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What are Dreamcatchers and how do they work?

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What are Dreamcatchers and how do they work?

Dreamcatchers were traditionally used as talismans to protect sleeping people, usually children, from bad dreams and nightmares. Native Americans believe that the night air is filled with dreams, both good and bad. When hung above the bed in a place where the morning sunlight can hit it, the dream catcher attracts and catches all sorts of dreams and thoughts into its webs. Good dreams pass through and gently slide down the feathers to comfort the sleeper below. Bad dreams, however, are caught up in its protective net and destroyed, burned up in the light of day. Dreamcatchers are handmade out...

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What is psychedelic culture and how to pull off a psychedelic look

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What is psychedelic culture and how to pull off a psychedelic look

Hippie communes and sweeping trends in music, art and fashion started in early 60's when major changes were embraced. Bohemian style, hippie dress and psychedelic wear, this free-spirited fashion clothing continues to remain fresh and creative today. Rejecting the consumerism of mid-century America, youth embraced psychedelic clothing as a creative reflection of the changing culture. Considered rebellious, unconventional and anti-establishment, psychedelic clothing style design can be seen in fur-trimmed vests, wide bell-bottom denim trousers, flowing caftans and floral embellishments, used on both men’s and women’s garments. Characteristic features of psychedelic clothing include intense vivid color and swirling abstract patterns. Hippies...

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What is bohemian fashion and their key elements

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What is bohemian fashion and their key elements

The word “Bohemian” comes from the French word for “gypsy,” and it applies to those who are quite extravagant compared to society. So, to help you understand what a bohemian lifestyle and culture is, expect that most bohemians are artists including painters, poets, musicians, travellers etc. who live that kind of unconventional life. Individuality is expressed, which means the style is as diverse as the individuals themselves. The Bohemian style is the most casual and carefree of the style types. They mostly stick with an earth tone palette—steering towards browns, camel tones, denim, and pieces in rich burgundy and hunter green and...

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