Author Archives: Joanna Arcieri

Party Favors: A Birth Plan For Champions

Party Favors: A Birth Plan For Champions

How to have a baby without pain meds. -The Hairpin

Here are some tips for successful online dating. -YourTango

Your underwear can double as a headband. -The Frisky

The FBI changes the definition of rape. -DoubleX

Breaking down breast cancer myths. -College Candy

Marc Jacobs negotiations with Dior are “progressing.” -Styleite

Can you learn to be more attractive? (From the internet?!) -YouBeauty

Lauren Conrad‘s holiday collection now has a lookbook. -The Budget Babe

Test driving the new extreme flare. -StyleList

As designer goods become scarce, will flash sales survive? -The High Low

It’s time to start stocking up on good Fall tights. -Refinery29

BaubleBar teamed up with Erickson Beamon. -Poshglam

Do you know how to wear hats? If no, here is a video tutorial. -Birchbox

Here’s a whole lot of motorcycle boots! -Betty Confidential

Party Favors: Everybody Loves Beyonce Today

Party Favors: Everybody Loves Beyonce Today

Everything Beyonce wore in that “Countdown” video. – The Frisky

Fed Up With Lunch sounds enlightening and infuriating. -DoubleX

Diablo Cody has now given us Young Adult. – The Hairpin

Mary Janes for Fall. -Betty Confidential

Lady Gaga dressed like a normal person at iheartradio music festival. – College Candy

These are the reasons you’re undateable. – YourTango

A style guide for the Emmanuelle Alt-obsessed. -Refinery29

The Kardashians are in favor of pairing black and brown. -The Budget Babe

Unexpected style evolution: Susan Sarandon. -StyleList

Cities are fighting over Fashion Week schedules. It’s getting ugly. -The High Low

Dry brushing sounds like some kind of crazy miracle. -Birchbox

Scientists will never figure out if wine is good for you. -YouBeauty

How To Effectively Sneeze Without Killing Everyone

How To Effectively Sneeze Without Killing Everyone

Contagion, Steven Soderbergh’s disaster movie about a pandemic gone horribly wrong, will make you itchy. If you’re hypocondriac, you should probably avoid Contagion all costs. The movie begins with Gwyneth Paltrow on a business trip in Hong Kong and she goes to a casino with some co-workers. Then she gets a virus and brings it back to America. Chaos ensues. Spoiler: Gwyneth ruins everything.

But maybe this could have been avoided. These are the most effective ways that Gwyneth Paltrow could have not infected everyone in the world with her killer strain of bird flu. More »

Selena Gomez And 14 Other Actors Who Played A Different Ethnicity

Selena Gomez And 14 Other Actors Who Played A Different Ethnicity

Did you hear this one? Rumors are circulating that an adaptation of Candace Bushnell’s prequel novels to Sex and the CityThe Carrie Diaries and Summer in the City–are in the works. No, the prequel won’t star the original ladies as heavily CGI-ed versions of themselves but rather some of Hollywood’s young starlets of the moment: Blake Lively as Samantha, Elizabeth Olsen as Carrie, Emma Roberts as Miranda, and Selena Gomez as Charlotte. More »