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DIY: Make Your Own Pasties (For the Burlesque Dancer in You)

Thursday, March 25th, 2010

If you find yourself twiddling your thumbs Friday night, consider heading down to The High Ball to catch the Black Widow Burlesque Anniversary Show! Cocktail attire and loads of entertainment make this a night you won’t want to miss. In anticipation of the big event, The Duke City Gypsy herself taught TLC how to make […]

TLC’s Valentines Day Crafts Party

Monday, February 8th, 2010

As you decorate your shoe boxes in preparation of the Valentines that will soon fill them, take a moment to check out the gems that came out of Sunday’s Valentines Day Crafts Party! Mimosas in hand, eight Austinites (including a couple Houston crafters) joined forces to indulge in paper, glitter and ribbon. Top Shelf Crafts […]

DIY: Bright Photos, Simple and Unique

Wednesday, January 13th, 2010

Create photographic masterpieces in a jiffy with a lightbox, some toys and a digital camera. Seriously! I discovered this little trick about a year ago while playing around in my studio and continue to love the results. Ever since I was a child I’ve horded miniature relics and idolized dioramas (see: my adventures in an […]

Imagination Required

Tuesday, November 17th, 2009

Here’s an email I received from my good friend, Nails. Not only is she beautiful, she also delivers one gem of an imagination booster – sidewalk chalk wonderlands. She connects with her daughter using this skill and they’ve come up with some fantastic worlds of imagination. Reading her note, I can’t help but be reminded […]

Thanksgiving Crafts Kick Off the Holidays

Monday, November 16th, 2009

My creative ambition is from both my parents. But, my unparalleled love for the holidays is from my mother, specifically. For her, the holiday season started with the first fall breeze and continued well into the new year. Please welcome TLC’s newest contributer and my ridiculously well-spoken mommy, Cindy Hubbard. If this doesn’t get you […]

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