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40+ Last-Minute Gifts So Good, Everyone Will Think You’re Santa Claus

So you waited until the last minute to buy someone a holiday gift? Not to worry — we’ve got you covered. We looked to some of our favorite sites that offer expedited shipping.

Nordstrom offers various shipping methods, with options to order as late as Dec. 22 for delivery by Christmas. If you have an Amazon Prime account, all items from Shopbop will be delivered in just two days. So we did the hard work and shopped both the retailers for its best picks. The best part: they’re all under $100. Keep scrolling to shop our favorites before it’s too late.












































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Meghan Markle’s Black Gown Is So Stunning, These Pictures Should Hang in a Museum

When Meghan Markle makes a surprise appearance, the whole world pays attention. The Duchess of Sussex showed up at the 2018 Fashion Awards in London on Dec. 10 to award Givenchy’s Clare Waight Keller with a special honor, and it’s damn near impossible to stop thinking about her dress.

Clare is the brilliant mind behind the famous royal’s breathtaking wedding dress, so it’s no surprise Meghan was given the honor of presenting her with the British designer of the year award. Meghan frequently gravitates towards Givenchy designs, and chose a one-shoulder fitted gown for the awards. She paired the look with gold Tamara Mellon heels and Pippa Small jewelry, but her greatest accessory had to be the glow she gave off as she cradled her growing belly. Once again, her maternity style is totally on point. Check out more angles of Meghan’s look ahead — it will leave you speechless.

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Waco, Reborn

WACO, Tex. — It’s an unlikely tourist town. A flat, dusty stretch, Waco was until recently best known in Texas as the halfway point between Dallas and Austin, or Baylor University’s college town. Nationally, it was most famous for its proximity to the 51-day standoff between the F.B.I. and Branch Davidians in 1993 that resulted in almost 80 dead in a fire.

That’s all changed now, thanks to “Fixer Upper,” the HGTV home makeover show that premiered in 2013 and ended this year after five seasons. It followed Chip and Joanna Gaines, an attractive, can-do construction and design couple, as they renovated buildings all over Waco, transforming old houses into cozy homes with plenty of shiplap on the walls. They filmed there for a reason: As they explained on their website, an “unnecessary strain on our families and children” was out of the question. (The couple’s oldest child, Drake, was 9 when the first season aired, and in June of this year, a fifth child, Crew, was born.)

The couple met in Waco at Joanna’s father’s Firestone Tire store in 2001 after both graduating from Baylor University, and they quickly partnered in love and home design. Mr. Gaines handled the construction; Mrs. Gaines the finishing touches. With lots of rough hewed wood and matte color palettes, their modern yet folksy style attracted an HGTV offer and a devoted following.

And as the couple’s popularity grew, so did their investment in Waco.

In 2015, they opened Magnolia Market, a home goods store that sells Mrs. Gaines’s mass-produced collections of bohemian farmhouse décor, and quickly followed with a bakery, garden shop and a turf-lawn park built near two old silos that had been constructed in 1950 by the Brazos Valley Cotton Oil Company. They also opened a nearby restaurant, Magnolia Table, in the former Elite Café, a longtime favorite that closed in 2016 after several different owners and renovations. When the Gaineses took it over, they installed subway tile along the walls, exposed the wood beams in the ceiling and stuck an ever-changing marquee sign out front. Naturally, the renovation was featured on their show.

No one’s complaining. The number of tourists to Waco has tripled in the four years since “Fixer Upper” first aired, with some 1.7 million people visiting in the first seven months of 2018 alone, and other local businesses have flourished with the influx. Carla Pendergraft, director of marketing for the Waco Convention and Visitors Bureau, said the appeal of the “Fixer Upper” brand has had a profound impact on the city.

“When they opened their silos downtown in 2013, we tracked attendance and it skyrocketed,” she said, noting that so many people connect with Mr. and Mrs. Gaines and their brand because they represent “something special” to Americans: maybe safety and comfort within the home.

“I’ve listened to a lot of comments from visitors and that’s what they say,” Ms. Pendergraft went on. “It’s not just the home décor; it’s not just how Joanna Gaines transforms houses; it’s more than that. I think it’s a Scandinavian concept called hygge and it’s a Danish concept that means creating a warm atmosphere and enjoying a good life.”

