Wednesday, March 14, 2012

make a little birdhouse in your soul

I love They Might Be Giants. If you don't know about them, they make a range of music, especially alternative, folk, and sometimes electronic rock. They also make really nerdy songs, which are always quite awesome. Here are some of my favorite songs of theirs:

"Bidhouse In Your Soul"

"Particle Man"

"Can't Keep Johnny Down"

"You Probably Get That A Lot"

"Meet James Ensor"

"Meet the Elements"

"Boss of Me"

"Istanbul Not Constantinople" 

See ya later!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :3

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

television muses

Don't you always wish that you could raid a tv show character's wardrobe, because he/she has such great style? I always find myself in awe of television costumes, so I decided to pair some characters' styles with each of the 10 major styles:

Television Muses: Sleek Siren

Sleek Siren
TV Character: Joan from Mad Men
Dress: ModCloth
Cardigan: Wet Seal
Blouse: Alice and Olivia
Bangle: Nicole Farhi
Skirt: Style Bop
Necklace: Farfetch
Pumps: The Outnet (Louboutin)
Purse: Chanel
Earrings: Kenneth Jay Lane
Lipstick: Besame for ModCloth

Television Muses: Miss Minialmist

Miss Minimalist
TV Character: Alicia from The Good Wife
Dress: Michael Kors
Skirt: J Crew
Pants: J Crew
Jacket: Maxmara
Heels: Miu Miu
Earrings: Michael Kors
Cuff Bracelet: MTWTFSS Weekday
Purse: Miu Miu
Necklace: Lanvin
Ring: Topshop
Eyeliner: Rimmel London

Television Muses: Badass Beauty

Badass Beauty
TV Character: Abby from Primeval
Dress: Versus
Purse: Gucci
Leather Jacket: MuuBaa
Earrings: Tarina Tarantino
Shirt: Religion Clothing
Boots: Steve Madden
Necklace: ModCloth
Bracelet: Diva
Eyeliner: Nars
Belt: Topshop
Lipgloss: MAC

Television Muses: Vintage Visionary

Vintage Visionary
TV Character: Lucy from Boardwalk Empire
Dress: Jigsaw
Clutch: Monya
Skirt: Erdem
Fur Jacket: Anna Sui
Necklace: Dannijo Bea
Heels: Modcloth
Earrings: 1928 Jewelry
Ring: Kabiri
Headband: Wet Seal
Lipstick: Yves Saint Laurent

Television Muses: Trailblazing Trendsetter

Trailblazing Trendsetter
TV Character: Cece from New Girl
Dress: Herve Leger
Jeans: True Religion
Jacket: H&M
Heels: ZiGiny
Tank Top: H&M
Necklace: Forever 21
Skirt: Ashish
Wrap Bracelet: Presh

Television Muses: Fierce Feminine Fashionista

Fierce Feminine Fashionista
TV Character: Sookie from True Blood
Dress: Suzannah
Jean Jacket: Topshop
Earrings: Oscar de la Renta
Skirt: Jane Norman
Necklace: Bee Charming
Shirt: Peacocks
Boots: Acne
Bracelet: Melinda Maria
Flower Ring: Harrods
Lipgloss: Lord & Berry

Television Muses: Casually Chic

Casually Chic
TV Character: Amy Pond, Doctor Who
Bag: Roxy
Necklace: Modcloth
Skirt: Dsquared2
Bangles: Kate Spade
Leather Jacket: Topshop
Scarf: Amazon
Boots: Oasis
Belt: Warehouse
Earrings: Debenhams

Television Muses: Avant Garde Artiste

Avant Garde Artiste
TV Personality: China Chow from Work of Art
Dress: Chloe
Earrings: Kyler by Joy O
Belt: Linea Pelle
Leaf Hair Clip: Philippa Holland
Top: Valentino
Bangles: Topshop
Feather Skirt: Calypso St. Barth
Collar: Asos
Ring: Liz Larios
Eyeshadow: Nars

Television Muses: Urban Glamazon

Urban Glamazon
TV Character: Jay from The Fades
Dress: Vionnet
Sneakers: Miu Miu
Ring: Topshop
Bracelet: Asos
Blazer: Topshop
Earrings: Betsey Johnson
Clutch: Muze
Sweater: (unknown)
Eyeliners: Revlon
Necklace: Bauble Bar

Television Muses: Boho Bombshell

Bohemian Bombshell
TV Character: Alex from Happy Endings
Dress: Etro
Skirt: J Crew
Boots: Strategia/JFK
Belt: Romwe
Ring: Kate Spade
Cardigan: All Saints
Necklace: Kate Spade
Cuff Bracelet: Pree Brulee
Earrings: Forever 21
Bag: Fossil
Lipgloss: Nars

Speaking of TV, I am currently obsessed with Face Off, Being Human (UK) , Suburgatory, Modern Family Parks and Recreation, Billy on the Streets, PR All Stars, New Girl, Raising Hope, The Office, the Daily Show, the Colbert Report, the Walking Dead, and Justified. Did I miss anything?