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Fashion, Art, Music, Film, Ideas

Fashion, Art, Music, Film, Ideas

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The Bride Wedding Dresses at B H L D N Account Close Home » Bride » Wedding Dresses View Pages Freesia Gown Chantal Gown Eliana Gown Capitol Couture In his latest multimedia project, renown photographer/videographer Nick Knight unites with model Alexia Wight and couturier Lady Amanda Harlech for an unique look at the marriage of art and science- a subtle homage to the collaborative efforts of Districts 1,2, and 8 in the latest Peacekeeper armor redesign. “The Elegant Universe” is a beautiful amalgamation of several prestigious couture pieces from names like Armani Prive, Chanel Haute Couture, Dior Haute Couture, Atelier Versace and more, collected in a scientific, technologic setting to “create a stunning, mathematical universe out of each individual piece of couture.” The unique endeavor strives to display beautiful images next to their more scientific, abstract-appearing 3-D scanned texture maps.

40 maps that explain the world Maps can be a remarkably powerful tool for understanding the world and how it works, but they show only what you ask them to. So when we saw a post sweeping the Web titled "40 maps they didn't teach you in school," one of which happens to be a WorldViews original, I thought we might be able to contribute our own collection. Some of these are pretty nerdy, but I think they're no less fascinating and easily understandable. A majority are original to this blog, with others from a variety of sources. The 100 Most Influential People in Fashion - 100 Most Influential People in Fashion Zimbio's 100 Most Influential People in Fashion There are a number of factors as to why we dress the way we do. Constraints of what we can afford, what's socially acceptable, and for many, the way we'd like to be perceived all play a role. And there are people: those who created the clothing, those who popularized it, those who artfully captured its relevance, and those who moved it into mass production. Whether we can cite the individuals who have affected the way we dress, we have all, in some way, borrowed from a long history of groundbreakers, trendsetters, and visionaries.

Main Page 2. Act normal If you are a high-risk source, avoid saying anything or doing anything after submitting which might promote suspicion. In particular, you should try to stick to your normal routine and behaviour. Left Hand Twill Spence Slim Unsanforized handcrafted jeans from Ruell & Ray. Features scovill buttons and rivets, lined button fly, chainstitched inseam and back yoke, hand stamped inside pocket detail on army green twill pocket bags, and logo patch on back pocket. 100% 11 oz. Some opening words “Human beings make their history themselves, but they do not do so voluntarily, not under circumstances of their own choosing, rather under immediately found, given and transmitted circumstances.” – Karl Marx It’s been a frantic flurry of message threads, late night emails, and artistic touchups since we first came together just a very, very short while ago (that might be the understatement of the century), but it’s finally here. Welcome to The Daily Opium – an experiment with the transformative potentials of the social sciences… with a little help from the Internet.

Damn, New York! Check Out Real NYC Style On The Streets During Fashion Week While fashion week unfolds at Lincoln Center next year’s trends are being created on the streets. Brooklyn-based photographer Ruddy Roye has been capturing the street style innovators walking the asphalt runways of New York’s five boroughs and spilling out of the “tents” during Fashion Week--and sharing it all via our Instagram feed. Roye, a photojournalist and self-described "Instagram activist," has been capturing people on the streets of New York for years, often showing his followers a look at the city they might not otherwise see. In addition to shooting portraits of New Yorkers, Roye has captured the style of the Congolese "Sapeurs" and Jamaican dancehall culture. He took over The New Yorker's Instagram feed in October of 2012 with his images taken during Hurricane Sandy. "Photography," says Roye, "is finding a piece of me in the eyes or essence of everyone and everything I photograph.

Harvard Seeks to Jolt University Teaching - Teaching By Dan Berrett Cambridge, Mass. A growing body of evidence from the classroom, coupled with emerging research in cognitive psychology and neuroscience, is lending insight into how people learn, but teaching on most college campuses has not changed much, several speakers said here at Harvard University at a daylong conference dedicated to teaching and learning. Too often, faculty members teach according to habits and hunches, said Carl E. Wieman, a Nobel Prize-winning physicist and associate director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, who has extensively studied how to improve science education. Together Tessellation / NUNO Limited edition of 25 100% Silk habotai 140 x 32 cm Signed, numbered and boxed A part of NUNO Range 1: Interchange Works on silk by Belle Blau Free Australian shipping Flat rate international shipping

How to Use Polyvore to Drive Traffic and Sales for Your Online Store If you thought you had all your social commerce bases covered, you might be in for a surprise. Launched in 2007, Polyvore has gradually emerged as one of the most effective social platforms for ecommerce sites to drive high-value traffic and sales from. Focusing on fashion and home décor, the community powered social network allows you to create collections and collages called “sets”.

What You Can Do to Help Do you work at a place, or have access to images and video that would fit in here, or even something you think would make national news even if it doesn't fit in here? Contact me (chris@documentingreality.com) and let me know what you have. I can assure your 100% anonymity. I keep no IP logs, so even if someone were to inquire where the stuff came from, I couldn't tell them, because there is no way I could look it up. I did the same thing with NTFU, when the police wanted names of the military people who submitted gory war pictures, I sat in jail with my mouth shut. They never uncovered the identity one single person who submitted an Iraq war picture to my site.

History Of Mod Style – Looking Into The Origin Of Mod Style The history of mod style can be traced back to late 1950s in London, England and peaked in the early to mid 1060s. The mod movement originally began from Britain where the mod style was first a subculture developed by teenagers. According to Dick Hebdige, the progenitors of the mod subculture "appear to have been a group of working class dandies, possibly descended from the devotees of the Italianate style. But according to sociologist Simon Frith, the mod style or movement had its origin from 1950s beatnik coffee bar culture which catered to art school students in the radical bohemian scene in London. Steve Sparks, who claims to be one amongst the original mods agreed with Simon.

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