Boomtown, USA

One beneficiary of the new boom is David Ridley, whose own home was featured on “Fixer Upper” and who now runs a small outfit called Waco Tours. His company provides guided journeys through downtown Waco and the Baylor University campus, with stops at eight houses that have been renovated by the Gaineses over the five seasons of “Fixer Upper.”

Over two years he has taken 37,000 people on his drives, he said, each paying $79 a pop. Mr. Ridley said that 95 percent of those people are drawn to Waco because of the Gaineses, so the tour stops at places like Common Grounds and Heritage Creamery for coffee and ice cream because “they’re on the show.”

The one place Waco Tours doesn’t go is the Branch Davidian compound, which is about 25 minutes out of town. Mr. Ridley said that when Waco Tours began operating, many people asked about the deadly siege, but now he hears fewer and fewer questions about it.

The saga of the Branch Davidians — how the religious community was raided by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms after the compound was suspected of stockpiling illegal weapons; how a gun battle erupted, causing the F.B.I. to initiate a siege; and how it all escalated into tear gas and flames, leaving 76 people dead — had given Waco a somewhat sinister reputation. (A 2011 song by Willie Nelson and Billy Joe Shaver, called “Wacko From Waco,” didn’t help.)

But these days, on the side of the highway that leads into town, Mr. and Mrs. Gaines smile wide on a billboard enticing visitors with their modern, family-friendly charm. No cults here!

“It’s kind of unique that Waco is getting its own name now instead of the Branch Davidians,” Mr. Ridley said. “Obviously, we know the number one reason for that has been what Chip and Jo has done rebranding their city.”

The path hasn’t been without some controversy. In late 2016, Buzzfeed ran an article about Jimmy Seibert, the pastor of the Antioch Community Church in Waco that the Gaineses attend. Soon after the Supreme Court ruled in favor of same-sex marriage, Mr. Seibert told his congregation that “homosexuality is a sin” and that 90 percent of people in “a full-blown homosexual lifestyle were abused in some way.” The sermon also included an admonition to “business leaders” to hold fast against homosexuality, and be “willing to stand to lose even a deal or two or 10 or even lose your business” in the process.

The famous couple was inundated with calls to denounce Mr. Seibert. Within two days, HGTV said: “We don’t discriminate against the LGBT community in any of our shows.” But the Gaineses were mostly quiet until several months later when Chip wrote a blog post that said: “Joanna and I have personal convictions. One of them is this: we care about you for the simple fact that you are a person, our neighbor on planet earth. It’s not about what color your skin is, how much money you have in the bank, your political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender, nationality or faith.”

Time for a Road Trip

Even though I grew up and live in Dallas, I didn’t visit Waco until a few years ago. I was curious about its newfound reputation and the questionable claim, made by Chip in his book, that the town was a destination for terminally ill people who wanted to embark on one last trip. What I found was people who love this town, both before it was an international tourist destination, and now more than ever. Yes, downtown is a little bit more crowded with out-of-towners, they say, but the sun still shines on Waco and there’s no place better.

On a recent visit, I dined at Magnolia Table, Chip and Joanna’s renovated restaurant. It was a Saturday, and a Baylor University game day, and the wait was an hour and a half. The vibe was Gainesian Disney World. There were tourists in Magnolia-branded T-shirts lined up, chatting with enthusiastic Magnolia employees selling T-shirts and hats and mugs and other Magnolia-branded souvenirs. The patrons knew there was a slim chance of seeing Chip or Joanna, but the possibility was there and it was exciting.

As I waited to be seated, I snacked on a blueberry muffin and spoke with some of the employees. One hostess said that the restaurant regularly sees people from New Zealand and Australia and the longest wait time for the restaurant was three hours, which is considered, quite rightly, extraordinary for any city or tourist town — no matter how famous the owners or how good the bacon and eggs. (Because I was alone, I sneaked in at just under 25 minutes.)

One patron, Tessa Calori, an 18-year-old fan of “Fixer Upper,” said she was visiting with her mother from Denver, Colo., and that she had begged to visit Waco for two years. Her mother, Lynette, said she also became a fan of the show after her daughter introduced it to her, and that she was drawn to the Gaineses’ work ethic.

“They seem like genuine, hard-working people,” she said.

