Fashion & Style

Jimmy Carter and Jacqueline Woodson on Race, Religion and Rights

Photo The author Jacqueline Woodson and President Jimmy Carter, discussing a range of issues over lunch at the Manhattan restaurant Clement. Credit Hilary Swift/The New York Times Take two fine memoirists to lunch, and before long they will be trading moments from their childhood when a door opened, as Graham Greene put it, and let the future in. President Jimmy ...

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Kids in the Kitchen: A 9-Year-Old Cooks Pasta With Tomatoes and Mushrooms

Photo Rory (right) chops tomatoes while Lily measures flour for pie crust.Credit KJ Dell’Antonia Can a 9-year-old cook a healthy dinner the whole family will enjoy? In the comments to the last Kids Cook column, Juliet noted that we’ve cooked a lot of desserts, and no vegetables (unless, she teases, we count Ketchup Chicken). “Isn’t the point of this series,” ...

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Did Men’s Fashion Week Work? Michael Kors and Others Say Yes

Photo The John Varvatos show at Skylight Clarkson Sq. Credit Jennifer S. Altman for The New York Times The metrics will determine whether the long-planned New York Fashion Week: Men’s was the success its organizers hoped for. Yet immediate reaction to the first consolidated men’s wear week since 2001 suggested an industry in an unexpectedly buoyant mood. By separating men’s ...

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Makeup That Lasts in the Heat

Photo In deep summer, I consider only makeup products that promise long wear. My nonstop schedule (which for working moms or anyone tethered to her email isn’t all that unique) means makeup that stays put. Who wants wandering eyeliner at the 3 p.m. meeting? I’ve added these four picks to my cosmetics bag. Butter Iconoclast Infinite Lacquer Liner ($20) Intensely ...

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After Cancer’s Calm, a Daughter’s Emotional Storm

Photo Credit Illustration by Abigail Gray Swartz I’m the only mother I know who is happy to see her daughter cry. Not because she deserves to, but because after everything she has faced, her tears are our first glimpse of emotions that have been missing for a very long time. I was told I had cancer three and a half ...

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A New Cadre of Experts Helps Women Navigate Their Divorces

Photo A Brooklyn dinner party given by Untied, a support group founded by Elise Pettus, center, that helps women demystify the often-baffling process of divorce. Credit Dina Litovsky for The New York Times The women are architects, film industry executives, skin care consultants, product managers at tech companies, psychologists. They have worked in finance, publishing and television, though some had ...

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John Varvatos After-Party

Gina Gershon and Christian Slater help the designer John Varvatos celebrate his men’s wear show with a party at the Electric Room. Source link

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