Thursday, January 28, 2010

New Restaurant!

Hey all - A new cheap German restaurant has opened near The Camp in Costa Mesa called
Valhalla Table! I can not wait to try it since it's in walking distance from my pad! Reviews have been decent on Yelp, but I think it is worth a personal try since you do not come across
German restaurants much around here. Check it out when yo can.


Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Bracelet How to

Here is a great tutorial posted on OH SO CRAFTY's blog. This bracelet looks
so lovely and you could definitely replace the pearls with an other kind of bead
if you are not into the pearls!


Sunday, January 24, 2010

Love This Project

I had so much fun using this tutorial on how to transfer a photo into art
on fabric using household items. It was so easy! I made two pillow cases for my husband,
one with Leia's head silhouette and the other with Han Solo's!


Friday, January 22, 2010

Art With Embroidery

I think I am in love! Mimi Love has the most beautiful works of mixed media including the ever so fabulous world of embroidery. I LOVE embroidery!!! Check out
all her many sites listed on her site and pieces for sale at her shop!


Thursday, January 21, 2010

New Mos Def

Hip hopper, Mos Def dropped a new album! Check out the album Ecstatic and
get a list of tour dates HERE.


Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Carry Me Away!

I am absolutely in love with my new purse purchased at ZIA ZIA's shop on etsy! It's
exciting to have a one of a kind handmade purse that was made by this lovely designer
in Tijuana. Take a look at all of her amazing pieces!


Monday, January 18, 2010

Adorn Yourself With Flowers!

I love this easy breezy tutorial on Queenly Things on making felt flowers! You can add them to so many things, but my favorite thing to make is little hair clips for my nieces!


Thursday, January 14, 2010

Yummy Lollipops!

Look how cute this tutorial is at The Decorated Cookie for making lollipops out
of jolly ranchers. Sweet!


Monday, January 11, 2010

Costume Art

I am a HUGE fan of going all out when celebrating Halloween or going to a costume party and this is one of the coolest costume ideas I have ever seen! This girl looks just like
she stepped out of a comic book!!! Check out more HERE!


Sunday, January 10, 2010

I Wanna Hear More!

I'm diggin this DJ Matthew Dear that I stumbled upon while searching music on Myspace. Check out his tunes and make him a friend to get the scoop on tour dates!


Saturday, January 9, 2010

Easy Grommet How to

I recently went to seek out some advice on how to place a grommet on fabric, and this is the lovely "how to" I found that explained it best in my opinion. You can do it easily now too!


Wednesday, January 6, 2010

Oh So Sweet Jewelry!

I just love this ETSY site called Lychee Kiss! Her jewelry is so sweet
and fairly inexpensive. This hawaiian jeweler is one to mark in your


Sunday, January 3, 2010

Easy Bird Bath

I have had a big terra cotta pot sitting in my yard for awhile now, so I thought I would take THE NEW GREEN's blog advice and turn it into a bird bath! So easy and so much less expensive, as they can cost a ton! You can even buy great Terra cotta paints at craft stores if you want to freshen up that pot!


Friday, January 1, 2010

Let's Start With Something FREE!

I found this FREE downloadable 2010 calendar via Craft Gossip and designed by Gleaux. Just load into printer with some card stock, print, cut, punch a hole in the top of each piece, tie a ribbon through all, and hang! Yeah, a beautiful calendar for the new year!