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#TunesTuesday - "Smooth Criminal" Alien Ant Farm

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Hottie of the Week: Matthew Gray Gubler

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Obviously I should have started watching Criminal Minds sooner. That's a given. I made a mistake. The upside for me is that it's meant plenty of binge watching to catch up and falling madly in love with the cast. Basically what I'm saying is that Matthew is the first of the cast to get up here. He won't be the last. Look at this adorable bastard cuddling a puppy...






#TunesTuesday - "Pretty Fly for a White Guy" The Offspring

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#TunesTuesday - "In Too Deep" Sum 41

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Fab Friday: Great White

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#TunesTuesday - "Dirty Little Secret" All-American Rejects

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Fab Friday: Captain America the Beautiful

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No, the titles not a typo. If you think it is, you must be new here ;) The perfect outfit for the Fourth of July!


Lipstick: Blaze by Haute Sugary Necklace:Captain America Domino Necklace by Wilde Designs Bag:Tanya Backpack by Jessie's Studio Bracelet:Gold Cuff by MOST Accessories Dress:Stripe Swing Dress in Navy by ModDame Shoes:Perforated Oxford Flats by Absolutevy


Cosplay Tutorial: Black Widow First Draft + FREE Template

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This is the "beta" version of my Black Widow costume. It's not perfect. There were definitely bumps and bruises in figuring certain things out - which is why future posts will detail all the changes and upgrades that I've made. Still, this version was popular, looked good, and managed to get me featured on Marvel.com for Costoberfest. I also happily rocked this version at DragonCon 2014.

I started with a basic Leggs Avenue Cat Suit because, well, it was cheap. I will also say that it's super stretchy, which made it pretty comfortable to get in and out of. I modified it for SHIELD purposes with these patches, secured with E6000. The only problem with that is that I kept catching the darn things while taking my purse on and off. No, I couldn't figure out a way to go entirely without a purse for a full day. Underneath I wore some cheap Shapewear from Walmart that's really super comfortable along with a regular bra and panties. Upside is that despite being s…