Spooktober Day 14 : Spinelli

Touch me with that and I'll break your arm Just another day at Third street school with the reccess gang. Spinelli is ready for a fight, just like any average afternoon. This was a pretty simple look to throw together, a red...

Spooktober Day 13 : Jessica Jones

Humanity sucks and they don't deserve saving... A super with very little fucks to give is here to drink your booze. Jessica Jones, hell's kitchens favorite alcholic private investigator is a pretty easy look to throw together out of things you probably already have in...

Spooktober Day 12 : Major Motoko Kusanagi

Ghost in a shell Spooktober continues with a black and white version of Major Motoko Kusanagi from Ghost in a shell. This is a decently simplified version of the character and can easily be given more detail with just a few...

Spooktober Day 11 : Coraline

Making up a song about Coraline... She's a peach, she's a doll, she's a pal of mine. Day 11 of spooktober  brings you our favorite little adventurer, Coraline. When she's not following her dosing rod, shes adventuring into other dimensions! This costume is a...

Spooktober Day 10 : Faunus Vulgar

Faunus Vulgar For our 10th day of spooktober, I put my own twist on a speicies from the series "Carnival Row" on Amazon Prime.[not spon] I put together a masked puck look. In the show most of the Faunus Vular species is poor and work as maids in human households, but...

Spooktober Day 9 : Ringmaster

I am your RINGLEADER On the 9th day of spooktober, we bring you the ringleader to your spooky circus. Top hat in hand and hypnotizing garb to boot. Listen to your ringleader and enjoy the show! Stripes, a red tail coat and some extra accessories to pull a ringleader...

Spooktober Day 8 : Monochrome Clown

Just Clowning Around Some stars, stripes and everything silly, throw together a simple clown costume with a few essentials. Keep it simple with a black and white color scheme or liven it up with some of your favorite colors. A big ruff and set of ruffle cuffs really...

Spooktober Day 7 : Angel Aura Quartz

Shine Bright Want to go for something that gives off good vibes this Halloween? Dress as your favorite crystal! I love a good angel aura quartz, they are chemically treated and look like iridescent rainbows in the sunlight. I threw on a silver wig, a holographic...

Spooktober Day 6 : Garden Elf

Come pick flowers Garden elfs love flowers, plants and all the creatures that come with them. Butterflies and humming birds are some of their best friends. This garden elf loves to bring as many flowers with her as possible to have a place for her butterfly friends to...

Spooktober Day 5 : Sirens Call

We were only tryin' to drown her... Can you resist the sirens song? Or will she call you into the water to your ultimate demise? Sirens can be so tempting sometimes. This is definitely a look for sitting and being carried or toted around. The tail is swimmable, so if...

Spooktober Day 4 : Tea Party Fairy

Follow me to Fairy Hollow We are on day 4 of spooktober, let's sprinkle some fairy dust on the situation and create some magic! Would you follow this fairy into a land of wonder? Let's drink tea in pixie hollow, right this way... I threw this look together from things...

Spooktober Day 3 : Catwoman

I AM CATWOMAN, HEAR ME ROAR For the third day of spooktober I thought I would bring you part of one of my favorite female trios, Catwoman! I've done a twist on Poison Ivy in a previous year, so this seemed like a fitting addition. So heres a nod to on of our favorite...

Spooktober Day 2 : Mr. Rabbit

I'M LATE!I'M LATE! It's day 2 of spooktober, we are heading down the rabbit hole to wonderland. I'M LATE, I'M LATE, FOR A VERY IMPORTANT DATE! NO TIME TO SAY HELLO, GOODBYE! I'M LATE, I'M LATE, I'M LATE!  This is a pretty simple look to pull together. Grab all your...

Spooktober Day 1 : Beetlebby

IT'S SHOWTIME! Let's start off SPOOKTOBER with a twist on a classic. Here we have the ghost with the most, a gender bent pop-art version of our favorite, Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice, BEETLEJUICE! I've seen so many different renditions of the classic Beetlejuice look, and...

January Favorites

We made it to February! New year means new go to products! So today I'm going to touch base on a few of my favorite products I've been using in January. These products have been working for me and I am a huge fan of how they interact with my skin. So if...

H E Y 2 0 1 9

Hello earthlings, it’s been a while! I’m starting off this year by talking about something I have been trying for the past few months. After giving this service some time to experience it myself, I can confidently say that I highly recommend getting your...

Victorian Vibes

Grab your most voluminous gown, a corset, big hair, and a waist coat to bring together a Marie Antoinette inspired look that will leave you wanting cake. This is a great squad costume if you want to be a queen or princess with her band of ladies in...

Roll Out

Roller skating at the local rink was such a fun thing to do as a kid, and now there’s way you can do it all grown up too. Like becoming a roller derby babe and getting to skate fast and potentially fall, but all in good fun. So with this look, you can make...

Peace, Love & Good Vibes

Let’s take it back to some chill 70’s hippie vibes that everyone seems to love to bring back as a fashion statement. You can probably pull this look right out of your closest if you have dabbled with the trend this year of bell bottoms, paisleys, loose...

Take me to your Leader

Sending yourself into a distant future might seem like the best bet lately. Since we aren’t quite there yet with the tech that allows us to do so, then I guess this next look will just have to do. Bringing you some future cyberspace babe vibes with this...

Walking a Tight Rope

Feel like you’ve been walking on the tight rope of life lately? Why not make yourself into a retro tight rope walker! This particular look was inspired by the tight rope walker painting in Disney’s Haunted Mansion ride. Granted, you can go in whatever...

Come to the Dark Side

Forget the princess get up this year and head straight for the evil queen you’ve always wanted to be. Make your Halloween sinister and become your favorite villain or better yet, become the evil queen version of yourself and rule the party! This is a great...

Follow Me Down

Follow the white rabbit right down the rabbit hole to get a little twisted with me on this one. We are all mad here, so do you ever wonder what would have happened to Alice if she never made it back out of wonderland? You’d think she’d  lose little bits of...

It’s October 3rd

It’s October 3rd and I’m here to bring you yet another look that you can personalize to suit your spooky needs! You can take this look in a few different directions just by making a few tweaks to it. So if you need a casual costume for a work party but...

Spooky Tuesday’s

Back again with another costume you can alter to fit your needs. If you closet is eccentric enough, you might be able to pull this right out of a drawer or off a hanger and throw together the perfect illusion without even spending any dough! Grab all your...

IT’S TIME FOR SPOOKTOBER!

Spooktober is upon us, and you all know what that means! This year I’ll be bringing you a mix of costumes, makeup looks, tips, tricks and more. If you have any requests feel free to hit me with them on any of my socials -linked at the bottom of this post-...

PEM Playtime

I had the pleasure of meeting up with the lovely ladies of Girl Magic Meets at the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem for a trip through their current Playtime exhibit. This is an interactive art install at the museum that includes a wall full of spinning...

Creative Spotlight : Photowalk Wednesday

The time has come for me to share with you a lovely group of photographers that introduced me to the lovely world of Photowalk Wednesdays! I have been attending these lovely meet ups as often as I can since around November 2017 and have quickly become...

Into the Woods

Last week I had the pleasure of joining Marc Klaus of Marc Klaus Photography and Matt Collamer of BYB Visual Media on a fun shoot in the woods. We shot for both of their YouTube channels, so if you're looking for tips and tricks on shooting, posing and working with...

Your Trial Month is Over

We are well into February this 2018 and that means our trial month for the year is over, so let’s get down to business. If you hit the ground running this year then you’ve probably gotten a decent amount of things going for you and maybe even some sort of plan, and if...

