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MTG Hawke's Bays new director talks about the future.

Lalique is a French glass maker through the Art Nouveau and Art Deco period. I would love to get a collection of his work to display and I am currently speaking to the person who owns it. If we can pull it off I think it will be a beautiful exhibition …

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The Tastemaker – Giampiero Bodino's Milan

The city of Milan is both home and muse for one of haute jewelry's most acclaimed contemporary icons, Giampiero Bodino. … A former architecture student and car designer himself, Bodino is also impartial when it comes to neighborhoods, recommending a …

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How Hayley Thurston's passion for vintage tea parties blossomed into a business

From the Art Nouveau sugar canister in the kitchen (£1 at a car boot) to the large pastel-painted wardrobe in 3-year-old Elsa's room (£30 from Emmaus on the A10, pimped with a layer of emulsion), every single object has a story to tell. "It got to the …

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Fabergé thief jailed after walking out of jewellers with £800k of antiques

He is charged with two counts of burglary. In a previous hearing Tobin claimed to be Lee Harvey Oswald. The firm was nationalised in 1918 after the Bolsheviks swept to power, and fearing for his life the company's head, Peter Carl Fabergé, fled the …

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Attention Illinois Area Postcard Collectors: The Greater Chicago Postcard and …

In addition to postcard and paper ephemera dealers, specialists in Victorian ephemera and trade cards, plus vintage posters, art nouveau/deco perfume labels are scheduled to be on-hand. Attendees can browse through Valentines and Victorian greeting …

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Curlers, cuisine and that gluhwein glow in the Swiss Alps

… starting with a Swiss flight from Manchester and then travelling from Zurich via Bern – thanks to the Swiss Travel System – and arriving in Interlaken to stay at the rather grand 4* Royal St Georges renowned for its historic 1908 façade and art …

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Take a seat: the latest in furniture design for bars

When choosing the right furniture for a bar or pub, the key is to balance the needs of efficiency and aesthetics. “The two don't naturally go together, yet one without the other can spell disaster,” says Sally Huband, director of hospitality furniture …

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Kirkpatrick Chapel listed as one of most beautiful college religious sites

The other windows nestled into the walls were gifted by one of America's most acclaimed artists, Louis Comfort Tiffany, vice president and art director of jewelry company Tiffany & Co. and an American artist and designer best known for his stained …

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Marie Poutine's Jewels & Royals: Some Opal Necklaces

In the Middle Ages, opal was considered a stone that could provide great luck because it was believed to possess all the virtues of each gemstone whose color was represented in the color spectrum of the opal. It was also …

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Glasgow School of Art: Architect to be chosen for restoration

Each firm was asked to submit detailed proposals for how it would restore the art nouveau building which was badly damaged in the blaze last May. The art school is continuing with efforts to raise £20m towards the eventual cost of restoring the …

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Three sisters burned at family barbecue

A mother is in a critical condition in hospital after being engulfed in flames at a family barbecue. Joanne McMahon (46), from Castlemahon, Co Limerick, was at a family Confirmation after-party in Ardagh, Co Limerick, when the barbecue suddenly …

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How To Wear Antique & Vintage Jewelry

If you are looking for something new {antique} to add to your jewelry collection, I offer gorgeous Antique Jewelry from the Victorian, Edwardian, Art Nouveau and Art Deco period. You can see all our latest acquisitions here.

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Antique Art Nouveau ring realistic nude woman wrapped around finger. (Adin reference: 09360-4351)

http://www.adin.be/en/2ndpage.asp?dtn=09360-4351 Antique Art Nouveau ring realistic nude woman wrapped around finger brought to you by Adin Antique Jewelry, Antwerp Belgium. Click the link…

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Cairn Charles Rennie Mackintosh Watch M47PLC4

http://rennie-mackintosh-jewellery.co.uk/watches/charles-rennie-mackintosh-watch-m47plc4/ Cairn Charles Rennie Mackintosh Watch M47PLC4.

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Bentley & Skinner (Bond Street Jewellers) Ltd.

Bentley & Co was first established in Bond Street in 1934. For over 50 years the company was under the sole direction of the present Director’s late uncle John Sheldon, a connoisseur of Russian…

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Buy Tiffany Style Table Lamp

Visit to purchase: http://www.thedecor.co.uk/real-stained-glass-tiffany-style-large-table-lamp.html This lamp is hand-crafted using the same methods originat…

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Taf Schaefer at 2300°: March Madness

Inspired by the natural beauty of Cape Cod, designer Taf Schaefer designs sculpture and jewelry. She has designed works for Steuben Glass, as well as jewelry for the Jane Goodall Institute…

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Vichy, queen of spas, takes waters under the bridge

In the 1950s and '60s Vichy prospered with summer residencies by multiple Francophone potentates, plutocrats and their hangers-on. Those famous villas of varied architectural styles – Second Empire, art nouveau, art deco, even Savoyard – which had been …

