Have you ever wondered why mermaids wear a clam shell bikini top instead of, say, a blouse? It's because the salt in the ocean water collects on clothing and then crystallizes, and after a while that blouse would look more like a salt sculpture than an article of clothing. Show More Summary
Israeli artist Sigalit Landau soaked the dress in the salty sea for three months, to stunning results.
It's worth its weight in salt
Twisted wedding dress inspiration, anyone? Israeli artist Sigalit Landau's series Salt Bride documents the transition of a black dress that spent three months submerged in the Dead Sea. SEE ALSO: ASOS has sent someone another pair of...Show More Summary
A photo posted by Marlborough Contemporary (@marlborough_contemporary) on Jul 27, 2016 at 6:41am PDT Israeli artist Sigalit Landau has created “Salt Bride“, a remarkable underwater photo series that shows the amazing transformation of a traditional early-20th century, traditional Chasidic black dress as it steeped in the hypersaline waters of the Dead Sea since 2014. The […]
Salt crystals not only changed the color of the dress, but added hundreds of pounds to its weight.
Israeli artist Sigalit Landau submerged a black dress in the Dead Sea in 2014 as part of an eight-part photo series entitled Salt Bride. Every three months she would take a photo of the dress as it gradually become covered in salt crystals until, two years later, it was completely coated in white. Show More Summary
I don’t know about you, but the real reason I don’t drink sea water isn’t the salt – it’s all that fish pee. I don’t even like swimming in the ocean; it’s basically one giant toilet for fish and the unfortunate mammals who haven’t evolved legs yet....
With all that salt, maybe Solo should think about pursuing deep sea fishing.
Chris and Amber's Old + New Renovated Home (Image credit: Monica Wang) There is nothing more glorious than jumping into the water on a hot summer day, and while the crispy hair, dry skin, and faded swimsuits are more than worth the relief that chlorinated or salty water provides, they can be avoided by following these 14 tips. READ MORE »
If you pulled a muscle working out, your grandmother probably told you to take a bath in Epsom salt. First, you may be wondering, what exactly is Epson salt? It is not the same particle as the stuff you sprinkle on food or Dead Sea salt. Show More Summary
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Pair your grilled summer corn on the cob recipe with one of these vegan butters. What’s corn on the cob without a rub of garlic, a touch of butter, and a dash of sea salt? For vegans, the butter part can get a bit iffy. However, the buttery taste is […] The post The 3 Best Vegan Butters (Plus 3 Recipes!) for Your Next Grilled Corn on the Cob appeared first on EcoSalon.
The mystery of why most of the most powerful lightning on Earth happens over the oceans isn't solved, but a few of the usual suspects are no longer in custody. It's possible the increased presence of salt in the atmosphere plays a r...
(Image credit: Oleksandra Naumenko/Shutterstock) If you've taken a trip to the beach recently, you know first-hand the magic that natural sea salt can work on your skin and hair. It's a wonder ingredient at home, too. Just try out one of these natural house cleaning remedies and recipes from around the web. Show More Summary
Every summer Leigh LeCruex heads back home to Nova Scotia and the sea to make memories with her daddy. The post This Old Salt: Lobster Fishing With Daddy appeared first on The Good Men Project.
After restaurateur Suzi Sheffield moved to Atlanta in 2012, she took up a new hobby: blending her own seasoned salts, with flavors ranging from lavender to pink peppercorn to mushroom.
ATLANTIC CITY — The Trump Plaza Casino and Hotel is now closed, its windows clouded over by sea salt. Only a faint outline of the gold letters spelling out T-R-U-M-P remains visible on the exterior of what was once this city’s premier casino. Show More Summary
Last week I reviewed Oriza L. Legrand's Villa Lympia, a seashore-themed perfume with Belle Epoque-styled packaging. This week I'm continuing my summertime theme with Kalastyle's Swedish Dream Sea Salt Soap and Hand Creme, two body products...Show More Summary
Step One: Make the Pie Dough You can use just about any recipe, but I use a modified version found in Deborah Madison’s Vegetarian Cooking for Everyone. 2 cups organic flour 1/2 teaspoon sea salt 8 tablespoons cold unsalted organic butter...Show More Summary