How using sunbeds left these women with holes in their faces and gashes all over their body

DARK bloody scabs covering faces, gaping holes in cheeks and noses and deep gashes across bodies sound like something from a horror movie.

But the shocking wounds are actually caused by skin cancer, which the women affected developed after using sunbeds. 

Around 16,000 new cases of skin cancer are diagnosed in the UK every year, and six Brits die from it every day – and this number has quadrupled since the late 1970s, when cheap foreign travel took off and sunbed salons began popping up all over Britain.

This week Fabulous has launched its Dying For A Tan campaign, to raise awareness of the devastating impact sunbeds can have on users’ health.

Since 2010 it's been illegal for anyone under 18 to use sunbeds in the UK, but before then there were no restrictions – and many women in their 20s. 30s, 40s and beyond are now paying the price for using sunbeds as innocent teens.

It's still legal for children to use them in many countries around the world, and using a sunbed at any age increases your risk of developing skin cancer by up to 25 per cent.

Here, three women bravely reveal the terribly high price they've paid for chasing that golden glow.

'This is what skin cancer looks like'

Tawny Willoughby developed lesions on her face after years of using tanning beds five times a week – and now fears her sunbed addiction means she will die and leave her two-year-old son motherless. 

In a selfie shared on Facebook, the 29-year-old nurse showed off the excessive damage, writing: "This is what skin-cancer treatment can look like.

"If anyone needs a little motivation to not lay in the tanning bed and sun here ya go!

"Wear sunscreen and get a spray tan. Learn from other people's mistakes. Don't let tanning prevent you from seeing your children grow up. That's my biggest fear now that I have a two-year-old little boy of my own."

More than 50,000 people shared Tawny’s post.

Symptoms of melanoma

The most common sign of melanoma is a new mole or a change in an existing mole.

In most cases, melanomas have an irregular shape and are more than one colour. The mole may also be larger than normal and can sometimes be itchy or bleed. Look out for a mole which changes progressively in shape, size and/or colour.

The ABCDE checklist should help you tell the difference between a normal mole and a melanoma:

  • Asymmetrical – melanomas have 2 very different halves and are an irregular shape
  • Border – melanomas have a notched or ragged border
  • Colours – melanomas will be a mix of 2 or more colours
  • Diameter – most melanomas are larger than 6mm (1/4 inch) in diameter
  • Enlargement or elevation – a mole that changes size over time is more likely to be a melanoma

Source: NHS

Left with a hole in her nose

Sadly, Tawny's story is far from unique.

Nurse Jade Thrasher  started using sunbeds at 13, having three 20-minute sessions a week for 11 years after feeling peer pressure to have golden skin.

Her parents even had a sunbed at home – although Jade preferred to use ones in a shop.

Later she got her own tanning bed after becoming obsessed with looking golden-brown for her wedding.

But in 2014 she noticed a spot on her nose which kept bursting and wouldn't heal, with biopsies showing she had cancer at just 24 years old.

As a nurse Jade knew what to expect from her treatment, but things were hard on her husband Matthew and her family who were terrified the cancer could kill her.

Surgeons had to cut it out, leaving Jade with a hole the size of a 5p coin above her right nostril.

Flesh from her chest replaced what was missing, but the psychological scars have been less easy to heal.

“I want teenagers to see the photo of the hole in my nose so that they know what could happen," says Jade, who lives in Nashville, Tennessee.

“I used to have a sunbed in my house, but I’ve thrown it in the trash. I didn’t want to sell it, because I didn’t want anybody else to go through what I went through."

As Jade's cancer was caught early she didn't need chemotherapy or radiotherapy but she still has regular checks.

'I'd burn myself on purpose'

Kory Feltz, from California, started using tanning beds when she was just 13 after being bullied for being pale. She'd burn herself on purpose, and within 14 years she developed her first of a number of bouts of cancer.

As well as having a lump removed from her calf, she needed surgery on a cancerous mole on her lip. That left her with a huge scar and needing further reconstructive surgery.

"I knew it was bad when I noticed little mobility in my mouth while trying to ask the nurse if I looked like Kylie Jenner," Kory previously said of waking up after her lip op.

"Her facial expression to that question led me to the conclusion that it wasn’t good."

Almost 100 operations

Lisa Pace became so addicted to sunbeds she'd jump on one every day after starting to use them in high school.

It's a decision she bitterly regrets after needing a staggering 86 surgeries to contain her persistent skin cancer.

She was first diagnosed with melanoma in 2000 aged just 23, after a routine health check led to her seeing a dermatologist.

