I’m Blogging For Quirk Books!

Is Mercury in retrograde, or is my life operating under Murphy’s Law?  Technological issues have been playing havoc with my piece of mind.  But.  There is good news.  I have a post up at Quirk Books!  These are the amazing people who brought you William Shakespeare’s Star Wars and Pride and Prejudice and Zombies.  So, click on […]

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Halloween In Your Closet: Alice In Wonderland

“But I don’t want to go among mad people,” Alice remarked. “Oh, you can’t help that,” said the Cat: “we’re all mad here. I’m mad. You’re mad.” “How do you know I’m mad?” said Alice. “You must be,” said the Cat, or you wouldn’t have come here.” ? Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland Dress: ASOS […]

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Sweet Links

This week I have been decidedly uninspired.  However, I have put together a list of rather fabulous links to make up for the lack of posts this week. Amy Poehler’s article for The New Yorker is a short and sweet tribute to part-time jobs. I’m loving these opal inspired nails! How cute is this dress. […]

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Fall Books and Movies

Embrace the return of autumn and curl up with these fall books and movies!

There is a decided crispness to the air, and the trees are tinged with orange and red.  Fall can be so beautiful, although I am easily distracted by the thought of Christmas just around the corner.  While I may have started watching Christmas movies, I am still in the mood for fall.  I like the […]

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Friendship

Yesterday I met up with a dear friend from college.  We laughed and shopped and ate the afternoon away.  I think it is impossible to find a day better spent than a day spent with a friend.  So, here’s to friendship! While friendship jewelry used to be confined to the children’s department, there are now […]

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Links à la Mode: The IFB Weekly Roundup

Fab Fantasy October, for some of you that means HALLOWEEN! Oh yes, the one holiday that used to be just for kids, now a major highlight for adults (my Halloween costumes are way more ornate/involved as an adult than as a kid!) Anywho… on the heels of Fashion Week, Halloween posts are starting to filter […]

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Why Don’t You…?

Check out Star Wars Reads Day? Celebrate Pizza Month with homemade pizza? Give yourself an astronomically accurate manicure? Start making holiday plans? Relax to the sounds of a coffee shop? Drool over these animal print wedge booties? Make some Harry Potter inspired treats for Halloween? Indulge in a decadent cupcake on Chocolate Cupcake Day? Read Life […]

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October Wish List

This month I would really like more time to get things done, but since I don’t think that is going to happen, I do have a few other things in mind…   Alice by Temperley Heron Print Tea Dress – I love the color of this dress. Eugenia Kim Genie Florence Fedora – I don’t think […]

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Halloween In Your Closet: Doctor Who

It’s the eve of October which means it is time to start thinking about Halloween.  While it can be fun to spend months planning and making your costume, sometimes you need a costume quick.  Sometimes a costume is just waiting to be discovered in your closet. Since it is the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who, […]

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Nom Nom

When I get stressed, I bake, and I was very stressed out this week.  However, the pantry was, also, going through its own crisis and could only offer a random assortment of products for my baking needs.  Following the advice of Tim Gunn, I made it work.  Behold The Pudding Cake.  In the words of […]

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