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A ‘Game of Thrones’ Spin-Off COULD Happen

Yes, ‘Game of Thrones’ is ending after Season 8, but we might see more of Westeros in a spin-off.

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Winter is here for Game of Thrones fans. Sure, winter finally arrived in Westeros after so many promises (you didn’t lie to us, Ned Stark), but it even feels like winter, in our GoT-loving souls. Season 7 is going to be short(only seven episodes), delayed (it’s not starting until summer, instead of its usual April premiere date), and, thanks to the season’s timing, not eligible for Emmys in 2017. On top of all of that, HBO confirmed Saturday during the network’s summer press tour that the hit show will indeed end after Season 8.

“[The showrunn...

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Laurie Hernandez Just Won a Spot on the U.S. Olympic Team…and Your Heart

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The freshest face on the Olympic team this year is Laurie Hernandez, the 2015 junior national champion turned senior star. Hernandez just turned 16 this year, which means she was born in 2000. (Feeling old yet?) She hails from Old Bridge, New Jersey and trains at MG Elite with Maggie Haney, a former NCAA gymnastics star.

Here’s a little bit more you should know about this rising star.

Her breakout moment

In 2012, Hernandez was barely 12 years old when she caught the attention of gymnastics fans at the Secret U.S. Classic, a qualifier for the National Championships with this floor routine.

Though the difficulty of the tumbling was low compared to the top junior competitors that year, the young gymnast stood out for t...

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Alexa Chung Is Launching Her Own Fashion Brand

Best Looks: Kim Kardashian

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It seems like a long time coming, but style icon Alexa Chung has today announced that she’s launching her own fashion label.

Eponymously named ‘Alexachung’, it will debut in May 2017 and will include denim, daywear, evening wear, shoes, and jewelry, as well as special products.

Chung will act as Creative Director of the brand, which is described as being ‘contemporary-priced’.

The 32 year-old model and presenter is well versed in fashion design, having collaborated with the likes of AG Jeans, Marks & Spencer, Superga, and Madewell over the last few years, as well as having a sell-out Mulberry bag named after her.

Additionally, she runs the Villoid app, which allows users to create their own fashion mood boards that they can share with fellow...

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5 ELLE.com Editors Try Kylie’s Most Extreme Lip Kit

Skylie’s the limit *logs off*

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If Kylie Lip Kits had levels, Candy K (a matte latte color) would be beginner, Mary Jo K (candy apple red) would be intermediate, and Skylie, a new limited edition shade, would be advanced. An opaque Carolina blue, Skylie is the most attention-seeking Lip Kit yet—perfect for Snapchat, where it belongs—no matter how you wear it.

Skylie sold out last Friday, but we got our hands on a sample of the $29 kit. Here, ELLE.com editors take the Skylie Lip Kit challenge to see how Kylie’s most extreme shade works IRL.

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This Instagram Fitness Star Just Shattered Everything You Believe About Your Weight

My Sweat Life’s Kelsey Wells shares a friendly reminder that the numbers on a scale are just numbers.

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My Sweat Life blogger Kelsey Wells has spent a year and a half doing Kayla Itsines’s BBG program, and she has the results to show for it. But if you think that she’s hung up about how much she weighs, you’re so wrong.

In an Instagram post today, Kelsey shared three different photos of herself at three different weights: 145 pounds, 122 pounds, and 140 pounds...

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The Real Reason People Are So Obsessed With Lush Cosmetics

From your shower to your Facebook feed, you can’t get away from the brand.

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If the natural-leaning makeup, shower, and skin brand Lush has felt really in-your-face in the last couple of months, it’s not just you. Founded in 1995 in Poole, a town on the southern coast of England, the cosmetics line has received a boost in recent months, showing up in Facebook feeds, in the news, and on Kylie Jenner’s social channels, elevating it from a niche, hippie-friendly brand to a major mainstream contender.

So why, if the products have always been brigh...

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