Archive for the ‘Women’ Category

Remembering the Good Old Days

My Grandmom passed away on Monday, so I will be taking a short time off from blogging.  In the meantime, please join me in honoring her life and memory by enjoying these photos from her younger days. She was a beautiful woman, inside and out.      

The Queen of Rockabilly

Photo from wandajackson.com. All others from Last.fm Last night, I got to see an American Legend–Ms. Wanda Jackson. And for all of you who don’t know who I’m talking about, she is called the Queen of Rockabilly and has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as an early influencer. While she … read more

Painting rocks and meeting with the women

Yesterday I met with a group of women for our new regular creative gossiping sessions. My  friend Kris came up with the name C3 (Cunt Craft Collective) for them. We are using the time to socialize, work on art and craft projects, talk politics and activism and to offer inspiration for each other. With a … read more

It’s All in the Wiggle: a look at the wiggle dress

{Photo Credit: Frank Ockenfels 3/AMC} Read my post over at Vintage Fashion London where I write about wiggle dresses–what they are, were to buy them, who has worn them, hot to make them and more. Here is one quick tip to pique your interest… “When shopping for a wiggle dress the key is to make … read more

Remembering Marilyn

In case you weren’t away, Sunday was the 50th anniversary of Marilyn Monroe’s death. Without a doubt, Marilyn is the biggest Hollywood star of all time. An icon. As well as a complicated woman. And a troubled soul. She contained multitudes. I put together these images as a remembrance of her.  I also wrote this … read more

Born in the wrong decade?

Marion Cotillard is on the most recent cover of Vogue, and while I love Marion Cotillard, I’m not so much a fan of this Vogue photoshoot. Her look is reminiscent of old Hollywood that I don’t think they did her justice in this shoot.  I do like these older Vogue shoots of her much better… … read more

Cool as a….

It is unbelievably hot on the East Coast of the US today. I mean hot. Like 100 degrees.  In fact, it’s pretty much hot all over the US. H-O-T. And this is the 3rd time this summer it’s been this hot and it’s only July. I’m not too keen on seeing what August is going … read more

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