Who Week: fish fingers & custard

fish fingers & custard

  Happy Friday & welcome back to Who Week! Speaking of that....only 1 more day til Doctor Who!!!! In honor of The Doctor returning tomorrow I thought Curt & I should have a special Who inspired treat. Fish fingers & custard! Yes. Fish fingers. And custard. So...The Doctor has a way of cheating death by regenerating. And when The Doctor regenerates he sort of becomes someone new. Well, not new, but different. He has … [Read more...]

Who Week: Doctor Who Nerdvana

TARDIS & Dalek salt & pepper shakers

  Welcome back to Who Week! How about some crazy cool Doctor Who stuff? All of these (plus many, many more) are on my wish list. I did give the TARDIS mini fridge to Curt for Christmas so we can check that one off the list, only 847 more geeky Doctor Who things to go.   TARDIS vs. Dalek salt and pepper shakers Dalek pencil toppers   TARDIS teapot Doctor Who Scene It TARDIS mini fridge   Doctor Who … [Read more...]

Who Week: Doctor Who Guess Who

doctor who guess who

  I'm back with more Doctor Who geekdom! How about a game of Guess Who: Doctor Who Edition? Isn't this the most awesome, geekiest thing ever?! Karen, a fellow Whovian and blogger, designed this and was nice enough to let others download the PDF files. You can find her full tutorial and PDF files here. This is the one I made and it's not as extensive as hers, but I can't wait to play it with Curtis. Does your person travel in the … [Read more...]

Who Week: etched Doctor Who glasses

doctor who etched glasses

  Welcome back to Who Week! What Whovian collection would be complete without some Doctor Who drinking glasses? Aren't these fantastic?! (Did you say that in Nine's voice?)   Last year I made a set of etched moustache glasses. Since then I've made a couple sets of superhero glasses and now Doctor Who. Clearly, I enjoy glass etching. Here’s what you’ll need for these awesome Who glasses: -a set of glasses (these … [Read more...]

music monday: doctor who

Doctor Who Soundtrack

  I will be letting my geek flag fly this week as I'm doing Who Week here at Happy Looks Good On You. Curtis and I are huge fans of Doctor Who. Huge! It's our favorite tv show of all time. Yes, you read that correctly; of all time. Series 7 will be resuming this saturday and it will also kick off the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who. So I've got a super awesome, geeky week of Doctor Who planned! We'll start monday like most mondays here, … [Read more...]

2nd annual Peep show!

peeps in wonderland {peep diorama}

  Welcome to the 2nd annual Peep Show here at Happy Looks Good On You! Curt and I spent last week visiting Paul and Alison and, of course, had a fantastic time. Among the lengthy list of funtivities we participated in was our Peep Diorama contest. In case you weren't around last year or maybe just forgot here's a little refresher on last year's Peep Show. Alison and I made this one; Indiana Peep & the Raiders of the Lost … [Read more...]

a handful of fantastic prints

152 insights into my soul

  I love prints. Seriously love. Here are five that I've been particularly crushing on lately. This one's a freebie from My Fabuless Life and it is beautiful.   You've Got Mail is one of my all-time favorite movies. And the scene where Kathleen & Joe are discussing the possible meanings of 152 is the best in the movie. This print is brilliant! I've been daydreaming about summer a lot lately and this quote by … [Read more...]

paint pen ampersand

paint pen ampersand

  Ever since my ampersand marquee light I've been a little bit obsessed with ampersands. I'm not exactly sure what it is, but I simply cannot get enough. And paint pens. I've decided I need to do more projects involving paint pens. They're just so stinkin' fun to use.   I started with a piece of scrap wood I rummaged out of the garage. I wanted the wood grain to show through so I painted on a light layer of white … [Read more...]

music monday: cover up

music monday logo 500w

      I love a good cover song. I enjoy hearing another musician's take on a song that I'm already familiar with. I imagine it would take guts to cover an already famous song. I've compiled a playlist with 45 of my favorite covers. Enjoy! Cover Up 1. Love Is Blindness - Jack White2. Hurt - Johnny Cash3. Sweet Caroline - Elvis Presley4. One - Information Society5. I Am The Walrus - Bono6. Let My Love Open The Door - … [Read more...]

the weekly rave

the weekly rave

          Yes! The time is upon us once again for Cadbury Mini Eggs! Why is it that the Easter season has the best candy?     The scratchy raw sounds of vinyl simply cannot be outdone. This wonderful little app for the iPhone duplicates that nostalgic sound with any songs in your iTunes library. Almost as good as the real thing.   If you live in the Salt Lake area and have … [Read more...]