InterContinental Los Angeles Revamps Guestrooms And Suites Introducing New Room Types And A Fresh New Design
I believe this was especially apparent in the American and Japanese auto industry in which, for two decades, boxy, often extremely conservative designs dominated the market in almost all segments. There have been plenty of exceptions with cars like the Corvette and sleek third gen F-bodies, and Ford was one of the very first manufacturers that embraced the aero look in their mass market cars with the ’83 Thunderbird and of course the ’86 Taurus. But it was the early nineties that saw a sudden, radical change across the whole industry, with the exception of Volvo, with the move towards more sporty, wind cutting and smooth designs like Chrysler’s cab-forward cars or Oldsmobile’s Aurora; and the renaissance of the american auto industry. At least for a short while. The Lincoln Mark VIII was part of that era. I love the sleek, uncluttered, no-bullshit design (looking at you, Lexus and Infiniti), the un-compromised, no-fucks-given proportions. Conversations in Lincoln’s Design Center around 1990 must have sounded like this: Head of Design Lincoln: “Maaan, the hell is dat sheeit, car looks all stubby and shit!” Designer: “You think the car needs to be longer?” Head of Design Lincoln: “Yeahh, gotta stretch that mothafucka.” Designer: “I don’t think I agree, its a 2 door coupe, that’s how they usually look like.
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hhgregg Celebrates Presidentâ€™s Day with Deals Inspired by Americaâ€™s First Ladies – Yahoo Finance
The multi-million dollar project, set to be complete in 2016, brings new accommodation types, including two new suite categories, and welcomes a fresh take on a more modern, luxury California-inspired look and feel. The iconic hotel offers a range of spacious guestrooms and suites to accommodate any type of traveler, all with private outdoor balconies or terraces. As part of the renovation project, the new, expansive Elite Honeymoon Suite is added to the roster of room categories. Perfect for a romantic getaway, the 1,325-square-foot suite features an oversized soaking tub with French windows above that open into the bedroom, offering uninterrupted views, beyond the balcony to the Hollywood Hills.
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Kennedy undertook a White House restoration campaign that ultimately led to the declaration of the White House as a living museum, creating a true place in history for the home of the first family. Other first ladies, like Hillary Clinton, focused on energy, while Michelle Obama made healthy habits her platform and Laura Bush elevated literacy. First Lady Inspired Deals Some of the First Lady Inspired Deals available during hhgreggs Presidents Day Sale include: Apple iPad Air 2 with Wi-Fi 16GB Silver, Gold and Space Grey $449.99 (Savings of $50) Energy Star Whirlpool 4.2 Cu. Ft. Duet Front-Load Washer $799.99 (Savings of $200) Energy Star Qualified 47 1080p LED LG Television $398 (Savings of $300) Omega Mega Mouth 330 Juicer $119.99 (Savings of $80) The survey also uncovered that more than half of Americans plan to make home improvements this year with the kitchen being the number one room in the house that consumers are most looking forward to making over, followed by bedrooms and bathrooms.