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You won't make it through a Chicago winter without a good hat, but not everyone wants to wear knitted pom poms and traffic-stopping stripes 'til Cubs season. For those who are seriously looking to take the dork-factor out of cold-weather dressing, we've got some goods to show you. Read on for nine seasonal hats you can wear with stylish confidence without sacrificing protection from these arctic temps (and wind, and snow). And for that friend of yours who insists on donning a wool beanie in her college colors…be a pal and gently forward her this link. There's no reason why Chicago noggins can't stay warm while playing it cool.
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