ELLE Editorial: Life in the Fast Lane

Dress with turtleneck, $9,500, sunglasses, $1,085, all, Gucci. Earrings, necklace, all, De Beers. SEBASTIAN MADER Dress, hat, $550, both, Celine by Hedi Slimane. Hoop earring, Messika Paris, $11,600 (for pair). SEBASTIAN MADER Coat, Yves Salomon, $15,370. Turtleneck, Loro Piana, $975. Earring, necklace, bracelet, rings, $1,850–$9,700 each,all,Bulgari. Handbag, Bottega Veneta,$2,650. SEBASTIAN MADER Pump, Jimmy Choo, $795.…

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Veronica Webb Remembers Karl Lagerfeld’s Genius, Generosity, and Legacy

Just days after the news of Karl Lagerfeld’s passing Veronica Webb, model, actress, and the first African-American woman to land a major cosmetics contract, reflects on meeting the legendary designer at the beginning of her career. Here she tells ELLE.com about traveling around the world with Lagerfeld and the generosity and creative brilliance that set…

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City Kitchen: Sweet, Sour and Brilliantly Red

I was talking about borscht the other day with a friend — you know, as one does. Perhaps we were discussing the long-gone resorts of the Catskills, in the so-called Jewish Alps. During their heyday, in the 1940s, ’50s and ’60s, these summer resorts hosted generations of Jewish Americans, at a time when virulent anti-Semitism…

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Trending: The Future Is Here, Almost: Virtual Travel Becomes More of a Reality

As virtual and augmented reality apps continues to develop, it’s becoming more likely that travelers will interact with these technologies, whether before or after their trips. “We’re seeing lots of people play with different forms of what I call ‘content excitement,’” said Mike Croucher, the chief architect at the technology company Travelport. Examples of that…

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styles Q. AND A.: Where Is Carine Roitfeld Now? Making Perfume

On Tuesday, Feb. 26, the second day of Paris Fashion Week, the city will wake up to 4,000 posters of Carine Roitfeld. The placards show her completely naked, looking out a window and making a peace sign with one hand. They will be placed in hot spots all over the city. No model, fashion editor…

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Five Weeknight Dishes: Recipes to Beat the Blahs

Hello and welcome to Five Weeknight Dishes, recipes for busy people who still want something good to eat. And don’t we need something good to eat? We’re in blah season, people. So go for brightness and tang, with kimchi, lemon, mint and feta. Or take this moment to embrace richness and depth, deploying lamb and…

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A Good Appetite: Succulent Sausages, Golden Vegetables and a Single Pan

We Americans don’t cook nearly enough sausage bakes. In Britain, those glorious one-pan meals of vegetables topped with browned sausages are standard weeknight fare — easy to throw together, endlessly variable and as cozy and warming as supper should be. Here, in the United States, we are more likely to roast a chicken over those…

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The Best and Boldest Accessories From Milan Fashion Week

Milan Fashion Week is officially underway and the must-have accessories of the season are already making themselves known: Oversized retro-shaped sunglasses, trapper hats, all the gold jewelry—and even a spiked collar or two. Click through to see all of the accessories you’ll want to start saving up for now.