What We Love About July

The best of summer: What you need to do, see, read, and talk about.

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The best of summer: What you need to do, see, read, and talk about.
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Summer Lovin'

Cheer on Team USA: THE OLYMPICS take London by storm! (July 27-August 12)

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Summer Lovin'

The biggest supermodels of all time —Isabella Rossellini, Christie Brinkley, and Jerry Hall among them —discuss the business of beauty in HBO's documentary ABOUT FACE: THE SUPERMODELS, THEN AND NOW (July 30)

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Summer Lovin'

Take off with RODIN's new travel kit. It's packed with luxe oils, perfume, and a hand and body cream.

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Summer Lovin'

Before there was Instagram, there was MAN RAY and LEE MILLER. Rare works by the two 1920s photo giants are on display at the San Francisco Legion of Honor. (July 14-October 14)

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Summer Lovin'

The Fourth of July reaches new heights with this CHARLOTTE OLYMPIA shoe, debuting in celebration of the British label's first-ever U.S. flagship store, in New York City.

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Summer Lovin'

PASSION PIT makes its electro-pop return with its sophomore album, Gossamer. (July 24)

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Summer Lovin'

Alligator, ostrich, and lizard, oh my! NARCISO RODRIGUEZ finally launches an accessories collection featuring shoes and handbags made from exotic materials. Huzzah!

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Summer Lovin'

It's a beach-reading trifecta: New books by GIGI LEVANGIE GRAZER, EMILY GIFFIN, and JENNIFER WEINER hit shelves and e-readers.

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Summer Lovin'

Blockbuster alert! Anne Hathaway is one badass Catwoman in THE DARK KNIGHT RISES, the final installment of Christopher Nolan's era-defining Batman trilogy. (July 20)

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