The Garden

I recently had the pleasure of getting to shoot in one of Jaina Cipriano's wonderland-esque sets for her ongoing art project, and it was such a blast. Jaina creates all these extraordinary sets in her studio space to bring you into a world of her making. This project...

Happy New Year!

We are officially a week into the new year and I’m glad to say that it has been a pretty fabulous week to start off the year! I ended my 2017 with a sushi dinner and kissing my sleeping kitten at midnight and proceeding to sleep my way into 2018. Waking up refreshed...

Heist by December Thieves

Last month I had the pleasure of shooting with Stephanie Larsen for the brand December Thieves boutique Heist over on Charles street. Let me just tell you how cozy these garments were, Lana dressed me in head to toe gear. Hats, shoes, accessories and all! Everything...

Manning & Loar

This December an exclusive showing of art will be taking place from the creative minds of Gina Manning and Brittany Loar. The duo has produced a collaborative free-form mixed media ad photograhy mash-up set of images for their exhibit. The project was based on the...

Coroplast, Zip ties & Dragons! Oh My!

Earlier this month I had the pleasure of joining in on creating a large scale art install for a client with the wonderful team over at Rabbit Revolution. The team had been designing and planning for the weeks leading up to the creation of this project, and it really...

Cosmic Unicornz Pop-up Shop

Last month I had the pleasure of attending a pop-up shop soft opening for the lovely babe over at Cosmic Unicornz! A lovely Sunday night in Boston at 333 Huntington with all the glitter, and unicorns you could imagine. With some lovely themed cocktails, tunes,...

All Organic, Herbal Dyes & Amazing Unalome Babes!

You've met the lovely babes of Unalome Designs on this blog before, you got a special inside look at their beginnings and their process! This season they are bringing out some spectacular new designs and color ways to brighten up your fall and winter wardrobe. Their...

Happy Halloween!

Spooktober is at a close and I hope that everyone enjoyed all the looks I brought you this October. Let me know what you want to see next year, I've already got some surprises in store for you! If you created your own versions of anything off the blog I would love to...

Mischief Night!

It's the night before halloween and the dark of the night is bringing out the mischief in all. Get weird and blend in with your surroundings to keep from getting caught this mischief night and dawn a jack-o-lantern-esk look! Paint your face orange and choose your...

Peacock

Shake your tail feather Get with the animal kingdom this Halloween and be a male peacock and shake your tail feathers with this look. I used a lot of blue, teal, black, green and white to achieve this feathery look. Wear this look with an all black outfit and grab a...

Dr Frankenfurter

I see you shiver with antici.................pation. This is a cult classic look from Rocky Horror Picture show of Dr. Frankfurter, that sweet transvestite from Transylvania! Now if you haven't seen Rocky Horror, I highly suggest getting on that and falling in love...

Cheshire Jester

  Here's a fun twist on the usually unusual Cheshire Cat! Since our favorite Cheshire Cat is such a jokester, I figured what better way to spin it than turning him into a jester. You can do this look in either of his color ways, teal and grey or pink and purple....

Galaxy Girl

This look is inspired by Qinni Art on Instagram who makes some really lovely art that you should go check out! This look in particular places a galaxy across your face, kind of like a freckle constellation. The colors I used were teal, purple and dark blue to create...

Stitched Together

This is a bit of a Frankenstein, Sally and Bride of Frankenstein inspired look. Essentially I wanted to look like my face was put together from a selection of other creatures faces. Hence the plethora of colors, you can do this to the other exposed bits of your body...

Lisa Frank

Throwing it back to one of my favorite childhood memories of buying and using all of my Lisa Frank stationary at school. So i figured bringing one of the rainbow cheetahs to life would be a great tribute! So for this look i used purple, yellow, peach and white to...

Film Noir

Want to go colorless this halloween? Become a star straight out of a black and white film era with this fun look! Pick the proper all black, white and grey outfit to pair with your makeup look. Start by painting your face and neck with a grey body paint, contour with...

Swamp Thing

Did my own twist on a classic swamp thing look. Started off by applying some liquid latex gills and texture, after that dried I applied green all over my face and neck. Then contoured and highlighted with different greens and highlighted over a pair of fishnets to...

Spider Queen

Here is a spooky spider queen look that I put together by request. This is a great look that is glam and also just spooky enough to send chills down someones spine. Wear this red and black makeup look with an all black outfit or a red and black outfit to represent a...

Alien High Priestess

Want to get galactic this halloween? Become an alien high priestess with a few simple steps, start by painting your face your favorite shade of blue. Contour and highlight with different shades of blue and duo-chrome shadows, and add a few markings and symbols as you...

SKAIRIPA

If you have watched The 100 on the CW then you probably have a good idea of who this is, Skairipa. Also known as Octavia Blake of Skaikrew, This is her warrior look from when she's deep in a battle to the death. So if your trying to get into warrior mode this...

Cyborg

Get futuristic this halloween by turning yourself mechanic! Get this cyborg look by lightening your face up with a white or neutral base and draw some strategically placed panel lines that would make up your facial features, I used some blues and teals to create a bit...

Fight Club

This look is inspired by fight club in the sense that looking bruised and bloody on any other day of the year just looks like you were in the wrong place at the wrong time. Come halloween, you can look as bloody as you want and no one really questions it. So grab your...

Stay Frosty

This simple Ice Queen look gives of some really cold vibes, some may even say your giving them the cold shoulder. So get your frost queen on this halloween with some white and blue tones and some iridescent glitter highlight for good measure. Using a glitter confetti...

MY EYE!

OUCH! Talk about an eye sore, had a little accident and ended up with a hole in my face. Its all fun and games until someone bleeds, so grab your fake blood and get spooking! I created this look with some liquid latex, cotton pads, and tissue paper and a fake blood. I...

Come to the Dark Side

Don't get sliced in half this Halloween, come to the dark side with this Star Wars classic! With just a little red and black face paint you can achieve this look in a flash. I did a femme ish take on our beloved Darth Maul by adding a black wig, don't forget your sith...

Bozo the Bloody Clown

Happy Friday the 13th my little style explorers! I brought out a bloody clown look today because well, why not. I used liquid latex and tissue paper to achieve this ripped mouth look, lots of creme face paints and of coarse fake blood. You can pair this with your...

May all you bacon burn!

This fire demon look was inspired by the character Calcifer from Howl's Moving Castle. I love his sassiness and who doesn't love playing with fire. So this look was based with red, topped with a black lip and a strong wing and finished off with a fiery wig. I suggest...

Save the Bees

This is an AHS Cult inspired look today. If you haven't seen the marketing for this season of American Horror Story, I highly suggest taking a peek at their phobia themed promo work. I put my own twist on one of their posters by doing a nice chunk of honey comb on my...

#Valfre Basic Witch

This is a recreation of a character from one of my favorite artists over on instagram, Valfre. If you haven't checked her out since the last time I did a Valfre look last year, I highly suggest checking out here art. So this is her basic witch character, a lovely...

Melting Pop Art Zombie

I loved the pop art zombie trend thats bringing more colorful and vibrant zombabes out into the spooky halloween world. I paired my green and teal zombie look with a long red wig to play with colors some more and even added some light up holographic cat ears for good...

Undead Cleopatra

We have all seen the generic cleopatra costume that you can get at any party store, black wig with blunt bangs, big gold jewelry,  and a simple white dress, well here is a twist on the traditional cleo look. I paired a silver blunt bang wig with a bit of a post...

Glampire

Here is a twist on the usual vampire look, instead of just looking extremely pale and undead, I brought in a glam element with a vampy red and black smokey eye and some nice dark red lipstick. The usual well places blood from a recent meal and a cheeky nose bleed for...

