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12 Rad High-Tops For That Model Off-Duty Vibe
Ask (most) R29ers and we’d be happy to admit: Even though we’re not afraid to slip on a pair of skyscraper-high heels for a night out, most of the
's Latest Teaser Shows Us Carrie's Inner Struggle
Hey, anyone in the mood for a major Friday buzzkill? If you were feeling just way too jolly on this TGIF, the newest Homeland teaser trailer is sure to
Could Take On
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This Cat Music Video Is Everything We Ever Wanted
Auf wiedersehen, world. It's Friday afternoon, and this cat music video is the best thing we'll ever experience in our lives. We're so overwhelmed with
What, Your Man
Use Tequila-Infused Soap?
Sensing a hole in the boozy-soap market, Paul Mitchell has debuted Mitch, a new grooming line for men that features — get this — agave-infused soap.
Why We All Need To Listen To Chelsea Manning
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How To Deal With An Outfit Twin
Anna Dello Russo says that if someone is wearing the same oufit as you, "WONDERFUL, YOU DID THE RIGHT CHOICE!" But not all of us are so optimistic about
Is James Franco The Most Debonair Driver In L.A.?
Actor, writer, artist, genius, savant, dilettante, provocateur, connoisseur — it seems like everybody has their own ideas about James Franco.
Sex & Relationships
This Woman Had Sex Every Day For A Year
Ruts: We've all been there. And, we're not talking writer's block or hitting a wall at spin class — we mean sexual ruts. Whether you're majorly stressed
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At this point, you've definitely already purchased your tickets to this weekend's FYF Fest and you're likely discussing carpool plans with your friends.
The Ultimate Playlist To Get Pumped For The VMAs
To celebrate what's sure to be an evening we'll be talking about for days to come, Myspace and Refinery29 have teamed up for a playlist featuring some of
R29 Ticket + Kate Spade New York: Snap Up A Sweet Deal On Your En...
From perfectly polished handbags to city-sleek closet staples and cheeky accessories, every little thing kate spade new york does is sartorial magic —
Watch: Finn Gets Locked In Barneys
As part of a new series entitled "Locked in Barneys," filmmaker Casey Neistat has teamed up with Candice Pool, designer and founder of Finn Jewelry, to
The Best '90s Revival Lipsticks
We don't know why the '90s are back, they just are — and in case you haven't noticed, we don't hate it. Quite the opposite, in fact: We've been Google
Steve Ballmer Retiring As Microsoft CEO
There are big changes on the horizon for one of the world's largest corporations. CEO of Microsoft, Steve Ballmer, just announced that he will retire from
How to Rock a Crop Top Without Gisele's Abs
There are girls who religiously go to Soul Cycle every morning and drink green juice for breakfy. And then there's me. For those of us who don’t live at
The 7-Day Manicure Challenge
Last week we told you about CND's new Vinylux polish, an at-home or in-salon polish duo that claims to last for up to a week without chipping, and that
Swap The Plain Tees For These 10 So-Wearable Baroque Pieces
Plain, white V-necks and silk blouses will always have a place in our wardrobe, but this fall, we're all about the opulence of baroque fashion. The cool,
Hump, Marry, Kill: Go Home, History, You’re Drunk
Hump: Ready for some innovative dance awesomeness? Watch this. Dynamite choreography by Mark Kanemura. This week’s episode was pretty phenomenal in
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Tory Burch's Beauty Line Is Just Too Darn Pretty
Tory Burch has officially made her leap into the beauty world — and from the looks of her first makeup, body, and fragrance creations, we're
Craft Cocktails At Home — No Mixing Required!
With a slew of talented mixologists in Chicago, ordering a simple vodka soda is simply a crime. But what happens when you prefer a night in? Toss that
Oscar De La Renta Is Responsible For Hillary Clinton's Bob
When we think of Hillary Clinton, many things come to mind: Whip-smart politics, feminist inspiration, and serious pantsuits. Oh, and of course that kicky
Meet The Fierce Women In Hillary Clinton's Inner Circle
It should be obvious by now, but we're all about girl power. And not surprisingly, so is Hillary Clinton. In this new video from The Washington Post's
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This Lookbook Nails Our Fall Wish List
Blame it on our obsession with all things printed, but we're crushing — hard — on the newest collection for a brand we've only recently discovered:
Food & Drinks
Happy Friday: Sparkling Apple Bubbly
Here at R29, we’re genuine suckers for great style, fierce beauty, and, well...butter. So, it’s no surprise that we’re completely hooked on Spoon
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Guess Which Oscar-Nominated Flick Is Broadway Bound!
