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Famous for its beautiful art nouveau fabrics and objets d'art, it moved into nearby premises built in Tudor revival style from the timbers of two ships: HMS Impregnable and HMS Hindustan, in the 1920s. Today, it continues to attract a well-heeled …

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This Hotel Serves the 'Best Burgers in Austria' and It's Now Open 18 Hours a Day

It's now a banging boutique hotel, “somewhere between soul and art nouveau”, as it describes itself, and the main reason we want to visit Graz. The magnificent Speisesaal (“Dining Room”) – combining the original, classical building with a striking …

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Santa's booty calls: the capital's best Christmas stockists

I like all the colours but I bought the purple for myself as it's so Liberty and feels very art nouveau, which is also the origin of the print on the bag. Roksanda patchwork shearling … That means original bags, jewellery, prints and more. Keep an …

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Famed Accrington artwork to feature on Antique's Roadshow

Louis Comfort Tiffany, the son of the famous jeweller and silversmith Charles Lewis Tiffany, became interested in the decorative possibilities of glass in the 1870s and developed new techniques where different colours of glass were blended together in …

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Women draw inspiration from male model at Drawn to Men art parties

The nouveau art class isn't just for bachelorette parties. Any female occasion from birthdays to book club can be spiced up with the flirtatious, quasi-cultural experience. “It's about experimenting and doing something unique with your girlfriends …

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This Hotel Serves the "Best Burgers in Austria", and It's Now Open 18 Hours a Day

It's now a banging boutique hotel, “somewhere between soul and art nouveau”, as it describes itself, and the main reason we want to visit Graz. The magnificent Speisesaal (“Dining Room”) – combining the original, classical building with a striking …

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School house hotels: The Big Six

Originally the Ateneum girls' school, this stylishly simple hotel in the Swedish capital is named after its distinguished former headmistress, Clara Stromberg. The century-old Art Nouveau building has retained its high ceilings, big arched windows and …

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Santa's booty calls: London's best places for Christmas shopping

I like all the colours but I bought the purple for myself as it's so Liberty and feels very art nouveau, which is also the origin of the print on the bag. Roksanda patchwork shearling … That means original bags, jewellery, prints and more. Keep an …

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Fashion: Heidi Higgins hits the bright lights

Here, you will find Heidi Higgins's full collection, alongside those of other Irish designers, jewellers and milliners whose work complements her own. “I am glad we started small, and. I am glad I learnt and made mistakes from starting off small,” she …

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Kimberley Diamonds to Recommission Lerala Mine

RAPAPORT… Kimberley Diamonds Ltd. (KDL), the Australia-based mining company, said it will recommission its Lerala diamond mine in Botswana. The company plans to spend $10 million (AUD 14.7 million) to restart the operation with work expected to …

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Directors turn to e-cigarettes to show characters 'too slick to be trusted'

And Audrey Hepburn's cigarette holder in breakfast in Tiffany's became a character-defining prop. Smoking enhanced Marlon Brando's sex appeal in A Streetcar Named Desire and signified rebellion for James Dean in Rebel Without a Cause. Smoking has …

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Sharapova tested as radwanska falls

Tenth seed Caroline Wozniacki was detained slightly longer but was nevertheless a comfortable 6-3 6-4 winner over Aliaksandra Sasnovich and next meets French Open semi-finalist Andrea Petkovic. The 18th seed fought back from 5-3 down in the deciding …

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Diamond Geezers and Gold Dealers: The real reason size matters to a woman

Millionaires rub shoulders with traders desperate to find that one precious item that will make their fortune in the bustling area. Tonight's one-off show meets some of the extraordinary characters – from life-long jewellers to men preparing to pop the …

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Lucy Watsons sister Tiffany joins the cast of Made In Chelsea

According to show insiders, she is guilty of having the odd bicker with Lucy but is fiercely loyal to her famous sister, who she works with on her jewellery line. Her relationship status is currently single, which will no doubt delight Lucy's long-term …

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Girl with cerebral palsy stuns parents by learning to walk and talk by copying …

'Felicity has been able to watch her sister reach lots of milestones, and through copying has been able to reach them too. 'Tiffany has shown her sister how to roll over and sit up, and even walk. 'When Felicity began to speak, she was saying words …

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Art on the Road: Marquetry with Rolls-Royce

The fabled Orient Express train carriages sported specially commissioned wooden marquetry and glass panels by the French designer René Lalique, while the ill-fated transatlantic liner Titanic had oak paneling throughout its first class cabins and a …

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The Strange Color of Your Body's Tears

… Color drapes more of a plot around the fetishistic images and unnerving close-ups, as a man returns home from a business trip to discover that his wife has disappeared into the murky depths of the ravishingly beautiful art nouveau apartment …

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Circus Luminous: New perspective

But since the show develops from the circus arts, it doesn't follow a narrative in the classic sense. The mood, costumes, music and more do form a thread, though, that weaves through the piece, she said. “I really like to do research into a time period …

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Give the Gift of Paleoart!

