First off, something important: In case you didn’t hear, there was a huge earthquake in New Zealand on Tuesday that left 75 dead and more than 100 unaccounted for. Our thoughts and prayers are with the people of NZ! If you have some extra cash and want to help, the red cross is taking donations.
20 Things You Didn’t Know About New York Fashion Week, from Shine. As someone who’s been, I can attest that most of those are true!
Even more fashion week goodness: 35 Drool-Worthy Shoes from NYFW. Love!
See also: 15 of the Prettiest Dresses and Gowns from New York Fashion Week, via Glamour.
And since London Fashion Week is going on now, we’ve also got the latest from across the pond… Hollywood Life shows you what the stars who sat front row were wearing!
In celebration of Oscar night (which, in case you’ve been living under a rock, is this Sunday, 2/27!), see the 9 most shocking Oscar upsets of all time.
Haha, also, MTV has a list of the best gifs from the 2011 Best Picture nominees.
We’ve already told you what to pack for Spring Break, but CollegeCandy has a list of 11 things you shouldn’t bring with you on Spring Break.
The Princeton Review just released their list of The Best-Value Public Colleges for 2011. Did your school make the list?
InStyle shows you 7 New Ways to Wear White. I love the white skirts for spring!
“Pissing everywhere isn’t very Chanel” is just the beginning of this ridiculous list of quotes that could only have come from Mr. Karl Lagerfeld.
The Evolution of Hollywood Through Annie Leibovitz’ Lens is totally fascinating. Warning: some of the sidebar ads on the site are a little racy, so I wouldn’t read this at work!
Cosmo shows you how to handle your most embarrassing moments.
TresSugar commenters have some good suggestions for how to deal with a one-sided friendship.
Keiko Lynn has a fabulous purple gradient eyeshadow tutorial that you’ll want to try immediately!
Lost wallet found after 40 years! So cool.
This little girl is crazy talented: 10-Year-Old Covers Lady Gaga’s Born This Way.
Do you have a habit of putting on a smile, even when you’re upset? New research shows that you might be better off just expressing your negative feelings, rather than repressing them.
If you have more than one roommate and unequally-sized rooms (or rooms with different-sized closets, amenities, etc.), the Split the Rent calculator will give you a fair way to figure out who owes what.
Hahah: If Guys Were Like Girls. Sexist? Yes. Funny because it’s (at least partially) true? Also yes.
8 Reasons You Should Meditate Every Day. As someone who has never meditated (or seriously thought about meditating), these benefits might just get me to start.
Get excited: Christopher Kane is collaborating with J Brand!
Potentially even more amazing: The Olsens will collaborate with Toms Shoes!
Gawker discusses The Secret World of Michelle Obama’s Fashion Department. Who knew styling the first lady could be so… dramatic?
Would you guys wear… the gorilla arm trend? We’re kinda on the fence about this one.
Already Pretty has 1,001 Uses for Fashion Tape. (Okay, 1,001 uses is an exaggeration, but it’s still a great post.)
Umm, wow: 6 Beloved Organizations that Started for Terrifying Reasons, yes, of course, from Cracked.com.
Although the show is over, The Hills’ drama (thankfully) remains: Lauren Conrad talks her new fashion line, and rumors that Whitney Port blamed her for the demise of The City.
As much as I love Britney Spears’ new video for Hold It Against Me, I definitely noticed (and did not love) the gratuitous product placement throughout the vid. Turns out, those flashing Make Up Forever logos netted Brit $500K!
The Frisky did an interesting piece on the “stay at home girlfriend” blogger and why people need to lay off her.
If you spot Madonna raiding your closet, you know you have amazing fashion sense… or you’re her offspring!
Stop the presses! Jennifer Aniston Got. A. Haircut.
And finally, in light of Aniston’s new do, the people at InStyle round up the biggest celebrity hair changes of 2011.