Hello. I’ve missed you. I’ve been incredibly busy with my 9-5 and also working on some amazing projects on my own. I thought I would share one of the them with you. My dear and best friend Crisa is an event planner and organizing the wedding of Karen & Luis. I was lucky to be asked to do their wedding invitations. Their colors are navy and gold. I put together 5 options in both white/gold and navy/gold for the couple. Which one do you like best? Here is a glimpse…
Hello. We have reached Week 8. It was another busy, crazy week. I’m not complaining, I feel very lucky! Here is a glimpse of my week…
The word for the look of the Rodarte 2016 Fall Fashion collection is ethereal. I personally think the backstage scene is more interesting than the Runway show. I love that these backstage photos show you the fashion behind-the-scenes in a cool and edgy way. Fashion, Hair, makeup…everything was on point. Here is a glimpse of the 2016 Fall Rodarte collection…
ps…sorry I’ve been a little quiet on the blog. Life has been extremely busy, but I missed you dearly.
Gong Hey Fat Choy. This means Happy New Year (Cantonese). Chinese New Year officially starts on February 8, 2016 and ends January 27, 2017. The monkey is the 9th animal of the 12 animals in the Chinese zodiac cycle.
If you are a monkey?
You are characterized as lively, quick-witted, curious, innovative and mischievous, but it is also believed to be one of the most unlucky years in the Chinese calendar. The general image of people in this zodiac sign is of always being smart, clever and intelligent, especially in their career and wealth.
In addition, their gentleness and honesty bring them an everlasting love life. Although they were born with enviable skills, they still have several shortcomings, such as an impetuous temper and a tendency to look down upon others.
Lucky signs for Monkeys…
- Lucky numbers: 1, 7, 8
- Lucky colours: white, gold, blue
- Lucky flowers: chrysanthemum, alliums
- Lucky directions: north, northwest, west
Julius Caesar, Leonardo da Vinci, Charles Dickens, Lord Byron, Elizabeth Taylor, Diana Ross, Michael Douglas, Alice Walker, Celine Dion, Tom Hanks, Will Smith, Halle Berry, Christina Aguilera, Owen Wilson, Daniel Craig, Mick Jagger, Bette Davis, Annie Oakley, Eleanor Roosevelt, Cuba Gooding Jr., Gisele Bundchen, Kim Cattrall, Nick Carter, Patricia Arquette, Alyson Stoner, Christina Ricci, Demi Lovato, Miley Cyrus, Nick Jonas, Selena Gomez.
To find out your Chinese animal…
Your sign is derived from the year you were born in the Chinese lunar calendar.
The years below are a rough guide, but if you were born in January or February it may be slightly different as the new year moves between 21 January and February 20.
- Rat: 2008, 1996, 1984, 1972, 1960
- Ox: 2009, 1997, 1985, 1973, 1961
- Tiger: 2010, 1998, 1986, 1974, 1962
- Rabbit: 2011, 1999, 1987, 1975, 1963
- Dragon: 2012, 2000, 1988, 1976, 1964
- Snake: 2013, 2001, 1989, 1977, 1965
- Horse: 2014, 2002, 1990, 1978, 1966
- Sheep: 2015, 2003, 1991, 1979, 1967
- Monkey: 2016, 2004, 1992, 1980, 1968
- Rooster: 2017, 2005, 1993, 1981, 1969
- Dog: 2018, 2006, 1994, 1982, 1970
- Pig: 2019, 2007, 1995, 1983, 1971
Helmet Newton Polaroid
365 no wait 366 days of Polaroid. A friend reminded me that this is a special year – a leap year. We get one extra Polaroid this year. Helmet Newton is my favorite fashion photographer. I love his edginess. This week just flew by. It’s a little bit of a blur. Here is a glimpse of my week…
Love this magazine. Aesthetica – The British art and culture magazine. The photography is absolutely amazing and I love every single cover. The magazine covers photography, visual art, fashion, music, film and theater. It’s a must read for the graphics alone. Love. Here is a glimpse of the gorgeous covers…