Samantha Schnurr
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Samantha Schnurr works on the news desk at NBC in Washington, DC and covers all things entertainment and fashion for Bustle. She has big feet and an even bigger mouth, daydreams about Italy on the daily, and has a major girl-crush on Oprah Winfrey.

Latest Articles

I Recreated 3 Iconic '90s Drew Barrymore Looks

The aspiring disco queens of the '70s modeled their bellbottoms after Cher. The permed blondes of the '80s danced in their bedrooms to Madonna. The moody grunge teens of the '90s? Well, they obsessed over Drew Barrymore's now-iconic makeup looks. A c…
By Samantha Schnurr

'90s Stars Gave Us Fashion Flashbacks At The BBMAs

The Billboard Music Awards have us remembering the '90s all over again. From Charli XCX's black slip dress to Pete Wentz's bleached tips, this year's red carpet makes it hard to forget a classic, simpler, and beloved time in fashion — and apparently,…
By Samantha Schnurr

These Celebs Wore Jumpsuits To The BBMAs

It might be the 2015 Billboard Music Awards, but the fashion at one of the most anticipated music awards shows of the season has us time-traveling right back to Studio 54 circa 1975. Taylor Swift, Chrissy Teigen and a handful of Hollywood's fiercest …
By Samantha Schnurr

I Recreated The Best 'Age Of Adaline' Hair Looks

After three devastatingly long years, our favorite California girl next door has made her return to the silver screen— and back onto our beauty Pinterest boards. Blake Lively and her amazing locks are back, rocking decades worth of amazing hairstyles…
By Samantha Schnurr

The 15 Most Insane Outfits From 'SATC'

The Roman Empire fell, Richard Nixon resigned from the presidency, and Carrie Bradshaw once wore an American flag pencil skirt. As every wise high school history teacher across the country touts to their students, we must learn from history or we are…
By Samantha Schnurr

6 'SATC' Outfits That Every Woman Should Try Once

In between the sex columns and the — well — sex, the four ladies of HBO's Sex And The City managed to set some serious trends in the six seasons and two films they strutted through in their Manolo Blahnik stilettos. Some of the looks were good, some …
By Samantha Schnurr

I Put Expert Melt-Proof Makeup Tips To The Test

Throw your water resistant puffer coat out of the highest window. Set your snow boots on fire. Take your black lycra stockings and tear them to shreds with your teeth. The sun is shining, the birds are chirping, and spring has officially sprung — whi…
By Samantha Schnurr

How To Recreate Carrie's 5 Signature Hairstyles

Long before Kim Kardashian and Beyonce perfected the art of glamorously undone wavy hair, there was Carrie Bradshaw's hair, HBO's original poster girl for curls. When pin straight locks were the standard for the 1990s and early 2000s, the Sex And The…
By Samantha Schnurr

6 Women Discuss The Pressure To Look Perfect

I did the math: I spend an hour a day, seven days a week, doing my hair and makeup, which amounts to 336 hours a year — the equivalent of 14 full days straight spent applying eyeliner, curling strands of my hair, and blending out my eyeshadow. Turns …
By Samantha Schnurr

Do NYFW Beauty Trends Hold Up IRL?

New York Fashion Week is undoubtedly one of the most anticipated fashion events to take place all year. For the industry's key players, it's a trade show where they can share their greatest masterpieces on the world's stage for everyone to soak-in. F…
By Samantha Schnurr

NYFW Made For A Lot Of Pretty Food-stagrams

After a full week of strutting plaid jumpers from Rachel Antonoff, faux blue fur from Michael Kors, and Nordic-inspired horn headwear from Anna Sui, even the most seasoned of cat-walkers needed a snack break to refuel — and snack they did. If everyon…
By Samantha Schnurr

8 Struggles Only Women With Big Feet Understand

In the Season Four finale episode of HBO's Sex and the City, Carrie Bradshaw struts up to a shop window, peers inside, and infamously exclaims, "Hello, lover!" to the pair of pink strappy sandals glimmering back at her. While the episode never shows …
By Samantha Schnurr

How To Curl Your Hair In Your Sleep

The '80s had their perms. The '90s had their butterfly clips. The '00s had their chunky highlights. Today, it's all about a head full of loose and easy curls. Every star from Gisele Bündchen to the Housewives of New Jersey has sported this decade's i…
By Samantha Schnurr

The Emotional Stages Of Wearing Tights

The merits of fall's fashion season are endless: chunky knits, booties, sweater dresses, layering oh my! Unlike their predecessor, summer, the fall and winter seasons allow us to experiment more with different types of clothes (I don't know about you…
By Samantha Schnurr

My First OBGYN Appointment Wasn't What I Expected

A young woman's first visit to the gynecologist can easily be described as one of the final rites of passage into female adulthood. Unfortunately, like most major physical events in a woman's life (here's looking at you first period and giving birth)…
By Samantha Schnurr

You Know You're From Marlboro When...

How many places can boast being home to an abandoned psychiatric hospital and Idina Menzel? Well, a little town in central New Jersey called Marlboro can. For some, this place may be just another town they drive through on their way into the city, bu…
By Samantha Schnurr

You Know You Go To GWU When...

Greetings from Foggy Bottom, home to George Washington University. GW is a school that prides itself on its close proximity to the country's biggest political leaders — President Obama does live only a block away from campus — its city landscape, and…
By Samantha Schnurr

The Twins Have Arrived!

Spring is here and so are actor Chris Hemsworth's new sons. Thor's Hemsworth and wife, Elsa Pataky, welcomed twin boys into their family Friday. The Hemsworth clan is now up to five, including daughter India Rose. But, don't expect to see an Instagra…
By Samantha Schnurr

Was America Ready for MK on 'Idol'?

Without a judge's save in sight, American Idol is down to nine top contestants after Thursday night's elimination. But, who exactly did America put on the chopping block this week? MK Nobilette. The show's first openly gay contestant was added to the…
By Samantha Schnurr

Thursday's 'Scandal' episode changed everything

Ripped clothes, surprise makeouts, and a murder topped the list of unexpected twists in Thursday night's most recent episode of Scandal. After four weeks of uneventful episodes, this week's addition marked the biggest tearjerker event in the show's h…
By Samantha Schnurr