Monday, June 9, 2014

Design Giggles

As a facial hair hater, I find this new ad campaign by Schick both gross, and hilarious. Nice job, guys. #FreeYourSkin
{Via the Huffington Post}

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Moodboard Monday

Ok, so it's actually Wednesday, but I'm so excited about this project that I didn't want to wait until next week to post it. This is the mood board I created for a logo and business card project I'm working on for my best friend's fiance. He does music production and needs a personal logo and card to help get his name out there. In our initial discussions, he mentionedd being really inspired by some vintage music posters he'd found, but also sent me this cool, more modern image (the one with the racoons and VHS tapes). I decided to run with that a create something that has both a vintage feel, but not make it too literal. Updated, vintage, if you will. This was the end result :) I'm super excited to dive further into and can't wait to see how it all turns out in the end.

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Vroom Vroom

I need this in my life. Ok, maybe "need" is too strong a word, but.. oh wait, no it isn't. I NEED this in my life.

Travel Bug

In just 7 short days, I'll be heading out on my third trip abroad (already crossed off Dubai and Paris from my list) to Istanbul, and I can hardly contain my excitement. There's something about planning a trip though that makes me yearn for all the other places I want to go. It's always really hard for me to narrow it down to a "Top" whatever, but here a 5 places I'm dying to visit.

1. Morocco

2. Germany

3. Thailand

4. Holland

5. Mexico

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Thursday, March 20, 2014

Collections: Panqueques

It's my favorite word in Spanish, and all these varieties look ahh-maze :)

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Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Melancholy. Reflective.

Do you ever feel both happy and sad about the same thing at the same time? Being in love- truly, fully in love- for the first time has been absolutely amazing and I am SO very excited about the relationship I'm in and thinking about all the incredible things we're going to do and experience together. But at the same time, it's often a little anxiety inducing. I'm a the point in my life right now where I'm nearing a crossroads. I'll be done with school very soon (fingers crossed; still not convinced it's almost over. ::waits for other shoe to drop::) and I've been ready to leave Chicago for a long time now. I've been saying that once I'm done with school, I'm ready to go some place new, but as time goes on I'm like, we'll... maybe I'll stay for another 6 months... maybe I'll wait another year... But I really am ready to go, and I don't know that my love will be ready when I am. What will happen if and when that time comes? I try not to think about it too much because that time is not here yet, but I can't help it. It's still in the back on my mind...

Friday, March 14, 2014

73 Questions with SJP

Her favorite band is Parliament. God, I love her. Even more.

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Valentine's Day Inspiration

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Saturday, January 25, 2014

When you find yourself insanely jealous of a todler

You know it's time to reevaluate your life choices. God, I want her wardrobe.

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Interior Inspiration: Parquet Floors

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