The family’s flight into Waco had been severely delayed, totaling their travel time to 24 hours. But mother and daughter said the wait was well worth it.

Tessa Calori said she had never heard of Waco’s deadly siege. Mrs. Calori said she knew about the town’s former reputation. But, she said, “I had no interest in visiting then.”

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Are You Ready for the Financial Crisis of 2019?

For moneyed Americans, most of the past year has felt like 1929 all over again — the fun, bathtub-gin-quaffing, rich-white-people-doing-the-Charleston early part of 1929, not the grim couple of months after the stock market crashed.

After a decade-long stock market party, which saw the stocks of the S. & P. 500 index create some $17 trillion in new wealth, the rich indulged in $1,210 cocktails at the Four Seasons hotel’s Ty Bar in New York, in $325,000 Rolls-Royce Cullinan sport-utility vehicles in S.U.V.-loving Houston and in nine-figure crash pads like Aaron Spelling’s 56,000-square-foot mansion in Los Angeles (currently on the market for $175 million, more than double what it fetched just five years ago).

Will it last? Who knows. But in recent months, the anxiety that we could be in for a replay of 1929 — or 1987, or 2000, or 2008 — has become palpable not just for the Aspen set, but for any American with a 401(k).

Overall, stocks are down 1.5 percent this year, after hitting dizzying heights in early October. Hedge funds are having their worst year since the 2008 crisis. And household debt recently hit another record high of $13.5 trillion — up $837 billion from the previous peak, which preceded the Great Recession.

After a decade of low interest rates that fueled a massive run-up in stocks, real estate and other assets, financial Cassandras are not hard to find. Paul Tudor Jones, the billionaire investor, recently posited that we are likely in a “global debt bubble,” and Jim Rogers, the influential fund manager and commentator, has forewarned of a crash that will be “the biggest in my lifetime” (he is 76).

What might prove the pinprick to the “everything bubble,” as doomers like to call it? Could be anything. Could be nothing. Only time will tell if the everything bubble is a bubble at all. But, just a decade after the last financial crisis, here are five popular doom-and-gloom scenarios.

Happy holidays!

5. Student Debt

Remember how the 2008 crisis was triggered by a bunch of people, who probably should not have been lent giant amounts of money in the first place, not making their mortgage payments? That was just the precipitating factor, but go back and stream “The Big Short” if none of this rings a bell.

Then fast-forward to 2018, where bad mortgages may not be the problem. Consider, instead, the mountain of student debt out there, which is basically a $1.5 trillion bet that a generation of underemployed young people will ever be able pay off a hundred grand in tuition loans in an economy where even hedge funders are getting creamed. Already, a lot of them aren’t paying and can’t pay. In a climate where “there are massive amounts of unaffordable loans being made to people who can’t pay them,” as Sheila Bair, the former head of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, described the student debt problem in Barron’s earlier this year, nearly 20 percent of those loans are already delinquent or in default. That number could balloon to 40 percent by 2023, according to a report earlier this year by the Brookings Institution.

Now, lots of that debt is owed the federal government, so it’s unlikely to poison the banking system, as mortgages did a decade ago. But this burden of debt is already beginning to wipe out the next generation of home buyers and auto purchasers. As a result, a generation of well-educated and underemployed millennials, told to value a college education above all, could drag down an economy that never seemed to want them in the first place.

4. China

You know who has racked up even more debt than hopeful 20-something ceramics-studies grads in the United States? Here’s a hint: It’s a not-exactly-Communist country in Asia that has been on such a wild debt-fueled building spree that it somehow used more cement in just three years earlier this decade than the United States did in the entire 20th century. Think about that. Now think about it some more. Over the past decade, China devoted mountains of cash to build airports, factories and entire would-be cities — now known as “ghost” cities, since the cities are populated by largely empty skyscrapers and apartment towers — all in the name of economic growth. And grow it did.

The result is a country with a supersized population (1.4 billion people) and supersized debt. Where things go from here is anyone’s guess. Optimists might argue that those trillions bought a 21st-century Asian equivalent of the American dream. Pessimists describe that massive debt as a “mountain,” a “horror movie,” a “bomb” and a “treadmill to hell,” all in the same Bloomberg article. One thing seems certain, though: If the so-called “debt bomb” in China explodes, it’s likely to sprinkle the global economy with ash. And with President Trump teasing a trade war that already seems to be threatening China’s massive, export-based economy, we may have our answer soon.

