Minister: Lithuania will provide winter clothes worth about 2 million euros to Ukrainian troops

“We will buy winter clothes from Lithuanian companies for a few million euros over the next few months and hand them over to Ukrainian troops, which means that up to 25,000 Ukrainian soldiers will receive winter clothes,” Anusauskas said during a presentation on the country’s security situation in parliament on …

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First Keely King Slates Art Exhibition at JJ Harrington Gallery

It’s a tale as old as time: the desert calls the artist. The artist responds to his wild call. The open sand landscape inspires innovative art. One of the latest emerging talents to push his work to the local scene has honed the prospect of Utah’s Keely King transplant in …

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The Media Matters takes on new leadership after 22 years

LEXINGTON, North Carolina — Kathy Wall, founder of public relations and marketing firm The Media Matters, is moving into an advisory role with the agency she started in 2000. Dawn Brinson, the agency’s vice president of strategic marketing, will succeed Wall in the role of president. The change will take …

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Antiques Roadshow Experts Baffled As Guest ‘With More Money Than Common Sense’ REFUSES To Sell Item

Experts at ANTIQUES Roadshow have been left baffled after a guest refused to sell John Lennon’s old door number – despite its staggering valuation. The man took the plaque – which bore the number 251 – when the show traveled to Liverpool, where the Beatles formed in the 60s. 3 …

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How to reduce energy bills: recommended clothes to heat the human and not the house

With energy bills on the rise, Britons are keen to save money wherever they can. As we say goodbye to summer and approach the coldest months of the year, many dread turning on their central heating. A blog post from a forum of money-saving experts has shared a clever way …

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Master the art of relaxation with Freedom Moses

With life’s busy schedule, it’s always important to take a moment and relax. Stroll around town, soak up the warm sun and cool breeze at the beach, or if you’re a buddy back home, enjoy a cold beer while lounging in your backyard. Enhance your wellness experience by relaxing in …

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This Wayfair sale includes furniture up to 62% off

In case you haven’t heard, there’s yet another notable sale going on at Wayfair where furniture, vacuums and small kitchen appliances are up to 62% off, including a stand mixer. KitchenAid and a Dyson vacuum. The sale runs from now until September 28, so you only have a few more …

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Grainlander Steam Train to a highlight of backcountry art

The Grainlander Rail Tour is run by 707 Operations, a volunteer-run organization that runs regular rail tours of the Victorian countryside. Photo: Supplied It’s not every day that you come across the pattern of one of the towering murals painted on old grain silos in western Victoria. It’s even less …

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Horses and heritage on the farm: Yenke Peddler antiques

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Traveling south to Mansfield this weekend will bring you back to a bit of historical significance. Heritage Days at Malabar Farm State Park runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Free admission to this 18th-century living history camp includes Civil War demonstrations, crafts, antiques, …

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Jane Emke seeks to renew Nearly New clothing store in Louisville

With shelves of designer clothes, shoes, handbags and other items — all donated — the Nearly New Shop is one of the city’s best-kept fashion secrets, according to the Louisville chapter of the National Council of Jewish Women. . Located on the lower level of the Mid-City Shopping Center in …

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All Hallows Art Fest Rises Again

The best part of the trick-or-treat is what happens right after the door opens. The same goes for All Hallows Art Fest, an annual September event in Petaluma that currently ranks as the second largest Halloween art showcase in the country. “People chime in, they look around, and then they …

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How ReLove turns mountains of landfills into furniture for homes

“It’s a pretty powerful model,” he said, “because all [of it] is given to us – furniture soccer fields [which is] no longer goes to the landfill. Loading Recently, a woman fleeing domestic violence was browsing ReLove’s warehouse. “She has nothing, her house is empty,” Fernando said. She selected chairs …

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Badges aren’t just for sheriffs

Palm Springs is a car city and the Coachella Valley is full of cars. Look at all the car auctions, dealerships, shows and even race tracks we have here. Old cars are great too, with all the accessories that come with them. Muscle cars of the 1950s and 1960s have …

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Antiques Roadshow expert Marc Allum at the Isle of Wight Arts Society talk

The new season of the IW Arts Society will be launched with the visit of Marc Allumfamous for his many appearances on the BBC Antiques Tour. He has been a BBC Antiques Roadshow miscellaneous specialist since 1998 and has appeared on numerous television and radio programmes. Marc has his own …

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The Contemporary Austin has perfected the art of urban weddings.

