Archive for January, 2012

Kitchen Towel III

I finally got around to embroidering another kitchen towel. This one, there is no theme. I kinda put whatever I felt like at the time on it. There a mint green owl, star, moon, peach, and tea. They are all things I really like though.


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52 Week Project #4

Happy Chinese New Year!

“Do not fear going forward slowly; fear only to stand still.”-Chinese Proverb

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52 Week Project #3

“The good ended happily, and the bad unhappily. That is what fiction means.”

-Miss.Prism, The Importance of Being Earnest.

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52 Week Project #2

“Let us love Winter, for it is the Spring of Genius.” ~Pietro Aretino

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Vintage Face

As some of you remember I was learning how to style hair last year. Well, I haven’t really been keeping that up. So I decided to start working on it again. The first challenge I gave myself was Victory Rolls. So here is my second attempt at Victory Rolls. The first crashed and burned hard-core. For the back of my hair I tried to fake a Page Boy style.

At first I found this hairstyle really jarring to wear. However, after wearing for an hour or so I really like it. It’s really fun and different from what my hair usually looks like. The red lips too, have grown on my. Not a color I’d wear except for dressing up, but fun to wear.

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52 Week Project #1

I thought I would start this project with my favorite poem and the photo inspired by it.

On a night

when the moon

shines as brightly as this,

the unspoken thoughts

 of even the most discreet heart might be seen.

– Izumi Shikibu

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