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Tara Subkoff Got Lucky, Health Insurance After Tumor Discovery

Last summer, we wrote about Imitation of Christ designer Tara Subkoff’s terrifying situation: They found a tumor in her brain and she didn’t have health insurance to pay for its…

Catherine Strawn | April 21, 2010 - 5:10 pm

Upgrade Your Clear Nail Polish With Iridescence

My childhood nail-biting habit returns from time to time, especially if I’m not wearing any polish. So, on one particularly rough day at work a couple weeks ago, I decided…

Catherine Strawn | April 21, 2010 - 4:50 pm

Is That Roadkill Wrapped Around Your Waist?

Artist Carlee Fernandez designed a series of roadkill-esque accessories, including this lovely deer fanny pack, which we wouldn’t be caught dead in for a number of reasons, i.e., we don’t…

Catherine Strawn | April 21, 2010 - 4:10 pm

What Do You Think Of Heidi Klum’s New Bob?

Heidi Klum debuted a new hairdo in West Hollywood yesterday. Her formerly long locks had been shortened into a bob with bangs. While Heidi looks gorgeous no matter what, we’re…

Catherine Strawn | April 21, 2010 - 3:40 pm

Make Over Your Bed With Nate Berkus’ Nautical Sheets

Putting new sheets on your bed is like getting a whole new wardrobe — and it can cost that much, too, especially if you want a soft, high thread count…

Catherine Strawn | April 21, 2010 - 1:50 pm

Love Vandal: A Hospital For Aching Hearts

Reader Ashley snapped this in the bathroom of a Madison, WI, bar.

Have you seen graffiti that’s kind of sweet (even if it is against the law)? Send your

Catherine Strawn | April 20, 2010 - 8:15 pm

Men And Women Run For Different Reasons

Before I started training for the New York City marathon a couple years ago, I didn’t like running. I hated it. In fact, I didn’t even sign myself up to…

Catherine Strawn | April 20, 2010 - 6:30 pm

One Person’s Oral Fixation Is Another Person’s Necklace

Australian jewelry brand Chewed by Tuesday creates precious metal pieces “based on random items that people chew. But aren’t meant to chew.” Handmade in Melbourne, the first offering by designer…

Catherine Strawn | April 20, 2010 - 4:50 pm

Jimmy Choo President Tamara Mellon Took Off Everything But Her Shoes

Tamara Mellon, the co-founder and president of Jimmy Choo, let scandal-bound photographer Terry Richardson shoot her in the nude (besides a pair of Choos, of course) for Interview. When was…

Catherine Strawn | April 20, 2010 - 2:10 pm

Jennifer Lopez Wears Good Earrings In A Bad Movie

India Earrings, $68, Judith Bright
Gold Paisley Earrings, $58, Judith Bright

Sometimes trailers do the opposite of what they’re supposed to do, which is get you to go to…

Catherine Strawn | April 19, 2010 - 5:40 pm

Finally, Cupcakes For Men

We thought everyone liked cupcakes, but apparently some guys find the usual variety a little too cute and unmanly for their tastes. To compensate for the large amount of “girly”…

Catherine Strawn | April 19, 2010 - 3:50 pm

Shelter Success Stories Make For Cute Stamps

We’re all about adopting animals here at The Frisky, and many staffers have given homes to strays or shelter dogs and cats. So, we’re pretty pleased about the initiative the…

Catherine Strawn | April 16, 2010 - 7:30 pm

What Would You Build On Top Of This Lego Ring?

Playing with Legos might be a little juvenile, but can we wear them? Accessories designers Dee and Ricky Jackson have built an empire based on Lego belts, pins, and rings,…

Catherine Strawn | April 16, 2010 - 5:40 pm

How To Make Doing Next Year’s Taxes Less Painful

If you’re like us, you probably spent the better part of the week ripping out your hair as you collected and combed through bank statements, pay stubs, and W-2s to…

Catherine Strawn | April 16, 2010 - 4:30 pm

We Like These “American Idol” Accessories Better Than The Singing

We’ve heard quite a few people complain that this season of “American Idol” is, well, lackluster. Where are the show-stopping, tear-inducing performances? While we haven’t gotten goosebumps listening to the…

Catherine Strawn | April 15, 2010 - 6:20 pm

The Best Cooking Show Of All Time

We’ll watch anything on the Food Network and can’t get enough of “Top Chef,” but “Zaylee Jean’s Yippity Yo Show!” is by far our favorite cooking program. The…

Catherine Strawn | April 15, 2010 - 3:50 pm

Khloe Kardashian Battles “Vajayjay” And “Aunt Flow”

Besides sharing her first period story with the world as part of a Kotex video series, Khloe Kardashian has joined the Declaration of Real Talk campaign. The initiative, launched by…

Catherine Strawn | April 15, 2010 - 12:49 pm

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