Fairy Dust

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Fairy Dust

A slang term for the final, minor changes before a project, presentation, or anything else is completed. For example, cute images added at the last minute to a PowerPoint presentation are fairy dust.
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Darling Brew Pixie Dust is a Golden Weiss with a citrusy hop.
The real villain of this film is the pirate Bluebeard (Jackman), who snatches up Peter and his fellow orphans in his flying galleon and makes them dig for pixie dust in his Neverland mines.
Tinker Bell is entrusted with a moonstone to make a sceptre, which the fairies will use to restore the Pixie Dust Tree.
Japanese start-up Pixie Dust Technologies, for example, wants to match mid-air haptics with tiny lasers that create visible holograms of those controls.
There is perhaps no clearer illustration of "Pan's" guiding principles than its treatment of pixie dust. In Walt Disney's 1953 "Peter Pan," the story's best-known incarnation, pixie dust is a glowing substance, associated with pixies, that allows lucky children to fly high above the clouds.
State Asks Supreme Court to Drop School Finance Lawsuit, by Kiah Collier - "Money isn't pixie dust" when it comes to improving public schools, lawyers for the state of Texas told the state Supreme Court on Tuesday, arguing an appeal in what has been described as the most far-reaching school finance case in state history.
According to the company, the new store is designed to feature unique elements including a blue Pixie Dust Trail, Magical Trees, Disney Store Theater and Storytelling Neighborhoods featuring Disney, Marvel and Star Wars product statements.
Using "Jake's Never Land Pirate School" App, kids can become completely immersed in Never Land, completing pirate-themed challenges such as Sailing, Pirate Band, Map & Spyglasses and Pixie Dust. The app also enables fans to capture or import a photo to create a personalized pirate face, and the Pirate School Captain's Log tracks class levels completed and Badges of Honor earned so that kids can earn their official Pirate Certificate.
Peter and his mischievous fairy sidekick Tinkerbell visit the nursery of the Darling children late one night and with a sprinkle of pixie dust, begin a magical journey across the stars that none of them will ever forget.
Christina Hendricks voices the leading fairy character, Zarina, who wonders if Blue Pixie Dust comes in other colours.
His fully-illustrated new text goes into greater depth covering a variety of hand-drawn special effects for depicting water waves, splashes, fire, smoke, explosions, and the magical element of pixie dust. A companion website includes footage of Gilland step-by-step animating and lecturing through a special effects scene.