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How to dress: leather skirts

It is not often fashion welcomes a genuinely new species but today I stand before you in a genuinely freshly minted fashion garment. Not a revival or a rehash, but a crossbreed made possible by advances in scientific thinking. Yes, sort of like the cockapoo, but less fluffy. Ladies and gentlemen, I …

Vintage Cocktail Recipes for the Holidays

Looking to brighten up a Christmas feast—or liven up a stuffy holiday party? The '70s had it right in terms of cocktails, and these festive party drinks, published in the December 1979 Harper's Bazaar, are no exception.<p>One does not live by wine alone, certainly not during the holidays. There are …

10 Amazing Light Painting Photographers You Should Start Following Right Now

Light Painting goes as far back as Pablo Picasso, and since the true formation of the medium with pioneers such as Dean Chamberlain, Eric Staller and …

Colorizing The March On Washington

Sure, color film existed in 1963. And sure, there are probably color photos of this day in history. But the vast majority of the imagery we're used to seeing is black-and-white — such as, for example, the digitized photos in the Library of Congress (LOC).<p>But <i>what if</i> we could see them in color?<p>The …

How to Photograph Mixed Skin Tones

by Elena Wilkins If you ever had my family as your clients, you could feel a tad lost at how to photograph us. Why? Well, there are three of us, and …

Digital Photography

Calling All Portrait Photographers: New Guide on Growing Your Business

We just released our 32nd free guide on one of the meatiest topics yet – portrait photography. In fact, the portrait photographers we interviewed for …

Asking Random People to Tell the Story Behind the Last Photo on Their Phone

San Francisco-based interactive artist and freelance creative Ivan Cash recently had a neat idea: go out on the streets of San Francisco and ask …

New Music: Justin Bieber Feat. Miley Cyrus “Twerk”

Miley Cyrus and the twerking phenomenon reached new levels after her performance at the MTV VMAs, now the pop star shakes some more on “Twerk.” …

Articles about making order chaos 8 beautifully busy homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

Jenny Wu, a partner at Oyler Wu Collaborative, documents the process from design through fabrication of their latest...<p>With seemingly limitless plans, styles, and sizes, kit homes are an intriguing alternative for homebuyers.<p>Wood in general is a beautiful, evocative natural material, and when it's …

Go For It: 6 Habits of Successful Women

Hello lovely LC readers! As a young woman in today’s workplace, I have learned that navigating one’s career is something that comes with experience …

Self Control

1920s Beaded Sheaths (Inspired by The Bachelorette!)

Now that The Bachelorette finale is over, the new question is all about the wedding dress! Desiree told <i>People</i> she's going to use her background in …

This Bride Had 80 Bridesmaids!

There are certain wedding day essentials no bride (or bridesmaid) should be without.

Halle Berry's Best Fashion Moments

See her many red carpet showstoppers.<p>Whether she's draped in an ethereal gown or suited-up in a jacquard tux, one thing is always certain: Halle Berry turns heads. To celebrate her 47th birthday on August 14, we curated our favorite looks to date.

The Best Career Advice From Hollywood's Most Inspiring Women at Our 35 Under 35 Dinner Party

At last night's 35 Under 35 party (read all about the amazing women here!), hosted by our own <b>Cindi Leive</b>, dozens of inspiring women shared their best words of advice. It doesn't matter whether you want a career in Hollywood or in a chemistry lab, what matters is that you find your passion and …

5 Engagement Rings Inspired by Bachelorette Desiree Hartsock's—Plus, Deets on the Wedding. (Yes, It's Reportedly Already in the Works!)

In case you missed the screen grab yesterday, here's a fuzzy pic of the Neil Lane engagement ring Chris Siegfried gave Desiree Hartsock on the finale of <i>The Bahelorette</i> Monday night.<p><i>People</i> has a better pic, plus info on all that bling: "The sparkler is over 3.5 carats, with more than 200 small …

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Kate Moss' Over-the-Knee Boots: Will You Try This Trend Come Fall?

