More recently, Mr. Stoute has spoken with executives at Vivendi Universal’s Interscope label, which releases music by artists like Gwen Stefani and Dr. Dre, about the possibility of leading the label’s new advertising arm, Translation. You’ll also find a special signature series within this category with styles inspired by the company’s famous endorsers. As you can see, Oakley has quite a selection of models to choose from, no matter what your lifestyle. With just a few clicks, you can scan through dozens of models in the time it would normally take you just to get to the mall..
Early Egyptian priests drank a stimulating beverage called Soma from cups made of Peridot, believing this practice to draw them closer to Isis, the goddess of nature. It was believed that the Peridot glowed with light even as darkness fell, which is why miners were said to have scouted for these gems during the night, marking their location, and returning in the light of day to retrieve them. The ancients believed that it had the power to dissolve enchantments and to drive evil spirits away.
“Street fairs used to serve a genuine social purpose,” said Matt McGhee, who owns a gift shop on Christopher Street, “but now they have gotten out of hand and are causing real economic hardship to local businesses.” Another businessman, Ronald J. Kopnicki, said street fairs are now dominated by commercial operators. “They change the atmosphere, divert street traffic, block views of and access to local shops and bring in discount shoppers,” he said..
Though a visit to the doctor is inevitable after 40 years, Dr. Chetty suggests a few tips in line with the adage Prevention is better than cure’. “Always wear sunglasses to avoid ultra violet rays and dust particles. The Frenchness of Essilor adds an extra frisson. Gallic raider Vincent Bollore has taken effective control of Telecom Italia, and is locked in a battle with former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi over ownership of broadcaster Mediaset. The fear is French companies are hoovering up Italian firms, shielded by a protectionist country that that once branded yoghurt maker Danone a strategic asset..
And “the very newest look from Europe is horizontal and asymmetrical,” Willits says, pointing to a narrow slash of glasses that fit the dictionary description of a trapezium. The glasses are indeed horizontal and asymmetrical, and even slightly Martian. They are by Alain Mikli, the Frenchman whose glasses were worn at many of the recent European fashion shows..