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Some people lament the fact that with iPhones and Instagram, everyone and anyone can become a photographer. But seeing all your submissions (over 4,000!) to our Endless Summer contest reminded us why that's a good thing — no, a great thing. Maybe the best thing. Even our own creative director Piera, R29's last word on impeccable taste and beautiful imagery, was wowed by your great work.
Of course, there can only be one winner — congrats, emmakatefoutz! — but we picked 20 of our top favorites. Number one will receive, as promised, a last-minute getaway kit curated by yours truly. As for the rest of you? You're all getting our signature "I Love Long Weekends" tote bags!
Consider this a formal letter of our appreciation. Readers, we love you all, and this is the best proof that you make us great!
By now, you’ve bought gifts for every person you know, enjoyed several nights out, and have splurged on at least one party dress. With New Year’s Eve creeping up next week, it’s time to add another frock to the list. Sure, you could just re-wear that same sheath, but since everyone’s already seen you in it, a new read
We've already given you plenty of ideas for holiday beauty this season — including subversive takes on glitter, unexpected updos, and pulling it all off with only five products at your disposal. Yep, we've covered all your bases. So, what could possibly be left?
Well, New Year's Eve makeup is a different beast. You're read