North west corner of Yonge and Dundas - this building has a Forever 21 in it now
Chinatown (Chinese: 多倫多華埠) is an ethnic enclave in Downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada, with a high concentration of ethnic Chinese residents and businesses extending along Dundas Street West and Spadina Avenue. First developed in the late 19th century, it is now one of the largest Chinatowns in North America and one of several major Chinese-Canadian communities in the Greater Toronto Area. There are approximately six Chinatowns in Greater Toronto.
❥ This project can find the locations of all people in a building just by looking at it~ The Visibuilding program has a really ambitious goal: find everyone and every weapon inside a building from the outside.
One of nature's most interesting plants, this lovingly crafted Nasturtium has it all - 261 leaves, 21 flowers, and 18 buds, all in a beautiful 10" hanging basket. $125.00
Fort Ross, California. Fort Ross is a former Russian establishment on the west coast of North America in what is now Sonoma County, California, in the United States. It was the hub of the southernmost Russian settlements in North America between 1812 to 1842. It has been the subject of archaeological investigation, and is a California Historical Landmark, a National Historic Landmark, and on the National Register of Historic Places. It is part of California's Fort Ross State Historic Park.
The sensitively-named Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum opened for business in 1864, the largest hand-cut stone masonry building in North America, possibly second the world after the Kremlin. It was designed following the Kirkbride plan to house 250 lost souls, and reached it's peak in the 1950's with 2,400 inmates--err--patients. Changes in attitudes forced its closure in 1994, devastating the local economy of Weston, West Virginia but it is now open for tours. Photo by Jeff Milsteen.
A lovely hidden garden atop a derelict building at the corner of Filopoimenos and Riga Ferraiou streets in Patras, West Greece.
Little Portugal is a neighbourhood and ethnic enclave in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It is located west of downtown in the "Old" City of Toronto. Little Portugal is a residential area predominantly. The largest ethnic group are Portuguese and numbers of Portuguese storefronts are located along College and Dundas Streets, giving the area its name. There is a fine stock of mid-century homes.
It starts with this: put your desk in the corner, and every time you sit down there to write, remind yourself why it isn’t in the middle of the room. Life isn’t a support system for art. It’s the other way around.” -Stephen King (born September 21, 1947) is an American author of contemporary horror, suspense, science fiction and fantasy fiction. (P: Jill Krementz)
I bought this T from Forever 21 boutique in VA/USA for a friend of mine... When I saw this T, it reminded me how she'd expressed me her love for his boyfriend (now her husband and the father of her kid:) but I didn't give this gift to her, I don't know why, I guess because I thought that she might have don't like it and not wear it... anyway, I wear it now, but by remembering my friend...
Since 1997, the building sitting at the corner of 6th St. and Howard St. in San Francisco, has been a sculptural mural. The piece
This White Coober Peddy Australian Precious Opal is cabochon cut in the form of a lozenge. In a clean and understated mount, the solid Opal is flanked on each side with a .15 carat brilliant cut, round VS-SI1 G-H Diamond. It measures approx 18mm north to south on the finger x 7.50mm east to west and is 3.70mm deep. It is set with 4 corner carriage claws, as are the Diamonds. Mount is 14K white gold, claws 18K. Superb!
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This particular dinner party, beautifully executed by the talented Moira Events, captures everything great in this world: outdoor dining, wonderful wine and grilled (make your own!) pizzas, with fabulous toppings no less. Now that the weather has finally turned the corner, the though of dining al fresco has become less of a dream and more…
Agashiyan by Sanjay Puri Architects. This will be the highest building in a predominately low-rise neighborhood that has been designed with 95 degree Fahrenheit weather conditions in mind. Note the carefully placed terraces facing mostly north, with a few facing east and west.
The Fort Worth Flatiron Building - The Flatiron Building is located in downtown Fort Worth, Texas, at the corner of Houston and West 9th streets.
This is the inside of a strawbale art studio in West Virginia...nice and curvy...that we built entirely with workshops and sweat equity by the owners. And historic cob buildings in the UK are mostly rectangular. So deciding on the optimal material for your natural building has more to do with where you are...ie, your climate...than it does with what you want your walls to be shaped like.
Quote: "Found this unnamed but recognised it as a Jaycemade guitar - a guy building guits in australia..not sure where. Has a FB page though. Verry cool stuff."
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Metro Diner, at Broadway and West 100th Street, is a family-owned diner located on the ground floor of a historic three-story wooden clapboard building built in 1871. It has been in business since 1993.
on the table
This is literally like having ten games in one pack. It has three sets of cards. Prefix cards, Suffix Cards, and Word Building Cards for Root Words... $
Upper Kaghan. It is a jewel among the many beautiful valleys in the Mansehra District of Hazara in the North West Frontier Province of
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COOL IDEAS!! THIS SITE HAS TONS OF THINGS TO KEEP IN MIND WHEN BUILDING A HOUSE
A Medieval European style castle built by Ralph W. Dundas beginning around 1915 in the Catskills (NY). Construction ended in 1924 but several years later Dundas died and it was never completed or occupied.
The abandoned Dundas Castle now lies hidden on a sprawling 964 acres of forestland in Roscoe, NY,
The #abandoned Dundas Castle now lies hidden on a sprawling 964 acres of forestland in Roscoe, NY,
In photography, hot spots are located at the intersection points of the dividing lines in the rule of thirds. There are four hot spots possible. This photo has both simplicity and hot spot highlights. It has a nice background and friendly colors, but it also is in the bottom right corner.
Tips for building reading stamina in Kindergarten! WOW... This blog hop has TONS of amazing ideas I can use right now! BOOKMARK
I found this photo on an abandoned board.The glass doesn't appear to be broken and it looks clean.It leads me to believe that this building is still being used.Perhaps the plants are a part of the design.Please leave a comment if you have any information on this building.Okay this building is in fact being used and is in Barcelona.
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Love the little magnetic basket in the corner with word cards in it for the kiddos to use. This post has TONS of ABC center ideas:)
Culinary Institute $5 Veggie Pasta Pie | The Dr. Oz Show - Each serving in this pie has 360 calories and a whopping 21 grams of protein – and it can feed your family for under $5! Serve warm or cold.