Fashion designers of all time
. Alexander McQueen worked on his tailoring skills at the amazing fashionable names like Anderson & Shepherd, Barmans & Nathans and Romeo Gigli before launching his own brand in 1992. Mc Queen was known for his iconic fashion and extravagant design. McQueen took his own life, shocking the fashion world and everyone how ever met him, in 2010.
Azzedine Alai a
. Started his career as a dressmakers assistant, Azzedine Ala
. Calvin Klein studied fashion in New York and apprenticed for a suit manufacturer. In 1968, he opened his own company that was initially recognized for suits and coats, but his sportswear line became popular and top of the line. He received three Coty Awards for womenswear. His business now includes clothing, cosmetics, fragrances and home collections.
. This is one our favorite quotes by Carolina Herrera and we think she is a true inspiration to women in fashion, and more, around the world. Carolina started to be known by regularly appearing on the International Best Dressed List in the 80s. Her trend marks are classy pieces like pencil skirts paired with crisp white cotton shirts. In 2008 she was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Council of Fashion Designers of America.
. When Christian Dior launched his New Look collection in 1947 he radically changed the direction of midcentury fashion, bringing the world a new idea of luxury from postwar Paris. Bustier bodices, bellshaped skirts, rounded shoulders and cinched waists made Diors work different and irreverent. Dior took the world by storm, never producing an unpopular collection during his administration as the head of Dior brand.
. Christian Louboutin was born in France in 1963. He was expelled from school at age 16 and started working for the brilliant shoe designer Charles Jourdan two years later. In the early 1990s, Louboutin launched his own line of womens shoes. He added his legendary red soles in 1993. The Louboutin brand is one of our favorites and his wonderful and unique shoes are all we want.
. Christian Lacroix directs his devotion and talent for fantasy and theatrics to create true design spectacles. Lacroix arrived in the 80s with the opening of his fashion house and immediately set the world on fire with unexpected mixes of colors and patterns. The idea of seeing everybody clad the same is not really my cup of tea. This is one of the best quotes of Lacroix, fighting for unique and irreverent pieces in the world of fashion.
. No quote could be more appropriate from the woman who gave us the little black dress. Born August 19, 1883, in Saumur, France, Coco Chanel is famous for her timeless designs, trademark suits, and little black dresses. Chanel had a brief career as a singer before opening her first clothes shop in 1910. In the 1920s, she launched her first perfume and introduced the Chanel suit and the little black dress.
. The spanish fashion designer Cristobal Balenciaga was born on January 21 in 1895. After studying dressmarking as a child, by age 20, Cristobal started his own brand and became Spanishs leading couturier. In 1937, he moved to Paris due to the Spanish Civil War. Balenciagas designs are famous by its capes, flowing clothes without waistlines, as well as the use of plastic for rainwear. Cristobal died in 1972 in Valencia, Spain.
Diane Von Furstenberg
. One of the worlds most successful fashion designers, Diane von F
Dolce and Gabbana
. Coco Chanel was wrong when she said that men were unable to design for women. Women know too much about women and they transpose their needs onto womens clothes The idea of women power and women shapes is as good to Dolce and Gabbana as it is for us. In 1985, their first collection was shown in Milan and built their themes on screen sirens, Sicilian widows and a rosary of Catholic kitsch. Dolce and Gabbana are arguably the most powerful and influential designers of our time.
. Donatella started to work for her brother Gianni in the late 1970s, serving as his muse and adviser. Then she became the designer for the companys Versus line in the 1980s. After her brother was murdered, in 1997, she became creative director of the Versace Group. Donatella made sure that Versace shops would be on different fashion centers around the world, particularly Milan and New York. Top celebrities like Jennifer Lopez and Madonna have endorsed the companys collection of clothes, accessories, fragrances and home furnishings.
. The 66 years old diva, Donna Karan is one of the most influential fashion designers in the world. Her line of cloths was created for women to where when they are going to a cocktail party straight from work. Sleek and practical basics are mixed with glamorous and feminine pieces. To sum up, Donna Karan has left a lasting impact on the world of clothing, bringing uptown New York chic into the mainstream.
