Thrift Store Cosplay Day 21

Day 21: Dick Tracy Who remembers the movie from the 90’s starring Warren Beatty, Al Pacino, Dustin Hoffman & Madonna? I think it’s time to bring Tracy back and I am volunteering as tribute! I’m ready to solve all the crimes!! Hat from my dad’s hat collection Blazer from Salvation Army Pants from OMG ThriftContinue reading “Thrift Store Cosplay Day 21”

5 Fandom Friday

5 Characters I Want to Dress Up as for Halloween I always have a hard time deciding what to be for Halloween every year. Mainly because there are so many beautiful and fun options! And while I usually a pretty decisive decision maker, at Halloween time I tend to waffle, because I want to beContinue reading “5 Fandom Friday”

30 Days of Nerdy Hair – Day 27

Day 27: Catwoman from Batman Many women have donned the famous catsuit, but none were ever so sexy as Julie Newmar in the 1960’s Batman TV show. Michelle Pfeiffer’s is a really close second. Maybe it was really good acting, or maybe that was just Julie Newmar being Julie Newmar. She is in one ofContinue reading “30 Days of Nerdy Hair – Day 27”

#NerdySlumberParty

This Friday night, Nerd in the City is having it’s next #NerdySlumberParty If you’ve never been to a Twitter party before, here’s how it works. The party will kick off at 9pm on…you guessed it…Twitter. You can join the discussion or just follow along with the hashtag #NerdySlumberParty Since it’s a virtual party, you canContinue reading “#NerdySlumberParty”

5 Fandom Friday

My 13 Fictional BFF’s As all of my real life, non-fictional friends will know, I’m a very social person. And I love friends. I love to surround myself with people who are smarter and prettier and just all around better than me. It makes me a better person. It gives me something to aspire to.Continue reading “5 Fandom Friday”

DC vs. Marvel… I Choose Both!

I finally caught up on Arrow and Agents of Shield after giving up TV for Lent. And upon reading tons of recaps and reviews it seems to me as if people are trying to choose between the 2 shows. Just because they are both about superheroes is no reason to choose between them. It’s aContinue reading “DC vs. Marvel… I Choose Both!”

The Pinterest Wormhole

Have you ever got caught in the inevitable Pinterest wormhole? You know what I’m talking about. One little picture of Tom Hiddleston’s face and you are knee deep in pinning every expression he’s ever made. Which leads you to that one photo of him and Benedict Cumberbatch together. Which is just about the most perfectContinue reading “The Pinterest Wormhole”

25 days of (nerdy) Christmas!

“Joy to the nerds!” Day 5: Decoupage Picture Frame What you’ll need: -a picture frame -a couple comic books -scissors -Mod Podge -a paint brush Start by taking your comic books (make sure they aren’t super collectible ones if you are going vintage.) Cut out a bunch of phrases, characters, and panels that you mayContinue reading “25 days of (nerdy) Christmas!”

30 Days of Nerdy Hair

Day 20: Sally from The Peanuts Sally has always been my favorite Peanut! Precocious little sister to Charlie, perpetual stalker of poor Linus. She’s hilarious. Her hair, however, proved difficult. And is a case of inspiration over imitation. I started off with rolling my hair into knots before bed last night. Like I did forContinue reading “30 Days of Nerdy Hair”