I have heard a lot of people complaining the past few weeks that their office is doing a secret santa gift exchange this year, and they have no idea what to buy their coworker. So here are a bevy of ideas for gifts in the $5-20 range. A lot of these will also make greatRead more about Holiday Giving Guide Part 1: Secret Santa/Stocking Stuffers[…]
On Sunday I was in Nordstrom and I saw this poster for MAC cosmetics: And I decided that I needed those nails! When I got home, I got to work. I first painted my nails black, and while I was waiting for them to dry, I considered my next move. I could try taping overRead more about Mod Manicure[…]
As much as I hate to admit it, the Holiday shopping season is upon us. Here are my expert tips on getting through everything in one piece. Shop early, shop often. I cannot stress this enough. When I worked retail, shoppers got meaner and meaner the closer it got to Christmas. If you really thinkRead more about Pro Tips: Surviving Christmas Shopping[…]
When I was little, every year we would have an advent calendar for Christmas. I thought I had outgrown the tradition, but then I saw this at Sephora: It’s an advent calendar filled with miniature nail polishes! i’m pretty sure I need this! The calendar contains 20 polishes and 4 different color mixes of theirRead more about Want: Ciaté Caviar Mini Mani Month[…]
Now is the time department stores start sending out their Christmas catalogues. For the most part, they’re filled with good, if somewhat generic, gift ideas. However, there are exceptions. All of the items on this list should, under no circumstances, be bought for anyone you have any sort of affection for. These are all realRead more about Christmas 2012: What Not To Buy[…]
I feel like when I moved here, I was so insecure and unsure of myself. The gay community here in Seattle has been so welcoming and encouraging, I owe you gays so much. Without you, I wouldn’t have the confidence to be myself, much less the confidence to start my own business. A few weeksRead more about Election Night[…]
How amazing are these Valentino heels? I’m pretty sure I need them to live.
I spent the better part of the day making velvet panels to cover the bald parts of my corset. Anyway, this being Halloween, I finished my work and went out with my friends. Here is my finished Dita von Teese costume: More detailed photos to follow later. Happy Halloween!