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Padma Lakshmi

  1. gallery
    The Women of How I Get It Done DayInside our photo booth with photographer Heather Sten.
  2. A Day in the Life of 8 Successful Women“I would sleep until 1 if I could, I just don’t really get the opportunity these days.”
  3. how i get it done day
    How to De-Stress in 3 Minutes or LessEasy tricks from Aidy Bryant, Padma Lakshmi, and Hope Solo.
  4. #believesurvivors
    Padma Lakshmi Explains Why She Stayed Silent After Being Raped As a Teenager“We have a lot to lose if we put a time limit on telling the truth about sexual assault.”
  5. rewearing gowns
    Padma Lakshmi Re-Wore a J. Mendel Gown for the Emmys“It seems wasteful not to enjoy these dresses.”
  6. events
    Tina Fey Wants You to Know That Women Are Not ‘Cappuccino Machines’And all the best speeches from Variety’s annual Power of Women luncheon, featuring Alicia Keys, Samantha Bee, and Viola Davis.
  7. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Top Chef Host Padma LakshmiThe Top Chef host on using hot plates in hotel rooms, her new makeup collection, and advocating for women’s health.
  8. another mac collection
    Your Favorite Reality-Star Host Is Now Selling MakeupArriving in stores March 15.
  9. far and wide
    25 Famous Women on the Pleasures of TravelingChrissy Teigen, Martha Stewart, Joan Didion, and more share their fondest memories.
  10. identities
    25 Famous Women on Their Immigrant RootsStories from Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Ali Wong, Toni Morrison, and more.
  11. wellness
    25 Famous Women on ExerciseTracy Anderson, Kerry Washington, Betty White, and more on workouts they love (and hate).
  12. motherhood
    25 Famous Women on PregnancyHillary Clinton, Beyoncé, Zadie Smith, and more celebrity moms on what it’s really like.
  13. swellness
    25 Famous Women on Breakfast and BrunchHow Chrissy Teigen, Simone Biles, Ina Garten, and more women start the day.
  14. getting it
    25 Famous Women on PeriodsTina Fey, Whoopi Goldberg, Kate Winslet, and more women on the crimson wave.
  15. perfect 10
    Women in Chronic Pain Are Often the First to Pretend They’re FinePadma Lakshmi and Jamie-Lynn Sigler on living with chronic pain.
  16. state of the uterus
    Padma Lakshmi on What You Should Know About Endometriosis“Women are conditioned to think that it’s just a part of being a woman, and it’s really not.”
  17. whisper words of wisdom
    Let Padma Lakshmi Give You Some Great Dating Advice“I don’t think I would date somebody who didn’t consider himself a feminist.”
  18. wellness theories
    Padma Lakshmi on Top Chef Weight Gain and Wellness“It’s okay if I’m a size bigger, because my intellectual growth is more important to me than the size of my jeans.”
  19. party chat
    Padma Lakshmi Talks Gelato at InStyle PartyHer favorite is in Milan.
  20. here comes the nominee
    15 Emmys Red-Carpet Gowns That Could Double As Wedding DressesSo many ladies in white!
  21. new york fugging city
    Fug Girls: Evil Spirits and Padma Lakshmi at Naeem KhanPlus, a cameo by yet another Disney Star for whom we have no pertinent questions.
  22. party lines
    Party Pics: Cindy Sherman, Brooke Shields, Gia Coppola, and MoreThe parties before the Fashion Week storm.
  23. party lines
    Party Pics: Miley, Karlie, Pharrell, and MorePlus a Hamburglar sighting.
  24. new york fugging city
    Fug Girls: Padma Lakshmi, Our Imaginary NeighborThe Top Chef host looks back on sartorial regrets.
  25. fugging it up
    Fug Girls: Padma Lakshmi Avoids the Devil at Monique LhuillierShe was kind of awkward and (beautifully) annoyed about the whole thing.
  26. show and tell
    Costello Tagliapietra Presented Their First Collection as a Married CoupleComplete with marriage equality pins for all.
  27. beauty marks
    MAC Designs Nails; Megan Fox for Armani BeautyPlus, the “Sex and the City” perfume is the most frequently counterfeited fragrance.
  28. loose threads
    Guinness ‘Jewelry Style’ Honored; Ad Sales DownPlus, British Vogue is the latest (of many) magazines to include cute white cats in an editorial.
  29. tastemakers
    Padma Lakshmi’s Spring Collection Is a Little Bit Tribal, a Little Bit CherThe Top Chef host talks about the all-star season, baubles, and her upcoming food memoir.
  30. fashion yearbook
    See Michael Kors As a Tree, Heidi Klum on Stilts, and More Fashion People in Halloween CostumesAlso, Christian Siriano as a feather duster! Lorenzo Martone as Jesus!
  31. Padma Lakshmi Is a ‘Happy Little Sorceress,’ Designing Jewelry and Making Massage OilThe ‘Top Chef’ doyenne on her latest jewelry collection, why she dreams of opening a general store, and the best cheftestant meal ever.
  32. the ball
    Fug Girls: The Ten Most Wonderfully Weird Ensembles at the Met GalaFrom Blake Lively to Tina Fey, check out the weirdest looks in the slideshow.
  33. look of the day
    Padma Lakshmi Wears Red to the Black BallBut what she wears is so much better!
  34. scantily clad hotties
    Padma Lakshmi Strips Down to Sell Her JewelryThis isn’t exactly a new thing for her.
  35. fashion yearbook
    Stars Play It Safe at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, Ashton Kutcher Goes All Out on the BowtieSee what Ashton, Demi Moore, Tyra Banks, and more wore on Saturday. Also, Barbara Walters’s startling outfit repeat.
