More than three years after I first compared Johnny Air Cargo (JAC) with My Shopping Box (MSB) (read post here), the questions and comments still keep on coming. Considering the recent tie-up between GCASH American Express and MSB, as well as some changes with JAC's policies, I thought it best...

When it comes to shopping in the US, Johnny Air Cargo is king of the hill, but after someone commented that JAC doesn't consolidate packages anymore and now charges per package, it became imperative to look for an alternative, and USA2Everywhere seemed promising. First good news is that...

Cargo Jeans Just made popular in the past year, cargo jeans are a manifestation of a past style that was made from another material (most often cotton or polyester). Cargo jeans include extra ‘padding' or pockets which mostly rest on the side of the hips and the front, near the pelvic...

Alternatively, let aesthetics alone guide your choice – you have to look at it all day, after all. "Moonphases, which follow the moon in evolution, and worldtimers, in which you can read various different time zones on a single dial, make for the most handsome choices." Certina is better...

Chardonnay is an accessible white wine for beginners. A gentle wine, fruity, with smoky touches. You'll look impressive selecting a random Chardonnay from the menu to compliment your seafood, you can't go wrong. Pinot blanc is a bit similar to Chard, with a sharper, crisper tone. A bit dry,...

These are lake crabs, harvested along the Yangtze River delta and the eastern Chinese coastline. These delicate little crabs actually do have hair on them! A muff (yes, muff) covers the outside of the claws while whiskers shoot out of each leg, hence the name "Hairy Crab!" And the...

Chris & Katie from Lovetripping have one cardinal rule for beginners – do not use porn as a teaching guide for your first experiences with bondage. "Remember that porn is not real and the actors are often doing just that, acting. Use it for inspiration not imitation." Keeping an open...

Here is a beginner's adidas YEEZY guide to Kanye West's ongoing partnership with adidas Originals. Below, we cover the history and background of the collaboration, before outlining some tips to help you buy YEEZY sneakers. After West's public fallout with former collaborator Nike, the...

BigCartel & Online Stores: Another relatively old-school model, a number of Supreme resellers operate out of DIY online stores set up via BigCartel and similar services. No Apologies, for example, is an Australian-based online store that often gets hold of very rare old pieces, as well as...

So what can you do to make the transition a little easier? Below are a few tips to help beginners ease their way into the fantastic world of color! Products mentioned today Products: MAC Macroviolet, UD Rockstar, UD Ransom, UD Mildew, UD Stash, Eyeko Skinny Eyeliner in Emerald...

 

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