Watch as these snowboarders test out their new equipment on the peaks of Japan’s Hokkaido mountains.
As with many forgotten places, few people—even New York locals—know that North Brother Island exists. While the island was once home to the famed Typhoid Mary, it has since been overtaken by…
After a decades-long career as one of fashion’s most talented designers, Oscar de la Renta passed away at the age of 82. While Dominican-born de la Renta is best known for his gorgeous runway and wedding dress designs, he was also known as a warm, compassionate and generous individual, and as a good friend to many.
During his life, Oscar de la Renta dressed the world’s most powerful and beautiful women, from Jacqueline Kennedy to Jennifer Lawrence to Michelle Obama and so many more. Here are 17 Oscar de la Renta quotes that offer a glimpse into his views on fashion, femininity, style and life.
It was Douglas MacArthur who so aptly described the veteran condition when he wrote that “the soldier above all others prays for peace, for it is the soldier who must suffer and bear the deepest wounds and scars of war”. Perhaps in an attempt to allow their own scars to heal and prevent even more from etching themselves onto their bodies, these Vietnam veterans took to the streets of Philadelphia in protest of future deadly ventures in which they would merely serve as interchangeable pawns in a game of bloody rivalry.