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Hat From the Past

 to 35 years ago today and a voluminous, flower trimmed turban worn by Queen Elizabeth on a tour of Sri Lanka.

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Queen Elizabeth National Park

In the morning, the crackling embers of the last night’s fire still glowed in the pre-dawn haze. I sat alone, but glanced toward the tents, behind me on the rise, just as the sun broke deep violet and burning orange across the horizon. 337 more words


Rev Mark Carey son of former Archbishop of Canterbury Lord George Carey arrested over 1980s child sex abuse claims

The Archbishop of Canterbury George Carey  with his son Rev Mark Carey (right)

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“. . . I just know it’s true !”  Only silly people say that, but it is not only silly; it can also be very funny, as Bill Maher has hilariously illustrated.  451 more words

Bank of Canada considered leaving Queen Elizabeth's successor off the next $20 bill

When Canada was designing its current $20 bill, it considered dispensing with its “tradition” of depicting the reigning British monarch if Queen Elizabeth dies or abdicates, internal documents from the country’s central bank showed. 437 more words


Closer Look: The Teal Feathered Fox Turban

Another one of the hats included in the Holyrood House section of this year’s three-part exhibition on Queen Elizabeth’s fashion is a green silk chiffon turban with ostrich feather trim, designed by Frederick Fox. 197 more words

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There She Is

This blog isn’t necessarily a beauty blog or a blog in search of gaining notoriety with sponsors (but hey if y’all want to throw it my way, a girl could use some coin… 313 more words