3. The End of Easy Money

Say you lived in the suburbs, and one day your neighbor suddenly pulled up her driveway in a new $75,000 Cadillac Escalade. A week later, she was tugging a new speedboat. A few weeks after that, it was Jet Skis. You might either think, “Wow, she’s rolling in it,” or “Golly, she hates glaciers.” (Hatred of glaciers may prove, actually, to be the real spark of the financial end times.) But what if it turned out that she bought all of those carbon-dioxide-spewing toys on credit, at crazy-low interest rates? And what if those rates suddenly started to spike? The result would likely be good news for the polar ice caps and bad news for her, when the repo man (not to cave to gender stereotypes about repo-persons) came calling.

O.K., overstretched metaphor alert: The “neighbor” is us. Ever since the Federal Reserve started printing money in the name of “quantitative easing” to pull us out of the last financial crisis, money has been cheap, and seemingly any American with a pulse and a credit line has been able to fake “rich” by bingeing on all sorts of indulgences — real estate (despite tighter lending standards), fancy watches and awesome gaming systems, to say nothing of the debt that corporations were racking up, which some market analysts think might be the biggest threat of all.

The problem is: The whole system is now running in reverse. The Fed has been hiking rates and spooking markets in order to stave off inflation and other potential ills. Is this an overdue fit of fiscal sanity, or the equivalent of taking away the punch bowl just as the party was getting started, then dumping it on our heads?

There is at least one person at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue who thinks this could all end badly. “The United States should not be penalized because we are doing so well,” Mr. Trump tweeted on July 20, just one of a series of broadsides against the current Fed policy, adding, “Debt coming due & we are raising rates – Really?”

2. Italexit

I know, it’s a crazy thought: Imagine that a bunch of neighboring countries with wildly different languages, customs, values, and priorities somehow failed to get along? We don’t have to rewind 70-something years to the last Pan-European shooting war. Just witness the continuing problems in the European Union. Ever since Britain voted to leave the union in the Brexit referendum of 2016, Europeans have been engaged in a dark parlor game, speculating on who might be next. Might it be a “Frexit” spurred by nationalists in France? A “Nexit” stoked by the anti-immigrant far right in the Netherlands? Lately, the fears have focused on Italy, where an “Italexit” — or “Quitaly,” if you can’t help yourself — has been bandied about by populist politicians as they threaten to abandon the euro, or leave the European Union altogether, over an ongoing tiff with European neighbors over deficit spending, migration and whatever else drums up votes.

The turmoil has already sent ripples through global markets during the past year. In recent months, Italian populists are still making veiled threats to break up the coalition, and the official denials are not 100 percent reassuring. Following the latest budget squabble with Brussels, the Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte told news reporters: “Read my lips: For Italy there is no chance, no way to get ‘Italexit.’ There is no way to get out of Europe, of the eurozone.” Was he aware that “read my lips” is American political shorthand for a “broken promise”?

1. An Anti-Billionaire Uprising Across America

It could happen. Just sayin’.





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Meghan Markle dazzles in Givenchy gown and £50 earrings at The Fashion Awards, as she presents prestigious award to wedding dress designer, Clare Waight Keller

The 37-year-old looked stunning in a one-shoulder, floor-length black gown as she took to the stage to present the award for British Designer of the Year.

Meghan showed off her blossoming baby bump in the figure-hugging bespoke dress – designed by Givenchy – and wore her hair slicked back in a signature bun.

The Duchess appeared on stage to present the award for British Designer of the Year to Clare Waight Keller for Givenchy – who designed the royal's spectacular wedding dress earlier this year.

Meghan teamed the look with gold strappy heels and gold bangles by Pippa Small, one of which is worth £360.

The royal also wore a pair of Nosheen Stud earrings by the same designer, worth £50.








The Beckhams also arrived at the awards in style, with Victoria wearing a floor-length halter neck dress worth almost £1,800.

The gown is from Victoria's own collection and the mum-of-four walked the red carpet with husband David and eldest son, Brooklyn, 19.

Kendall Jenner wowed tonight in a sheer, floor-length gold gown with a daring side-split.

The 23-year-old's backless dress featured statement shoulders and dazzled in sequins.





