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With a New Sequel About to Hit Shelves, Stieg Larsson's Partner Fights for His …

Sixty-one and wearing square-framed glasses, a checked orange shirt, tan jacket, and telltale running shoes, she led me—at a pace that suggested we were being tailed—to the cool, lush garden of the Art Nouveau central bath. Relaxing into a bench, she …

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Jewelry Road Trip: When in Brighton, UK… – Gem Gossip …

Continuing with BRITISH WEEK…I've been wanting to share with everyone this amazing little antique jewelry shop in Brighton, United Kingdom. It is called Fidra Jewellers and I've discovered this shop on Instagram; username …

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La Cigale fait chanter les plats

Si la décoration intérieure et ses céramiques ailées (partout des cigales stylisées Art nouveau) furent classées monuments historiques (1964), elle fut au bord de l'agonie dans les années 1970. Il n'y avait pas un chat, juste quelques junkies gothiques …

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Melbourne's booming population is expected to drive development

He describes Conservatory as “a landmark tower that builds on an art nouveau concept – a controlled and tempered habitat propagating a new environment for living within a graceful, sculptural façade that captures views, controls light and allows fresh …

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Russian Art Destroyed Highlighting Increased Religious Intolerance Under …

The sculpture was torn off the facade of an Art Nouveau period building in Saint Petersburg, in a religiously-motivated act of cultural vandalism. Police have now launched an investigation. More than a thousand people including architecture …

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Mike Allen's must-read briefing on what's driving the day in Washington

(“The Triumph of William McKinley: Why the Election of 1896 Still Matters,” by Karl Rove. See the cover. http://bit.ly/1hO3Fi3) … She is so coiled about losing again — carrying her front-runner status around like a Fabergé egg — that she screws up …

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Susan Boyle: I'd like Will Ferrell in my Christmas stocking

I feel safe and comfortable there and it's where I looked after Mum until her death seven years ago. We were … I am partial to a nice fake fur coat, but I don't go mad on designer clothes and expensive jewellery just because I have financial …

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Stage set for tense final round of Hong Kong Ladies Open at Fanling

Swirling winds and soaring temperatures made really low scoring on the Old Course hard to come by, although for much of her round, Hong Kong's Tiffany Chan Tsz-ching made healthy progress up the leaderboard. Chan, the 21-year-old amateur who has …

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L'Etat islamique détruit un nouveau temple antique à Palmyre

Le traitement de la sculpture et de la gravure de l'arc monumental par lequel on pénètre dans la cité depuis le grand temple est un exemple exceptionnel d'art palmyrénien. Les monuments funéraires de grande envergure situés en dehors de l'enceinte …

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ArtsBeat | Protesters Demand Restoration of Mephistopheles Sculpture in St …

Feodor Chaliapin, the legendary Russian opera singer known for his mesmerizingly demonic portrayal of Mephistopheles in Gounod's “Faust,” was the inspiration for the bas-relief, the great-grandson of Alexander Lishnevsky, architect of the Art Nouveau …

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art nouveau rings engagement | Jewellery Diamond Designs

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The end of Weekly Top Five: Peter Bogdanovich's five best films

I'm all done writing top five lists for the Reader. Last week was my final week on the job, and I've had a lot of fun concocting these posts for the last couple years. Hopefully one or two of you enjoyed reading them. If you'd like to go back and see …

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Artists no longer neglecting wood

Lamp, electric, two-light, reverse-painted shade, shepherd and sheep, umbrella shape, Art Nouveau, Jefferson, 1920s, 23 1/2-by-17 inches, $320. • Inkwell, figural, grasshopper, cast iron, painted, circa 1900, 12 inches, $1,035. Terry and Kim Kovel …

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The Beautiful Old Signs of Paris Are As Elegant As the City Itself

Starting in her early 20s, Louise Fili spent years wandering the streets of Paris, photographing the beautiful old signs she saw along the way. She was beginning to discover graphic design at the time, and her documentation of the vernacular signs was …

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Viareggio, Lucca, Florence, Siena and Chianti are just some of the Tuscan …

Driving alongside the town's impressive promenade, to our five-star Grand Hotel Principe di Piemonte, even the most ardent of philistines would have struggled to appreciate the striking, ubiquitous Art Nouveau/Liberty-style buildings which flank it. I …

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Review: Hitler's First Victims

His superior, chief prosecutor Karl Wintersberger, disagreed, and there the matter rested, to Hartinger's disgust. But not for long,: over the next few weeks, many more such deaths at Dachau – so-called escapes, suicides, or guards "acting in self …

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SuperJeweler expert reveals crafty ways you can save THOUSANDS on engagement ring

With recent research revealing that 65 per cent of women are unhappy with their engagement ring, the pressure is most certainly on for men about to propose to find the perfect design. With so many styles on the market – and over half of women …

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Kamisaka Sekka and Art of Japan: Rimpa and Creativity of New Ideas

In 1910 the Japanese government sent Sekka to the United Kingdom and while he stayed in Glasgow the Art Nouveau style would influenced him greatly. Sekka was also fascinated by Japonisme and he wanted to understand the attraction of Japanese art in …

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New fashion museum to show off gorgeous Oscar de la Renta gowns

You'll soon be able to get an up close look at red carpet gowns worn by Taylor Swift and Oprah Winfrey. The prestigious design school Savannah College of Art and Design, or SCAD, is opening a fashion museum called SCADfash on its Atlanta campus, and …

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What's Happening for September (UPDATED Sept.)

