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23 Jul 17:00

Róisín Murphy – “Evil Eyes (Hercules And Love Affair Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

by Stereogum

this album is so good

Roisin Murphy - Evil EyesThis past spring, Irish electro-pop fashionista Róisín Murphy put out Hairless Toys, her third exquisite album and first LP in eight years. After releasing a collection of remixes for leading single "Exploitation," Murphy is coming out with an additional remix EP for the single "Evil Eyes" featuring mixes by Hercules And Love Affair, Claptone, Catz … More »

17 Jul 09:00

Rediscover Flower Dress

by Amy Bunch

omg the dress is really cute!!

Rediscover Flower Dress


  • Flower Dress From Old Navy Easter Gift From my Husband (2012)
  • Cream Flower Earring From CR~2.40
  • Total Shades Sunglasses From The Px~14.99
  • BCBG Taupe and Coral Sandals From DSW~ 12.22
Rediscover Flower Dress

Happy Friday Everyone. I hope you all are having a great week. My week has been going great. The weather is back in the 30's Celsius. Which is 86 Fahrenheit.  So I decide to bust out this dress this morning to run some errands in. I haven't worn this dress on the blog since August of 2012. The last time I wore this dress off the blog was for my 28th birthday.

Speaking of Birthday.  My birthday is on Monday. Which I can't wait to see what my husband has in stored for us to do on that day.  Don't forget to enter my huge birthday giveaway. 

Huge Birthday Giveaway

 Open Internationally~ Ends July 31st, 2015

a Rafflecopter giveaway A Labour of Life


13 Jul 06:50

Piia, 24

“I'm wearing a skirt and a shirt from my own Piia Emilia collection, and a Weekday copper skirt and heels. Nowadays I’m leaning more and more towards monochromatic, comfortable outfits. I am desperately looking forward for the warmer weather, bare legs and ditching the winter layers.”

2 June 2015, Suvilahti

24 Jun 20:49

Cleveland Circle Applebee's closes forever on Tuesday

by adamg

feel like we should go in and order some fries

Meghan Rice, the manager of the casual-dining restaurant, reports its last day is June 30, after which it will forlornly sit empty until it's torn down (along with the neighboring and long vacant cineplex) to make way for a hotel and senior-citizen apartment complex.

All the stuff on the walls will be for sale, she adds.

25 Jun 09:06

Monthly Recipe: Sausage and Potato Casserole

by Amy Bunch

lolololol holy shit

Monthly Recipe: Sausage and Potato Casserole

– 2 cups frozen hash brown style potatoes
– 8 oz turkey sausage, chopped
– 1 cup corn kernels (thawed if using frozen)
– 1 cup bell peppers, cut into strips
– 3/4 cup reduced fat shredded cheddar cheese
– ½ medium onion, chopped
– 1 cup fat-free skim milk
– ½ cup egg substitute
– ½ tsp garlic powder
– 1 tsp Kosher salt
– ¼ tsp black pepper

Monthly Recipe:Sausage and Potato Casserole


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F
  2. Spray a square baking dish with non fat cooking spray
  3. Pour your frozen hash-brown, corn, pepper and onion in the dish
  4.  Then add you sausage to the top
  5. In a small bowl, beat together the milk, garlic powder, eggs, salt and pepper.
  6. Then pour that mixture over you sausage and top with cheese
  7. Bake until casserole is cooked through and cheese is browned
  8. Takes about 45 minutes

Hello Everyone. This month is sure flying by. So that means one thing. It's time for another monthly recipe. A few months ago when my husband was doing weight watchers. I came across this recipe on Pinterest and decide to give it a try. This recipe can be made for breakfast or dinner. I made it for dinner. Which my husband wasn't a fan of this recipe. So I don't see myself making it in the feature.  Over all I liked it. Plus it was an easy meal to make. 


23 Jun 18:04

Video: Dealing with feedback while making deeply personal games

Developer Nina Freeman takes the stage at GDC 2015 to talk about making 'personal' games like How Do You Do It? -- and how to handle player feedback on these highly personal experiences. ...

