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  • Where to Follow All of the Cut’s Editors During Fashion Week

    Fri 7:31pm By The Cut
    The thing about Fashion Week is that there is a lot going on. With what seems like every publication, fashion brand, blogger, model, and celebrity tweeting, Instagramming, and snapping from all of the shows, dinners, parties, and after-parties (are you tired…
  • The Scent That Smells Like Forgotten Dreams

    Fri 6:39pm By Ashley Weatherford
    Commes des Garçons isn't known for conservative scents, and its latest, Dot, is no exception. To coincide with its debut in stores today, the brand commissioned British artist and filmmaker Katerina Jebb to make a short film. Called We Can Find Beautiful…
  • Dad Gets Carried Away, Clobbers His Child With a Giant Snowball

    Fri 6:15pm By Dayna Evans
    After this winter's snow, it was hard to distinguish the adults from the kids when surveying the wintry wonderland. Snowball fights and snowmen and joyful racing through the park — these activities were not limited to grade-schoolers alone. Snow turned many…
  • 8 Actually Good Things That Happened This Week

    Fri 6:00pm By Jessica Roy
    It's the Friday before Valentine's Day and whether you're single or in a relationship you have a built-in excuse for consuming chocolate all weekend, so I really don't want to hear any complaining. But before you fall into a Russell Stover coma, here are eight…
  • The Force Is Strong With Rihanna

    Fri 5:39pm By Dayna Evans
    For possibly the very first time in history, Star Wars paraphernalia managed to look cool. In a floor-length skirt by Vetements, goth queen Rihanna was seen out and about in New York City on Friday. Prepared for the cold, she is. A long, long time ago in a…
  • Evan Rachel Wood Says She Smells Like the Earth

    Fri 4:26pm By Ashley Weatherford
    Many of us would leap at the chance to roll around with Chris Evans, but Evan Rachel Wood actually gets paid to do it. The two are back at it again in a new ad that features Gucci's Guilty scents — two complementing fragrances made for both sexes. Ahead of…
  • Lingerie That Subverts the Male Gaze, in Cotton and Lace

    Fri 4:05pm By Dayna Evans
    Right before Valentine’s Day, it behooves us all to revisit the 2003 Onion story Women Now Empowered by Everything a Woman Does. It’s hard to believe that it’s been 13 years since a parody news publication delivered this wisdom, but here we are,…
  • More Asian Models Are Getting Beauty Contracts

    Fri 2:47pm By Ashley Weatherford
    Not too long after signing Soo Joo Park, the brand's first Asian-American face, L'Oréal Paris announced that Chinese model Xiao Wen Ju is joining its roster. The Chinese model, known for her psychedelic Vogue Italia cover and promoting Zoolander 2's…
  • Say Hi to Cool New Korean Brand Gentle Monster

    Fri 2:42pm By Catie L'Heureux
    You might not have heard of Gentle Monster yet, but give it a few months. The Korean eyewear brand has already amassed a huge following in Asia, and now it's ready to make a huge push in the U.S. It's already off to a great start, collaborating with the likes…
  • See All the Best Street Style From NYFW

    Fri 2:02pm By YoungJun Koo
    This season, the Golden Peacock Award is changing: We'll be crowning one lucky contender daily. Agree? Disagree? Chime in below. The first day of NYFW was more than just cold; it was so bad that you could practically feel the tears freeze on your face after…
  • ‘I Try to Find Clothes With Personal Touches.’

    Fri 1:44pm By Aurora James as told to Véronique Hyland
    In Fashion Feelings, we’ll be talking to notable people about how fashion changed their lives. Here, Aurora James, founder and creative director of the sustainable shoe line Brother Vellies, on her long-lasting love of vintage and how that ethos influences…
  • You’re a Female Coder? Great, Don’t Tell Anyone

    Fri 1:43pm By Laura June
    A new study confirms something you may have already guessed, which is that women face biases because of their gender.However, the study also suggests something some people (probably not women) could find surprising: While women (in this case, coders on…
  • Maya Rudolph Is Nostalgic for the Days When Actresses Did Their Own Makeup

    Fri 1:28pm By Bennett Marcus
    At Thursday night’s American Songbook Gala honoring Lorne Michaels, the Cut had the chance to talk to Maya Rudolph about some of her favorite Saturday Night Live memories. Turns out the seven-season veteran has been a fan since her pre-VCR childhood, when…
  • Tessa Thompson on Race, Hollywood, and Her Impending Stardom

    Fri 1:26pm By Lindsay Peoples
    Thirteen years ago, Tessa Thompson took the stage at the Boston Court Theatre production as Juliet in Romeo and Juliet: Antebellum New Orleans, and she hasn’t looked back. Her performance earned her an NAACP Theatre Award nomination and led to appearances on…
  • If This Doesn’t Compel You to Sneeze Into Your Elbow, You Are Beyond Hope

    Fri 12:53pm By Susan Rinkunas
    The good people at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology recently took high-speed camera photos of more than 100 sneezes in the name of mapping the spread of infectious diseases, and they are even more foul than you might expect.Per a release:  "New…
  • Liv Tyler on Women Doing ‘Men Things’

    Fri 12:40pm By Alex Catarinella
    At the Belstaff pop-up shop on Greene Street in Soho Wednesday night, there were flashing lights, video cameras, boom mics (oddly terrifying), publicists (oddly un-terrifying, defying industry stereotypes), journalists, suited-up waiters, and fashion types in…
  • Barack and Michelle Celebrate Valentine’s Day by Embarrassing Their Daughters

    Fri 12:31pm By Jessica Roy
    As the end of his term grows ever-near, President Obama has not only taken to giving fewer fucks about people's opinions of his policy decisions, but he's also joined Michelle in an effort to just go all-out on embarrassing Sasha and Malia. On Thursday the…
  • Yeezy Season 3 Brought Out Kanye’s Real Friends

    Fri 11:39am By Dayna Evans
    At yesterday's much-talked-about Yeezy Season 3 presentation, the only thing that seemed to outnumber models standing motionlessly on a slanted stage at Madison Square Garden was Kanye West's cabal of celebrity friends. In a pit beneath the Yeezy x Adidas…
  • Relax, Kanye: You’ve Won Fashion, Music, Everything

    Fri 11:34am By Cathy Horyn
    Fashion people love it when a designer ups the ante during the show season. Take us to Mars! Kanye West didn’t take us to Mars yesterday, but he did take us inside his brain — and it was nearly as inflamed. West chose Madison Square Garden as the launch…
  • The World’s Fastest Girl Is 17 and Says Boys Are Afraid to Race Her

    Fri 11:29am By Jessica Roy
    The world's fastest girl is only 17, but that only makes the prospect of racing her all the more daunting — especially when you're a scaredy-cat dude. Candace Hill says that when she practices with the boys' track team at her school, the guys come up with…