On November 11th, that white elephant 650 Fifth Avenue that used to be the Juicy Couture flagship store (pictured at right) will finally get a decidedly less glitzy occupant as Lands End moves in for for an extended stay through the end of January. While the longtime mail order favorite has a small of retail stores as well as a diminishing count of in store shops in parent company Sears stores, it has never had a flagship sized store on this scale in a market like York. Don look for the brand to go all haute luxe right away, but an updated fashion image is in the offering.
University of Chester to host taiko drumming performanceThe Didengumi Taiko drummers will perform at the university’s Riverside Campus on May 1806:30, 2 MAY 2016The Didengumi Taiko drummers will perform at the University of Chester’s Riverside Campus A spectacular drumming performance will celebrate the 15 year relationship between the University of Chester and Nihon Kogakuin (Katayanagi Institute) in Tokyo on Wednesday, May 18 at 7pm.The Didengumi Taiko drummers will perform at the university’s Riverside Campus to mark the presentation to the university of a ‘Mother Drum’ (chu daiko,) which stands at an impressive two metres tall, as a mark of the partnership between the two institutions.The drum has made the 6,000 mile journey from Japan to Chester many times. Now it will finally reside in Chester where it will be housed in the university in a special designed glass unit that allows the drum to ‘breathe’, so it can be seen by the public and used in future projects.RELATED STORY: University of Chester placed 94th in the countryTaiko is an ancient Japanese form of percussion using large drums. The drums range in size from roughly a snare drum (“shime”), to drums as large as a car (the “o daiko”).
Don worry, we are not asking you to get your inner Pretty Woman on. Surprisingly, the thigh high boot has moved up in the world and has become the statement boot for the past couple of seasons. It was making its way to the high street last autumn/winter with it becoming a firm favourite during the summer months especially amongst the Irish bloggers out there.
It seems appropriate to defer to an expert here. There is little disparity between wings the best aren’t all that much better than the worst. And we happen to prefer Hooters’ plump cuts, which are dusted with flour and deep fried, soaked with a sharp sauce, nothing more.
The process of laminating business cards in the silk format is typically offered by some of the business card printing shops, but there are a few pros to it like it will be very sturdy and it will give the business card a sleek and sophisticated look. However, in every product there are certain cons like changing the color of the cards. But if it will be matched to your design and color choices, you can just embrace the change.