New York Fashion Week Kicks Off in New York

0 Comments
Tags: , , , ,
Categories: Fashion

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week kicked off in New York last night, bringing the usual mix of international supermodels, celebrities, and fashionistas. The seven-day event, running February 9 – 16, is one of the most celebrated events in the fashion industry. 

More...

Actions: E-mail | Twitter | Facebook | Comment RSSRSS comment feed

Waveform Wedding Rings Offer Couples Something Different

0 Comments
Tags: , , , , , ,
Categories: Fashion

Bored with standard wedding rings? Looking for something more unique than diamonds and gold? Behold the waveform wedding ring!

Crafted by Japanese artist Sakurako Shimizu, these custom made wedding bands feature sound waves from the husband and wife-to-be. Most couples go with “I Do” sound waves, but “Forever Yours,” “Eternal Love,” or “Me So Horny,” are okay too. Shimizu’s rings come in a variety of materials, including silver, platinum, and gold, and the artist fulfills orders from around the world. There’s no pricing on Shimizu’s site, but the waveform rings can’t cost much more than some of the rocks women sport today.

More...

Actions: E-mail | Twitter | Facebook | Comment RSSRSS comment feed

Purge Your Wardrobe with a Closet Cleaning Party!

0 Comments
Tags: , ,
Categories: Fashion

Can’t decide which pieces of your wardrobe are keepers and which need to hit the door? Try throwing a closet cleaning party!

More...

Actions: E-mail | Twitter | Facebook | Comment RSSRSS comment feed

Get Your Fact Fix With mental_floss's Book of Lists

0 Comments
Tags: , , ,
Categories: Books

Do you like making lists? How about reading list-based blogs or news articles? If so, you may want to check out mental_Floss: The Book: Only the Greatest Lists in the History of Listory.

To create The Book, the curious folks behind mentalfloss.com ("where knowledge junkies get their fix"), spent a decade hunting up the world's most fascinating tidbits and then listing them for your reading pleasure. Some of the lists in the book of lists include:

More...

Actions: E-mail | Twitter | Facebook | Comment RSSRSS comment feed

Husband and Wife Renew Vows as Wife and Wife

0 Comments
Tags: , , , ,
Categories: Dating and Relationships

Barry knew he was different at a very early age. While he would play football with the boys, he felt more compelled to play hopscotch with the girls. Desperate to fit in with the fellas, he started dating women and eventually married Anne after feeling an instant connection. "Despite my identity crisis, I was totally attracted to Anne," he said.

However, all those years of keeping his secret was killing him, so he confessed that he would wear Anne's clothes when she wasn't home and she was furious. "The first time I saw [him] wearing a dress I started hacking at it with scissors," she said. However, in time, Anne realized she still loved Barry and supported him through his sex change.

More...

Actions: E-mail | Twitter | Facebook | Comment RSSRSS comment feed

Glee’s Lea Michele the Newest Spokeswoman for Candie’s

0 Comments
Tags: , , ,
Categories: Fashion

Lea Michele, the peppy actress who plays Rachel Berry on the hit series Glee, is the newest face of Candie’s, E! News reports. Though the news has not been confirmed, a source close to the fashion brand told E! that Candie’s chose Michele because the two have a similar fan base.

"Lea's fans are the same as Candie's fans," the insider said.

More...

Actions: E-mail | Twitter | Facebook | Comment RSSRSS comment feed

Carrie Underwood to Perform at Nashville Fashion Show

0 Comments
Tags: , ,
Categories: Fashion | Miscellaneous

Country sensation Carrie Underwood will lend her voice to a great cause by performing at next month’s Nordstrom Symphony Fashion Show in Nashville, TN. Proceeds from the event, presented by Nordstrom and the Nashville Symphony, will help provide free concerts and music education to residents of the Music City.

More...

Actions: E-mail | Twitter | Facebook | Comment RSSRSS comment feed

Paris, New York City Among Worst Places to Shop

0 Comments
Tags: , , , ,
Categories: News of the World

Shoppers may want to avoid New York’s Fifth Avenue or Paris’ Avenue des Champs-Elysées. According to Presence Mystery Shopping, poor customer service and dismal atmospheres make the prestigious districts some of the world’s worst places to shop.

More...

Actions: E-mail | Twitter | Facebook | Comment RSSRSS comment feed

Busiest Week of the Year for Web Dating

0 Comments
Tags: , , , , ,
Categories: Dating and Relationships

 

Are you still hestitant to join the online dating revolution? So many singles are finding compatible partners this way and this week just happens to be the busiest time for it! The upcoming new year entices people to make big changes in their lives. With more people searching for love online right now, your chances of finding a match are high.

Here are a few beginner tips for starting your search.

More...

Actions: E-mail | Twitter | Facebook | Comment RSSRSS comment feed

Curious Anti-Aging Products from Japan

0 Comments
Tags: , , ,
Categories: Health Stuff

Beauty companies continue to crowd the market with anti-aging products that promise to eradicate wrinkles. From creams and ointments to pills and injections, some women (and men!) will try anything to reverse those sinister signs of aging.

A Japanese company is practically selling out of these strange yet popular products. Here are four of my favorites. Would you be willing to try them?

More...

Actions: E-mail | Twitter | Facebook | Comment RSSRSS comment feed