Friday Favs #2

Howdy Howdy Howdy! How have your weeks been so far? Are any of you feeling a little rough from too much green beer yesterday? I had a lot of fun celebrating yesterday, but not just my Irish heritage. I was busy celebrating my 7 year anniversary of proposing to my now husband, Mister Meanie. Isn’t…

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Gift Guide | Crafty Cuties

ok, here goes my last Gift Guide of the season! There is just enough time to get these crafted gifts ordered and in the mail to you come xmas time! This list is full of talented people, many of whom I feel fortunate enough to call friends! I am so proud and impressed constantly by…

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Caturday #12

  Today’s Caturday is brought to us by the creative design studio duo  ( Ma + Chr ). Based in Paris, they specialize in art, graphic design & interior design. I’m totally in love with the retro portrait mash up of these lovely kitties with gorgeous eyes and the seventies-esque print feel! Happy Caturday! pinterest // instagram // facebook // beaucoo // bloglovin’ // tumblr // plus fashion bloggers

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Friday I'm In Love #21 // Vivian Maier

I finally was able to attend a screening of Finding Vivian Maier at my favourite local theatre, The Rio. I’m really happy to finally have seen this.  I’ve been in love with her photos since I first saw them a few years ago.  When I found out about the documentary, I was really excited and…

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With Starry Eyes

I’ve been promising myself to finally start rereading The Mist of Avalon and I finally picked it up last week.  I just love this book, it makes you look at things around you like they are a little bit more enchanted. Rune Guneriussen is an installation artist who makes fairy rings and other otherworldly displays…

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Eastside Culture Crawl – 1000 Parker St.

This weekend was a lot of fun as it was the East Side Culture Crawl in Vancouver! It’s a really cool event, a ton of gallery’s and artist studios open their doors for the weekend to the general public so we can get a peak into their work spaces and ongoing or completed projects.  It…

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Good tattoos don't happen in kitchens

  When I was younger I had terrible taste.  Most of us do. All I knew is that I wanted to be covered in tattoos.  I was gothy and I thought spider webs, bats, moons & stars were the shizz. Okay, I still do, but I don’t want crumby stamps of them all over my…

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Wishlist Wednesday: Oct 30th, 2013

I usually pine over clothing for my Wishlist Wednesdays.  Last week I went all crazy cat lady (OK, I’ve only done 2 entries into Wishlist Wednesday BUT, they were both fairly centred on clothing)  So, this week, I’m gonna go a little nutso for art! I love, love, LOVE art!  That statement doesn’t really hone…

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Is it ok to copy a tattoo?

Is it ok to copy a tattoo or art by a tattooer you are a fan of? Imagine you come up with a really great concept for a new piece.  You’ve done your homework, found an artist you really love, pitched the idea and booked the appointment.  You trust your artist with your idea and…

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