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Dolce & Gabbana just released its first-ever line of hijbas and abayas, making the traditional garments available to Muslim women who are often excluded from the high fashion world. The clothing is made from lightweight fabrics in neutral colors featuring luxe details such as lace trims, playful polka dots, paisley patterns and floral prints. Many of the models accessorize with oversize sunglasses and purses — my favorite look is the daisy-print hijab paired with daisy-studded sunglasses at top. (Note: the clothes look cool, but I would...
Disney has revealed a sneak peek of the new movie Moana, which features a heroine of Pacific Islander descent. The title character Moana is a young girl and expert navigator leaves her home to go exploring. She is voiced by 14-year-old Native Hawaiian Auli'i Cravalho (person of color who is age-appropriate! Double win!). Moana will join Mulan, Tiana, Lilo, Jasmine, Tiger Lily and Pocahontas in the canon of Disney princesses or heroines of color. We are very excited about the progress that Disney is making by...
If you thought podcasts peaked with “Serial,” think again! In the past year or so, we’ve seen more and more amazing podcasts created by women. Lena Dunham’s “Women of the Hour” is just the tip of the iceberg.Last year, we brought you a list of 10 Lady Podcasts You Need To Listen To Right Now, featuring favorites like “Another Round,” “Call Your Girlfriend” and “Death, Sex, Money.” Now it’s time for an update. Read on to learn about 10 more amazing lady podcasts - and...
On Saturday, February 6th, Lifetime is premiering Manson's Lost Girls, a movie following the lives of the woman in Charles Manson's family who were involved in Helter Skelter and the killing of at least seven people in the Tate/LaBianca murders. The Lifetime Original Movie is set in the "psychedelic summer of 1969" and depicts the gory details through the eyes of Linda Kasabian, a former member of the Manson Family and the getaway driver during the slaughterings. Kasabian is played by MacKenzie Mauzy from Into the...
Did you know that there are over 14,000 average monthly Google searches for "how to use a condom"? Well, luckily, you don't need to Google that, because you're reading this article. This awesome infographic from Carvaka Sex Toys will teach you how to use a condom and more. Notable are the instructions for how to use the female condom (also important!), how to best store condoms (not in your wallet!), and general fun facts (tell them to people at parties!).  Header image: Flickr/Hey Paul Studios More from...