Hitting Refresh

I am hitting the refresh button today. Taking a fresh look at what’s in my inventory and where the holes are. In particular, I am looking at ever-popular Second Life subscription “boxes” like Luxe Box (FD: the only one I participate in) and others. Is Second Life moving farther and farther away from a la carte to mostly event/themed/packaged shopping?… Read more →

Both Sides Now

As the snow continues to fall here in Boston, I sit quietly listening to Joni Mitchell. You know the song from Love Actually, where Emma Thompson’s character unwraps a Christmas gift from her husband, and it’s not the necklace she saw him buy? That went to his secretary -_- I have always loved the song Both Sides Now so very… Read more →

My Minimalist Friday

There’s something to be said for a minimalist Friday, particularly at the end of an exhausting work week AND a major blizzard. Oy. My minimalist Friday includes a simple chignon from Tableau Vivant. Hello, my beautiful bow. You should be named Gillian. However your name is “Bow updo.” /rekt Cozy Comfort Coupled with a cozy, comfortable sweater and structured tweed… Read more →

On a Roll

I’ve been a little bit on a roll blogging lately. I’m really enjoying one or two new items here and there, while revisiting older inventory. It really makes blogging more fun – and Lord knows, we all need to find fun. I recently discovered that Mudskin has what I assume is a sale going on, because every single LeLutka applier… Read more →

Opposite Day

On Opposite Day, we celebrate (?) an unofficial holiday when every action is modified so that the meaning is negated. Kind of like living in the United States these days -_-  For my Opposite Day, I am wearing a see-through dress, pink hair, and pasties. I am also wearing almost nothing that would be considered a new release 😮 That… Read more →

Good Bones

My grandmother always used to say, “as long as you start with good bones.” She didn’t just mean my cheekbones hidden by baby fat at the time; she meant the “bones” of everything – fabric, fashion, houses, gardens, and especially horses. Good Bones Meaning, as long as the foundation is solid, the rest was immaterial. I am not sure what… Read more →