Archive for September, 2009

DIY: Handmade Costume Jewelry Bracelet

Monday, September 21st, 2009

When I was little, I absolutely detested family photos. And, whenever I sensed the corralling of family members for a portrait, I’d take off. At my grandma’s house, this meant hiding in the depths of the dress up closet. Nestled between party dresses and satin heels, I’d sit quietly until the photo was over. And [...]

Little Feet Dipped in Pewter

Thursday, September 10th, 2009

A friend of The Lead Chandelier, The Estate of Things, is planning a trip to New York. (In her honor, I’m writing this post with one of The Good Knight’s “Bronx” cocktails in hand – fantastic.)
New York is amazing in the Fall and her post has me revisiting one particular experience. Aside from an atmosphere [...]

DIY: Ink Trees

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2009

During one very important Kindergarten art class, my teacher placed three items in front of me – a piece of paper, a tub of ink and a drinking straw. What grew from these seemingly insignificant objects was amazing. With no more than a dime-sized dab of ink near the bottom of the page and a [...]

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