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  • A Fragrance Critic on the Problem With Perfume

    22 October 2014, 5:24 pm by: Kathleen Hou

    From 2006 to 2010, writer Chandler Burr served as the New York Times' first (and only) perfume critic. He famously awarded four stars and the rating of "excellent" to Britney Spears's Midnight Fantasy, calling it "the perfect olfactory incarnation of Spears…
  • The Real Reasons Twitter Can Be So Brutally, Screamingly Terrible

    22 October 2014, 3:58 pm by: Simon Owens

    Though the battle over “#Gamergate,” which can only be described as an amorphous debate on issues ranging from misogyny in the gaming community to “ethics” in gaming journalism, has proliferated across nearly all media platforms, both online and off,…
  • Rob Pruitt Likens Spray-Painting Jeans to Casual Sex

    22 October 2014, 3:28 pm by: Véronique Hyland

    Rob Pruitt — the man who customized our Nicki Minaj cover with a panda drawing, while wearing only a panda stuffed animal — accessorized with a gas mask last night at Barneys New York. The artist was on hand to spray-paint J Brand jeans in dégradé…
  • Introducing Health Goth, a New Lifestyle Trend

    22 October 2014, 3:27 pm by: Allison P Davis

    Somewhere in between normcore, cyberpunk, goth, and sportswear chic exists the possibly real trend known as “Health Goth.” It's been kicking around since spring, actually, but it seems to have entered the mainstream this week, much to the chagrin of OG…
  • Jessica Craig-Martin on Her Big Show for Charity

    22 October 2014, 2:31 pm by: Erica Schwiegershausen

    Fifteen years ago, the photographer Jessica Craig-Martin — best known for her hyper-realistic photographs of the lifestyles of the wealthy — was on assignment photographing the ultrarich women of Fisher Island when she spontaneously decided to take a…
  • Inevitably, Iggy Azalea Is Forever 21’s New Face

    22 October 2014, 2:28 pm by: Véronique Hyland

    Iggy Azalea was inescapable this summer, and it looks like the holiday season will be no different in terms of Iggy ubiquity. The flashy, fun short-shorts lover is the new face of flashy, fun short-shorts purveyor Forever 21, proclaims People StyleWatch, with…
  • Female Astronauts Are Cheaper to Send to Mars

    22 October 2014, 2:19 pm by: Maggie Lange

    At Slate, Kate Greene writes that in her experimental work on a NASA-funded research project, she found that women would be cheaper to fly to Mars than men. She writes that it is due to metabolics and average body mass. On a mock mission in Hawaii, Greene…
  • Inside Paris’s Fancy New Fondation Louis Vuitton

    22 October 2014, 2:15 pm by: Alice Cavanagh

    Frank Gehry has all but invaded Paris this month, with two new projects bearing his name: the inauguration of the long-awaited Fondation Louis Vuitton, an immense modern-art space in the historic parkland of the Bois de Boulogne, and a retrospective of his…
  • A Rebellious Kate Middleton Displayed Her Knees

    22 October 2014, 1:56 pm by: Erica Schwiegershausen

    Yesterday, Kate Middleton attended an awards night for wildlife photography and quietly rebelled against the queen’s previously reported no-knees-shall-be-seen decree. The duchess showed up at the London Museum of Natural History wearing a baby-blue Jenny…
  • J.W. Anderson, Simone Rocha Among British Fashion Award Nominees

    22 October 2014, 1:40 pm by: Véronique Hyland

    Today, the British Fashion Council announced its nominees for this year's British Fashion Awards, and while the usual suspects are on the roll call — Cara Delevingne for Model of the Year, Christopher Bailey for menswear — there are plenty of new names in…
  • Ask Polly: How Do I Get My Husband to Act Like a Man?

    22 October 2014, 1:25 pm by: Heather Havrilesky

    Dear Polly, Several years ago I had a frightening incident with a man and was kind of scared of men for a while. I felt a little lost after that and looked for love in different places. I dated a woman, a bisexual man, and then finally settled down with ...…
  • How to Get Justice for Your Leaked Nudes

    22 October 2014, 1:08 pm by: Kat Stoeffel

    Not everyone has fancy lawyers and the FBI at her disposal when her nude photographs are stolen and published, as "fappening" victims Jennifer Lawrence and Kate Upton do. For the rest of us, there's Leaked Leakers, an "in-progress database of abusers who steal…
  • Inside Paris' Fancy New Fondation Louis Vuitton

