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Classy Costume Couture

Halloween is all about letting your inner fantasies come to life. It’s the one night a year you can play with exaggerated hair, makeup, jewelry and ideas. 104 more words

Friday Fashion (2)

Alice in Wonderland costume perfection

Dear Friday,

Halloween is right around the corner and unfortunately I won’t be dressing up this year because I’ll be… 133 more words


A Modest Proposal by Jonathan Swift


For preventing the children of poor people in Ireland,
from being a burden on their parents or country,
and for making them beneficial to the publick. 3,387 more words


Spotlight: Jamie Dornan

When trying to decide on this month’s Spotlight, I flipped through my archives and saw quite a few of Mr. Jamie Dornan. The Irish actor and model is no stranger to well layered, quality clothes, so he is a perfect Spotlight.   265 more words


Versailles: we didn't eat cake, but we did take some mirror selfies

This weekend we visited the Château de Versailles, a hunting lodge turned palace, built by Louis XIV, that later became the residence of none other than Marie Antoinette and Louis XVI. 523 more words


Conciergerie: Palace to Prison

Just a few blocks’ short walk from Notre Dame Cathedral on the Ile-de-la-Cité stands a rather grand building behind a gold leaf gate. The main building is the Palais de Justice. 408 more words