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Costume conundrum

BY Laurie in DIY

I will be cobbling my costume together tonight with McGruber like dexterity in hopes to get out the door in time to take the kids trick-or-treating and then go see the Heloise and the Savoir Faire and Bryan Scary show in Brooklyn. I'm going as Tippi Hedren from The Birds, and I'm torn whether to go as the before or after Tippy. The after (with bandages) is more dramatic, but the birds were finished pecking by the time she got that bandage on, so I just don't know... Read More
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PMS! Give your crampy, grumpy, bleeding-out-your-vagina days a positive spin with this cheer-ful charm necklace! This rah-rah beauty was put together by the crafty lady behind Tiny Picnics. Check out her other adorable stuff on Etsy at TinyPicnic.etsy.com. Read More
Over at Vice they have an article about a French lady that will turn your collected dog fur into yarn, that she then sends back to you so you can make a dog hair sweater! I guess these people want to um, wear their pets. yowza. Read More

Monica Gallagher comics

BY Sarah J. in DIY

On my trip to MoCCA back in June, I met so many cool ladies I didn't know what to do! Luckily, since then I've had some time to catch up with some of them. Monica Gallagher self-publishes everything through her website, eatyourlipstick.com, and her comics range from the autobiographical to the fanciful, with breast size, Greek gods, and murder-for-hire all given a shot. Boobage, shown above, is Gallagher's story of growing up with extra-small breasts, and is a look at the idea that thin girls don't get body image issues. Read More