Neon Skulls

Wanna get spooky with a twist this halloween? Put a neon spin on your favorite skull makeup, here I did the bottom half of my face in neon green and black, paired with a green and black smokey eye. If you are going bar hopping this might be fun to do, or maybe even...

Merbabe Vibes

Another magical creature for all you magical astronauts, get your merbabe on with some colorful contouring and a pair of fishnets. This look is easy and fun to achieve, add a wig to complete the look and wear your favorite mermaid inspired outfit out on the town. I...

Unicorn Princess

Since everyone has a slight unicorn obsession thats trailed through out many trends this year, I figured why not make myself into a unicorn princess. This was pretty simple, a few rainbows, some magic, you know the usual makeup bag essentials. I used my rainbow...

Crybaby

Sad witch vibes coming at you in a pop art comic type of way today. Achieve this look by creating a bunch of dots on your face, accompanied by some strategically places lines and don't forget your tears. This is a great look for any last second costume fiascos because...

Wonder Woman

"I will fight for those who can not fight for themselves." -Wonder Woman   It's Spooktober day 2 and I am bringing you a comic wonder woman for any of you super hero lovers. This look paired with some red white and blue will set you up for a radical halloween...

Welcome to Spooktober

This year I'm doing things a little bit differently, I will be bringing you a new costume makeup look every day this month to hopefully inspire you to get creative this year! So to kick off Spooktober we have the simple but popular look of your typical Kitty next...

Fall Tour with Lola Lynx ~ Part II

This 2 weeks ago we threw down in Minnesota at Gustavus Adolphus College for their welcome weekend. Upon landing in Minnesota we ended up at the Mall of America to grab some food and explore a bit before we headed to our hotel for check in! The Mall of America was...

Halal Guys Boston – NOW OPEN

I had the pleasure of attending the Halal Guys Boston Grand opening yesterday, the service was quick and the food was delicious! If you haven't heard of the Halal Guys, they are an amazing street food chain that started as a hot dog cart in NYC 25 years ago! They have...

Fall Tour with Lola Lynx

I've had the pleasure of joining IExperia Glow Campus on their fall tour, going from location to location to put on a show for all these great attendees. So far we have hit Wisconsin as our first tour stop of the fall for the University of Wisconsin - Platteville. The...

A Closer Look: Kahunakai Swimwear

Reviving this segment with a lovely closer look at Kahunakai Swimwear! A hawaiian based swimwear company that is creating some really great eco friendly stuff, I highly recommend checking them out. In the mean time, read up on how they got started below! Aloha! First...

Post Holiday Weekend Lag

I hope everyone had a wonderful 4 day weekend for the 4th of July! We all know the struggle of having to head back to work and dragging your sunburnt self out of bed to make it into the office on time. Well, today we are bringing you a few tips for some post holiday...

Healthy Festival Habits

We all know that once festival season hits, most of your "healthy habits" end up flying out the window. You forget to hydrate, you have left all of your vitamins at home for the party weekend and you probably didn't even think about eating real food during your...

Not So Beauty Hack

 We have all seen the countless "beauty hacks" all over social media, and I'm sure you have tried a few with out thinking them through. The elmers glue and activated charcoal "face mask" is a popular one that went viral and is actually terrible for your skin,...

Festival Makeup Trends

 This festival season brings back some of your classic favorite festival makeup trends but also some new and experimental ones to try out. The usually "no makeup" makeup looks seem to be a pretty staple look for those more low key festival look, but if you are aiming...

Creative Spotlight: Gina Manning

I'm excited to feature someone I have had the pleasure of watching blossom into the amazing photographer she has become, Gina Manning. Her work is so unique and colorful in the best ways, she can catch the perfect moment in just one second that you can feel radiate...

Festival Fashion

Festival season is upon us and so are all the fun fashion choices that come with it! Weather you are hitting up a local festival or attending a larger scale event across the country, there are a million choices at hand to create your unique festival look! With a few...

Get Shiny!

We are all aware of the glitter trend that's been evolving, from a little accent here and there to full body glitter makeovers. You've got many options for festival season or a night out now that you can be the brightest glitter babe in the room no matter where you...

A Closer Look: GoodDaize

This week I am pleased to bring you a closer look at GoodDaize! If you are looking for a special hood for your festival adventures this summer then you will want to check them out! Enjoy learning more about this brand and its creator! My name is Christina and I am the...

Highlighters Brighter Than The Stars

We have been basking in the glow of every highlighter that has come into our lives since the highlight trend became vastly popular. From individual pans of stardust to full on glow kits, we have such an array to choose from that continues to grow exponentially by the...

Creative Spotlight: John Foster

For this creative spotlight, I am pleased to bring you an interview with an artist that I just can't get enough of lately, John Foster! He makes amazing pieces that refract light in the best way, in shapes that make you feel like you'll teleport to another dimension...

A Closer Look: Dancing Canvas

Today, we bring you a closer look at dancing canvas! A talented individual that specializes in face and body painting. My name is Melissa Drobnis and I am primarily a makeup artist, face and body painter. I created my business Dancing Canvas in 2015. I originally...

Creative Spotlight : Immersion

I am excited to bring you a creative spotlight about a wonderful event I have had the pleasure of attending and experiencing for myself. The event is magical in so many ways, I hope you enjoy this piece on getting to know a little more about the curator and her...

A Closer Look: ReblKitty

We are back with a closer look at ReblKitty designs! A lovely west coast based designer with the will to make everything sparkle! Enjoy getting to know the girl behind the magic! My name is Tonya and my brand name is ReblKitty I'm 27 years old. I just moved my...

Nep-TUNES: Wubson

Today we get to know a bit more about Hudson Eakin, the wild being behind Wubson! Established in 2011, Wubson has been getting the crowds going at places such as Burning Man, Local venues around New England and more! If you get a chance to jump around to one of...

Trapped

 Do you ever feel like sometimes you are trapped between your thoughts and the ability to understand your feelings? Well, you are not alone! We have all been, at one point or another, in this same place in and out of our heads. This may often feel like you're watching...

Face Mask Guide for Earthlings

 Today, let's talk about the basics of face masks! There are a few different kinds of mask you will find yourself trying out, sheet masks, mud/clay based masks and peel off masks! These three are all used for different functions or treatments rather. Sheet masks A...

Nep-TUNES : DJ Eludis

Today on Nep-Tunes we get to know George Redford, the guy behind the sounds of DJ Eludis, Established in 2012, spins tunes at parties along the east coast with Rabbit Revolution and other crews in the New England area! Stalk him on his social media below:...

Skincare for Earthlings

   On my travels, I have encountered many an earthling that knew little to nothing about taking care of their skin. It was almost astounding how many of you don't even use a moisturizer or even a sunblock on a regular basis. I often get comments on how soft my skin is...

A Closer Look : Seagypsy Couture

  I am excited to bring you a closer look at a brand by the name of Seagypsy Couture! A brand bringing out all the mermaid vibes you could ask for. Enjoy this insider with the girls and their company! Our shop is called Seagypsy Couture and we are in the business...

NEP-TUNES : Lucius Natick

Today on Nep-TUNES we get to know Nick White who is a New England DJ who spins by  Lucius Natick; "actually a pseudonym derived from a terrible pun" -Nick. He has been DJing in the area since winter for 2009/2010, he is part of Rabbit Revolution and has a passion for...

A Closer Look: Unalome Designs

Excited to bring you this weeks a closer look at Unalome Designs! This is a great brand filled with wonderfully flowy and eccentric designs sure to please. Meet Katie Egan the creator of Unalome Designs. "I am a Rhode Island based designer and seamstress. Through my...

