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2014-06-10 04:22:50

MERIGNAC, France, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For this new Spring-Summer 2014 collection entitled 'OCEANS', OXBOW has focussed on the strengths that have made the French brand a success right from day one: an original colour palette, innovative all-over prints and iconic products, with boardshorts leading the way. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/71400548-oxbow-bain-homme-printemps-ete-2014-oceans The 'OCEANS'...

2014-05-29 08:20:30

POINTE-AU-PÈRE and RIMOUSKI, QC, May 29, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Canada Post today issued two stamps to mark the centennial of the sinking of RMS Empress of Ireland on May 29, 1914, in the St. Lawrence River, near Rimouski, Quebec. The tragedy recorded the highest death toll for a peacetime Canadian maritime accident with 1,012 of the 1,477 passengers and crew losing their lives when the Empress collided with a Norwegian collier, the SS Storstad. The Empress of Ireland was a Canadian...

2014-05-27 23:14:10

Chopper Tattoo, one of the most popular tattoo websites, offers its members a variety of high-quality tattoo designs. A new review of Chopper Tattoo recently posted on the website vgoony.com indicates that tattoo fanatics should join this website. (PRWEB) May 26, 2014 Tattoos can have different shapes, colors and meanings. With the growing popularity of tattoos, there has been a growing number of tattoo websites, among which, Chopper Tattoo has stood out with its large gallery of...

dont wash those jeans
2014-05-22 05:22:50

Garrett Staas for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In an effort to promote its push for sustainability, the CEO of Levi Strauss, Chip Bergh, appeared at the Fortune Brainstorm Green conference to talk about the topic within the realm of clothing manufacturing, reports Mashable's Neha Prakash. The conference brings together industry leaders, environmentalists, investors, and many others to bring new services and ideas to improve sustainability around the world. Bergh said during the...

2014-05-21 16:24:46

PHILADELPHIA, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Celebrate the shared birthday of two of our country's greatest institutions--the American flag and the U.S. Army--during Philadelphia's Stripes and Stars Festival on Saturday, June 14, 2014. Events include flag raising ceremonies, giant flag folding demonstrations, a special exhibition on the history of the flag, and a moving naturalization ceremony. In connection with the Army's 239th birthday, the festival will also feature...

2014-05-21 12:28:35

NEW YORK, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Foot Locker, Inc. announced today the introduction of its latest innovative retail collaboration: Eastbay Performance Zone at Champs Sports. The new shop-in-shop destination brings together Eastbay, the leading direct-to-customer destination for the elite athlete who wants the very best in athletic footwear, apparel, and equipment, and Champs Sports, the preferred store in the mall for the high school athlete who lives and breathes sports....

2014-05-20 23:07:05

First e-commerce portal for preppy fashion celebrates tremendous increase in its second year of business, including 120 average daily orders. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 Country Club Prep, the first and only e-commerce portal for preppy apparel, announces a 600 percent increase in revenue in its second year, attributing significant growth to customer loyalty. Adding to the momentum, Country Club Prep is now filling an average of 120 online orders per day while continuously updating...

2014-05-19 16:23:03

Lead Partner Carter's Along with Book Sponsor Scholastic Support Pajama Program Initiative as 1.6 million American Children Go to Sleep Without a Home of their Own* NEW YORK, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pajama Program's One Million Good Nights campaign, launched on October 1, 2013, has collected 460,362 pairs of new pajamas and 532, 959 new books, close to half the campaign goal of one million new pajamas and one million new books and the resources needed to deliver them promptly...

2014-05-16 16:22:37

CARTERSVILLE, Ga., May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation presented 24 awards recognizing the best of preservation in Georgia during its 37(th) annual Preservation Awards ceremony in Cartersville. Bainbridge City Hall in Bainbridge received the Marguerite Williams Award, presented annually to the project that has had the greatest impact on preservation in the state. Built in the late 1800s, the three buildings that make up the Bainbridge...

2014-05-15 16:30:44

Majority of Consumers Bothered By Man-made Fibers in Their Denim NEW YORK, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On May 20, 1873, an American icon was born when Levi Strauss and Jacob Davis were given a patent for their copper rivet fasteners for denim trousers. The blue jean has since secured its place in American culture and in world fashion as a "go to" garment. Changing fashion styles and attitudes altered the look of the blue jean over time, but until recently, the blue jean had...


Word of the Day
bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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