Fun Fact of the Day

Fun Fact of the Day: Candles have been made out of cows, insects, and whales. Tallow (a byproduct of beef fat rendering) was popular in Europe in the Middle Ages, but candles have also been made out of wax gathered from insects and moulded with seeds, spermaceti from sperm whales, beeswax, and various different plants. Candles are now mostly made from paraffin (a solid extracted from crude oil), beeswax or soy.

Fun Fact of the Day

Fun Fact of the Day: Loafers are as old as 80 years – If you think men loafers are a recent fashion statement, you might be surprised to hear that loafers are as old as 80 years! These were first designed and used in the 1930’s in Norwegian. Once they got popular, they were being distributed to the rest of the Europe.