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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The company added that the grand opening ceremony will feature a festive new song, special appearances and a little bit of Pixie Dust to officially open the store to guests.
Pregnant Claire Picken with her impressive cake design on her baby bulge designed by Katie Painter of Pixie Dust Party
Shamed by her own experiments, she meets James (Tom Hiddleston) from Skull Island and realises that Blue Pixie Dust could even help a pirate ship to fly.
She's now a fallen, common fairy -- without pixie dust to save Prince Charming's life.
Then there's a series of presentations--that's where what Dellinger calls the pixie dust comes in: "We invite the deputy mayor and sports stars from the Miami area," to talk with the students.
From an enthralling series that promises more twinkling tales from magical beings, "Elfin Tales" weaves a special blend of traditional whimsey laced with pixie dust with matter-of fact narratives about three dimensional children and adults who are sometimes kind, sometimes not.
He said: "There's only one place to fly when you've got pixie dust on you and that's over Victorian London's rooftops, of course.
Pixie dust helps Tinker Bell fly, while Princess Aurora is sent to sleep for 100 years by a wicked fairy's spell.
flying to Neverland might be as simple as a sprinkle of pixie dust and thinking happy thoughts--but producing a premiere musical requires more than fairy-tale optimism.
Given that they have balanced all that pixie dust with generous helpings of havoc-wreaking ogre action, Spiderwick could cast a lasting spell on a wide-reaching demographic, though it's probably a little too intense for the 5-and-under crowd.
No pixie dust there, yet the result is pure magic--a beverage program that more than pleases both the guest and the bottom line.
The bride carried a round French bouquet of Black Magic roses misted with pixie dust with the stems wrapped in white satin and embellished with Red Lady chiffon ribbon.