Lady Amelia Windsor also lead the way in a breathtaking bright pink and black Carolina Herrera gown.

The 23-year-old royal wore her blonde locks down and teamed the floor-length tulle dress with a dazzling gold necklace.

Rosie Huntington Whiteley looked effortlessly chic in a jaw-dropping black and purple feathered gown.

The 31-year-old teamed the low-cut mermaid-style with a floor-length black coat and wore her blonde locks slicked back.



Kaia Gerber – who has been nominated for Model of the Year alongside Winnie Harlow and Bella Hadid – looked incredible in a floor-length black and silver cut-out gown.

The 17-year-old model arrived on the red carpet with her parents: Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber and brother, Presley Gerber.

English model Yasmin Le Bon opted for similar colours and arrived this evening wearing a one-shoulder silver dress with fringe detail, a bright green clutch and black, mid-calf suede boots.

Also looking incredible on the red carpet was Dina Asher-Smith.






The triple European champion sprinter wore an off-the-shoulder powder blue dress with oversized bubble sleeves and gold stilettos.

Ellie Goulding, 31, also opted for an oversized style and wore a cape-sleeved off-the-shoulder gown with applique detail.

The unique cream dress featured a clinched-in waist, front split and handy pockets.

Little Mix's Jade Thirlwall, 25 and Leigh-Anne Pinnock, 27, also brought the glam in monochrome ensembles.

Jade wore a black sleeveless dress with matching floor-length jacket while Leigh-Anne opted for a sequin zip-up mini dress with barely-there black heels.





Famous fashion faces Naomie Harris and Alexa Chung also graced the red carpet.

Alexa, 35, opted for a velvet mustard gown with a white, button-up collar and frilled hem.

42-year-old Naomie meanwhile, wore a retro-style roll-neck beaded mini dress teamed with a box clutch.







The awards – which will see Kim Jones bestowed with the Trailblazer Award – are held at London's Royal Albert Hall.

Earlier today it was announced Jones would receive the prestigious award, which recognises creatives who are shaping the fashion industry.

Other awards include Model of the Year, Brand of the Year and British Emerging Talent in Womenswear.

Earlier this week, we told you Topshop launches a £35 dress version of its best-selling silk skirts – and it comes in five colours.

We also revealed the best ugly Christmas jumpers available to buy right now.

And we showed you Holly Willoughby’s £19,000 I’m a Celebrity wardrobe, featuring a £1.8k trench coat, a £770 blazer and a £95 white tee.

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The Best Gifts for the Beauty-Obsessed People on Your List

This perfect stocking stuffer (consisting of a primer and volumizing mascara) fluffs up lashes like no other. 

Buy It! L’Oréal Paris Voluminous Lash Paradise Mascara Set, $12.99; amazon.com

Who doesn’t want to shine bright like Rihanna? Help her channel Riri by gifting the mini versions of the star’s own Fenty Beauty highlighter and lip gloss.

Buy It! Fenty Beauty Bomb Baby Mini Lip and Face Set, $23; sephora.com

Give someone the gift of silky, soft hair: The primer detangles and protects against heat damage, while the lightweight oil provides a healthy dose of moisture. 

Buy It! Bumble and bumble Bb. Softness + Shine Duo Holiday Set, $24; ulta.com

Though fragrances are deeply personal, we’re sure she’ll appreciate this award-winning spray, which is paired with a travel-size dry shampoo scented with the same aroma for the holidays. 

Buy It! Philosophy Amazing Grace Duo, $24; ulta.com

This sparkly palette will make your makeup-obsessed friend’s eyes shine brighter than her Christmas tree. 

Buy It! Marc Jacobs Beauty See-quins Glam Glitter Eyeshadow, $28; sephora.com

Want hair as sleek and shiny as Kim Kardashian West’s? This Color Wow set, which contains a full-size Dream Coat Supernatural Spray (which the reality star’s pro Chris Appleton often uses on her!) will give you the same stunning results. 

Buy It! Color Wow Sparkling Glass Hair Set, $90; colorwowhair.com

Not only will these millennial pink products stand out on a vanity, but they’ll give skin a luminous boost.

Buy It! Origins Original Skin Glow Getters, $35; sephora.com

Big things come in small packages, like these bestselling balms in a variety of sheer tints that complement every skin tone.  

