Check out what's highlighted in this month's issue.
114 CELEBRITY Country-music darling Taylor Swift talks “Oh, snap!” moments and falling in love. By Kathryn Hudson
137 GIFT GUIDE Stumped for what to buy your nearest and dearest? We’re here to help.
185 FASHION Add Far East accents, metallic bling and some rococo glam to your holiday-wardrobe arsenal.
236 BEAUTY EXCLUSIVE Close encounters with Karl Lagerfeld. By Laura deCarufel
240 BEAUTY EXCLUSIVE Penélope Cruz on her beauty philosophy. By Ally Dean
244 GLOBAL SPA SPECIAL It’s a tough job, but somebody’s got to do it: We test the world’s top envy-inducing spas.
256 BODY Is kindness the latest anti-aging miracle? By Hannah Swerling
STYLE & FASHION
42 STYLE SCOOP Rachel Roy’s fashion tips plus Tavãn & Mitto’s mistletoe memories.
46 STYLE STATEMENT David Yurman’s eclectic path to fine jewellery. By Noreen Flanagan
50 DREAM CHAT An imagined conversation with Sonja Henie. By Clara Young
52 FASHION DARE Actress Enuka Okuma goes for gold.
54 FASHION PROFILE Craving Carven. By Avril Mair
60 STYLE ICON Happy birthday, Tiffany & Co.! By Laura deCarufel
64 STYLE The biggest feuds to rock the fashion world. By Alannah O’Neill
68 FASHION MEMORY Heather O’Neill on every woman’s best friend: the LBD.
74 ACCESSORIES Neutral territory.
76 ACCESSORIES Deco dream.
78 ACCESSORIES Baroque beat.
80 ACCESSORIES Kick it!
82 ACCESSORIES Arm candy.
84 TOTAL LOOK Lacy ladies.
86 TOTAL LOOK Orient-Express.
92 TOTAL LOOK Film noir.
124 GIRL Breast intentions. By Tabatha Southey
126 GUY Guest services. By Guy Saddy
262 HOROSCOPE By Georgia Nicols
95 RADAR A Y&R addiction that runs in the family; Gilson Lubin makes us laugh; eight weeks of “romance” novels.
128 LIFE The perfect pair. By Erin McLaughlin
132 OPINION Does the online curation trend trap us in cultural bubbles? By Clara Young
150 CONNECT Can’t buy me love. By Chloe Berge
152 RELATIONSHIP One family breaks from tradition. By Buffy Cram
156 MAN Mr. Fix-it? Not exactly. By Will Ferguson
160 CAREER Your holiday-party cheat sheet. By Alannah O’Neill
162 MONEY Can you put a price on happiness? Yes, and it’s $75,000. By Guy Saddy
170 TRAVEL NEWS Gilded destinations. By Adrienne Matei
172 ESCAPE Kangaroo Island is just as cute as it sounds. By Christina Reynolds
179 WORLD Two women open up about being abducted by Uganda’s Joseph Kony. By Susan McClelland
BEAUTY & WELLNESS
220 BEAUTY BUZZ
224 BEAUTY LUST LIST
254 BODY NEWS
28 EDITOR'S NOTE
36 GUEST LIST
38 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
67 ELLE ONLINE
264 SHOPPING GUIDE
266 NIGHT OUT
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