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Nu Deco Mixes Electronic Beats with Chamber Music Sensibility

When Miami Beach reinvented itself post-hurricane in the late-1920s, Art Deco was the style du jour. New and reactionary, Art Deco served as a modernist response to the natural, nouveau style that preceded it. Chamber ensemble Nu Deco embodies those …

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Slough attack suspect charged with attempted murder

A man has been charged with attempted murder after a woman was found with neck injuries at a house in Slough. The 35-year-old was detained after a woman, 51, was assaulted at a property in St Pauls Avenue on Saturday evening, Thames Valley Police …

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US economic growth slows to 2.2% in fourth quarter

The US economy cooled more than previously estimated in the fourth quarter but remained on a moderate growth track supported by strong consumer spending, according to government data released Friday. Gross domestic product, the broad measure of the …

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My gay Riga: Kaspars Zalitis on Europe's rising gay destination

It is hard to point out just one building because the Art Nouveau in Riga is true eye-candy for everyone. If I must choose one favourite, it's the House of Blackheads, with few friendly dragons guarding the house! Image and video hosting by TinyPic …

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At Swiss palace, intrigue and press questions as Iran deal nears

Inside the Art Nouveau palace itself, journalists mingle amongst themselves, with technical experts and occasionally with political negotiators, hoping to catch foreign ministers as they scurry between rooms and diligently time-stamped meetings. The …

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SSP Group captures F&B contract at Beijing Capital International

CHINA. The Asia Pacific division of SSP Group has been awarded a six year £60 million (CNY549 million) contract at Beijing Capital International Airport (BCIA). The deal covers eight food & beverage outlets at BCIA's Terminal 3 as part of the airport's …

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Stock Footage – Art Nouveau or Jugendstil 3 | VideoHive

Art Nouveau is considered a “total” art style, embracing architecture, graphic art, interior design, and most of the decorative arts including jewellery, furniture, textiles, household silver and other utensils and lighting, as well as …

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Story of recovered 'Woman in Gold' moves Germans to tears

The title refers to the art nouveau painting “Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I,” which hung for decades in the Belvedere Palace museum in Vienna before it was restituted to Maria Altmann, Bloch-Bauer's niece. Mirren adopts a nearly flawless Austrian …

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Royal Bank of Scotland 'would leave country for England if voters choose …

John Lewis Partnership chairman Sir Charlie Mayfield said it had no intention of reducing its commercial presence north of the border, where it has nine shops, a contact centre and employs more than 3,000 people. But he cautioned that firms were …

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BUY Art Nouveau Silver Plated Trinket Jewellery Box New …

Are You Looking For Art Nouveau Silver Plated Trinket Jewellery Box New ? Art Nouveau Silver Plated Trinket Jewellery Box NewReviews. you might be after correct location. The following we've finest vendor shop that sale …

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Sacha Baron Cohen to star, write, produce and direct Freddie Mercury biopic

The British actor – famous for his controversial roles as Ali G, Borat and Bruno – will also produce, write and direct the film, according to the band's manager Jim Beach. Beach announced the news on Thursday night at the Artist & Management Awards at …

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Drugs recovered in Edinburgh city operation

Charles Rennie Mackintosh The Mac effect. Never-built grand designs from Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Screenshot of Gleeden website … dreams – and sparked creativity. Graffiti necklaces Wearable graffiti Watch. The jewellery made from urban decay …

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Leaflets used in missing Kelli Ferris search in Aberdeen

Police searching for a missing Aberdeen woman have been distributing leaflets to homes on bus routes she may have taken. Kelli Ferris, 40, who has a medical condition, was last seen on Castle Street, near the sheriff court, on the evening of Wednesday …

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Now phone companies warn bills will rise for millions of Scots if country …

Written by Sir Ian Cheshire, boss of B&Q owner Kingfisher, the letter has also been signed by the chiefs of Marks & Spencer, John Lewis and Asda. John Lewis chairman Sir Charlie Mayfield this week warned that the department store would be forced to …

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Jacqui Lambie hopes to introduce new legislation which would JAIL parents for …

Jacqui Lambie has submitted a new draft law to parliament that would impose jail time and fines of up to $68,000 for adults who force children to wear a burqa in public. The Private Members bill, if introduced, would also see severe fines and prison …

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Where: Art nouveau Cafe', 77 Atlantic Road, Brixton, London SW9 8PU, UK

Where: Art nouveau Cafe', 77 Atlantic Road, Brixton, London SW9 8PU, UK. Mural painting classes are available in Brixton at The Drop@Art Nouveau Cafe'. Our course aims to reach a good level of understanding of mural painting technique. From still life …

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New Ground Theatre Festival at Cleveland Play House to feature Eric Coble …

That's how they refer to her at Kent State, where she received a master's degree in theater and helped build the Roe Green Center for the School of Theatre and Dance, a $13 million state-of-the-art performance space that opened in 2010. It's an apt …

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