Are you itching for a craft? Do you have two to three hours to kill? Got 15-or-so bucks and a pocket full of coupons? Then you’re ready. Steampunk-inspired accessories seem to be everywhere. Anyone who likes a rough or industrial edge in design can appreciate a few gears or sprockets, and my latest project is literally full of them. Okay, dolls, let’s begin!  The … Keep reading…

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Around this time a few years ago, we celebrated my best friend’s graduation at a steakhouse by the river. “It’s a casual place,” she said, so we dressed as such. There was a last-minute venue change, and we did not get the dress code memo. When we arrived, Lance was wearing a plaid button-up with jeans, and I had on a v-neck … Keep reading…

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Hey there, gorgeous! I was asked to share these new Kleenex by Isaac Mizrahi products with you. While I am being compensated, these thoughts and opinions are my own. Now, enjoy! There’s this brief lesson early on in journalism school where the professor reminds everyone of the difference between household brand names and product types. You know the ones… It’s really called … Keep reading…

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I was sixteen when Target launched the GO International line. The collection was by Luella Bartley, I got the cherry pleated skirt (which, let’s be honest, was one of the most bitchin’ items in the line), and suddenly Target was more than that place you go to buy affordable cardigans. Fast forward eight years, and they’re still bringing great designs to the … Keep reading…

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