Campaigns intended to raise awareness about the dangers of eating disorders may actually encourage eating disorders. More
We don’t know what we’d do without lifestyle guides from Nicky Hilton and Pippa Middleton. More
Women who wear size 0 or 00—which I’m told is an enviable size to wear—are having a hard time finding clothes that fit. And wouldn’t you know it, they’re not afraid to let the whole world know about their troubles. More
From now on, anytime anything awesome in the world that happens regarding women and women’s rights and feminist issues, I am going to start taking credit for it, and you guys should too, because it is all part of our AGENDA. More
Those sandwiches aren’t going to make themselves. More
A good fashion memoir should be clever, have a unique voice, and teach you something you didn’t know about fashion. These seven titles should fit the bill. More
Vainglorious of Instagram, rejoice! More
Awwwww, you sold your first 800 copies, how cute! More
Could you go a year without having sex with anyone? How about twelve years? One stylish French lady did, and she made it seem cool like only a stylish French lady could. More
Remember that awesome woman who championed for Jane Austen to replace Charles Darwin as the face of Britain’s 10-pound note? Well, as a direct result of her activism, feminist Caroline Criado-Perez has received criticism in the manner almost exclusively reserved for women: rape threats. Of course, she’s also received death threats, just so scary assholes can cover their bases in the “FUCK WOMEN” game. More
There is a stereotype in movies and literature, perhaps one exemplified by The Wolverine (opening this Friday) that there are certain men who are just so cool, and independent, and able to shoot spikes out of their fingers that they need never settle down or find a mate. That they should probably just be lone wolves forever, because it’s their way. Weirdly, Willie Nelson embodies this notion more than Wolverine does, but let’s just go with it. Are there female equivalents? How do they compare? Let’s assess some of them. More
Look, I make fun of Mr. Darcy all the time, and it’s mostly because I hate Jane Austen. It’s not really fair. I mean, sure, Mr. Darcy is terrible, but lots of romantic heroes are extremely overrated.
Look, I have never fully understood why women love Mr. Darcy so much. Or rather, I guess I do. I imagine it has to do with wanting to believe that every man who is sullen and uncommunicative and vaguely insulting is secretly in love with you. Women of Earth – he is not. He is just sullen and uncommunicative, and it’s important not to confuse one for the other. More
Seriously, why wasn’t this on my high school reading list?!
Watch a few notable Star Wars scene play out in Shakespearean fashion in this book trailer, as well as more daily video picks from The Gloss. More