The Plaza Hotel is the Coveted Venue for NBC’s ‘Today Throws a Wedding’

Following a search for the perfect wedding venue, NBC has selected the legendary Plaza Hotel as the venue of choice for this summer’s “Today Throws a Wedding.” This historical New York landmark will be the wedding reception location for one lucky couple. The wedding be live on “Today” from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on July 15th. Make sure to set your Tivo! As any girl knows, the Plaza Hotel is often spoken about as the ultimate wedding destination. After having watched Bride Wars and having heard and read so much about the Plaza, I can’t wait to see an actual wedding take place there. Who doesn’t remember Catherine Zeta Jones and Michael Douglas’s extravagant wedding held at the Plaza back in November 2000? The Plaza was first opened in 1907. The hotel recently went through a massive $400 million dollar three-year restoration, reopening in March 2008. Related article: Pimping Out the Plaza Hotel Source: USA Today First Photo Via

December 6, 2016

Japanese Man Masters the Gravity-Defying Art of Stacking Coins

Japanese Twitter user @thumb_tani (aka Tanu) has mastered the art of balance. He uses his keen sense of equilibrium to create small, fascinating sculptures from carefully-positioned coins. Although many of us have probably attempted this same sort of coin stacking, Tanu takes these arrangements to a whole new—and totally epic—level. Using a variety of denominations, Tanu creates intricate structures that range in shape and size. Often, he’ll first build a strong base using staggered coins.

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December 5, 2016

Colorful Resin Bangles Let You Wear Classic Art on Your Wrist

Bulgaria-based jewelry shop PAGANE Uniques crafts colorful and bright bangles inspired by well-known works of art. Showcasing the vivid color palettes and striking modernity of 19th and 20th century masterworks—including Gustav Klimt’s glittering The Kiss, Vincent van Gogh’s beaming Sunflowers, and Henri Matisse’s avant-garde Cut-Outs—every bright and bold bangle adds an artistic touch to any look. Each beautiful bracelet is crafted by hand.

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