Go Behind the Scenes at Some of Vogue’s Most Legendary Photoshoots

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Phyllis Posnick, Vogue’s Executive Fashion Editor for nearly three decades, has long been a photographer’s secret weapon, bringing acuity, style, and wit to her work as sittings editor for such photographic legends as the late, great Irving Penn and Helmut Newton. Her beauty images and portraits have one thing in common: Positioned between multipage fashion

How Yazidi Women Are Fighting Back Against ISIS

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After witnessing a sweeping genocide and sexual enslavement by ISIS in 2014, a group of Yazidi women has formed a battalion—the Sun Ladies—to fight back. Seven hours’ bumpy drive from Erbil, the capital of Iraqi Kurdistan, stands an abandoned schoolhouse that recently served as an Islamic State headquarters. By the time we reach it, traveling

Building a Dream Home in the English Countryside

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When she couldn’t find the perfect country farmhouse with sweeping views and scant neighbors, Plum Sykes invented one, complete with old-world charm and modern comfort. Lost a peacock? call this number, read the sign outside an overgrown cottage close to home. My heart sank and soared in equal measure: I had lost a peacock—in fact

Matt Smith Returns to TV as Prince Philip in Netflix’s The Crown

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Fresh off the London stage, Matt Smith returns to the small screen as Prince Philip in Netflix’s lush new series The Crown. Dressed in floppy navy sweatpants, sweatshirt, sneakers, giant headphones, and a back-to-front baseball cap, the British actor Matt Smith, 33, strolls incognito into Colbert, a French brasserie in London’s Sloane Square. Damp from