International News Archive - August 21, 2012

Rare Forget-Me-Nots Discovered

Rare forget-me-nots discovered in the mountains of New Zealand

Word of the Day
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.