Claire Danes Emmy Awards Faux-Bob

Everybody freaked out when Claire Danes turned up on the Emmy Awards red carpet tonight sporting a dramatically shorter bob, but don't worry, people: it's faux. (The general consensus seems to be disappointment, but I prefer her with longer hair, so I'm happy it's temporary.) Also: only a few more days until Homeland returns. Yippee!

Beauty How-To: Claire Danes’ makeup at the Golden Globes awards

Claire Danes will forever and ever amen be Angela Chase, and therefore (on screen, at least) she can do no wrong. She was pretty flawless tonight at the Golden Globes: the hair, the makeup, the dress. It all worked. Here's the How-To Beauty Breakdown for Claire's makeup as done by Matin Maulawizada, Global Artistry Director for ...

The Met Ball Costume Institute Gala makes me miss New York. My New York.

During my post-college New York City years, I lived on 81st and Lex. I'm so much more an uptown girl than a downtown one, and my little corner of the city felt like the perfect location: safe, gorgeous, clean, close to Central Park, within 4 blocks of both an express train and a local train, ...

Burberry Glossed-Twill Black Trench Coat

While lazily clicking through this InStyle fashion article about the 10 Things Every Woman Must Own (red flats! leopard-print scarves!), I stopped on this photo: The Classic Trench. Of course. However, I'm used to trench coats in tan or khaki. A trench coat in black isn't reinventing the wheel...but it's something I simply never considered. Smashing! I hightailed ...