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6 Reasons You NEED Papercut Pants This Summer

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    Designers from Rodarte to Alexander Wang love playing with the reveal-conceal of strategically placed slits, slashes, and laser cuts. And, lord knows we're not above taking a razor to our own black skinnies, DIY-style. Still, when we stumbled across the Acne pants shown here, we couldn't help but cock a brow. Let's unpack these: white leather, boyfriend-fit pants with raw hems and a million lasered slices. Oh, and there's also a matching, shredded crop top and motorcycle jacket. Makes a pretty cool outfit if you want people to think you were shipwrecked while attending an "All-White" party on Terence Koh's yacht, we guess.

    Still, in the spirit of open-mindedness, we're determined to make the best of this. Click on for the six reasons you might really, truly need a slashed-to-ribbons outfit. If you're not totally convinced, your mending fee is on us.

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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