Let’s Dance

 This week’s soundtrack is filled with everything from Hot Chip’s crazy new futuristic jam to an amped up version of one of our favorite Lana Del Rey tunes. Not only are we blasting this playlist for our latest lookbook shoot, but we’re sure it will have you dancing around your apartment all summer long!

The Perfect Braid Crown

We’re always secretly jealous of cute braiding styles we see on blogs and out in the street, but always end up opting for the five-second bun or ponytail instead. That is, until our hairstylist showed us how easy it is to re-create this awesome braid that will crown you babe for the day. Here’s how to master your favorite new braid in five simple steps.

River Phoenix

While eating birthday cupcakes for breakfast this morning, talk naturally turned to our biggest childhood crushes. The one babe we could all agree upon was River Phoenix. Unlike many of the faces that graced Teen Beat back in the day (ahem, JTT),  he was an award-winning actor, musician, and activist – not to mention, the eternal boy of our dreams.