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  • Summer Shimmer
    Golden girl: Bronze makeup for summer
    What says summer more than a golden glow? At every Chicago beach and outdoor festival, people are showing off their summer skin. Every skin tone from very light to very dark can be give a beautiful summer glow with bronze makeup or highliting....
  • Sunless Tanning
    Victoria Secret's leaves a streak!
    The calendars say's that summer days are upon us. However, the sun hasn't come out to play that often lately. Having a beautiful summer glow becomes a bit difficult with no sun. So I headed to Victoria Secret's since they recently...
  • 2012 Great American Beer Festival selects the best beer in the USA
    2012 Great American Beer Festival selects the best beer in the USA
    The 2012 Great American Beer Festival is now history. With more than 580 breweries and 2,700 beer products to sample, this year’s Great American Beer Festival was the largest on record. Nearly 50,000 guests attended the event and a record...
  • Shved, the unknown
    Russia tops Argentina for Bronze, USA survives Spain for Gold
    Argentina lived and died by the three Sunday in an 81-77 Bronze Medal loss to Russia. Alexey Shved led Russia with a game-high 25 points as he went 6-for-11 from downtown. Manu Ginobili paced Argentina in defeat with a team-high 21 points. Should...
  • The Builders by George Danhires
    Pittsburgh Public Art: The Builders by George Danhires
    Located on Pittsburgh’s North Shore, across from PNC Park and at the end of the Roberto Clemente Bridge stands two bronze figures of construction workers. The 5-foot, 8-inch tall sculpture was designed by artist George Danhires. It was...
  • Resurrection by Paul T. Granlund
    Pittsburgh Public Art: Resurrection
    Across from the US Steel Tower on Grant Street in Pittsburgh is the First English Evangelical Lutheran Church. In front of this place of worship is a bronze figure created by Paul T. Granlund called “Resurrection.” It’s an...
  • Kaufmann's Clock
    Pittsburgh Area Attractions: Kaufmann’s Clock
    Located on the corner of Smithfield Street and Fifth Avenue in downtown Pittsburgh is a device that has been informing people walking around Pittsburgh the precise time of day for over a hundred years. It’s known as the Kaufmann’s...
  • When oil rubbed bronze meets gold
    When oil rubbed bronze meets gold
    So with the mention of the return of all things gold to the design world last week, a wave of concern and panic has washed over some folks. What designers have seen approaching for twelve months plus has come as a complete shock to others.If you...
  • Statue of Liberty
    Bronze Art
    There are many mediums for artists to work such as clay, paint, watercolor, etc.Bronze is a medium that is most commonly used in sculpture and is beautiful both when new and as it begins to patina with age. Working with bronze is highly skilled...
  • Macy's impulse dept. Fashion Valley
    Summer shorts
    Park those grueling workouts and slow down to a sultry stroll to show off your shape in shorts. Stop traffic in stunning summer selections from super skimpy boy shorts to roomy cargo cuts. Boy shorts are similar to thigh baring, hip hugging daisy...