The Beautifulist

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Why Now is a Great Time to Lock in Your Mortgage

The present time is a good time to act if you want to buy a property or lock in a fixed rate home loan, as cash rates are likely to rise in the near future. While the official interest rate is near an all-time low, this state of affairs won’t last forever. Lenders’ rates are based on the official cash rate, which […]

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Five Trends to Look Out For in 2014

2014 looks set to be an exciting year in terms of fashion, with some hot new trends about to hit the streets. According to Bustle, some of the ones to look out for include: 1. Strategic transparency Using a fusion of netting and embroidery, designers such as Nina Ricci are subtly showing off some skin.

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Fashion Tips for Tall Men

While being tall has its advantages when it comes to style, being extra tall can make dressing a little challenging. For men approaching the seven foot mark, there are certain items that should be a must in the wardrobe. According to CBS Atlanta, those items include double-breasted blazers and jackets, turtleneck jumpers, wider ties and belts, and straight leg trousers. To find the […]

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Mega Airports Vie to Rank No. 1

As urban planners scramble to handle growth, mega airports are taking shape in Asia and the Middle East, reported Gizmodo. Often in free economic precincts, some are not even the city’s first airport, but its second or third – and some are as big as the cities they serve.

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How to Make Home-Brewed Coffee

Anyone can make great home-brewed coffee with their own coffee machine, whether it’s an espresso, a cappuccino or a latte. The key is knowing how to use the machine properly to create coffee that is equal to that of the best barista. To make a perfect home-brewed coffee, put the right amount of coffee beans into the machine’s portafilter, grind them to the […]

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The Audi RS 6 Avant

German auto maker Audi recently rolled out its latest family car. The Audi RS6 Avant is said to deliver more punch than the BMW M5 and the Mercedes-Benz E63. The third generation RS 6 have given justice to its legendary RennSport name, making it the best and speediest wagon ever made. Its exterior boasts a distinctive RS body styling with some bold […]

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Simon Cowell’s Chartered Yacht

When Simon Cowell is not giving nasty comments on the X Factor or making millions from managing musical talents, he is somewhere on the oceans of Italy, aboard the Slipstream. The 53-year old likes to relax on the chartered yacht with his harem of mermaids. The X Factor judge is reported to pay $458,000 a week for the 196.9-foot luxury yacht. Cowell […]

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The Scorpion IV from Grinnall: The Light Weight Supercar

The Scorpion IV is a lightweight car created by Grinnall Specialist Cars. The U.K.-based car maker employed the designs of Steve Harper so that the Scorpion IV’s architecture will be based on function. This rare automobile takes on the designs of vintage cars and mixed with the flair of Formula 1 racers. The result is a super stiff space-frame chassis which holds […]

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Audi’s $200,000 R8 V-10

Audi has launched the 2014 version for a road car which is the fastest the Volkswagen-owned company has made. The Audi R8 V10 zooms from 0 to 62mph in 3.5 seconds, with top speed at 198 mph.  This power comes from a 5.2 liter V10 engine that easily coughs out 525 horsepower, utilizing all four wheels. Its maximum engine speed is at […]

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The V.O. Falcon: World’s Most Expensive Rifle

Bespoke rifle maker VO Vapen has created the most luxurious hunting item in the world. The Swedish company released the VO Falcon in early 2011 and it’s still creating a lot of buzz partly because the VO Falcon is priced at $820,000, making it the most expensive rifle ever made. Why so exorbitant, you ask. It starts with the craftsman ship, for […]

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Top Seven Most Expensive Restaurants in the World

When wanting to splurge on gastronomy anywhere around the world, there isn’t a shortage of restaurants to go to. Ithaa is the first undersea restaurant ever built. Located in Conrad Maldives Rangali, this establishment will let customers dine16 feet below sea level.  People will have a sense of dining in the bottom of the ocean as the restaurant has an acrylic transparent […]

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Toy Story of Terror:  A Must-See Halloween Special

Woody, Buzz Lightyear and their plastic posse are back.  Toy Story, the funniest Disney-Pixar movie ever made, has released a television special for Halloween.  Toy Story of Terror still features the voice duo of Tom Hanks and Tim Allen. They are joined by former voice cast members Joan Cusack for the lines of cowgirl Jessie, John Ratzenberger who does Hamm’s voice, Don […]

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Aston Martin’s V12 Vantage S

Aston Martin had car enthusiasts ogling once more, this time over the V12 Vantage S. The British luxury sports car maker released the V12 Vantage S along the lines of V8 Vantage and the V8 Roadster series to replace the V12 Vantage supercar.  The V12 Vantage S is fit in with a newly designed AM28 engine which has the capacity of holding […]

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$38 Million Egg-Sized Diamond

The “Magnificent Oval Diamond” sold by a whopping $38 million in a Sotheby auction in Hong Kong. The precious stone was won by an undisclosed buyer who bid through the phone. The bidding session lasted for 6 minutes for this coveted gem. The stone is said to the largest of al D color flawless in the world. Sized like a small egg, […]

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The $51,500 Watch by Lebron James

Four-time NBA MVP recalls his first wristwatch. He told reporters that it bore a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles design. “You know, the plastic one with a rubber strap and you flip its head open to see the time?  I think it was Donatello. No, it was Michelangelo,” said the reminiscing James. He wasn’t being a comic. He was in fact launching his […]

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Oberoi Udaivilas: The Best Hotel in India

The Oberoi Udaivilas has been trumpeted as one of the best resorts in the world. The hotel, which looks more like a traditional palace, sits in the in the heart of the historic Rajasthan city. The Oberoi Udaivilas allows a trip back in time during the splendor of the royal era. Inspired by traditional Indian palace architecture, the hotel boast of pointy […]

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Grammy-Themed Cruise Set to Launch Next Year

Norwegian Cruise Line has announced that next year’s cruises will include a concept that will be based on the renowned Grammy Awards. Famous for its freestyle cruising, the Florida-based company is planning the Grammy concept on the Norwegian Gateway, the latest addition to its fleet. The ship will be housing some pieces from the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles for the full […]

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The President Wilson Hotel: Most Expensive in the World

Tucked in the secluded spot around Lake Geneva in Switzerland, The President Wilson Hotel discreetly accommodates the most important and famous people from around the globe. The hotel had once been the lodging for the likes of King of Pop Michael Jackson, former US President Bill Clinton, and former British Prime Minister Tony Blair. The hotel also boasts to have had Richard […]

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