Famous Texas Jewelry Star Kendra ScottThe ability to juggle a work-life balance is truly impressive. The founder of her eponymous billion-dollar brand is a newlywed, a returning guest shark for the next season of shark tank, and she is about to file her first memoirs, Born to Shine: Do Good, …

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Headwaters Arts Hosts Fall Festival Juried Art Exhibition and Sale | bloginfo(‘name’); ?>

September 15, 2022 0 comments By Constance Scrafield The happy days are back for the Headwaters Arts Fall Festival, a well-established juried show and sale of top Headwaters Arts member artists. These artists do not necessarily live immediately in the neighborhood; many have joined from across Ontario, but each paid …

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Pramod Susare from Ahmednagar makes original furniture recycled from discarded used items

A mechanical engineer by profession, Pramod Susare had the idea of ​​making recycled furniture after seeing this unique concept in China during his professional training. For Pramod Susare, becoming an engineer was his childhood dream. He fixed his bike, serviced it, fixed the sewing machine at home and everything else. …

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Patagonia Clothing Founder Donated Entire Company Worth $3 Billion To Nonprofits Who Are Fighting Climate Change Like A Fool

The billionaire founder of outdoor clothing brand Patagonia is selling the company to a trust that will use its profits to fight the climate crisis. Yvon Chouinard, 83, said Wednesday that instead of selling the business or taking it public, he would transfer ownership from his family to the trust …

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A Grumpy Dad’s (Loving) Guide to UT Architecture | Art

The University of Tennessee has a mix of lush trees and grassy areas mixed with historic orange-tinted brick buildings, all set next to the Tennessee River, a setup that gives the homey feeling Rocky Top is known for . From a bird’s eye view, the UT campus looks pretty uniform. …

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Classic bottles celebrated, new discoveries discovered

The top lot of the sale was this rare historic “Tippecanoe” – “North Bend” cabin bottle, likely Mount Vernon Glass Works, Vernon, NY, circa 1840, which fetched $47,970, near the top of its estimate. Review by WA Demers, Photos Courtesy Norman C. Heckler & Company WOODSTOCK VALLEY, CONN. – Norman …

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Outdated furniture coming back

The personalization implied by these trends throws the very concept of “trend” out the window, at least in part. As people continue to love and choose mid-century modern furniture, for example, others will have the freedom to find an era they love (art deco, perhaps, or Victorian) and go for …

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Opening of the Beyond Van Gogh immersive art experience in Jacksonville

You don’t need to know art history to recognize Vincent Van Gogh’s The Starry Night. To a new immersive art exhibition opening this week in downtown Jacksonville, you can actually step inside the famous painting and approximately 300 of the 19th-century Dutch master’s most famous works. Beyond Van Gogh: the …

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Opinion: Takoma Park made a bad call in the art of high-pressure washing kids’ sidewalks

We could all do with a little more color in our lives. In recent months, a mural on the sidewalk in Takoma Park has become the subject of fierce local debate over public space. The mural, painted by children during the pandemic, was considered play art by some and graffiti …

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Scarborough Affordable Furniture Charity Expands

The community furniture store at Mount View Business Park is expanding with a major relaunch of the store’s offerings today. Community Furniture Store is a registered charity that collects unwanted furniture and household items donated by residents of the Scarborough District who no longer want them and then sells the …

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Primark has launched a new vintage clothing section in Manchester

New Vntage fans can expect to see unique denim jumpsuits and shirts, spaghetti tops, printed sweaters, 70s, 80s and 90s puffer jackets. Fast street fashion beast Primark surprised fans and haters alike this week by revealing plans to launch a new vintage clothing section. The retailer, which is regularly chastised …

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Kovels Antiques: Original Rolls Royce Hood Ornament – Flying Lady – would fetch a pretty penny | Home & Garden

Terry and Kim Kovel King Features Syndicate Fancy a bit of luxury? This “Spirit of Ecstasy” figurine reproduces the hood ornament of Rolls-Royce cars. In 1909, car enthusiast John Douglas-Scott-Montagu commissioned sculptor Charles Sykes to create a mascot for his Rolls-Royce. Sykes made a sculpture of a woman bent at …

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Fresno Cultural Center gets $7.4 million to show Latin art

