It’s June and summer is starting to really kick in! That means major summer blockbusters are coming out (Ridley Scott’s probably-cult film Prometheus, and don’t forget Universal Pictures’ Snow White and the Huntsman which we’re collaborating with in our Magic Mirror contest!), beach trips are in order, and you’ll be taking full advantage of the weekend (Dolores Park will be packed)! Before you scramble out the door for your hot summer plans, find your must-read articles here!
DEVIL WEARS PRADA IS GETTING A SEQUEL
That’s right, everyone’s favorite “average Jane breaks into the fashion industry” movie and novel is getting a sequel! The next installment of The Devil Wears Prada will take place eight years after Andrea leaves Miranada in Paris. Will you read and watch the sequel?
MOVING TO SF
Are you moving to San Francisco? Decided the baby/dog park neighborhood just isn’t your scene? The Bold Italic did an awesome article (with awesome illustrations) that while generalizing SF neighborhoods, pretty much sums up the native SF-ers’ opinions on the unique and hilly city. Read it here!
WEEK OF WEIRD
This week was a doozy that made us seriously question humankind. News headlines of things like “Zombie in Miami” and whatnot…yikes! Get all the gross, “WTF?!” news here.
JAMES FRANCO TALKS ABOUT HBO’S GIRLS
James Franco talks about HBO’s Girls and it’s kind of a hot mess. Read Refinery 29’s rundown of the interview here.
HOW TO BE A BETTER ROOMMATE
Everyone THINKS they’re clean and THINKS they’re a great roommate… but are they really? Here are some tips on how to be a better roommate from College Candy!
BY FAR THE BEST
Those of us with a competitive nature, it’s important to know that not being the “best” at something doesn’t mean you suck. This month Rookie Mag is focusing on “power”— check out this article on competitiveness and remember, happiness comes from being content with what you already have, not what you want!
5 TRICKS TO SOOTHE YOUR SUNBURN
Suffering from sunburn? Lovelyish has five tricks to soothe those burns.
THE LEGEND OF BILLIE JEAN
What was our thrifting editor’s inspiration this week? The denim wearing, tough girl Slater from The Legend of Billie Jean. Totes on our to-watch-again list.
DIY LINKS OF THE WEEK
Look at who was featured this week on Chic Steals!
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