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Beware the perils of oversharing at work

<b>Question:</b> Several months ago, my position was eliminated. It was a blessing in disguise, because my husband had a terminal illness, and I was able to care for him until his death. Now I'm seeking a new job and am uncertain about the inevitable question about things in my resume.<p>If I say I took time …

Employment

The New Street Style Names to Know

The Best of Brimfield: Enviable Instagrams from the Country’s Largest Flea Market

A pilgrimage to Brimfield—the country’s largest antique fair—is de rigueur for every designer, stylist, and just about anyone with a soft spot for the old, weird, and wonderful. But if you can’t join the 250,000 devotees in Massachusetts this year, we rolled up our sleeves and did some digging (of …

Forget the Front Row—The Coolest Personal Style at the Shows Is on the Designers Themselves

You know how some of the world’s best chefs cook really simple meals at home? Designers approach their wardrobes in a similar way: Even those in the upper echelons of fashion tend to live in jeans and T-shirts. (They’re really just like us!) You could chalk it up to the fact that they spend all day …

What to wear in May: the five-day forecast – in pictures

Rain, shine or a bit of both? These fashion equations will get you through the changeable spring weather

The 10 Best Movies You Missed in 2014

From the editors of Esquire.com, catch up on the year's best movies that you most likely missed out on.<p><b>You've been chilled</b> by the marriage-gone-awry suspense of <i>Gone Girl</i>, stupefied by the cinematic inventiveness of <i>Birdman</i>, and terrified by the twisted mentor-mentee relationship of <i>Foxcatcher</i>, but …

National Geographic Travel

From an InStyle Editor: I Reworked My Mother's Wedding Gown and Wore It to My Rehearsal Dinner

<i>With Bridal Fashion Week coming up soon, we asked our resident newlywed, Senior Editor Sharon Clott Kanter, to share one of her most memorable bridal</i> …

The 30 Items HuffPost Style Editors Want For Fall

The only redeeming thing about fall is the shopping. And while we love our slides, sundresses and sarongs, we're ready to start layering -- bring on the knits!<p>Here at HuffPost Style, we've been thinking about fall fashion since last winter when we saw all the designers show their autumn/winter …

Sister of 'Lady al Qaeda': 'We want no violence in Aafia's name'

The sister of a Pakistani prisoner described as the "poster girl" for Islamic jihad has urged ISIS hostage-takers to let their captives go.<p>Speaking exclusively to CNN from her home in Karachi, Pakistan, the sister of Dr. Aaifa Siddiqui said the jailed neuroscientist's family wanted "no violence in …

The 5 Best Apps to Up Your Insta-Game

Getting more likes on your Instagram photos could be as easy as adding one of these apps to your routine.<p>It's Instagram's Valencia-filtered world and we just live in it—so why not play the game? Curating a great Instagram gallery requires thought and serious attention to detail, and there's nothing …

20 New Ways to Use Bobby Pins

Innovative ideas from our friends at Cosmo.com<p><b>1. For better grip, flip the bobby pin over so that the wavy side is against your head.</b> If you have a hard time keeping your bobby pins in place, try flipping the pin over. The straight side is slicker and won't grip as well as the wavy, more textured …

Make It Yourself: A Spring Bouquet of Paper Cherry Blossoms

Livia Cetti is the Beyoncé of paper flowers. She’s the current reigning paper craft queen, conjuring delicate, beautiful blossoms out of tissue paper …

Found: The Perfect DIY Pop Of Color For Your Pad

<i>It's pretty obvious that Jeanne Chan, curator of ShopSweetThings, has a keen eye for cool. But, when she's not searching out new, must-know shops in</i> …

LEAF : DIY Graffiti Chair

10 Great Outdoorsy Getaways From New York City

Yes, seeing as though we're substituting perpetual subway commutes with oxygen-nutrient saunters, demanding patio seating at our favorite lunch spots, and swearing by rooftop nightlife, we're obviously terrestrial beings — <i>right</i>?<p>All this delusion that we're suddenly off the grid has us wondering if …

Mount Everest

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 …

Books

How To Make Master French Chocolatier Jacques Torres' Famous Chocolate Chip Cookies

However, as much as it pains me to say it, these chocolate chip cookies by Jacques Torres are absolutely, without a doubt, the best chocolate chip cookies that I have ever made or tasted in my entire life. I guess that's why they call him Mr. Chocolate!<p>These are a chocolate chip cookie of another …

Dessert

Stay-at-home dad finds summer salvation on Pinterest

<i>Statistic: While home with my kids, 70 percent of my time is spent telling them that they just ate or to go play outside.</i><p>Being a stay-at-home dad is much more than just sitting around the house playing Call of Duty while the kids run amuck. There’s also a lot of chores and self-deprecation …