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No White After Labor Day

Fashion has long dictated that no one should wear white after Labor Day. The tradition started in the Gilded Age and many modernists of mode deem that the ban was instituted to separate the elite from the hoi polloi or lower classes, however the real reason was probably that at the end of summer people […]

555 Chanel

In Thailand five is called ‘ha’, so 555 is used for ha-ha-ha on SMS messages and Chanel # 5 is short two 5s for their recent Brad Pitt promotion for men’s Chanel # 5. I have bought Chanel # 5 for my mother, sisters, girlfriends, and wife over forty years. The history of the fragrance […]