MIAMI ― Lilly Pulitzer, a Palm Beach socialite turned designer whose tropical print dresses became a sensation in the 1960s and later a fashion classic, died Sunday. She was 81.
Pulitzer, who married into the famous newspaper family, got her Michael Kors Outlet Online Store start in fashion by spilling orange juice on her clothes. A rich housewife with time to spare and a husband who owned orange groves, she opened a juice stand in 1959, and asked her seamstress to make dresses in colorful prints that would camouflage fruit stains.
The dresses hung on a pipe behind her juice stand and soon outsold her drinks. The company's dresses, developed with the help of partner Laura Robbins, a former fashion editor, soon caught on.
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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) ― Late in the third quarter, the game was tied and the Miami Heat winning streak seemed to be in jeopardy.
Then LeBron James got mad. And then the Orlando Magic had no chance. James finished with 24 points, 11 assists and nine rebounds, throwing down a dunk to start a huge, swift run that decided everything and the Heat won their Cheap Michael Kors Handbags 27th straight game by topping the Magic 108-94 on Monday night.
Rep. Don Young of Alaska came under blistering criticism from some fellow Republicans Buy Michael Kors on Friday for using a racial slur to refer to Hispanic migrant workers.
Young initially insisted that he “meant no disrespect” when he used the term “wetbacks” to refer to the laborers who used to work on his father’s ranch.
But after an onslaught of condemnation on Friday, he issued a full apology.
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"I apologize for the insensitive term I used during an interview in Ketchikan, Alaska. There was no malice in my heart or intent to offend; it was a poor choice of words,” he said in the statement. “That word, and the negative attitudes that come with it, should be left in the 20th century, and I’m sorry that this has shifted our focus away from comprehensive immigration reform."
The last chunk of a reclusive hoarder’s multimillion-dollar coin collection sold for nearly $3.2 Michael Kors Shoulder Bags million on Tuesday at an auction in Carson City, Nevada.
Walter Samaszko Jr., 69, died alone inside his modest, three-bedroom house in May 2012. His wealth was a well-kept secret until a cleaning crew discovered a stash of neatly packaged coins and gold bullion in the garage.
An early auction netted $3.5 million in February. On Tuesday, auctioneers sold the second half of the collection ― more than 2,600 coins, mostly gold heirlooms ― in six lots, Carson City Clerk-Recorder Alan Glover told the Daily News.
Blade Runner Oscar Pistorius is free to run ― at least for now.
The double-amputee Paralympian charged with murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp can leave the Michael Kors Crossbody country and participate in international track meets thanks to a South Africa judge’s ruling Thursday.
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“If he is up for Michael Kors Bags Outlet it and qualifies, the world championships will definitely be on the radar,” said Pistorius’ agent, Peet van Zyl, referring to the races in Moscow in August.
But van Zyl cautioned that an announcement regarding when the double amputee would return to the track was not imminent.
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Pistorius will face murder charges of model Reeva Steenkamp.
An Cheap Michael Kors Handbags Michael Kors Outlet infamous murder-spree convict was critically injured in a car crash late Monday night in Michigan.
Caril Ann Clair, 70, of Stryker, Ohio, survived when her SUV veered off road and overturned. She was taken to Bronson Methodist Hospital in Kalamazoo Buy Michael Kors where she is expected to recover.
Martin Sheen and Sissy Spacek portrayed the murderous couple in the 1973 film “Badlands.”
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Her husband and driver, Frederick A. Clair, 81, died in the accident, authorities said.
Clair always maintained her innocence.
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