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When it comes to spending a whole bunch of our pretty pennies on our wardrobe, you can bet that we'll be scouring the stores (and the interwebs) for stand-out accessories that are timeless yet still pack a punch: after all, who wants to drop their hard-earned cash on something that nobody will notice? If you've got a membership to luxe e-commerce site Moda Operandi, then you've already become up-close and personal with the gorgeous Marc Jacobs' accessories that just went on sale. Simple shapes and colors so bold and beautiful they make us gasp characterize the designer's resort '12 handbag collection, the prices of which range between $585 and $3,795 .Whether you're window-shopping or making an investment, click through the slideshow to see which bags the head honchos at Moda Operandi are head-over-heels for and why. Sigh, this is what dreams are made of, isn't it?
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