. The top icon of fashion design, Elsa Schiaparelli was born on September 10, 1890, in Italy. After working at a boutique in New York, Schiaparelli moved to Paris, where she began designing her own clothes. Her work and sense of style shaped the look of fashion in the 1920s and 30s, and her clothes were worn by some of the worlds most famous women, including American actress Greta Garbo. Schiaparelli died in Paris on November 13, 1973.
. Known as the prince of Prints, the fashion designer Emilio Pucci got known for his tight shantung Pucci pants and vividly printed silk dresses and blouses. His colorful, informal uniforms for Braniff flight attendants were groundbreaking. Later, Pucci branched into mens fashions, perfume, and ceramics. He also served as a member of the Italian Parliament. His color trends and designs are one of KOKETs most lovable inspirations.
. Gianni Versace launched his first clothing line in Milan, Italy, in 1978. In 1989, Versace debuted his first couture collection. He became known for his glamorous styles, producing a range of siren dresses that became his trademark. Gianni Versace was also known for his marketing genius, turning nameless models into international superstars and regularly recruiting celebrities for his campaigns. Gianni Versace was murdered in 1997. Nevertheless, the house Versace is one of the most know and admired luxury fashion trends until our days.
. Giorgio Armani was born on July 11, in 1934, in Italy. Armani is an iconic and unique fashion designer. His popularity skyrocketed in America in the 1980s with his mens
Hubert de Givenchy
. Hubert de Givenchy was born to an aristocratic family in Beauvais, France, in the 20s. After attending art school, he worked for several important fashion designers in Paris. He opened his own design house in 1952 and was immediately praised for his chic, feminine designs. He is known for his elegant haute couture designs and professional relationships with clients like Audrey Hepburn.
. Fashion designer Issey Miyake used new technology to create innovative textiles with both Eastern and Western influences for his clothing line. Issey Miyake was born on April 22, 1938, in Hiroshima, Japan. In the 1960s, he designed for Givenchy in Paris, after which he designed for Geoffrey Bean in Manhattan. In 1970, Miyake started his own design studio. During the 1970s, he toyed with avantgarde Eastern designs. In the 1980s, he began using technology new East meets West textiles.
Jean Paul Gaultier
. JeanPaul Gaultier is a French fashion designer born on 1952 in ValdeMarne, France. At age 18, he joined the house of Pierre Cardin before moving on to Jacques Esterel and Patou. The appearance of Gaultiers collection was in 1976, but his own design house was only launched on 1982. Jean Paul Gaultiers sensual, irreverent style continually challenges stereotypical femininity, ignoring traditional gender roles by embracing androgyny and the freedom of sexuality. His style is known to challenge standard views of fashion.
. Leanne Lanvin was born in Brittany, France, in 1867. Leanne was known for her modern and youthful looking clothing that gave women freedom of movement. She was specifically recognized for her robe de style, the chemise and Empire dresses, and the Breton suit. She also ventured into designing sportswear and accessories.
. Fashion designer Jimmy Choo was born in Penang, Malaysia in 1961. He used the craftsmanship he learned from his father, also a cobbler, to create some of the most coveted shoes in the world. Choo opened his first shop in Hackney in 1986 in an old hospital building. Within two years of opening his shop, Choos shoes were featured in an eightpage spread in Vogue magazine. Soon, Choo became the darling of the celebrity world, in particular Princess Diana, who donned Choos footwear seemingly everywhere she went. Jimmy Choo rose to fame for the quality and style of his handmade womens shoes.
. One of the most acclaimed fashion designers in the world, Karl Lagerfeld was born in Hamburg, Germany. As a teenager, Lagerfeld worked at Balmain for four years before moving to Jean Patou where he became artistic director at 21. His prolific portfolio now encompasses Chanel and Fendi along with his own house. Known for his bold designs and constant reinvention, hes been hailed Vogue magazine as the unparalleled interpreter of the mood of the moment. King Karl, the oneman multinational fashion phenomenon.