22 Jun 16:11

Carly Rae Jepsen's "Run Away With Me" and "Your Type" Leak



Stream @carlyraejepsen's two dusky 'E•MO•TION' tracks "Your Type" and "Run Away With Me"

— SPIN (@SPINmagazine) June 22, 2015

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21 Jun 17:04

Mikko, 20

“I’m wearing a Weekday coat, a Selected Homme polo knit, a bag by Onar Studios, Acne Studios pants and McQ sandals. Lately my style hass becoming more simple and classic. Instead of craziness I’m intrigued by an idea that not all clothes need to be revolutionary. I’d rather invest in good materials and play with textures.”

21 May 2015, Pre Helsinki

14 Jun 16:57

Riikka, 26

“I always pick clothes that inspire me and make me happy. I tend to create a powerful atmosphere and a backstory for every ensemble in my mind. Today I am wearing a shirt and a vest by Samuji, my favourite vintage skirt, and glitter shoes from Monki.”

21 May 2015, Pre Helsinki

13 Jun 23:58


14 Jun 16:57

Petra, 32

“I'm wearing my simple work outfit: a jacket by Bik Bok Never Denim, pants by Monki, a knit by J.Lindeberg, my mom's old belt, a scarf by Acne, and a Céline bag.”

20 May 2015, Pre Helsinki

12 Jun 14:29

Post Turns 20

by Stereogum

this is a fun little read, and i liked reading the comments!

Bjork - PostHere's something you probably shouldn't do: Listen to Vulnicura, the shatteringly sad family-breakup album that Björk released earlier this year, back-to-back with Post, the album she dropped 20 years ago tomorrow. Vulnicura is a great album, but it's not an easy one to hear. It's harsh and decentered and experimental and feverish and, again, … More »

12 Jun 15:00

Me at 5PM on Friday

09 Jun 23:52


09 Jun 03:17

Best show of the 90s REBOOT is getting another 26 episodes #hystericalcrying


i loved this show

@ProJared are you pumped for the ReBoot reboot?

— Tom Hazelton (@Tom_Hazelton) June 9, 2015

*Reboot was the first CGI tv show, started in 1994
*“The new ‘ReBoot’ will feature the same action and comedy mix viewers loved in the original series, but with an updated technological universe that will fascinate a new generation of kids,” said Corus Kids content director Jamie Piekarz in a news release."

Promo image for "Reboot: The Guardian Code"

— Todd DuBois (@GWOtaku) June 9, 2015


Never seen Reboot? Here's their official summary!

04 Jun 18:39

Britney Spears Paints Topless While Listening to Mariah Carey!



The beautiful Britney Spears was on Australia's Dan & Maz radio show and revealed that she paints topless while listening to Mariah Carey.

When the hosts asked her if she & Mariah's paths had crossed while doing their shows in Vegas, Britney responded no, but gushed about loving the elusive chanteuse. "I love Mariah Carey still to this day. I was painting in my art room, and I just, like, paint on the walls and do these all this kinda crazy stuff and I bought her greatest hits and her new Infinity record yesterday and I was just in there with my top off just, like, painting and doing all this artsy fartsy stuff. I love her. I love her voice."


Fave Britney song: Amnesia
Fave Mariah song: Slipping Away
08 Jun 01:59

Maybe Next Time Will Be The Last Time

by Matthew

laura and her crew just continue to crush it. the album is really great. also am i the only person that still reads fluxblog?

No Joy “Moon In My Mouth”

A very overrated aspect of music culture, particularly online music culture, is chasing after baby bands and hyping them up. It’s the music culture equivalent of the people who rush to type “FIRST!” in a comments section, and it’s more about people trying to accumulate social capital than anything else. An underrated thing is waiting for one of those baby bands to make the jump from promising or pretty good to becoming actually great. No Joy have done this with their third album More Faithful, and it’s a thrill to hear a group of musicians step up and really find their voice.

The first two No Joy LPs were good but not particularly distinctive shoegaze records. This is fairly common in the indie world – shoegaze is a very seductive aesthetic, and you can make superficially beautiful and cool-sounding music in that genre without a lot of technical skill. It’s also a great genre for shy singers, since you can get away with burying your voice under all the noise.

