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Yes — this is a thing. So what’s it like? Well…a beauty
pageant, sorry, competition, with really intense costumes and gowns. Basically, a more awesome beauty program.
Queen Jetsun of Bhutan isn’t the only royal lady who’s been traveling. For the past few days, Queen Elizabeth II has been making the rounds in Australia, and just yesterday she chose to walk around looking like a stick of very fancy butter. And we mean that in the best way possible.
We know times are hard — especially for people who work in traditional retail — but we had no idea just how bad things were until we read that some boutiques in Australia are charging customers a fee for trying on clothes.
Four Australian women broke the Guinness world record for running in heels yesterday. Shamelessly, we took our loafers off as soon as we got home.
Australian Catholics are downright pissed off “after discovering rosary beads, symbols of devotion used in prayer, are being flaunted as a fashion statement,” The Sydney Sunday Telegraph reports.
We’ve always known those Australians were ahead — about 20 time zones or so. But if the election of the nation’s first female (and red-headed!) Prime Minister wasn’t progressive enough for you, it seems they’ve gone and beat us all to the collective punch again.