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DIY – Chair Reupholstery: Patterns and Plain


This weekend I decided to stay in…which often happens, but usually entails me working or reading books…but this time Jesus said he wanted me to take some “me” time and doing some projects around the house that I’ve wanted to get to since forever – diy chair reupholstery. First I manicured my nails, then I headed to Hancock Fabrics here ... Read More »

Monday Manicure: Birchbox, Essie, and Halloween Nails


I was pretty sure I would not have time to get to my October Birchbox because I was uber busy at work. Saturday I decided to forget it all and take some Tori time and do my nail art design for this weeks manicure monday! Jesus said he wanted me to have cute nail art! LOL. As always the Essie ... Read More »

TGIF: Giveaway – Maxi Dress and Funky Tights!!


My life has been kinda hectic lately… hectic like… go home late from work, fall asleep on the couch fully dressed only to wake up in the middle of the night and not be able to go back to sleep! Right! Nothing combats these moods like shopping or drinking…and since I can’t technically do either right now…what’s a girl to ... Read More »

Fav Fall Color Oxblood – Dress Up, Dress Down


Oxblood. Ugly sounding word for such a hot fall trend. I would personally like to use the words burgundy, wine, Bordeaux, cranberry, merlot…basically anything besides oxblood. This moody, sexy, slightly more sophisticated red with brown undertones is perfect addition to the “line up”. It can be used to add pops of colors to lips and nails or as a nice ... Read More »