Nostalgia Jewelry class: 1-4 p.m., Ohr-O'Keefe Museum or Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Designed for ages 14 and older. Using art nouveau pendants and emblems of bronze and brass. Natural and semi-precious stones, findings and other embellishments are …

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Jewish Book Week 2015: Enjoy that family feeling

Intergenerational narratives weave their way through the festival and the idea for the theme of fathers and daughters arose when Jonathan Sperber's Karl Marx and Rachel Holmes's Eleanor Marx pitched up on my desk. The biography of the lesser-known …

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WatchTime's July-August Issue is On Sale Now!

The July-August 2015 issue of WatchTime is on newsstands now (and also in the WatchTime online shop), featuring our cover story on the new Breitling Navitimer 01 46 mm, our massive report on the new watches launched at Baselworld 2015, tests of new …

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Smugglers who drove migrants to their deaths were part of a vast web

On Saturday, a rare media spotlight shined on Kecskemet, a city of art nouveau and domed buildings where the four suspects were taken before a judge in the local courthouse as cameras flashed. The men, three Bulgarians and one Afghan, appeared largely …

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The 'Lady Faberge' Watch Collection for Women

Other notable features include slender lugs in tribute to the first women's watches designed by Peter Carl Faberge. Founded in in St. Petersburg, Russia in 1842, Faberge rose to prominence before the First World War when it created jewelled eggs for …

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Belgium has must-see museums

A former Old England department store once favoured among the city's most fashionable ladies in the early 1900s, its jaw-dropping, metal and glass art nouveau façade promises something unexpected. Each level explores a different musical genre such as …

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The only SS judge who brought Nazis to trial

But in 1943, suddenly recalled by Himmler to join the Reich Criminal Office in Berlin, his pursuit of the camp commandants began, starting with the vile Karl-Otto Koch, who ran, in turn, Sachsenhausen, Buchenwald and Majdanek. When Koch was suspected …

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Rolex Modernizes the Day-Date with a New Size and Caliber

Originally introduced in 1956, the Rolex Day-Date was the last flagship model Rolex founder Hans Wilsdorf created, and it is considered to be his ultimate achievement. Also known as the “President's watch,” the Day-Date has a rich heritage of being …

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Jean Dujardin fait rire la galerie lors du photocall du nouveau Lelouch (Photos)

La star de The Artist, qui a récemment dit adieu au chien Uggie, a évoqué sa carrière et sa profession de comédien auprès d'étudiants en master class. Là encore, Jean Dujardin n'a pas manqué de faire rire la salle en distillant les bons mots et les …

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Charles Rennie Mackintosh bangle 9ct Gold DWA405 …

Charles Rennie Mackintosh bangle 9ct Gold DWA405. http://www.rennie-mackintosh-jewellery.co.uk/rennie-mackintosh-jewellery/rennie-mackintosh-bangles-p1.shtml. Charles Rennie Mackintosh bangle 9ct Gold DWA405 …

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What's happening on the local art scene this week

Art Nouveau Galleries, works by Harry Boardman, Justin Long, Robert Ciampa, Ward Van Haute, Meghan Reiff and others. 93 South West End Blvd., … Includes paintings, sculpture, photography, jewelry, pottery and more. Live music also: Walnut Street …

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Axe-wielding gang busts into David M Robinson

Police are searching for four men who raided watches and jewels worth up to £750,000 from David M. Robinson jewellers in Altrincham yesterday. The gang, dressed in dark jumpsuits and balaclavas, used axes to smash their way into the store at 12.30pm.

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What's Happening for September (UPDATED Sept.)

Nostalgia Jewelry class: 1-4 p.m., Ohr-O'Keefe Museum or Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Designed for ages 14 and older. Using art nouveau pendants and emblems of bronze and brass. Natural and semi-precious stones, findings and other embellishments are …

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Jack is back as the country's favourite boys' name for 2014

Jack is back for the eighth year running as the most popular boy's baby name in Ireland while Emily has again topped the table as Ireland's most popular girl's name. The top five boys' names in 2014 were Jack, James, Daniel, Conor and Sean which, …

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Northern Lights worth braving Norway winter

Alesund, known for its art nouveau architecture, is a storybook town of turrets, spires and colorful wooden fishing boats. From the windy peak of Mount Aksla (418 steps up from town park), I got a panoramic view of it all, crowded onto a giant fishhook …

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mischer'traxler with perrier-jouët debut curiosity cloud at london design …

'we are excited to have mischer'traxler create an installation for champagne perrier-jouët to be housed in the UK for the first time and we are looking forward to seeing how they will showcase the ethos of the house and reflect its art nouveau heritage …

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