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    Our favorite platinum blondes of all time

    When Madonna posted an image of herself wearing a full on Game of Thrones Khaleesi costume on Instagram last week we weren’t exactly surprised—this is the woman who rolled into the Grammy Awards wearing a tuxedo and a grill earlier this winter, so why not celebrate the Jewish holiday of Purim with a leather corset and a pair of tiny dragons? Still, we were hypnotized by her white-blonde, braided Daenerys Targaryen hair. Functioning as a bleached out cultural weather vane of sorts, it tapped into multiple obsessions at once—the return of "Game of Thrones" to HBO, spring’s new extreme hair lengths and, most notably, fashion’s current platinum mania. Our own love of ice-blonde hair—which transforms any look from everyday to extraordinary—has been well documented of late, but last night’s Game of Thrones premiere sent our platinum fever into overdrive. In celebration of fashion’s favorite hair color, a look at the best platinum moments in history.

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    Best news ever: Alexander Wang teams with H&M for full collection

    While you were sleeping, fast retail chain H&M H&M announced that its next designer collaboration is with Alexander Wang.

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    20 dresses to wear to a wedding this spring

    Formal, beachy, country club-chic or gorgeously rustic whatever the setting calls for, we've found a bevy of beautiful dresses to wear to a wedding this season.

  • 6 secrets to younger-looking eyes

    Puffy, tired, weary no more. These tips take years off and create that "I slept great, thanks!" effect.

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    Five-minute anti-aging fixes

    Top dermatologists, cosmetic chemists, makeup artists, and hairstylists reveal quick tips and tricks that can peel back years in a matter of seconds

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    5 pieces that make you look instantly dated

    We're all for sartorial freedom, but there are certain once-on-trend items that, when worn today, appear anything but current. Consider this your official out list.

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    3 expert tips on how to sell your clothes online

    If you're a practitioner of reselling your clothes—a good way to clear out some space in your wardrobe and make a few extra bucks—you might already be familiar with San Francisco-based thredUP.

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    Dress like your favorite emoji

    A picture may be worth a thousand words, but emoji must be worth at least a million. Here we show you how to channel your favorites: Go ahead, express yourself!

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    Green goddess: The best eco-friendly beauty products

    11 earth-friendly beauty products we love.

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    The best hairstyle for every hair type

    The secret to effortlessly beautiful hair? Embracing what you’re born with! Twenty celebs show you how to do it.

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    The best celeb hair transformations of 2014

    Last year’s beauty buzz may have been all about J. Law’s cropped cut, M’Obama’s bangs and Miley Cyrus’ pixie, but we’re not even halfway through 2014 and we’re pretty sure we’ve already topped 2013. From Margot Robbie’s glossy brunette dye-job to Katie Holmes’ irresistible set of bangs, we’re obsessed with all these recent celebrity transformations—all of which are perfect inspiration for a new spring hairstyle. Click through above to see a round-up of our favorites!

  • Kate Middleton

    Kate Middleton goes green for first New Zealand solo appearance

    The green coat is pretty much as Middleton as it gets.

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