We fell in love with the fantastical, well-meaning Amelie when the movie came out in 2001. And now, 12 years later, the foreign film, which was nominated
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The English Language Limits Gendered Language
It's commonplace to throw "man" at the end of "I don't know," just as is referring to anyone (regardless of his or her sex) as "dude." When it comes
A Breathalyzer For Your iPhone? Yep, It Exists
It’s hard to swing a social event these days that doesn’t come complete with a glass (or three) of vino — from brunching to art hopping, there’s
5 Shops To Find Your Perfect Plus-Size Wedding Dress
You’re madly in love, the proposal was perfect (and wasn’t plastered across a Jumbotron), and you’re excitedly planning the big (or
Shirtless Hunks Can't Save Abercrombie From Fast Fashion
A couple of years ago, Abercrombie & Fitch, American Eagle (and to a lesser extent, Aeropostale), were staples for the cool-kid uniform. Today, however,
Tasteful, So-Pretty Intimates That'll Charm The — Erm — Pants Off...
Whether you're coupled up, on the dating scene, or happily single — we're willing to bet everyone's underwear drawer could use a serious refresh. While
The $770 Electro-Facial: Is It Worth It?
I'm in the plush Cornelia Spa lying naked under a sheet, and Melanie Simon's face is hovering five inches — six, tops — above my own. From this
North West's First Baby Pictures Are Finally Here!
We've seen the first pics of Kim K. emerging from hiding and we've gushed over Kanye's adorable tribute to his girlfriend and baby on The Kris Jenner
Rad Or Bad: Pointy-Toed Ankle Boots
There was once a time, about two years ago, when dressing like a goth witch was just about the coolest thing you could do in New York City. Bona Drag
Uber's Got Free Rides In Brooklyn This Weekend
You may have heard some buzz about the VMAs coming to Brooklyn this Sunday, but what you haven't heard is that there's another party rolling into town:
How Fast Fashion Is Changing The Way Design Works
It's obvious enough that fast fashion brands like H&M, Zara, and Topshop — as much as we often depend on them to fill out our wardrobes — have the
Go Sheer: 6 Products For Barely There Perfection
Call me a beauty rebel, but I’m doing everything a bit backwards this summer. I’ve spent most of the season wearing loud, full-coverage lipsticks and
1 Piece, 3 Ways: Rethink The Leather Jacket
As Chicagoans, we are never content with the weather — it's either too hot or too cold, and is almost always too windy. Chi weather is the porridge to
Ben Affleck Is Batman. Can He Pull It Off?
Last night, Warner Bros. announced that Christian Bale will be replaced by Ben Affleck in the upcoming Man of Steel sequel. The Internet proceeded to
Find Out Your Peak Age For Feeling Comfortable In The Nude
We all go through ebbs and flows when it comes to our self confidence — one day you're feeling like a bombshell, and the next you're just not feelin'
15 Stylish Fall Jackets To Keep Warm
Ah, yes, the brisk winds of a San Francisco fall. If you're like us, then you, too, suddenly feel the need to stock your wardrobe full of outerwear that
Food & Drinks
L.A.'s Best Top-Secret Cocktail Bars
Sure, we all know the latest and greatest joints to head to on a Friday night. But, we also all know the frustration of a arriving at one of these said
Hangover Cures: Tried & Tested!
Ah, the hangover. Most of us have had them (and if you haven't, please take to the comments and explain how you've managed to become a superior human
London Calling! Behold, Burberry's Badass Printemps Collection
Say bonjour to Burberry's exclusive collection for Paris' department store Printemps. The It Brit label is crossing the pond to take part in the store's
15 Rad Ways To Wear Stripes
If you've shied away from wearing stripes in fear of looking like an awning or a jailbird, we have news for you: Anyone can rock this timeless trend
12 Sexy Lingerie Finds You'll Actually Wear
When it comes to lingerie, there's a fine line between comfortable and awkward — and we're not just talking about shopping for it. Trying to find pieces
5 Things To Know This AM — Aug 23 2013
Warning: These top models are just as stunning in their polaroid-test shoot as they are with post-production editing. (Modelinia) Here's a fall buying
5 Things To Know This AM — Aug 23 2013
Showroom Seven is hosting a mind-blowing sample sale featuring amazing pieces, prizes, and drinks for an entire month, from September 3 to October 4.
Benedict Cumberbatch Turns A Pap Ambush Into A Political Message
What do you do if you're a celebrity constantly hounded by the paparazzi? Do you scowl menacingly at the cameras? Throw a can of baked beans at them a la
Lily Collins Knows We Adore Her Brows & Thinks It's Creepy/Cute
Lily Collins is puzzled — or a mixture of puzzled and amused. She can't quite figure out the fascination the fashion world has over a certain body
Why Must We Cover Up Soho's Rich (Somewhat Seedy) History?
One of London's top Mexican restaurants, La Bodega Negra, is currently locked in a legal battle with Westminster Council over its red-light-district light
The 3 Outfits Just Made For Carnival
With all due respect to Richard Curtis, there's much more to Notting Hill than lovesick, floppy-haired yuppies. Exhibit A: The annual Notting Hill
Could Nairobi Be The New Silicon Valley?
“People everywhere yearn for meaning in their lives,” says Leila Janah. “What is more meaningful than giving work and giving life?” Janah is
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