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What Fashion Footwear Is Always Lacking!

Fall is rapidly approaching and it is time to start looking at your fall shoe wardrobe to see what designers makes the cut and what designers needs to be replaced! Support is replaced with cute; comfortable is replaced with tolerance because "they go with what I'm wearing." Every woman wants to …

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These 3D Printed Panties Might Spark a Manufacturing Revolution

As we wrote in our latest roundup of 3D printing innovations: “we can’t quite wrap our heads around the idea that anyone needs 3D printed disposable underwear, but the thought of being able to print other items of clothing down the line is pretty cool.”<p>A week later, we thought we’d see how our …

Things Are About To Get WAY More Interesting For Quirky-Heel Lovers

Sophia Webster has been feeding our obsession for rule-breaking footwear since she graduated from the prestigious Cordwainers College in 2008. Now, …

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Lime-Green Shadow: The Best New Way To Highlight Your Eyes (Seriously)

Photos: Courtesy of Dolce & Gabbana.<p>We like to think we're equal-opportunity eyeshadow lovers in that we've basically never met a shade we didn't …

5 Festive Ciders to Spice up Your Holidays

If you haven't eaten at least two dozen cookies by New Year's Day then you are doing something wrong this holiday season. My family starts baking cookies at the first sign of frost and blanket our table with at least a dozen for each person sleeping off a food coma on the couch.<p>Along with all that …

The real reasons Apple's 64-bit A7 chip makes sense

Apple injected a lot of marketing hyperbole into its claims about the wonders of 64-bit computing when it showed off the A7 processor at the heart of the new iPhone 5S. But there are real long-term reasons that Apple is smart to move beyond the 32-bit era in mobile computing.<p>The iPhone maker did …

Fall Preview: Handbags

While mini bags are having their moment, nothing beats a roomy tote. Here we present the best of the season, from multi-hued hobo bags to oversized clutches. Toting your goods has never been more fun!<p>Carry your essentials in one of the season's most splurge-worthy bags. Look for solid shapes, color …

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Watch: How To Get A Slammin' Ballet Bod

We all witnessed Natalie Portman's physical transformation for <i>Black Swan</i>, but what we <i>didn't</i> see was the girl behind the bod, her ballet trainer Mary …

Overhyped Beauty Products That Are Worth The Hype

As a beauty connoisseur, my shopping excursions are usually dedicated to finding the "perfect product" for my regimen. I enjoy wearing a full face, but I have oily skin, which means it takes a lot of spackle for this girl's face to look presentable when I leave the house.<p>I conduct heavy research …

8 Books That Will Make You Want To Travel To India

Whatever your impressions about India, reading about the country before you travel there can help de-mystify the experience and prepare you for what you're about to see.<p>Here are 8 awesome books that will make you want to travel to India—or help prepare you for your journey.

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Ten amazing off-the-radar experiences in France

No Francophile worth their salt would skip the Eiffel Tower or the lavender fields of Provence. But while France’s tourist trail is well trodden for a reason, there are plenty of wonders that might have escaped your radar. Here’s an alternative bucket list for your trip to France.<p>See flocking …

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Fashionably Late: H&M Finally Launches E-Commerce In The U.S.

It’s taken 13 years from the time Swedish fashion retailer H&M landed on American shores for it to finally launch an e-commerce site here. Cue the sound of hundreds of thousands of fashionistas flexing their click fingers and whipping out their credit cards.<p>H&M’s been hedging on the promise made …

FBI Can Remotely Activate Android Smartphone And Laptop Mics, WSJ Reports

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the FBI employs a number of high-tech hacker tactics in its efforts to round up information on suspects, including the ability to remotely activate microphones on Android devices and notebook computers, according to one of its sources who is described as a …

Expanded TSA PreCheck program lets you breeze through airport security after an $85 background check

If you have $85 to spare and can pass a background check, you'll soon have the option to breeze through security checkpoints on domestic flights. The Transportation Safety Administration (TSA) revealed last week that it is planning to expand its PreCheck program later this year with an application …

Top 10 Most Expensive And Luxurious Hotels in Paris

Paris is a very beautiful city, with amazing architecture and history and with lots of wonderful attractions. As a visitor, you want your experience …

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23 Movies That Will Make You Want To Travel

As does people-watching, and the adrenaline boost of things that are hard for me — like getting lost — and making myself understood in another culture and language.<p>Movies set in foreign backdrops can trigger that "need more" feeling.<p>I asked Matadorians what movies make them think of spinning out of …

Bikini Wax Tips: What You Need To Know Before Getting Hair Removal 'Down There'

The words "bikini wax" automatically sends a shudder down our spines. It's always painful, often pricey and can potentially lead to STIs. But this hair removal treatment is how we avoid having a Miranda Brazilian moment when Samantha calls her out for sunbathing with a "hairy bush."<p>To get …

How To Book Cheap Plane Tickets

Who am I to come up with such arrogant nonsense? I am a hardcore traveler and I travel more than most. Travel matters to me, and being in control of the travel experience is essential in order to enjoy it.<p>I don't want to end up having to get up at 04:45 because a random travel agent has decided …