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If the latest batch of celebrities like Emma Watson, Carmen Kass, and Keira Knightley who've cut it all off prove anything, it's that short hairstyles don't have to be boring. With varying lengths to play with—from hovering around the shoulders to an inch-long pixie cut—the short look offers more options that you think. And in terms of styling, there are alternatives aplenty to the basic, blunt, overly poofy mushroom head. Have you got the chops to chop it all off? Here's all the proof you need that going short is worth the loss in length this season.
Carrie Bradshaw once said, "New York is the perfect place to be single. The city is your date." Well, not to hate on Sex and the City, but spending time wandering New York's many restaurants, bars, and museums solo doesn't exactly sound like the idea of a good time. Plus, having to spend our single hours sifting through read
Dating is stressful. There's the pressure of meeting a person in real life for the first time — will they match up the the chat correspondence that led to this dinner? — and a whole host of other jitters-inducing steps. The last thing you need to deal with when putting yourself out there is an uncomfortable outfit that read