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Faire Collection: Artisan Made Jewelry & Accessories

I’ve been a long-time fan of the Faire Collection, formerly known as The Andean Collection. I’ve followed their story since pretty much the beginning, back in 2008. Faire Collection works with artisans from around the world, including Ecuador, Peru, Swaziland and Vietnam, to create beautiful handcrafted jewelry and accessories. They work with a variety of […]

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What I Wore: Star Wars Style

Outfit details: Death Star fascinator – David & I made it together! wig – Fifi Mahony’s Star Wars dress – David made it! belt – Rainbow socks – from the Louisiana Renaissance Festival boots – Dr. Martens Last weekend David and I helped my boss celebrate her son’s birthday, Star Wars style! David was sweet […]

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What I Wore: Red Ballerina

Outfit details: earrings – made by me! dress – Ballerina Dress, Trashy Diva belt – gifted from a co-worker leggings – Rainbow shoes – Fluevog Sometimes (a lot of times) I feel like I have more ideas than I have time or energy or know what to do with. My desk, and my brain, is […]

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Fashion & Lifestyle Unconference at Rising Tide, Saturday, September 14!

I’ve been involved in the Rising Tide new media & bloggers conference here in New Orleans for the past couple of years, and while I took a step back from any major planning this year, I did hop on board this year along with Ashe to host a mini unconference specifically for fashion & lifestyle […]

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What I Wore: Yellow & Green

Outfit details: earrings – vintage owls! via Buffalo Exchange top – Trixie Top in yellow, Trashy Diva skirt – High-Waist 40s Skirt in green, Trashy Diva shoes – Swedish Hasbeens I’m off in Vegas this week, for Magic Market Week, but this is one of my favorite Trashy Diva combinations, which I wore to work […]

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Vegan Shoes

This is part of a series called 30 Days of Popular Posts. To check out more of my popular posts, click here. Shoes have always been a popular subject. Both for me, personally, and around these parts at Miss Malaprop. I’ve already touched on some other popular shoe themes here, including shoes made from recycled […]

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What I Wore: Leopard & Tribal

This is part of a series called 30 Days of Popular Posts. To check out more of my popular posts, click here. Outfit details: earrings – made by me! dress – Ballerina Dress in Leopard, Trashy Diva belt – Obi Belt in Tribal, Trashy Diva boots – Gee WaWa Yes, I’m still in the middle […]

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How To Make A Jean Skirt

I started teaching myself to sew during high school, mostly by taking stuff apart and figuring out how to put it back together in new ways. I’m still no expert seamstress (at this point, my boyfriend is better at sewing than me), but luckily I also love that deconstructed, distressed look. In my post on […]

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Shoes Made From Recycled Materials

This is part of a series called 30 Days of Popular Posts. To check out more of my popular posts, click here. I’ve always loved seeking out new ways to use recycled products, and I’ve always LOVED shoes, so it should come as no surprise that my post on shoes made from recycled materials was […]

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Indie Fashion: Cute Bathing Suits

This is part of a series called 30 Days of Popular Posts. To check out more of my popular posts, click here. Summer is here, and it’s a good thing it’s bathing suit season, because some of my most popular posts on indie fashion have been about some of the cute bathing suits I’ve found […]

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