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Fashion Friday: Neons make mark in sports gear

   January 23, 2015 6:35 am    0

What’s in the limelight in sports gear? Neons in yellow, chartreuse, green and a lot of pink, orange, blue and purple. The tennis courts at the Australian Open, the first major grand slam tennis tourney of the year, are alive with color and style. Here are some of the lightest and brightest:   Thanasi Kokkinakis, an…

 

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Fashion Friday: Marty McFly, wearable drone bling and more

   January 9, 2015 9:17 am    0

It’s time to revisit “Back to the Future II,” the Michael J. Fox movie of 1989 that followed up the 1985 original. It  gave life to Marty McFly, the hoverboard and Nikes that lace themselves up. The Nikes could be on the way — or at least some version of them according to articles yesterday in USATodaySports, Dezeen…

 

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Fashion Friday: Guest columnist shares color of the year

   December 12, 2014 6:45 am    0

This week’s fashion blog is from Christine Eddy. The best wines, aside from the ones we drink, are the ones we wear. Pantone has deemed Marsala the color of the year. Every year since 1990, the Pantone Color Institute has announced its pick for the Color of the Year, and 2015 is going to be filled…

 

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Fashion Friday: Survey rates Black Friday deals

   November 21, 2014 7:48 am    0

Thanks to Raz Daraban for the heads up on WalletHub’s survey of 2014’s Best & Worst Retailers for Black Friday Deals. WalletHub took a peek at 5,525 Black Friday deals of 21 retailers. JCPenney has the highest overall discount rate at 65 percent Key Stats direct from WalletHub Macy’s — second overall — offers a 54 percent…

 

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It’s Women’s Entrepreneurship Day

   November 19, 2014 6:28 am    0

Today is Women’s Entrepreneurship Day — the first ever, and it is celebrated at the United Nations in New York City in the middle of Global Entrepreneurship Week. Governor Andrew Cuomo has officially proclaimed the day which takes place in 144 countries. PwC, BNP Paribas, Microsoft, Nestle and United Nations Foundation are just a few of the founding…

 

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Downton Abbey fun — the proper gifts

   November 17, 2014 7:44 am    0

Got a Downton Abbey fan on your gift list? Here are some fun ideas: I knew this wine was available, but there’s more. The Downton Abbey gift pack is available for $55.99, at www.Wine.com. Here’s what you get: Downton Abbey Wines, a candle and tea. You can learn more about the wines at downtonabbeywine.com. Thanks to…

 

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It’s national pretzel month

   October 21, 2014 10:19 am    0

Quick — before this month gets away, stock up on pretzels, and it doesn’t matter what kind. Here’s a link to pretzel recipes. I mean even I could do it — water, flour and salt. Some of these are even healthy. Those pretzel rolls at left — Jennie Geisler made them and Andy Colwell photographed…

 

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House Lady enjoys video home tours and more

   October 18, 2014 7:26 am    0

Well I have seen some impressive homes in the past few months at House to Home. I’ve been to a nearly $2 million beauty on the lake, a glamorous renovated Harborcreek lakefront home listed at $400,000 and all those beauties in Manchester Farms and all around town. This week, I got to revisit Walten Woods where homes…

 

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Fashion Friday meets cheesecloth ghosts

   October 17, 2014 10:06 am    0

This is a spooky one, but it’s a Martha Stewart design for Halloween. So I couldn’t resist. It uses styrofoam mannequin heads that you can buy at wig shops. And apparently if you add some cheesecloth, suspend them in the trees or from your porch ceiling or hang them on posts in the yard, you can have…

 

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Fashion Friday’s sweaterfest begins

   October 3, 2014 7:07 am    0

I decided to move sweaters back into my closet, but there was one problem. I must have purged the old sweaters,and now I must buy new. It seems like yesterday when my daughter lived here that “we” — I did like to wear her sweaters — had a herd of sweaters. And shoes. Well since she’s been…

 

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