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Planet Flop Fights Poverty with Soles

Planet Flop Fights Poverty with Soles

Soles4Souls, the international shoe charity collects new shoes to give relief to the victims of poverty and collects used shoes to support micro-enterprise efforts to eradicate poverty. Sole4souls looks for companies in the apparel and footwear industry to partner with to battle for the lives of people in natural diasters and to combat poverty.

Soles4souls is partnering with Planet Flops who make flip flops made of natural rubber and from every one flipflop purchased one goes to provide footwear to an impoverish adult and/or child in developing nations. It’s called the “Buy one, Give One” campaign. Planet Flop also has the Buy one Plant program that plants a tree in the Brazilian rainforest for every pair of its flip flop sold on its website. Soles4Souls’ other two divisions, Clothes4Souls and Hope4Souls.

Telling the Time by Words

Telling the Time by Words

Telling time has officially gone high tech with the help of Beigert & Funk's introduction of Qlocktwo W the world’s first wristwatch in words. Clock manufacturer Biegert & Funk created the watch. It's a square shaped timepiece with a grid of over 100 letters that light up in some of the strangest places giving you the time in words. It comes in choices of stainless steel, black leather, natural black or rubber case. It displays the time, calendar day, seconds display and has led technology. 

The clock manufacturer Biegert & Funk is based in Germany developing innovative clock products and applications. It was once a jewellry factory that was founded by Marco Biegert and Andreas Funk. All of their products displays are typographical and  radio controlled turning written words into statements in twelve languages. 

American Idol Debut Fashion Line

American Idol Debut Fashion Line

We all know that music and fashion goes hand in so it's no surprise to learn that this spring not only will you be able to listen to the music of American Idol you can dress like them too. Over the years the contestant’s fashion has evolved with the help of Designer Tommy Hilfiger’s who’s on board for the show serving as its image consultant. LF USA’s MESH division is designing the line that is set to produce an updated Americana style collection.  Kohl’s stores will be debuting the line “Authentic Icon" this April in the department store’s junior and young men’s departments and be available for sale through June. 

Trending Now: Color Blocking

Trending Now: Color Blocking

Color Blocking is defined by wearing two or more solid blocks of color in a single outfit. This summer 2012 look to see a lot more color blocking as designers are adding two or more exaggerated blocks of color. The color blocking trends can be seen on everything from graphic tops, dresses, skirts, shoes, bags and accessories. Color blocking makes traditional simple patterns and cuts look a little more dramatic or structured giving that balanced free spirited style.

This is a trend that anyone can learn and pull off with the right look by simply following the tips below. Join accessory addicts on facebook to get all the latest trends and learn where to buy them http://www.facebook.com/groups/accessoryaddicts/

Color blocking tips

Myth or Fact: Does Black Crack?

Myth or Fact: Does Black Crack?

The term that black don’t crack comes from the idea of black people less likely get wrinkles and look older as they age because of their skin intonation. Although darker skinned may not wrinkle as much as whites its uneven pigmentation and loss of radiance and/or glow in skin is very common among black/ethnic skin as they age. 

Studies have also revealed that African-Americans are more likely to die from melanoma than whites, and over 63% don’t think they need sun protection at all. Sunscreen isn’t just for caucasians so its important to protect your skin with it.

Love the Skin You're In

Love the Skin You're In

 

Some say beauty is in often skin deep but this 2012 its all about having the perfect looking high def skin. The runways for 2012 had many designers going for that all natural look with perfect natural complexion.  As we know it having that polished baby face can often be attributed to genes so obtaining that flawless look with the right makeup tips are possible. Like the old saying Love the skin you’re in and with the help of the following tips look totally flawless.

Trending looks doll-like, baby face, feminine and ultra pretty join accessory addicts on facebook for all the lastest trends in fashion and Beauty http://www.facebook.com/groups/accessoryaddicts/

 

Quick steps to achieve perfect high def skin

Hottest Makeup Trends for 2012

Hottest Makeup Trends for 2012

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder but this spring some of the hottest makeup trends for 2012 include the following: doll-like prettiness, retro glamour, true minimalism and colour contouring. Join accessory addicts to see all the looks and get the info on all the lastest trends and where to find them http://www.facebook.com/groups/accessoryaddicts/ and follow us on twitter https://twitter.com/#!/Getthebuzz716

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  • Bright bold coloured lips ( blue, fushia, green, metallic reds or crimson giving off that classic but modern pout)
  • Array of reds (vintage,scarlet,glossy)
  • Wine tinted lips
  • Dark chocolate reds
  • Matching lips and eyes
  • Matte Lips
  • Nude lips

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