She was told she had skin cancer, and after a little while sought a second opinion.

A "huge amount" of skin was taken from her thigh and calf, but Lisa was told all her cancer had been removed.

Staggeringly, she carried on tanning – insisting she had no idea the damage she was doing to her skin.

Within a year she'd found a spot on her left cheek, with more following on her face and legs.

At point one, she was having surgery for skin cancer every three months, and she's now had almost 90 ops.

Dying For A Tan

There are an estimated 7,000 tanning salons in Britain, with some offering sessions from as little as 50p a minute.

Kids as young as EIGHT are using sunbeds, with seemingly little understanding they are playing Russian Roulette with their health.

According to Cancer Research UK, Melanoma skin cancer risk is 16-25 per cent higher in people who have used a sunbed (at any age), compared to people who have never used sunbeds. 

This is because sunbeds pelt the skin with such strong UV rays which increase the risk of developing malignant melanoma – the most serious form of skin cancer. 

Just 20 minutes on one is comparable to four hours in the sun – with many stronger than Mediterranean rays at midday.

In many cases the damage is invisible until it’s too late, as it can take up to 20 years to become apparent.

Around 16,000 new melanoma skin cancer cases are diagnosed in the UK every year – that's 44 every day.

There are around 2,300 melanoma skin cancer deaths annually – that's more than six every day.

It’s part of the reason the World Health Organisation has deemed sunbeds are as dangerous as smoking.

This is why Fabulous says it is time to stop Dying For A Tan.

Scientists now believe sunbed use can be directly linked to 900 deaths per year in Europe – and it’s thought using sunbeds can increase your risk of melanoma skin cancer by 16- 20 per cent. 

Like the sun, sunbeds give off UVA and UVB radiation that can damage the DNA in your skin cells. If enough DNA damage builds up over time, it can cause cells to start growing out of control, which can lead to skin cancer.


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Heidi Klum Finally Reveals Who Designed Her Wedding Dress in a Dreamy Video

It’s been nearly two weeks since Heidi Klum’s married Tom Kaulitz in a Capri yacht wedding where she said “I do” in a romantic white wedding gown. The model has been keeping us in suspense ever since about her dreamy dress details. But Friday, she finally announced the design team behind her fairytale look.

In a new Instagram video, the supermodel shared behind-the-scenes footage of her fitting with Valentino designer Pierpaolo Piccioli where she’s seen twirling and skipping around a gilded room at the Place Vendôme in Paris in her one-of-a-kind creation.

While modeling the dress to the Valentino design team, she excitedly yells, “It moves!”

Klum also says she’s “excited” and “can’t wait” for her big day in the clip.

Piccioli explains that the beautiful setting was inspired by “romanticism and lightness” saying that “the setting was fitting for her and for her personality.”

Her couture creation was an off-the-shoulder design featuring a sweetheart-style neckline with billowing sleeves and a full ball skirt with a lace design covered with floral appliqués

She also donned a white veil over her straight blonde locks and wore gold bracelets and a necklace that appeared to spell out “TOM.”

The TV host, 46, wed Tokio Hotel musician Tom Kaulitz, 29, in Capri, Italy on August 3 on board a luxury yacht that once hosted the wedding receptions of Princess Grace Kelly to Prince Rainier III and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis to Aristotle.

For his part, Kaulitz wore an off-white suit and blue dress shirt.

PEOPLE confirmed the couple officially became husband and wife months before their lavish ceremony after public records show they obtained a confidential marriage certificate in California. TMZ reported that they tied the knot in February 2019, just two months after getting engaged on Dec. 24.

Ever since their wedding day, the couple have been enjoying a romantic honeymoon around Italy.

The day after their wedding, they had a party with friends at La Fontelina restaurant where Klum wore not one, but two all-white looks.

She donned a white halter top dress, which featured a romantic eyelet floral pattern and a plunging white swimsuit when she took a dip in the water. 

Later in the week Klum shared a snap of her and her new hubby riding a jew ski around the waters of Capri.

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Three Of Marilyn Monroe’s Most Famous Movie Costumes Are Being Auctioned Off

Marilyn Monroe is one of those social icons whose wardrobe is just as iconic as her career. The costumes and red carpet dresses she wore have been immortalized in pop culture — and now in a few month someone can take them home. Marilyn Monroe’s most iconic costumes are being auctioned off at a two-day auction event. They will be sold off at the Legendary Women of Hollywood two-day auction event at Julien’s Auctions in Beverley Hills.