  36. first looks
    Padma Does Many Things, and Apparently Now JewelryToday the ‘Top Chef’ host launches a jewelry collection with a heavy Indian influence.
  37. look of the day
    Clash of the TitansThe two ladies rocked bright, bold colors together. Daring.
  38. scantily clad hotties
    Allure Shows Us Celebrity Boobs. Everyone Freak Out.Skin is always in.
  39. beauty marks
    L’Oréal Lays Off 260; Comme des Garçons for H&M Already on eBay!Plus, Olay’s new skin-care line, and Sarah Silverman on selling out her pubic hair.
  40. party lines
    Narciso the Painter and Padma the PerfumerNarciso Rodriguez is a closet abstract painter, and Padma Lakshmi makes her own perfume in her kitchen sink.
  41. fashion yearbook
    Judging the Attire at the White House Correspondents’ DinnerCheck out what Heidi Montag, Lauren Conrad, Ashlee Simpson, Jenny McCarthy, and more wore to the big political dinner.
  42. loose threads
    All-Black Italian ‘Vogue’ in the Works? Carla Bruni for Asda?Italian ‘Vogue’ has an issue with only black models in the works, Asda wants Carla Bruni to model for them, and Christian Lacroix’s doing interior design in Dubai.
  43. loose threads
    Charlotte Gainsbourg for Ghesquière; Hermés Sues eBayCharlotte Gainsbourg may model in Nicolas Ghesquière’s next campaign, eBay feels the wrath of Hermés’s counterfeit-fighting legal watchdogs, and Russian Fashion Week isn’t high on subtlety.
  44. fashion calendar
    Events and Sales: Marchesa in the Flesh; Steals on ChloéGreet the ladies behind Marchesa and Roland Mouret at Bergdorf Goodman and serious steals on Gucci, Cavalli, and Chloé.
  45. show & tell
    Celebs and Alumni Pick Their Winner at ‘Project Runway’ FinaleEvery year we wonder: Is this when people stop caring about Project Runway? Judging from the clamor in and around the tents this morning (we could hear them shouting, “Rami! Rami!” from a block away), we believe the answer is no.
  46. show & tell
    Video: Padma and Alberta Go Way BackIntrepid socialite-cum-reporter Fabiola Beracasa hit the Philosophy di Alberta Ferretti presentation, where she found Elle’s Nina Garcia, Vanity Fair’s Alexis Bryan, and reality-television hostess Padma Lakshmi (who, long before she was intimidating the hell out of Top Chefs, was modeling for Alberta Ferretti in Milan). Watch and see what they had to say about Philosophy’s latest feminine line.
  47. new york fugging city
    Rain Fails to Fug Up Alyson Hannigan’s BangsThe burst of lunchtime rain abated just in time for a few of hoi polloi to take in the Philosophy di Alberta Ferretti presentation without ruining their hair. Which was crucial in Alyson Hannigan’s case, because she merrily showed off crisp new bangs to her gushing pals in the crowd, and every girl knows you can’t debut a hairdo when it’s plastered to your forehead. Unless that’s the look you’re going for, in which case you have larger problems than a little drizzle.
  48. new york fugging city
    Padma and Ivana Won’t Fugging SpeakIvana Trump must not be a Top Chef fan. Appearing this morning at Vera Wang (and sans her burnished male escort from yesterday), Ivana sat hip-to-hip with Padma Lakshmi in the front row — yet they never seemed to speak or exchange a glance. Shouldn’t they be gabbing about how tall C.J. is or whether somebody could please place a ban on the contestants making tuna tartare?
  49. party lines
    Party Preview: The Week’s Best BashesForget about the clothes, it’s the parties! There are too many to fêtes to mention all of them, but here are five you don’t want to miss. Don’t have an invite? New York’s Jada Yuan and the Fug Girls will be there to report back on the glamour and the gaffes. Check our continuing party coverage throughout the week for all the photos and gossip. What: Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week kickoff Where: The Box, 189 Chrystie St., nr. Stanton St. When: February 1, 9 p.m. Who: Mena Suvari, Nick Cannon, Michael C. Hall, and L.A. band Shiny Toy Guns. Why to go: Patrick Bateman may not be there, but Jessica Stam can still cozy up to Dexter. What: Vionnet launch Where: Barneys New York, 660 Madison Ave., at 61st St. When: February 2, 6 p.m.–8 p.m. Who: Everyone. Victoria Bartlett, Gilles Bensimon, Valerie Steele, Phillip Lim, Olivia Chantecaille, Meredith Melling Burke, Padma Lakshmi, Sally Singer, and, of course, Sophia Kokosalaki. Why to go: To get a first glimpse of the resurrected French label. What: Rock & Republic after-party Where: Hiro Ballroom, the Maritime Hotel, 371 W. 16th St., at Ninth Ave. When: February 2, 10 p.m. Who: Mark Ronson, designer Mark Ball, and a gaggle of catwalkers. Lady Sovereign will perform at midnight. Why to go: Promises to be the best concert of the week. What: Marc Jacobs after-party Where: The MJ bash is the most sought-after invite. Details are on the deep DL. When: February 5 Who: The Olsens, the Roitfelds, Jessica Stam and every model worth looking at. Why to go: If you have to ask, that’s why you’re not there. What:Heatherette after-party Where: Roseland Ballroom, 239 W. 52nd St., nr. Broadway When: February 6, 10:30 p.m. Who: Lydia Hearst, Tinsley Mortimer, Amanda Lepore, and Paris Hilton. Why to go: Best place to fly your freak flag.
  50. video look book
    Padma Lakshmi, Actress