Raven Amos (@alaskaanime) has a fun, almost Art Nouveau style to her work. I love the clean lines and bright colors that she brings to the table. Check out her stuff on her deviantART page or her RedBubble page. Michelle Banks (@artologica) focuses on …

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Ferguson Walmarts pulls ammunition from shelves amid clashes over Michael …

One passer-by, Tiffany Mitchell, is certain Brown was leaning away but Wilson kept pulling him closer. Another, Dorian Johnson, said Wilson grasped Brown's throat and then pulled out his gun threatening to shoot. They then heard shots fired from inside …

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Playboy model's jewels up for grabs

A selection of small Art Nouveau bats are also included. Manolas says the estate jewellery market now attracts a lot of younger collectors who will definitely wear what they buy. She predicts that the vast majority of the collection will be worn. This …

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Godolphin bubs shine and we ain't seen nothin' yet

O'Shea hinted that Alucinari and Art Nouveau weren't two of the better ones in the yard. “They are nice enough horses who will be better in time,'' O'Shea said. “We've had the luxury of them being well educated at Osborne Park. They both jumped out and …

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Elenberg Fraser designs new South Yarra building that balances solidity and …

South Yarra in Melbourne is set to gain a new residential project that embraces the suburb's Arts and Crafts and Art Nouveau architecture, giving new life to the original Victorian Toorak Road retail façade. Ralston, a new six storey residential …

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Yggdrasil Gaming Unveils Cazino Zeppelin Slot

“Cazino Zeppelin is a video slot featuring a stylish Steampunk theme. Available from November 2014, the slot is developed by Yggdrasil Gaming.” Yggdrasil is one of the more recent entrants that have arrived to develop online casino games, after …

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FIRST WORLD WAR ANNIVERSARY MARKED

Charles, who is known as the Duke of Rothesay in Scotland, was wearing the Royal Navy Ceremonial Day Dress with medals. He is Admiral of the Fleet … Others at the service included Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg, Labour leader Ed Miliband, Scottish …

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Catherine Tyldesley attends Jennie McAlpine's baby shower

The star recently revealed she is having a boy with her fiancé Tom Pitford, who she has been in a relationship with since earlier this year. Shortly after announcing their baby news in August, the loved-up star – who plays Eva Price on Corrie …

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Ivanka Trump's son Joseph turns one, as FEMAIL looks at his Instagram moments

The adorable tot, who was born in New York at 9.54pm last October 14, was treated to a blue cake studded with toy car cut-outs at the family's Manhattan apartment to mark the occasion. 'Arabella and I made a cake for Joseph's first birthday!' Ivanka …

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Lindy Klim attends Tiffany T launch gala with fashion crowd including model …

But if the mum-of-three was tired she certainly hid it well as she looked her usual immaculate self in a navy Scanlan Theodore dress with a sexy deep-v neck line. The model and businesswoman joined a host fashionable personalities at the Tiffany T …

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Eric Knowles talk on Rene Lalique | jennifermilarski

… a talk for the Reigate Antiques Society, given by Eric Knowles (Antiques Roadshow and also Director of Bonham's Auctioneers) about Rene Lalique, a French Glass Designer and was an innovator of Art Nouveau jewellery …

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Glasgow School of Art Fire Caused by Foam Canister

The report said that the unique features of the building allowed the fire to spread quickly to neighboring studios and upwards, consuming the Mackintosh library, considered an Art Nouveau masterpiece. An improved fire protection system was being …

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The Fine Art of gift giving

Designed by Glasgow's lauded architect Charles Rennine Mackintosh, the building, one of the finest examples of Art Nouveau architecture in the world, was partially gutted by a major fire six months ago. As forensic specialists search for treasures amid …

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Morna Darling wins Charles Rennie Mackintosh creative design award

Morna Darling channelled that stimulation into a piece of jewellery so quintessentially Mackintosh, that the society which bears his name chose it as the winner of the Charles Rennie Mackintosh Award for Creative Design 2013. The 20-year-old created a …

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Joan Rivers dead: Latest updates as comedian dies in hospital, aged 81

Since 2010 she has co-hosted E! show Fashion Police alongside Guiliana Rancic and Kelly Osbourne. She also currently … "My mother has been moved out of intensive care and into a private room where she is being kept comfortable. Thank you for your …

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India Art Festival starts at Nehru Centre in Mumbai

… Aniha Art Gallery, Art and Aesthetic, Art Konsult, Art Nouveau, Galerie Art Eterne, Gallery Pioneer, Gallery Ruki, Hunar Showcasing Art, Lavanya Art Gallery, Pearl Art Gallery, Studio Endless Thought, Studio Seven and The Lexicon Art Gallery (all …

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BWW Reviews: BEYOND DESIRE, a fantastic musical mystery making it's world …

… and the varying social levels from maid Emily's plainer work dress to housekeeper Mrs Milson's more ornate black working dress and lady of the house, Louise's late Edwardian day dress and her flashier sleeker evening dresses reminiscent of art …

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