NEP-TUNES: MFD

Today on NEP-TUNES we get to know Mike F Davis or as he DJ's by MFD, Mike has been in the game since early 2015 post graduating from the Mmmmaven DJ program. He is now a resident for Rabbit Revolution and runs Flight617. He spins house [his true love], top 40, 90's...

A Closer Look : The Bone Witch

Back again for another installment of A Closer Look, this week I am happy to share with you The Bone Witch! I hope you enjoy this installment and come back for more every thursday. Meet Leo Olson of The Bone Witch! "Born and raised on the east coast of the U.s. I...

Traveling Solo

Looking back at the places I've traveled, when, how often and with who, I've realized that a good majority of my travel has been a solo adventure. Having been from the west coast and going to college on the east coast, I had a lot of "going home for the holidays" type...

NEP-TUNES : DJ Venom

Today on Nep-TUNES we get to meet DJ Venom! Established in 1992 officially as DJ Venom, he is known by a few other names prior to that, "Hopefully they will stay buried" -Venom. He is such a great person to be around and he really loves bringing his music to the...

A Closer Look : Cinthy Q

  Today on a closer look, we are getting to know Cinthy Q and her clothing line of fabulously flowing dresses that make you feel like a rockstar and other great designs at an affordable price. Meet Cinthya Quezada, her brand name is Cinthy Q, She is a fashion and...

Fashionably Late

  The show itself was well executed, 3 rounds on 2 levels, with multiple podium stops along the lobby level. Each piece was well represented to the audience and you could really get up close and see the details with the way the models were directed around the...

A Closer Look: Alien Outfitters

Today we get to know the brand formally known as "The Moon Cult" Alien Outfitters! I have mentioned them before on this blog during Spooktober in the past and I know people love what they have to offer. So I hope you enjoy this closer look! Meet Ana, she...

Industry Brunch at Trina’s Starlite Lounge

 I had the pleasure of attending industry brunch this past Monday at Trina's Starlite Lounge with a few friends and I actually had a lot of fun. I plan on going to a lot more brunches this year and this was a great start to that goal! Trina's is located in Somerville...

NEP-TUNES : Kerry Quirk

Today on Nep-Tunes, we get to meet Kerry Quirk! A New England Local DJ that has been in the game since 2003, she owns and runs The OOZE and spins some really great sets. If you have a chance to catch her at a party, I highly suggest getting there with your dancing...

A Closer Look : Cosmic Unicornz

  Excited to continue the A Closer Look series with Cosmic Unicornz. I hope you enjoy this step into a rainbow filled world with this brand! When did you start your business? In December of 2012 I launched my etsy shop with the name Cosmic Unicornz. I had 8 pairs...

A Closer Look : RambleRose

I am excited to bring you anther installment of A Closer Look! Today we will be getting to know more about Ramble Rose, a jewelry brand that really shines in all the right ways. I hope you enjoy getting a closer look at this brand and its fabulous owner, Enjoy! How...

A Closer Look : Michelle Überreste

  With great pleasure, I bring you a closer look at a brand that brings some amazing designs to life and brings you into what feels like a new dimension. The following is a great interview with the one and only Michelle Überreste, Enjoy!     Meet...

Purge Season

Tis the season where most people will cut down their friends lists on social media due to their political beliefs or yours. They will also probably cut out anyone who says anything negative about the holiday season, because "they don't need that kind of negativity in...

Creative Spotlight : The What Collective

With great pleasure, I am bringing you another Creative Spotlight! This time with a crew that I have had the pleasure of working with a few times now and enjoy all of the creativity and artist that make up this great group. If you enjoy experiencing new art, please...

HAPPY HALLOWEEN!

Spooktober has come to an end and what a great month it was. This year I went about things a bit differently and made posts for every weekday of the month instead of every day. My schedule got a little bit hectic to keep up with every single day, but I hope you...

Spooktober Day 20: Are you ready for Femme Freddy?

Let's get into some horror during this spooktacular season of blood and gore. Let's dive in with a feminine version of Freddy Krueger! Sans fedora so bring whatever hair do you want to life, and don't forget your glam side. Regardless, shes coming to get you in your...

Spooktober Day 19: I’m your Other Mother

This isn't even her final form, this is but the first form of your other mother that gains your trust and lures you in with her tasty food and loving nature. This beldam will try to do everything to get you to stay once it is time, but if you say no, she will begin to...

Spooktober Day 18: Poor Unfortunate Souls

That's right, a twist to the usual little mermaid, I'm bringing you the villain, Ursula. These poor unfortunate souls need her help and does she help them? Of coarse she does, how else does a sea witch get her kicks now a days. Let's be real here, between collecting...

Spooktober Day 17: Spooky Scary Skeleton

A classic for this time of year, a masquerade twist on the usual skeleton costume. This can also be accessorized more for an even more glamour type look by adding a sheer maxi skirt or even a bustle to go with the masquerade vibe. You can also paint your face to look...

Spooktober Day 16: Nova The Clown

I brought you Luna the clown earlier this month, so I figured introducing you to her evil twin wouldn't hurt. Today you are meeting Nova, she is a little bit of a hand full, but always down for a good time. Just a note, don't ask about her eye, it's a sore subject she...

Spooktober Day 15: Werk it out!

Taking it back to the colorful and stretchy work out days of the 80's with this one. If you are tight on time then this tight little outfit can be pulled straight from your workout clothes! Grab your brightest pair of leggings, a loose crop top, and a bodysuit if you...

Spooktober Day 14: LSP

For any Adventure time fans out there, here is a simple Lumpy Space Princess costume thats decently quick to throw together. I went for slightly less lumpy, a bit more hipster/trendy Space Princess. Using slightly varied shades of purple adds a bit of variety to the...

Spooktober Day 13: “I’m a Mouse, Duh”

Get weird this halloween with a quick and simple costume that can really be anything you want it to be. I went for a bit of a stanger version of the classic Minnie mouse, but the ears kind of make it obvious what I was going for. The rest of the outfit and makeup are...

Spooktober Day 12: Swiper No Swiping!

Yes, this is a kid friendly costume that you can throw together if you have a family gathering with lots of littles or even a group costume with your smaller siblings when you have to take them trick or treating. This is also a great, and fast costumes for moms with...

Spooktober Day 11: Betty Spaghetty

Talk about throwback, here's a costume based after a toy from the early 90's that you could bend in anyway you wanted. She had bendable arms legs and hair! She came with accessories and different outfits, shoes and all. So why not dig through your wardrobe and throw...

Spooktober Day 10: Stranded Alien

This is a story all about how, my life got flipped turned upside down...just kidding, this is a short story about how an alien such as myself crash landed on this planet with no way back home. I lost control of my ship and we came crashing to the surface of this very...

Spooktober Day 9: Human Disco Ball

Do you want to dazzle your friends and light up a room all at once? This is a great costume to do just that, a morph suit essentially covered in small reflective tiles that simulate the look and aesthetic of a discoball! Just make sure to remember to windex yourself...

Spooktober Day 8: Masked Jester

Quick and easy costume, great for any masquerade parties that might pop up. Grab a friend and dress similarly to confuse your friends as twin jesters. The mask gives you a bit more freedom to be a little more in your face with your character and have some fun with it...

Spooktober Day 7: Fire Pixie

It's getting cold, so why not warm up with your local fire pixie? I hear they are pretty good at manipulating fire in pretty ways. Today you are meeting Lola the fire pixie! When I think about pixies, a few things that come to mind are flowy garments, angles and...