More Faithful is a shoegaze record too, but it’s anything but lazy and bashful. This is an album made by musicians who understand that the best music in this genre – i.e., the work of My Bloody Valentine – is all about sensuality and subtle tonal contrasts applied to strong, melodic songwriting. The record is full of gorgeous sounds and interesting textures, and even better, there’s so much depth implied by the mix that sometimes it seems as though it’s coming at you in 3-D. (I’m particularly fond of the way the apply a severe slap echo on just the word “stop” in the chorus of “Chalk Snake.”) I’ve had a promo of More Faithful for a few months and it’s been in my regular rotation all of that time, and I’m still finding new nuances to love in it after dozens of listens.

“Moon In My Mouth” is the song on More Faithful that I’ve obsessed over for months. It’s a very well-written piece of music, but feels oddly amorphous. It’s performed in an unusual time signature, and though the melodic elements seem to orbit something, it’s not clear what that something actually is. It’s disorienting, but in a very lovely way. One of the best things about “Moon In My Mouth” is though the overall sensation of it is sort of vague, its component sounds are very specific and clean. The extreme clarity of the guitar parts remind me of how Peter Buck’s guitar was recorded and mixed on R.E.M.’s Murmur. There’s something so stunning and surreal about hearing something so crystal clear at the center of an arrangement that otherwise quite atmospheric. Jasamine White-Gluz’s vocal performance is wonderful too – breathy at some points, but very crisp and emphatic in the chorus. I’m so glad she didn’t hold back in singing the song, because that her passion doesn’t compromise the intimacy of this music. It amplifies it.

Buy it from Amazon.

29 May 22:02



i LOLed

03 Jun 13:01

A Historic House with Personality

by Erin Gates

this house is so obnoxious and i love it

I’ve been feeling a little less than inspired by spreads in my shelter magazines lately and even on Pinterest. Have you?  I crave some more interesting spaces with personality and a unique flair- not just “pretty” spaces.  Sometimes even those that are not my personal style can inspire creative thinking and to take some design risks.

I saw this home on Atlanta Home website and thought it was just one of those spaces.  The historic Greek Revival home, called Honeymoon, was built in 1831 and has been lovingly renovated by design showroom owner James Stanton and his partner.  There is nothing like a good ol’ grand Southern mansion….


I die over the original door knocker.



I love the blue of this entry (trim and ceilings all the same)  and the two prints on the wall….


You can see how the color changes in the light here and how the bolder color shows off the antiques and period details on the stairs.



This moody den is also cool, again with the ceilings painted the same color as the walls- something I’d only do in a room with high ceilings.



In another living space the mood is lighter, but a dramatic green sofa and modern rug. It’s not exactly my person style, but I do like the mix.


I do however, love the mix of antiques and modern decor in this home.


I just posted this wallpaper last week when discussing grisaille, and here is an example of it in the dining room.  I love the painted trim and ceiling- and that gold mirror.


This kitchen feels a little too dark for me personally. I may have done just the cabinets in the grey and something lighter up top.


More fun use of wallpaper in a powder room. Again, not something I’d pick but certainly a funky and cool application.


I do like this space- the Currey & Co. chandelier, the light blue walls and four poster bed.  This space feels pretty unique and the mix of dark brown and blue feels interesting.



I LOVE these adorable twin beds.


A pretty vignette, again a mix of dark tones and lighter blues, showcasing a fun lamp by Aerin for Visual Comfort.


The relaxing pool.


The old maid’s quarters that the couple have set their sights on renovating next!



Some picks from Stanton Home Furnishings, some right from this house!


dining chair // dining table // bird print // abstract print // side table // sculpture // horse // vase // chest // lamp // coffee table // chair // sofa // ottoman


The post A Historic House with Personality appeared first on Elements of Style Blog.

31 May 23:46



me as fuck. can't wait for the documentary

31 May 21:44

Solo artist D∆WN's video for "Titans x James Dean"


this is so good!

Danity Kane who?....cough.

27 May 05:10

onlylolgifs: Shark loves getting belly rubs

21 May 19:51



so ready for the black heart emoji

ONTD! THE TIME HAS COME! Here is a list of FIVE new emojis (OUT OF 38) coming in 2016!

