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Bella

Meet Bella, one of my favourite steampunk creations.

The ballgown I fashioned for her has a black brocade skirt, trimmed with metal beads and cogs.  The bodice and sleeves are made from pale grey leather and black lace, heavily embroidered with watch parts. 215 mots de plus

Steam Punk

Exclusive Invention: Propcorn (movie props & popcorn all-in-one)

Popcorn is the most versatile food since cheese on toast. It’s edible with most other foods (except for haddock) and can be used with movies to make the aforementioned movies even more fun. 528 mots de plus

Food

Fun Fact 

Many years ago in England, pub frequenters had a whistle baked into the rim or handle of their ceramic cups. When they needed a refill, they blew the whistle to get service, « wet your whistle » is the phrase coined by this practice

History

Fun Fact 

In Ancient Greece, Courtesans or eh « ladies of the night »… wore sandals with nails studded into the sole, so their footprints would read « follow me ».

History

The Princess and the Christmas Rescue

The Princess and the Christmas Rescue
Caryl Hart and Sarah Warburton
Nosy Crow
On top of the world where the icy winds blow,
A beautiful palace grows out of the snow.
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Picture Books

The Experiments, Inventions, Writings And Patents Of Nikola Tesla: Master Of The Cosmic Flame Review | Green Power Learning


The Experiments, Inventions, Writings And Patents Of Nikola Tesla: Master Of The Cosmic Flame Review Tesla Authored by Nikola Tesla Consultant editor Timothy Green Beckley, William Kern NIKOLA TESLA – A WIZARD OUT OF TIME! 131 mots de plus