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May 29, 2017

What is it?

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Answer here this time tomorrow.

Hint: bigger than a bread box.

May 29, 2017 at 12:01 PM | Permalink | Comments (1)

Chanel Boomerang — What goes around, comes around

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Wood and resin.

Wrote Vanessa Friedman in the New York Times, "In Australia, home of Aboriginal culture and the boomerang, this has not gone down well. Rather, the French brand is being accused of cultural appropriation, exploitation of the underprivileged, and ignorance."

Chanel apologized if it caused any offense but — bottom line (heh) — it's still for sale.

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A snip at $1,325.

FunFact: Back in 2013 Hermès offered a boomerang of its own (below),

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"in java solid palissander wood," for $580.

You could look it up.

May 29, 2017 at 08:01 AM | Permalink | Comments (0)

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