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i write a zine called sidenotes. i like to knit, bikeride, sew,write penpals, and bake. i like to find cute fabrics vintage and new. i collect buttons, faux bois and woodgrain items, cut out pictures of hamburgers, and pyrex glassware. i love giraffes and right now i love the color kelly green (that changes daily!).
i love working on my etsy shop and going on walks to take photos. i love anything picnic or camping inspired. i also have a deep love for autumn; it is my favorite time of year; anything to do with autumn is good!
kings of convenience lisa hannigan, paperplane, all girl summer fun band, red pony clock, rainy day regatta, lucero, mirah, tilly and the wall, ryan adams, elliot smith, xiu xiu, homemade knives, saxon shore, dressy bessy, rilo kiley, rainer maria, cat power, mountain goats, enon, denali, jets to brazil, etc. etc.
harriet the spy, anything by Wes Anderson, the little princess, flashdance, hedwig and the angry inch, v for vendetta, sin city, storytelling, dancer in the dark, igby goes down, rent, the rules of attraction, broken flowers, eternal sunshine of the spotless mind, , etc.
ace of cakes, project runway, flight of the conchords, the oc, gilmore girls, oliver's twist, golden girls, law and order, awkward., new girl, the news and pretty much anything on food network and bravo
knitting, sewing, tapestry, felting, mail art, collage, zines, painting, appliques, paper art, embroidery, i just got into perler beads again!
autumn, leaves, plaid, pumpkin everything(shapes, themes, scentes, food, etc.), faux bois (woodgrain) anything, pyrex, cute fabrics, vintage fabrics, polaroid film, flickr, applique, craft supplies, joel dewberry fabrics, buttons, button mixes, etsy, handwritten letters, yarn, knitting, ultra fine point sharpies (love!), papers, scrapbook papers, vintage, camping or picnic themed items (gingham, retro, calico, thermos), fake glasses/vintage glasses, old yearbooks, apples, rick rack, thread, embroidery threads, the alphabet, vintage children's and science books
FAVORITE STORES: modcloth, fredflare, etsy, forever21, crafts etc., paper sources, delias, target, dollar tree stores, hardware stores, thrift stores
I like fruity scents or warm scents: mango, peach, pumpkin, chamomile, warm sugar. I wear mango mandarin scents from bath and body works. I hate floral scents, especially lavender.
Candies: I like a lot of sour candies, sourpatch kids, funny candy, weird foreign candies
Blankets by Craig Thompson, any and all graphic novels by Jeffrey Brown, the graphic novel series Flight compilations, novels by Francesca Lia Block, David Sedaris, crafty how to books, The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Mysterious Skin, the Torn Skirt, astrology books, classics: Franny and Zooey, the Grapes of Wrath, Jane Eyre.
I LOVE BOOKS!!
These are items I am wanting for myself and daydreaming of! (feel free to send them to me wink!)
iwako erasers, vintage picnic dresses, red leggings or tights, a pair of Toms shoes red or white lace size 10, a vintage chalkboard, season 4 of Always Sunny in Philadelphia, cute necklaces with owls or typewriters, new fabric scissors, new alphabet stickers to choose from, scrapbooking goods from the dollar bin at target, embroidery hoops, yarn skeins, ultra fine point sharpies, faux bois anything, fabric, buttons, nail polish, money for medical bills (who doesn't wish for that!)