The top highlights of the auction event will be three costumes worn in Monroe’s biggest films — Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, There’s No Business Like Show Business and River of No Return.

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes was a 1953 musical comedy that cemented Monroe as one of Hollywood’s leading sex symbols. In it the actress played Lorelei Lee, a showgirl who goes on a cruise while tracked by a private detective. Lorelei Lee is engaged to a wealthy man named Gus Esmond, and his father hires the detective out of suspicions that Lorelei Lee is only marrying into the family for money.

In the movie’s first opening number, "Two Little Girls from Little Rock," Monroe wears a floor length red sequined gown. It has a deep neckline with a high leg slit, and looks to be held together by a brooch at the hip. This red silk dress, along with its matching feathered headdress, is going up on auction and is estimated to be $60,000 to $80,000.

The next costume for auction is Monroe’s ensemble from the 1954 movie, There’s No Business Like Show Business. Monroe plays Vicky Parker in the flick, who is a vaudeville performer. One of the most iconic dresses in the movie is a three-piece outfit that Monroe wears while performing the saucy performance of a song named "Heat Wave."

The costume was designed by master couturier, William Travilla, who went on to design costumes for eight of Monroe’s films — including the white halter dress that she wore in The Seven Year Itch. The dress for auction consists of a daring black silk bandeau top and a full ruffled skirt that opens to show the black briefs underneath.

The racy costume was met with controversy, and it was even said that her husband Joe DiMaggio allegedly refused to be photographed with Monroe wearing the costume on set. The dress is estimated to be worth $60,000 to $80,000.

The third costume on auction is from Monroe’s 1954 drama, River of No Return. The dress is the yellow silk, floor-length period gown worn in the final scene. The costume was designed by famed costumier Helen Rose (who designed Grace Kelly’s wedding dress,) and it was originally made for Betty Grable in the 1943 film Coney Island. Travilla took the dress and transformed it with red embroidery and a back bow.

Debbie Reynolds bought this gown at a 1971 auction, when she was collecting Golden Era Hollywood costumes in the hopes of opening a museum. She then sold it off in 2011.

The auction takes place on Oct. 28 to Nov. 1, so mark your calendar if you have a spare 60 grand lying around.

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Bachelor in Paradise’s Hannah Godwin Gets Real About Ignoring Haters

Bachelor in Paradise star Hannah Godwin has become known for her sweet personality, cool-girl style and epic Instagram photos, but the 24-year-old model isn’t immune to feeling moments of insecurity like the rest of Us

Stars — They’re Just Like Us!

Instead of letting these feelings get her down, Godwin is encouraging others to combat these negative thoughts and has teamed up with the fashion brand Kensie for their fall/holiday campaign, “Make Pretty Powerful,” which is all about overcoming adversity and being self-assured.

“I feel like in the world that I’m in, it’s sometimes difficult to stay confident,” the Bachelor alum told Stylish. “There are always people putting you down or you hold yourself to different standards that aren’t always possible to reach but to be able to get over that, you just have to be yourself,” she admitted.

Stars Who Got Their Start on Reality TV

To keep herself in check, Godwin focuses on ignoring outside voices and focusing on the positive. “You have to put things in perspective and know that life is short and live in the moment and just don’t care what people think. … Simply don’t care and that’s the way that you have to approach it,” she said.

“I think there are haters with everybody. If you get a certain platform, there are going to be haters around regardless. I think there are always trolls that like to attack anything and everything,” Godwin continued.

Other than paying no mind to negative comments, the reality star uses fashion as a way of self-expression and to feel her best. “I’ve shopped with Kensie for a while, so when they asked me about the opportunity, I was like, ‘Oh my gosh, what a dream.’ I feel like it embodies who I am and just being that Kensie girl and channeling that powerful, strong, stylish girl,” she explained.

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As for her favorite piece from the collection, Godwin has her eye set on the animal-print jacket. “I’m living for that right now. Animal print anything I’m super into. It kind of channels that Kate Moss vibe and is definitely a good statement piece.”

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Chrissy Teigen On Staying Sane While Scrolling and Limiting Her Kids’ Screentime

It’s easy to forget we’re not actually best friends with Chrissy Teigen. Whether she’s cracking jokes or clapping back at trolls, the model/unofficial Queen of Twitter remains the most relatable celebrity on the Internet—which is why her latest project, a collaboration with Quay Australia, makes perfect sense.

