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Start with a Taste of Memphis box, which features flavors including red velvet, Bluff City barbecue, penny candy and spiced whiskey.
THIS VALENTINE’S DAY, REACH FOR A BETTER BOX OF CHOCOLATESDANIELA GALARZAJANUARY 31, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In 1989, 63-year-old Barbara Bush wore a blue velvet and satin gown by Arnold Scaasi, who said the new first lady was suddenly “the most glamorous grandmother in the United States.”
AMERICA DOESN’T NEED INAUGURAL BALLS. BUT THERE’S SOMETHING LOST WHEN THEY DISAPPEAR.ROXANNE ROBERTSJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Fabric upholstery can be plush, cozy, and inviting and can range from soft velvets to simple linen.
THE BEST FABRIC ARMCHAIRS FOR YOUR LIVING ROOMPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMJANUARY 6, 2021POPULAR SCIENCE
It woos you with aromas of jasmine and honeysuckle, then hugs your palate with velvet.
THIS SAUVIGNON BLANC TASTES LIKE A SPLURGE, BUT DOESN’T COST LIKE ONEDAVE MCINTYREJANUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
This year, Schreurs’s velvet sack is packed and his boots are shined, but when he goes on his dozens of appointed Santa rounds in Olney on the weekends, he’s doing outdoor visits and traveling in his bright red Toyota 4Runner.
MARYLAND’S MARATHON-RUNNING SANTA CLAUS WITH A CAUSE IS DOING ZOOM AND OUTDOOR VISITS THIS YEARCATHY FREEDECEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Round her neck depended from a black velvet band, strings of diamonds of great size and magnificence.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
The quiet of the deserted building incircled the little, glowing room as the velvet incircles the jewel in its case.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
The walls were covered with silk and velvet hangings, ornamented with gold fringe, while rich carpets were spread underfoot.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
If we get 17 rounds per gun per day for the 18 pounders and 4.5 howitzers we shall indeed be on velvet.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
For young ladies, at home, ribbon or velvet are the most suitable materials for a head-dress.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY

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