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#TheInvisibleKitchen by Miele: the futuristic kitchen

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With the design week, the city is really alive and becomes full of innovative project initiatives. Many people in the street, traffic..a chaos that almost doesn’t want to have second place by making a comparison with the Milan fashion week. Two days ago, in the Tortona area, I attended one of the most anticipated and coolest events of the Fuori Salone 2016: the installation of The Invisible Kitchen. It is a project by Miele in which I took part with…

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Sinhala and Tamil New Year

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The Sinhala and Tamil New Year or as we all call it Avurudu in Sinhala, is an important national holiday for both Sinhala Buddhists and the Tamil Hindus of Sri Lanka. It is unique because it is not celebrated in any other country as a national festival. And it is celebrated frpm 12 April to 15 April. There is greenery everywhere; fresh leaves on trees, flowers in bloom, vegetables and fruits in plenty and the songs of birds in the…

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Milano

Salone del Mobile 2016

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Amongst the many, many creative festivals around the world, the Salone del Mobile has maintained its position as one of the most significant. When it comes to spotting the latest trends in design, in new materials, in concepts, in people, the Milan Design week in April is the place to visit: 12-17 April 2016. Here, the city transforms into a gallery with neighbourhoods opening their doors to welcome this creative energy. This year marks the 55th edition of the international…

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Whitehouse52 – The secret garden in the heart of Milan

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Milan is a continuous discovery, and we know it. Very close from Santa Maria delle Grazie and its Last Supper, a UNESCO world heritage site, crossing the threshold in Corso Magenta 52, you can see a small contemporary setting: WhiteHouse52. It has a spacious garden with a pool, the space was created with the idea of ​​maintaining and intensifying the light entering from the big windows. Two days ago I had the opportunity to attend the event “Breakfast at the…

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Fashion

How to wear RED this season without looking like Mrs. Claus

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Call it cherry, ruby or scarlet: red – and we mean real Coca-Cola red – is the colour to wear now. How to wear red? I often talk about adding more color to your wardrobe. One really fabulous color to add is red. The color of love. As wearable colors go, red may seem more daunting than, say cobalt, hunter green, or eggplant. Red is bright, bold, and unapologetic—but that doesn’t mean you have to wait for a best moment…

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Airport look – What to wear to the airport

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You’ve packed your bikini – but have you considered your airport look? What to wear to the airport? These days, the holiday starts the instant you step into the terminal. While comfort is key, looking chic is essential, too. Classic looks such as skinny jeans and trench coats work well. This is one of my favourite airport looks. Suit jackets are largely thought of as a dressy item, but they don’t have to be. It’s all about finding the right…

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Blog tips: Reasons to start or not start a blog

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I have been blogging for several years now and I get asked a lot about why I started a blog. I also get a lot of questions about how to become a good blogger and sometimes I even meet people whom I encourage to start a blog, because I see so much creativity and I think that blogging would help them to spread their inspiring vision. This is why I thought it may be nice to write a bit more…

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Happy Valentine’s Day

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This year, St Valentine’s Day falls on Sunday. It’s a day when people show their love and affection for another person, usually in the form of cards, flowers, gifts and messages. Whether you're single, taken, or stuck in that frustrating relationship purgatory somewhere in between, everybody deserves to enjoy Valentine's Day.…

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Types of Viber Friends

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There are few irritating yet funny traits shown by many of our friends on Viber that make them fall in the “Weird Types of Viber Friends” categories. Have you wondered, how constantly you are being added to some random Viber group? Or, the moment you change your display picture, there has to be that one friend who has to ping you with a comment. Well, the concept of friends in real life and on Viber can totally be different. Do…

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Ex

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Your EX is your EX for a reason. An EX should stay an EX. They’re the EXample of false love and an EXplanation for why you deserve better. Il/La vostro/a EX è tale per un motivo. Un EX dovrebbe rimanere un EX. E sono l’esempio di falso amore e una spiegazione del perché vi meritate di meglio. ඔබේ EX හේතුවක් සඳහා ඔබගේ EX වේ. EX කෙනෙක් EX විදිහට ඉන්න ඕනේ. ඔවුන් බොරු ප්‍රේමයේ හා ඔබට ඊට වඩා හොඳ කෙනෙක් ඉන්න…

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S.E.X. – Sleep Eat eXercise

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What do you know about S.E.X.? Sleep, Eat and eXercise are the most important things to take good care of your body and they will provide a solid foundation on which to build your emotional health. Cosa sapete del S.E.X.? [Sleep, Eat & eXercise] Dormire, mangiare ed esercizio fisico sono le cose più importanti per prendersi cura del proprio corpo e forniscono una solida base su cui costruire la vostra salute emotiva. ඔබ S.E.X. ගැන දන්නේ මොනවද? නින්ද, ආහාර හා…

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Fashion Vs Sexual Harassments

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My dress is not a yes! Sexual harassment is defined as unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and other verbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature. Il mio abito non è un sì! Le molestie sessuali: definito come avances sessuali, richieste di favori sessuali, e altri comportamenti verbali o fisici di natura sessuale. මගේ ඇඳුමෙ තේරුම ඔව් නෙවේ! ලිංගික අතවර: ලිංගික අල්ලස් සහ ලිංගික ස්වභාවයේ අනෙකුත් වාචික හෝ ශ්‍යාරීරික හැසිරීම.…

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Haunted Halloween

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Let’s talk about haunted Halloween! Many Americans celebrate Halloween on October 31. Celebrations include costume parties and trick-or-treating. Many children dress up in fancy costumes and visit other homes in the neighborhood. At each house, they demand sweets, snacks or a small gift. If they do not get this, they threaten to do some harm to the inhabitants of the house. In Christian times, it became a celebration of the evening before All Saint’s Day. Immigrants from Scotland and Ireland…

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