. Being way more than a famous shoe designer, Manolo Blahnik is the man who can singlehandedly make a woman feel instantly sexy with his ultra sophisticated, wildly fun high heel shoes. Becoming a household name through shows like Sex and the City and his never ending list of celebrity endorsements, Manolo Blahnik has become one of the most influential shoe designers of our time. Unfortunately it is known in fashion circles that when Blahnik dies there will be no more Manolos. There is no prot
. Being a New Yorker born on April 9, 1963, Marc Jacobs suffered a lot with the dead of his father at the age of 7. He would eventually move in with his grandmother and that made all the difference. Marc entered the Parsons School of Design and later position at Perry Ellis. Jacobs launched his own collection in 1986, started his own label and continued to impress the fashion world.
. London designer Mary Quant was not only an iconic fashion design but also the imortal creator of the miniskirt. Mary had an artschool background and had been designing and manufacturing her own clothes since second half of the twentieth century. She was convinced that fashion needed to be affordable to be accessible to the young, she opened her own retail boutique, Bazaar, on the Kings Road in 1955, introducing the mod era and the Chelsea look.
. One of our favorite italian fashion designers, Miuccia Prada was once a member of the Italian Communist Party and a mime student. She was an unlikely entrepreneur when she took over her familys luggage business in 1978. She first dazzled the fashion world in 1985 with a series of black nylon handbags and backpacks. Prada is now a billiondollar company. Beginning with Pradas first readytowear collection in 1989, she established a techno minimalism based on pareddown design, innovative fabrics, and computerenhanced patterns that have become influentially iconic.
. In 1995, Rodriguez became design director of TSE, where he presented the first readytowear collections for men and women. In 1996, Carolyn Bessette asked Rodriguez to create the gown she wore to marry John F. Kennedy Jr, putting the designer firmly on the fashion radar. Rodriguez was soon appointed design director of Cerruti in Paris. After that a consequence, Loewe appointed Rodriguez as design director of the womens ready to wear collection. Rodriguez held the position until 2001.
Oscar de la Renta
. Coming from a mid class family from Dominican Republic, Oscar de La Renta moved to Madrid at the early age of 19 wishing to be a painter. In order to make extra money he started doing some work as a fashion designer. In 1965, De la Renta took over Arden, the company he was working for at the time and this open the door to start his own brand. The unique tone of red on his dresses became to be known as De la Renta red.
. Ottavio Missoni started their own fashion design company with his wife Rosita. First they started with stripes, the easiest design which could be made with the ch. They use up to twenty different fabrics, including wool, cotton, linen, rayon and silk and some 40 different colours for each of their collections. Their clothes range from sweaters to skirts, dresses and jackets. Ottavio Missoni has also diversified from clothes to tapestries and carpets. Ottavio died last year leaving Rosita being the head of the business.
. In 1966 Paco Rabanne opened his own outlet at the age of 32, where he earned international repute for his metallinked plasticdisc dresses, sun goggles and jewelry made of plastic in primary colors. Paco Rabannes dresses made of small plastic tiles linked together by chains, stole the show in Paris. His first collection, titled 12 Unwearable Dresses in Contemporary Materials, sums up his philosophy that the only new frontier left in fashion is the finding of new materials. Throughout his career, Rabanne experimented with everything from plastic and aluminum to fiberglass and paper to create futuristic, eccentric, yet highly influential garments.
. Considered by many one of the greatest tailors of the century, Pierre Balmain was born in Saint Jean de Maurienne, France in 1914. After studying at the school of Architecture, in Paris he founded in 1945 the Maison Balmain as a couture house, with a lucrative sideline in fragrances. In that year he showed long, bellshaped skirts with small waists; a line that became popular in 1947 as part of Diors New Look.
. After working for Dior, Schiaparelli and Paquin, Pierre Cardin opened his fashion house in 1947. Initially designing costumes for stage productions, he launched his first womens couture collection in 1953 and womens readytowear in 1959. Cardins company grew into an empire starting in the 1960s when he began licensing his name to a wide array of products outside of clothing.
. Son of Russian working class immigrants, Ralph Lauren has transformed himself into the sophisticated billionaire. His classic and preppy designs all draw upon an image of old world wealth and luxury, and he pioneered the concept of clothes as part of a lifestyle environment. Lauren worked in retail before developing a line of neckties. The brand he established, Polo, is now one part of an empire that includes fragrances, home furnishings and luxury clothing. Today, his five billion dollar business includes several clothing lines as well as perfumes, houseware, furniture and paint.
