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What most people fail to get is that it takes much more than just paint in order to successfully change the color of your wall. There are some specific tools that should be used, and rules that should be followed if you want your wall to look like it has been painted by a professional. Keep on reading this article as we guide you through the tools and rules on how to paint your wall like a pro.

Prepare the wall

Carmencitta MAgazine - Paint your wall like a pro 2Search the wall for any nail holes. And try to cover them by patching them with a spackling compound. Moreover, it is better to find one that has a built-in primer. This way, you will not have to prime the small dent before you start painting. Once you locate the dent, apply a tiny amount of the spackling compound and put it as tightly as you can against the wall with a specific knife. However, if you do not do that, you will end up with big spots that are slightly raised.

Prepare the Paint

Carmencitta MAgazine - Paint your wall like a pro3Once you decide which color you want your wall to be, and get a bucket, you should use your paint can opener in order to remove the lid. After that, make sure you stir the paint very well. You should stir it every time it’s left for more than 15 minutes because the paint separates as it sits.

Start Painting

Carmencitta MAgazine - Paint your wall like a pro4Use a strong, Roller that has a good quality. It needs to not flex on the wall. Moreover, the roller cover depends on the smoothness of your wall; the thinner the roller cover, the smoother the wall should be. Additionally, you need an extension for your roller so you can paint the whole wall. Moreover, you have to use an angled brush to paint around edges. After you are done, wipe away any mistake you have made by removing any unwanted paint spots by using a good quality rubbing alcohol.

 

The World’s Most Expensive Perfumes

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Ever since the Earth first existed, natural fragrances and perfumes have been around. However, it is not until 1800s, that human kind had the capacity to create perfumes as we know them today. In fact, a good perfumer is someone who is considered to be two things: a chemist and an artist. Moreover, a perfumer is specialized in mixing chemicals with other ingredients in order to create the most beautiful layered aromas. In our days, both men and women wear cologne and perfume. In fact, it is a luxury market that people expect to hand over a large amount of money. Here are the most expensive perfumes in the world.

DKNY Golden Delicious Million Dollar Fragrance Bottle – $1 million

Carmencitta MAgazine - DKNY Golden Delicious Million Dollar Fragrance Bottle 1In 2011, DKNY released a golden bottle of perfume that has the shape of an apple, and that costs 1 million dollars. In fact, the bottle is crafted with 14 karats yellow and white gold, it has 183 yellow sapphires, 2,700 white diamonds, a 1.6-carat turquoise Paraiba tourmaline from Brazil, a 7.18-carat oval Cabochon sapphire from Sri Lanka, 15 vivid pink diamonds from Australia, 4-rose cut diamonds, a 3.07-carat oval cut ruby, a 4.03-carat pear shape rose cut diamond, and a 2.43-carat flawless vivid yellow Canary diamond adorning the cap.

Carmencitta MAgazine - DKNY Golden Delicious Million Dollar Fragrance Bottle 2Clive Christian No. 1 Imperial Majesty Perfume – $12,721.89 per ounce

This perfume got the Guinness Book of World Records title as “the most expensive perfume in the world”. In fact, it was released in 2005, when the company released only 10 bottles of it. Moreover, the fragrance is just a Clive Christian No. 1 bottled in a very fancy package. The whole bottle contains 16.9 ounces of perfume and is crafted by Baccarat, adorned with a 5-carat white diamond on the neck and surrounded in an 18-carat solid gold collar.

Carmencitta MAgazine - DKNY Golden Delicious Million Dollar Fragrance Bottle 3Baccarat Les Larmes Sacrees de Thebes – $6,800 per ounce

In fact, this perfume is expensive for both the smell itself and the bottle it comes in. it contains a blend of amber, jasmine, rose, Egyptian cassie, as well as myrrh and frankincense to evoke the smell of the Middle East.

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