Buy It! Fresh Sugar Jetsetter, $45; sephora.com

What do you get when you blend seasonal notes of champagne, cranberry and wild fig? A scent that will get even the biggest grinch into the winter spirit. 

Buy It! Nest Sparkling Cassis Reed Diffuser, $48; sephora.com

If it’s time to brush up your loved one’s makeup tools, start with this does-it-all set, which comes in a chic envelope clutch. 

Buy It! IT Cosmetics Make A Night of IT! Brush Set, $48; ulta.com

Any man in your life will be thrilled to receive these high-end essentials, including a lightweight face lotion and a hair-thickening shampoo. 

Buy It! Jack Black Jack Of All Trades, $49; sephora.com

Only available exclusively at Dermstore for just $20, this soothing eye set is the perfect gift for your next white elephant party. 

Buy It! Skyn Iceland Dermstore Exclusive Instant Eye Relief Kit, $20; dermstore.com

This shea butter-infused duo will keep skin supple all season long.

Buy It! Amika The Indulgence Kit, $50; birchbox.com

Shaving has never been chicer thanks to this set, which includes a sleek white taro and rose gold razor, shaving gel and body lotion. 

Buy It! Flamingo Shave Set, $16; shopflamingo.com

The antidotes for dry, dull skin are hidden within this box: It contains the brand’s top products for boosting radiance.

Buy It! Tatcha Bestsellers Set, $50; sephora.com

‘Tis the season to spice up your makeup with a little shimmer. This glimmering trio contains an iridescent champagne, pastel pink and gold hue that can be applied individually or swirled altogether for an opalescent glow. 

Buy It! Charlotte Tilbury Bar Of Gold Highlighting Palette, $58; sephora.com

As if the brand’s nutrient-rich formulas weren’t special enough, this duo is paired with an ultra-luxe candle as well. 

Buy It! Kerastase Aura Botanica Luxury Gift Set, $58; kerastase-usa.com

Light up her eyes with this six-pan palette packed with the prettiest four shimmery blushes and two highlighters.

Buy It! NARS Hot Tryst Cheek Palette, $59; sephora.com

Don’t throw out this gorgeous box once you’ve removed its luxurious contents! It was designed to be a keepsake so recipients can reuse it however they please. 

Buy It! Rituals The Ritual of Yalda Set, $65; rituals.com

Chrissy Teigen and January Jones swear by iS Clinical products, so if someone in your life aspires to glow like Hollywood’s hottest stars, we suggest gifting them this genius set.

Buy It! iS Clinical Exquisite Essentials Collection, $95; dermstore.com

New season, new skin care routine! This set comes complete with everything you need for a thorough nighttime regimen — including a full-size version of the brand’s popular Glycolic Night Serum. 

Buy It! Drunk Elephant Inspector Drunk Night Kit, $98; sephora.com

There is no other fragrance that has been more universally loved in the PEOPLE office than Gucci Bloom, so no matter who you’re shopping for, this gift’s guaranteed to be cherished. 

Buy It! Gucci Bloom Eau de Parfum Gift Set, $102; ulta.com

This value set is proof you don’t have to splurge to impress a beauty junkie. Not only does it include Clarisonic’s new Mia Smart cleansing brush (which connects to your phone to give a custom skincare regimen!), but it also features mini versions some bestselling skincare products from Kiehl’s. 

Buy It! Clarisonic Poreless Skin Holiday Gift Set: Mia Smart x Kiehl’s, $199; sephora.com


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Chrissy Teigen's Dad Tattoos Her Face on His Arm to Celebrate Her 33rd Birthday

Chrissy Teigen‘s dad just won the “father of the year” award for his latest tribute to his daughter.

In honor of Teigen’s 33rd birthday on November 30, her father Ron Teigen Sr., got a tattoo of her face on his left bicep and the model just shared a pic of the truly uncanny results.

“MY DAD GOT A TATTOO OF ME FOR MY BIRTHDAY,” Teigen captioned the Instagram post of her father inside the tattoo parlor posing with legendary tattoo artist Mark Mahoney.

In the pic, he posed with the inspiration photo taped directly below the fresh ink, showing off the uncanny resemblance the tattoo has to his daughter.

