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As the weather warms, we're so busy rushing to get a seat at the nearest open patio that we often forget the little details that make summer dressing fun. One of the cutest ways to have a sartorial good time in the sun is to let loose—footloose to be precise.
We're seeing two-tone shoes hit stores and sites in droves, and think it's a solid move for the season. You're already playing with textures and prints, so we think it's time to dabble in color, too. An unexpected pop is the perfect way to start your new wardrobe off on the right (and left) foot. Click through to check out 10 colorblocked shoes, and put a little more joy in your next patio-perfect look. You won't mind the extra compliments, will you?
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Embodying the expression "head over heels" in a most literal sense, Minna Parikka's fall lookbook really is something else. The collection of images features a tousle-haired model in a perpetual free fall — one of the most graceful, mesmerizing acts of gravity defiance we've yet seen. But, what's being sold here? Ah, read
Nothing beats curling up with a good book. And, whether you're on the beach, on a plane, or on your own porch at home, summer is the perfect time to experience your next literary adventure. So, add these 15 novels — by some of the U.K.'s best writers — to your required summer-reading list. Get ready to have your mind read