Fashion, Featured, Halloween

going batty: bat-themed accessories for spooky ghouls

I’m a fan of pumpkins, and I’m terribly fond of skulls, but out of all the spooky symbols, my heart truly belongs to bats. There’s something about a bat silhouette that’s so evocative of all things strange and unusual. And real live bats are such sweet, helpful creatures – they eat the bugs! Ever since I put up my DIY bat wall last year, bats have become something of a calling card for me, so as the season of spookiness arrives, I wanted to pull together a round up of bat-themed accessories. These piees are perfect for adding a touch of ghoulish glam to your look year round, but especially at Halloween!

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Jewelry

pinup in a pack subscription box: september unboxing

The time has come again to peek inside this month’s Pinup in a Pack box! This monthly subscription box comes with a surprise selection of 3-4 curated retro accessories perfect for pinup gals. I’ve been a subscriber all through…

Fashion, Featured

transition your wardrobe like a boss | summer to fall

The leaves are changing, the temperatures dropping…it’s decorative gourd season, motherfuckers! Where I live, it can feel like it’s summer one day and fall the next, which makes it difficult to know what to wear. Thus: the transitional wardrobe!…

Food & Drink

the jell-o diaries: peachy berry mold

There’s something about me that says, “Give this woman vintage cookbooks.” My mom, my friends – when people see old cookbooks, they think of me, and I couldn’t be happier! One of the most prized pieces in my collection…

Fashion

bad bitch aesthetic: debbie jellinsky

Being bad doesn’t mean you can’t look good. This new series is meant to honor the villains, antagonists, and all around bad bitches who rock their wicked style. There’s no denying that Morticia Addams provides peak Aesthetic inspiration for…

Thoughts

five facts you may not know…

Who’s ready for a long weekend? I definitely am – I do enjoy traveling and attending conferences, but these events can be shockingly tiring. Since I’ve worked every day since Saturday, I’m looking forward to having three days all…

Beauty

makeup on the go for traveling glamazons

At the moment you read this, I am on a trip! I’ve already admitted that I’m terrible at packing, but there is one aspect of prepping for travel that I do feel pretty confident in: makeup. As someone who’s…

Beauty

fantasy colored brows: fleek or fail?

I’ve lived my whole life with my eyebrows mismatched to the rest of my hair. My brows are several shades darker than my natural hair color, so it never bugged me too much that my brows didn’t match my…

Home

midcentury living room inspiration

Exciting news: I hit my savings goal for my new sofa! I’ve been using an app called Digit that automatically saves money for you…in addition to general “rainy day” savings, you can also set up goals to save a…