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Chill in the air getting you down? Perk up with a huge dose of classic designs, unexpected details, and super-pretty pictures. Oh, and get to know the name Katie Ermilio. Her newest spring '12 collection features backless peach dresses, bow-bedecked shorts in jewel tones, and peekaboo jewelry, giving us all the makings of a wardrobe fit for a princess — but without any cheesy undertones. We also greatly appreciate tulip silhouettes, clean-cut coats, and slim pastel trousers that can deliver some Jackie-O accessibility to nearly anyone's closet. In a collection that boasts womanly glamour, we see lots of potential for NYC-based Ermilio to be the clothier of next spring's wedding-season (a bridesmaid's dream, no?), or simply to provide a timeless, chic collection from a super-talented young designer. Embrace your girly side and take a look at the entire lovely lookbook.
Photo: Jamie Beck/Katie Ermilio
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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