Spooktober Day 6: Lady Fawna

Bringing it back to the old days when wenches walked about, cobblers were afoot and sword forging was all the rage. A medieval time where folk lore of mythical creatures was to be talked of often. Today we bring you Lady Fawna, a Shape shifter, in rare form. She is...

Spooktober Day 5: Sailor Scout

Do you love and miss Sailor Moon and her sailor scouts!? Well now is the perfect time to tune into that and become one yourself! Choose your planet and colors and get ready to fight by the power of the moon! If you can't pull together the whole costume, you have a few...

Spooktober Day 4: Jet Girl

We all love going fast, so why not dress up as our favorite jet enthusiast! Here's an easy way to get the jet girl look, fist grab your favorite pair of distressed shorts and pair it with a fun graphic T shirt. Add an army green or khaki jacket, patches are a plus, an...

Spooktober Day 3: “It’s October 3rd”

Welcome Damian from Mean Girls! In honor of Mean Girls day, She doesn't even go here. The self explanatory scene from the cult classic where Damian is among the crowd, hold up and sunglasses on, ready for the call out. If you want a simple costume for a last minute...

Spooktober Day 2: Woodland Pixie

Meet Wendy the woodland pixie! Wendy enjoys playing with fox pups, collecting acorns and playing hide and seek with the local rabbits. Wendy is a bit shy but loves to explore the beauties of nature. She is also great at getting around the woods in the most effective...

Spooktober Day 1: Luna The Clown

Meet Luna the clown! She enjoys playing games, petting baby animals, playing with shiny things and eating her weight in food. Luna has a very colorful personality that can light up a room and also keep you on your toes. Luna is a little bit of a prankster and has a...

Performance Makeup Tips & Tricks

In my time on stage and in front of an audience I've picked up a few different fool proof tactics along the way. The following are a few to help you further your journey through the makeup world; side quest, performance war paint! Stage makeup: The more makeup, the...

Themed Makeup Looks : 4th of July Edition

 Over Independence Day weekend, while everyone is dressing to theme, covered in as much red, white and blue as possible to show their pride for the country. From flags, to stripes, stars all over, freedom, Eagles, firework prints, even Uncle Sam, and don't forget your...

FIND YOUR STYLE

We have all had our share of getting ready in the dark, to having some type of wardrobe malfunction. As much as we try to forget the embarrassment we've felt, we have to keep it in the back of our minds for future reference. That checklist of: is anything inside out...

UD : Alice Through The Looking Glass Palette

Curiouser and curiouser, this collaboration palette between Urban Decay and Disney is a lovely collection of 20 all new shades. Each of the 5 column is a trippy tribute to 5 characters from the film. The characters are Alice, Mad Hatter, Mirana, Iacebeth and Time. You...

IEXPERIA ADVENTURE VLOG

https://youtu.be/i_3pxLxLDtA   Check out the travel and behind the scenes side of putting on a show with IExperia! They flew me out the day of the show to Boca Raton Florida to perform for FAU Owlfest! There were face painters, food trucks, and plenty of lights...

NYC Vlog | Part 2 | IMATS

https://youtu.be/Ua3sItLOVS8   Hello Earthlings! New videos Every other Tuesday & Thursday && Every other Wednesday Don't forget to hit that subscribe button! Share with your friends! Check out my social media & let's be friends! Blog:...

NYC Vlog | Part 1 | Star Wars Exhibit

https://youtu.be/KILTsqflQ-k Schedule update: New videos Every Other Wed & Every Other Tues/Thurs Don't forget to hit that subscribe button! Share with your friends! Check out my social media & let's be friends! Facebook:...

April Graze Box

This months graze box came with 8 snacks of many varieties. Find out what I got this month below! This is not a sponsored post. If you have ever wanted to try a bunch of healthy, portion sized snacks, I would recommend Graze box. You can choose how frequently you...

IMATS NY

This weekend I will be attending IMATS NYC and I couldn't be more excited to see all of the things it has in store. If you haven't heard about IMATS before it is basically a makeup convention to put it simply. IMATS stands for International Make-Up Artist Trade Show,...

Blackmilk Collection

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-yRKu5MS01c&feature=youtu.be "How much Blackmilk do you own?" This video answers that question that I've been asked one to many times. I have been collecting my pieces since 2010 and have had the pleasure of watching the brand grow...

The Liebster Award

Hello earthlings! I'm elated to tell you that I've been nominated for the first time for the Liebster Award! I’d like to thank the blogger Roberta for naming me. Visit her blog Robshelter.blogspot.it to find out more about her! If you have no idea what the Liebster...

Colourpop Lip Swatch

https://youtu.be/S6EU9_f62K0   This week I bring you the lip products I have collected so far, from the brand I always rave about, Colourpop. This is not a sponsored post. There is a mix or their lippie stix and matching liners, their ultra matte lips and also...

Athleisure Inspired Lookbook

https://youtu.be/cjrGOZE_bJA   This weeks lookbook brings you my take on the popular Athleisure trend. Where people will wear active wear as casual wear and be comfy while doing it. I often find myself in an athleisure loop during the work week and dressing up...

Creative Spotlight : DNA Organic Designs

Today I bring you an interview with a genuinely amazing and immensely creative person I have had the pleasure to meet on this planet. His artwork is unique and one of a kind in every aspect. I highly suggest you check out what he currently has for sale once you finish...

March Birch Box Beauty

This month's Birchbox beauty items consist of the following, in a cute triangle decorated box. theBalm Cosmetics Stainiac - Beauty Queen : A 2 for 1 lip and cheek tint stick. The full size product retails at $17. It has a very cosmetic scent, so if you are more into...

Space Punk Lookbook

https://youtu.be/KhiWJUuZzvI Today you are getting a more creative take on style with my "Space Punk Lookbook". I drew inspiration from a few different types of trends and mushed them together to create the space punk looks you see in the video. I really enjoyed...

Graze Box Sampler

I signed up to try out Graze, which is a snack box of sorts that lets you claim a free 4 snack sampler to try out. You have the choice of getting these graze boxes weekly, bi-weekly, monthly, ect. The price is $11.99 for the 8 snack box and the sampler boxes of 4 run...

Japan Crate Unboxing & Tasting

https://youtu.be/iFxPgzW7yRY   Today I bring you a video of me eating through my February Japan Crate for your viewing pleasure. Check it out, hit subscribe and watch me eat some Japanese snacks! I also got new lighting, so let me know what you think about it in...

Ipsy February Glambag

This month I received the February Ipsy Glambag in the mail and was actually quite pleased with its contents. I retook my quiz to favor more of the products that I had been using more often lately, so I could hopefully try out different options. I felt that I would...

Monochrome Spring Lookbook

https://youtu.be/wHuggHhpXnY This weeks upload is a lookbook to inspire your transitional spring outfits. Every look in this lookbook can be paired with a leather jacket or heavier coat if it is still on the chillier side in your area. I would also recommend pairing...

Birchbox Beauty Unboxing

Hello Earthlings, today I am bringing you an unboxing of my February Birchbox Beauty Subscription. I had originally planned on unboxing the January box for you, but it unfortunately got lost in the mail. The Beauty Birchbox costs $15 to start, and you have the option...

NYX Lip Collection

Today I'm bringing you some swatches of the NYX lip products I have collected recently. I have always been a fan of bold, statement lips and NYX provides me with a plethora of options in that department for an affordable price. So here are some of the lip options I...

Carbonated Bubble Clay Mask : First Impression

Hello earthlings, tonight we tried out a very popular Japanese beauty product, the carbonated bubble clay mask. I ordered mine off amazon for about $10. Click here if you would like to purchase it yourself. This clay mask is a little different than the normal slather,...

