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At R29 HQ, we love our tunes. When our staffers aren't ice-skating with the pros or reporting backstage from the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, you'll most likely find us huddled in front of our monitors and streaming our favorite songs while our digits furiously type away to meet each editorial deadline. So, if you're like us, a little music definitely helps pace out the day.
While this editor is more of an earbud kind of girl, our shopping director has been known to rock some sweet, over-the-ear iterations. To each her own! Which is why we're serving up 21 rad headphones — in all shapes, sizes, and colors — that'll make your listening experience a stylish one, too. Now, when you're jamming out to Beyoncé or finding your soulful side with Fitz and the Tantrums, your ears can be sheathed in some tech gear that isn't so blah. Twenty-one "thumbs-up" buys, right this way!
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