The picturesque scenery of the Italian eastern coast, the Adriatic Sea and the Apennine Mountains — apparently, this is what the pizza with such a romantic name was inspired by. Shrimp and mushrooms on a bed of mozzarella and sauce. Add some squid to enhance the sea part or some fresh crimini mushrooms for the mountain part.
This is an improved version of the Four-in-Hand knot with an additional turn of the wide end across the knot. This turn makes the Victoria knot longer and wider which is good for shirts with wide collars. Take into account that due to its simple structure the knot tends to work loose and will require adjustment during the day. The Victoria knot uses a bit more length of the tie than the Four-in-Hand, which can also be beneficial in case the tie is too long.
Let’s begin a 3D drawing!
If you don't have any previous experience with this kind of picture, we suggest you start with the simplest drawings, for example, a circle.
When learning to draw in 3D, it’s best to use simple pencils with different grades of lead. If you can, acquire a special kit. Soft lead pencils make a darker and thicker line; hard lead pencils a thinner and lighter line. In addition, when drawing in 3D you must sometimes bear down harder and sometimes more lightly.
This hitch is an interesting combination of three loops. The main virtue of the Highwayman’s Hitch is that it can quickly be released with one hand by pulling the working end. After releasing both ends of the rope appear on one side of the object, which helps to untie the knot faster.
The Anchor Bend is actually a hitch: it is used for attaching a rope to an object, such as an anchor ring. It can hold rather heavy loads and doesn’t jam under strain. That is why it has always been a traditional knot for tying an anchor line to an anchor. For additional security pull the knot tight or seize the ends with a twine.
Turn onto your left side with your legs extended and your feet and hips resting on the ground and stacked on top of each other . Place your left elbow directly under your shoulder to prop up your torso, and align your head with your spine. Gently contract your core and lift your hips and knees off the floor; this strengthens your sides and deep ab muscles . Hold for 30 seconds.
Preparatory position: sitting, legs are rested against hand-rail and knees are slightly bent, straight back, chest is rested against a support, hands are holding a handle, then we pull a handle towards waist and we bring shoulder blades together and we strain back, the second hand is holding the exercise machine, then we come back into the preparatory position.
The Half-Windsor is a bit smaller than the normal Windsor and easier to do. It makes a slightly asymmetric triangular knot of medium size that is still suitable for formal events. The knot looks good on all types of collars including an open-collar and is ideal for wider ties of light and medium fabrics.
We are offering you the simplest recipe for an uncooked pizza sauce, which is the basis for most types of tomato-based pizza sauces. When you need a special sauce for a pizza, just add some more ingredients to those listed in this recipe.
This knot is the most widely used because it is very easy to tie and good for ties of all types. It makes a narrow, elongated knot, slightly asymmetric, which isn’t good for wide collar shirts. The knot is rather small on an ordinary silk tie. It looks best on tall men and men of medium height and is also recommended for men with shorter necks: thanks to its shape, the knot visually elongates the neck a bit. Due to its simplicity, the knot tends to work loose so it might require some adjustment during the day. There are several unconfirmed theories about the origin of the name. One of them suggests that drivers of four-in-hand carriages used to tie their ties this way.
The marlinespike hitch is a temporary knot used to attach a rod to a rope in order to form a handle. This allows more tension than could be produced comfortably by gripping the rope with the hands alone. It is useful when tightening knots and for other purposes in ropework.
This knot grips itself tighter than the simple Backhanded Hitch, doesn’t require seizing and doesn’t slip along a pole. This feature allows it to hold securely in situations when the direction of the pull varies. For additional security pull the knot tight before seizing.
The Windsor is the most well-known tie knot for official occasions such as business meetings, job interviews, etc. It’s a large and symmetric knot that looks good on wide collar shirts. Keep in mind that due to its width, the Windsor visually shortens the neck a bit. The knot is rather complicated in structure and might turn out too large on thick ties, so it is recommended for lighter materials. The Duke of Windsor is commonly believed to be the inventor of the knot, but in fact it was invented by the public in an attempt to copy the large Four-in-hand knot on the Duke’s tie, which was made of especially thick materials.
Bourbon & Cola is a 100% American drink. Bourbon, an American corn whiskey, is known for its strong smell and sweet taste. But cola softens its edge and its taste becomes lighter. Bourbon & Cola gained popularity as one of the best cocktails for men.
An elementary knot applied in climbing as a part of the belay system. The hitch is fixed around an object, such as a tree or a carabiner. It is very useful when the length of a rope needs to be adjustable. The Italian Hitch is not very secure and stays tied only under constant tension.