Mariachi Centinela performed at the Gala de Cala celebration on October 30, 2021 at Arte Américas. JUAN ESPARZA LOERA Arte Américas, the only Latino cultural arts center in the Central San Joaquin Valley, had to temporarily close during the pandemic and was extensively vandalized. During its closure, the center had …

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How Bobby Kolade is tackling the used clothing business

How Bobby Kolade is tackling the used clothing business | atmosphere 09.08.2022 Used clothing has become big business and businesses in the North are reaping the benefits. With Buzigahill, the Ugandan designer hijacks second-hand clothes from the West and sends them back to the countries they came from in order …

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Fall and Winter Clothing Available for Families in Owensboro, KY

Shouldn’t everyone look and feel better? Doesn’t everyone deserve warm clothes to get through the winter? Shepherds Hand Clothing Ministry will provide clothing for people of all ages and in a wide variety of sizes, colors and styles. Here’s everything you need to know before you go. Working at Christmas …

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Camilla filmed the “Antiques Roadshow” episode at the Eden Project

The Duchess of Cornwall (left) with BBC presenter Fiona Bruce during a visit to the Antiques tour at the Eden Project. (PENNSYLVANIA) The Duchess of Cornwall filmed an upcoming episode of Antiques tour to the Eden Project, bringing with her two objects to evaluate. Camilla has visited Cornwall’s well-known biome …

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Pet Clothing and Accessories Market Forecast by 2031

Comprehensive analyzes of the fastest growing Pet Clothing and Accessories market provide insights that help stakeholders identify opportunities and challenges. The 2022 markets could be another big year for pet apparel and accessories. This report provides an overview of the company’s activities and financial situation (a company profile is required …

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Revolutionizing Art Collecting with Blockchain

It seemed inevitable that the world of fine art investment would now see decentralization and democratization through the blockchain. In recent months, there has been an increase in the development of NFT art collector DAOs. The premise is that by sharing the costs of what would otherwise be a prohibitively …

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Antiques Roadshow guest speechless on Gazza snap evaluation | Television & Radio | Showbiz and television

Antiques Roadshow is a BBC favorite and in a classic clip from Wollaton Hall, expert Raj Bisram shared his thoughts on a guest’s signed photo. Former footballers Vinnie Jones and Paul Gascoigne appear in the image which has become one of the most famous photos in football history. The guest …

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The rise and fall of basket weaving in the Pima culture

The other day, one of our regular customers who loves extravagant costumes came in and admired a newly displayed Native American war shirt. Not so long ago he would have bought it without a second thought. This time, however, he mumbled something about “cultural appropriation” and moved on. Having never …

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Huawei Trains Young People Through Internship Program | Arts & Hobbies

Huawei Technologies Jamaica Company Limited hosted six students from the University of Technology Jamaica and the University of the West Indies (UWI) in Mona, Jamaica for its internship program. The program, launched in 2019, offers young talents the opportunity to put their knowledge and skills into practice in different areas …

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Why students protesting women’s clothing are scary

Since last Thursday, protests over women’s clothing have taken place at four major educational institutions, namely University of Dhaka, Jagannath University, Islamic University and North-South University. One slogan goes so far as to say, “Women who destroy national culture by adapting a Western way of life are cultural terrorists.” The …

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The Gains and Failures of Hip-Hop Clothing Deals

When hip-hop artists reach a certain stage in their careers, the obvious next step is to think big by releasing music and developing business in other areas. One of the first paths taken by many is the fashion industry, especially given the impact style has had on gender over time. …

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Dolly Parton announces Doggy Parton, a pet clothing line

Dolly Parton officially has something to offer everybody. The country legend offers various lines of merchandise and accessories for sale, in addition to his many movies and his book, Run, Rose, Run. Now even pets can benefit from its creativity. This week, Parton launched a brand new line of pet …

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House Side Hustles: How to Start Flipping Furniture | Opinion

Two bedside tables, a bookcase, a wooden filing cabinet, sandpaper, drill bits, paint-stained tarps and cans of paint – our little apartment looks more like a carpentry workshop every day. Why, you might ask, did we cram extra furniture into our tiny house, painting and sanding the evenings? Simple. It’s …

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Thirty Years of ‘Art Voices’ – Jamestown Sun

This August marks 30 years of writing “Art Voices” for The Jamestown Sun newspaper. Roughly a few dozen, that’s almost 1,500 columns since 1992. If all the columns were added from the years I was in Georgia and the universities where I taught and wrote, that would be more than …