Unicorn Tears : First Impression

I recently got my hands on the Too Faced Le Creme Color Drenched Lipstick in the shade Unicorn tears. This shade is a beautiful opalescent, color shifting, blue based color that when blended turns a beautiful shade of light purple. Once all the shimmer wears off, it...

V-day Lookbook

https://youtu.be/soUDI5nKYVE   Hey there earthlings! Today I bring you a v-day lookbook to get you inspired for your special date! May it be with someone of interest or a galentines date that calls for harvesting boy tears. I hope this inspires everyone from...

Body Parts Everywhere

This isn't something I usually broadcast, but this was a pretty neat experience that I thought would be cool to share with you earthlings. My mother has a prosthetic leg, and she had to get her newest one fitted with foam to complete it for daily use. So we took a...

5 Beauty Hacks/Tips/Tricks

Hack #1 Today I was looking for a new body lotion and realized that I wasn't having much luck finding a scent I enjoyed enough to buy. So I figured I would take matters into my own hands, so I grabbed an unscented base body lotion and decided to add my own scent I...

Ipsy January Glambag : First Impressions

I initially signed up for ipsy months ago, but only in the past 3 months opted to get the glambag. To be completely honest, I only opted in to get the galaxy bag, because I may have a slight obsession with space.  I ended up sticking around for another two months...

December Favorites

Hello earthlings, today I am going to talk to you about my December Beauty Favorites. To start I want to mention Colourpop cosmetics. Specifically, their ultra matte lip line, their highlighters and their matte super shock shadows. I personally have the ultra matte...

Winter Boots : Recommendations

With the cold, wet, possibly snowy weather coming up this season, I'm sure that you want to keep your toes as warm and dry as possible. So today we talk boots, and not just fashion boots but also functional, waterproof, and durable boots. I will admit that winter...

MakeupGeek Duo-Chrome Eyeshadow : Review

**This is not a sponsored post** I recently bought my first products from MakeupGeek, after hearing many praises about all of the products from friends and Youtubers alike. So I took the plunge and got my hands on a few of the new Duo-Chrome line that came out back in...

Irresistible Me : Review

**I was gifted this set of extensions from Irresistible me, the following is my honest review on the product I was sent.** Opening the box you receive a parcel that contains a test weft, for color matching. It is important that before opening the main package of...

Happy 2016!

Happy New Years earthlings! I hope you all rang in the new year in a festive way. After having a great night, filled with great people, music and cider, I spent the first day of the year on the slopes! Following through with learning a new skill this year, I continued...

Happy New Years Eve!

Everyone stay safe tonight! Enjoy the end of the year and start the new year off right. Don't drink & drive! Have a DD or call a taxi/uber/lyft/friend/family member anyone that can get you home safe!   Happy New Year!! The Style Astronaut

Merry Sithmas to All

And to all a good night! I hope everyone's holiday was exactly what they wanted. Well wishes to all, next up NEW YEARS!!   The Style Astronaut

Merry Christmas Eve!

Enjoy your night with family, friends and loved ones. Set out those cookies, carrots and snacks for Krampus, I mean Santa...yeah, santa.  Now shut your eyes and let the magic happen! Merry Christmas Eve!   The Style Astronaut

The Eve of Christmas Eve

Tis the night before christmas eve, and all through the house, my kitten is running and batting his mouse. Fairy lights twinkling, hung year around, in hopes that the extra lighting will prevent me from hitting the ground. Snug in a kigu, all nestled in bed, with...

Only 3 Sleeps til Christmas

With such little time left til the day so many have been counting down to, what on earth are you going to wear? Is your family a stay in pajamas all day type of gathering or a get all proper and mingle with extended fam type? Do you even leave the house on Christmas?...

Holiday Cards

After a weekend full of dental work and much needed naps, I'm back with a helpful holiday card guide. I often find people, myself included, writing on sticker tags of bags and wrapped gifts to specify who's gift is who's and what should be going where. Every year I...

Holiday Travel Tips

Are you traveling home for the holidays? Or maybe to an exotic location? Make sure to pack your essentials. Make a list of everything you think you will need and check it twice. Maybe three times to be safe. If you are flying out for the holiday, make sure to pack...

Put on a Festive Face

If you are still deciding how you can do your makeup for a festive night out, try some of the following looks! Products listed below: **this is not sponsored** Gold & Burgandy Eye A look for a warm night with friends, near a fire with hot beverages to keep...

Holiday Cookie Swaps

During the holiday season there are many a party to attend. Some themed, some require a small gift, and my favorite one of all, the cookie swap! These parties usually come with a warning "If you come without cookies, you leave without cookies." Or "cookies in swap...

DIY Gift Ideas

For you slightly more crafty souls, making gifts for loved ones during the holidays may seem like a more heartfelt effort. Whether you can sew, scrapbook, knit/crochet, paint, sculpt, leatherwork, metalwork, or any other artistic skill for that matter, there is bound...

Special Events

Sometimes you have a holiday event that calls for some extra pizazz. From themed holiday parties, to nights out on the town, you have to pick out the perfect outfit and accessories to match. So start with your destination! Are you attending a tree lighting with...

Gift Wrapping Guide

If you need some inspiration for wrapping all those gifts you've acquired for your loved ones, this post is here to help! To start, grab your essentials: scissors, tape, gift boxes and tissue. From there your gift selection comes into play. If you have gifts that fit...

Gift Guide: Secret Santa/Yankee Swap

There will always be some holiday gathering that calls for a "$10 gift for swap" and we all know how frustrating that can get. So this post is to help get you inspired to get something a little different. From secret Santa, to Yankee swap you always need some type of...

Gift Guide: Dad

Bad jokes & endless puns aside, can't forget to get something for dad! Yours, your S.O's, your friends dad, your dads dad, no dad left behind! So start brain storming, what does your dad like? Does he like gadgets, food, a movie or show, does he like cars, the...

Gift Guide: Mom

Looking for something special to get your mom this year? Heck, it could be your significant others mom, or even your friends mom! If you need some ideas or inspiration, this post is here to help. Start brainstorming, what do moms like? What do moms do for fun? Does...

Gift Guide: Pets

Do you have a special animal in your life? Get them something special this holiday season! Today I'm going to touch base on some great gifts for your furry friends. We all see the prepackaged pet stockings coming out during the holidays, but sometimes you have picky...

A Gift to Yourself

During the holidays, some people get so caught up in making sure they get the right gift for everyone on their list, that they forget to take a moment for themselves. So instead of just picking up and extra gift for yourself this year, treat yourself with an at home...

Seasonal Colors

Every season has a distinct color palette that everyone seems to evoke. This winter, muted jewel tones seem to be a big hit. With the color or the year being "Marsala" which is a muted red-brown, burgundy, kind of dull jewel tone. Along side Pantones fall colors for...

Winter Sports

Today I learned how to snowboard. A few friends and I went on a quest, and left mostly victorious. Our group had a 50/50 split of experienced and inexperienced. This was all of our first rides of the season, and for half of us, the first time ever on a board. The runs...

Stocking Stuffers?

Not everyone stuffs stockings during the holidays, but for those who do and need some inspiration, this post is here to help! Now whether your family/friends enjoy useful sticking stuffers or gag gifts for the laughs, you are bound to find something in this round up...

Ice Castles

Last year I had the pleasure of performing with a great group of flow artists at the Ice Castles in New Hampshire. Last month they announced they are coming back to New Hampshire this winter! Today I came across an article that had a great recap video from last years...

The Countdown Continues

Not for what you think, I'm talking about Star Wars of course. Thirteen days until the premiere, and I'm more excited about this than I am about Christmas, to be completely honest. I've personally been trying to control my urges to buy everything Star Wars that I see...

