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Layer of Lawyers: Deliberating Divorce

“To love and to cherish, till death us do part.” Well, the reality is that more than half of the time, divorce dissolves the marriage bonds long before the grim...
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5 Ways to be a Gracious Houseguest

Now that summer is here, it’s time for vacation. For many of us, that means friends and family may be opening their doors (and guest bedrooms!) to us. We all wa...
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Scenic Summer Tablescapes

FEMME ROUGE collaborated with Keffie Lancaster of Lancaster Designs to create an ideal scene for the photo shoot of our iced tea recipes. She had so many great ...
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Sarasota’s Pièce de Ré·sis·tance

Ringing College of Art and Design stands as a creative cluster of classrooms framing Sarasota’s northern   border. Innovative for its time, Ringling was the bra...
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Modern Art: Pushing the Boundaries

The beauty of art is its transience and concurrent permanence. Contemporary turns to ancient, avant garde to traditional, scandalizing to subdued, and yet none ...
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Crazy, Expensive Art

In the rarefied world of fine art it helps to have a fabulous family trust or a billionaire’s bank account. Art auctions and private sales in recent years have ...
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Hand Woven Rugs

One of the stories in One Thousand and One Nights tells the tale of a Magic Carpet that will transport the prince to his desired destination “in the twinkling o...
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FENDI Casa

While the name Fendi may call to mind the famous logo and designer handbags, since 1989, Fendi Casa has been creating furniture and prestigious design elements,...
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Do and Don’t: Guidelines for a Pre-Nup

In a litigation-prone world, many couples have turned to drafting legally binding contracts clarifying exactly what will  be his and hers beyond that set of bat...
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10 Ways to Be More Empowered

Empowered. Independent. Inspired.  Let’s strive to be our most modern selves by applying these ten simple steps to our lives. 1. IMPROVE YOUR MIND Continue you...