All posts tagged “Queen”

Lovestar Queen of Hearts Vases: A super-sweet way to show off a bouquet, lovingly handcrafted in Brisbane, Australia

Lovestar Queen of Hearts Vases

Given its name, it should be rather obvious that the designers at Lovestar seriously love love. But if the name alone isn’t convincing, then Lovestar’s Queen of Hearts vases should do the trick. Made by husband-and-wife duo Helen and Chris Bayley……

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London’s Living Walls Public Art: Hackney Wick’s community-oriented modifications to the area around Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

London's Living Walls Public Art


The legacy of the 2012 Olympic Games is still very much alive in East London. After the success of the event itself, which many of the famously cynical Londoners had assumed would cause traffic chaos and be a waste of money, the pride…

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Last night on ‘Doctor Who,’ a mummy in space and weird Queen cover songs

“Start the clock.” 66, 65, 64, 63, 62, 61, 60, 59, 58, 57, 56, 55, 54, 53, 52, 51,…

For this season of Doctor Who, Ross Miller and Kwame Opam will be sounding off on each episode in a series of emails we’ll be publishing on the site. This week it’s “Kill the Moon” (warning: spoilers ahead). Check out our previous recaps: “Deep Breath,” “Into the Dalek,” “Robots of Sherwood,” “Listen,” “Time Heist,” “The Caretaker,” and “Kill the Moon.”

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Queen of the Night: Glitz, glamour and dance at the relaunch of NYC’s historic Diamond Horseshoe Club

Queen of the Night


75 years after its initial opening, the Paramount Hotel’s former vaudeville theater, the Diamond Horseshoe Club, opened its doors once more on 31 December 2013. There—with magic, majesty, surprise…

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Meet Scarlett, the queen of ‘Starcraft II’

In November 2013, 19-year-old Canadian Starcraft II pro Sasha “Scarlett” Hostyn played what’s been called one of the game’s most exciting matches ever: a hard-earned surprise victory against top-ranked player Choi “Bomber” Ji Sung in the Hammerstein Ballroom. North America’s current top player, Scarlett is one of a relatively small number of non-Koreans and an even smaller number of women to climb the ranks worldwide. Some months after the tournament, Gameological has profiled Hostyn, who deals not only with professional competition but — as a transgender woman — online bigotry.

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Queen Victoria’s tailors rebranded for the modern age

The inventors of the tuxedo get a beautifully responsive website perfectly tailored to their customer’s needs.

    


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Design Inspiration: Queen of Spades