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Beauty tutorial of the week: Kim Kardashian's smokey eye

Kim Kardashian attends a party for her DuJour

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Whether you're a fan of Kim Kardashian's style or not, it's rare you'll spot her without her makeup perfectly done.

Kardashian's most popular look is her signature smokey eye, something that takes practice to perfect.

This YouTube tutorial by professional makeup artist Makeup by Eman will make it a bit easier. 

The tutorial takes you through a few easy to follow steps and...

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National Girlfriends Day, makeovers at Saks

Meet Ramy Sharp and shop the Ramy Brook

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Aug. 1

Book one-on-one time with top beauty editors and your favorite cosmetic/fragrance brands for tips and makeovers, noon-7 p.m., at Saks Fifth Avenue, 611 Fifth Ave., Manhattan. The 20-minute session fee is $30, with all proceeds to benefit Look Good Feel Better; must register at

UJA Federation of New York Hamptons Trunk Show features designer clothing...

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Remedies for summer's worst hair issues

Aqua Net Professional Hair Spray, a classic American

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Aqua Net Professional Hair Spray, a classic American brand, has done its job since the 1950s. Need firm hold that lasts all day and doesn't flake? Look no further. Now with a fresh new look; $2.99 at CVS, Shoprite and other drug/grocery stores. Keranique Amplifying Lift Spray is specially designed to provide volume and fullness to fine and thinning hair, supporting strands even in high humidity....

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Fashion Week sees permanent home in Hudson Yards

A rendering of the Culture Shed as seen

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Finally, New York Fashion Week may have found a permanent home. After getting the boot from Bryant Park in 2009 and being targeted by a lawsuit against Lincoln Center in May, the biannual event is being welcomed by the Hudson Yards with open arms, according to Women's Wear Daily. “In all likelihood, Fashion Week will come to Hudson Yards. It needs a permanent home,” Jay Cross, president of Hudson...

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Jennifer Lopez in Alice + Olivia: Get the look on sale

Jennifer Lopez spends her birthday in East Hampton

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Jennifer Lopez was spotted taking a stroll in East Hampton with boyfriend Casper Smart on Wednesday, which also happened to be the star's 44th birthday. 

Lopez was wearing a different kind of birthday suit -- a red Alice + Olivia by Stacey Bendet romper -- paired with white shades and simple gold sandals.

A good romper is about the easiest way to stay stylish this summer, and the...

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Kate Middleton wears Jenny Packham for royal baby's debut

Britain's Prince William and Kate hold the Prince

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Most women who gave birth a day ago would rather be pretty much anywhere than in front of a mob of paparazzi, but beaming new mom Kate Middleton was her camera-ready self for the royal baby's debut Tuesday as she stepped out of London's St. Mary's hospital with her little family in tow.

Middleton held on tight to the little yet-to-be-named heir in a simple and sweet light blue dress with white...

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Dorm discounts, Theory sample sale

Design your dorm with help from designers

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July 23-28 and July 25-Aug. 11

Mieka hosts the Ysa Makino evening gown trunk show, July 23-28, and Fouy Chov gowns and elegant ensembles trunk show on July 25-Aug. 11; 8285 Jericho Tpke., Woodbury Common, Woodbury; 516-367-8755. Discounts on show orders.

July 24-25

Design your dorm with help from designers at Lester's, 4-7 p.m. July 24 in Manhattan (1534 Second Ave.;...

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New high-end skin spa opens in Roslyn Heights

The retail section of new beauty mecca Truth

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Don't let the glamorous appearance of Truth + Beauty fool you. The new med spa at what's becoming something of a wellness mecca in Roslyn Heights is all business when it comes to skin. "It's like a gym for your skin," says self-proclaimed "beauty junkie" Cori Goldfarb, 45, the founder and creative director of the spa, which took more than three years to develop and build. "I...

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6 tips for perfecting '60s style from Louise Roe

Fashion TV personality Louise Roe styled a very

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Retro is oh so hot this summer, and the Disney Channel has jumped on the trend with a new Disney Channel Original Movie premiering tonight, "Teen Beach Movie." The musical movie is a modern day throwback to "Grease" and other fun summer flicks filmed with romance, drama, catchy tunes and iconic fashion.

We turned to style maven and TV personality Louise Roe, who styled...

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At last: A summer camp for tween and teen fashionistas

Joe Zee, a famous figure in the

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A “faaaabulous” (as we fashion types like to say) new summer camp for budding fashion designers between the ages of 10-15 will launch this August in East Hampton. And, phew, there are still a few spots left at Stitched Fashion Camp, where fashion loving boys and girls will have the opportunity to tap into their inner designer, learn a tremendous amount about the fashion world and create their own...

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