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Duster Jackets: Not Just For Cowboys Anymore

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    You already have a classic trench, a trusty raincoat, and that cropped, pastel wonder that probably ate up most of last year's tax refund. These days we're cooing over another breed of spring outerwear: the duster jacket. It's longer than a standard coat but surprisingly lightweight — perfect for April days that start off cool and turn balmy by afternoon.

    These airy, loose-fitting pieces hark back to the wild, wild West, but today's iterations won't bring to mind spurs and tumbleweed. The 11 dusters ahead have come a long way since the days of the horse and buggy, and this season's crop features a range of neutrals, prints, and colors, which means there's something for everyone. They'll instantly dress up jeans and will look great paired with work dresses as well as chic, off-duty outfits. Plus, who can say no to a midi, in coat form or otherwise?

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This Is What Death Really Looks Like

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