Archive | December, 2011

Name It and Win It: Merry & Bright Idea, Day 3 — UPDATE: Contest Closed!

Are you having fun so far? We hope so, because we have another fun installment of our Merry & Bright Idea Name It and Win It! Today, it’s the ravishing rosy dress above that desires your masterful mind’s ideas for …

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A Very Merry Holiday Outfit from Zooey Deschanel!

If you’ve ever asked yourself, “What Would Zooey Deschanel Wear?”, then look no further than… well, here!

In between promoting her new holiday album, A Very She & Him Christmas, and making us laugh on her show New Girl

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Fan Fare: Paper Sparrow Illustrates Dear Creatures!

A couple of months ago, we were delighted to discover this cute animal illustration by Andrea of Paper Sparrow. She drew a darling pair of raccoons as part of her “Daily Animal Doodles Project,” and aptly chose to outfit …

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What ModEmployee Kevan is Loving Right Now

As you make the final edits to your list of loves, why not take a look at what our ModEmployees are wishing for? Today I called upon Designer Relations Assistant Kevan to give me the lowdown what he’s hoping for …

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Name It and Win It: Merry & Bright Idea, Day 2 — UPDATE: Contest Closed!

Incredible! Judging from yesterday’s Name It and Win It entries, you’ve certainly started the game off on a shining note. We love your remarkably witty answers so far, but let’s see what else you have up your sparkling sleeves!

So, …

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Make the Cut Contest Finalists!

Thanks to your submissions, we were swimming in a veritable sea of darling designs. Susan really had her work cut out for her! But, she managed to narrow it down to her top 100 sketches. So, what now?

This is …

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Raw Meyer Lemon and Raspberry Chai Cheesecake

Initially, I was intimidated by the fact that the “cheese” in this cheesecake was not cheese at all. Cashews, Meyer lemon juice, honey, and coconut oil? It sounds crazy, but it’s not. It’s non-dairy goodness secretly hidden in beautiful cheesecake-form.…

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Wintertime Remedies for Good Bootkeeping

Does the snow, sleet, and slush of winter leave your shoes and boots looking worse for wear? If you’re perpetually plagued by that pesky rim of road salt, or if your suede is looking sleepy, fear not — …

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Name It and Win It: Merry & Bright Idea, Day 1 – UPDATE: Contest Closed!

The stockings are hung and the lights are glowing brightly — the holidays have made their resplendent return, along with a Merry & Bright Idea edition of Name It and Win It. While you anticipate festive family gatherings and baking …

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Bit by 31 Bits: An Accessories Brand Built on Giving Back

Not every accessory boasts of as much charitable charm as the handcrafted creations of do-good designer 31 Bits.

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A Vintage-Inspired Makeup Look By Fox & Doll

If you’re all about fabulous makeup that accents your sparkling personality and your dazzling outfit, then you’ve come to the right blog post! Shana of Fox & Doll shows you how she created the elegant cat eye liner and bright,

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Steampunk Style DIYs: Get Spats Down Pat

The third and final leg of my Steampunk DIY adventure was a bit more harrowing than the others. I’d set out, armed with some white vinyl and pretty buttons, in a quest to make spats. The outcome was passable, not …

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Gimme Gimme White Chocolate and Berry Jam S’mores!

Let me just warn you that once you stray from the typical s’more combination of chocolate on graham cracker you may never go back. Are you ready to try the best s’mores ever? Put this on your grocery list now! …

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