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Do You Really Need $60 Wine Glasses?

Would you pay $60 for one wine glass? Yes, “one,” as in the number. I’ve always said no. I’m all about having easily replaceable, standard glasses that can afford falling victim to rowdy dinner parties. The hand-blown, award-winning Zalto wine glasses from Austria did not fit into that model, especially at $59 a pop. And then, I got married. My registry had three sizes of serving platters, two linen sheet sets, and zero Zaltos. Yet here I am, with the same old sheets and a set of universal...

60 Glasses of Tea: art exhibition inspired by Kurdistan - Old prison in Arbil turned into art expo

(MENAFN - Arab Times) ARBIL, Kurdistan Region, July 9, (Agencies): A joint Kurdish-Danish exhibition in Arbil has turned an old prison into an art expo with the Arbil-based Kurdish artist Asuda Rawandzi, and the Danish artist Lone Bendixen Goulani who will soon be leaving the Kurdistan Region. Goulani said that she has been in Kurdistan since 2003, describing her time in the Kurdish Region as 'rich and inspiring,' she said on her Facebook, adding that the exhibition was her last time in...

60 Glasses of Tea – An Art Exhibition Inspired by Kurdistan

Kurdish artist Asuda Rwandzi poses for a picture at the "60 Glasses of Tea" art exhibition in Erbil on July 8, 2017. Photo: AFP/ Safin Hamed ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – A joint Kurdish-Danish exhibition in Erbil has turned an old prison into an Art Expo with the Erbil-based Kurdish artist Asuda Rawandzi, and the  Danish artist Lone Bendixen Goulani who will soon be leaving the Kurdistan Region. Goulani said that she has been in Kurdistan since 2003, describing her time in...