What’s Trending this Week:
This week marks the second week of December, which means the Christmas Hustle is on. Check out this ultimate holiday gift guide here for last-minute gifts for everyone on your list.
A random stranger caught the perfect engagement moment on camera…and by the grace of social media, the couple was able to track down the photographer and the darling photo. Read more about this wonderful coincidence here. Then, check out Harper’s Bazaar’s top 100 engagement rings inspiration here.
Pantone officially declared two colors of the year for 2016: Rose Quartz & Serenity. Rose Quartz is a dusty rose hue, while Serenity is a soft, purplish blue, which represent the blending and blurring of gender lines. Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute, explains, “In many parts of the world we are experiencing a gender blur as it relates to fashion, which has in turn impacted color trends throughout all other areas of design. This, [with] societal movements toward gender equality and fluidity, the consumer’s increased comfort with using color as a form of expression, a generation that has less concern about being typecast or judged and an open exchange of digital information.”
Scientists have finally discovered the secret to Rapunzel-esque locks: Mushrooms. Read more about the how and why here.
Pirelli’s 2016 calendar includes (from left) Amy Schumer, Yao Chen, and Serena Williams
Pirelli is changing things up for their annual calendar. For their 2016 edition, they traded out their pages of sexy, provocative stars with influential and powerful women that includes businesswomen, athletes, and other world thinkers alike. The cast includes Fran Lebowitz, Yoko Ono, and Tavi Gevinson, to name a few. Check out the other photos and inspiration behind it here.
I hope you all have an amazing week!