UPcycle: Indian Textile Arts

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Indian Textile adorns cotton and silk with beading. The Indian Textile industry produces billions of fabric sold worldwide. As a result, it is the second highest employer in India and the second largest producer of fiber in the world. Weaving and spinning go back 4000 years in India. It is even referenced in their ancient…

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UPtitude: Follow Your Bliss

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“If you do follow your bliss, you put yourself on a kind of track that has been there all the while waiting for you, and the life you ought to be living is the one you are living.” — Joseph Campbell The path to true abundance is as easy as doing what you love. The…

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Oscars 2018 Spotlights Vintage Fashion

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Major Actresses Go Vintage At Oscars 2018 It’s now been over a month since the 90th Academy Awards, yet for film and fashion lovers alike, these events tend to spark several months’ worth of conversation. We debate which films and individuals should have won, analyze which celebrities wore the best outfits and occasionally make note of fun…

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UPcycle: Repurpose Brooches

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Find new uses for old brooches. If your brooches are missing stones or have broken fasteners, repurpose them into art! Brooches were designed to perform a simple function –to hold things together. Over the years, however, practicality evolved into glamour. Vanity ruled! Because of their versatility, women used them casually on a sweater or formally…

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UPtitude: Awaken The Inner Goddess

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“Beauty is not in the face; Beauty is a light in the heart.” – Kahlil Gibran The greatest source of empowerment lies deep within.   It is called the Divine Feminine Essence or The Inner Goddess. For us, it signifies the glorious awakening of the fire that burns within us the source of all creative…

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80s Fashion: Girls Just Want To Have Fun

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80s Fashion, Lingerie And Cyndi Lauper For 80s girls, Cyndi Lauper was a pop culture legend. Attracted to her quirky flamboyance, teens identified with her edgy style. Most amazing was how she powered a big look with her tiny petite frame. No longer was fashion just for the tall and glamorous.  With orange spiky hair…

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UPtitude: Trust Your Imagination

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“Everything you can imagine is real.” – Pablo Picasso The Girl In A Mirror Imagination is the power of the mind to be creative and resourceful. Our imagination allows us to solve problems and conceptualize solutions. Let’s imagine our future. What will our planet be like tomorrow? What can we do to get to where…

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60s Fashion: The Waistline Revolution

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  Cool, psychedelic, hip or groovy baby, the 60s rebelled against the establishment very much like the flapper generation did. And, 60s fashion showed it in the waistline. The yearning for freedom rang as style anthem for both 20s and 60s fashion. The 60s desired to explore, experience and adventure. The flapper simply wanted to…

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The Timeless Style Of ART DECO Fashion

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“You can’t repeat the past? … Why of course you can.” F Scott Fitzgerald The GREAT GATSBY ART DECO fashion enchants us even today. The rebellious 20s generation inspired a century of art and fashion that still gets our attention.  Here are the three most cherished things about ART DECO fashion. 1/quality fabrics First of…

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The Thing About Crystal

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Crystal jewelry is romance. My mother wore a crystal necklace to her wedding in 1951. So it is forever imprinted on my mind as a symbol of eternal love. What is the magic of crystal? Most important to its magic is knowing its production. In the 1950s a hazing process was applied to the beads…

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