Yes, sunglasses are an on-brand venture for someone who excels at throwing shade, but what’s more fitting is that Teigen’s Quay collection also includes a range of blue light glasses, to be worn while endlessly scrolling Twitter and Instagram, of course. If you haven’t yet tried the technology, which blocks potentially harmful blue HEV light from phone, TV, and computer screens, Teigen will convince you it’s time. She credits them with helping alleviate dry, sore eyes and headaches. And if that’s not enticing enough, she says she and John wear them “in bed at night while watching TV and scrolling the ‘gram.” Consider me influenced.

Along with the blue light glasses, the Chrissy x Quay collection includes a range of the brand’s best-selling sunglasses in new retro-inspired shapes and muted tones for fall. True to the brand’s affordable price point, all eyewear in the collection ranges from $50 to $60.

Below, Teigen chats with about her go-to spec styles (bigger is better), how to avoid Internet burnout, and how she’s limiting her kids’ screen time.

You’ve been busy with a lot of incredible projects and collaborations. Why was a collection with Quay something you wanted to add to the mix?

I’ve been coming across Quay for years through friends who’ve done partnerships and collaborations with them, and seeing them on Instagram all the time. They sent me a bunch [of sunglasses] and every time I’ve worn them, I get all these compliments. I have so many pairs of sunglasses in every price range, but it’s always the Quay ones that I get compliments on. I was super excited to be part of something with them.

What kind of styles did you want to incorporate into the collection?

I knew the styles that were best for my face, but obviously we wanted a collection that was accommodating of everyone’s different styles and face shapes. I tend to lean towards oversized sunglasses because I don’t love putting on a full face of makeup every day. We took the brand’s shapes that people already know and love and changed the colors to enhance them and make them more my style. We went a little bit darker for fall and there are some mirror sunglasses, too.

Why did you want to include blue-light glasses in the collection?

They’re stylish but also serve a purpose. We’re all addicted to our phones, our screen time, TV—we’re constantly scrolling something. We want to get people to open their eyes to the fact that these glasses could be beneficial. [After wearing them], I noticed I was getting less headaches, better sleep, and no more sore, dry eyes. I wear them at night when I’m in bed and John wears his so much. He needs a thick prescription, so we’ll both be in bed at night wearing our glasses while watching TV and scrolling the ‘gram.

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Even though they’re not a new concept, not many people have hopped on the blue light glasses train yet.

In 10 years we’re going to look back and be like, oh my God, I can’t believe we weren’t all wearing these things. Everybody notices a huge difference in their sleep when they put their phones away before bed or wear these types of glasses. They’re comfortable, so you’re able to live your life while wearing them, which is good since I do watch TV like 24 hours a day, basically. I wear them while I’m cooking and looking at my computer for recipes too.

As an avid Twitter user, you’re scrolling a lot. How do you deal with burnout from the news and the Internet in general? Staying sane in the midst of everything is a challenge.

It’s important to find that balance. My kids now take away a lot of my time, so I’m able to give myself that break. But there are times where I cannot put my phone down. We don’t get a break from news these days, but putting my phone down, going out and playing with my kids, and just trying to forget about things for a moment is really important.

These mental breaks are really important. Using the mute feature on Twitter is incredibly important. It’s important to curate your own feed because what we’re seeing is all up to us, right? It’s who we follow and not something that you can get away from, really. For me, the second I hear certain [trigger] words, I just turn my brain off and I’m like, nope, I’m not finishing this video. I can‘t hear what he has to say anymore. There are certain things that I’ve trained myself not to listen to anymore and it helps a lot. Stress is huge for people these days and it really is going to be such an illness—another thing we’re going to look back on. You have to take care of your own personal mental health. There’s some days that you can take it and that’s great, but on the days you can’t, it’s fine to just be offline. You don’t have to always be on the grid.

You really have to take care of your own personal mental health. You don’t always have to be on the grid.

As a mom, how do you stay mindful of your kids’ screen time?

You have to keep them involved in things they love and be a master at distraction. Luna will beg to use my phone, like beg, in bed because there’s an app she loves. But there are certain situations, like when you’re on a plane or in a restaurant, where goddammit, it’s going to help those surrounding us. We are not those people that are like no screen time! So, you try to download all the coolest learning activities so at least they’re learning something.

It affects kids’ sleep schedules too. Even if they just watch TV during the day, when they go to sleep they think back on it. Luna loves scary stuff and watching Hocus Pocus, and now she’s really into the old Mary Kate and Ashley movies. There’s a scary Halloween one, and even if she watches it during the day, she’ll be scared at night. And the thing is, kids are only crazy about something for a minute. So if you can get through a minute of that screaming and begging while you think of something else like an art project, a book or stickers, they forget they even wanted it in the first place. You have to get super amped about something else and they will match that excitement, and that’s how you deal with it.

