While November may still be Fall, technically, I've decided to go ahead and create a guide covering both of the chilly seasons. Obviously the two have a lot of the same sort of cold- weather pieces. I've picked ten "essentials" (not that faux fur or rhinestones are even close to being essential in the literal … Continue reading Autumn/Winter Style Guide
Well that took forever. I can't even begin to describe how "over" 80- degree days I was getting. Now I can wear real pants again! And boots and sweaters and scarves and hats and long sleeves and all those other things too, I guess. Below are some some Polyvore sets I made with a few … Continue reading Ready, Set- Autumn!
Hello all. It's been a while, hasn't it? Around three months, I believe. During my brief hiatus, I took care of a great many personal things- moving, working, studying, and attending to a serious health scare. As dear as this blog is to me, there's an appropriate time and place for it in my life. … Continue reading Too Much of a Good Thing
How awesome are these neon & baroque looks from Lulu Frost SS'14?! I am obsessed. If you haven't checked out Lulu Frost before- do it. NOW. Lisa Salzer seriously makes some of the yummiest jewelry I've ever seen.
I've been feeling really uninspired the past couple of weeks to write. A combination of fatigue and offline obligations has kept me from sitting down and really thinking of something to share with you all. I've been told my blog is great because of its photos. By multiple people. Thinks makes me question whether any of my … Continue reading Blogger’s Block
I'm so happy to share with you today the work of Melanie Shelor, the creative force behind Albuquerque- based Laminar. She is a talented jeweler (which doesn't even seem to feel like the right title to use considering the amount of work and intensity that her creative process entails) whose work not only blows me … Continue reading Etsy Spotlight: Laminar
I'm so excited to introduce a new territory phantasmagoria is entering into! Today I'm spotlighting a very talented artist who I discovered on Etsy, and even more exciting- she's local! The talented Amanda Langston is the creative genius behind Osteal; a Seattle-based jewelry line chock-full of unexpected, curious materials and exquisite craftsmanship. Aside from the … Continue reading Etsy Spotlight: Osteal Jewelry
So nothing on today's wish list is anything we could afford. Period. End of story. Today I'm sharing with you my picks from the New York and Paris spring shows' accessories. I would have done Milan and London too but I could feel the carpal tunnel coming on after clicking through the slideshows on WWD … Continue reading Printemps Impatience
Sweater clips. Cardigan clips. Sweater guards. Whatever you choose to call them. These mid-century accessory staples seem to be one of the most forgotten about little adornments. After perusing Chanel and Nordstrom with a friend last week, I saw an adorable clip with the interlocking C emblem in their jewelry case. I stared at it, … Continue reading Clip Clip Hooray
My apologies for the noticeable lack of posts. Moving and getting situated has taken up more time than I expected, and the blog has honestly been the last thing on my mind. Here's just a few quick things I thought were blog appropriate and shareable. If you follow me on instagram or have me on … Continue reading Stuff N Things