Several celebrities commented sine variation of “omg” on the post, including Kim Kardashian West and Katie Couric. Mindy Kaling “literally cannot believe.” Perez Hilton asked “How’s John [Legend] gonna top this???” And hairstylist Jen Atkin joked that she wanted credit for the hair in the photo “if he’s still there!”

Teigen is very open about sharing funny and personal stories of her family, and has many Instagram videos starring her mom, Vilailuck Teigen, who has her own lively Instagram account.

Vilailuck lives in her daughter’s Los Angeles home with Teigen’s husband John Legend and their two kids, Luna and Miles Theodore. According to Us Weekly, Ron lives separately about 10 minutes away, but he comes to Teigen’s house every day to visit his wife. According to Teigen that’s what “works for them.”

Glamour ‘Woman of the Year’ Chrissy Teigen Gets Emotional on Stage and Thanks ‘Trophy Husband’ John Legend

This tattoo sighting follows in a recent new trend: family members getting tattoos together. Just last week Ariana Grande and her 93-year-old grandmother got hand tattoos after Grande took home the Woman of the Year award at Billboard’s Women in Music event.

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Post Malone Drops Second Collaboration with Crocs, Catapults the Shoe Brand to Hypebeast Status Once Again

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The grind does not stop for Post Malone! The rapper is back at it again with another exclusive pair of Posty Crocs just in time for the holidays.

The multi-platinum recording artist’s second collab with the gardening shoe turned hypebeast footwear brand will feature the rubber clog in yellow with a barbed wire design wrapped around the top and will (of course) have his Posty Co logo stamped on the sides.  He also customized six, brand-new Jibbitz charms to go with his personalized new style.

 

Last month, the 23-year-old Croc-enthusiast dropped his first custom-made shoes with the brand and they out within minutes. Even international pop star Madonna wanted to snag herself a pair.

The second drop will be available for purchase on December 11th on the Crocs official website as well as five, select Crocs retail stores.

The singer-songwriter has been on a roll and also debuted his partnership with Beats by Dr. Dre in a commercial to promote the brand’s new wireless headphones and his single “Sunflower” featuring Swae Lee that will be a part of the upcoming, animated film Spiderman: Into the SpiderVerse.

Malone teamed up with the infamous headphone, earphone and speaker company for their holiday campaign, Music the Way the Artist Intended.

On his Instagram, he posted the video that shows him and Lee recording in the studio and listening to his song using the latest, iconic audio device and captioned the clip, “Sunflower the way me and @swaelee intended @beatsbydre.”

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‘Bumblebee’ Premiere: Hailee Steinfeld Stuns In Black & White Minidress With John Cena & More

What a star-studded premiere! Hailee rocked a super unique dress to the ‘Bumblebee’ red carpet — and her co-stars looked just as amazing. Take a look!

As if fans weren’t already excited enough to see Hailee Steinfeld, 21, star in the new Bumblebee movie, she showed up to the Dec. 9 global premiere at the TCL Chinese Theater looking absolutely incredible! The actress and singer had her hair pulled back to draw all of the attention to her crazy cool Balmain dress. The long-sleeved black minidress featured a structured white overlay that criss-crossed her body in random lines. So unique! She completed the red carpet look with yellow nails, simple silver jewelry and a pair of sleek black pumps.

But Hailee wasn’t the only one who showed up dressed to impress! Her Bumblebee costars also pulled out all the stops. While John Cena, 31, showed up in a sharp suit and Justin Theroux, 47, paired his all-black outfit with a peek of a striped tee, Angela Bassett, 60, went for full color with her red carpet look! The actress rocked a layered dress with orange and red fringe, plus metallic pink peeptoes. Dylan O’Brien, 27, also went for a pop of color with a maroon sweater. Everyone looked amazing — although we’re still getting used to Transformers red carpets without Shia LaBeouf, 32, and Megan Fox, 32, TBH.

Bumblebee will hit theaters on Dec. 21, and we couldn’t be more excited to see Hailey and her stylish co-stars onscreen!

Take a look at the gallery above for more fab ‘fits from the global premiere. The stars didn’t disappoint — and we’re confident that their movie will be the same way!

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How a $9 clothing item became a global symbol of protest

Someday the "gilet jaune," the fluorescent yellow hazard vest that has become synonymous with the French outcry over fuel prices, growing income inequities and much more, will end up in a museum as one of the most effective protest garments in history.

