The Easter Bunny Brings BIG Trees to our Reading Garden

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Image Here’s something a little different from my bookish posts.  We knew we needed some TALL trees on the west side of our Reading Garden.   Some new neighbors built a house on the crest of a hill on acreage adjacent to us on the sunset side.  Nice house, nice neighbors, but not what we were used to looking at after all these years.  So it called for trees.  We planted a bunch of ten-footers early this Spring.  But the new house is on a hill, and although those trees helped give us back some natural privacy, they still have a long way to grow to surmount the high-placed house.

Then Ron got the brilliant idea of moving our three big trees from the north boundary of our property (where we really don’t get to appreciate them) to the area west of the Reading Garden.  And our wonderful neighbors from across the…

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Southwest Limousine – Getting Limos For Party

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So I organized a group of friends to celebrate my fiance`s hen party with a bar hopping tour of Mokena, the most fun town in all of US. I took a limo hire for her from Southwest Limousine, one of the best Limousine hires in all of Illinois.

As it turns out Alice did some of the greatest stuff on hen party. She started her evening by first attending a wine tasting. A bit of an unconventional idea for a hen party right. But it turns out to be the best idea she says. They hit all the wine breweries in town and tasted almost all kinds of wine. This however was not a surprise to me because she simply loves wines and which girl doesn’t.

Limo hires  improve an evening by including style, comfort, creating a celebrating atmosphere for a group of their friends. However, from a certain…

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How creative visiting cards ideas helps to improve business

Visiting cards are important for anyone who is into business. Earlier, there were physical visiting cards handed to another business associate personally, but in today’s times, visiting cards have become digital.

Earlier there were plain visiting cards, with only the name and contact number of the bearer along with their business name. Now, visiting cards have gone one step further, and have included various creative designs and logos on it. Visiting cards help a business by improving client base and introducing one business to another business. Nowadays, visiting cards are designed by expert web designers to add a personal and creative touch, to a person’s personality. Business cards can come of help to lawyers, accountants, businessmen, salaried people and share market people.

Visiting cards are helpful to people who often travel around. They can give it to their business contacts or associates, which can help to explain in an indirect manner about the former’s business and what are the products or service of the business. The personal image of a person can also be enhanced by visiting cards. Visiting cards help to bring more business to the company, and help in growing the business.

Normal visiting cards can include name, occupation, position, business name and business number. As per recent studies, visiting cards with photos in it can help in business. A business card should reflect the image of the company, but not the other way around. Business cards can come of help in meetings, trade shows, conferences and seminars to create first impression in other’s mind. Visiting cards are made in low cost with effective use of graphics and design.

There are visiting cards like ‘Edge painted designed format’ made from handmade paper with use of effective colors that makes the cards beautiful and draws attention. Visiting cards can include many templates and designs, with use of computer software and tools. Experts recommend to using visiting cards by keeping it as clean content as possible, using the right image if needed with use of right size of text and content. 8 Point size content looks good in a visiting card. A card should be simple in design, but catchy and should differentiate one from their competition. The other types of visiting cards are made from wood, paper, cardboards and related materials as per the need of its user.

Business cards can be customized as per the need of the client rather than using a traditional one. Effective logos or web design can be used with high quality paper, which is nice to touch for anyone. There is also a trend of using plastic visiting cards with use of effective colors like grey, black, white and blue that attracts attention. People can also improve their visiting cards by looking at it from a third person view to make out changes and improve them. An effective visiting card can help a person to remember its owner name and business even after years.

If businessmen want to add some more information on their visiting cards, they can go for ‘fold over’ business cards. Corporates give visiting cards to their employees for giving them to their business associates and also to market themselves in corporate world effectively.

So, visiting cards helps people to get business contacts, are less costly, easy marketing tool, creates information about their business and generate leads and opportunities by their unique shapes and content with the help of effective visual images.

Designer dresses donate by Duchess of Rutland

Almost everyone likes designer dresses. Some people can go to great heights to have clothing brands. Of course, designer clothing is always well made with good quality material, but they are not always affordable. High designer brands can cost a fortune to buy for a budget conscious person.

Recently, it was learnt that the Duchess of Rutland –a place from central England and surrounded by Leicestershire, Lincolnshire and Northamptonshire donated designer brand clothing from her personal collection.

The designer brand of clothing that has been donated by the Duchess of Rutland has gone up for sale at 3 charity shops. Earlier, her highness had these designer clothing made for herself and her 2 daughters named ‘Lady Eliza Manners and Lady Alice Manners’.

The designer dresses include 2 cocktail dresses, which had been worn in a 1920 theme based family party at the famous Belvoir castle. Her highness decided to donate, to inspire other people to donate in the same manner and also due to the fact, that she is the president of the Rainbows Children Hospice. It is worthy to note that the royal family has held various such events at their Belvoir castle and have carried out fund raising events.

The designer dresses brand like Diesel, Guess etc. will go for display soon at the charity shops in Blaby, Matlock and Melton. As per Ms Emily Carter, the dress is of blue color and a 2 piece pretty evening gown made from a designer from Los Angeles. The duchess’s daughters dress includes material from the famous Joel and son fabrics in London and created by designer Lesley Cullen.

The people involved in this charity programme are hopeful of everyone participating with their own dress donations, which are of no use to them. This would help to raise funds.