ORGANIC BEAUTY BRAND BUBBLE & BALM HAS BEEN SHORTLISTED IN SIR RICHARD BRANSON’S GLOBAL ‘SCREW BUSINESS AS USUAL’ COMPETITION
The UK first 100% Fairtrade body care company, Bubble & Balm has made it into the Top 50 of the Sir Richard Branson’s global competition for Ethical Entrepreneurs, run by his non-profit foundation Virgin Unite. Over 500 entries from across the globe were submitted into the competition, including an idea for a solar powered football, the world’s most ethical pants and a train carriage that allows passengers to share ideas on how to make the world a better place. Sir Richard and his non-profit foundation Virgin Unite have been running their ‘Screw Business As Usual’ competition, encouraging and enabling people from all over the world to share their ideas on how they are a successful business that is a force for good, helping the planet or communities in some way or doing things a bit differently from other businesses.
Bubble & Balm is an excellent example of an ethical business that is looking after the planet and communities. Committed to excellent goods that only use sustainable production methods and ethical partners, Bubble and Balm ensures that beauty doesn’t come at a cost to animals or the environment: Read more
OneStopPlus Group announced today that it has received a full patent (#8,206,196) for its innovative Comfort Choice® Side-Wire Bra.
New Harmony, IN, August 28, 2012 –(PR.com)– The New Harmony Soap Company is initiating a program to support the Mt. Vernon, Indiana Food Pantry by donating 5% of sales made online at www.newharmonysoap.com and in the outlet store located at 512 N. Main Street in New Harmony, Indiana.
The program begins retroactively, starting July 1, 2012 and will continue through September 30, 2012. Donated funds will be used to purchase peanut butter and toilet paper, two staples the Pantry was forced to eliminate earlier this year due to budget limitations. The Mt. Vernon Food Pantry is located at 601 Canal Street, Hedges Central School Building, Entrance #2, Mt. Vernon, IN 47620. Donations can be made online at http://www.mvfoodpantry.org. Read more
Fashion Flash: Alexa Chung Style Master, Natalie Goes Nude For Dior, And Celebrity Power Women Revealed
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SIMON FASHION NOW® PRESENTED BY BRAMAN MOTORCARS OF PALM BEACH ARRIVES AT TOWN CENTER AT BOCA RATON SEPTEMBER 28 & 29 Runway Shows, Events & Demonstrations FREE and Open to the Public
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WHAT: Fall fashion and trends come alive at Town Center at Boca Raton with Simon Fashion Now® presented by Braman Motorcars of Palm Beach, a series of energetic fashion shows and interactive entertainment created by Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE:SPG), the country’s largest owner, developer and manager of high quality retail real estate.
On Friday, Sept. 28, Simon Fashion Now at Town Center at Boca Raton kicks off with a reception honoring Boca Raton Regional Hospital’s “Partners in Pink” community effort. This is an invitation-only event that will be immediately followed by a show-stopping presentation of fall’s hottest looks on the Simon Fashion Now runway at 7:30 p.m. Read more
Your children’s bedrooms will be a big part of their childhood. In addition to this, children have many fears most especially those associated to being alone in the bedroom. However, they won’t learn to face their fears and become independent if you keep on letting them crash on the master’s bedroom. Thus, it is essential that you make your kids’ bedroom as comfortable, fashionable and child friendly as it can be. Here are some tips on how you could do that.
Tip # 1: Include the Bed in the Whole Room’s Theme
More often than not, parents fail to include the bed as part of the theme for every room. Most little girls would like to have princess rooms or anything that has pink! Make sure that the bed is pink as well. There are many beds out there that your little princesses would love like Dora the Explorer beds or pink carriage beds. For boys, there are drag racer kids’ car beds that will look good with their Cars collection. Make sure to include your child in the shopping process so they can choose. Read more
Whether intended for a special occasion or just for ordinary days in your home, having fashionable outdoor settings can definitely change the mood of your already exciting abode. It may be a terrace, poolside, or garden. Spice up your outdoor entertainment space by providing furniture that will enhance your home’s aesthetics. If you are now thrilled to decorate and shop for outdoor settings, here are some useful tips that you should take note of.
1. The highest priority when purchasing furniture and other home accessories is the quality. The materialsused can justify the price. Some home decor may cost more than the others but this is perhaps because of the kind of material used and its quality. Remember that furniture for outdoors will most likely be exposed to different kinds of weather. You can’t just buy the first outdoor furniture that you see on shops around your vicinity. To make it worth every cent, always check the quality and durability.
2. Have a clear idea of how you want your place to look like. Shopping without knowing what to buy is like throwing balls somewhere with no aim. So before you go to a shop and start pointing furniture and swiping your card, visualize the kind of look that you want to achieve. You may play around with different themes then browse magazines and Google images so you could have a glimpse of the kind of furniture that will mesh well with your idea.
3. Scout for the best shop that offers high quality furniture for outdoor settings. This part can be overwhelming because there are so many furniture shops out there. You can start by roaming around your vicinity and do some window shopping. You may also ask for referrals from your friends and neighbors. Another avenue where you may find great deals is through online shops. There are various virtual stores where you can pick wonderful furniture that come with affordable prices and amazing quality. Read more
Modern photography has gone digital. It has made everyone able to capture those moments in life that are precious and not worth ever forgetting. Photo resolution and shutter speed has made photography to become an improved field where fashion photographers, no matter which photography course they took, have no excuse whatsoever to take horrible pictures. The world of fashion photography has improved so much that there is now the allowance of photo manipulation where the photographer can become more artistic and creative in their photos.
Modern photography has improved the livelihood of both offline and internet businesses. This is because they sell images or standards to photographers. The stocks are then bought at various prices which is mostly dependent on the license. Since the images are digital, they are obtained directly from different businesses where they are edited, modified and manipulated through sophisticated software. Read more
Most people are lured by the elegance of the fashion industry and wish to be associated with it in one way or the other. Whereas fashion photography is an amazing way to become part of this industry, entering it could be a difficult venture. Fashion photography is a unique career that needs to emphasize on excellence in your duties, stand out from several other fashion photographers who are out there and also have the relevant network to get popular. You can learn photography through certain courses in college to boost your career.
What it takes to be a fashion photographer Read more