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5 Tips For Creating a Romantic Night and Fun Dinner at Home

Valentines Day is just around the corner and maybe you're already thinking how to make this occasion really special. Here are some ideas for a romantic and fun dinner at home either for several couples or just for two.
Sensual Scents
Whether planning for one guest or several couples, let robust spices (think cloves, canela, cardamom and black pepper) help set the mood with the help of a standard frying pan. Toast the spices just to their smoking point, and the room will fill with an inviting--and delicious--bouquet.
Pairing Is Caring
When prepping for a perfect evening, pairings are a fun way to turn any meal into a special occasion and spice up the fun. Plan three courses and pair each with a small cocktail. A fun and easy way is to use one base spirit in three different ways.
Make It A Group Effort Let your guests in the kitchen and encourage them to enjoy the tactile sensation of the food as it is prepared. Start the party early and enjoy cocktails as you cook.
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History of Handbag

Is the Handbag the Epitome of Women’s Fashion?

Looking back at the history of the handbag, it is not hard to see that not much has changed over the years. While the lives and lifestyles of women today are significantly different than those of the women centuries ago, their basic wardrobe needs are almost the same. The handbag has always been there for women to easily carry personal items and have long been used as a status symbol, expressing the owner’s ability to purchase and carry the finest products available.

Quality Materials

The first handbags may not seem like much to today’s shoppers, but at the time they were constructed from the best materials available. Silk, beading, leather, and metals set women’s handbags apart from one another, allowing those women with the means to purchase higher quality bags than those with a lower social standing.

The same could be said of today’s handbags. While there a cheap knock-off versions that can be found in most retail locations, the top designers produce handbags made from expensive, exotic materials that make them worth more than most cars.

Using a handbag as a way to express social station is nothing new. Women have turned to fashion as an outlet for personal taste ever since the first handbags were commonly used. This infographic shows just how handbags have evolved throughout time, and it shows how women and their accessories are not much different, even centuries later.
 The History of the Handbag | lou lou boutiques Infographic
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