It's the one accessory I always have on me, not to mention the only one earning its keep. (Necklaces are so lazy, am I right?)
nail polish
Nothing against drugstore polishes, but I've discovered some gems online made by regular folks moonlighting as nail polish creators. I love the Internet!
leather jackets
Mine only cost $20 (shhhh), but I style it like nobody's business!
It was fun receiving a new package in the mail and exploring different blends I’d never risk a full hundo on.
So let’s talk about conquering the world of Etsy and getting you that vintage wardrobe of your cool friend’s dreams
If I were going to dress up this year, I'd pick one of these.
adventures in overconfidence
Despite the fact that I lack some of the necessary skills needed to make stuff by the book -- specifically reading comprehension, patience, and respect for authority -- I'm forever diving head first into a DIY project.
Other items that perk me up include ice coffee the size of my head, and all of the cookies that there are.
There are shit weeks with no sales at all. Then, you wake up and check your phone to see that some saint in the West Village ordered five gowns last night and paid your entire rent for the month.

Dec 31, 2012 at 3:00pm | 142 comments

Nail art is cool and all but you've gotta add to the hand-party mix with as many rings as you can possibly tolerate!
Some scarves, some DIY, and some personal information about my sexytime preferences.

Dec 18, 2012 at 4:00pm | 55 comments

home decor
I've figured out some inexpensive yet fancy ways to personalize your homestead.
Just leave a comment sharing which Etsy treasure you'd like to find under your tree to be automatically entered.
Etsy's own policies state that they don't allow items that promote racially motivated hatred. So what's going on here?

Oct 16, 2012 at 2:30pm | 97 comments

YOLO, everyone dies, live each day like it’s your last, whichever one of those helps you justify your Etsy purchases.

Aug 30, 2012 at 11:30am | 57 comments

The Internet is coming for you. PLUS: Which one of you vixens has sold their underwear online to complete strangers? I COMMAND YOU TO BE HONEST.
or, "How to dress like a total weirdo."
It's less of a compulsive thing than a reverent one. I consider myself a curator of Gucci.
bing bang
I'm starting to hoard teeny-tiny, simply-designed (and sometimes skull-adorned) jewelry and I CAN'T GET ENOUGH.
When people bring up how I was an "Etsy celebrity,” I don’t think of all the appliqued T-shirts and hand knit accessories; I think of blood and booze and speed and depression.