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Watch Lara Stone for Vogue UK, Directed by Kate Moss

Kate Moss styled the largest fashion spread in the history British Vogue for their September 2014 Fashion Issue. For her job as Vogue UK’s contributing fashion editor, the supermodel employed Lara Stone, whom is also cited as being Carine Roitfeld‘s favorite model.… Watch Lara Stone for Vogue UK, Directed by Kate Moss is a post by Elaine YJ Lee on Selectism.

Puggle In Flight: A Moving Story

“Thank you for this wonderful site! I have been an avid reader for years and it would be a birthday wish (31 today!) come true if you can feature my Puggle, Gigi. We just recently moved from LA to Raleigh, NC and the move was a logistical mess! My Puggle and I were separated from […]

Movies I’m Weirdly Obsessed With: Kinky Boots

This is me apologizing to everyone I’ve ever lived with (mostly you, Mom) for watching this movie every time it pops up on TV. Kinky Boots is a “based on a true story but we won’t tell you the real ending and we took a lot of creative license” type of movie that we have seen countless times. It’s not the... Read More

Video: The Gardians of France

Like their American counterparts, the cowboys, France’s gardians cut a dashing figure and loom large in the culture of the southern France. Part of a brotherhood formed in the early 16th century, the gardians are the caretakers of the herds of beautiful white horses and bulls that roam the largely unfenced Camargue region.  But there are financial…

How to Save 4,500 Lives a Year in America's Streets

More than 4500 pedestrians are killed by motor vehicles every year on the streets of America--more than those who died in the horror of 9/11. A recent report from the National Complete Streets Coalition studying ten years of data found that 16 times more people were killed crossing the street than in natural disasters over the that same period. Show More Summary

Flight in the Southern Ocean on the Back Burner, Warming

Penguins fly and albatross don't really. In their southern world, dominated by wind and ice and water, penguins fly in the water while albatross rarely power their flight; they glide. I learned this and more a quarter century ago when...Show More Summary

VIDEO: Watch Anna Wintour Take The Ice Bucket Challenge

By now, the #IceBucketChallenge has probably taken over your Facebook and Instagram feeds. Even celebrities, from Ben Affleck and Chris Pratt to Britney Spears have dumped freezing cold ice on their heads to raise money and awareness for ALS. Show More Summary

Hare’s to the Happy Couple: One Year Later And A ’90s Dance Band

These past eleven months have flown by. It’s been almost a whole year since Jack and I got married, and this past year has been so different to the one that came before it. We got another kitty, spent our … read more

6 Survival Tips for Being Lost in the Woods

Some may remember the James Kim case out of Oregon in December 2006. Kim inadvertently chose an old logging road while driving home, getting lost in the woods. He left his wife and two young kids in the vehicle while he sought help, promising to return by early afternoon. Show More Summary

Video Interlude : Watch René Redzepi's Epic ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Like Anthony Bourdain and chef Eric Ripert, chef/champion of foragers/chef/owner of Noma René Redzepi joined the long list of people who took the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness for ALS. Even though Redzepi is wearing goggles, a rain...

Toys and Tater Tots: A Proposal Story

I feel like I’m reading a lot of stories and seeing a lot of media that feature women who complain about a lack of engagement ring. One reason for this might be a lack of representation of women proposing to men; the only pop culture portrayal I can think of is Monica proposing to Chandler on Friends. And he was already planning... Read More

We’ll Forgive Hilary Duff For ‘Chasing The Sun’ Since Her Jean Game Is On Point

In case you didn't know, Hilary Duff released her first single in six years this past July. Let's just say, it's no "Come Clean." (Aka, will not be the theme song for a reality show about California teens.) But, I am not a music critic,...Show More Summary

Fall Is 33 Days Away: How To Fit In Your Skinny Jeans By Then

I just looked at the calendar and had a minor panic attack that fall, aka skinny jeans season, is exactly one month away. Trying to imagine squeezing my thighs and butt in to skinny jeans right now is the most frightening thought I've had all week (second only to the thought of getting in to a bikini for Labor Day. Show More Summary

Iced: Watch BFFs Anthony Bourdain and Eric Ripert Take the Ice Bucket Challenge

The Ice Bucket Challenge — a campaign to raise awareness for ALS, a progressive neurodegenerative disease — has gone viral and a growing number of chefs have accepted the challenge. Parts Unknown host Anthony Bourdain took the challenge poolside...

10 Amazing Benefits of Sweating You Didn’t Know

We learned about it in health class…sweat is the physical evidence that we have a built in air conditioner.  Our... The post 10 Amazing Benefits of Sweating You Didn’t Know appeared first on Lifehack.

12 Astonishing and Unexpected Honeymoon Destinations

Next to extravagant wedding ceremonies, a great honeymoon destination is the second most important aspect of binding two hearts together, forever.... The post 12 Astonishing and Unexpected Honeymoon Destinations appeared first on Lifehack.

Eater IDK: 15 Bonkers Japanese Food Commercials Featuring American Celebrities

When American celebrities are looking to make a few extra bucks, fast, they'll turn to their agents who will then turn to the bustling Japanese food and energy drink business. Watch 15 of Hollywood's biggest names sing, dance, and.....

Steal All of Taylor Swift's Lipstick Looks From Her New "Shake It Off" Video

Taylor Swift surprised the world last night when she announced her upcoming album, 1989, but she didn't leave us hanging - she gave us a taste of her new super pop sound with the debut of her single "Shake It Off." While the song is definitely ear candy, we're more psyched about the video. Show More Summary

49 Life Skills Every Modern Woman Should Have

This isn't the same world that our mothers and grandmothers grew up in, and although some things never go out of style (like good manners), a lot has drastically changed in the last half century. So, here are 49 life skills every modern woman -- at least if she's between the age of, say, 22-66 -- should embrace in the year 2014. 1. Show More Summary

12-Year-Olds Need a Babysitter?

Readers — Here you go, from commenter Laura: Dear Free-Range Kids: Just me venting.  I subscribe to Entertainment Weekly, and in their fall movie previews in their current issue, they preview “St. Vincent”, a film starring Bill Murray and Melissa McCarthy.  Melissa and her 12 yo son move into this new area after a divorce (continue reading...)

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