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The clothing drive is Be Like Brit’s latest effort

Nearly 13 years after Britney Gengel died with 300,000 people in the devastating 2010 earthquake in Haiti, her family and loved ones continue to keep her legacy alive through the foundation created in her name. “Words cannot describe how grateful we are to the people who have helped us and …

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August Or Bust At Old Kinderhook Auction Company

This antique Chinese Benjarong porcelain teacup and bowl blew the lid off its $50/100 estimate, selling for $17,400, the highest price at auction. Review by ZG Burnett, Photos courtesy of Old Kinderhook Auction Company VALATIE, NY – Old Kinderhook Auction Company (OKAC) held its two-day “August Or Bust 2022” sale …

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Loloma Collection Goes ‘White Glove’ at Santa Fe Art Auction

This dinner [Navajo] rare turquoise and silver Squash Blossom Lander necklace from the Connie S. Sanchez estate, California, circa 1970, fetched $23,180 and was the top lot on the two-day sale. The 14½-inch-long necklace contained approximately 90 carats of rare Lander turquoise, prized for its cobweb matrix and considered the …

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Diesel fuel for termites & not enough furniture

It is expected that there will again be 96 students enrolled at Red Hills Primary and Infant School in Clarendon for the coming school year. RED HILLS, Clarendon – Administrators at Red Hills Primary and Infant School in rural Clarendon are hoping diesel will help them rid the school of …

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Designed as a “temple of art,” the New Orleans Museum of Art was a 1911 gift from philanthropist Isaac Delgado | Entertainment/Life

Any good contest should have rules. In this case there were five, all simple and all reasonable. First, the winning design would be for a fully fireproof building. Second, the construction cost could not exceed $125,000, including air conditioning, plumbing, and other necessary systems. Finally, the design had to be …

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Full-price, me too, off-price clothing retailers with take-out inventory strategy

August 29, 2022 Gap, Express and Kohl’s are among the retailers preparing to use packaged sales to reduce the markdown blow from late holiday deliveries. The practice is more commonly used by off-prices, such as TJX and Nordstrom Rack. At Gap analyst call last week, Katrina O’Connell, Gap’s executive vice …

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A deep dive on Doxa underwater watches

At one time or another, anyone with a taste for the ocean has probably strapped on a pair of flippers and paddled out to see what’s out there. And it turns out there’s all kinds of stuff there – so much so that some people want to go further and …

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Furniture, renovation and stamp duty: things to include in your budget for your first home, Money News

This is part three of our first home series; click to read parts one and two. We have finally arrived at the last part of our three-part article. In our first article, we went over the different ways to pay for the house, and in our second part of the …

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Aragalaya presented the most creative form of protest – the island

by Krishantha Prasad Cooray Crisis and restlessness are probably the opposite of sun and sand. The very smell of these words associated with a country in the news deters most travelers from visiting even the most enticing destinations. The wise traveler, however, spots opportunities, because not all crises are created …

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Independent clothing manufacturer claims Balenciaga stole their design

Source: Aaron P/Bauer-Griffin/Getty Balenciaga has a bit of explaining to do; Again. The luxury house is accused of having removed creations from an independent clothing line. According Blavity Aspiring designer Lamont “Tory” Stapleton called out the Paris, France company for embracing his signature look. On Thursday, August 25, he took …

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Top Reasons Millennial Men Prefer Unisex Clothing

There is no doubt that gender neutral outfits are becoming more and more popular. The truth is that women nowadays prefer items that are compatible with men. In recent years, unisex clothing has become increasingly popular with millennial men. Men between the ages of 20 and 40 prefer to wear …

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Academy CEO Bill Kramer: ‘We don’t want to legislate art’ but… – Awardsdaily

Scott Feinberg does some great journalism here and gets the story, asking key questions most people will want to know. And by “most people,” I mean the small handful of devotees who remain even remotely interested in the Oscars. Frankly, and I’m sorry to be the bearer of bad news, …

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Fixing Broken Lebanese Antiques – Taipei Times

The British Museum displays ancient ships smashed in the 2020 Beirut explosion Eight ancient glass vessels shattered in the 2020 Beirut explosion are on display at the British Museum today, guiding visitors through the painstaking international project to put them back together. The vessels, from the Roman, Byzantine and Islamic …

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Custom Furniture Buying Guide (Sponsored Content by Tina Vob)