. Ralph Rucci was born in 1957 in Philadelphia. He studied Philosophy and Literature at Temple University. Ralph Rucci launched the Chado Ralph Rucci line in 1994. His attention to detail, extreme perfectionism, and the dutiful mastery of his art has won numerous awards and placement in permanent museum collections.
. Rei Kawakubo went to university and studied art and literature, like a lot of bright girls do. But then she taught herself how to design, set up shop, and soon started to change the fashion world. In 1973, she created her own company, Comme des Gar
. A former world number one tennis player, Rene Lacoste won 10 major titles over the course of his sevenyear career. In later years, he started a line of sportswear that bore his name and whose iconic crocodile symbol became a sign of status. He died in St. JeanLuz, France, on October 12, 1996.
. Here at KOKET we are as in love with women as Cavalli. This italian designer Roberto Cavalli presented his first collection in 1970 and came to be known for his lavishly printed and colored leatherwear and denim. In 1999, he introduced menswear and eyewear and followed with Cavalli Jeans (later renamed to Just Cavalli) in 2000.
. Salvatore Ferragamo was a 20th century Italian footwear designer, providing Hollywoods glitterati and many others with unique handmade designs and spawning an emporium of luxury consumer goods for men and women, with stores in some of the most important cities of the world.
. Sonia Rykiel is a fashion designer who was born in Neuilly, Paris on 1930. She created her debut maternity outfits and Poor Boy Sweater, that was shown on the cover of ELLE magazine. Due to this, Sonia was crowned as the
. Stella McCartney went fresh from graduation at Central Saint Martins to chief designer at Chlo
. Thierry Mugler was born in Strasbourg, France. At the age of 20, Manfred Thierry Mugler is in search of a more creative outlet and decides to try his luck in Paris in the dance world. In 1973 he debuted his first collection, Cafe de Paris, and founded his own label for women two years later, and in 1978 he launched a collection for men.
. Thomas Burberry was born in 1835 in Brockham Green, Surrey. Burberry opened his own small clothing outfitters in Basingstoke in 1857. At that time Basingstoke was a small country town. Nowadays, the Burberry Group is a leading global fashion brand which now sells womenswear, menswear, nonapparel and childrens wear. It is famous for its iconic trademarked check design and British heritage branding.
. Tom Ford studied design at the before he worked for Perry Ellis andCathy Hardwick. Tom was hired in 1990 to oversee Guccis womens wear collections, and had a breakthrough four years later when he was appointed creative director. The Gucci makeover masterminded by Ford was the biggest fashion success story of the late 90s. His sultry rockstar velvet hipslung trousers, leather stilettos, and Halstonesque dresses were blockbusters. After Guccis buyout of Yves Saint Laurent in 1999, Ford also became creative director of YSL Rive Gauche. In 2005, Ford launched the Tom Ford brand.
. Known as the champion of starspangled glamour, Tommy Hilfiegers favorite trends go from red, white and blue. Since introducing his first collection in 1985, no designer has become more closely associated with Ivy League prep than Tommy Hilfiger. After building his company on the modernization of allAmerican mens wear, and winning the CFDA Menswear Designer of the Year award in 1995, Hilfiger introduced womens wear in 1996 and sold the company for $1.6 billion ten years later.
. Valentino started his brilliant and admirable carrear in the world of fashion on 1950 when he moved to Paris to study desing. His classically elegant and feminine designs made women look utterly glamorous. The Italian maestro worked at houses Dessus and Laroche before going back to Rome to set up his business in 1959. By the mid1960s, Valentino was a favorite designer of the worlds bestdressed women, including Jacqueline Kennedy. Among his signatures is a particular fabric shade, known as Valentino red.
. Known for balancing modern designs with traditional elegance, Vera Wang is arguably the most prominent designer of bridal wear in America. Wang introduced her first bridal collection in 1990 after fifteen years editing at Vogue and a two designing for Ralph Lauren. After spending more than a decade dressing countless stars for weddings and red carpets in her ultraelegant, custommade gowns (even publishing a book in 2001, Vera Wang on Weddings), it was a natural progression for Wang to introduce readytowear in 2004.
