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Things that Catch my Eye

Things that Catch my Eye

Penguin Sweaters provide Oil Spill Relief - NoshNosh By Jennifer Diana Despite their home being in an extremely cold climate, we don’t think of Penguins as needing any help staying warm. Technically they don’t, but when oil spills disturb their habitats these adorable creatures need a new line of defense. In comes what could possibly be the cutest sweaters ever. Until the penguins are able to be cleaned, they are giving these knitted fibers a new use. Aside from keeping the penguins warm, sweaters also help prevent poisoning.

5 Hot Color Trends for Spring 2012 It’s that time of year again — spring is just around the corner! With the warmer temperatures comes a bunch of new fashion trends, including the latest and greatest color trends. Rocking this season’s hottest hues is a surefire way to stay on trend without breaking the bank — just pick out a new piece or two in one of the colors below and you’ll have a completely updated look for springtime. Want to see the five hottest shades for spring 2012? Scroll on down and check ‘em out: Tangerine

Occupy Wall Street – A Collection Photo by jamie nyc. Photo by david_shankbone. By Banksy. Photo by duncan. Class to Night Out: Bright Blazer Do you struggle with transforming your outfits from day to night? Don’t worry, CF is here to help turn that daily annoyance into a fun challenge. This column will focus on one piece per week, and teach you how to take your look from study sessions in the library to dancing the night away. You’re a vegan ? …vegan theory 101 people: If it’s use an animal product or you die, you get to use the animal product. Live vegans do more good than dead ones. And as a second counterpoint, the production of antivenin/antivenom (both are correct), is nothing like the dairy industry. The only way for a cow to produce milk is for her to be pregnant or to have recently been pregnant.

Outfits Under $100: 3 Spring Transition Looks Photo: Wildfox Couture, via Buckle up kids – here at College Fashion, we are in full-fledged spring transition mode. It’s always a toughie to pick the perfect March outfit, which is why we’re here to help. The best part? All of our outfit picks are under $100! Karl Lagerfeld Shoots Claudia Schiffer for Chanel (13 photos) You can be sure that when Claudia Schiffer and Karl Lagerfeld come together, fashion magic happens. For the Chanel Spring/Summer 2010 campaign, Claudia joins models Freja Beha Erichsen and Baptiste Giabiconi near the capital of Buenos Aires. The beautiful models pose near Argentina’s gothic buildings and medieval fences in clothes that look stunning against the gray backgrounds. The Chanel outfits are simple but effortlessly elegant, aren't they? via [Stylosophy]

Perfect Summer Bangle Here's a fun tutorial on how to make a message bangle that's one-of-a-kind, done in the sun, waterproof and weatherproof. Even after several trips to the beach, it won't fade or wash off! Essentially, it's the Perfect Summer Bangle. Used in this tutorial: Inkodye Red Prepare. All you'll need for this project is a raw wooden bangle (we got ours from, a black paint marker, plastic wrap, and some Inkodye!

The Astounding Design Of Eixample, Barcelona Constructed in the early 20th century, Eixample is a district of the Spanish city of Barcelona known for the urban planning that divided the district into octagonal blocks. Influenced by a range of schools of architecture, Eixample Barcelona was designed in a grid pattern with long streets, wide avenues, and rounded street corners. Despite being in the center of a thriving European metropolis, the district provides improved living conditions for inhabitants including extensive sun light, improved ventilation, and more open green space for public use. And of course, the result from the grid-like structure is astounding from above: 15 Chic and Creative Ways to Tie a Scarf How to tie a half-bow scarf To tie the half-bow scarf, you should first loop the scarf around your neck and tie once– like the first step of tying your shoelaces. Then, take one side of the scarf and make a one loop, as if you were only tying one side of the bow on your shoes. Take the longer section of the scarf and wrap it in front and then behind the entire scarf, next to your neck.