Handmade Finds of the Week!

I’ve been itching for Fall, despite the unseasonably warm weather. Pumpkin patches, apple cider donuts, costume parties, the leaves changing colors–what isn’t awesome about the Fall? For this week’s finds, I set out with Halloween in mind, and I’ve found a somewhat eclectic collection of handmade wearables to share with you all. I hope you […]

Make Your Own Monstrously Cute Coin Purse!

I’m always looking for new and fun ideas to experiment with, and when I saw a version of this little guy on Pinterest (you can find the pin on my Geek Crafts Board), but there wasn’t a tutorial or pattern to go with him. So, I made up a tutorial and now you can make […]

Handmade Finds of the Week: Geeky Home Decor

Tooling around on Zibbet’s Handmade marketplace, I found myself drawn to a lot of wonderfully geeky home decor this week.  Let me know what you think of these finds! The Original (and most awesome) Warning Sign by Day of the Doodles.  Can you imagine putting this up in your dorm room, studio, apartment, whatever???  Heck, […]

Handmade Finds of the Week!

Do you want to support handmade makers? I know, as a maker myself, that I always try to buy handmade, buy local, and buy responsibly.  That’s why I’m starting a weekly post of Handmade finds on Zibbet (home of my Geek Chic Boutique and hundreds of other handmade makers)! Since it’s August, a lot of […]

Let Bloglovin’ Do All The Work!

    Are you on Bloglovin’? Bloglovin’ is a free service that rounds up all blogs you follow (that are members of Bloglovin’) and sends you an e-mail with links to all the latest posts of JUST THOSE BLOGS! You can see in a glance what’s new on your favorite sites, click the links that […]

Sharknado 3: Oh, hell YES!

Follow my blog with Bloglovin It’s nearly upon us: Sharknado 3! And if you know me at all, you know I have a deep, abiding love for cheese-wheaty monster movies. They’re mindless, ridiculous, ridicule-worthy entertainment, and the Sharknado series is no exception.  To help you all get ready for the Sharknado 3 premiere, I’ve rounded up […]

5 Fandom Friday: TV Spinoffs

This week’s topic is TV spinoffs I’d like to see get made.  I have to admit, this one was tough for me.  But I’ve given it a try.  You’ll have to let me know what you think. #5: Leverage 2.0 Do you remember the show Leverage on TNT?  I LOVE this show. I’ve watched it […]

Find The Geek Chic Boutique at Ugly Glass & Co!

The Geek Chic Boutique is has gone brick-and-mortar.  That’s right, you can now shop for unique, handmade geekery at Ugly Glass & Co in Kansas City’s historic West Bottoms.  Just be sure to visit my little corner of this super unique handmade and vintage shop on the fourth floor of Le Fou Flea.  They’re open […]

5 Fandom Friday: Favorite Aliens

Welcome to 5 Fandom Friday! I’ve joined a fun group of female geek bloggers on Google +, and they sponsor a weekly prompt that I thought would be great to share with you all. This week’s topic: Five Favorite Aliens. OK, so I looked at that topic and thought, “Aliens? I don’t like aliens.”  I’m […]

The Geek Chic Boutique Has Arrived!

  It’s been a long time coming, but The Geek Chic Boutique has finally arrived.  For some time I’ve been thinking about dividing my original business, The Costume Wrangler’s Closet, into two shops. The Costume Wrangler’s Closet will continue to focus on custom costumes, cosplay, and apparel.  You’ll find corsets, clothes, kilts, and can commission […]