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The chance that the average person owns a Rolex watch is probably slimmer than 1% — the legendary watchmaker is the crème de la crème of watches, and its pieces are one of the most decadent, luxurious items anyone can buy. So, to be able to design your own and customize every little detail, element, and part is the equivalent of customizing your own island.
For Moda Operandi's latest trunk show, the e-tailer teamed up with vintage watch dealer Bamford Watch Company and tapped a handful of fashion personalities to create their own Rolex watches that will go on sale from now until August 23. From Nina Garcia's $24,800 Yachtmaster beauty to Tommy Ton's $14,400 Explorer knockout, we suspect that this is the kind of flash-sale event for the tippy top of the 1% (both in terms of income bracket and taste level). Click through to shop.
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