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Be (Almost) As Royale As Latrice!

Be (Almost) As Royale As Latrice!

Everyone’s favorite queen from the latest season of RuPaul’s Drag Race now has her very own dedicated bling, The Crown Royale Pendant! Latrice Royale won Miss Congeniality with her chunky yet funky ways (I told you she was everyone’s favorite) and if wearing this pendant gives me just an iota of her fierceness, then I’m(…)

I Got 99 Problems But A Snitch Ain’t One: The Best Harry Potter Etsy Finds

As I am sure it is becoming increasingly evident, we are all pretty huge Harry Potter fans around here. With the release of the new trailer, I got to thinking about all the Harry Potter related stuff  in the world and got curious what wonders Etsy might hold. From wands to scarfs and everything in(…)

Amazing or Wack? Golden Dipped, Black Feather Necklace

I was browsing the fine wares on Supermarket, when I came across this gold and black leather necklace. Several of my known triggers were there – black, gold, leather, feather, necklace. I love all of those things. But all together is it just TOO much of several good things? I’m torn between thinking that it’s(…)

Sweet Nothings from In God We Trust

In God We Trust, the mini-empire of thoughtfully appointed boutiques by Brooklyn-based designer/curator extraordinaire, Shana Tabor, is just the place to go when you want to get a friend a gift. My latest obsessions here (and there have been many) are the Sweet Nothings pendants – and at $40 a pop, they’re the perfect price(…)

Do Two things at Once! Provide Relief Funds for Japan and Acquire Cute Things

We are all devastated by the tragedy in Japan and want to do our part to provide relief funding or donations that will help those affected by the earthquake, tsunami, and potential nuclear crisis (so scary). A bunch of people, including Lady Gaga and a few wonderful Etsy sellers, are trying to motivate people by(…)

Minoux Jewelry

PA Nina gave me an amazing horseshoe (I love horses!) necklace for Christmas from Oregon-based Minoux Jewelry. Minoux pieces are lovely, simple, reasonably priced, and all handmade in a barn in Portland. Whenever possible, this line uses recycled materials and environmentally-friendly studio practices making the jewelry beautiful AND green. Minoux makes necklaces, bracelets, and earrings(…)