Plus, review the hottest trends of the season in our complete Fall 2013 Fashion Week …

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Roasted Chicken Thighs with Lemon and Oregano

4 Servings<p>Prep Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 30 min<p>December 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 lemon<p>4 large or 8 small skin-on, boneless chicken thighs<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>3 teaspoons olive oil, divided<p>3 sprigs oregano<p>1 tablespoon minced shallot<p>1/2 garlic clove, minced<p>1/8 teaspoon crushed red …

Perfect Cast-Iron Skillet Chicken Thighs

2 to 4 main-course<p>Active Time: 35 min<p>Sophisticated enough for a Sunday supper yet quick enough for Wednesday's dinner, this master recipe is all in the technique. Cook the thighs skin side down in a cast-iron skillet to render out the fat and make the skin as crisp and, dare we say, delicious as …

Greek Feta and Cucumber Salad

Slice cucumbers as thinly as you can. A mandoline or vegetable slicer will make quick work of it.<p>Toss together the cucumbers and a large pinch of …

Arugula, Avocado and Radish Salad with Poached Egg Recipe on Food52

• 3 handfuls arugula<br>• 2 small radishes, trimmed and thinly sliced<br>• 1/2 tablespoon fresh lemon juice<br>• 3/4 tablespoon olive oil<br>• 1/4 avocado, sliced - at least. You can use more if you’d like, I won’t judge.<br>• 1 1/2 tablespoons crumbled feta<br>• 1 large egg<br>• 1 splash white vinegar<br>• salt and pepper<p>Fill a small pot – or a …

A Different Sort of Egg Salad

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: Sometimes, a girl's just gotta feel French.</i><p>It’s one of those facts of life – sometimes a girl’s just …

Indian Burrito with Spinach, Chickpeas, and Tomato Recipe

<b>Read more: Dinner Tonight: Indian Burrito with Spinach, Chickpeas, and Tomato</b><p>Ingredients2 tablespoons canola oil1 teaspoon cumin seeds1/2 medium onion, chopped (about 1/3 cup)1 jalapeño, stemmed, seeded, and chopped (about 2 tablespoons)1 teaspoon fresh ginger, minced2 medium garlic cloves, minced …