. Vivienne Westwood, the godmother of punk, is considered one of the most unconventional and outspoken fashion designers in the world. Westwoods fashions woke to fame in the late 1970s when her early designs helped shape the look of the punk rock movement. The highly influential shop changed its name and d
. Yamamoto was born in Yokohama, Japan on October 3, 1943. He studied law at Keio University and graduated in 1966 with a law degree. He continued his studies on fashion design at the famous Bunkafukuso Gakuin, a fashion institute in Tokyo. Yamamoto blends the exotic and powerful designs of traditional Japanese dress with Western daywear, and achieves a unique, abstract style. He is an uncompromising, nontraditional designer. Yamamoto drapes and wraps the body in unstructured, loose, voluminous garments, similar in style and philosophy to those of Rei Kawakubo. Many of his clothes have additional flaps, pockets and straps.
Yves Saint Laurent
. Yves Saint Laurent started his brand in 1962 after working at the house of Dior, where he was famously appointed head designer at young age 21. Many of fashions most iconic creations can be attributed to YSL, including the womens tuxedo jacket, the highfashion peacoat, and the shirt dress. In addition to iconic clothing, he was also among the first designers to feature nonwhite models. Yves stayed at the brand until his retirement in 2002. He died in June 2008.
. Match : India Vs AustraliaVenue : Green Park, Kanpur : Year 1998This time in the 4th ODI of the Triangular series in 1998, Sachin hammered his way to his 13th ODI century maintaining his command over the Aussies. India won the match by 6 wickets.
Birth place of Lord Krishna
. The Janmashtami celebration of Mathura and Vrindavan is special, since Sri Krishna had spent most of his life here. On this day temples and homes are wonderfully decorated and illuminated. Night long prayers are offered and religious mantras are sung
Best Places to Celebrate Xmas
Key West Florida
. You cant get any more laid back than Key West. Warm temperatures, beautiful beaches, and a crowd of people who know how to have fun makes Key West a good choice to spend Christmas.
Benefits of Basil
Basil boosts the immune system
. Basil's not just an herb to sprinkle on spaghetti. No, indeed, basis has important antibacterial properties. When applied to the skin or surfaces, basil fights back against bacteria and so much more.
The Cossack Drag or Death Drag
. Horse riding stunts have been performed in many films, as well as in equestrian events such as Equitana and the official opening of the Australian Equine and Livestock Events Centre.Horse riding stunts were also performed on the musical theatre produ
Baby Care Tips
. It s often hard to decipher exactly what baby wants in the first murky weeks. You ll learn, of course, by trial and error.
Science Experiments Ideas
. Connect a torch bulb with a battery by means of a pair of scissors and a pencil. The bulb lights up.From the long tongue of the battery, the negative pole,the current flows through the metal of the scissors to the lamp. It makes it glow, and flows th
President Of India
. Period-13-May-1967 to 3-May-1969 Political party-Independent Born On: February 8, 1897 Born In: Kaimganj, Farrukhabad, Uttar Pradesh Died On: May 3, 1969 Career: Teacher and President of India Nationality: Indian Dr Zakir Hussain is best known f
Rules to play Darts
. Teams made up of a equal number of males and females. In each game a female and male throw together.
What to Eat in Assam
. Rice is also the primary ingredient for the many rice beers and liquors made in Assam by different ethnic communities zou (Bodo), aapong (Mishing), hor (Karbi), photika (Kachari), etc.
Candle short black
. Definition This candlestick implies normal selling pressure and shows that prices declined during the day from open to close and the sellers were in control. Recognition Criteria 1. The body of the candlestick is black with normal length. Candlestick
Benefits of Kale
. Youll want to include kale as one of the cruciferous vegetables you eat on a regular basis if you want to receive the fantastic health benefits provided by the cruciferous vegetable family. At a minimum, include cruciferous vegetables as part of your
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Fastest Roller Coaster
. At a top speed of 150mph the recently constructed Formula Rossa is the worlds fastest roller coaster. It is located at Ferrari World in Abu Dubai, United Arab Emirates and reaches its top speed in less than 5 seconds using a hydraulic launch system.
