Over the past few months, while working on the project that has now become The Book of Haps, I’ve examined countless images of wrappable textiles. 241 more words
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German music of the 80s – a time that is usually associated with the likes of Nena and her „99 Red Balloons“. But the „Neue Deutsche Welle“ („New German Wave“) is only the commercially exploited end of a subculture that emerged in the end of the 70s and lastet about seven or eight years into a decade that is mostly remembered for shoulder pads and big hair. 1,092 more words
Guess how many times late-19th-century ladies had to change their clothes?
Yes, indeed, a whole 8 times! (Or sometimes 7, depending upon the circumstances, possibly including exhaustion from the first 6 changes.) 124 more words