The song is a vast improvement for Taylor. A ballad that’s neither in-your-face or sounding like its from a twelve year old.Matt Bjorke (X)

“The lesson I’ve learned the most often in life is that you’re always going to know more in the future than you know now.”

all we are is skin and bone trained to get along

"I think the best advice that I ever got as a teenager was to think about your actions, because if you are 80 years old looking back, you know if your dad calls you at 8 in the morning and wants to go to breakfast, as a teenager you are like, ‘No I want to sleep,’ and as an 80-year-old looking back, you go to breakfast with your dad. It’s just those little decisions like that."

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merisea:

How Beauty Procedures Looked In The 1930s-40s [x]

^ One of many great things to direct someone to anytime they start going off about how “real beauty” was appreciated back in the good ol’ glamorous retro days.

More info on that weird head vice created by Max Factor: It was called the “beauty micrometer,” originally created for the application of makeup on film actors, and didn’t really correct the application of makeup so much as pinpoint the exact places where makeup needed to be applied to ensure the actor’s face measured up to symmetrical, perfectly-proportioned beauty standards as much as possible. 

2015 Calendar [x]

Karlie Kloss and Taylor Swift on the runway during ‘I Knew You Were Trouble’ at the VS Fashion Show 2013