Posts tagged "amelia earhart"

Hitched: On Prenups

When I first read what folks are calling Amelia Earhart’s “prenup,” I was sure it was too good to be true: here is, in 1931 or thereabouts, a woman telling…

Andrea Grimes | December 12, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Amelia Earhart’s Pre-Nup Revealed

The amazing Amelia Earhart — the first female aviator to fly a solo transatlantic flight — is a feminist icon for many reasons, so I suppose it should come as no…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 10, 2012 - 11:20 am

The Mystery Of Amelia Earhart’s Death Might Be Traced To A Jar Of Freckle Cream

Seventy-five years ago, pilot Amelia Earhart went missing while attempting to fly across the globe. Recently, a possible clue to the details surrounding her mysterious disappearance and death was found…

Jessica Wakeman | May 31, 2012 - 1:20 pm

Hillary Rodham Clinton Kicks Off New Search For Amelia Earhart

Today in “two names I didn’t expect to see in the same headline”: Hillary Rodham Clinton and Amelia Earhart. It’s true, though: the Secretary of State met with the International…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 21, 2012 - 10:40 am

Amelia Earhart Was The First Celeb Fashion Designer?

Before Amelia Earhart became famous for flying, she was all about the needle and thread it seems. What, you didn’t know she was a fashion designer? OK, we weren’t aware…

Bianca Posterli | November 4, 2009 - 6:40 pm

Amelia Earhart—The New Sexy Style Icon?

For Hermès’ fall/winter catalog, the high-fashion house has created an Amelia Earhart-themed spread for its Jean Paul Gaultier-designed collection. Inspired by the new movie? Or just coincidence? In any case,…

Leonora Epstein | October 26, 2009 - 6:20 pm

The Halloween Inspiration Board: Amelia Earhart

Amelias are hot s**t right now. There’s me, of course, and then there’s Amelia Earhart, the legendary female aviator who will be immortalized in a movie starring Hilary Swank later…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 14, 2009 - 1:00 pm

“Amelia” Tells The Story Of The Legendary Aviatrix

Part of the reason my parents named me Amelia was in honor of Amelia Earhart, the female aviator. Earhart broke a bunch of aviation records and was the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 31, 2009 - 2:20 pm