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Getting an invite for a black-tie event is a little bit thrilling — after all, when tuxedos are required, you know it's going to be a good party. But, when it comes to choosing the right frock, things can get a little dicey. How formal is too formal? Can you get away with a short dress? (The answers: No such thing, and yes, totally.)
Ahead, we're showing you our favorite black-tie-ready dresses for every fancy event on your calendar. Styles this pretty are sure to get more than one turn on the dance floor.
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