Whoever chose it (and no one is claiming authorship, just as no one has stepped forward as a leader of the movement), and for whatever reason, instinct or insight, it was a potent idea. So effective, in fact, that the French president, Emmanuel Macron, announced that fuel taxes would not be raised. There has not been such a compelling sartorial symbol of revolt since the Sans-culottes seized on their trousers as the point of visual difference with the aristocracy during the French Revolution.

Destined for a museum … protesters wearing yellow vests in front of the Arc de Triomph in Paris.Credit:Bloomberg

Little wonder the protests have spread to Belgium: The uniform of this revolution is as accessible as the frustration and fury. In Serbia, a deputy for the opposition party showed up at the parliament and warned: "We want normal gas prices, or else you'll get yellow vests on the streets of Belgrade and Serbia."

The vest is also notably inexpensive to acquire (you can pick one up at most discount variety stores such as KMart for less than $10). And it is so ubiquitous that even those who aren't officially part of the movement can seem to take part. Witness the glee on social media when Macron disembarked for the Group of 20 summit in Argentina only to be met by airport workers wearing … bright yellow hazard vests.

It is better than any soapbox. "Historically, and presently, dress practices have been and are being used to debate what it means to be a citizen, what it means to belong, or not to belong, to a certain body politic," said Erin K. Vearncombe, a lecturer at Princeton University who specialises in the cultural anthropology of dress. "Often, these practices are used by individuals that have not been included in the body politic, to contest political structures and bring about change."

Hello, Yellow Vests in their yellow vests.

And yet it is getting harder and harder to use clothing as this kind of tool, or find the kind of clothing that can function as this kind of tool. The clear demarcations of class and values traditionally associated with dress have been eroding for a long time now, because of both the general social revolt against formality and fashion's own tendency to co-opt and thus denature so many of what were once the outfits of the outsiders and the disenfranchised.

The torn denim and tie-dye of the hippie generation have been absorbed by streetwear and the runway; the leathers and berets of 1968 embraced by Dior; the skulls and safety pins of the British punks adopted by Alexander McQueen and Versace. It is impossible to take a garment seriously as a cry of rage or despair once it has hit the haute couture catwalk.

Which is too bad, because clothes have played important supporting roles in the narrative of revolt and extremism, whether right or left, for centuries. Recently more than ever.

The suffragists settled on colour – white, green, purple – to represent their demands and characters. (As we all now know, since Hillary Clinton directly referred to the practice in her campaign.)

More recently, the pink pussy hats worn during the Women's March in 2017 served as a visual stalking point, as did the black dresses worn at the Golden Globes in support of #TimesUp and the black garb adopted by female lawmakers at President Donald Trump's first State of the Union. The black boots, sweats, pants and ski masks of the Antifa movement are a more broad-based and free-floating signifier of anarchy.

The pink pussy hat was another protest garment that has made its mark in the past two years.Credit:Shutterstock

Still, black is so ubiquitous and so open to interpretation, it somewhat undermines its ability to be an effective protest garment. It is momentarily powerful but not specific enough for the effects to linger. That explains, in part, why "many of these practices do not translate into the nomenclature of the movements in the way that yellow vests did, pretty much immediately", Vearncombe said.

You can count such transcendent wardrobe totems on one hand: the Sans-culottes, the Brownshirts. (It may seem wrong to lump the Brownshirts with the others, but it was a political movement identified by clothing.) So what made the difference?

In part, the accessibility of the yellow vest itself. But the decentralised nature of the movement also probably played a part, making the vests even more important as a unifying thread and call to arms.

Protest movements without such a uniform seem to be the exception in modern times, and can be less effective for it. Occupy Wall Street in 2011 lacked a visual cohesion. Protesters had many looks, a sprawl that was mirrored in the range of their grievances.

"The dressed body within the body politic is often the only opportunity underrepresented individuals have to participate in negotiations of citizenship, but it's an amazing opportunity, too," Vearncombe said. "It is every day, it is participatory, it is collaborative and democratic."

It should not really come as a surprise that France – the country that spawned the Sans-culottes, where la mode is considered part of the culture and the patrimony as well as an instrument of regime change – understands this.

New York Times

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