Posts tagged "funerals"

Cosmetics Brand Illamasqua Hopes To Corner The Funeral Market

I'm sure very few of you are considering what you'll look like at your funerals (those of you who are, you are very creepy). But just in case, Brit cosmetics company Illamasqua has partnered with London funeral home Leverton & Sons to provide makeup looks to take you into the afterlife. Their reasoning for opening…
By: Julie Gerstein / July 7, 2011

Undertakers Design “Gay” Coffins

The gay rights movement has received a lot of opposition from conservatives this year, but other people are looking to sell them stuff. Namely two undertakers in Cologne, Germany, who've started offering coffins for the gay market. And their idea of "gay" coffins apparently consists of $2,300 caskets covered in pictures of mostly naked, muscly…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 23, 2010

Quick Pic: Claudia Schiffer Is Glam, In Mourning

The '80s supermodel was definitely the best-dressed at Yves Saint Laurent's funeral. [Paris, France, 6/5/08]…
By: The Frisky / June 5, 2008

Exotic Dancers In The Afterlife

Cai Jinlai, a man who loved strip clubs, was promised an exotic dancer for his funeral if made it to the age of 100. That must have been pretty good motivation to keep on living because Jinlai died at 103. His son (one of Jinlai's 100 descendants) fulfilled his father's wish by paying about $170…
By: Catherine Strawn / March 27, 2008