As we enter our fifth month of winter, many of us have given up. We wake each day with dead souls, and put on the same warm sweater and pair of wool socks we’ve been wearing since late November. We shuffle out into the eternally frigid world with vacant eyes ... More »
For the Cut's Global Beauty week, we sent photographers around the world to find out what makes the women of one city look distinctive from another. Do all British women aspire to look like Kate Moss or Kate Middleton? The photographic evidence from London, the next stop on our global ... More »
Wedged between prewar walk-ups on a quiet street near Riverside Drive, the Brandon Residence for Women charges just $1,200 a month — a bargain by Upper West Side standards. You get a single furnished room (with a bed, desk, drawers, and closet), two cooked meals a day (of varying quality), weekly ... More »
Yesterday, professional festivalgoer Vanessa Hudgens was seen bracing herself for what looked like a particularly miserable outdoor excursion in New York. Resigned to a down parka, newsboy cap, and extreme neck-warmer, Hudgens’s only comfort against the unforgiving climate was the thought of warmer, neon- and fringe-filled days on the horizon.While ... More »
A man named Tom Hanks, who is something of an everyman, come to think of it, was accused of doing a man-thing. He, as a man, explains that he didn't do this man-thing at all, everyone else is likely mistaken. He can't help it if the word mistake has the ... More »
The original Brat Pack may have had a 1985 New York Magazine cover story all to themselves, but there's a new pack of brats in town, and they have Mario Testino on retainer. Justin Bieber, Kendall Jenner, Gigi Hadid, Dylan Penn, Ansel Elgort, and assorted other Hollywood youths posed for the ... More »
The wearing of undergarments might seem tricky, inaccessible, even unachievable. This all may be so. But Heidi Klum is a specialist with 15 years of professional experience in wearing underwear and she would like to share her knowledge. In an interview with Marie Claire about working in this obscure realm, Klum promises that she ... More »
I met Aly several years ago when she first arrived in New York City working in a luxury women's shop doing retail sales. She balances her charming girl-next-door roots with a modern, if not calculated sex appeal... something that is reflected directly in her collections.
Some mornings, the last thing you want to do is wash your hair. When dry shampoo just doesn't cut it and you don't have a beauty team on hand for a perfect blowout, the only next logical step is to pull it back. But instead of a plain old hair ... More »
Now that you've acquainted yourself with the full rainbow of candy-colored gemstones, it's time to figure out how to wear them. Ahead, 25 glittering, covetable ideas — from multi-million-dollar blue-diamond baubles to affordable luxuries like citrine and tiger's eye. Whether in sparkling cocktail rings (like James de Givenchy for Taffin's ... More »
My whole sentient life I have been pretty adamant about the way I wanted to look. While, in my case, this hasn't equated to tattoos or even dyed hair, I've certainly made some experimental aesthetic choices.
In November Rolling Stone published a 9,000-word article that described the horrific 2012 gang rape of a University of Virginia freshman, and how the school mishandled the incident. For a few days, it seemed to be serving its purpose: The article sparked a conversation about sexual assault on campus and ... More »
Updates on the state of Angelina Jolie's reproductive system are a regular feature in celebrity gossip magazines, but this one is actually true. On Tuesday the actress revealed in a New York Times op-ed that she chose to have her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed following a cancer scare. Two ... More »
Everyone has a "dream job" lying dormant in their hearts. Unfortunately, it's usually plagued by one negative thought: that it can't become a reality. But many people have turned their dreams into daily realities. How did they get there? What inspires them?
For the Cut's Global Beauty week, we sent photographers around the world to find out what makes the women of one city look distinctive from another. Are there beauty trends? Do French women really have the best, sexiest bedhead? For our first stop, we went to Johannesburg, where braided hair ... More »
Taylor Swift, patron saint of the modern teenager, has swooped in to defend her flock against their greatest enemy (the standardized test). After an SAT prep book used one of Taylor Swift's lyrics to illustrate a grammatical wrong about pronoun use, Swift issued a speedy correction. The book incorrectly quoted Swift's lyrics ... More »
California, here they come! On Oscars weekend, Tom Ford traded rainy London for sunny SoCal; then, Dior announced that it's also West Coast bound, with an upcoming cruise show in L.A. Louis Vuitton is the latest to succumb to California's allure. WWD reports that the brand will show its resort ... More »
It takes at least two months for my post-acne scars to fade, and it might as well be an eternity. After a recent blemish attack, I tested a new remedy: RéVive's dark-spot-eliminating system, a very expensive moisturizer and serum that promise to reduce the duration of post-acne scars without the use ... More »
The demographic that was thrilled over the Frozen/Comme des Garçons collab this winter has something new to look forward to. WWD reports that Sanrio, which famously owns the Hello Kitty empire, is teaming up with none other than Yohji Yamamoto for a new line, to be called Kitty's. (Presumably, the ... More »
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