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Tuesday, November 17th, 2009

Sunday, November 1st, 2009
I have recently come to terms with the fact that I have a horrible, horrible addiction to accessories. I don't mean regular, grown up jewelry with real silver or gold and gems and whatever. I mean silly plastic jewels and rings with gigantic parts on them. Feather headbands and plastic barrettes. Hats, too, recently. I can now say that I own more than one hat! And scarves! With the impending Winter I've recently gotten into wearing scarves. However, I've also become really pretty poor lately (probably partially due to the accessories obsession, to be completely honest) so I thought I'd try my hand at some DIY projects now that I've completed my latest huge one (wedding aside...we're pretending that doesn't exist for now.) So here are a couple for you:

Tuesday, October 20th, 2009
Fun stuff happens on random NOLA trips!

Friday, August 21st, 2009
You know the new season of Project Runway can't start without me blogging something about it!

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2009
Phoenix - 1901 Passion Pit - Better Things 1990s - You're Supposed to Be my Friend Emiliana Torrini - Jungle Drum Passion Pit - Sleepyhead The Unicorns - I was Born (a Unicorn) Phoenix - Lisztomania Matt & Kim - Yea

Thursday, June 18th, 2009

Wednesday, June 10th, 2009
Who is the fucking band on that Bacardi Mojito commercial??

Wednesday, May 13th, 2009
Banksy installed some pieces in New Orleans nearly nine months ago, and there was word that many of them were already being covered up. BUT, as it turns out, there is still at least one left!

Wednesday, May 6th, 2009
So I got the newest issue of Elle yesterday...

Friday, May 1st, 2009

Tuesday, April 14th, 2009
So like...I haven't blogged in forever, and last time I did it was pretty lame. But certain things have been preventing my online, life. It's my last (real) semester, and even though I'm only taking 9 credit hours it's been pretty hardcore. As I type, there are two projects I shouold be working on--one, a ten-to-fifteen-pagepaper on a department store I'd never even heard of before having it assigned to me, and the other a location analysis for the boutique of a lace designer who is impossible to get in touch with....

Friday, March 20th, 2009
I guess I couldn't be considered a proper Project Runway fan if I didn't jump on the bandwagon and mention Kenley Collins' recent arrest, would I?

Wednesday, March 11th, 2009
Project Runway is the only reality show I've ever really gotten into, and since it's gone I've found a temporary replacement reality show. No, not American Idol.

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2009

Wednesday, February 25th, 2009
Okay so I hadn't posted in a little while and I had these big fantastic ideas about making up for it by posting some fun Mardi Gras stuff: talking about parades and king cake and whatever else. I even had a video set up to share! I spent a ridiculous amount of time trying to first get it off of the recorder (it's not like I'd never done videos before! I just couldn't remember how all of a sudden) and thennnn all this time trying to upload it directly from Youtube with the program it came with, and thennnn when that didn't work I finally figured out where on my computer went and uploaded it manually by myself. Then there's this waiting period where it has to be put live, which is why I'm talking about it today instead of yesterday.

Wednesday, February 11th, 2009

Friday, February 6th, 2009
My entry today was going to be my top 5 list of style role models, but in the search for good pictures of each of them, I got totally sidetracked and ended up just looking at pictures of one. So today, I present to you #1

Wednesday, January 28th, 2009
You know what I really hate about being white and living in one of the most redneck states in the country? The fact that random strangers think that I will happily engage in racist conversations and laugh at their racist jokes. I know this sounds like it would be an uncommon occurrence, but I swear it happens rather often.

Tuesday, January 27th, 2009

Saturday, January 24th, 2009
Brett and I had a super busy day and I took a bunch of pictures which I now have to resize because they're all like 3000 pixels wide and I'm pretty sure you don't want to deal with THAT. So I'm going to keep this post as short as possible so I can get to resizin' for that one.

Thursday, January 22nd, 2009
I guess I'm at this early twenties age (I refuse to consider myself to be in my mid-twenties until later this year when I am officially "mid-twenty") where I have a lot of friends and family who are in relationships, but not yet married. This makes it really awkward when they announce that they are pregnant.

Saturday, January 17th, 2009
Wednesday was also the day of my haircut. I know I just got one two weeks earlier, but um..I hated it already. I also got Brett to dye it red for me (it has been black for the last year or so, brown or blond before that....I haven't had red in a few years, I think) and I realized yesterday when I put on a headband that it looks like the girl (android, apparently?) from that anime The Big O...

Tuesday, January 13th, 2009
...but it's totally fine

Friday, January 9th, 2009

Thursday, January 8th, 2009
I always know when something new has come out about Jeffrey Sebelia, or when reruns of Project Runway are on, because everyone ends up getting here by searching "jeffrey sebelia wife" or "jeffrey sebelia mustache" or "jeffrey sebelia cassandra church" and I feel a little bad that my blog doesn't actually offer all that much to help you with your search...other than that one time I met Jeffrey in Little Tokyo and posted that picture of me with him and that awesome mustache.

Wednesday, January 7th, 2009

Tuesday, January 6th, 2009
This is sort of a cop-out post

Monday, January 5th, 2009
This is going to be a short post, because I have seven hours before it's time for work, so I need to get some sleep.

Sunday, January 4th, 2009
"Dude. We pee side-by-side all the time. I don't see what the problem is."

Saturday, January 3rd, 2009
Day 3 for NaBloPoMo and it's 11:49pm. Barely made it!

Friday, January 2nd, 2009
"first, no tagbacks. me five dollars. Third...write some random stuff about yourself. Fourth...don't tag anybody else because seriously, this was supposed to be way easier than it was and finally...send me five dollars."

Thursday, January 1st, 2009

Thursday, January 1st, 2009
Does anyone else find it fascinating that the kids nowadays are watching the same cartoons our grandparents probably saw when they were kids?