Christmas SMS 61
. May ur neighbours respect you, Trouble neglect u, The angels protect u and Heaven accept u Happy Christmas and Happy Holiday
Prime Minister Of India
. Period- November 10, 1990 to June 21, 1991 Political party - Samajwadi JanataParty Shri Chandra Shekhar was born on July 1, 1927, in a farmer's family in village Ibrahimpatti in District Ballia, Uttar Pradesh. He was President of the Janata Party fr
How to Do Computer Yoga
Move your shoulders so that all tensions resolve
. Find the way that works best for you. Move forward, and then move another way round. Move with your elbows and think Om, Om, Om... And another way round. Think Om.
Eye care tips for Computer users
Follow A Balanced Diet
. Did you know that, even today, many Indian households eat fish at least once a day? It becomes a ritual in their daily life. Fish is extremely good for the eyesight and provides us with the best nutrition. It is totally not vague when people indulge
. Exercise provides the double benefit of helping your back heal more quickly and helping prevent a recurrence of the back pain. A focused exercise program is a critical part of almost any back pain treatment, and should include a combination of stretc
Benefits of Papayas
Papaya Juice for Better Skin
. The high vitamin C content in particular in papaya juice can help enhance collagen production for maintaining your skins firmness. Collagen is an important connective protein that keeps skin looking and feeling firm and youthful. When its damaged too
Precaution while using Contact Lenses
Blink your eyes frequently while under a hair drier
. Blink your eyes frequently while under a hair drier or blower to keep your eyes from getting too dry. Contact lenses are small, thin discs made of a transparent material. The outer surfaces are customshaped to correct or improve vision and the inner
Benefits of Dill Seeds
Stored inside the refrigerator
. The herb should also be used immediately as it could easily lose its nutrients and flavors when kept for a long period of time.
Movie Oddities That Make No Sense
The Usual Suspects
. We re not about to ridicule one of the greatest movies ever made with one of the best endings in film history. Nevertheless, we can t help but notice that Keyser Soze wasn t all that bright after all. Think about it: the man spent hours and hours in
Things You Didnt Know About Steve Jobs
Largest single stakeholder in Disney
. He was the largest individual shareholder in Disney with 7% stake in the company after Pixar was bought out. He also held a spot on the Board of Directors. The next largest shareholder is its former CEO Michael Eisner coming in at 1.7%.
Benefits of Quince
. Beyond the general functioning of the digestive tract that dietary fiber facilitates, it can also help to prevent certain gastrointestinal conditions like Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), various cancers, or diverticulitis. The catechin and epicatec
Benefits of Cashew
. The kernel is considered to be of high nutritive quality and growing conditions or the variety of cashew may have an influence on kernel composition (Ohler, 1979). The overall composition of the kernel is protein 21%, fat 46% and carbohydrates 25%.
Humpback Whale Kenai Fjords
. For an animal that can weigh more than two dozen tons, humpback whales sure can catch some air.As the above image shows, humpback whales often take flight in Alaska s Kenai Fjords National Park, at the edge of the North Pacific Ocean. The whales eno
Wildlife Sanctuaries and National Parks of India
Bhimbandh Wildlife Sanctuary
. The Bhimbandh Wildlife Sanctuary is located in the state of Bihar and was established in 1976. The place derives its name from a dam said to be constructed by Bhima in Mahabharatha and is spread across and area of 681.99 sq kilometers. Leopard, Tiger
Forever Young Naturally Exercise
Hand and Foot Mobility Wrist mobilizer
. Place your palms together in front of your chest, thumbs touching your sternum. Bring them down until you feel a stretch behind the wrist and can no longer keep the palms pressed together. Work to keep the finger pairs lengthening upward and the palm
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Temple of the Blue Moon
. This charming treetop cottage is just one of the many treehouse lodgings available at Pete Nelsons Treehouse Point in Issaquah, Wash. Nelson, a world-renowned treehouse builder and author, created this sustainable destination as a beautiful, educatio
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. For a low maintenance approach to exterior holiday lighting, consider timer activation. One of the most popular products available is a plug in on off module which can handle up to 1500 watts. Although there are many styles available, most options si
Benefits of Dates
. Every 42.6gram serving of pitted dates an amount equivalent to five or six dates provides 5.8 percent of the RDA of magnesium for adult women and 4.5 percent of the RDA of magnesium for men.Dates are an excellent source of iron, contains 0.90 mg/10
Benefits of Fennel Seeds
Source of dietary fiber
. Fennel seeds too are rich source of dietary fiber. 100 g seeds provide 39.8 g of fiber. Much of this roughage is metabolically inert insoluble fiber, which helps increase bulk of the food by absorbing water throughout the digestive system and easing
What to Eat in Meghalaya
. Thalipeeth is a type of savoury multigrain pancake popular in Western India. It is a special Maharashtrian dish. The dough is prepared from a special flour made from roasted Chana daal, Urad daal, coriander seeds, cumin seeds, wheat, and rice. Onion,
Easy and Homemade Christmas Ornaments
French Macaron Ornament
. Give your tree a French twist by adding these colorful sweets! These faux macaron ornaments can be made using either polymer clay or fondant.
