Friday Faves

Guess what!!! Tomorrow’s the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who!! You guys have no idea how excited I am! I’ve been bored since the last season ended πŸ˜€ And I get to see my lovely 10th Doctor again πŸ˜‰ So in honor of this special day today’s Friday Faves are Doctor Who themed πŸ™‚ (Maybe I’ll convert some of you πŸ˜‰ right?! )

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Mad Man With A Box by nyuszi

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Honesty either the hoodie, the socks, or the iphone 4 case would make me extremely happy πŸ˜‰ (hint, hint)

The Oncoming Storm: Dalek inspired Wristers Pattern PDF

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Aren’t they cute πŸ™‚ They’re Dalek inspired πŸ˜€ My mom knitted me a similar pair (she made the pattern herself). Click the link if you want your own pattern to make them πŸ™‚

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Disclaimer: There are some spoilers in the following video, so if you haven’t finished watching the 10th Doctor I suggest not watching the video πŸ™‚

Honestly the feels!! 😦 (He’s my Doctor if you’re wondering)

Well that’s all for today πŸ™‚

Now don’t forget about my kickstarter πŸ™‚ There’s only 5 days left!

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Friday Faves

So it seems that I totally forgot about Friday Faves last week……oops πŸ˜› I promise I have a good excuse!Β  A couple of my friends were having a joint costume birthday party last Friday so I was busy freaking out about what to wear πŸ˜€ I was a pirate (a very attractive pirate if I do say so myself ;)) Anyway either Saturday or Sunday I’ll show you guys what I gave them as birthday presents. I promise you guys will like them so check back πŸ™‚

The past week has been full to the brim with stuff. Everything from essays, to tests, to ice skating, and just random stuff going on. I’ve barely had a moment to think πŸ˜› Why does everything pile up at the same time? Anyway this weeks Faves are cowl themed! I’ve developed a bit of an obsession cowl scarves πŸ™‚ I’m actually knitting one for myself (I’ll obviously show you guys when I’m done ;)) So here are some of my favorites,

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This link has patterns for two different cowls. The one above and the one below πŸ™‚ Both are pretty (and I may need to make both :))

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This ones also a link to a pattern πŸ˜‰

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Knitting Pattern / Cowl Shoulder Warmer / Bordeaux / Chunky Oversized

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Well here you go πŸ™‚ Now don’t forget that my kickstarter project is still going. Only 13 more days!! I need your help to fill my goal! πŸ˜€

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Yay! It’s Friday! XD Now what do I have for you guys today :3

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Cool, huh? Some of you may remember something similar from an early post of mine. That was my first attempt at make one of these. They’re called Temari. I think they’re from Japan, and possibly China. Wherever they’re from they’re gorgeous πŸ™‚ They started out as children’s toys and evolved into works of art. So today I’m going to show you a few more amazing, labor intensive examples. (The image above has a tutorial on the page, it’s in Russian but has photos :))

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I may have to try to make this one… πŸ™‚ This Temari maker also has other gorgeously complicated patterns

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There are many gorgeous examples around. I think they’ve gotten even more popular and prevalent since I first found them last year. If you are interested in making your own, check your local library for books about Temari. I know my local library has a few. These books have great instructions and patterns without making you search all over for them…trust me on this :/

Have a good weekend! And don’t forget to check out my Kickstarter! (link) I need your help!! πŸ˜€

 

 

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Its been a really long week…but it’s Friday!! πŸ˜€

Today I’m featuring things that I wouldn’t mind owning πŸ™‚

First up and my favorite item of all is….

OctolabraIt’s an Octo-Labra πŸ˜€ Awesome huh? πŸ™‚ Sadly, while I would love to own this gorgeous candle stand…it costs $785. If you can afford it and want to buy it you can find it at sourcecollection.com πŸ™‚

Next we have an amazing umbrella πŸ™‚

vegetabrellaIsn’t it cool! And you don’t have to worry about rolling it up neatly! πŸ˜€ Unfortunately I can only find it on Japanese websites and don’t know how to get my hands on one in the US πŸ˜› The link I found to it is www.ubergizmo.com

The last thing on the list is a cute tea infuser:

manatea infuserIsn’t it perfect for a cold winter day πŸ™‚ It’s cold a ManaTEA infuser πŸ™‚ cute, huh? πŸ˜€ It’s reasonably priced too…maybe I’ll get my mom one…Christmas is coming after all πŸ™‚ You can find it on amazon.com.