    22 October 2014, 1:07 pm by: Alice Cavanagh

    Frank Gehry has all but invaded Paris this month, with two new projects baring his name: the inauguration of the long-awaited Fondation Louis Vuitton, an immense modern art space in the historic parkland of the Bois de Boulogne, and a retrospective of his life…
  • Everyone’s a Jerk to Everyone Online, But Young Women Have It the Worst

    22 October 2014, 12:22 pm by: Jesse Singal

    Internet harassment has been a big subject recently, first as part of a national conversation on cyberbullying sparked by several tragic incidents, and more recently by a certain video game controversy that shall here remain nameless. A new study just released…
  • Lena Dunham’s Book Gave Zadie Smith Noun-Shame

    22 October 2014, 12:22 pm by: Stephanie Eckardt

    In conversation at Brooklyn Academy of Music, as part of their Unbound series with Greenlight Bookstore, Zadie Smith told Lena Dunham about her experience publishing a novel at age 25, in which reviewers praised her for writing "like a man." She in turn,…
  • The Trailer for the First Ever Joan Didion Documentary Is Here!

    22 October 2014, 12:09 pm

    Today's the day for your inner freshman-with-a-minor-in-creative-writing to pull out her well-worn copy of Slouching Towards Bethlehem. The trailer for We Tell Ourselves Stories in Order to Live, the first ever Joan Didion documentary, has arrived.The doc,…
  • UT, Austin, Street Style: Cozy Cardigans and Chucks

    22 October 2014, 11:43 am by: Lili Marie Jamail

    Throughout this week, the Cut explores college life, from politics and identity to parties, sex, and style. So far, the Cut’s exploration of campus style has taken us to a normcore extreme at UCLA and leather-heavy looks at NYU. Today, Lili Marie Jamail, a…
  • Watch Tokyo’s Decora Girls Explain Their Style

    22 October 2014, 10:15 am by: Erica Schwiegershausen

    This month, Refinery29 is launching a new video series, Style Out There — a six-part documentary series billed as an exploration of niche style identities from around the world, featuring fashions as far-flung as couples who coordinate outfits in Seoul to…
  • Miley Cyrus Remembers Which Outfits Got Her Laid

    22 October 2014, 10:14 am by: Maggie Lange

    Miley Cyrus posted that she is "wearing a skirt that got me lucky last time." It is a good and particular type of memory. There is certainly a little section of the brain — important neurologists haven't named it yet — for itemizing clothes that led to…
  • Pharrell to Appear in Latest Chanel Film

    22 October 2014, 10:04 am by: Véronique Hyland

    The hills will soon be alive with the sound of Pharrell. The musician and warrior against time is joining Karl Lagerfeld's Salzburg spree for Chanel's pre-fall show in the Austrian city on December 2. Well, virtually at least: WWD reports that Pharrell, along…
  • Look Back at the Height of Paris’s Pre–World War II Parties

    22 October 2014, 10:00 am by: Erica Schwiegershausen

    In America, Elsie de Wolfe is best known as the first prominent female interior decorator, responsible for redecorating the Colony Club in 1907, and as the author of The House in Good Taste. Yet abroad she was better known as Lady Mendl — one of the most…
  • Whoever Taped This Kim K. Instagram to a Planet Fitness Elliptical Is All of Us

    22 October 2014, 9:37 am by: Jessica Roy

    It doesn't even really matter who taped this printout of a Kim Kardashian Instagram to an elliptical at the Planet Fitness in Bushwick. Man or woman, young or old, black or white: This person is all of us, collectively projecting our hopes and dreams onto an…
  • Humans: Impressively Skilled at Spotting Cheaters

    22 October 2014, 9:32 am by: Maggie Lange

    New research has located a formerly not-praised skill among humans: a sick ability to recognize who is cheating on whom in a relationship.The study published in the journal Personal Relationships comes from Brigham Young University. Scientists asked…
  • College Sex Is the Worst Sex, and That’s Okay

    22 October 2014, 9:30 am by: Maureen O'Connor

    Throughout this week, the Cut explores college life, from politics and identity to parties, sex, and style. I recently had a conversation with a friend about a sexual maneuver that plagued the backseats of cars and our freshman dormitories. Hookups from the…
  • Renée Zellweger Knows She Looks Different

    22 October 2014, 9:24 am by: Allison P. Davis

    After all the talk yesterday, it seems like there is absolutely nothing left to say about the appearance of Renée Zellweger’s face at Elle’s Women in Hollywood event, but the actress herself has found a few more.She spoke to People magazine about all the…

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