This What Walking In NYC As A Woman Looks Like. Stop Street Harassment!

In 10 hours, more than 100 instances of verbal harassment took place.

This What Walking In NYC As A Woman Looks Like. Stop Street Harassment!

Costume Designing Woman You Should Know… The Legendary Edith Head

Her 35 Oscar nominations and 8 Academy Awards make her the most honored costume designer and most honored woman in any category in Academy Award history, to date.

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Talented Sisters Cover Twisted Sister’s “We’re Not Gonna Take It,” Put Dee Snider To Shame

Dany (13 years old on guitar), Pau (11 years old on drums), and Ale (9 years old on bass guitar) of the all-girl band “The Warning” are proving that they can rock just as hard as the big boys.

Talented Sisters Cover Twisted Sister’s “We’re Not Gonna Take It,” Put Dee Snider To Shame

Teen Inventor Creates iCPooch, So You Can Video Chat With Your Pets

The idea is not only to help reduce a pet’s anxiety, it also provides owners with the peace of mind of knowing that they can interact with their pets while they’re away from home.

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Fix-it Friday with Norma Vally

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Harassing Catcalls Transformed Into Provocative Needlepoint

October 17, 2014 by

We’re big fans of cross-stich and embroidery. We particularly love it when the traditional techniques are paired with bold, modern statements like Brooklyn artist Elana Adler is doing with her You Are My Duchess collection. The samplers represent the many harassing catcalls the artist has heard while living in New York. ... [Read More]

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Fix-It Friday Tip: A Flexible Way To Prop Power At The Perfect Level

Friends, whether you’re a pro, a weekend warrior, an aspiring handywoman, or even a seasoned DIYer, it’s critical to keep safety, efficiency and convenience in mind when it comes to tackling any job, big or small, in and around the house. So when I discovered a new “power” tool that addresses all three of those things, it put a spring in my steel toe work boots. ... [Read More]

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Meet The 9 Women Named National Book Awards Finalists

October 16, 2014 by

The 20 finalists for this year’s National Book Awards in fiction, nonfiction, poetry and young people's literature were announced yesterday. Many regard the National Book Awards as the most prestigious literary prize, and equally, if not more influential than the Pulitzer! This illustrious group of finalists includes some of the most critically ... [Read More]

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WYSK Angela Dee Named 2014 Agent Of Change By Huff Post Women

October 16, 2014 by

Back in June, we very proudly introduced you to British born actor/writer Angela Dee, the creative force behind Rack & Ruin, a binge-worthy web comedy series that made its streaming debut this summer on WYSKTV, the entertainment programming arm of Women You Should Know. Today, Huff Post Women aptly declared this very talented WYSK an Agent of Change ... [Read More]

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Caffeinated Hand Job: Espresso When You Want It, Wherever You Are

October 16, 2014 by

The dark body. The rich flavor. The distinct aroma. The luscious crema. The delightful buzz. If you're one of those people who can't go without your daily espresso, now you can have it exactly when you want it, wherever you are - no cafe, no barista required - thanks to the Minipresso, a new hand powered portable espresso machine. Imagine you're scaling ... [Read More]

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Knitted Knockers: Bra Inserts Handmade With Love By Volunteer Knitters For Breast Cancer Survivors

October 15, 2014 by

Barbara Demorest had been healthy her whole life, so she was shocked when she was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2011. Unfortunately, her biggest fear - having a mastectomy - became part of her new reality. Due to complications, immediate reconstruction was not an option. She thought about a breast prosthetic ... [Read More]

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Germaphobes Be Warned… Survey Reveals Hand Washing Habits Of Men & Women In Public Restrooms

October 15, 2014 by

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Picture this... you’re in a public restroom and spot someone come out of a stall and head straight to the exit without washing her hands, as she palms the doorknob you're just about to grab next. Mouth agape in utter disbelief, you summon your internal voice to silently cry out, “GROSS!!!” Sound familiar? Well, based on the results of ... [Read More]

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Paula Abdul Urges You To #CheckYourself In Fun Breast Cancer Awareness Dance Video

Paula Abdul Urges You To #CheckYourself In Fun Dance Video For Breast Cancer Awareness

October 15, 2014 by

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Avon Foundation for Women has partnered with Paula Abdul to launch this fun dance video and kicky tune with an important message… #CheckYourself “This campaign is very personal for me,” said Paula Abdul an Avon Global Ambassador. ... [Read More]