Image: https://jsdeco.co.uk/ ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A TAILOR-MADE SOLUTION BUT DON’T KNOW WHERE TO START? START HERE In this industry, as in all, there are things to avoid and things to embrace. So I’m glad you’re looking for some more answers, and I hope this guide helps you demystify what …

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So much street furniture in Cork and still nowhere to sit

Discerning readers may remember Klondyke (Jeremiah Healy), one of the most colorful characters in Cork’s civilian life. A city councilor in the 1940s, Klondyke focused heavily on one issue: providing public toilets for the city’s women. Legend has it that his rallying cry was relevant at the time (“they’re building …

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Fields Stable Antiques combines treasures and treats for customers – Post Register

By Kyle Mooty LPR editor Much like the owner’s famous cheesecakes, Fields Stable Antiques continues to add to its great reputation as an assortment of treats for treasure hunters. The Lockhart business has been in business for 11 years, withstood the worst the COVID-19 pandemic had to offer, maintained its …

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Move over, IKEA. Furniture of the future could arrive flat and then self-assemble into a 3D shape

A DNA-like helix made from wood-like ink that started completely flat. Credit: Doron Kam. Wood is a very malleable yet durable material, which humans have used since someone first tied two branches together thousands of years ago. Even today, when we know how to manufacture concrete and complex composite materials, …

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Celebrity Antiques Road Trip: Natasha Raskin Sharp’s Wedding – See the Details

August 23, 2022 – 11:04 BST Emmy Griffiths Natasha Raskin Sharp is happily married to her partner – read more about their lovely nuptials here Natasha Raskin Sharp is one of our favorite presenters on Celebrity Antiques Road Trip – and always has the ultimate knowledge of the …

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Best Home Sales for Labor Day 2022

This month of August probably did not please many of us. In fact, the better half of summer has come and gone, then left nothing but feverish air and sunburn behind it. It’s a period of slump, essentially. But, with the end of each season and the start of another …

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Art, Forbidden Books + Coffee

A cafe can be so much more than a place to drink coffee. Especially lately, cafes have opened up in West Michigan with art galleries, performance stages, banned book libraries, community chat nights, and more. The Mortals Cafe, for example, focuses resources and events around death – talking about it, …

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Pokemon Fusion Fan Art Combines Venusaur and Torterra

A Pokemon fan uploads artwork that combines the final evolution forms of two iconic Grass-type starters, Venusaur and Torterra. There is a lot of art Pokemon fans who enjoy creating their own artwork inspired by the creatures that can be battled and captured in games. Some fans even like to …

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Elegance is timeless: Willow Clothing

Ni Ni Myint and Nandar Khin. It’s no secret that fast fashion has been thriving in Myanmar for decades. Mass-produced clothes come onto the market as quickly as they go out of style. They are bought cheap and discarded later in favor of the following year’s trend. Everything has its …

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Antiques & Collections: Chelsea Porcelain – AgriNews

Chelsea porcelain was made in Chelsea, England around 1750. One of the famous pieces is the ‘Goat and Bee’ milk jug designed by Nicholas Sprimont (1716-1771). He was born in Liège, in present-day Belgium, and began working in London around 1742. An auction of important antique china was held recently …

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How a Family Furniture Business is Succeeding Today

Chic and sophisticated Moe’s Home Collection When it comes to family-run international furniture companies, it’s fair to say that they are rare, especially in today’s economy. It’s also appropriate to say that most mid to high priced furniture retailers don’t offer too indistinguishable furniture and decor. Whether it’s a dining …

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The circularity of the furniture industry

We dive into the furniture industry’s practice of circularity and sustainability. What are some of the big brands doing to reduce their carbon footprint and be more conscious of the materials they use? Here’s a look at some key brands embracing this seismic shift in design and manufacturing processes. Additionally, …

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After Basquiat Raid, Orlando Museum of Art Assembles Task Force to Raise Standards for Exhibit Acquisition | Orlando Area News | Orlando

Click to enlarge Photo by Macbeth Studio/courtesy OMA The Orlando Museum of Art is moving forward after a tumultuous few months during which the museum was raided over the display of apparently counterfeit artwork and the cancellation of a planned satellite campus. The museum announced that it was convening a …

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Knox Co. Schools sees 108 students so far stop by its clothing center for essentials

