Melinda Minniefield

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Plus-size women gain bigger voice in fashion

A model poses beneath the ivy-covered portico of a Gothic mansion in Piedmont. It's an unusually hot July day, and between shots, a makeup artist …

Plus Size

Luxurious Florida Wedding

We are extremely excited to feature a wedding of this magnitude, from the intricately structured cake, to the amazing photography, this Florida …

Portrait-back wedding dress | by Michael Cinco

Breathtaking wedding backdrop | via alexan events

This Machine Squeezes Drinking Water From Your Sweaty T-Shirt

One company has designed a system, called Sweat Machine, to wring sweat out of clothes and turn it into potable water.<p>The Sweat Machine heats and spins clothes to extract the liquid from them, then filters the extract with a membrane developed with the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm. …

Ladies of “The View” slam Ken Cuccinelli’s sodomy remarks, declare their own proclivities

The panel defends non-procreative sex, and Whoopi Goldberg wonders aloud if Cuccinelli has ever, ahem, “partaken”<p>Virginia Attorney General (and gubernatorial hopeful) Ken Cuccinelli is the worst, and the ladies of "The View" are wonderfully pro-oral sex.<p>On Monday, the panel issued a rousing defense …

Why There Has Been A Surge Of Women Using Adultery Web Site Ashley Madison

Turns out that's changing, according to a new set of user data provided to Business Insider by Ashley Madison CEO Noel Biderman.<p>Among users under 35, women and men are now split 50-50. The site is seeing growth from female members in part because of AM's new mobile app, which over-indexes with …

Ashley Madison

Watch Ariana Grande Do Her Own Stunts In ‘No Tears’ Behind-The-Scenes Video

Music<p>Your trusted destination for top music news, music industry information, and concert details.<p>Hip-Hop<p>'Can you stop with all the subs?'<p>TRL<p>Your …

The Celebrity Hair Hall Of Fame

They say that variety is the spice of life, but don't tell that to these famous manes. When it comes to consistency, these 10 coiffs have even helped …

Hair

Gisele Bündchen's Best Fashion Moments

See all the supermodel's best looks.<p>Whether she's pulling out all the stops in sophisticated and sexy dresses on the red carpet or rocking her signature boot-and-jeans look on the street, Gisele Bündchen's style is as prolific as the model's decades-long career. See all of Gisele's best looks.

Met Gala

17 Platforms To Snag Before Summer Is Up!

DogsPlatforms are a girl's best friend. They come in different breeds from pumps to flatforms to wedges. You can walk (in) them. And, they've …

Clothing

Exclusive Image: Preview Brian Atwood's Sexy Shoe Campaign for Fall

Photo: Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott<p>Last year, Brian Atwood's haute heels campaign was so <i>hot</i> that it was banned from appearing in NYC taxi TVs. But that didn't scare off the shoe designer: This round, he's back with a new crop of provocative ads, and we have an exclusive first look at one of the …

Sandals

Wearing White CAN Be Flattering — Here's How

Unless you've unplugged and gone to live in a media-blacked out cave, you know that <b>white is the color of the season.</b> Whether as a fresh manicure, …

Dresses

Not So Fast There! The Surprisingly Long Life of Fashion Trends

Are you finally ready to try skinny jeans but wondering if the trend has already passed you by? After all, no less a wit than Oscar Wilde declared "Fashion is ephemeral. Art is eternal," in an 1885 newspaper essay called "The Philosophy of Dress." The famous dandy -- who three years earlier was …

Fall's Most Anticipated Haircuts

10 celebrity-inspired looks for fall.<p>With fall collections already being glimpsed here and there, the time is right to think about heading into the new season with a fresh look. And what better way than with a sharp, of-the-moment haircut? Here, we take inspiration from the latest silhouettes, …

Hairstyling

Single-Sole Pumps Are Flat Out Fabulous

Needless to say, the world of fashion feeds on innovation and change. We need originality and newness much like the body needs oxygen. So, why am I gasping for breath? I usually live for seasonal shifts and major changes in fashion. After all, they are the cornerstone of my professional existence. …

Best Looks: Selena Gomez

Our constantly updated gallery of the singer's chicest style.<p>From decadent Marchesa dresses to Versace power suits, Selena Gomez can wear it all, flawlessly. Flip through the singer's every best outfit.

Women's Fashion

5 Pieces of Jewelry Every Woman Should Have

A couple of weeks ago I had the opportunity to meet Eli Zybert, who manages the U.S. operations of the famed Italian jewelry company, Zydo. Zydo is one of the premier Italian jewelry houses and is renowned for superior quality, exquisite craftsmanship and stylish design. Over cocktails, Eli and I …

Detroit residents remain resilient as city files for bankruptcy

The once-thriving Motor City, Detroit, became the largest American city to file for bankruptcy last week.<p>The city had undoubtedly reached a low point by the time of the decision. Forty percent of its street lights don't function and about half of its parks have shut down. The average response time …

125 million mutilated women and girls

The true extent of female genital mutilation or cutting is huge and revealed on Monday in a report from Unicef (pdf). It says a total of 125 million …

Dubai Pardons Rape Victim

Six Flags bracing for roller coaster death fallout

In an earnings call Monday, the CEO of amusement park operator Six Flags Entertainment said that the 14-story Texas Giant roller coaster from which a woman fell to her death Friday will remain closed until officials are assured it is safe to ride.<p>James Reid-Anderson's comments came as the company …

Six Flags Roller Coaster Accident Witness Says Victim Questioned Whether She Was Secured

A witness to the death of the woman who fell from a Texas roller coaster last week said she overheard the victim tell an employee before the ride …

Report: Female genital mutilation remains “almost universal” in some countries

According to a United Nations report, 30 million girls remain at risk of genital cutting in the next decade<p>More than 125 million women and girls alive today have been subjected to female genital mutilation, and 30 million more are at risk of genital cutting in the next decade, according to a report …