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The Omhu Holiday Gift Guide.

We like to give things that help everyone in the family! 1. For The Windbag Pack of Stop Talking cards. Enough said. 2. For The Life Of The Party  The Govino Thumb Notch wine glass. Pack of six. 3. For The … Read More

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“Business-idé? Bedste webshop til det globale grå guld med skavanker”

We wanted to share this wonderful post with you. Written by Dorte Toft, an IT analyst, freelance journalist and author at the Danish newspaper Berlingske Business. Yes it is in Danish, but to all of us Non-Danish speakers we suggest to try … Read More

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Life, Interrupted.

  One of the earliest blog entries we wrote at Omhu was about Aimee Mullins, the athlete, double amputee and model, who redefines our notion of beauty.  In 1999, she modeled for visionary British designer Alexander McQueen, walking down the … Read More

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Pretty challenging

Britain’s Missing Top Model is a reality TV show that recently started airing on BBC America and is causing a lot of talk – exploitative reality TV or challenging people’s notions of beauty? The BBC (which is publicly funded) putatively … Read More

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Beautility

“Pure, unadulterated beauty should be the goal of civilization” said Rowena Reed Kostellow. “Beautility” – where beauty meets utility – is an essential civic utility that sustains our life form like water and health care. This bell made by Swedish … Read More

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