Monthly Archives: February 2014
FOREX-Yen gains on emerging nerves, Swedish crown jumps after GDP

* Inflation surprise drives euro higher * Yuan chalks up biggest weekly loss on record* Focus also on tensions in Ukraine* Swedish GDP surprise sends crown soaringBy Patrick GrahamLONDON, Feb 28 (Reuters) - A surprise blip higher in inflation drove the euro to its highest against the dollar this year on Friday, knocking back speculation of some sort ...

Ramping rhetoric ruining the close

Categories: All, Americas, Geopolitical News, Regions Permalink

Racism in the Fashion Industry: Was Ajak Deng Canceled from Balmain for Being Black?
Ajak Deng opens Naeem Khan Fall 2014 / Image: IMAXtree

Ajak Deng opens Naeem Khan Fall 2014 / Image: IMAXtree Yesterday evening, IMG model Ajak Deng sent out a serious of aggrieved Tweets which seemed to claim that she had been cancelled from Balmain's Fall 2014 runway show over her race.  Screenshot via Fashin.Livejournal.com Deng's comments were quickly picked up on social media, in the tFS forums and in the ...

5 Stunning Braids You May Not Have Tried Before
Romantic Twisted Braids

Sometimes you’ve got to meander just a little bit beyond the box. We’re not saying you have to go dye your hair lemon yellow, or get one of those edgy haircuts that’d make grandma look at you with concern in her eyes. However, a little bit of change does the soul good! And if it’s ...

Ukraine’s Central Bank Introduces Limit on Forex Withdrawals

KIEV—The National Bank of Ukraine on Friday introduced a temporary limit on foreign-currency withdrawals from private cash accounts to counter a rush for cash amid a sharply depreciating national currency. "The National Bank adopted a temporary decree, which limits withdrawal of cash from the current foreign-exchange accounts at the ...

With EURUSD testing key resistance USDCHF support comes in to play

Categories: Euro, Europe, Swiss Franc, US Dollar Tags: EUR/CHF, EUR/USD, USD/CHF Permalink

Flashback: Vogue Italia February 2005 with Doutzen Kroes by Steven Meisel

I often find myself going through phases with certain models. This week I have been obsessed with Dutch model Doutzen Kroes. I was on the hunt for images of Doutzen when I came across a photograph which was shot by Steven Meisel. After doing some research regarding this particular photo, I found out it was ...

FOREX-Dollar catches breather after slide; still shaky on Ukraine tension

* Euro zone inflation data eyed for hints on ECB outlook * Lingering tensions in Ukraine seen keeping dollar shaky* Kiwi hits 6-week high on strong business confidence pollBy Shinichi SaoshiroTOKYO, Feb 28 (Reuters) - The dollar held steady against the yen and the euro on Friday, after a surge in U.S. equities confirmed investor appetite for risk ...

Cable enjoys another rally but offers seen again

Categories: All, British pound, Economic Data, Euro, Europe, Forex Orders, Market Rumors, Regions Tags: EUR/USD, Forex Orders, GBP/USD, Market Rumors, Mkt Talk Permalink

Sneak Peek: Orla Kiely Teams Up with Clarks Again for Fall 2014
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As we climbed inside the old Central Saint Martins building during London Fashion Week in order to see Orla Kiely’s pretty cat and dog themed presentation, there was one thing the fash pack was most eager to see, and that was the launch of her second Clarks shoe collaboration. Accompanying her beautiful Fall 2014 raincoats, pretty tea ...

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