Archive for the ‘I have an opinion’ Category

March 27, 2013 6

Box Cushion Makeover

By in DIY, Furniture, I have an opinion

I did it! I finally did it! I bought this chair over a year ago for only $25 with big dreams of dressing it with beautiful, gray wool cushions. After washing the cushion covers and replacing the foam, we lived with the orange, holey and corduroy cushions for over a year. I frowned every time […]

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March 22, 2012 7

Tell Me About Your Dress

By in Fashion, I have an opinion, Wedding

The thing about being an engaged woman who’s set a date for her wedding is that everyone wants to hear about your dress. They say things like “SO, tell me about the dress,” and “What does your dress look like?”, and “I can’t wait to hear about your dress!” These inquiries started rolling at me […]

January 28, 2012 3

Travel Tips from Someone Who Travels

By in I have an opinion, Leaving the house

There are certainly people who travel much more than I do. However, I like to think I spend more time on planes and in hotels than most people my age. Then again, what I like to think and what is actually the truth are not always the same thing. Let’s just say I travel. I […]

June 18, 2011 0

Sam-Soon

By in I have an opinion, I'm Obsessed

Poor blog, I’m sorry I’ve been ignoring you. The thing is, I’ve been spending all my time with Sam-soon. If you haven’t heard of it, My Lovely Sam-Soon (or My Name is Sam-Soon) is an extremely popular Korean drama circa 2005. And it’s amazing. I cannot thank Chris and Emily enough both for introducing me […]

March 1, 2011 3

Wardrobe and Inspiration

By in Fashion, I have an opinion, Inspiration

[Images: Totokaelo, ornithes, Orla Kiely, Totokaelo.] I recently packed up 3/4 of my wardrobe to sell or donate. It felt great. I haven’t actually hauled much of it out of the apartment yet, but I haven’t gone digging back through any of it either. I realized I didn’t love the majority of the clothing I […]

February 8, 2011 0

For shame

By in I have an opinion, Thrift

There should be some sort of punishment for abusing furniture in this manner. Or for using a sponge to apply paint to anything.

January 21, 2011 0

Jane Eyre

By in I have an opinion, Want

[Images Copyright Focus Features, Photographs by Laurie Sparham] It’s so reassuring to find that movie posters can still be beautiful. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë is one of my top ten favorite novels and I am so excited for this movie. It’s been done before but I have a feeling that this will be the […]