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2014-09-04 12:25:53

NEW YORK, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Celebrities by the dozen turned out at the 2014 Emmys flaunting red dresses. What secret about sex appeal are they privy to? It is well known that people stereotype others based on their skin color, but did you know that people also stereotype colors themselves? The best example of this is the long-held association that black is bad and white is good. Just watch an old Western movie and you can immediately tell who the good guys and bad...

New Clues To The Mystery Behind The Maya Blue Formula
2013-04-02 12:34:38

FECYT - Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology [ Watch The Video Searching to Rediscover the Mysterious Maya Blue Formula ] The recipe and process for preparing Maya Blue, a highly-resistant pigment used for centuries in Mesoamerica, were lost. We know that the ingredients are a plant dye, indigo, and a type of clay known as palygorskite, but scientists do not know how they were 'cooked' and combined together. Now, a team of chemists from the University of Valencia and the...

2012-04-22 23:00:12

Indigo Furniture, known for being one of the last remaining traditional furniture designers and manufacturers in the United Kingdom, have announced that they are working on brand new exciting designs to further expand their product range due to increasing demand for their handcrafted designs. Indigo are hailed as being a shining example of British craftsmanship due to their famous dedication to high quality materials and designs. (PRWEB) April 23, 2012 The new designs have not yet been...

2012-03-30 23:02:31

Indigo Furniture celebrated their status as one of the most iconic wooden furniture manufacturers in the United Kingdom with a “Best of British” themed weekend at their showroom in Matlock at the very heart of the Peak District. Indigo Furniture are just as famous for their traditional values and traditional techniques as they are for their unique style of rustic yet modern chunky wooden furniture. The event, which took place last weekend, put the spotlight on all of the key...

2010-05-26 14:42:00

TORONTO, May 26 /PRNewswire/ - To view this Social Media Release, please enter the following address in your web browser. http://smr.newswire.ca/en/indigo/indigo-donates-bag-fee-proceeds-to-wwf-canada /NOTE TO PHOTO EDITORS: The photo accompanying this social media release is also available at http://photos.newswire.ca. Images are free to accredited members of the media/ SOURCE INDIGO BOOKS & MUSIC INC.

2009-03-12 09:00:00

BEIJING, March 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com ( http://www.himfr.com/hot-products/ ), one of China's leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, reports on 2009 spring and summer fashion colours. Blue Colour Series For 2009 spring and summer, blue seems to have increased in popularity -- from water blue ( http://www.chinaqualitycrafts.com/buy-water_blue/ ) and dark blue to indigo ( http://www.chinaqualitycrafts.com/buy-indigo/ ). Also,...

2009-01-26 01:00:50

When wearing red, a woman may be more likely to score an invitation to the prom or be treated to an expensive outing, U.S. researchers said. Two University of Rochester psychologists demonstrate that the color red makes men feel more amorous toward women -- yet men are unaware of the role the color plays in their attraction. Andrew Elliot, professor of psychology, and Daniela Niesta, post-doctoral researcher said it may be no accident that red hearts are associated with Valentine's Day. To...

Word of the Day
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.