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November 2012

friday favorites

FF13: Ikea Wishlist

A few months ago, Ikea announced that they intend to build a new location in the Kansas City Area. I have mixed feelings–of course I’d rather have one in my hometown, St. Louis, but the new KC Ikea will officially be the closest one…

November 30, 2012
monthly outtakes

November Outtakes

November got cold and flew by so fast, I have whiplash. Seriously, what happened? December looks busy, busy, busy and will probably fly by just as quickly. Hopefully I’ll be able to keep up! Thanks for stopping by this month, guys! I really appreciate…

November 29, 2012
project: big book of cats

Big Book of Cats: Lizzie

The Big Book of Cats is a weekly illustration project. In 1998, I was 11 years old and decided to make a 200 page encyclopedia of anthropomorphic cat girls. I’ve made a vow to honor this horrific piece of literature and redraw every cat…

November 28, 2012
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handmade community outfit of the day st. louis

Rock N Roll Craft Show

Yesterday some friends and I stopped by the Rock N Roll Craft Show at a local glass blowing factory (!!!). It’s an annual St. Louis event featuring alternative art, crafts, and live music. I got a few gifts, mostly for myself. ;) Rock N…

November 26, 2012
handmade community illustration

Now Available: Custom Portraits!

I’ve gotten a few casual questions about portrait commissions lately so I wanted to put up a little announcement that I’m available for custom portrait orders for the holidays! Also, not for the holidays. For anything! :) Custom 8 x 10″ Portrait of the…

November 24, 2012
holidays illustration personal

Thanksgiving.

My late, but sincere wishes that y’all had a happy day full of yummy food yesterday, no matter where you live, but special shout out to my fellow USA babes chowin’ down on some turkey or delicious turkey substitutes. :) Here are some things…

November 23, 2012
project: big book of cats

Big Book of Cats: Kristen

The Big Book of Cats is a weekly illustration project. In 1998, I was 11 years old and decided to make a 200 page encyclopedia of anthropomorphic cat girls. I’ve made a vow to honor this horrific piece of literature and redraw every cat…

November 21, 2012
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outfit of the day

OOTD: Sew It Would Seamstress

Cardigan: Gap | “Sew It Would Seamstress” Dress: ModCloth | Tights: Unknown Platforms: Blowfish I was recently enticed by a sale on top of another sale and finally made my first purchase from ModCloth! I’ve admired their dreamy wares for years, but the stars just…

November 19, 2012
lookbookillust
illustration outfit of the day personal

lookbookillust

Oh my god, you guys. The most exciting thing happened last night as I was scrolling through my tumblr feed… I GOT DRAWN BY LOOKBOOKILLUST!!! Kat is a super sweet, super talented lady who’s currently working on a self-initiated illustration project called lookbookillust where she…

November 17, 2012
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outfit of the day

The Saddest OOTD…

Scarf, Belt: Thrifted | Cardigan: Old Navy | Vintage Dress: TFA | Tights, Shoes: Target This is the saddest outfit post ever… such a nice outfit, such pretty fall colors… aaaand my camera battery died after about 10 shots. This is the only acceptable…

November 15, 2012