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We think it’s fair to say that most of us are in favor of getting illegal guns off the street, right? But would you want to wear jewelry made from a gun?
Jewelry company Liberty United is offering just that. Here, illegal guns and bullets from local communities are transformed into bracelets, rings and necklaces, each of which bears the serial number of an illegal gun that has been taken out...Read more »
It's a happy day in the world of online shopping.
H&M stayed true to its word (this time) and decided to ring in August with its first U.S. e-commerce site.
You can now shop for everything from women's clothing, accessories, lingerie, maternity wear and cosmetics to a wide range of fashion for men and kids.
But wait, it gets better.
There are exclusive items...Read more »
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...Read more »
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 lookgoodfeelbetter.org/register
UJA Federation of New York Hamptons Trunk Show features designer clothing...Read more »
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....Read more »
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...Read more »
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...Read more »
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...Read more »
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.
Design your dorm with help from Dormify.com designers at Lester's, 4-7 p.m. July 24 in Manhattan (1534 Second Ave.;...Read more »
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...Read more »