Winter Essentials

I got some great feedback on my base layers post yesterday, so I figured I would do a little round up of more things I use to keep myself warm in the winter! Now that you all know about HEATTECH from Uniqlo.com, that will be your base layer. From there I usually plan...

It's Decemburr

This month is sure to be chilly, so better find more ways to keep warm than just turning yourself into a blanket burrito. Today I'm going to talk about one of my favorite cold weather products for the winter! HEATTECH base layers from Uniqlo, when I first moved out to...

Business Casual?

What is business casual these days? I often see it being portrayed as a blazer thrown over a fairly casual outfit, with jeans even. I've also seen the combination of a dress paired with heels and a blazer, and even leggings being thrown into the mix with a floaty top....

Shopping & Wrapping

    The end of what is now "Black Friday weekend" leading up to "Cyber Monday" I managed to get just about all of my Christmas shopping done. I even managed to wrap everything up, bows and all! I ran a bunch of errands today in my high waisted disco pants,...

Greed?

It's an infamous day of sales, post being thankful for everything you have, to be greedy for everything you want. For getting discounts on things you probably wouldn't have bought if they weren't on sale, because you don't *really* need it. Also a decent day to make...

Gluttony & Sloth

After a day full of gluttony, stuffing your face with as much food as you can get your hands on, and being thankful for everything around you, the sloth is probably setting in. There are always 2 types of people, you are either getting ready to nap off all the turkey...

Pre-Gluttony Day OOTD

Dressing comfy for the day before the gluttony sets in. And the post gluttony sloth, can't forget that one. Today I wore a cropped Star Wars sweatshirt, with a high wasted circle skirt, fleece lined leggings, and my circle scarf. Paired it with my Doc Marten's and...

Subscription Boxes?

So my first subscription mailing came in yesterday! I decided to sign up for the November Ipsy Glam Bag, since it was my birthday and all. This months bag was a spectacular galaxy print. With that being one of my favorite things, I absolutely had to have it. Each glam...

Rainy Sunday

Rainy days call for cozy sweaters, hot tea and kitten cuddles. So besides my kittens vet appointment, that is exactly what I've done today. Bundled myself up in a cozy blue sweater and some fleece lined leggings, with my circle scarf to keep me extra warm.  ...

Post Birthday Update

After a morning of annoyances followed by some pampering, a night of fun, food, drinks and friends. Followed by a day of rest and pizza, I'm still here. Snuggled up with my kitten watching Jessica Jones on Netflix.  My dear friends over at Rabbit Revolution...

Birthday OOTN

https://instagram.com/p/-VDhxnQ34g/ Tune in tommarow to hear about my birthday adventures!  ~The Style Astronaut~

Finding Inspiration Everywhere

Everyday is a new opportunity to find inspiration in something. Anything for that matter, look around you and embrace everything there is to experience. Take those experiences, learn new things, pick out the things that spark your imagination the most. Use them to...

Growing up

 Two days until my birthday, but age is just a number. Every year, another year older, another year of experiences. Another year of moments you never thought you would go through and others that you wished you would. Life is full of surprises and if up to you to...

Food Experiements

Do you ever look in your pantry and set out looking for a recipe with certain ingredients, but aren't quite sure what the final outcome might be? Well I had one of those moments the other day and decided after looking up loads of similar recipes, that I would try my...

Monday Vibes

Typical Monday vibes today, after a busy weekend nothing seems more daunting than starting your week again. Especially when your body and mind haven't caught up to each other in preparation for the day. For example, I woke up this morning realizing I forgot to go food...

The Hunt

Sometimes fabric shopping becomes more of a game of chance than anything. After hitting 3 fabric stores I finally ended up with what I needed for a few projects I'm working on. Even if one store had plenty of what I needed and I come back to purchase it, only to find...

Now that's a steal

Today was part recovery day and part explore the outlets type of day. After staying up until the sun came up and sleeping until about an hour before the sun went back down, I mustered up the energy to check out the outlets to see if I could find anything good to treat...

Friday the 13th

Today I ventured to the RMV to finally take care of switching my Drivers Licence! So that called for looking decent and forking over a wad of cash to make it happen. The wait was not nearly as long as it used to be back home, so that was nice. I tried to track down...

Birthday Suit?

Birthday countdown is down to 8 days and I haven't even begun to think of what I'm going to wear out the night of my birthday, that's basically unheard of. The little black dress is always a solid go to, but Birthdays call for a little something extra. I could even,...

Crash Landed

A few months ago, back in August, I had the pleasure of creating with a very lovely individual, Tori Sviokla. We had a blast shooting a series of photos that captured a few adventures of a crash landed alien. Armed with a ray gun and minimal knowledge of her...

Keeping up with my Creativity

Lately I had been feeling severely unmotivated, and like my creatively has been dormant. So to combat that a bit I started making cute winter cloaks for a few friends of mine and myself. And once I feel as though my creativity and motivation are back on par I plan on...

Zoned Out

Do you ever have those days where you feel like you just never woke up? Today was definitely one of those days for me, the hours dragged on and I simply could not stop yawning. It more or less felt like I was on another planet watching myself crawl at a slug like pace...

Hype train?

If you haven't noticed, I'm riding the Star Wars hype train real hard. I am probably more excited about Episode XII than I am about my birthday, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years combined. That being said, I finally got my hands on some of the Covergirl Star Wars...

13 Day Countdown 

Thirteen day countdown until I am another year older and another year closer to my quarter life crisis. Although I may already be experiencing some of those effects. Thirteen days until some of my close friends throw a rad party you know I'll be at dressed to the...

West Coast to East Coast

When you move cross country there are plenty of things that take some getting used to. Weather was a big one for me, coming from a very dry, hot place to a humid and mostly cold place demands a lot of change in wardrobe. Layering became my best friend and I...

A Style Synopsis

There are trends & fads in fashion, but style is always unique. Style is what you get when you observe everything coming into and going out of fashion and apply it to what you put onto your body. Your style can be what ever you make it. You never have to choose...

BirthMonth! 

It is officially November, which means it is time to start celebrating! Halloween antics last night were so much fun, worth my sore muscles! Check out the rad costume the lovely ladies at Jewels Entertainment had me in last night! I was a Pink Killer Clown, and got to...

Spooktober 31st

IT'S HALLOWEEN!! This year, I have a hoop gig that is providing my costume for the night. So to close out Spooktober, for Halloween I would like to share a costume round up! So here are a bunch of photos of things I've dressed up as over time! If you have any...

Spooktober 30th

Details: Dress: Forever 21 It's mischief night, and you are going out to a few parties and want to look fabulous! Can't decide what to dress up as? Don't want to spoil your Halloween reveal until actual Halloween? I've got just the look for you! It's cute, simple and...

Spooktober 29th

Details: Dress: Styles - Shrug: Forever21 - Cardigan: Brandy Melville - Shoes: Amazon - Scarf: AA There's always that looming feeling everyone gets when the inevitable end is mentioned in conversation. So today for Spooktober, I am bringing...

Spooktober 28th

Details: Dress: PLNDR Socks: sockdreams.com Shoes: Doc Marten's So here is a spooky Halloween classic! Every has a go to zombie outfit, right? No? Just me? Okay well, here's a look that will make you look infected and undead! I started with my outfit, I have this...

Spooktober 27th

When you visit the circus, the first character you encounter is usually the ringleader! So today, I introduce, a ringleader that may have played a little to hard with the lions. The show must go on! I started this look off with a champagne colored bustier, topped with...

