Monthly Archives: March 2014

Forever Alone… Hand-In-Hand rings

Because the Asian population of the world apparently suffers from “Forever Alone Syndrome”, there is an Asian shop that sells iPhone covers with a life-size plastic hand attached to them, so you can feel as if you’re holding hands with someone while … Continue reading

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Writing A Paper Of Doom

I’m still writing my paper. The Paper of Doom. It is the Paper of Doom because I failed this course last year, so I HAVE to succeed it this year or I will have one major problem for my study. … Continue reading

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Important Notice

 The very, VERY last thing I need when I’m grumpy is someone telling me to relax. Especially when they use that patronizing tone for it. Let me rage and it will pass, start acting like you’re my parent/therapist/kindergarten-teacher, and my mood becomes … Continue reading

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Shaped Light… Hans Van Bentem’s Chandeliers

Hans Van Bentem is a Dutch artist who can count the likes of Madonna among his customers; his chandeliers are quirky, ridiculous and epic at the same time… If you have ever looked in awe at the majestic chandeliers in … Continue reading

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Memento Mori Monday: In The Wake Of Disaster

It’s Monday again, and in the light of all that is happening in Europe (Who knows, we might be heading for WWIII if we don’t watch out…) I thought to look towards Ukraine for a Memento Mori. The Chernobyl Disaster … Continue reading

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Post-Apocalyptic Doll Parts… Black Water Siren Studio

Black Water Siren Studio is an Etsy shop that specializes in the rugged, post-apocalyptic, Mad Max type of jewelry made from bullet casings, roughly bent metal scraps and pieces of crystal. That is, however, not what I’m featuring it for. … Continue reading

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Books Of Secrets… aLexLibris Bookart

I am one of those people who always carries a notebook around. It’s a habit that I developed back in my “physics days”, when I solved differential equations for fun and never wanted to be without the means to do … Continue reading

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Who Cares If I Didn’t Do It?

So there is something going on in my family. I don’t know what it is, I just know that something is seriously wrong. I noticed it right when I came downstairs for dinner; every fork scraping a plate sounded like … Continue reading

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The Royal Cat Of Research Courage

I am doing research for a paper on some obscure 17th century artist, I have been in the library since 8:30 this morning, and I did not. Have. Lunch. (Which means that I haven’t had food for almost 10 hours. … Continue reading

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Magnetic Attraction… Glauco Cambi’s Jewelry

Here I am again, featuring jewelry… again. I can’t help it that there are so many awesome jewelry designers, right? These pieces by Italian jewelry artist Glauco Cambi caught my eye because they’re both quirky and brilliantly simple. Made from … Continue reading

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