• Anna Wintour Snubs Melania Trump In New Interview
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    Anna Wintour Snubs Melania Trump In New Interview

    The fact that the general public rarely sees or hears Melania Trump leads to a lot of speculation — particularly when it comes to her wardrobe, and what it may (or may not) mean. Did she wear a hot pink pussy-bow blouse to the second 2016 presidential debate to troll her husband?

  • Valley Of The Dolls Is A Sexy Piece Of Gossip With A Dark, Important Message
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    Valley Of The Dolls Is A Sexy Piece Of Gossip With A Dark, Important Message

    According to a recent study by the USC Annenberg Inclusion Initiative, film criticism is a field overwhelmingly dominated by (surprise, surprise) white men. In Refinery29's new series, Writing Critics' Wrongs, our female movie critic will give fresh consideration to the movies we love, hate, or love to hate. The first time we see Sharon Tate as starlet Jennifer North in Valley of the Dolls, she’s descending a staircase wearing a gigantic blue feathered headdress.

  • Anna Wintour shades Melania Trump in latest interview
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    Anna Wintour shades Melania Trump in latest interview

    It seems the designer gloves are off once again.

  • I Had Major Problems With Big Little Lies Season 2, But Laura Dern Was Perfect
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    I Had Major Problems With Big Little Lies Season 2, But Laura Dern Was Perfect

    This article contains mild plot spoilers for episodes 1-6 of Big Little Lies season 2 but not the season finale. Remember all the promo for Big Little Lies season 2? Ed (Adam Scott) found out about Madeline's (Reese Witherspoon) affair but frankly it was hard to care, because who was invested in her marriage to Steady Eddie from the start?

  • I Tried Positive Affirmations For A Week & Here's How I Felt Afterwards
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    I Tried Positive Affirmations For A Week & Here's How I Felt Afterwards

    Positive affirmations – statements spoken out loud to yourself, focused on positive wording and challenging critical thoughts – are believed by some to have the ability to make a noticeable change to our sense of presence and self-belief. Together with TRESemmé, we're powering our presence in the workplace and positive affirmations are the next technique we're giving a trial run. First things first, it’s crucial to outline your specific goal, says clinical psychologist Linda Blair.

  • I Tried Positive Affirmations For A Week & Here's How I Felt Afterwards
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    I Tried Positive Affirmations For A Week & Here's How I Felt Afterwards

    Positive affirmations – statements spoken out loud to yourself, focused on positive wording and challenging critical thoughts – are believed by some to have the ability to make a noticeable change to our sense of presence and self-belief. Together with TRESemmé, we're powering our presence in the workplace and positive affirmations are the next technique we're giving a trial run. First things first, it’s crucial to outline your specific goal, says clinical psychologist Linda Blair.

  • Farewell Theresa May, The Prime Minister Who Made No Sense
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    Farewell Theresa May, The Prime Minister Who Made No Sense

    This week is Theresa May’s last as prime minister. What a ride it’s been since she first set foot in her office at 10 Downing Street in 2016, as Brexit Britain recovered from the shock of its decision to leave the European Union.

  • Farewell Theresa May, The Prime Minister Who Made No Sense
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    Farewell Theresa May, The Prime Minister Who Made No Sense

    This week is Theresa May’s last as prime minister. What a ride it’s been since she first set foot in her office at 10 Downing Street in 2016, as Brexit Britain recovered from the shock of its decision to leave the European Union.

  • 17 Pairs Of Sunglasses That Elton John Himself Would Approve Of
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    17 Pairs Of Sunglasses That Elton John Himself Would Approve Of

    Statement sunglasses make us as happy as a British summer (when it appears). Thankfully, we're moving past that phase and channelling the rocketman himself with whacky sunglasses that deserve their moment in the spotlight. Get ahead of the quirky trend and click through for our pick of the best whimsical frames that will give Elton John a run for his money.

  • The New Wave Of Instagram Makeup Artists Changing The Beauty Landscape
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    The New Wave Of Instagram Makeup Artists Changing The Beauty Landscape

    When it comes to makeup, Instagram is a font of imagination. Everyone from beauty novices to experts like Katie Jane Hughes, Charlotte Tilbury and Terry Barber can share their creations, but the super popular cut creases, mega-matte lips and flawlessly defined eyebrows we always spot during our morning scroll are making way for something much more innovative. Thanks to pros like Salwa Rahman, Lynski, Emily Wood and more, Instagram makeup has entered a new era of inspiration.

  • 17 Pairs Of Sunglasses That Elton John Himself Would Approve Of
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    17 Pairs Of Sunglasses That Elton John Himself Would Approve Of

    Statement sunglasses make us as happy as a British summer (when it appears). Thankfully, we're moving past that phase and channelling the rocketman himself with whacky sunglasses that deserve their moment in the spotlight. Get ahead of the quirky trend and click through for our pick of the best whimsical frames that will give Elton John a run for his money.

  • The New Wave Of Instagram Makeup Artists Changing The Beauty Landscape
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    The New Wave Of Instagram Makeup Artists Changing The Beauty Landscape

    When it comes to makeup, Instagram is a font of imagination. Everyone from beauty novices to experts like Katie Jane Hughes, Charlotte Tilbury and Terry Barber can share their creations, but the super popular cut creases, mega-matte lips and flawlessly defined eyebrows we always spot during our morning scroll are making way for something much more innovative. Thanks to pros like Salwa Rahman, Lynski, Emily Wood and more, Instagram makeup has entered a new era of inspiration.

