tchotchkes


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tchotchkes

Promotional items such as baseball caps or mouse pads distributed at high technology trade fairs and exhibitions.
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earn next to nothing, and neither his gift shop full of hideous polka-themed tchotchkes nor his regular pizza delivery runs have done much to bolster the Lewan family savings.
it takes on a different connotation, in the sense it's women creating tchotchkes on the side of the road, not mobile payments or Wi-Fi routers that are really changing the nature of the economy of their communities and moving the needle forward.
More than tchotchkes and trinkets, these trophies 'signify progress,' she explains.
Once he ascends, Lenny renames himself Pius XIII, but he might as well have gone with Donald II: Brash, vindictive, and self-obsessed, he bullies his rivals, asserts his singular greatness, and demands that the church buy back some gilded tchotchkes that his predecessors, in a good-faith effort to economize, had sold off.
In the live version, which premiered at the Kitchen in New York in 2010, Moulton's alter ego Cynthia, a hypochondriac introvert with a wild imagination, mimes and dances in front of projections of mountains, forests, and her wacky home, which is decorated with a Himalayan rock-salt lamp, a yoga mat, a crystal pyramid, and other assorted New Age tchotchkes, self-help gizmos, and pharmacy sundries, and plenty of pastel-patterned fabrics.
Another exception covers the tchotchkes, boots, paintings, recipes and other stuff that would make for a wonderful museum of strange mementos Texans give to their leaders in tribute.
In lieu of tchotchkes that usually get trashed after a show, BitTitan will be donating $10 to the Doctors Without Borders charity per each booth attendee, along with conducting thrice daily drawings for a cash raffle up to $1,000.
Trays are like rugs on a piece of furniture; they anchor a collection and make your favorite accessories look less like tchotchkes.
Tchotchkes increase not only revenues but a company's brand awareness and customer base.
Over 800 vendors have set up in the parking lot around the stadium, selling vintage and antique collectibles, including everything from kitchen and home wares to clothing, accessories, furniture, estate jewelry, comic books, toys and, of course, tchotchkes of every imaginable sort.
The backdrop is vintage Bernard: a hodgepodge of hockey memorabilia, pictures with cultural elites such as Pedro Almodovar and Norman Mailer, and tchotchkes acquired over a lifetime spent traversing the arthouse scene.
I buy prints and special editions from artists, I pick up tchotchkes, I commission sketches.