The CFDA Awards are a time to dole out the top prizes in the world of fashion. However, after this year’s showing, we’re starting to think of the event as the Kentucky Derby of the beauty biz. In New York City last night, the makeup looks and pretty hairstyles gave the ensembles on display a run for their money.
Between Rihanna’s smoky eye (which you may not have noticed, thanks to her sheer ensemble) and Emmy Rossum’s braid-and-crimp mashup, it was really difficult to pick out just a handful of our favorite looks. But, we forced ourselves, and we’re showing them off just ahead. Watch your back, Met Ball — you're not the only event where fashion's elite are busting out their beauty A game.
Going home means getting an opportunity to appreciate some things you always took for granted. Things like a full fridge, neighbors who know your name, and decent thrift shops with reasonable prices (seriously — if we could count all the moments of rage we've experienced from sticker shock in big-city thrift shops...). read
Our noses are redder than a Louboutin sole, and we haven't felt our toes since October. Yep, it’s cold here in NYC. But, in Wisconsin, for example (where this editor's mother lives), it's even worse. (Meanwhile, his brother in L.A. thinks his 65-degree day is nippy.)
Winter weather may be complicated, but our read