Sparkle #163: Travel with the Holiday Magazine

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I recently came across some illustrated covers for the Holiday Magazine, and was curious to know more about their content and readership. The Holiday Magazine was first published in the US between 1946 – 1977, and it introduced a new… Continue Reading

Sparkle #132: Fall Fashion Moodboard

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I love creating mood boards! They are great for visualizing different elements of a theme. You can experiment with multiple components, put together contrasting as well as complementary elements and play around with different compositions till you find one which feels just right! A mood board… Continue Reading

GoogleBun Fridays: Week 38 Favorites

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Happy Friday folks! Below are my top picks from the web for this week; what have you been reading? Have a good weekend! Keep your skin clean in a big city.  Cinnamon apple muffins recipe. What makes a great cookbook? How to create more… Continue Reading

Sparkle #128: Fall Wallpapers for your Desktop

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Another week and the leaves will start changing color, the wind will get cooler and the days shorter! If you haven’t already, start thinking about fall and all the fun it is going to bring in the coming weeks. Everything gets updated… Continue Reading

Sparkle #116: Illustrated Playing Cards

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Illustrated playing cards are so much fun to look at, they almost always end up distracting me from the game! Illustrations done for a pack of playing cards tend to be creative as well as extremely versatile. Given that a deck of cards… Continue Reading