Chick Chic

Maisie Williams Wore Comic Books to Comic-Con

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 07:48

While Comic-Con's dress code doesn't call for actually wrapping oneself in comic books, the Game of Thrones actress got creative with the theme while attending  Entertainment Weekly's annual Comic-Con bash in San Diego, wearing a dress seemingly crafted out of them. Williams accessorized her funny-pages look with a white belt, simple ... More »

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Condiment: Styling the Summer Party: Making Your End-of-Summer Fete Ultra Chic

Huffington Post (Fashion) - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 07:38
With the summer months winding down in the coming weeks and the end-of-season holiday to finish it all off, there's no better time to squeeze in a few more fun fetes or whatever big event you might be hosting on your calendar.

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Did Cara Delevingne Troll Leonardo DiCaprio?

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 07:25

Last week, champion face-contorter Cara Delevingne wore a fur coat to Leonardo DiCaprio’s wildlife fund-raiser. A "Page Six" spy reported that she went onstage with Robin Thicke "in what looked like a white rabbit fur." As Delevingne's persona seems to waver between impish prankster and charming space cadet, the intentionality of this choice ... More »

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Is Race Plastic? My Trip Into the ‘Ethnic Plastic Surgery’ Minefield

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Sun, 07/27/2014 - 20:05

“You’ve got some nice Caucasian features,” Dr. Edmund Kwan says, inspecting my face at his Upper East Side plastic-surgery practice, where the waiting room includes an ottoman larger than my kitchen table. “You’re half-Asian mixed with what?” Chinese mom and white dad, I reply. “You inherited a Caucasian nose. Your ... More »

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Look Book: The HIV Advocate Who Was Almost in Paris Is Burning

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Sun, 07/27/2014 - 20:00

Damon Grandison, HIV Advocate Is that gum you’re cracking on? I love gum! Only bubble gum. I do not like chewing gum—there’s a big difference. I can chew one piece all day, and nine times out of ten, I’ll stick it on my nightstand and put it back in my ... More »

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Adeleke Sijuwade, Fashion Designer

NY Magazine (The Look Book) - Sun, 07/27/2014 - 07:00
"My first name means 'the crown will overcome,' and my last name means 'open your eyes and see the crown.'”
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Alexis Mincolla, Business Owner

NY Magazine (The Look Book) - Sat, 07/26/2014 - 20:09
“I wish I could explain it, but the occult philosophy is very subjective.”
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LuxEco Living: Jewelry Paris Style: La Suite 240 Has It All

Huffington Post (Fashion) - Sat, 07/26/2014 - 19:32
By Nancy and James Chuda founders of LuxEcoLiving and Healthy Child Healthy World
Luxury for Less. The most beautiful authentic jewelry, custom desig...

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Ciara Gilmartin, Store Manager

NY Magazine (The Look Book) - Sat, 07/26/2014 - 13:25
I like kind of feminine clothes, but I’m very low-maintenance.
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A Music Festival Finally Banned Native-American-Style Headdresses

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 16:37

Not everyone (for example: Karl Lagerfeld, assorted Kardashians) has gotten the memo about Native-American headdress appropriation. But at least one music festival has. Canada's popular EDM festival Bass Coast will be banning all Native-American-style headdresses on those who are not actually Native-American.The Guardian ran this statement from the organizers: We ... More »

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Freaky Old Dolls: A Great Way to Terrify Neighbor-Children

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 16:30

A glassy-eyed porcelain doll dressed up in miniature Victorian garb is pretty much as terrifying as it gets. But even MORE terrifying: A glassy-eyed porcelain doll that resembles your 10-year-old child and is left anonymously on your front porch. Horror-movie plot? No. Just some day-to-day scary life-stuff for real residents ... More »

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Why Is Online Shopping So Mind-Numbing?

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 16:15

We may be used to scrolling through pages and pages of dresses, but online shopping can be a pretty absurd (and mind-numbing) thing. A funny new video, "Thirsty," by Katherine Bernard — a writer for Dazed, The Wall Street Journal, and Vogue — addresses our constant hunger for things. In it, two women ... More »

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The GOP’s New 3-Pronged Approach to Abortion Sensitivity

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 15:45

Republicans have three new strategies for avoiding another disastrous “war on women” fiasco in the midterm elections, the New York Times reports. None of the strategies is “rethinking our whole stance on abortion rights.”Don’t talk about abortion.At the spring meeting of the Republican National Committee, conservative women trained legislators to say ... More »

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Smell Like Crisp Green-Tea Leaves

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 15:10

In 1995, in the suburbs of New Jersey, every mom seemed to smell the same. After-school tutoring and violin-lesson pick-ups all had the same eau de Elizabeth Arden Green Tea. My mom wore it. My childhood friend's mom wore it. I think my parent's entire Bible study wore it. Thanks to ... More »

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ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith Says Women Should Be Careful Not to Provoke Domestic Violence, Then Mansplains How Women Missed His Point

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 14:39

For knocking his then-fiancée unconscious at an Atlantic City casino and then dragging her limp body from the elevator, all of it caught on surveillance video, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice was suspended just two games by the NFL. If that alone doesn’t blur your eyes with rage, try ... More »

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Carolina Herrera Knows You Don’t Need Luxury

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 14:21

If you're going to take lessons in refinement, look no further than Carolina Herrera. The designer held a Q&A session with this year's CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund finalists, regaling them with tales of her mentor, Diana Vreeland. "I’m here doing all of this because of her. I went to her because ... More »

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Breaking Into Prince’s House With Kesha

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 14:14

Charming home-invader Kesha famously once trespassed on Prince's homestead. It's a true hero's journey, and after popular demand, she visited Jimmy Fallon last night to detail each step for potential pilgrims. First: The seeker must know that Prince lives upon a mountain. Second: His castle's interior is coated in the ... More »

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Alexander Wang’s Models Found Themselves in a Holding Cell

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 13:09

An institutional-looking public bathroom was the setting for Alexander Wang's spring campaign; this season, the deglamorizing process continues with ads set in what appears to be a holding cell. Just call it OITNB chic. Steven Klein photographed the motley model crew of Anna Ewers, Vanessa Moody, Kätlin Aas, Lexi Boling, ... More »

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Dating Naked: You Know What They Say About Men With Big Blurs

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 11:45

VH1’s Dating Naked continues to push the boundaries of courtship and creatively expand the list of activities you can do in the nude. Last night, Steven (the self-proclaimed "King of the Nerds") and San Francisco babe Taryn disrobed to find eternal love. Steven is a jolly Australian with the approximate ... More »

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