Table of Contents
March 5, 2014Streams of self-consciousness.
March 12, 2014Our bodies get bigger but our hearts get torn up.
March 19, 2014Fire! Blood! Danger! Intentional violence! This week's diaries pack a whole action movie's worth of excitement.
March 26, 2014Thank god for Friday.
Tragically RomanticA preview of an imaginary movie.
There She Is, Miss AmericaSome of the women who've worn the crown.
Scene Report: Festival NRMALFeaturing me, my bestie, Blood Orange, and an awesome pineapple purse.
Guys Are DollsBeautiful, beautiful, beautiful boys.
Another Week1 photo per 24 hours x 8 days = a pretty good picture of someone's life.
Holiday in the SunMaking the most of a family vacation.
The Gilded AgeShopping, sequins, self-regard, and solitude.
Hungry for MoreA last look at all of this month's background images.
Multiple ChoiceThere was no way to study for what was really testing me.
Sunday Video: How to Make a Garbage Cake With Aidy BryantIn which the SNL star prepares a dessert that must be seen to be understood.
High 5: Caroline PolachekThings that make the singer and songwriter love life more.
Literally the Best Thing Ever: The MallYes, it's a gaudy, loud tribute to capitalism—but to me it's so much more than that.
Shutting DownHow to deal with internet burnout.
Saying No to FOMOA roundtable about feeling like everyone's hanging out without you.
The Art of WaitingThere'll be plenty of time for inspiration after high school. Right?
Keeping It CleanMy grandparents taught me that, as people of color, we couldn't afford to be messy. Today, I'm thankful for that lesson.
Early FlightI hated high school so much that I studied my way out.
Kick ’Em to the CurbGetting rid of toxic friends.
Class DiscussionAn occasionally uncomfortable, undoubtedly polarizing, but ultimately satisfying talk about what it's like to grow up rich, poor, or in between.
Literally the Best Thing Ever: Shopping-Spree MontagesCome with me to a fantasy world where an afternoon at the mall can make you a better version of you.
Feasts for the EyesTV shows and movies that we can't get enough of.
Literally the Best Thing Ever: Keeping Up With the KardashiansIt wasn't what I was hoping for. It was SO MUCH MORE.
PINS: Mad for YouTwo and a half minutes of surfy post-punk goodness.
Everything and MoreAlbums that are all-consuming or about consuming all.
Friday Playlist: High Life, Low BudgetDance like no one's watching, party like nobody got paid.
Ibibio Sound Machine: Let's Dance (Yak Inek Unek)A premiere of a song that's perfect for bedroom dancing.
Who Will Survive in America: A Kanye RoundtableA discussion among four staffers about everything Yeezy's taught us.
Hero Status: Suzi QuatroFor revolutionizing glam rock—and generations of musicians.
Friday Playlist: Gimmie, Gimmie, GimmieSongs about getting and spending that money.
Sunday Video: Fired UpA premiere of the first video by Ice Cream.
Sunflower Bean: 2013A brand-new music video that's bound to inspire lots of experimental, cabin-fever-healing snow-day activities!
Friday Playlist: Boogie WonderlandGet down to the disco sound.
Weaves: Buttercup“People don’t watch videos anymore, so why not have as much fun with it as possible?”
Theme Song: Nasimiyu MurumbaMarch 2014: "Hungry, Hungry"
Friday Playlist: Hanging Out With the Bling RingA soundtrack for when you want to know how it feels to shop from someone else's life.
Kate Ellwanger: UnspeakableStream the first release from a new label devoted entirely to female artistes.
DIY Pizza ManicureJust try not to bite your nails.
Learning the Face-ics: Full Face-icsA maximal look for consuming the world with your beauty.
DIY Temporary Hair ColorHow to do all manner of extensions, plus rope twists and colored hairspray, at home.
Clothes MindedStyle inspiration from our favorite fashion-obsessed movie heroines.
How to Highlight and Contour Your Whole FaceHope you're ready for a jillion compliments!
Shades of GrayHow to stand out in a sea of storm clouds.
24 Hour Party PeopleRunning around a festival, getting kicked out of McDonald’s, and dancing like crazy.
A Brief History of My EyebrowsHow I learned to love my golden arches.
Secret Style Icons: Cereal Box CharactersThese looks are part of a balanced wardrobe.
How to Chanel-ify Your FaceA look for stomping down the runway of your LIFE.
Spring Break at HomePlaying tourist for a day.
Hard CandyNot as sweet as it looks.
Literally the Best Thing Ever: Ms. Pac-ManAn ode to my glamorous, snack-obsessed arcade queen.
Just WonderingAdvice about confidence, college and abortions.
Ask a Grown Woman: Mary Lambert"Live unapologetically, and screw shame, because no one needs it."
Damn Girl Ya Look GoodCold-weather fashion, the politics of vintage fur, bridesmaid dresses, and more.
Oh! You Pretty ThingsAdvice on sparse brows, boring makeup, and not screwing up your nail polish.
Due WestThe road trip of our American dreams.
Out of (My) BodyI totally wanted liposuction—until I got it.
Saturday Links: Gigantic Mango Heist EditionPlus thoughts on Jordan Davis, the return of Portlandia, and KANYE.
Editor's LetterMarch 2014: Consumption
Goal KeepersHow to do it all without having to do it all at once.
Saturday Links: All Hail Lupita EditionPlus a new Dum Dum Girls video, international period news, and Beyoncé in emojis.
Saturday Links: Femme Fierce EditionPlus an amazing Le1f performance, Latina feminism, and Lorde's new makeup line.
Saturday Links: Broad City Nation EditionThis week, we're paying our respects to L'Wren Scott, thinking about representation, and jamming to Sia.
A “Fashionable” DeathOn a different kind of consumption.
Saturday Links: Neil deGrasse Tyson 4 Prez EditionPlus the science of selfies, Kathleen Hanna newness, and Harriet the Spy's 50th birthday.