The KCS Clothing Center provides school-appropriate clothing to students in Knox County schools. Knoxville, Tenn. – Just days into the school year, Knox County Schools said 108 students have so far stopped by their clothing center to pick up some of the essentials. The KCS Clothing Center is intended to …

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Exploring Bennington Pottery Myths and Facts | Antiques-and-history

Authentic Bennington pottery items, from figurines to cookware, continue to be popular with Americana collectors. However, there are issues for serious collectors. Rare early 19th century figurines, such as the brown-glazed coachman’s bottle, have been reproduced over the years, as have other brown-glazed objects. HINTS: Take note at the next …

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Legendary antiques dealer and Lancaster Leisure Park boss dies aged 75

Allan Blackburn A legendary antiques expert and longtime owner of one of Lancaster’s biggest attractions has died aged 75. Allan Blackburn was the founder and owner of GB Antiques at Lancaster Leisure Park and also ran the park himself for many years. Allan was a well-known antique dealer, broadcaster and …

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Discover: Animoz 2022 clothing

Clermont-Ferrand, a town of around 150,000 in central France, may not have the big draw of the Alps or the Pyrenees, but the region has deceptive driving and a downhill scene to match. . Not only do you have a number of low-key riding spots that offer world-class tracks, but …

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First novel by Sunderland artist Karen Trueman of KT Heart Art

A Northeastern artist-turned-author has published her first novel to help people deal with grief and loss. Karen Trueman, from Sunderland, made headlines in 2019 when her start-up, KT Heart Art, got people around the world to channel their inner artist by painting random, joyful messages on stones and hiding them …

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BUTLER: Old Richmond County Mill Becomes Furniture Warehouse; Energy Way draws attention

Richmond County Economic Developer Martie Butler briefs commissioners on local projects Aug. 2. Photos by William R. Toler – Richmond Observer ELLERBE — A former textile mill will soon house high-end furniture. New York-based France and Son recently purchased the former Richmond Yarns factory in Ellerbe for use as a …

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Orlando museum’s Basquiat art scandal raises trust issue

On a recent visit to Orlando Museum of Art, the gallery where alleged paintings by Jean-Michel Basquiat once hung, was dark. It’s a rare quiet spot amidst the hustle and bustle of Orlando’s vibrant art scene – with Snap! the opening of a new exhibit celebrating Florida photographers, the new …

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Wayfair is already dropping a bunch of furniture deals ahead of Labor Day

Photo credit: Wayfair “Hearst Magazines and Yahoo may earn commissions or revenue on certain articles via the links below.” Labor Day is still a few weeks away, but our trusty friend Wayfair has already started rolling out its Labor Day sales and deals. Wayfair is notorious for starting sales way …

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Kovels Antiques: Early 20th Century Gadgets Often Had Very Specific Purposes | Home & Garden

Terry and Kim Kovel King Features Syndicate Early 20th century farms and households had many unusual devices with identities and purposes that have been lost over time. Look at this device with cogwheels and a crank that sold for $266 at Conestoga Auction Company in Pennsylvania. Is it a kitchen …

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Opening of a new vintage designer clothing store “Pretty New Clothing” in Elgin

A LOCAL businessman has opened a vintage designer clothing store in Elgin. Pretty New Clothing is a new venture from Andrew Gentleman, owner of Clean4Me in Elgin. Photo: Daniel Forsyth Andrew Gentleman owns Clean4Me on South Street and has worked in the cleaning industry in Moray for over 20 years. …

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Treasures can sometimes be dangerous: the antiquities of Yenke Peddler

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Our favorite vintage table settings can be hazardous to our health. It is important to consider any possible safety issues before using these plates and glasses. Thank goodness the internet has brought these issues to light. Fiesta Ware, made by Homer Laughlin China Co. of Newell, W.Va., …

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Lower gasoline, airline and clothing prices give Americans a little respite from inflation

Washington — Falling prices for gasoline, airline tickets and clothing brought some relief to Americans last month, though headline inflation is still near its highest level in four decades. Consumer prices jumped 8.5% in July from a year earlier, the government said on Wednesday, compared with a 9.1% year-on-year increase …

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Is Bassett Furniture Industries (BSET) Stock Outperforming Consumer Discretionary Peers This Year?