  • Big Little Lies Season 2 Finale Recap: Yes, Lies Were Said
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    Big Little Lies Season 2 Finale Recap: Yes, Lies Were Said

    Unfortunately, this finale was about as exciting as Renata Klein's (Laura Dern) Starbucks order. Yes, it had its moments (Mary Louise's gasp! Celeste's tears! Everything Bonnie (Zoe Kravitz) did!), but that final scene?! That's it! I refuse to accept it.

  • Big Little Lies Season 2 Finale Recap: Yes, Lies Were Said
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    Big Little Lies Season 2 Finale Recap: Yes, Lies Were Said

    Unfortunately, this finale was about as exciting as Renata Klein's (Laura Dern) Starbucks order. Yes, it had its moments (Mary Louise's gasp! Celeste's tears! Everything Bonnie (Zoe Kravitz) did!), but that final scene?! That's it! I refuse to accept it.

  • New Music To Know This Week: Brittany Howard, The Highwomen & More
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    New Music To Know This Week: Brittany Howard, The Highwomen & More

    Ever since my first job at MTV working as a music programmer, I can't stop trying to match people with music they might like. If you were looking for a working-class hero, put down the Bruce Springsteen cassette tapes and let's talk about Brittany Howard. The Alabama Shakes frontwoman is dropping a solo album in September and her video for "Stay High" is all about her father, who did shift work in a factory, and the tiny moments Howard remembers of him.

  • New Music To Know This Week: Brittany Howard, The Highwomen & More
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    New Music To Know This Week: Brittany Howard, The Highwomen & More

    Ever since my first job at MTV working as a music programmer, I can't stop trying to match people with music they might like. If you were looking for a working-class hero, put down the Bruce Springsteen cassette tapes and let's talk about Brittany Howard. The Alabama Shakes frontwoman is dropping a solo album in September and her video for "Stay High" is all about her father, who did shift work in a factory, and the tiny moments Howard remembers of him.

  • These Are The World's Most Admired Women, According To A Major Poll
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    These Are The World's Most Admired Women, According To A Major Poll

    The ever inspiring Michelle Obama is the world's most admired woman, according to an extensive new YouGov poll.

  • These Are The World's Most Admired Women, According To A Major Poll
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    These Are The World's Most Admired Women, According To A Major Poll

    The ever inspiring Michelle Obama is the world's most admired woman, according to an extensive new YouGov poll.

  • The Best Tracks Off Beyoncé's New Album Are A Big "Mood 4 Eva"
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    The Best Tracks Off Beyoncé's New Album Are A Big "Mood 4 Eva"

    The 27 track album, including 14 new songs and 13 interludes, is inspired by the film and features multiple African artists along with A-list collaborators like Pharrell, Kendrick Lamar, Tierra Whack, and Jessie Reyez. "Brown Skinned Girl" features vocals from none other than Blue Ivy Carter, Bey & Jay-Z's first daughter (who was also featured on "Blue" from Bey's 2013 self-titled album). Blue's voice is the first one heard on the track, singing along with SAINt JHN (a Brooklyn-born artist whose family is from Guyana ).

  • The Best Tracks Off Beyoncé's New Album Are A Big "Mood 4 Eva"
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    The Best Tracks Off Beyoncé's New Album Are A Big "Mood 4 Eva"

    The 27 track album, including 14 new songs and 13 interludes, is inspired by the film and features multiple African artists along with A-list collaborators like Pharrell, Kendrick Lamar, Tierra Whack, and Jessie Reyez. "Brown Skinned Girl" features vocals from none other than Blue Ivy Carter, Bey & Jay-Z's first daughter (who was also featured on "Blue" from Bey's 2013 self-titled album). Blue's voice is the first one heard on the track, singing along with SAINt JHN (a Brooklyn-born artist whose family is from Guyana ).

  • Everything In The Westworld Season 3 Trailer — & Some Things You Missed
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    Everything In The Westworld Season 3 Trailer — & Some Things You Missed

    Spoilers for Westworld season 2 ahead.

  • Everything In The Westworld Season 3 Trailer — & Some Things You Missed
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    Everything In The Westworld Season 3 Trailer — & Some Things You Missed

    Spoilers for Westworld season 2 ahead.

  • Princess Diana's style is more on trend than ever, says ex Vogue editor
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    Princess Diana's style is more on trend than ever, says ex Vogue editor

    From polka dots to big shoulders and dad trainers

  • Some Of Your Favourite Shows Are Heading To BritBox, The UK's New Netflix Rival
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    Some Of Your Favourite Shows Are Heading To BritBox, The UK's New Netflix Rival

    BritBox, the streaming rival to Netflix from ITV and the BBC, has announced its first wave of shows. When ITV and BBC confirmed plans to launch BritBox in the UK earlier this year, they promised "the biggest collection of British content available on any streaming service". Now they've revealed that shows "recently broadcast on ITV and BBC" including Love Island, Famalam, Cleaning Up and Gentleman Jack will be available on BritBox when it launches later this year.

  • Some Of Your Favourite Shows Are Heading To BritBox, The UK's New Netflix Rival
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    Some Of Your Favourite Shows Are Heading To BritBox, The UK's New Netflix Rival

    BritBox, the streaming rival to Netflix from ITV and the BBC, has announced its first wave of shows. When ITV and BBC confirmed plans to launch BritBox in the UK earlier this year, they promised "the biggest collection of British content available on any streaming service". Now they've revealed that shows "recently broadcast on ITV and BBC" including Love Island, Famalam, Cleaning Up and Gentleman Jack will be available on BritBox when it launches later this year.