I'm Anna Holmes, Founder of Jezebel, and This Is How I Work

Anna Holmes launched Jezebel in 2007, sparking a movement of new online content for women. Its distinct blend of smarts and snark gained an immediate following that hasn't slowed down since. In 2010, Anna stepped down as editor in chief to focus on, among many things, bringing Jezebel to life in book form. The newly… » 11/06/13 3:14pm 11/06/13 3:14pm

Costumers Ask, "What are Women?"

There is some serious cognitive dissonance between costume companies desire to sell costumes to women, and their understanding of what women are - their understanding of fictional women at least. » 10/27/13 3:03pm 10/27/13 3:03pm

The New Warby Parkers Will Have You Running from the Paparazzi in No…

It's obvious that you're what's hot right now. Producers blowing up your phone, agents fighting over you (publicly, too; how embarrassing — for them), maître d's practically mauling themselves on strategically-placed fici (plural of ficus) to get you the best table at restaurants with the word "bungalow" in their names.… » 2/14/13 11:59am 2/14/13 11:59am

Warby Parker Increases Already High Delight Factor by Including…

Everyone likes ripping open presents around this time of year. But picking out a friend's glasses that they wear on their face every day is a daunting task. Warby Parker knows this, and is offering gift cards in denominations of $50, $95, $145 and $195 — and all holiday gift cards will arrive at your lucky pal's door… » 12/17/12 11:59am 12/17/12 11:59am

How Not to Be a Meeting Diva, Bore Your Staff to Sleep, or Otherwise…

If you are gainfully employed, it's likely that meetings are part of your life. And, no matter how much you protest, they're not going anywhere. Here in the Business Casual series, written in conjunction with the join.me crew, we covered your sweet work-from-home setup, and now we're going to address the dreaded… » 11/16/12 11:59am 11/16/12 11:59am

Yogi Lauren Imparato Is Here and Answering Your Enlightenment-Related…

Sometimes in this crazy world, it's hard to find a little inner peace (or outer peace, or any peace, really), which probably explains the proliferation of yoga in recent years. It seems as if just about everyone has a mat shoved in their closet, is practicing their pranayama, or has a very vocal opinion on the perfect… » 9/27/12 12:59pm 9/27/12 12:59pm

10 of the Top Spa and Wellness Retreats in the World

Sophisticated getaways call for sophisticated services, which is why this post is dedicated to some of the best wellness and spa retreats out there. Exotic landscapes, nature-inspired architecture, exquisite spas and body-trembling massages — these are all elements that contribute to a memorable holiday experience. The … » 9/27/12 8:59am 9/27/12 8:59am

Meet the Jedi of Handmade Chocolate, Patricia Tsai

Fantastically good chocolate, chocolate that resonates all the way back to our primal roots, chocolate that feeds body, mind and soul: Patricia Tsai's stone-ground, minimally processed chocolate embodies a journey from Mexican cocoa farm to urban America, and from a corporate cubicle to her ChocoVivo storefront atelier … » 9/06/12 11:59am 9/06/12 11:59am

How Does a Pro Photographer Capture Gorgeous Portraits in Paris? Ask…

You know how we used the Intel-Inspired Ultrabook™ Shooting Challenge as an excuse to send photographer Steven Taylor to Paris to shoot a bunch of black-and-white city portraits? Well the man with the cam is back, and he brought along a ton of great photos of his pal Val glamming it up in fabulous France. » 8/21/12 11:59am 8/21/12 11:59am