Between getting ready for the holidays and attending the actual Christmas celebrations, December for many feels like the most hectic month of the year. Even if you’re not stuck behind your office desk, you’re probably busy enjoying the festive season with your loved ones or going on that one last vacation of 2018.
To round off this action-packed month, we’ve compiled 10 of the most popular stories here on HYPEBAE in case you missed them. From our exclusive interview with K-pop sensation Tiffany Young, to editors’ reviews on the best sneaker and makeup releases this year, scroll down for our full monthly recap.
Getting into the festive spirit, the Kardashian-Jenner clan greeted social media with their 2018 Christmas card. While several members of the family including Kendall Jenner, Kris Jenner and Kanye West are missing from the group photo, the sisters are joined by their children who’re dressed in matching, all-white outfits.
Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth have officially tied the knot on December 23. A few days after their secret wedding, the “Nothing Breaks Like a Heart” singer took to her Instagram account to announce her marriage to the Australian actor, sharing a series of images of herself in an off-the-shoulder gown from Vivienne Westwood.
In our exclusive interview, the Girls’ Generation member candidly chats about her decision to “start over” by moving back to LA, her solo career, as well as her ambitions with acting. The K-pop star also touches on what she’s learned from being a part of the group:
“Girls’ Generation’s legacy is about hard work. We worked our asses off for what we believed in, what we wanted to create and who we wanted to be. It’s about being positive and being the best you can be, given your circumstances.”
The HYPEBAE editors have selected 22 of the best luxury and budget-friendly makeup releases to be featured in our annual HYPEBAE Best series. From Too Faced‘s shade-inclusive Born This Way Foundation, to Fenty Beauty‘s stunning Killawatt Foil duo in “Mimosa Sunrise/Sangria Sunset,” learn more about some of the most exciting beauty launches of the year.
Statement sneakers are everywhere in 2018. Before the year closes out, we look back on five silhouettes that have reached cult-status within the past 12 months, including the Nike M2K Tekno, the adidas Originals Falcon and the Serena Williams-inspired Off-White™ x Nike Blazer “QUEEN.”
For the second year in a row, Kendall Jenner is crowned Forbes‘ highest-paid model, earning $22.5 million USD. The 2018 report saw the newly married Karlie Kloss at the number two spot with $13 million USD, and Chrissy Teigen at number three with $11.5 million USD.
While Boxing Day is over, you may still be able to find deals from some of your favorite fashion e-tailers. Right now, SSENSE is offering up to 70-percent off of goods from designers like Balenciaga, Off-White™, Jacquemus and more. Check out some of our top picks from the massive sale before you shop.
No plans this weekend? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered with a list of the best fashion documentaries on Netflix. For those who’re curious to learn more about some of the industry’s biggest names and events, sit back and enjoy our curated program.
Long-haul flights could be tough on your skin. We’ve handpicked a number of travel-sized skincare products that’ll help you combat dry plane air. From face mists to lip balms, see what you should pack for your next trip.
The world’s best luxury hotels that opened in 2018 are ranked in an annual report by LTI – Luxury Travel Intelligence. If you’re already plotting vacations for the new year, check out the list featuring destinations from Hong Kong to Mexico.