Three cheers to The Whistler for their truly inspired Pop-Up Tiki Bar Wednesday night. It’s comforting to know that a reprieve from winter’s chill is only a few pieces of kitschy glassware and an orchid garnish way. Onward to March!
George Washington was the man. Casimir Pulaski was the man who saved the life of that man. An expert horseman, a hero, a reason to seek out a kolache today and listen to some Sufjan Stevens. Pretty nice, eh? Here’s to you, Casimir.
Not really wanting to get out of bed. (Just like his mama.)
I fell in love with this Big Sky Alpaca color palette dreamed up by Purl B Soho. Limey-yellows and neutrals? Mmm, so good. $91 for seven skeins? Ooh, not so hot. I put on my thinking cap, and did a hunt for similar color and construction. Voilà! A Lion Brand cotton switch-out + an add …
Glancing through the post-Globes galleries, all of my trend-spotting and thoughts on who-wore-what-best went straight out the window once I caught this photo of Salma Hayek. No frock or chic clutch can touch the self-confidence this lady put out on the red carpet. That’s one awesome accessory! (And the bow ain’t bad either. Wowwowwheewow.)
My top wedding present purchase for a good part of the last two years has been a state-shaped cutting board from A Heirloom. I have each one customized with the city the couple either met or married in, marked with the shop’s trademark—a wee-little heart cutout. Super sweet, and super special. I’ve purchased an Illinois, …
A busy schedule has kept me away from blogging, but new ideas and adventure are yet to come. Until then, here’s to unicorn heads and cute ceramic animals!
My latest Knit Picks order has arrived! I couldn’t resist adding these Sublime Stitching labels to the booty as it’s so true in Shadeville.