-Black Heart


-"Lying" Face

-Clown Face

-Pregnant Woman

Full list at the SOURCE

What emoji do you want in the update, ONTD?
21 May 04:21



i love her

16 May 14:58

Fairuza Balk Responds To News Of "The Craft" Remake


lol i love leigh janiak's facebook post

The Craft star, Fairuza Balk, took to Twitter to voice her opinion on the upcoming remake of the 1996 teen witch film. The new film will be directed by up-and-coming director, Leigh Janiak, who directed Honeymoon, which she co-wrote with Phil Graziadei. They will reunite to write the script for The Craft.

Personally I don't care for the idea of remakes. There are great scripts & ideas out there that have yet to be made!

— Fairuza Balk (@fairuza) May 14, 2015

You guys are so sweet! It doesn't surprise me much. Sony made a lot of money off the craft & obviously see it as a way to make more

— Fairuza Balk (@fairuza) May 14, 2015

Janiak posted on her Facebook, "i bind myself from doing harm to the brilliant original."

Rachel True, who played Rochelle, also supported Balk's opinion by tweeting, "@fairuza said it best... & thanks so much for all the Craft love! You guys are so passionate, it makes me smile!"

No word on the casting yet.

The original film was planned out to be PG-13, but later changed to an R rating. It touched on many dark topics, including suicide, racism and rape. According to Robin Tunney, during a recent brief panel discussion with director Andrew Fleming, Kate Winslet auditioned for the part of Sarah.

17 May 20:17

Cannes 2015: EVERYONE WANTS TO BE … Parker Posey in Electric Feathers

by Tom and Lorenzo



Parker-Rosey-Irrational-Man-Movie-Premiere-Red-Carpet-Fashion-Cannes-2015-Film-Festival-Tom-LOrenzo-Site-TLO (1)Parker Posey attends the premiere of “Irrational Man” during the 2015 Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France in a custom Electric Feathers look.

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THAT is a muthafuckin “BE ME OR DO ME” moment, kittens. She looks like she walked right off the pages of our book.

Thank you for this tribute, Parker. We’re touched. And we love you, you crazed ho. LOVE. YOU.

[Photo Credit: Photo Credit: John Rasimus/PacificCoastNews, Getty Images,]

15 May 13:30

Cannes 2015: Fan Bingbing in Marchesa

by Tom and Lorenzo

killing it.

Princess Bingbing has descended from the Upper Realms to sprinkle her fairy dust all over the French Riviera.

That is quite possibly the greatest sentence we’ve ever written.

Fan-Bingbing-2015-Cannes-Film-Festival-Mad-Max-Fury-Road-Movie-Premiere-Red-Carpet-Fashion-Marchesa-Tom-Lorenzo-Site-TLO (1)Fan Bingbing attends the premiere of “Mad Max: Fury Road” during the 68th annual Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France in a Marchesa gown from the Spring 2015 collection.

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Far be it for us to tell people how to think (HAHA! As if!), but if you’re looking at these pictures and wondering how she pees or sits down, YOU ARE LOOKING AT IT WRONG.

The red carpet – especially at Cannes – is all about creating a moment, and if there’s one thing Miss Bingbing knows how to do, it’s that. This is breathtaking. Pure fantasy fashion, which is why Marchesa’s such a fantastic choice for this venue – and for her, for that matter. After all, there are only a handful of women who could make this look work as well as she does.
[Photo Credit: John Rasimus/PacificCoastNews, PacificCoastNews]

13 May 20:34

sasaq: M。 (via Twitter / 柴田部長 @sivata_bucho)

12 May 15:18

Stream Shamir Ratchet

by Stereogum
Shamir - RatchetThe 20-year-old Las Vegas singer Shamir Bailey is one of the most exciting new voices we've heard in a long time: A liquid, ebullient tenor whose tracks bubble over with personality and charisma. Shamir blew up on the strength of the awesome half-rapped novelty "On The Regular," but he's just as adept with volcanic … More »

12 May 02:26

When I get too drunk at the pregame and don’t make it out