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Feeling trapped by the polar vortex? Try forgetting the cold with some hot swimwear.
Victoria's Secret just released its 2014 swimwear collection and catalog, which features some of the brand's sexiest angels sporting this season's best bikini trends.
The new line notably includes suits with cutouts, lace-up details and gorgeous jeweled accents. Other fun trends include high-waisted...Read more »
Let's be honest: besides "Who the heck is A?," the most popular question among fans of the ABC Family hit "Pretty Little Liars" has to be "Where can I get that outfit?"
Hanna, Spencer, Emily and Aria -- the show's main characters -- may just have some of the most enviable closets in all of TV, and now fans can make the girls' style their own.
Just in time...Read more »
Now that the holidays are over, why not treat yourself?
The Le Tote rental service is like Netflix for fashion. Fill out a style profile, and Le Tote sends you three garments and two accessories -- wear 'em as long as you like, then return in a prepaid bag and another tote comes your way. It's $49 a month (and they handle cleaning). A new "Jewelry Box" option...Read more »
A new season of "Downton Abbey" premiered last night, and fans can keep in the British spirit using products infused with -- what else? -- Tea!
Jason Anti-Aging Tea Time Crème moisturizes with antioxidant-rich green tea, $15.50; at Whole Foods, health food stores and jason-personalcare.com.
Ole Henricksen's African Red Tea Collection includes wrinkle-resistant creams, face...Read more »
PROM DRESS DRIVE Women of Integrity Inc. is asking for donations of recently dry cleaned, gently worn or new evening gowns and cocktail dresses, along with shoes, evening bags and other prom accessories for the 2014 Prom Dress Drive Giveaway for high school girls unable to afford an outfit. Drop-off locations and times are listed at womenofintegrityinc.com.
SAKS...Read more »
Don't start 2014 out with a bad hair day. Whether you're staying in with friends or hitting a New Year's Eve blow out, these styles will keep you looking cute way past midnight.
You can sport this braided 'do whether you're spending the night in, or going out. Just skip the extensions for a more casual look.
If you're headed to...Read more »
Holiday presents are meant to make us feel loved and appreciated by those special people in our lives. Still, without fail, many gifts are destined to be returned before they're even unwrapped.
But before you return that ugly sweater or DVD you'd rather poke your eyes out than watch, here are some tips to make the process hassle-free.
1. Step away from the plastic wrap.
If...Read more »
The Christmas rush might have you feeling all shopped out, but according to dealnews.com, there are a few items you can save big on this time of year.
After Christmas is the best time to shop for:
1. Brand-name HDTVs
When major manufacturers debut their 2014 lineup at the Consumer Electronics show in January, retailers are sure to cut prices on 2013 models, making it the perfect...Read more »
By Christmas Eve, even most procrastinators have tucked their gifts safely under the tree. But every year, there are those true last-minute shoppers who wake up Christmas morning with the dreaded feeling that they forgot something.
If Santa doesn't hit your house overnight to fill in where you left off, you can't count on your local supermarket to be open Christmas Day. Most Waldbaums, Stop...Read more »
As per usual, Kate Middleton was recently spotted looking classy and chic at a charity gala in London. While you may not have any galas to attend in the near future, Middleton's royal get up is perfectly appropriate for any holiday party.
Here's how to get it for less:
1. Dress. Classic, feminine and not too revealing, this LBD is the perfect choice for any holiday gathering with...Read more »