disco balls

I’m like Liberace… but with more flair.

When you SEE what I just got on Craigslist?  You will fall over. But first you need the prequel— about my antique mirror fetish…  So you can understand how on top of the Victorian wardrobe, this year is ushering in an entirely new and stratospherically-superior level of craigslist treasures.

I am ALL ABOUT THE CHRISTMAS DECORATING.

I am ALL ABOUT THE CHRISTMAS DECORATING.

The week after I posted my how to make a Christmas bow tutorial, I sat slack-jawed in front of the computer… compulsively refreshing my blog-stats. The magic of Christmas has been redefined for me, because now I understand that ALL day and ALL night, people are out there on Google and Pinterest, looking for DIY(…)

Holiday MashUp: where I lure you in with an abundance of sparkly Christmas stuff, but then discuss the prevalence of luxury-home blogs.

Hey there!  If you’re here for the sparkly stuff?  Welcome! This blog is TOTALLY ALL ABOUT SPARKLY STUFF. If you’re here for my mind-bogglingly amazing writing skills?  Also, welcome. I don’t break them out as often as the disco balls, but when I do, it’s fantastic. My cheap mirror ball source. When we moved here, all(…)

I’m like Gollum. But much taller.

This year I wanted to do less. Less with my manic, glassy-eyed hauling of stored ornaments. Less of my frantic bow-making when I realize the ribbon I used last year is undeniably hideous. Less of asking myself, where did I put that twelfth box of holiday stuff. Less with the hanging and nailing and hauling(…)