Pumped Up Kicks: Spotlight on Eclectic Goods

Being part of a fandom usually means that you’re always looking for ways to express it, half to show your undying allegiance, and half to subliminally weed out other fans in daily life. Nothing beats that feeling of wearing something from your favorite franchise and having someone stop you and say something like “hello sweetie”…

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DIY: Something Old to Something New

Having to purchase plain black heels for work takes all the fun out of shoe shopping (well, almost), and then with a simple change of dress code, they’re no longer necessary. They sat, collecting dust, at the corner of my closet while I kept telling myself that one day I’d wear them again. After a…

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DIY: 3 Clutches in 30 Minutes

So New York Fashion Week is over and the holidays are right around the corner, making the hunt for the perfect versatile clutch like finding the perfect shade of red lipstick (you know, the one that’s not too orange and not too pink). Instead of spending hours jetting from outlet mall to multi-level department store,…

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Nerds on Polyvore: The Sequel

Not only do I absolutely love comics and pop culture, but I also love fashion and style. Polyvore lets me experience both things at once, so I can design sets and collections inspired by my favorite things! The first Polyvore collection I posted was inspired by some of my favorite comic characters, so this collection…

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DIY Stormtrooper Nail Art

Just when you thought you found every way to express your Star Wars love… Some may consider painting their nails more of a royal pain than the royal treatment, but having a neat mani/pedi can boost your confidence and give everyone the perfect conversation starter! (Plus, who wouldn’t want to start a conversation with a…

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How to Rock the Chalk

Every once in a while when I see a phenomenally vibrant hair color, I think to myself and wonder why I’m not daring enough to boldly go where no hair has gone before…then I face palm as I remember it’s because I have a job that clearly states in the handbook that hair color must…

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DIY Spring 2014 Trends

Not everyone has an endless supply of green presidential flashcards or a genie in a bottle to grant wishes, so when it comes to a new season’s trends, learning a few tricks can go a long way. By visiting your local craft store, consignment shop, and yard sales you can update your entire wardrobe from…

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DIY: Comic Book Shoes!

With Comic Con season already upon us, I needed something cute and fun to wear that would help me sport my love of comics while doing interviews at all of my favorite conventions. There were so many to consider between brands and superheroes, but after deciding that I’d eventually craft at least 4 or 5…

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Youtube’s Best Makeup Tutorials

Hours of TLC’s show “What Not to Wear” will make you feel like putting together a complete look head to toe may not be so hard…until you try to even out your liquid eye liner seconds before you have to leave for work. That’s when you notice your shirt has wrinkles, your nail polish is…

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