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The “Here and Above: A Dialogue Between Sculptures” exhibit at the Virginia Museum of Art in Richmond will be around until March 1, 2016. Two welded steel sculptures by David Smith and his daughter Rebecca Smith are on display. David Smith, who died …

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Architects find ways to make use of the space under a home's stairs

Management · Careers · Company Culture · Innovation · Entrepreneur · Lifestyle More. Travel · Food & Wine · Fashion · Watches & Jewellery · Arts & Entertainment · Cars, Bikes & Boats · Health · Home Design …. Charles Rennie Mackintosh's reputation …

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Dr Lance Capener and daughters dead after ski boat capsized in Utah lake

The physician's wife, 42-year-old Katheryn Capener, and two others girls, 14-year-old Tiffany Stoker and 14-year-old Tylinn Tilley, survived the disaster and were taken to Logan Regional Hospital. The two teenagers have since been released from the …

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Travel: 24 Royal Terrace, Edinburgh

Each high-ceilinged newly decorated room is en suite, has internet-streaming on its hi-tech TVs, and is decorated in silvered-patterned feature wallpaper, purple raw silk headboards, and art nouveau style vanity mirrors and lampshades. Damask Austrian …

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Britney Spears fails to notice she loses her hair extensions during recent …

… On ElectricityHome Solar Rebates. Undo. Elite Daily Why Living Life Cooped Up In Your Comfort Zone Is Killing YouElite Daily …. Tiffany Jackson, Washington DC, United States, 4 months ago. Who in the crap is paying to see this mess ….. Louis …

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Gun engraver carves out a living

During his five years as a craftsman, McVicker attended art and technical colleges, learned to run the printing press, set type and engrave. Following his training, he completed several two-year “extensions” to develop additional prowess in gold inlay …

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Design Dealers: Armel Soyer of Galerie Armel Soyer in Paris

Located in the North Marais, Paris, Galerie Armel Soyer is devoted to the 21st century decorative arts. Soyer's distinctive approach is contemporary and global, enforcing a particularly French, aristocratic notion of savoir-faire. Reinjecting …

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Harvard grad teaches etiquette lessons to ladies in China

Harvard Business School graduate Sara Jane Ho has established an etiquette school in China to help he country's emerging nouveau riche to keep up appearances, according to Shanghai-based online outlet the Paper. … According to the institute's website …

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Renovated Barcelona apartment by CaSA features vaulted brick ceilings and …

Barcelona-based Colombo and Serboli Architects has renovated an apartment within an early 1900's building – aiming to "retrieve its Art Nouveau essence" through the restoration and recreation of original features (+ slideshow). Tyche Apartment by CaSA.

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Hillary Clinton wraps up New York fundraising swing with trip to Bergdorf Goodman

She then jetted to New York City on a private plane waiting at the St. Louis airport. Bergdorf Goodman shoppers who are in the know don't come and go through the main entrance on posh Fifth Avenue, but via a less public door around the corner on West …

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Henry B. Platt, 91; scion who gave Tiffany sparkle

Mr. Platt, who helped steer the Tiffany & Co. empire for 34 years, luring in brand-name jewelry designers and marketing newly discovered gemstones like tanzanite, which he named, died July 22 at his home in Palm Beach, Fla. He was 91. … Christmases …

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Οινοτουρισμός: Γνωρίστε τη Ρωσία μέσα από τους δρόμους του κρασιού

Γεύση πικάντικη, φρουτώδης και ζωηρή. Το κλασικό ταίρι του είναι η μπριζόλα, θα του πήγαινε όμως κι ένα φιλέτο μοσχάρι με περίπλοκες σάλτσες. Τιμή: 1600 ρούβλια (περίπου 27 δολάρια). 4. Abrau-Dyurso: Brut L'Art Nouveau Imperial 2010 (Chardonnay, …

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Polo, the sport of kings in Monte Carlo's land of barons

Representatives of the other sponsors – Suisse Bank Group, Geneva-based jeweller De Grisogono and Monte Carlo's Cipriani restaurants – join the applause from either side of the long table. "Under the High Patronage of HRH Prince Albert II" reads a …

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Mers has Hong Kong squad running scared as one-third of team withdraw from …

Other prominent athletes who have withdrawn from the Games include golfer Tiffany Chan Tsz-ching, and fencers Au Siu-ying and Karen Chang Ngai-hing. The two fencers had wanted to go, but other fencers for Gwangju also have important championships …

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£2million statue 'looted from UNESCO site in Libya was brought into UK with …

A £2million statue looted from Libya was brought into the UK with paperwork claiming it was from Turkey and worth only £60,000, a court heard today. Experts from the British Museum believe it was excavated from a UNESCO heritage site at Cyrenaica.