Your Quay collection coincides with the brand’s Education is Quay campaign, which will award $10,000 scholarships to 10 college students you’ll be helping to select. What are you most excited about in that process?

That was the biggest part of why I wanted to be in this campaign. Not only is the company full of incredible people, but being able to give away a total of $100,000 to ten different people is going to be really incredible. We live in times where it’s so hard to get any kind of grant or loan or scholarships for school and people need that. People are excited to be the change in the world, to be able to learn and gain knowledge, but also to be able to have a life where they’re able to travel and see the world. This money is going to help them do all of those things.

When you’re financially set in one part of your life, you’re able to enjoy the other parts more too. To be able to pick strong candidates that really embody the entire campaign and want to be the change the world needs right now is going to be fun. It’s going to be really hard to choose people because there are going to be so many amazing people that are going to apply to be a part of it—that’s what I’m most nervous about, only having ten. Hopefully this is a campaign and scholarship program that continues on with whoever comes after me. But I’m excited to see young people so excited to be the change that we need.

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Kirby Howell-Baptiste Wore a $7 Thrifted Suit to Make an Important Point About Fast Fashion

Kirby Howell-Baptiste Wore a $7 Thrifted Suit to Make an Important Point About Fast Fashion

Kirby Howell-Baptiste looked incredible in a pantsuit at the premiere of Why Women Kill, and it cost less than $10. Yes, really. The British actress, whom you know from an impressive list of shows including Killing Eve, The Good Place, Barry, and the Veronica Mars reboot, served a head-to-toe fierce look with an equally important message about consumerism and environmental consciousness.

“I bought the suit I’m wearing for $6.99 (not a typo) from a thrift store in the valley,” Kirby said in her caption alongside a photo from the red carpet. “I had the idea that I wanted to wear a suit and also cover my face somehow. Then stylist extraordinaire @aubreybinzer helped the whole look come together with a white shirt, a ‘category is: funeral realness’ fascinator, and lots of gorgeous vintage accessories.”

“Most of the looks I wear (IRL and for shoots/carpets/press) are vintage, second hand, or borrowed,” she continued. “I firmly believe we have more than enough and in making more fast/throwaway fashion, we further damage this rad-ass planet unnecessarily. When possible, I try to buy secondhand clothes, or things that are consciously made, then pop in a few newer bits and bobs here and there.”

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Your old Disney VHS tapes could be worth £14,000 if you flog them on eBay

ALONG with our original Harry Potter books and beloved Polly Pocket sets, our collection of Disney VHS tapes have got to be among our most prized (and nostalgic) possessions.

But even though we've held onto them for all this time, it appears that our old videos could be worth a small fortune – and we wouldn't part with them for anything less tbh.

In fact a 1999 copy of Mulan was recently sold in Australia for £11,800 ($21,111AUD)

Trend watcher at eBay Sophie Onikul said that the tape fetched so much because the resurgence of 90s nostalgia.

Speaking to the MailOnline she said: "Thanks to a nostalgic 90s generation and the trend for retro home decor, VHS tapes are back and in high demand with collectors buying into the craze.

"From Disney to classic movies, your old VHS tapes can be a great earner with pristine, special edition sets sometimes fetching thousands of dollars. Dust off your old VHS tapes and get listing!"

And last month a set of 10 original Disney video tapes were being flogged on eBay for just shy of £14,000.

Including classics such as Robin Hood, Cinderella, Aladdin and Beauty & The Beast, this impressive collection also boasts the lesser-known (yet equally iconic) The Great Mouse Detective and The Rescuers: Down Under.

But before you turn your nose up at the prospect of someone trying to swindle £14,000 for their old videos, this isn't exactly an uncommon price on eBay.

This particular collection are part of the "rare Black Diamond tapes" which were released by Disney between 1984 and 1993.

Unsure as to whether you have your own "diamond tapes" at home? Well you can easily spot the special edition thanks to "The Classics" logo in the upper spine of the case which has a black diamond round the outside.

What's more, an original Beauty & The Beast VHS is currently on sale for £8,000 on the bidding site while a Little Mermaid video is also being flogged for a further £7,500.

And it goes without saying that each of these VHS cassettes are in tip-top condition and don't have any of those fuzzy scenes ours have from years of overuse.

