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Lovesick

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“i carry your heart with me (i carry it in my heart) i am never without it (anywhere i go you go, my dear; and whatever is done by only me is your doing, my darling) i fear no fate (for you are my fate, my sweet) i want no world (for beautiful you are […]

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Bitches Brew

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With winter’s full embrace upon us, Wedge & Lever unveils a campaign for an concept project wine and beer brand, Bitches Brew. Calling on the Salem Witch Trials that began over 300 years ago in the dark gloom of winter in 1692, it has an eerie vibe of mysticism, occult and black magic, that make you want […]

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Naked Rebel

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“All I’m writing is just what I feel, that’s all. I just keep it almost naked. And probably the words are so bland.”  ― Jimi Hendrix You know Wine Harlots is all about Naked Rebel.  Rebels Without Clothes? Defiant nude mutineers, count us in. Being naked is being fearless. Being courageous enough to take a leap of faith […]

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What Kind of Wine Drinker Are You?

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“If I didn’t have children I might be more of a lush than I am. I like booze. I struggle with smoking. And I’m a big swearer. I’m trying to rein it in but I do think it’s a nice seasoning of language.” — Olivia Colman Our friends at Wine Folly are asking What Kind of […]

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Red, She Said

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“Red is the great clarifier – bright and revealing. I can’t imagine becoming bored with red – it would be like becoming bored with the person you love.” — Diana Vreeland photo credit: EatonAlive ©2013

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Wine Wisdom from Karl Marx

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“Be careful to trust a person who does not like wine.” — Karl Marx photo credit: Chris Lamphier ©2013

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Wines, Of Course Merely Smile

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“The way to drink a cocktail is quickly, while it’s still laughing at you. Wines, of course, merely smile.” — Harry Craddock Wine Harlots first heard this iconic quote from the incomparable Derek Brown of Washington D.C.’s renowned bars The Passenger, Columbia Room and soon, the eagerly awaited Mockingbird Hill, a sherry and jamón joint, who […]

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Eleonora :: Byam Shaw

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 “Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.” —  Edgar Allan Poe  “Eleonora” Byam Shaw’s illustration for Edgar Allan Poe’s Eleonora in “Selected Tales of Mystery” (London : Sidgwick & Jackson, 1909) with caption “A magic prison-house of grandeur and of glory.”

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