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Gigi Hadid Wore a Patchwork Denim Jacket in New York City

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What’s old is new again. 

At least in the case of Gigi Hadid’s recent off-duty look that took inspiration straight from the ’70s. The model recently wore an oversized patchwork denim jacket featuring a striking diagonal design in various shades of light and dark denim washes — a popular trend from the Woodstock era — and paired it with a classic white tee, straight leg jeans, and a pair of black Converse platform sneakers for a modern touch. 

It goes without saying that wearing denim on denim isn’t exactly the easiest look to pull off, but leave it to the 27-year-old to show us the way. Her mastery of the patchwork trend inspired us to follow suit because her edgy (yet adorable) off-duty

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Tips for Making Sure Christmas Cards Arrive in the Mail on Time

 Christmas cards are always one of those things that seem to sneak up on you. You think you have plenty of time, and then, suddenly, it’s December 23rd, and you’re scrambling to get them in the mail. To avoid this stressful situation, here are a few tips for making sure your cards arrive in the mail on time:

Tips for Making Sure Christmas Cards Arrive in the Mail on Time

Send your card early

Well, it goes without saying that the earlier you send your card, the more likely it is to arrive on time. If you can, aim to have your cards in the mail by early December. This will give them plenty of time to make their way through the postal system and arrive at their destination before Christmas.

You also don’t want to wait too long to send your cards. If you wait until the week of Christmas, there’s a good chance they won’t arrive until after the holiday.

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Old styles in new ways: Beader talks art and octopus bags

Jill Kaasteen has been beading since she was young, but in recent years, she’s taken that art form to a higher level.

With a project recently accepted by Sealaska Heritage Institute for their collection, and gaining admission for a major Indigenous arts market, the Tlingit beader is gaining momentum.

“I think there’s a lot of aspects of it. Part of it is just using skills I learned when I was young, using skills that were traditionally part of our culture,” Kaasteen said in an interview. “Another part is like, it’s a puzzle- how do i translate this design into beadwork? It doesn’t work all of the time. Sometimes I’ll just completely take it out.”

Kaasteen said she’s been beading for years, though only really focusing on it as an art form in the last several years.

“I’ve always been a crafter by nature. I first learned how to bead in

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Designing the Beautiful Game An Evening with Gary Lineker

An Audience with Gary Lineker OBE
Tuesday 24 May 2022, 19.00 – 20.00
Design Museum
224-238 Kensington High Street
W8 6AG

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To celebrate The Design Museum’s current exhibition, Football: Designing the Beautiful Game, The Design Museum and cultural content platform The Wick has teamed up to present: An Audience with Gary Lineker – Tim Marlow OBE in conversation with Gary Lineker OBE about his illustrious football career to celebrate.

Gary Lineker

Football: Designing the Beautiful Game is the first major exhibition that explores the story behind football, unpicking how design has been used to push the game to new limits. Take a journey through over 500 objects, films and interviews in sporting performance, kit development, and stadium design and immerse yourself in the stories behind the most popular game in history.

The Wick is a global

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