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The paisley shawl was in fact an imitation of a garment that was brought to the UK from the East India Company in the mid 18th century. The paisley shawl became very vogue but the Indian versions were expensive and in very short supply. The shawls were quickly copied by British manufacturers...

As another New York Fashion Week kicks off anad I cannot forget last season when I meet the lovely people at The Cambridge Satchel company. They brought English Tea Time to the Upper West Side, where I learned about the drama with Zatchels. I was glad to find out that Zatchels had decided not...

While many of us speak of it as a pipe dream, she really did run an Empire and became a symbol of the resistance to the British East India Company. At the tender age of 22, she fought as a key player in an initial rebellion on India's War of Independence in 1857. She died in battle in 1858 –...

1633, Mauritshuis The founding of the French East India Company in 1664 opened Europe to Eastern trade and artistic inspiration. Decorative arts in the Asian style–generically termed "Chinoiserie"–flourished in the eighteenth century, frequently incorporating monkeys as well as pagodas,...

But where did the Yippies get their inspiration? The Boston Tea Party was an early American event where costume was used for political purposes. The Boston colonists rebelled against their controlling motherland England, and the conspired monopoly of the East India Company. In December, 1773,...

The rows of vellum, parchment and regular leather-bound books inscribed in gold – some frayed with years and some restored to look spanking new – are complemented by mounted British East India Company art, mostly rare lithographic prints and aquatints dating between 1750-1930. The...

fashion chain New Look last month, South African billionaire Christo Wiese's investment company took a leaf from an increasingly popular book. Amid a lack of acquisition opportunities on its home continent, Brait followed the likes of retailers The Foschini Group Ltd. and The Spar Group...

As a true tea lover I had to include this gift set on my holiday gift guide, but not just because its loose leaf tea, but because it's my favorite brand of loose leaf tea – Tavalon. I first discovered Tavalon Tea while getting a facial at the Townhouse Spa in NYC that was infused with the...

Have compromised nothing, with 4 flavours to choose from their delicious ice teas use real leaf tea giving you a 'true brew' experience. They're fairtrade, organic, biodynamic with no artificial flavouring & low calories. Drink cold or mix with alcohol to make a unique cocktail. After mixing...

Material: Sirlon, tomato, potato, onionFlavoring: tomato sauce, cooking wine, star anise, green section of the river Mulberry East West Messenger , soyPractice sweet leaf, salt, sugar: 1, sirlon a scalding water to the blood bubble impurities. 2, this is a good thing, after a high-pressure...