Lifestyle, Society, & Fashion

America Pickers to Film in South Carolina in 2019

Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to South Carolina. They plan to film episodes of the hit series America Pickers throughout the region in February 2019. America Pickers is a documentary series that explores the fascinating world of antique “picking” on History. The hit show follows Mike and Frank, two…

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New YouTube Show Entertaining and Educating LGBTQ Youth

By Micha Green, The Afro Advocates for Youth, a national non-profit focusing on young people’s sexual reproductive health and rights, is providing fun-filled entertainment packed with a lesson particularly targeting LGBTQ youth, through the new YouTube show “Kikis with Louie.” “Kiki,” a common term used in the Queer community, is normally a conversational session among…

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The Howard University Ooh La La! Dance Line Wins the #RadiantDanceOff Contest

It’s official, the Howard University Ooh La La! dance line reigns supreme, winning the second annual HBCU Dance #RadiantDanceOff Contest presented by The Radiant Collection from Procter & Gamble’s (P&G) leading feminine protection brands Tampax and Always, in partnership with HBCU Dance Corporation, Inc. This year, the Ooh La La! dance line competed against 19…

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From Africa’s Emerging Markets Come Emerging Designers

Michelle Obama is well known for discovering and supporting up-and-coming designers from a variety of backgrounds and cultural influences and bringing them to prominence. From Taiwanese-Canadian Jason Wu to Finnish Teija Eilola to Nigerian Maki Oh, the former First Lady has placed a number of designers on the world stage and catapulted their careers forward.…

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Holiday Movie Night at Hampton Park December 14

Join the Charleston Parks Conservancy for a family holiday movie night at Hampton Park, 30 Mary Murray Drive in Charleston. The event is 4:30-7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14. The movie will begin about 5:30 p.m. The community can vote on the holiday movie via the Charleston Parks Conservancy Facebook page through Dec. 3 (choose from…

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How to Create a Holiday Atmosphere at Home

Creating festive cheer at home for the holidays is easy and fun. Here are some great ways to transform your space into a winter wonderland:   Get cozy: During the chilly holiday season, decorate with comfort in mind. Light the fireplace. Add throw pillows to sofas. Turn off overhead lamps and use soft lighting instead.…

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