Fashion

ARIA Awards 2014: red carpet live coverage

Jenna Clarke 11:31 PM   Welcome to the Australian music industry's night of nights, well afternoon of afternoons, the 2014 ARIA Awards. Join us we chart the hits and misses of the red carpet.

Australia dressed a girl: Katy Perry picks local designer for ARIA red carpet

Jenna Clarke 9:52 PM   Katy Perry may not be a fan of the Australian press but she is a committed champion of local creativity after wearing a locally designed ensemble to walk the ARIA Awards red carpet.

ARIA Awards 2014 best and worst dressed

Nedahl Stelio 7:09 PM   What's better than an afternoon of awesome creativity on a warm spring day? Nothing. Presenting the best and worst of the ARIA Awards red carpet.

Beauty

Reese Witherspoon slams criticism of Renee Zellweger

Actress Reese Witherspoon has attacked the media critics who poked fun at her pal Renee Zellweger.

Artist creates 'realistic' fashion doll with acne, cellulite and tattoos

Andrea Romano   While most girls are used to seeing zits and body art in real life, it's not something they often see on their Barbie dolls — until now.

Why wearing make-up makes my day

Elizabeth Clarke   There is a happy place between extreme makeup and anti-makeup, and it is inhabited by a razor, hair-straighteners, foundation and some good lippy.

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Wellbeing

Self-hatred and sickness blog sparks anger

Sarah Berry 2:05 PM   Suggestions that we are culpable for making ourselves sick or that we can feel ourselves into or out of illness is often met with outrage.

Food for thought in best and worst carbs

Susie Burrell 12:00 AM   Before you ditch all of the carbs from your diet, here are a few tips.

Barley helped ancient humans inhabit the 'Roof of the World'

Amina Khan   Barley was the key to prehistoric humans living in the high altitudes of the Tibetan Plateau, a study has found.

Home & Style

Iggy Azalea tells fans: 'Do not EVER come to my home'

Rachel Clun 11:36 AM   Iggy Azalea is finding some aspects of her fame a little hard to deal with.

$26 million pricetag for Bacall's NY home

The lavish 19th century New York apartment overlooking Central Park where Hollywood siren Lauren Bacall lived for more than 50 years is on the market for a whopping $US26 million ($A28.13 million).

What your home says about you

Rachel Clun   Are you an adult, or are you still living the university share house dream?

Life

Want to stop drunk calling your ex? There's an app for that

Andrew Trotman 3:11 PM   This 'condom for your phone' will stop you texting the people you really shouldn't when you're drunk.

French inventor develops tablets to make flatulence smell of roses

Rory Mulholland, Paris 1:34 PM   The 65-year-old came up with his range of indigestion tablets after he was 'nearly suffocated' by the smell of farts.

Through the lens: The stories behind the photos

Fairfax photographers reveal the intimate stories behind their pictures.