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Any longtime D.C. resident knows that the summers here are no joke — hot, sticky, sweaty, and seemingly endless. And since the days of 100% humidity are just around the corner, it seems fitting that Adams Morgan-boutique Violet has teamed up with Panda Head to produce a lookbook full of getups for your hot-weather escapades. Click through to peep our favorite snapshots, captured by WWD photog Lexie Moreland — and get ready for a season full of ping-pong matches, bright prints, and body-con dresses.
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