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Oh, Zara, land of miraculously affordable bulky knits, cocoon coats, and asymmetrical skorts. For making us non-executive-suite working girls look like we're swathed in rich-lady labels like Céline and Stella McCartney, we are forever devoted to you. But, um, can we talk about your models for a sec?
The thing is, sometimes their wardrobe and home-decor choices are a little bit
insane wackadoo uh, impractical. What exactly would possess a woman to lounge in an evening gown on an abandoned playground or sport a crop top in the dead of winter? Well, we went straight to the source to get the scoop. Click on for a glimpse into the life of a Zara model — if this inspires you to decorate your marble busts with chunky costume jewelry, don't say you weren't warned.
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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