Benefits of Artichoke
. The artichoke is a member of the daisy family. It is a perennial herb, widely cultivated in the Mediterranean regions and adjoining parts of central Europe. This well known plant grows to a height of approximately 2 meters. It has a strong, erect ste
Precautions while using Bleaching
Oil based bleach cream bleach
. Dry skin oil based bleach is best as it comes in the form of crystals and keeps the moisture balance of your skin.
Benefits of Celery
. Some health problems are related to a phenomenon called crossreactivity in which a person with environmental allergies also develops allergies to certain foods. In most of these cases, a small area on the surface of a food protein is exactly like a s
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The 100 percent Perfect Problem
. a. If you continue to work on an ad, brochure, mailer long enough, eventually you will get it perfect. This is false. b. The reality is that no communications project is ever more than 90 percent perfect Theres always something that could be revised
. In addition to healthy and nutritious foods, certain extra nutrients can further boost the health and growth of eyebrows. Castor oil is one of the oldest remedies to boost the growth of eyebrows. Heres how to use castor oil for maximal benefits Apply
Wildlife Sanctuaries and National Parks of India
Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary
. The Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary is located in Karnataka and is known as a famous tiger reserves in India. The reserve forests are spread across 866.41 sq kilometers and are the second largest wildlife sanctuary in Karnataka. Tigers, Leopards, Elephant
Tips to get ready for Long Drive
Gather things you need for the car trip
. such as iPod, portable gaming system (Nintendo DS, PSP, etc.), books, magazines, portable DVD player, DVDs, yarn for knitting or crocheting, camera, video camera, diary, journal, paper, pens and pencils, markers and crayons, headphones, cards, snacks
Myth about Acne
A diet high in greasy or fatty foods causes acne
. There is no conclusive link between greasy foods and acne. But it is still a good idea to limit your intake of these types of foods to reduce the risk of heart disease and other similar conditions.
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. From its iconic Opera House to its famous beaches, Sydney knows how to perfectly combine the natural and the urban and leaves no doubt about its place among the greatest cities on Earth.
. It is important that you follow proper technique when performing jumping jacks. Be sure your feet and hands are straight, but dont over extend your legs or arms. If you have trouble clapping your hands above your head, only go as high as you feel com
Science Experiments Ideas
. Place a flat baking tray on a dry glass, rub a blown up balloon vigorously on a woollen pullover and place it on the tray. If you put your finger near the edge of the tray, a spark jumps across.A voltage equalisation occurs between the metal and the
Rules to play Dominoes
Decide the order of play
. There are a few ways to do this; choose whatever method you and your partner can both agree on. The most common methods are as follows Each player picks one extra tile from the bone yard. The player who draws the tile with the highest total value goe
Use appliances and electronics responsibly
. Appliances and electronics account for about 20% of household energy bills in a typical U.S. home. The following are tips that will reduce the required energy of electronics and appliances Refrigerators and freezers should not be located near the sto
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. Wreaths need not be typical pieces of decors for Christmas alone. These lovely decorations can be used even during the Valentine season to set the mood for the day. This picture here presents to you an idea of how you can prepare a special wreath for
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. I woke up to hear knocking on glass. At first, I though it was the window until I heard it come from the mirror again.
Precaution while using LPG
Safety when you smell gas
. If you smell gas in the street or on your property before or including the meter, you should call your natural gas distribution company to locate and repair the leak. If however, you believe the leak to be after the meter on a section of pipe work co