Hot Links! Anne of Green Gables, What HAPPENED to You?!
Plus: Victorian mourning jewelry we love, New York Fashion Week backstage beauty tips we can’t get enough of, and more!
As you may have heard, beloved literary heroine Anne Shirley got a horrific and unnecessarily sexualized makeover on the cover of a new edition of Anne of Green Gables (also, she’s blonde. Blonde! Anne Shirley is a REDHEAD!). But she’s not alone—these other characters have also received inappropriate makeovers. Which one makes your childhood scream in protest the loudest? (TheGloss)
We’re not really sure why, but we’re totally into these 12 pieces of Victorian mourning jewelry. What can we say? We all have a little Wednesday Addams-style morbidity deep down inside, and it likes to be just as pretty as the rest of us. (The Frisky)
What is Ryan Gosling doing with this hooved creature? We don’t exactly know, but whatever it is, it’s adorable! (The Berry)
It is very, very easy to hook up with your ex when you definitely didn’t mean to. It’s okay—it happens to the best of us. But because we love you, here are 10 ways to avoid doing it. Always be prepared! (YourTango)
It’s Girl Scout cookie season—hoorah! But before you go all Cookie Monster on those delightful boxes of treats, take a second to see how they stack up health-wise. It never hurts to snack smart! (YouBeauty)
Psssst! Want all the backstage beauty secrets behind the fabulous hair and nails at New York Fashion Week’s Kate Spade show? Here you go! (BeautyBloggingJunkie)
The ultimate guide for Valentine’s Day plans, all-inclusive for every type of relationship? Yes please! (HowAboutWe)
What type of hangover do you most regularly suffer from? Are you an Ingenue, who, like the female lead in a romantic comedy from the 1930s, inspires you to lead a finer and purer life? A Madman, wherein everything, including the hallway to the bathroom, is screaming? Or are you something else? Find out here! (TheGloss)
You guys! RuPaul has a new and ridiculous single out! Take a listen to “Peanut Butter” here. Musical genius? Not quite, but it’s a heck of a way to start off your week! (The Frisky)