It was her sassy pixie cut (and, okay, Oscar-winning role) that first catapulted Halle Berry into the international spotlight, and now the star is reviving her signature look. “Halle recently decided to go back to her choppy, messy crop,” says L.A. Salon owner Andy Lecompte, who regularly works with the actress. “We started in that direction a few months ago when her hair was about mid-chest length, and kept going shorter each visit.” The classic style shows off Berry’s long neck and beautiful features while still remaining modern, feminine, and carefree. More
Emma Roberts is heading to college this fall, but before she hits the textbooks she’s indulging in some recreational reading. The actress was recently spotted on the streets of New York City toting a copy of Secret Diary of a Call Girl. The autobiographical tome, written anonymously under the nom de plume Belle de Jour, chronicles the exploits of a 20-something woman who makes her living as a high-class escort in London. More
With flights under $500 roundtrip, you can jet-set to Italy like Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel without buyer’s remorse. This and other airfare deals can be found in the travel section at Bing.com—Microsoft’s new “decision engine” that launches today! The Price Predictor feature helps takes the guesswork out of when to book by indicating if the flight you’ve selected is going to go up or down, Fare Alerts will notify you when the flight you’ve selected drops and you can follow Bing Travel on Twitter at twitter.com/fareologist for the latest deals.
Marilyn Monroe would have turned 83 years old this week and celebrations are in order. Many of the famous blonde’s personal items, including her iconic Pucci blouse (left), are being auctioned off by Julien’s Auctions. Other items up for bidding include furniture from her Brentwood home (talk about a coffee table with a story!), a white umbrella from her famous beach photographs and her favorite white fur stole. Also in celebration of her birthday, LIFE.com has released a series of newly discovered photos. More