Well that’s all for today. Check back soon. I have a project I’ve been working on that I want to show you all πŸ™‚

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It’s that time once again….Friday Faves! πŸ˜€

I’ve had a pretty easy week since I’m on vacation πŸ™‚ This week my faves are sort of all over the place but all great πŸ™‚

Lets start with some pretty things πŸ™‚

Isn’t he gorgeous. Sadly he costs $125 (which I don’t have). His creator is the owner of the Etsy shop called martymagic. You can click on the caption or the image to see what other wonderful creations this shop has. Believe me if I had the money this angler fish would be my first purchase (I seem to have a recent obsession with angler fish…hehe :))

Next up we have something that’s just spectacular πŸ™‚

I loooovvvvee this ring :O If my future husband ever reads this (whoever he will be)….hint, hint πŸ˜€ I honestly would prefer a beautiful band on the ring than a giant diamond πŸ™‚ This is also from an Etsy shop (anjaysdesigns) There are even more gorgeous rings. Seriously I love these (and the prices don’t seem too bad, considering). Click on the image or the caption to be taken to the Etsy store.

Now this is a spectacular project:

Isn’t he a cutie πŸ˜€ He’s 8 feet long! I would totally learn to use a sewing machine just to make him, but there’s no room for him in the house 😦 I vow one of these days he will be mine! πŸ˜€ Click on the photo or the link to see the directions for him (they’re pretty good ones so I suggest checking them out).

And now I’ll just leave this here…:3

I hope you guys have a great Friday! πŸ˜€

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Boy do I have a busy weekend ahead of me starting in a couple hours. A birthday party tonight, volunteering at the library, baking a cake, and attending a vintage themed tea party tomorrow, I wonder if I’ll have a moment to relax πŸ™‚ But I do have the next week off (whooo fall break!) so I’ll relax then πŸ˜€

But I owe you guys a faves post πŸ™‚ Let’s see what I have….

I really know this feeling πŸ˜› (you’d think I’d learn and start working out a bit)

 

I just found that funny (and all so true :))

 

Honestly! How do people think this is okay! πŸ˜›

 

And finally…

Yeeeaah, I wish this wasn’t true… but it is so I’ll live with it πŸ™‚ after all what’s the point of having a guy if he isn’t braver than you πŸ˜‰

I hope you guys are enjoying these posts πŸ™‚ Please comment so I know of your existence and feeeliiiings πŸ˜€

 

Friday Faves!

It’s time for….(drum roll)….Fridaaaay Faavves! πŸ˜€

This weeks been pretty busy, homework sucks πŸ˜› So lets see what I came across recently (or in reality came across a while ago and love it ;))

I came across this trailer not too long ago. I really want to see this when it comes out πŸ˜€ (the video is in French by the way, but you don’t really need to understand it to see why I like it :))

It’s a movie that’s based on a French book called The Boy with the Cuckoo Clock Heart. The guy who wrote it is in a band called Dionysos and he has an album out that has music based on this book. I really like this song (it’s actually how I heard about the book):

I finally got my hands on the translated copy of the book (after searching for at least a year…it took a while for my local library to get it :/). I’ll let you guys know how I like it, but I heard it was really good πŸ™‚ But anyway the movie looks like it’s going to be adorable. And yes the trailer’s in French, but I don’t know what language the film will be in. Either way I’ll watch it πŸ™‚ Maybe I should brush up on my french….;)

The story is basically about a boy who has to have a clockwork heart because his was frozen solid when he was born. As he is growing up he has to follow certain rules, like don’t get too emotional, to protect his heart. But of course, he falls in love. It seems like it’s going to be a sweetly sad story. Hopefully I can find some time to read it decently.

That seems like that’s going to be it for the day. I just have to survive one more week of school (and midterms) and then I get a week off for fall break πŸ˜€

Is there anything specific you guys want to see from me in my upcoming posts?