I will fully admit, I think I lead a pretty charmed life. Evidence for this can be found in the fact that I am surrounded by amazingly talented and fun people who regularly break out of their average, humdrum existences to do amazingly fabulous things and go to amazingly fabulous places. And for some reason, they… Continue reading There are a lot of people at Versailles today…
What happens when you get 10 costumers, one videographer, and a whole lot of champagne? Oh, and one FABULOUS 18th c. chateau in France? Watch the video and find out… 😉
I just booked plane tickets to D.C. for a research trip for my thesis, and holy cow, are hotels and rental cars expensive! (Not so much the plane tickets, actually. I was able to get a really good deal on them from Virgin America.) So, to try to offset the cost of this trip, I… Continue reading Buy my stuff!
Today has been super lazy… It’s raining HARD and it’s gray and cold and my bed is warm and my cat is snuggly. So, I haven’t gotten a whole lot accomplished other than napping (though I did work for a bit on my Florentine stays project, but more on that in another post). It did… Continue reading Rainy start to spring break…
I’m currently on East Coast time and so I was wide awake at 5am this morning, digging around on the internet for images to use for my upcoming class on the fashionable Florentine woman’s silhouette in the latter half of the 16th century (which, as things like this are wont to do, is rapidly turning… Continue reading Early morning surprises
If you have been following along on my Facebook posts, you will already have heard the term “brain explodingly awesome” used a few times. Right now, I am sitting on a jet (with wifi!!! The modern age has arrived at last!), drinking a rum and coke, and eating the last few pieces of Donna’s brickle… Continue reading Brain explodingly awesome
Yeah, I know, I go through these periods of long silence on this blog, which is kind of sad, considering all the costuming activities I’m usually involved in. What typically happens is I’ll be up to my eyeballs in studying during the week and then on the weekends, I’ll be up to my eyeballs in… Continue reading Long time, no update