The Good, The Bad & The Totally Boring: The Women In Film Awards

By: Julie Gerstein / June 17, 2011

Would You Pay Someone To Braid Your Hair?

By: Julie Gerstein / June 17, 2011

I have short hair now, so braids are out of the question, but when it was longer, I may have put down a chunk of change for someone to teach me how to properly make a fishtail braid. Now Bergdorf’s department store in NYC has opened a Braid Bar where, for $30, John Barrett’s professional… More »


Hoarding: An Existential Crisis?

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 17, 2011

Before it had a name, I was obsessed with hoarding. I remember seeing an episode of “The Oprah Show” in the early 2000s where a woman allowed the show’s cameras into her home to reveal the unfathomable clutter inside. There was so much stuff that her family could barely find their way through the labyrinth… More »


10 Super Inappropriate Father’s Day Gifts You Should Totally Avoid

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 17, 2011

A few weeks ago, we received the worst press release ever. Fleshlight, the purveyor of fine synthetic vagina-like products for men, sent us a PR pitch about getting dad “the best gift a father could ask for.” We think they were kidding. But we still needed to scrub our brains with bleach, then spray them… More »


A Brazilian Model Takes Top Honors — And, No, We’re Not Talking About Gisele

By: Julie Gerstein / June 17, 2011

Chances are you’ve never heard of Fluvia Lacerda, but all that’s about to change. Fluvia was just named the Best Plus Commercial Print Model of the Year by Full Figure Fashion Week. She’ll officially receive the award this weekend at Full Figured Fashion Week, for her work with brands like Torrid, Monif C., Igigi and… More »


Style By Jury: Does Diane Kruger Look Beautiful Or Baggy?

By: Julie Gerstein / June 17, 2011

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