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A Special Piece of Jewelry

My beloved grandfather passed away 23 years ago. I was only 12 years old when this special person in my life died. However, this man taught me so many things during the few years I spent with him. My grandfather was also an accomplished guitarist. A few months ago, I visited the home he shared with my grandmother. While searching through his old belongings, I found a guitar pick. To keep the memory of my grandfather alive, I want to make a necklace out of this special token from my grandfather’s past. On this blog, you will discover how to make jewelry items from guitar picks.


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A Special Piece of Jewelry

    Flattering Looks For Tall Men This Fall

    If you are over six-feet tall, you may find it difficult to wear some of the styles and trends that are coming out each fashion season. There are some ways for men to keep their appearance on-point, while still wearing items that flatter their taller physique. Visit retailers that specialize in tall men's apparel to find some must-haves for fall. Some style tips for tall men this season are: Focus on the fit.

    Why You Should Have Your Clothes Tailored

    For many shoppers, the idea of tailoring is something reserved for special occasion clothes such as formal gowns or men's suits. For most other items, they settle for the off-the-rack fit of retail garments. This approach does not work particularly well unless your body has the same measurements of an "average" size. In addition, many clothing manufacturers vary in the way they mark their sizes. You can wear a size 6 one place and a size 10 in another.

    Women's Black Tuxedo Jackets: How to Create a Casual Style

    Ah, the tux. It's the centerpiece of men's formal attire. Women's black tuxedo jackets aren't exactly like their male counterparts. Yes, you can wear them for a dressed-up event. But, you don't necessarily have to. Dressing down your tux top is a simple way to stay stylish without looking like everyone else. Taking your jacket from a black-tie affair to a dinner out at the local café with friends is a snap with some basic planning and accessorizing.

    For Hippie Chicks Only: Five Far-Out And Fashionable Ideas For Your Halloween Party

    Ladies, have you have decided to get dressed as a hippie for your next Halloween celebration? If so, there are many ways to get it together for a groovy '60s and '70s look. For inspiration, here are five fashionable clothing ideas for a hippie Halloween: 1. Bell Bottom Jeans If you are aiming for a casual and relaxed hippie look, this is a must-have. Scout your local retro clothing boutique for a blast from the past.

    Finding A Cute Bathing Suit For Your Body Type

    If you are concerned about your body type and how you appear to others when wearing a bathing suit, you can look cute and stylish by playing up some of your features and concealing parts of your body that are problematic. Read the following tips to assist with selecting a bathing suit that will look great on you. Large Hips And Thighs If your hips and thighs are larger than other parts of your body, consider a bathing suit that has frills added to the bottom of it or one that has a short skirt attached to it.

    Staying Cool And Classy Without T-Shirts

    T-shirts can be comfortable and easy to wear, but if you want a touch of class or the aura of fashion-savvy business, you may want to bring a few button-ups and collars into your clothing rotation. Although relying heavy on any single style can make your fashion appeal a bit stale, you can incorporate different business styles to get just enough casual to stay comfortable. By thinking about a few fundamental matching techniques and ways to improvise, you can keep up your nothing-but-business look without sweating in a boardroom jacket.

    Wedding Dresses for Plus-Size Women: 3 Tips for a Flattering Silhouette

    Finding the perfect wedding dress for your special day can bring about a lot of stress. Not only is finding the perfect design difficult, but most brides feel pressured to lose weight for their special day. In fact, a recent survey found that 70% of 272 respondents wanted to lose around 20 pounds. The perfect wedding dress should fit and flatter your body even if you can't successfully reach your goal weight.

    3 Different Ways To Style Your Favorite Pair Of Denim Jeans

    If you have a pair of denim jeans that you love, you are likely going to want to wear them often. However, you may hesitate because you don't want people to know that you are wearing the same jeans over and over again. Thankfully, jeans can be styled in so many different ways that really shouldn't be a worry for you at all. You can dress them up or down, making them look completely different with each outfit.