Duana Names: Can I Do This?

May 25, 2016 20:39:02 Posted at May 25, 2016 20:39:02
Duana Posted by Duana

Hi Duana, I love your column and I'm glad I finally have a chance to ask you for help! I'm due in October and the gender will be a surprise. I've fallen in love with the name Persephone for a girl. But I definitely had never heard this name before (a big hole in my liberal arts education?) until I met someone at an event who named her daughter this. Full Article

Shop Celebrity Looks with ShopLifeStyle and SmartCart

May 25, 2016 16:02:59 Posted at May 25, 2016 16:02:59
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Many of you regularly email to ask about various items that celebrities have been seen wearing in our photo galleries – Jennifer Aniston’s bag, Selena Gomez’s tank top, etc. Last week we partnered with new eCommerce vendor Bringhub to launch a new feature in our LifeStyle section aimed at bringing you a selection of looks from recent candid shots of celebrities. Full Article

Carpets & Candids: Lupita’s purple pleats

May 24, 2016 18:08:08 Posted at May 24, 2016 18:08:08
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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The pleats on this dress start below the pleats. This is the special feature. And I’m totally into it. Also SO into her hair. It’s actually four bumps. Three around the front and a bump at the back too. Like a clover!  Full Article

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Carpets & Candids: Demi in red and silver

May 24, 2016 15:21:59 Posted at May 24, 2016 15:21:59
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Oh my God, this outfit. The jacket and striped scarf is so good. The silver underneath it all is so good. And I love the light purple socks just to make it not so matchy match clean prep. Like the only way the outfit could have been better is if the dress was pleated.   Full Article

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Carpets & Candids: Kate Beckinsale’s Billboard white

May 23, 2016 16:34:46 Posted at May 23, 2016 16:34:46
Lainey Posted by Lainey

This is an interesting dress, 100%. You know what would be more interesting though? If it wasn’t going back to back on so many special dresses. She wears so many dresses. So many THIS IS THE DRESS dresses. And the effect of that is a lessening of special. I feel sh-tty that I’m not as excited about this dress as I should be because it’s actually a very, very good dress. Full Article

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Carpets & Candids: Zendaya’s nude Billboard

May 23, 2016 15:51:33 Posted at May 23, 2016 15:51:33
Lainey Posted by Lainey

I feel so not excited about this Zendaya outfit. Zendaya, to me, shouldn’t ever have to wear something Kate Hudson would want. Let’s not pretend this is anything more than a bralet with a piece of fabric wrapped around the waist.   Full Article

Duana Names: The Updates You Want, The News You Need

May 20, 2016 20:04:05 Posted at May 20, 2016 20:04:05
Duana Posted by Duana

No, I’m serious. Think about it. This isn’t just for my benefit, glory, or shaming. These updates actually tell us about the people who resulted from ideas we were just talking about! It’s kind of like we all made the person together, except inasmuch as that’s not true at all. Full Article