Back in June, Amy posted a picture of Kate Moss, shooting a new Stuart Weitzman campaign in London. And, I've got to tell you, I've had a tough time getting Kate's thigh-high taupe boots off my mind ever since.<p>As we've mentioned before on <i>Dressed</i>, over-the-knee boots are going to be huge this …

The Latest White by Vera Wang Wedding Dress for David's Bridal (A.K.A. Your Princess-Meets-Curve-Hugging Gown Has Arrived)

You guys know how much we love the White by Vera Wang collection for David's Bridal around here. Remember the "Pippa Middleton at the royal wedding" vibe we got from this showstopping wedding dress? The latest addition to the line is no exception. This Mikado fit-and-flare wedding dress solves what …

Oh My Goodness: Jimmy Fallon's and Tracy Morgan's Baby Girls Are the CUTEST

Meep! I'm still on standby for that first glimpse of Kimye's li'l one—but I'm having a hard time imagining a baby being able to top the preciousness that is Jimmy Fallon's and Tracy Morgan's gals.<p>First up, Tracy shared a peep at his daughter Maven Sonae Morgan at two weeks, and she's such a little …

Heidi Klum Is Making a Solid Case for Holding On to Those Skinny Jeans!

I thought I was officially over skinny jeans, but then these photos of Heidi Klum rocking this denim style landed on my desk this morning and now I'm rethinking my partial ban.<p>Obviously I'm not a supermodel, but still, she does make a solid case for pulling out your skinny jeans and adding a killer …

Stana Katic Wore a Bun-Ponytail Hybrid Hairstyle Last Night That Was Basically the Cutest Thing Ever

A bun and a ponytail came together on top of actress Stana Katic's head last night at the premiere of <i>Elysium</i> to create one of the most adorable hairstyles in history.<p>Her hair was pulled high and twisted around around loosely so some parts went into a bun shape while others hung down like the ends …

Work Outfit Idea! Our Third + Final Attempt at Wearing Shorts to Work!

As the blogger behind Penny Chic, I'm on a mission to prove that you can look summer fabulous and professional by adding the right affordable pieces to your work wardrobe. To prove my point, I chose 10 summer work staples that pass my test for fit, style, budget, and versatility. Twice a week, I'm …

Blue Nile's 5 Most-Pinned Engagement Rings. (They're Popular for a Reason!)

If you pin engagement rings on Pinterest {<i>guilty!</i> }, there's a good chance you've pinned a bunch from Blue Nile. (The brand has more than 50,000 followers and upwards of 4,400 pins, so you've probably stumbled across a Blue Nile pin or 20!) Of all the Blue Nile engagement rings out there, here are …

This H&M Line Is Insanely Cute, but You Can't Wear It

Good news on the home front: Ikea no longer has the monopoly on affordable decorating goods anymore.<p>Yup, that's right. This week, when H&M (finally!) launched its American e-commerce site, it also made it's home collection available for the first time in the U.S.—and the pieces are darn cute.<p>There …

Laguna Beach's Lo Bosworth Just Launched a Fashion YouTube Channel! Check Out Her First Video Here

The year was 2004. The place? Laguna Beach, California. That's where we first met Lauren "Lo" Bosworth—Lauren "LC" Conrad's deadpan-hilarious BFF who quickly became one of our favorite cast members on MTV's iconic "The Real Orange County" reality show.<p>What's Lo up to these days? Well, after several …

8 Celebrity Short Haircuts We've Obsessed Over (Beyonce, You're Late to the Pixie Party!)

Can you believe the degree to which the entire world was freaking the flip out over Beyonce's new short haircut yesterday? I'm pretty sure the royal baby is experiencing his first twinge of jealousy. However, I feel the need to give props to all the <i>other</i> cropped celebrity short haircuts we've …