Vintage Sovereign Hill costumes inspire solutions to fast fashion waste crisis

Researchers looking for ways to reduce textile waste have recruited the knowledge of costume experts at one of Victoria’s most well-known museums. Key points: A research project aims to use old textiles techniques to reduce waste in the clothing industry Costumes from Sovereign Hill are being studied as part of the project The average Australian consumes 15 kilograms of new clothing items per year Some of the costumes at gold rush-themed museum Sovereign Hill have been maintained since the 1970s. These vintage skills of making and mending, rather than throwing away, have captured…

Which 2 players won’t travel to Toronto

MILWAUKEE — Adrian Sampson handed off the baseball to Chicago Cubs manager David Ross, visibly unhappy at his removal. Sampson had retired the first Milwaukee Brewers hitter in the fourth and mostly had held them in check. He allowed one run in the third when three consecutive batters in the heart of the Brewers lineup reached with two outs. Otherwise, Sampson was trending toward what has become a typical start for the Cubs: keeping his team in the game and giving it a chance to win. But Ross opted to…

The days of cheap and easy air travel may be over, but Australian policymakers seem oblivious | Satyajit Das

Headlines and hashtags abut “air-mageddon” and “being Joyced” (delays, cancellations and lost baggage) miss a fundamental point – air travel is unlikely to return to what existed before, at least any time soon. Australians living at “the arse end of the world“ (a phrase attributed to but denied by Europhile former prime minister Paul Keating) depend on mobility. Cheap air travel, based on large, efficient jets and low-cost airlines, fostered an illusion of integration which is reversing. One problem is the higher cost of domestic and international air travel, with…

“With Brittney, It’s All Men’s, It’s Edgier”: Ellen DeGeneres’ Fashion Adviser Revealed What Dressing Up WNBA Star Brittney Griner Was Like for ESPYs in 2013

Ellen DeGeneres’ fashion adviser, Kellen Richards, once revealed her opinion about dressing up Brittney Griner for the upcoming ESPY awards in men’s clothing. Richards, who was also Griner’s stylist at the time, admitted that her client’s menswear preferences posed her a unique challenge for her. Subsequently, she went on to compare the fashion preferences of her two clients, Ellen DeGeneres and Brittney Griner. In an interview session backstage of Conan O’Brien’s late-night show in 2013, Griner had undertaken the task of choosing an outfit for the upcoming ESPYs with her…

Mötley Crüe, Def Leppard and Poison travel down memory lane at SoFi Stadium – Whittier Daily News

I moved to Southern California in the ’80s with a suitcase full of skin tight spandex pants, ripped fishnet tank tops and extra large glam metal dreams of becoming the next Bret Michaels, Vince Neil or Joe Elliott. The Stadium Tour, featuring Mötley Crüe, Def Leppard, Poison, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts and Classless Act, at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood on Saturday was a bittersweet trip down memory lane, filled with could-have-been-me flashback fantasies and when-rock-was-real overwrought hand-wringing. I clearly wasn’t alone in longing for the good old days. It…

Mötley Crüe, Def Leppard and Poison travel down memory lane at SoFi Stadium – Daily Breeze

I moved to Southern California in the ’80s with a suitcase full of skin tight spandex pants, ripped fishnet tank tops and extra large glam metal dreams of becoming the next Bret Michaels, Vince Neil or Joe Elliott. The Stadium Tour, featuring Mötley Crüe, Def Leppard, Poison, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts and Classless Act, at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood on Saturday was a bittersweet trip down memory lane, filled with could-have-been-me flashback fantasies and when-rock-was-real overwrought hand-wringing. I clearly wasn’t alone in longing for the good old days. It…

Travel Agent’s ‘Condescending’ Email Reply Sparks Debate

A TikToker and travel agent went viral after claiming that one of her customers accused her of being “condescending” in an out-of-office email. The video features the creator, Syd (@stillpoorandhungry), as she recounts the event to her 33,600 followers. Syd explains that the customer claimed her out-of-office email was the most “condescending” email she’s ever received. The TikToker notes that her email listed what she was doing while she was away with a few photos, in addition to the standard email requirements (the time she will return to the office,…

Aldabaiba’s Military Prosecutor issues arrest warrants, travel bans for Bashagha and his allies

The Military Prosecutor of the Abd Alhamid Aldabaiba government issued orders today to arrest the commander of the Western Military Region, Major General Osama Al-Juwaily, the Prime Minister-designate from the House of Representatives, Fathi Bashagha, Bashagha’s Minister of Health and his government spokesperson, Othman Abdel-Jalil, and the head of the Democratic Party, Mohamed Sawan. This came after Aldabaiba ordered yesterday the arrest of anyone involved in the “attack on Tripoli”, both civilian and military. The Office of the Military Prosecutor demanded that the Passports, Nationality and Foreigners Affairs Department put their…

See What the Stars Wore

A stylish night to remember! The 2022 MTV Video Music Awards served up major fashion drama with Hollywood’s biggest names slaying the red carpet. Lizzo was among the first few stars to arrive at the Prudential Center in New Jersey on Sunday, August 28, stepping out in a breathtaking balloon gown by Jean Paul Gaultier. The singer, 34, complemented the show-stopping look with a slicked back hairstyle and a bold blue lip. Tayshia Adams also delivered, wearing a stunning turquoise high-slit dress from Pull Ediz. Dramatic silhouettes were a trend…

Puerto Rico Set to Host Major Caribbean Travel Industry Gathering

Puerto Rico is set to play host to the largest travel marketing event in the Caribbean. From Oct. 3-5, the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association will hold its annual Caribbean Travel Marketplace event for the first time since the onset of the pandemic. The event brings together regional suppliers and global suppliers in an unmatched gathering of travel industry leaders. The CHTA says this year’s in-person event is already outpacing expectations. “We have focused on attracting buyers from new locations, and they are delighted to attend an event where all…