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Hyundai just released a sustainable fashion collection (yes, you read

This corset by Richard Quinn features a floral pattern printed directly onto the airbag fabric. [Photo: courtesy Hyundai]

The South Korean car company is partnering with six leading fashion brands from around the world, including Rosie Assoulin and Public School, to create a capsule collection. These limited-edition pieces will be sold in the London department store Selfridges starting this week, with prices ranging from $250 to $1,450. All proceeds will go to the Institute of Positive Fashion, a research-based organization devoted to helping fashion labels become more sustainable.

Rosie Assoulin’s tote is made from seat belt webbing, carpet fabric, and foam. [Photo: courtesy Hyundai]

The car industry is devastating to the planet in many ways, from the resources required to manufacture a vehicle to the carbon and toxic fumes that vehicle spews once it’s on the road. The industry is fairly efficient at recovering metals and rubber from scrapped cars

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The Real Reason Carrie Underwood Released Her Christmas Album As Early as She Did

When country music superstar Carrie Underwood announced in the summer of 2020 that she planned on releasing her first-ever Christmas album, her fans went wild with excitement.

Considering that most Christmas albums release in late October, the Sept. 25 drop of Underwood’s My Gift was super early.

Here’s why the American Idol champ decided to gift her fans when she did.

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Underwood’s 1st holiday music album

Underwood announced in July 2020 of her plans to release her very first holiday music album, titled My Gift. While she’s performed holiday tunes in the past, My Gift marks her first complete album in the genre.

In the album’s trailer in July 2020 the mother of two revealed how she decided this was the year to release a holiday song collection.

“This year,” she said, “it was just kind of on my heart to do

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Netflix’ “The Crown” Has Released A First Look At Princess Diana’s Wedding Gown From Season 4

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Photo credit: Des Willie

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Let’s face it: winter is coming. But if there’s anything that can comfort us about shorter days and more time spent inside, it’s the anticipation surrounding the release of season four of Netflix’ “The Crown” on November 15.

The new season will introduce viewers to a new love interest of Prince Charles (played by Josh O’Connor): Lady Diana Spencer, played by Emma Corrin. And over the weekend, the network fueled even more excitement about the upcoming season with its release of the first photos of actor Emma Corrin, who plays Princess Diana, on the royal’s wedding day in her iconic wedding dress.

In addition to her humanitarian work, dedication to her children, and graceful composure in nearly every setting, Diana was known for her unique style sensibility, which evolved from demure to confident over the course of her all-too-short life. And while she had

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Amazon Gift Guides and Holiday Toy List just released :: WRAL.com

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Amazon has just released their annual Gift Guides and Holiday Toy List including gifts from Small Businesses, Beauty, Fashion, Home, Electronics and the popular Holiday Toy List!

The Gift Guides are available just before the highly anticipated Amazon Prime Day event on October 13 & 14. Prime members will be able to find exclusive Prime Day deals shared in the gift lists from hot brands in toys, electronics and home.

Each of the Amazon Gift Guides “features a variety of the latest products,” according to the company.

The gift guides for 2020 include the following from the Amazon announcement:

Small Business Gift Guide
This Prime Day and holiday season, connect with local small businesses through Amazon’s Small Business Gift Guide, featuring unique items from toys, home decor, jewelry, and more from U.S.-based small

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