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Some girls know just how to dial it up for the holidays — the right amount of glitz, the perfect dash of glam...and they make it look so easy! We wanted in on that, so we connected with one such lovely lady, blogger Jasmine Smith of WebHauteJas, to give us a little insider info on creating a mesmerizing mani for New Year's Eve. She walks us through the super-easy steps to recreating one of her signature designs, the "Who Needs a Ring?" manicure — seriously, how cute is that? — and we promise you won't have any trouble DIY-ing it at home. Click through for all the deets on this subtly sexy lacquer look — and get ready to give your blinged-out baubles a temporary rest.
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Oscar de la Renta, fashion designer and entrepreneur, has died at the age of 82 after a long battle with cancer, ABC News and WWD report.
The designer was born in the Dominican Republic in 1932 and rose to fame in the '60s when he dressed Jacqueline Kennedy. He went on to outfit several other first ladies, including read
Halloween is ultimately what you make of it. Some spare no expense crafting the perfect couple's costume while others play the holiday on the cheap — embracing their thrifty side with drugstore buys and repurposed clothing that they already own. If you're in the former category, Charlotte Olympia's limited edition "Trick read