19 April, 2010

This Weeks' Time Off.

I spent a lot of time working on arts and crafts, and of course that is never going to end. What I love the most is things for the home. Some of those things look like this:

06 April, 2010

Daily Lurkerage.

I found this AMAZING Steampunk Mod for the iMac (my baby that I miss away at my Mothers) that I really really love here.

A sample picture?

05 April, 2010


I lurk. I do, I'm not ashamed. I go through online resources, I look longingly at blogs and pretty pictures. I get Better Homes and Gardens, I get ReadyMade and DIY Magazine.  My regular trips around the interwebs include Instructables and Apartment Therapy. Those few names I dropped are a sad and sorely edited list, yet one I did so as to look less sad/geeky/lurkery than I am pleased to admit. True, I said I am not ashamed, but I do have limits. I am not crazy, just a nerd.

So, everyone has a style, a "thing. I like pretty much everything. At once. In a jumble. Multitudes of colors and textiles and textures and and and and...you get it. I have visions of how my living and dining rooms should look. I hate what it looks like right now. It's functional and what people would call cute now, myself included. But I hate it. Here is what I wish I could have in it, or at least a sample: