During the holidays, if you want to dabble in some DIY, check out this clever place card that could double as a Christmas ornament. Using little bottle brush trees from Joann's, Michelle of Decor and the Dog, simply wrapped it with red and white Baker's twine on top of a toy VW bus found at her local Walmart. Of course you could wrap your miniature tree on top of any toy car…
Added by alice on December 8, 2013 at 10:30am —
Time to get into the holiday spirit! Anthony Herrera has released a new set of DIY paper snowflakes that are all inspired by Star Wars! Back in 2011, we first posted about Matters of Grey's awesome fold and cut creations, and since then, artist… Continue
Added by alice on October 22, 2013 at 9:30am —
Christmas at The Skywalkers'
Since it's almost Christmastime, I thought I'd change it up this week by replacing our typical Creative Links of the Week post with this one. Today, let's take a look at some creative art and illustrations that have been inspired by this festive time of the year. From the funny and clever to the downright… Continue
Added by alice on December 23, 2011 at 2:30pm —
I received an email this morning from The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Corporate Communications department that contained a beautiful gif that I just had to share. First issued in 1925, this old polychrome woodblock print, called Zojoji Temple in Shiba by prominent Japanese artist Kawase Hasui, has… Continue
Added by alice on December 16, 2011 at 10:00am —
With Christmas fast approaching, I thought I'd change it up a bit this week by pointing you to some of the best gift guides around. This year, we didn't actually put one together ourselves, but that doesn't mean we all can't enjoy the other ones that some of our fellow publishers have released.
In addition, find out which posts were the most popular on My… Continue
Added by alice on December 9, 2011 at 3:30pm —
It's the age old question: What do you get the person who has everything? If that person is your father, the task becomes even more difficult. Lucky for us, the internet gives us access to an almost unlimited amount of resources where we can find something for everyone. So whether your father is passionate about keeping up with all the latest gadgets or loves spending… Continue
Added by alice on June 7, 2011 at 11:30am —
What do you think of when you hear the word Ibiza? Crazy party scene? Yes, me too. Perhaps you don't imagine a tranquil and beautiful house to just relax in - like this one from Danish fashion designer Bjorn Bruun. Each summer he takes his wife, son and daughter to this holiday home. Set in the quiet northern…
Added by alice on December 17, 2009 at 10:30am —
If you're one of the millions of travelers grumbling about paying for wi-fi these days, you'll be happy to hear this. Google is offering free holiday Internet access at 47 U.S. airports and on every Virgin America flight.
Just bring a WiFi-enabled laptop or mobile device and stay connected to family and friends for free while you travel now through January… Continue
Added by alice on November 10, 2009 at 11:30am —
Step into any themed park or Las Vegas casino and you'll start to understand the concept behind Reiner Riedler's Fake Holiday series. Can't take that dream trip to Paris? Why, just cross Las Vegas Boulevard and make your way from the gorgeous Italian villas to beautiful Paris! Haven't had time to check out hippos and monkeys in the wild? Why not drive on over…
Added by alice on August 25, 2009 at 10:00am —
Just a quick note to tell you that Eugene and I will be on holiday until Monday, January 5th. We can't wait to get to know everyone even more and we're excited about bringing you new and interesting content in the coming year . Till then, stay safe and warm!
Please feel free to continue posting or interacting on the site.
Happy New Year and see you… Continue
Added by alice on December 26, 2008 at 11:30am —
Before it's too late, I would love to share with you my top 10 Christmas card picks! You know I'm head over heels for anything that combines vintage and modern so here we go...
#10 Family Portrait (up top) is from Red Cap Cards
. Inside: May… Continue
Added by alice on December 18, 2008 at 11:30pm —
It's not often that I call my old friend Martha
and ask her for some help. The girl can be a little too prissy for my taste but during the holidays we're like BFFs. Christmas is right around the corner and rather than rush to the malls this weekend and try to buy things that no one will ever use, I'm… Continue
Added by alice on December 16, 2008 at 11:00am —
So there won't be any fireworks but if you haven't checked out the Disney Concert Hall yet why not this weekend? It's the perfect time...experience the beauty of the Walt Disney Concert Hall while enjoying some beautiful Christmas music by either the LA Philharmonic or the 130 person Angeles Choir. If you haven't bought your special someone a present yet, this might just… Continue
Added by alice on December 15, 2008 at 10:30am —
Yippee! Google does it again, making our lives easier with their fun and useful holiday applications
! Sure Google might just rule the world with all the information they've stored on us but for now, let's just bow our heads and give thanks to this company that makes life just a little bit… Continue
Added by alice on December 14, 2008 at 11:00pm —
Bust out those comfy heels ladies, Hard Rock is inviting us to their open booze party so it's time to dance! Next Wednesday, December 17th from 7p-9p, the property wide open bar party is happening at the Las Vegas Hard Rock.…
Added by alice on December 12, 2008 at 7:00am —
I thought I would start today's posts with a few gift ideas for your friend who loves his/her cup of tea! Love this vintage inspired teapot from Esther Derkx screenprints! Retro photos of flirty gymnasts, dancers & divers give old teapots a fresh upgrade. Interestingly it's one-of-a-kind, so styles will vary. Of course, you could also email them your preferences and… Continue
Added by alice on December 10, 2008 at 9:30am —
Just passing it along. Thanks Charles for the tip!
Added by alice on December 6, 2008 at 8:00am —
Many thanks to SiMonster
for passing this delicious piece of information along. Providence, one of LA's most famous restaurants, is serving up their holiday tasting menu.
Before you close out this post because of the price let me just tell you a bit about… Continue
Added by alice on December 4, 2008 at 1:30pm —
Just a gorgeous set of pictures of one of our favorite Victoria Secret models, Adriana Lima. Behind the scenes action at Victoria Secret’s “Holiday Wish Book” photoshoot. Personally this 27 year old Brazilian beauty doesn't really light my fire but ain't no denying that she looks smokin in these set of pictures. Happy Holidays! Continue
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Added by alice on December 4, 2008 at 8:00am —
Calvin Klein Collection's holiday display in New York City. Titled "Madison Avenue (Doll)House," the installation features a 1,000-pound, four-story "urban home environment", made of steel, acrylic sheet, and four-way stretch Spandex. The house comes with a landscaped rooftop. Passersby are invited to walk up on the custom steps.
The work will remain on view through January 5 at the Calvin Klein Collection flagship at 654 Madison Avenue. The project is designed by… Continue
Added by PANDA JU on December 2, 2008 at 12:33am —