Hot Links! Cease and Desist, Sexy Big Bird!
Plus: Style inspiration from Bette Midler in ‘Hocus Pocus,’ Halloween costume inspiration from the Renaissance to the ‘80s, and more!
Brace yourselves: Sexy Big Bird is no more. Sesame Street has sent a cease and desist letter to the unauthorized costume seller of that horribly hideous Halloween costume. Hoorah! Our childhoods are safe! (As long as Sesame Street’s funding doesn’t get cut, that is…) (TheGloss)
Unlikely style inspiration: The witchy Sanderson sisters as played by the incomparable Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Kathy Najimy in Hocus Pocus. C’mon, you KNOW they rock your world! (The Frisky)
Ruler earrings? Out-of-this-world shoes? Welcome to Funky Fashion Friday, Bettys! (The Berry)
Cozy and delicious fall cocktails? Don’t mind if we do! Apple pie appletinis and more ahead! (YouBeauty)
Going retro this Halloween? Have some vintage pop culture costume inspiration! From the Renaissance (Cersei Lannister from Game of Thrones, Merida from Brave) to the ‘80s (Samantha Baker in Sixteen Candles and of course Madonna) and everything in between, we’ve got you covered! (TresSugar)
Are you too picky when it comes to your relationships? If this list describes you, it’s possible that you might be. Don’t shut down your options before you’ve gotten to know them! (HowAboutWe)
If Diane from Cheers were a fragrance, what would she be? We’re thinking something like Robert Piguet’s Fracas. What do you think? (BeautyBloggingJunkie)
Someone asked two lady senatorial candidates a question about 50 Shades of Grey during a political debate. Would a moderator ever ask two men this question? Probably not. Here’s why it’s more problematic than funny. (TheGloss)
Whether it’s Halloween or just a normal day, what do the costumes we wear say about who we are as people? How about as a society? (The Frisky)