“Is the spring coming?” he said. “What is it like?”… “It is the sun shining on the rain and the rain falling on the sunshine…” ―~Frances Hodgson Burnett On a foggy day in Blowing Rock,NC I went out with Paul Cory Photography and captured some Spring inspired magic. It wasn’t exactly shot in a garden…although…… Continue reading The Secret Garden
I hadn’t been to the mall or REALLY shopped for myself in forever. April hasn’t been the best month for me mentally so yesterday I took a day to myself and just had fun all on my own. I bought lots of stuff that makes me happy…that’s dangerous! Sephora: Tarte Tarteist Pro To Go Palette…… Continue reading April Retail Therapy!
I started looking into getting free stuff in the mail right around the time I had way too many subscription boxes. I was enrolled in Ipsy, Glossy Box and Sephora Play! and I kept basically getting the same stuff over and over. I had way more mascara than 3 people could use in a year.…… Continue reading How I get Free Stuff!
“It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen.” This photoshoot around downtown Winston-Salem,NC with Julie Jackson was so much fun! She is an amazingly beautiful as a person and photographer. Her and her assistant (aka her hubby) are so great to go out and adventure with. She has such…… Continue reading Under $20…Steampunk Inspired Costuming!
I remember a few years back when two versions of the same character had been announced in the Super Hero movie universe. It’s all fun and games until they release photos of a character….that’s when the internet comes in. #notmy…. whatever, Omg I thought he would be taller…she needs to be thinner….why aren’t they…all the…… Continue reading Under $20 Cosplay :Quicksilver Days Of Future Past
I like my cosplay characters to be a little different. I am inspired by everything from the pop culture of no to the styles of old. Victorian inspired Mary was fairly easy. The main elements are her easily recognizable hat and color scheme. As per usual,we are also trying to keep this cosplay under $20!…… Continue reading Under $20 Cosplay : Mary Poppins!
In my world I get commission requests for so many variations on Disney princesses. Some people want to throw down a grand…some want to keep it under $100. Well,I have a game I play against myself,a challenge if you will,to see what I can accomplish (for my own costumes) for under $20.00 I won’t deny…I’m…… Continue reading Under $20 Cosplay : Victorian Inspired Ariel