Posted in February 2012

DIY: Moose Head Taxidermy

DIY: Moose Head Taxidermy

I’ve been seeing a lot of taxidermy and antlers popping up in modern interiors. I love the way it contrasts with the sleek lines of a minimalist room as well as the rustic and natural feel it brings to a classically designed one. Finding a pair of my own has been a goal of mine whenever I hit up one of the local flea markets in LA. However, the ones I’ve found have either been too small to suit my tastes or too expensive for me to swallow. Continue reading

The Coachella Survival Kit

The Coachella Survival Kit

Coachella – mecca for both the real and aspirational hipster alike. There is no quicker and easier way to build your hipster cred than to make this spring pilgrimage to the desert town of Indio. The spoils of Coachella are yours for the taking! Here’s what to bring so you can get yours and still escape (relatively) unscathed. Continue reading

DIY: Reclaimed Wood Table

DIY: Reclaimed Wood Table

Early last year, Apartment Therapy had a great post about the “DIY Gods of Spanish Harlem”, a couple of guys who made an incredible reclaimed wood table. When AT posted an article on building your own reclaimed wood table this past summer, I took that as a sign and set out to make my own. Continue reading

Bonobos: the alternative to skinny jeans

Bonobos: the alternative to skinny jeans

As my inaugural post, I thought I’d cover the fashion staple for all hipsters: the skinny jeans. Every bonafide hipster sports this “ultra-slim, glued-to-your-skin denim that makes it look like you’ve been shopping in your girlfriend’s closet.” I do not own a pair of skinny jeans. Although they are a crucial element in the hipster uniform, … Continue reading