For those looking to find strong consumer discretionary stocks, it is prudent to look for group companies that outperform their peers. Is Bassett Furniture (BSET) one of those stocks right now? A quick look at the company’s year-to-date performance relative to the rest of the consumer discretionary sector should help …

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Opening of the Gypsy Sol Boutique clothing store in downtown Ravenna

After leaving a 20-year career in healthcare, Jennifer Catanese wondered what she could turn to for a living. Her response was to create her own online clothing store. After leaving health care, she wondered, “What can I do? “I don’t want to go back to the hospital with everything going …

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Goodheart | Music and art come together in ‘Save Ormsby Hall’ project | New

The first phase of a Save Ormsby Hall initiative which began about four months ago is coming to an end. It’s “a huge project,” says designer, well-known artist Laura Facey, who is spearheading it, and the movement to save the venerable building at 3 Victoria Avenue as a community center …

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Cobra Kai fans have a lot to say about Season 4’s clothing

“Cobra Kai” Season 4 sees the cast appear at various locations and events, each calling for specific wardrobe choices. Some are formal, and some are casual, no different from real-world settings. However, according to fans like u/mzjolynecujoh on Reddit, the wardrobe department messed up a lot of the characters in …

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The historical society organizes an exhibition of collectibles and antiques

The Lewes Historical Society’s Coastal Collectibles & Antiques Show will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, August 20, rain or shine. Attendees will be surrounded by ancient treasures and hard-to-find collectibles from all eras. The merchants chosen to participate in the show offer a wide range of …

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Even Amish Furniture Makers Are Hit by International Supply Chain Issues – Indianapolis Business Journal

Amish-made furniture fills the Simply Amish retail store at 5612 Castleton Corner Lane. But orders from Amish furniture makers can be delayed by international supply issues involving drawer slides and other hardware from overseas. (IBJ Photo/Eric Learned) It’s hard to find a segment of the US economy that isn’t crippled …

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Best furniture and home sales for Labor Day 2022

Believe it or not, Labor Day is right around the corner. Another summer has come and (almost!) gone, and whatever your feelings as fall approaches, Labor Day sales are a sure thing to celebrate. Every Labor Day weekend, and in the weeks leading up to it, there’s an abundance of …

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Wayfair focuses on its efforts after a significant loss in the second quarter

BOSTON — Wayfair reported total net revenue of $3.3 billion in the second quarter, down 14.9% from the second quarter of 2021. The company posted gross profit of $896 million, or 27.3% of total revenue for the quarter ending June 30. Net loss for the quarter was $378 million, compared …

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Antiques Road Trip’s Natasha Raskin Sharp Reveals Surprising Reason She Almost Lost BBC Role

04 August 2022 – 14:52 BST Nicky Morris Find out the surprising reason why Antiques Road Trip star Natasha Raskin Sharp almost lost the presentation gig… Journey on the road of antiquities Star Natasha Raskin Sharp quickly became a fan favorite after her first appearance on the BBC …

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Free admission to the Allentown Art Museum

Art should be for everyone, regardless of ability to pay. Now, at the Allentown Art Museum, it will. Admission to the museum will be free from August 27, funded by one of the last three donations from the Century Fund. “I think financial access is always a barrier and a …

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Pokemon Fan Art Swaps Gengar and Jigglypuff Faces

Jigglypuff and Gengar swap faces through one player’s creativity, and the results are surprising to say the least. With the release of Pokemon scarlet and violet a few months later, the number of pocket monsters in the Pokemon franchise is about to swell again. Although there are approximately 900 Pokémon …

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How Outer is taking over the Australian outdoor furniture market, one customer at a time

One of the common challenges faced by direct-to-consumer brands is getting products into the hands of potential consumers before they buy them. Sellers of smaller items such as shoes and clothing have often overcome this hurdle with generous return policies. But for larger items like appliances or furniture, the logistics …

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13 student discounts at clothing stores to save you 30% off

If you’re about to head back to your dorm or classroom, you need to know all the clothing stores that offer student discounts. Between textbooks, school supplies, and a fresh wardrobe for the new school year, going back to school can be expensive no matter how much you’ve saved from …

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Coeur D’Alene Sets Multiple Records With $16.4 Million Auction

Top lot, record price. Reaching $1,434,000, William Herbert Dunton’s ‘Treed’ not only left its $400/600,000 estimate in the dust, but shattered the artist’s previous world auction record of at $881,000 since 2008. Dubbed an “outstanding example of wildlife and sports art depicting the American West,” it’s perhaps no surprise that …

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