Friday, November 7, 2014

HandmadeMN Fun Friday Finds ~ Manly Movember

By Mara of  Dragonfly Adornments

November is Movember. It is the manliest of months. Dudes across the world will be giving up the clean-shaven look and opting for a rougher, gruffer, manlier look. While sporting this look, they are showing their support for men's health.

If you are looking for additional ways to be more manly, we have masculine handmade and vintage items in local MN shops. 

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  • Albert Einstein had a moustache for over 50 years.
  • Groucho Marx for many years wore a fake moustache of greasepaint on stage and film, then grew a real one later in life.
  • In 1967, The Beatles gave away cardboard mustaches with their album Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.
  • The world's longest moustache is believed to be a 14ft monster belonging to Ram Singh Chauhan of Rajastan, India, who regularly massages it with mustard and coconut oil to keep it healthy.
  • Women are more attracted to men with moustaches. Fact.
  • In a deck of cards, the King of Hearts is the only king not to have a moustache.
  • A one month old moustache is capable of holding approximately 30ml of liquid or around 10% of a glass of beer before leaking its contents down the face of the owner.
  • Salvador Dalí published a book dedicated solely to his moustache.
  • In Eureka, Nevada, USA, it is illegal for men who have moustaches to kiss women.
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