Lynda C. Corpuz

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Free admission to National Museum for whole month of October

Photo from the National Museum Facebook account<p>Admission to the National Museum in Ermita, Manila and its branches nationwide is free to the public …

Philippines

Museum prepares to send heart of Queen Marie, Romania's last queen to castle where she died

BUCHAREST, Romania – A museum in Bucharest is preparing to send the preserved heart of the last queen of Romania to its final resting place — the castle where she died.<p>Deputy curator of the National History Museum, Cornel Constantin Ilie, told the AP Friday the museum would transfer the heart of …

Royal Family

Is H&M's High-End Spinoff & Other Stories Finally Coming to LA?

LA got lucky when it nabbed America's very first COS store before NYC, but the same isn't true for H&M's <i>other</i> stylish spinoff. Now on its third Big Apple outpost, the Swedish fast fashion chain is finally (!!!) bringing its much-hyped upscale sister label & Other Stories to the West Coast, a …

Why you should always dress up on a plane

These days, dressing up for a flight doesn't automatically mean you'll get an upgrade — too many loyalty programs, the frequency of overbooking — but that's no excuse for dressing like a college kid late for their Monday-morning class.<p>I get it, flights are long, seats are uncomfortable. You want to …

Airlines

Five Incredibly Chic Women on the Ultimate Date Night Outfit

Ah, the "what to wear on date night" struggle. Whether you've been married for 10 years or just started seeing someone new, odds are you know it …

Clothing

Rise of ‘athleisure’ threatens to put jeans out of fashion

As twentysomethings ditch denim for comfy sportswear, the big brands are launching a fightback against the likes of Sweaty Betty and Kanye West’s Yeezy<p>Do you remember buying your first pair of jeans? For many of us, it was an adolescent rite of passage. I sat in a hot bath to mould mine to my …

Clothing

From Christian to Raf: The Ever-Evolving Model as Muse at Dior

With each new creative director at the reins, the house of Dior evolves. Besides the changes in hemlines and silhouettes, one of the most visible ways a designer puts his stamp on the brand is by the models he chooses to wear his designs. Given the varied talents who have helmed the luxury giant …

Christian Dior

India's Most Stunning Textiles Are on View at the V&A

Advertisement<p>This week, the Victoria and Albert Museum opens its new stunning exhibition, “The Fabric of India.” A powerhouse institution for all things decorative, the V&A has a world-class collection of Indian textiles, making this show of roughly 200 objects a must-see.<p>The exhibition, organized …

India

Pretty Lacy Things

Journelle, a designer lingerie boutique in New York, has been the go-to for modern women looking for chic little lacy things since they first opened their doors in 2007. Much to the delight of the store’s devout followers, the brand has now launched their own line, featuring interesting and …

Lingerie

What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast

• <b>Author:</b> Laura Vanderkam<p>Mornings are a madcap time for many of us. We wake up in a haze—often after hitting snooze a few times. Then we rush around to get ready and out the door so we can officially start the day. Before we know it, hours have slipped by without us accomplishing anything beyond …

The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth

• <b>Author:</b> John C. Maxwell<p>Are there tried and true principles that are always certain to help a person grow? John Maxwell says the answer is yes. He has been passionate about personal development for over fifty years, and for the first time, he teaches everything he has gleaned about what it takes to …

Blue Ocean Strategy, Expanded Edition

• <b>Author:</b> W. Chan Kim & Renée A. Mauborgne<p><b>The global phenomenon that has sold 3.6 million copies, is published in a record-breaking 44 languages and is a bestseller across five continents—now updated and expanded with new content</b><p>In this perennial bestseller, embraced by organizations and industries …

The Bankers' New Clothes

• <b>Author:</b> Anat Admati & Martin Hellwig<p>The past few years have shown that risks in banking can impose significant costs on the economy. Many claim, however, that a safer banking system would require sacrificing lending and economic growth. <i>The Bankers’ New Clothes</i> examines this claim and the narratives …

How Successful People Think

• <b>Author:</b> John C. Maxwell<p>Gather successful people from all walks of life-what would they have in common? The way they think! Now you can think as they do and revolutionize your work and life!<p>A Wall Street Journal bestseller, HOW SUCCESSFUL PEOPLE THINKis the perfect, compact read for today's …

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9 Funny School Quotes - Minion Quotes

9 Funny School Quotes- The new school year approaches, and we’re all preparing to go back to the daily annoying routine of going to school every day. …

Education

27 Totally Hilarious Family Photos

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Family

Ellen DeGeneres is leading a fundamental change in the way we buy clothing

Ellen DeGeneres's clothing line, ED, is notable — and not just because it's another fashion line by a celebrity.<p>The line offers clothing with gender neutral lines for women, highlighting the notion that being a girl is not analogous with dressing girly.<p>DeGeneres's collaboration with GapKids, …

Gender

New York Fashion Week Goes Glam: Pictures

Fashion Shows

What Your Lipstick Tip Shape Says About You

If your lipstick is rounded and smooth, you love taking care of friends.<p>If your lipstick is rounded and smooth, you love taking care of friends.

Stock Market Investing for Beginners: Essentials to Start Investing Successfully

• <b>Author:</b> Tycho Press<p>Learn how to invest your money the smart way.<p>All forms of investment share a common purpose: to provide for a better future. Stock market investing is one of the best tools you can use to build a more secure financial foundation for you and your family. However, for those of us …

21 Signs That Prove Booksellers Are The Absolute Best

Books on books on books.<p>H/T mysharona1987

Transit

Don't Be a Book Snob

I was at a book signing for a new author. As is probably the case with many debut novels, the event didn't draw a huge crowd. There was a decent turnout, but the room wasn't packed. I was therefore able to strike up a conversation with said novelist and another seasoned writer who has several books …

Authors

A Definitive Ranking Of Disney Sidekicks

Inspired by the fact that Olaf was such an excellent character in "Frozen," we got to thinking about the magic of Disney sidekicks. Following a common trope of being slightly flawed but fiercely loyal, they all contribute to the overarching message of friendship in their own unique way. So, with …

Walt Disney Company

23 Creative Bookmarks To Make Sure You Pick Up Where You Left Off

A folded corner. A spare receipt. An optimistic belief that we can totally remember the page number. We all have our ways of marking our place in a book before closing it for the time being -- but far too often that method is unreliable or unattractive. Remember, all those dog-eared page corners …

Adorable

7 Jackets Every Fashionable Woman Should Own

Shop seven basic styles—from the trench to the boucle to le smoking—that are as timeless as they are chic.<p>Consider it the punctuation in personal style or the perfect end to many sartorial stories. The right jacket solves nearly all wardrobe conundrums and more often than not makes a look. Shop …

Burberry Profit Tops Estimates as Beauty Unit Forges Solo Path

<b>LONDON, United Kingdom —</b> Burberry Group Plc, the U.K.’s largest luxury-goods maker, reported full-year profit that topped analysts’ estimates as it …

#theLIST: Great Finds: Summer Sandals Edition

Shop 10 flats that are just begging to be worn all summer longand leave fiscal room for the perfect little white dress, too.<p>Shop 10 flats that are just begging to be worn all summer long—and leave fiscal room for the perfect little white dress, too.