sock it to me!

Seven hundred and some pairs of socks ago, I had an aversion to licensed characters on my hosiery. I felt they were too much commitment when I only wanted festive socks that supported my clothes. Well, today’s a new day, it would seem… The biggest haul in awhile now. I mean, the Fairly Odd Parents […]

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day 32: digging out of the clutter

Not much in the garden today, just watered the beds and mowed the yard. Then I turned to the “garage”. We ordered a new refrigerator, to arrive mid-May. the current one works, but random leaks are damaging our kitchen floor. We’re planning to move it to the basement near the walkout at the driveway, which […]

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our wabi-sabi cottage

we have had our little hobbit house for about a year and a half, living in it for just over a year. it is perfect for us. it needs help, it needs work. it has cracks, and chips, and wounds from its lengthening life, but so do we. we will love it, tend to it, […]

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it’s a sockness

Obsession, amusement, sickness. Let’s go with sockness. This has been creeping up on me for over three years now, the last two with a partner that full embraces and enables my obsession. (Almost a foot shorter than me, the only clothes we can share are neckties and socks…)

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happy anniversary

Life is full, and hectic. and full of projects to make the new home photogenic, including Dressing Room 2.0… December 29 was the first anniversary for me and my Boo. I wanted to get him a small something for the wardrobe he has been gracious enough to allow me to expand for him. I knew […]

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runway homo

October 3rd opened up Kansas City Fashion Week. For the second time this fall, I walked for the stunning and talented Andrea Minnette Bledsoe, designer and proprietress of Recrudescence Studio. Andrea has broken new ground, electroplating organic material and adding it to her language of found vintage material. She has also started her journey into […]

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fashion on the fringe

Welcome to my runway model debut: Kansas City Fringe Fest‘s Fashion on the Fringe. A good friend asked my to model for her jewelry line, Recrudescence Studio, as her breaks out more men’s accessories. Of course, I signed on… Photography by Paul Andrews. And… the cufflinks are now mine! Large scale working locket cufflinks. Total […]

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eldredge revisited

I give to you a photo I forgot to post awhile back; a more successful capture of the Eldredge knot: I do enjoy this knot, even considering the limitations of its usage. Or perhaps due to such limitations. I do enjoy rules applied to my journey through life… Journey on, my lovelies!

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