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Mani Power Meter: Christiane Amanpour

Mani Power Meter: Christiane Amanpour

We all know Christiane Amanpour as the badass British reporter on CNN International and as Global Affairs Anchor at CBS News. But did you also know that she is so badass that she rocks gold nail polish on national and international television? In a world where the power woman has to set aside her fashion(…)

American Apparel Glitter Polishes

American Apparel has many faults…Dov Charney is gross, the brand image is sleazy and their clothes can be totally bizarre.  All of this serves to make me feel pretty weird when I find myself there, all too often, picking up some random item and wondering “Why can’t I quit you??”. Once again, just as I(…)

Computer Love: Our Favorite Links of the Week

Art Super awesome time-lapse video! The Milky Way is amazing. Add some art to your trip for pizza at Roberta’s? Gallery Luhring Augustine opening in Bushwick this Fall. More photos of Francis Bean Cobain. Love the eyebrows! This time looking a bit like a young Kate Winslet. Fashion Swooning over the Club Monaco look book.(…)

For a Good Time Once a Month, Call Birchbox!

After hearing internet whispers about Birchbox and getting curious, I finally decided to check it out and become a subscriber. Birchbox is a beauty subscription service; for a paltry $10 monthly, they will ship you a cute box full of 4-5 deluxe beauty samples once a month. I got my first box in the mail(…)

Cheap Thrills: Colorful Nails as a Function of the Economy?

Last week I heard this news piece on NPR’s Marketplace, which posited that all this color that is in style for nail polish right now is a direct reaction to the recession. The story said that now that the economy is getting slightly better we are looking to brighten up our lives, and one cheap(…)

Computer Love: Our Favorite Links of the Week

Art and Design Pulp Parlour Piñatas (seen above): So gorgeous, who could ever actually hit one?  And what do you put inside of them, diamonds and candies made from pixie dust? This roundup of old hollywood pictures makes us wish that Gregory Peck was our boyfriend. Pimp out your iPhone with stainless steel Luxe Plates.  You(…)