Nailin’ It (Awesome Spring Nail Art Ideas)

  You know what’s kind of cool? When you get fascinated by something you don’t usually get fascinated with. It must be that cool. Perhaps it’s some geeky gadget or a video game if you’re a girly girl or amazing looking pumps if you’re somewhat of a tomboy. For me right now, it’s nails.

Vintage Art Nouveau Champage Ads

Although I haven’t consumed a bottle of bubbly in a long time due to avoiding sugar, I can’t help but share these wonderful Art Nouveau advertisements from the 1890s-1910s! Most of these are by the iconic Alphonse Mucha and some are from other wonderful artists such as Henri Privat-Livemont (above photo). Which one is your…

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Kuma: Book Clutch Project

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Recently, we’ve talked about and praised handmade artists on Etsy for their creativity and lack of much deserved attention. Today, I’ve got something special to introduce to you—Kuma, the book clutch! Made by artisan Mari Ojasaar, Kuma is a handmade leather clutch made to look like a vintage book. A famous quotation or a phrase…

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Winter Wearable Art Deco: Historical Art on Your Sleeves

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If you haven’t read my previous post on Erté, a famous Art Deco artist and fashion designer, feel free to poke around! Art Deco is a style of art originally from France from after World War I in the 1920s up until before the outbreak of the second World War in the 1940s. If you…

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