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Everton's Europa League hopefuls warned what to expect in "frightening" Kiev …

Everton have been warned about the Kiev nightmare they are stepping into as they bid to reach the Europa League quarter-finals. The Toffees are on the verge of making the last eight of a European competition for the first time in 30 years, but have …

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40% off Nutribullet and more – cheap blender deals to get you in shape this summer

House of Fraser has slashed the price on this Kenwood blender saving you a big 50% off the original £25 price tag. Equipped with an ergonomically designed handle for a comfortable grip and a 1 litre graduated goblet printed, this blender be used as a …

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Hulk Hogan sex tape judge rules video will not be shown to the public or press

Hulk Hogan's sex tape trial does not get underway until next week, but already the former professional wrestler has scored some minor victories in court. On Wednesday morning, the judge in the case ruled that the 30 minute sex tape of Hogan at the …

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Fabergé – A Life of its Own at Cinema Nouveau | theluvvie

… the Russian revolution to today's high-fashion glitz in New York and London, the film explores a multi-faceted world that began with one man: the prodigiously talented Peter Carl Fabergé, Court Jeweller of St Petersburg.

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Fruit machine bandit strolls into club and walks out with a HUGE gaming machine

Club members were still having a lunchtime drink as he loaded it on to a trailer with the help of an accomplice and wheeled it away. The thief, who covered his face, was captured on CCTV loading it into the boot of a car before driving off. John Keogh …

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Chris Froome reveals he may stay in a CAMPERVAN at Tour de France after …

Chris Froome pulled off a stunning triumph in the Criterium du Dauphine – and revealed he may stay in a campervan in next month's Tour de France. Va Va Froome claimed his second Criterium title by winning consecutive, mountainous stages over the …

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Ellie Goulding looks fabulous in fringing as she shimmers at the Met Gala

Her look was completed with simple silver jewellery and pale gold strappy sandals. The blonde bombshell sidled up beside her pal Lorde on the red carpet and they looked happy as they placed their arms around each other. FilmMagic. Lorde and Ellie are …

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Phil Jones brushes off Paul Scholes 'not clever enough' jibe insisting he …

Jones said: “I've played in all three positions now and sometimes it can be difficult going from one position to the next but I feel more comfortable at right-back than midfield, although centre-back is where I really want to play. “I read after the …

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Murdered Good Samaritan teenager lured by man faking suicide bid who gouged …

“She could soon tie her own shoes and put on jewellery without our help. People would stare and give her pitying looks in the street so she would draw faces on her stump and wave it around to make them feel comfortable. “She made 'Stumpy' a proper …

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Making memories

In the opposite direction, my favourite train destination is an Art Nouveau Serbian town known to Hungarians as Szabadka and to Serbs as Subotica. The birthplace of Hungarian writer and poet Kosztolányi Desző, it's not far from Palic Lake, home to the …

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Beerhunter, according to you: the choices of Gareth Harry

The wonderful art nouveau branding, labelling and bowling pin-like bottle are pieces of art in themselves. Each bottle has a slightly different taste depending on its age since bottling, sometimes akin to strong Burton pale ale, occasionally with a …

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Architects find ways to make use of the space under a home's stairs

Management · Careers · Company Culture · Innovation · Entrepreneur · Lifestyle More. Travel · Food & Wine · Fashion · Watches & Jewellery · Arts & Entertainment · Cars, Bikes & Boats · Health · Home Design …. Charles Rennie Mackintosh's reputation …

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Tragic baby boy given 'perfect end to a perfect life' after just 165 days on Earth

“We grieve every day and we wonder why, but we're thankful to have had him in our world for every precious moment, even the difficult ones because we were able to let him know how much we loved him and we did our best to comfort him. "He was here.

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Woman gives four reasons why women shouldn't nurse in public

'I mostly just got dirty looks here and there, although I was told once that maybe I would feel more comfortable if I went and breastfed in my car,' she said. 'I always found it hilarious that sometimes the people who gave me dirty looks for …

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Artcurial lines up Deco jewels for year-end sale

Parisian auction house Artcurial is hoping to entice jewellery fans across The Channel with its December jewellery sale, featuring an array of Art Deco diamond-set pieces from some of France's premier jewellery houses. The auctioneer's traditional …

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Gloves are off in Labour leadership race as Yvette Cooper takes a swipe at Liz …

“We need robust discussion and analysis, which at times might not be comfortable, but it is necessary if we are to learn, rebuild, and regain the trust of those who lost faith in us. “No stone must remain unturned as part of this work. We need forensic …

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Springfield Jazz & Roots Festival coming to Court Square

He combined the Afro-New Orleans style with R&B, hip-hop, soul, rock and jazz to develop a new style of music called Nouveau Swing. He acted in and co-wrote the soundtrack for "Rachel's Getting Married" and appeared in nine episodes of the HBO series, …

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Alton Towers accident: Mine Train and Air to open as normal tomorrow after …

Both the Mine Train and Air experienced difficulties during the day today which caused them to close temporarily. Each of the rides were closed today minutes after the Staffordshire theme park opened, and nine days after the smash which left a teenager …

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Cheap lobster has meant fast-food for all, but the mayo-crustacean combo isn't …

By the 1950s, lobster prices up again, Hollywood and the Rockefellers were serving it at society parties, and the nouveau riche at home followed suit. Lobster proved the ultimate social climber. Back in this century, conditions … And while Subway …

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Top 10 luxury brand digital campaigns of Q1

To usher in springtime, the retailer and jeweler also staged an interactive pop-up boutique that celebrated Fabergé's iconic egg shape March 3-28. The Brompton Road window displays and the pop-up were linked to create an immersive experience for …

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