Spooktober 26th

Details: Dress: Betsey Johnson Jacket: Betsey Johnson Shoes: Steve Madden Mask: Craft Store Today I bring you a twist on the typical masquerade ensemble. It has a gory spin that makes it perfect for Halloween! You will need a mask, but only as a hair accessory. I...

Spooktober 25th

Details: Dress: H&M Top: DIY Corset: Amazon Tights: primark Skirt: H&M Belts: Thrifted Shoes: Steve Madden Diving into a sci-fi subgenre, where everything is steam powered and has a 19th century industrial vibe! So for Spooktober today, I bring you a steampunk...

Spooktober 24th

Details: Blazer: H&M and ducktape DIY Leggings: BlackMilkClothing.com Shirt: Thrifted Boots: Doc Marten's Though I know I should be wary, still I venture someplace scary, ghostly hauntings I turn loose: BEETLEJUICE, BEETLEJUICE, BEETLEJUICE! It's showtime! Today...

Spooktober 23rd

Every spooky house has a spooky cracked doll that had seen more than its glass eyes can tell. So for today I'm bringing you a simple, creepy, cracked doll look that you can pull together pretty quickly. I paired a black frilly dress I made with a letterman cardigan....

Spooktober 22nd

Details: Grey crop: H&M Mesh crop: DIY Corset: Amazon Shrug: Forever21 Pants: Thrifted and DIY Boots: Doc Marten's Scarf:H&M Belts: Thrifted Gas mask: Army Navy store Goggles: Amazon Sending you into a post apocalyptic world, where you have to fight for...

Spooktober 21st

Details: Shirt: A&F Overalls: Thrifted Socks: Party City Do you remember the little adventurer with the freckles and wacky braids from back in the day? Well, she's back...from the dead to play for Spooktober! That's right, Pippi Longstocking is zombified and ready...

Spooktober 20th

Another mythical creature, one that can lure you to your death! That's right, bringing a siren to the table today. A sea creature that is said to lure sailors to their demise. I paired a metallic blue circle skirt that I made last year with a shell bra I also made!...

Spooktober 19th

Details: Dress: Forever 21 Boots: Doc Marten's Belts: Thrifted Antlers: handmade Flower crown: handmade Here's a creature that wanders in the depths of forests, during the darkest nights. A dark fawn that utilizes your little black dress and that flower crown you...

Spooktober 18th

Here's a costume that can be a couples costume if you have a friend with a suit! Today I bring you a ventriloquist doll. So pull up a lap and get yappin! I paired a collared white dress with coat tails and a bow tie to get myself looking proper. I put my hair in...

Spooktober 17th

Details: Bell sleeved dress: shein Underbust corset: Amazon Belt: Thrifted Lace skirt: Forever21 Draped skirt: H&M Boots: Kohl's Necklace: So Good Tis the season to want to suck some blood! So in honor of the halloween goto look, today I'm bringing you the classic...

Spooktober 16th

Spooktober 16th and we are getting into some mythical characters. This week a fairy that could be lurking in the shadows of your dream world. A fairy of darkness that feeds off lost souls and nightmares. This dark fairy look calls for a lot of dark layers. I paired...

Spooktober 15th

Details: R2D2 Swim: BlackmilkClothing Skirt: Rainbow Shoes: Amazon Cardigan: Primark It's the 15th of Spooktober and I can't get my mind off the release of The Force awakens! So following last weeks storm trooper, today I bring you R2D2! The sassiest droid you know. I...

Spooktober 14th

Here's a costume that is a bit more fantasy for you! Instead of going for the same old fairy or unicorn, today we are going for a more royal vibe, an Elf Queen to be precise! The over all look you want to go for is definitely mythical creature. Find the prettiest...

Spooktober 13th

Details: Body suit: mooncult.com Tights: danskin Top: Romwe.com Boots: Demonia Leg harness: Fox&Owl Goggles: CtCon Jewlery: Forever21 & Primark We all want to be world famous, but why not be known all over the Galaxy? This Galactic PopStar costume is a start....

Spooktober 12th

Details: Dress: H&M Tights: DIY Shoes: Chinese Laundry I command you, I control you, I command you, I compel you. We all have a few people that we would cast some spells and hexes on if we were versed in such things. So today I bring you a voodoo dolly look! This...

Spooktober 11th

We've all seen them trapped in a glass box or walking an invisible dog, so why not throw on some stripes and take a vow of silence for a day. This costume takes a bit of self control and a good sense of body language. That's right, we are turning into a Mime today!...

Spooktober 10th

Details: Crop top: Romwe Skirt: Amazon Thigh highs: H&M Boots: Amazon Hood: Mall Kiosk Collar: Anime Boston   Every girl seems to want to be a "Sexy cat" for Halloween every year. Well I'm putting a spin on the usual kitty costume and throwing it back to some...

Spooktober 9th

Details: Leggings & swim: BlackmilkClothing Pinafore: H&M Boots: Doc Martens Cardigan: Zara Kigu: Amazon.com We are his little henchmen and we do our job with pride. We do our best to please him and stay on his good side. This costume can easily be turned into...

Spooktober 8th

Details: Crop top: poprageous.com Leggings: poprageous.com Shoes: Amazon.com These are not the droids you are looking for, move along. Set for stun, and get ready for a simple costume that will be easily recognizable by, the human race. That's right, a storm trooper!...

Spooktober 7th

Let’s get witchy! The seasons go to look for spooky adventures and cauldron stirring with friends. A bit more of a modern spin on the classic pointy hat. Find all of your drapey clothes and let’s get to casting spells! I threw on a few different length layers of...

Spooktober 6th

Details: Dress: Nordstrom Rack Shoes: ZooShoo.com Horn clips: VPFashion.com Do your demons play well with others? If so, you can take this costume to work! It’s as simple as letting that inner demon of ours out to play! They may cause a bit of a ruckus, but maybe it...

Spooktober 5th

We all have that one friend that really likes aliens, ufo sitings and anything to do with extraterrestrial encounters, right? Well instead of saying they are obsessed, I’m sure they would rather be classified as “Enthusiasts”, or Area 51 Enthusiasts! So for spooktober...

Spooktober 4th

Outfit details: Kigu: Amazon   On the fourth day of spooktober, We wished for the nicest angel you have...so of coarse, Stitch is here to cause a ruckus! The fluffy little blue alien experiment you can't help but adore. He's just too cute and fluffy! This is a...

Spooktober 3rd

"To weird to live, and too rare to die." -Raoul Duke Its the third day of spooktober, and things are getting weird. And by weird I mean, WE CANT STOP HERE! ITS BAT COUNTRY! That's right, our favorite Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas character, Raoul Duke! This look...

Spooktober 2nd

Details: Shirt: Uniqlo Skirt: H&M Tights: Danskin Boots: Doll House Hat: Party store or Amazon Flower & Ribbon: Craft Store It's the second of spooktober and our favorite childhood nanny is descending from the skies above! That's right, Mary Poppins is coming...

Spooktober 1St!

So here we go! The first costume of spooktober is a classic. A character we all know and love for her morbid sense of humor and constant antics on tormenting her brother Pugsley, Wednesday Addams! This is a fairly simple costume to throw together, and it can be...

Spooktober Disclaimer

Hey there, just wanted to let you all know, all of the items I will be using this month to make costumes have all come from my closet. All of these pieces were bought over time, they may or may not still be available for purchase. I will be trying my best to link as...

SPOOKTOBER!

Fall is officially here on the East Coast and let me tell you, I couldn't be more excited that October is around the corner! If you get as excited as I do about the fall season and all that comes with it, come on a journey with me through my closet and let's play...

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