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Finally, the sad truths of the the IKEA catalog, revealed through narration: "I hate to be the one to break it to you, but own too much crap to make this work. We have set you up for failure."
I have been a gadget whore for a very long time, but it is only within the last few years that I've started to care about exercise. And just like many people have stacks of Tae Bo DVDs languishing in their basement, I have the Gadget Drawer of Shame.
Today, we will peer into my collection of Fitness Gadgets of Christmas Past…
I have a friend who's covered in Sailor Jerry-style tattoos — roses, swallows, pirate ships, and anchors. Now I LOVE her tatts, but thanks to my fear of needles and commitment, getting vintage-style artwork permanently inked on my skin isn't an option. But I can damn well see it every day in my home!
From bowls to bedding, plus sexy shower curtains, check out some of my favorite vintage tattoo-inspired home goods…
We've talked about boudoir photography over on Offbeat Bride with Why you should consider boudoir photos. Or, how I learned to stop worrying and love my body. Much like the title implied, one of our plus sized Tribesmaids called her boudoir session "honestly the most liberating experience of my life." If you'd like to feel liberated yourself, celebrate the body you love, learn to love the body you have, or give the gift of your sexy-ass self to a special someone(s), you can do so at a special discount with our Oregon-based sponsor The Sensual Photographer.
Calling all performers of all kinds, tattoo artists, Ren Faire seamstresses, aspiring chefs, haberdashers, interior designers, cosplayers, all-around crafty bitches, and brave souls! I'm reaching out to any Offbeat Homies who need to beef their modeling portfolios, update their headshots, show off their Etsy creations, and otherwise promote their own creative businesses.
Check out this light-up bow tie for your dapper animals! Now your pets can be more visible at night without sacrificing their fashion sense. This collar is useful for three main reasons…