In other words, you can find us hunting round the attic for our old videos for the forseeable future.

Looking to find more cash in the attic? Here's how much your childhood books could be worth now, including a £1,000 Alice in Wonderland.

And your old Polly Pocket set could now be worth over £1,420.

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First Look! See the Lilly Pulitzer Pieces Target Is Bringing Back for 20th Anniversary Partnership

The debut Lilly Pulitzer for Target collection sent shoppers into a frenzy when it launched in the Spring of 2015. Lines stretched out in front of Target stores across the country and stock dwindled rapidly. Now, even four years later, the pieces are still being sold on eBay.

That’s because the Lilly fan base does not mess around when it comes to their love of whimsy, colorful pieces that embody the resort-like lifestyle. And Target is honoring that once again by bringing back select pieces from the original Lilly Pulitzer x Target collab as part of its limited-edition collection celebrating 20 years of designer partnerships.

While you’ll have to set your calendars for September 14 to actually shop the collection, we have a first look at some of the now-iconic Lilly Pulitzer pieces the retail superstore is bringing back.

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From the chic patterned mommy-and-me dresses, to the colorful entertaining sets and the tropical printed makeup bag, the collection features the highlight reel of the hottest selling pieces from the original collab. So whether you’re craving tropical-print dresses or a refreshing poolside cocktail, the resort-inspired line will take you where you need to go.

In celebration of its big anniversary, Target is bringing back close to 300 original, hyped-about items from 20 past designer partnerships. Ranging from apparel to accessories and home décor, The Anniversary Collection will be available Target stores and starting Sept. 14, as supplies last. And if the past sales are any indication, you’ll want to act fast.

Brands including Jason Wu, Zac Posen, Missoni, Rodarte, Anna Sui and more are bringing high-fashion back to the mass market as part of the anniversary partnership.

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All pieces range from $7 to $160, and will vary by store. Shoppers may purchase up to five items per size and color.

“Two decades ago, when we first set out to make beautifully designed products affordable, we created a movement in retail and culture that proclaimed that design could be – and should be – for all,” Rick Gomez, Target’s executive vice president and chief marketing and digital officer, shared in a statement about the collab. “This Anniversary Collection takes our guests on a nostalgic journey through our designer collaboration history where they can discover products that they’ll fall in love with all over again, or for some, for the very first time. We’re so proud of this 20th Anniversary Collection and look forward to continuing to bring our guests more incredible, inspiring and affordable design they can’t find anywhere else.”

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Bride shares wedding venue with a FETISH party… and poses for photos with latex-clad revellers – The Sun

BRIDES usually command everyone’s attention on their big day, but one woman had to share the spotlight with a fetish party.

The unnamed brunette, believed to be from Washington, US, looked taken aback after discovering her wedding venue was also hosting an X-rated ball.

Seemingly putting on a brave face, the newlywed posed for a picture with two racy revellers, who were clad in head-to-toe latex outfits, gimp masks and handcuffs.

A guest uploaded a snap of the blushing bride with the saucy party-goers onto Imgur, and it has since racked up over seven million views.

Social media users rushed to comment on the hilarious picture.

One wrote: “Best bridesmaids outfits ever! So nice when you get something you can wear again and again.”

Another joked: “Wearing white to a fetish ball, that's bold”, while someone else added: “Currently planning a wedding with my fiancé and I think we just found our theme.”

“I hope the wedding planner saw that there was a fetish ball going on and immediately booked the hotel for that day,” commented another.

One user said that hotel staff are “used to this s*** by now”, adding: “Though, it is fun to watch the people who are clearly there on business look around confused every con.

“The service desk is a great place to people watch if you need off your feet or want to eat, because there are almost always tables nearby.”

While a fellow hotel worker commented: “Work at front desk. Have seen this before. At least they are wearing clothes of some sort.”

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Surprise! Nordstrom Discounted New Items For August, and These Are the 17 Deals to Buy This Week

Surprise! Nordstrom Discounted New Items For August, and These Are the 17 Deals to Buy This Week

The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale maybe over, but that doesn’t mean the deals have stopped. The retailer just dropped brand-new sale items on the site for August, and we’re so impressed with the massive selection. Our favorite brands like Madewell, Kate Spade New York, Gal Meets Glam Collection, Something Navy, Nike, and more are offering major discounts.

There are currently over 9,500 markdowns online, so we curated a selection of the very best options you should know about. Ahead, you’ll find dresses, jackets, shoes, bags, and plenty more covetable offerings. Peruse these must haves and treat yourself to something new.

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