Girl Talk: I’m Proud That My Mom Got Arrested

It was Saturday in the late afternoon and I was in the middle of ridding my apartment of dog hair when I heard my cell ringing over the hum of the vacuum. My iPhone screen indicated it was my mom calling. Ever since I successfully taught her how to text message a year and a… More »

Fishing For A Fisheye Camera?

Lately, I’ve been fancying myself a bit of a photographer. Thank you, Instagram! But I think I’m ready to graduate a camera that isn’t my phone. And that uses actual film—remember that stuff? And so, I am lusting after this camera which takes gorgeous fisheye photos. And looks so much like something a character o… More »

Morning Quickies: Study Says Makeup Makes Women Seem More Competent

Jessica Wakeman / October 4, 2011

Makeup makes women seem more competent, likable, trustworthy and (duh) attractive, according to a new study by Procter & Gamble, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston University and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Interestingly this phenomenon starts as early as birth. Sadly, it’s not exactly news that some women can suffer consequences for not wearing… More »

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Maeby from “Arrested Development”

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / October 4, 2011

We were so thrilled to hear about the return of Arrested Development (a new season and a movie? Is this real life?) that we decided an AD-themed style inspiration board was in order. Our vote for Most Stylish Bluth would be the ever-ignored teenage movie executive Maeby, who rebels against her fashion plate mother by… More »

A Tattooed Barbie We’d Actually Want to Hang Out With

Julie Gerstein / October 4, 2011

You knew it was only a matter of time before Barbie would step into the modern era and begin exploring the world of body modification. Though she’s not exactly a traditional Mattel release, the new tatted up Tokidoki Barbie sports a chest and neck full of tiny, colorful tats, sexy leopard print leggings and pink… More »

Kristen Stewart Gives Good Relationship Advice

“Hmm … good relationship advice for me tends to be being honest and knowing yourself. Don’t be an a**hole. That’s my advice. Don’t be mean. Don’t take s**t. Don’t settle.”
Kristen Stewart gives Twilight scribe Stephanie Meyer her best relationship advice in the new issue of Glamour. I like that Kristen keeps it simple and,… More »