Monthly Archive: July 2015

5 Tips for Dressing Down at the Prom

Not everybody wants to be the centre of attention at the prom, and some people do but for reasons other than glamour. Here are a few tricks to dressing differently at the prom, because sometimes downplaying it is better. Being the best dressed doesn’t always mean being the most decorated, of course not. There is beauty in subtlety. There is a skill to catching the eye surreptitiously, and prom night is a perfect time to work that skill. Yes there is a wide range of glittering, frilly, lacy and creatively cut dresses designed to grab attention, but there is something...

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What to Consider When Buying Ethnic Clothing

Clothing is a very important factor in the way you look and feel. Therefore, the place where you buy your clothing is a decision that should not be taken lightly. As you are most certainly already aware, the quality of clothing is something that has a tendency to vary greatly, depending on where it is made, and what materials were used to make it. This is why you need to educate yourself prior to spending a great deal of money on ethnic clothing. If you are buying clothes from domestic retailers, you have some realistic idea of what you will...

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What’s the Difference between Natural and Synthetic Diamonds?

What’s the Difference between Natural and Synthetic Diamonds?

It’s already common knowledge that diamonds aren’t as rare as once thought –but what’s a synthetic diamond and what’s the difference between a synthetic diamond and the “real” thing? The synthetic diamond market is growing year after year, under a plethora of different names like “fake diamonds”, synthetic, artificial, simulated, and the mysterious “diamond enhancement” –but what does this mean for the diamond world as a whole? Are these lookalike rocks hurting an already ailing industry? Diamonds were once viewed as unique, rare, and incredibly valuable. Today the jig is up –sort of. However, with so many diamonds on the...

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