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Dressing and accessorizing for professional women at work
The modern working girl and woman spend a large portion of the day at their workplace. When it comes to dressing and accessorizing, it is indeed the desire of every working woman to look professionally dressed but also maintain a unique sense of style at the same time. What could be better if you can wear outfits and accessories that showcase your personal style, make you look feminine and graceful, and add flair to your overall appearance – all without compromising on the ‘professional’ look?
Today, there are a lot of accessorizing options available to add some panache to work outfits while still being appropriate for the office environment. Even if you work in a conservative office environment, you still have easy choices to consider.
Valentine’s Day is, without a doubt, one of the most romantic times of the year
After all, this is the day when you can show the special man in your life how much he means to you, and nothing does that better than a truly luxurious gift.
If you’re looking for an exceptional present for your guy – one that will make him think of you throughout the year and always treasure – you’ve come to the right place. From cozy alpaca sweaters to Cuban cigars to men’s white gold wedding bands, you’re sure to find the right gift for your guy – something that will make this Valentine’s Day one to remember.
Some of the hottest contemporary accessories for men are jewelry. If you’re looking for something truly memorable for your guy this Valentine’s Day, consider any of the beautifully designed men’s white gold wedding bands.
Diamonds Are Beautiful, Radiant and Pricey
They can be used for a variety of purposes. They can work as accessories for clothing and other assets. They can even be used to stabilize an economy or provide financial security for those who invest wisely in its value. As assets, diamonds can be used to boost one’s financial standing especially since precious metals like this have a reputation for increasing in value as time progresses.
Diamond rings are traditionally associated with weddings. It is not unusual to see a bride or bride to be smiling happily while displaying her ring. Engagement rings typically have a diamond stone fitted in a clasp designed for this purpose. But these rings are also used to mark other occasions and achievements such as graduation (school ring), anniversary or friendship. Diamonds are especially appealing when they are used to accentuate a ring made with white gold.
South African fashion showcase in London featured designers from diverse backgrounds
Sport and Recreation South Africa (SRSA) in partnership with Department: Arts & Culture recently launched South African fashion showcase during the London 2012 Summer Olympics.
The Queen Elizabeth Hall on London‟s South Bank opened its doors on 4 August 2012 to showcase the work of 9 South African designers. The showcase, part of a concept known as Ekhaya has been developed to inspire the world to visit South Africa and experience the culture of Ubuntu.
The narrative based showcase featured designers from diverse backgrounds: story telling expressed through the medium of fashion. SRSA have over recent months carefully selected designers from across South Africa, promoting social solidarity and common citizenship.
Designers showcased in true rainbow nation style: collections will feature traditional, ethnic, bridal, avant garde, classic and contemporary fashion using a plethora of fabrics and techniques.
Diamonds epitomize the eternal characteristics of what a marriage should be -- blissful and forever
So no wedding is complete without a diamond, whether it is in the form of the engagement ring, or an additional piece of diamond wedding jewelry. For both engagement engagement rings and wedding jewelry, diamonds take the cake as the most popular, if not the only gem recognized as viable and acceptable for this milestone occasion.
Obviously not everybody has the wedding budget to splurge on a piece of diamond jewelry, especially if they have already spent money on a diamond engagement ring. The fancier rings can add an average of $2500 to your wedding budget, and it is likely that you would prefer to allocate this money to decorations, food and maybe even your post-wedding vacation, however, luckily, there are several ways you can help bring the cost a piece of diamond wedding jewelry down without reducing its value.