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December 7, 2007

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Style Cues from the Thin Man

I’ve seen a few other Thin Man movies with William Powell and Myrna Loy but for some reason had never actually seen the original 1934 The Thin Man film. This past Sunday while the snow fell outside and I tried not to think about html codes, I finally caught the classic. While I always enjoy the chemistry between […]

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    November 21, 2007

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    Georgia Russell

    Georgia Russell is an a mixed-media artist who transforms ephemera, especially books into beautiful works of art. Here are some images from her series titled The Library. These scupltures are so wonderfully intricate but I must admit that my irrational love of books might prevent me from ever doing something like this… * Side Note: Hey […]

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      November 14, 2007

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      Zena Holloway

      Does anybody else remember that episode of an early cycle of America’s Next Top Model, where they tried to capture the girls dressed in gowns in a tank of water? I get what they were going for but they clearly missed the mark when you look at the work of renowned underwater photographer Zena Holloway. These pictures are absolutely […]

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        November 13, 2007

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        Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend

        The annual HRD awards is a celebration of fresh talent showcasing international contemporary diamond jewelry. Out of 1,092 designs entered, 44 laureates were chosen and finally narrowed down this past June at the HRD Awards 2007 Prize Awarding Ceremony titled: A Night at the Opera. Some of the entries included Ahluwalia Reena of Canada with her homage to […]

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