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Bird is our go-to shop when it comes to (oft-aspirational) swoon-worthy pieces, but right now, the Brooklyn shop is making us weak in the knees for another reason: the release of its very first lookbook.
More flippable online magazine than virtual catalog, the lookbook (naturally) profiles the season's best effortless-cool clothes and accessories — but everything's modeled by adorable real-life couples. Images are accompanied by text explaining the couple's history, so expect plenty of talk about pets and (surprisingly short) engagements.
This lookbook gets just a smidge extra-mushy, but it's honest and heartfelt enough that even the most cynical among us will melt a little bit — even if you're only planning to snuggle up with the likes of Alexander Wang and Rachel Comey this fall.
With all this inclement weather, we know what you're thinking: "How the heck is my makeup going to stay put with hail, sleet, and snow thrashing at my face?" Add the fact that it's prime Netflix-binging season — with all the crying sessions that entails — and the answer becomes simple: waterproof makeup.
In Western cultures, we tend to avoid death at all costs. We avoid thinking about it and talking about it, and when faced with it, we often go to extraordinary measures to delay it. Photographer Cathrine Ertmann decided to confront death head-on. Her project "About Dying" is a "photo essay from the morgue" that "works as read