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2014-05-28 16:24:04

Design students offered the opportunity to showcase talents in store windows at Saks Fifth Avenue NEW YORK, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The design:retail Student Window Challenge, a design competition presented in cooperation with Saks Fifth Avenue, will bring together visual merchandising students from the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) and LIM College in New York on June 5 for the chance to showcase their talents in front of prominent retailers and design firms. The...

2014-05-09 12:26:08

-- Event included Saks Fifth Avenue Runway Show Featuring Zac Posen -- PHILADELPHIA, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia's 58th Annual Daisy Day Luncheon and Fashion Show raised more than $1.6 million to support the Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment. World leaders in their field, the Center's team has pushed the boundaries of medicine and established techniques to surgically repair birth defects before birth, while a baby is still in...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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