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What about the ‘Vintage’ in Wine?

What’s the vintage got do with the quality and taste of wine? https://youtu.be/dc-HJ-qH8Es While the wine’s vintage represents the year in which the grapes that were used to craft that wine were grown and harvested, understanding...

Already There?

When you think about being somewhere whether it is through your state of mind or physical state of being, what does it actually mean to be there? Where is 'there' and what does being 'there'...

Empire-Line- Unlined by Liz Ogumbo

She’s light, vibrant and easy like Sunday mornings and some Saturdays too. She is recognised and appreciated for her  empire-line; a high-waisted dress that became very popular during the 19th century is a style...

Puffylicious

The idea the oversized-puff sleeves in the renaissance period was taken to the full extreme over a period of a few years in the Edwardian era from about 1890 to 1899 and then it...

Elektra

Electric Blues & Tiers In My Musicsphere The relationship between fashion and music is inevitable. However, the bigger challenge comes when it is time to highlight both artistic disciplines that are mutually dependent yet in...

Wine ‘Region’ & ‘Reason’

On my previous wine blog, I share my tips on how I discover rare gems for good value when I blindly travel around the world of wine, highlighting the wine region as a major...

Getting Better Wine For Better Value?

If it was an option, I am certain that many wine lovers would rather travel out into the winelands as often as they could in quest to discover great wines for their daily consumption,...

Short On Shorts?

The 1950s decade was the first that embraced women wearing shorts for more than just beach wear or for pinup girls. Women’s 1950s shorts came in several lengths and styles to fit a variety of...

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